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Program offers businesses competitive advantage

LEWISBURG —Businesses can propel to the next level of success with the PA Engage! program, a new statewide business retention and expansion program that offers companies advantages and connections. In a 10-county central Pennsylvania region, a network of publicly funded partners empowers ...

In the state

Make-A-Wish seek wish granting volunteers POTTSVILLE—Children who are living with critical illnesses need the power of a wish. Make-A-Wish needs local residents to make it happen by volunteering their time and compassion to assist with fulfilling wishes. Make-A-Wish is currently looking ...

Lottery

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

People potpourri

¯ A card shower is being held for Brent and Rosie Peachey, of Reedsville, who celebrated their 25th anniversary on July 17. Mail cards to 42 Marlick Ave., Reedsville, PA 17084. Editor’s note: The Sentinel welcomes birthdays, anniversaries and birth announcements for daily publication in ...

Setting it straight

Maria Fowler, a junior at Juniata College majoring in biochemistry, was named to the dean’s list for the spring 2018 semester. Due to incorrect information provided by the college, her major was incorrectly stated in Saturday’s paper. Editor’s note: The Sentinel strives for ...

Happy hands

Sentinel photo by BUFFIE BOYER Kennedy Strawser, left, and Micah Rhinier, practice using their hand puppets during a puppet workshop held by Adam Swartz Puppets at the Juniata County Library Wednesday. The workshop was part of the library’s summer reading program.

Woman sentenced for 2010 murder

MIFFLINTOWN—Brenda Sue Smith, 62, of Globe, Arizona, was sentenced Monday to a minimum of 20 and a maximum of 40 years incarceration in Muncy State Correctional Institution, according to Juniata County District Attorney Cory Snook. Smith entered a guilty plea on May 4 to murder in the third ...

Man charged with 14 counts

LEWISTOWN—Timothy P. McConnell, 37, of Lewistown, was charged Wednesday with 14 criminal counts, including Driving Under the Influence and six felonies, which include forgery and theft by deception. According to court documents, McConnell was responsible for a Yeagertown motor vehicle ...

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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 ...