Local News

Mt. Nittany has addition to Executive VP, Finance and Admin. Services

STATE COLLEGE — Mount Nittany Health is pleased to announce the addition of Damon D. Sorensen, MBA, as the health system’s Executive Vice President, Finance and Administrative Services. With more than 30 years of healthcare finance and operations experience, Sorensen most recently served ...

In the region

Derry Township to begin tree pickup YEAGERTOWN—Derry Township will begin picking up Christmas trees next week. Trees will be picked up beginning on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019, and the last day for pickup will be Monday, Jan. 7, 2019. Residents are asked to have their trees at the curb by 7 ...

Making bale

Photo submitted A stack of hay bales painted with an image of a snowman by Kendra Swartz sets outside her home in East Waterford.

Two local men charged in armed robbery

LEWISTOWN —Two local men were charged Sunday with connection to an armed robbery that occurred Dec. 14, court documents indicate. Documents state that Devian Jimenez-Rounds, 21, and Nathanial S. Gerfin, 20, both of Lewistown, used bandannas to cover their faces when they entered the ...

Local man charged with assault, resisting arrest

LEWISTOWN — A 24-year-old man was charged Sunday after attempting to assault police and resisting arrest, court documents indicate. Adam D. Fink, of Lewistown, was intoxicated and behaving aggressively in public on Saturday, documents indicate. When police intervened and advised Fink that ...

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 ...

Police report

Pennsylvania State Police Lewistown ¯Drug possession – Woman faces drug charges after crashing an automobile under the influence, according to a report from PA State Police Lewistown. Renee Sherman, 28, of Lemoyne was arrested on November 3, 2018 at 2:19 a.m. after operating an ...

Lottery

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

People potpourri

¯David Crader, of Milroy, celebrates his birthday today. ¯Cathy Snook, of Belleville, celebrates her birthday today. ¯Vickie Snyder-Laub, of Shindle, celebrates her birthday today. Editor’s note: The Sentinel welcomes birthdays, anniversaries and birth announcements for daily ...

Salvation Army continues to meet community needs

LEWISTOWN — The Salvation Army church in Mifflin County and service units in Juniata County have one mission: to meet the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of their communities. “We do not discriminate against anyone,” said Darlene Means, co-captain, with her husband David Means ...