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Reunions

Editor's note: A list of upcoming reunions is published weekly on the Entertainment page. Missing classmate requests are published once and repeated only if updated. Brief reports of reunions and class reunion photos with the people identified in the order in which they appear are accepted for ...

Best sellers

HARDCOVERFICTION1. "Bullseye" by James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge (Little, Brown)2. "The Underground Railroad" by Colson Whitehead (Doubleday)3. "Insidious" by Catherine Coulter (Gallery Books)4. "Sweet Tomorrows" by Debbie Macomber (Ballantine)5. "Truly Madly Guilty" by Liane Moriarty ...

Jam session to be held in Milroy

MILROY - A 50s open jam will be held from 7-9 p.m. Aug. 26 at Milroy Senior Center.The following musicians are scheduled to play:?Bill Bittner, Don Yantz, Charlie Arntz and others, as well as a special appearance by "Lavern and Shirley."A food booth will have hot dogs, sauerkraut, vegetable ...

Fair seeks contestants for title of ‘queen’

MIFFLINTOWN - Molly Caroline Arnold, of Mifflintown, knows her year-long reign as Juniata County Fair Queen and State Fair Queen Contest first alternate is drawing to a close.Arnold is 20 years old and attends Lancaster Bible College. She has represented the Juniata County Fair over the past ...

Security issues explained

LEWISTOWN - Nowadays you need a password for just about everything, and people with nefarious goals are becoming more and more creative in how they figure out your passwords."Almost everything of ours, banking, email can be found online. We have to protect ourselves," Juniata County Library ...

Reunions

Editor's note: A list of upcoming reunions is published weekly on the Entertainment page. Missing classmate requests are published once and repeated only if updated. Brief reports of reunions and class reunion photos with the people identified in the order in which they appear are accepted for ...

Barnraising replaces burned structure for historical society

ALLENSVILLE - It takes a community to raise a barn.The Kishacoquillas Valley Historical Society's "new" barn has been constructed in Allensville, thanks to the efforts of many individuals, organizations and businesses.After suffering from a devastating fire on Oct. 9, 2014, in which many ...

Stone Arch Players Third Annual Theatre Camp

LEWISTOWN - The Stone Arch Players held a children's theatre camp from June 6 to 10, culminating in a performance held at the Theater-in-the-Park, Kish Park, home of the Stone Arch Players.The demand for the camp continues to increase, and organizers hope to expand even more in the future. The ...

Hat Ladies tell stories at Historical Society tea

LEWISTOWN -The Mifflin County Historical Society's mission is to "preserve the past for the future." And that's exactly the message that came across during the entertainment segment of the society's "Hats, High Heels and Handbags Tea," held last week at Ellen Chapel.The surprising bearers of ...

‘Rising Fear’

LEWISTOWN - Curtis Caldwell, a fourth grade teacher at Lewistown Intermediate School, will star as Agent Ron Carter in "Rising Fear," which premieres July 21 in Johnstown.Caldwell, who is originally from southern Illinois, first caught the acting bug after he auditioned for Shakespeare's ...