Features

History buff comes full circle with job at museum

BOALSBURG - Starting with a sixth grade History Day project about the tank on display at the Pennsylvania Military Museum in Boalsburg, and ending up as the administrator of the same museum, Tyler Gum of Lewistown, feels that he has come full circle.Gum, a 2004 graduate of Lewistown Area High ...

Scandinavian design rooted in folk art

Scandinavian design focuses on the lifestyle choices of those living in the lovely regions of Northern Europe. In Norway, Denmark, Finland and Sweden, furniture must be thrifty in cost, comfortable and related to outdoor living.The unique seasonal weather changes known to Scandinavia dictate ...

Mount Union marching band wins a first place trophy

MOUNT UNION - The Mount Union Area High School Marching Band brought home a first place award at its first competition of the season held Sept. 10 at Juniata Valley High School.The marching band, under the direction of Rick Kane, Director of Bands at Mount Union, is playing a tribute to David ...

Juniata homecoming to be held Sept. 30

Homecoming activities at Juniata High School will take place during halftime of the Juniata Huntingdon football game on Sept. 30 at Dietrick Field.The homecoming queen candidates were selected by various extracurricular clubs at Juniata High School to represent academics, the arts, athletics, ...

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 ...

‘Possibility and promise’

LEWISTOWN - Larry Schardt, or "Rock and Roll Larry" as he is known throughout the Juniata Valley and beyond, is an avid writer; he writes nearly every day."I love to write and to share my writing," he said.Schardt is an author, speaker and the creator of The Success That Rocks series. He ...

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 ...

Event to be held on Sept. 3

BURNHAM - Burnham Community Day will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 3 on North Beech Street in Burnham.Breakfast will be served from 7 to 10 a.m., and lunch from noon to 2 p.m. at the New Life Church on Beech Street. A pancake breakfast is $3; pancakes with eggs and sausage is $4. For ...

‘Crickfest’ to feature local food, animals and music

MILLHEIM - The Penns Valley Conservation Association has announced that the 14th Annual Crickfest celebration is scheduled for Sept. 4. The event will be from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Cobern Park, Coburn. Crickfest is free and open to the public. All proceeds from the event go to support PVCA's ...