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People potpourri

≤Alivia Snook, of Maitland, daughter of Josh and Heather Snook, celebrates her 11th birthday today. ≤Vicki Shepherd, of Reedsville, celebrates her birthday today. Editor’s note: The Sentinel welcomes birthdays, anniversaries and birth announcements for daily publication in “People ...

Lottery

The winning numbers selected Wednesday in the Pennsylvania lottery were: Day Pick 2: 5-4 Wild: 4 Day Pick 3: 2-6-1 Wild: 4 Day Pick 4: 4-2-5-7 Wild: 4 Day Pick 5: 2-4-7-9-0 Wild: 4 Night Pick 2: 1-7 Wild: 9 Night Pick 3: 1-8-3 Wild: 9 Night ...

President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with lawmakers on immigration policy in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Deal sought as shutdown nears

WASHINGTON (AP) — Searching for a bipartisan deal to avoid a government shutdown, President Donald Trump suggested Tuesday that an immigration agreement could be reached in two phases — first by addressing young immigrants and border security with what he called a “bill of love,” then ...

Mental health clinic opens

MIFFLINTOWN – Juniata County residents in need of mental health services now have a location close to home. During Tuesday’s meeting of the Juniata County Commissioners, Christina Campagna, site supervisor and therapist at the ReDCO Group Mental Health Clinic, was on hand to introduce ...

2 Juniata men plead guilty in separate cases

MIFFLINTOWN — A Thompsontown man pleaded guilty, on Tuesday, to charges involved the alleged statutory sexual assault of a 14 year old. Adam J. Swisher, 19, pleaded to aggravated indecent assault, statutory sexual assault and corruption of minors before President Judge Kathy Morrow. Other ...

2 Juniata men plead guilty in separate cases

MIFFLINTOWN — A Port Royal man pleaded guilty, on Tuesday, to charges that resulted in the 2015 death of Naomi Ruth Grix. Lance A. Zimmerman, 38, pleaded guilty to homicide by vehicle while driving under the influence, driving under the influence and related traffic offenses at Juniata ...

Calendar

Editor’s note: The Sentinel offers nonprofit and other community organizations an opportunity to promote upcoming events for free in this community calendar for three days before the event. Events needing reservations also may be promoted for up to two weeks prior to the reservation ...

In the region

CareerLink to be closed Monday for MLK Day LEWISTOWN — The PA CareerLink®Mifflin County will be closed on Jan. 15 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Mifflin County Dems sponsoring training LEWISTOWN – The Mifflin County Democratic Committee will be providing free training ...

Local woman wins Apple Pie Contest

HARRISBURG — In the search for Pennsylvania’s best apple pie, five judges tasted 73 entries, ultimately selecting Lucinda Donough, of Port Royal, Juniata County, as winner of the Blue-Ribbon Apple Pie Contest on Saturday at the 2018 Pennsylvania Farm Show. Donough, and her husband, ...

Biscuits will help you get three servings of dairy

Hello everyone! My name is Jordan Taylor. I am a Juniata County Dairy Maid, and want to remind you to get your three servings of dairy every day. One thing I like to eat to help give me the three servings of dairy I need is Red Lobster Biscuits. Red Lobster Biscuits For the biscuits: 2 ...