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USDA commodity food distribution to be held today

LEWISTOWN — Mifflin Juniata Human Services has announced that distribution of USDA commodity food through the TEFAP program will be held from 8 to 11 a.m. today at Salvation Army, 9 South Dorcas St., Lewistown and at Calvary Bible Church, 100 Calvary Lane, Lewistown (off the Burnham exit). ...

Senior Games

LEWISTOWN — All adults age 55 and older are invited to participate in the 33rd Annual Senior Games, Mifflin-Juniata Area Agency on Aging’s yearly summer event. Activities reflecting all sorts of interests and skill levels — bowling, billiards, miniature golf, card games, table tennis, ...

People potpourri

¯Dustin Rheel, of Belleville, celebrates his 35th birthday today. ¯Shirley Dumm, of Lewistown, celebrates her birthday today. Editor’s note: The Sentinel welcomes birthdays, anniversaries and birth announcements for daily publication in “People potpourri.” Submissions can be sent ...

Lottery

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

Symposium offers insight to women

­McVEYTOWN — Like many of the women attending the inaugural Women’s Leadership Symposium on Wednesday, Brooke Drake, of Lewistown, had a gratifying experience. “It was wonderful to hear women in industry share their knowledge and their willingness to grow others,” she ...

Prominent keynote speakers give guidance, offer life advice

McVEYTOWN — The Women’s Leadership Symposium on Wednesday at Body and Soul Community Center in Strodes Mills was filled with sessions to help guide women through work/life balance, leadership, finances, hormonal changes and social media branding. Mixed with breakout sessions were three ...

Charges dropped against area man

LEWISTOWN — Charges against Christopher Gahagan, 49, of Lewistown, have been dropped after his estranged wife admitted to providing false reports to law enforcement earlier this month. She has now been charged. According to a report from the Lewistown Police Department, Marla Gahagan, 44, ...

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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 ...

FAME hosts ‘Stop the Bleed’

LEWISTOWN—Members of the Lewistown Kiwanis and South Hills School of Business had the opportunity to learn how to treat life-threatening bleeding during a “Stop the Bleed” program hosted by FAME EMS on Tuesday night. “Stop the Bleed” is a national campaign that was formed by a work ...