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Valley View prepares to celebrate 50 years

BELLEVILLE— Valley View Retirement Community has announced plans to celebrate the 50th anniversary of its 1968 opening. More than 50 years ago, Valley View Haven opened its doors to the first 24 residents. In the years since 1968, literally hundreds of individuals and their families ...

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‘Peter Pan Jr.’ soars to GENEROO stage SELINSGROVE — The Generoo Organization will present an evening performance of Disney’s “Peter Pan Jr.,” the story of a boy who wouldn’t grow up and a girl who has to. The musical will be presented at 7 p.m. on Friday and Saturday at ...

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Post 287 to elect officers MILROY — Milroy American Legion Post 287 will hold its election of officers from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at the post. Ohesson Manor to hold benefit 5K LEWISTOWN — The 5K Jingle All The Way walk-run is scheduled for 10 a.m. July 21. The event benefits the ...

People potpourri

¯Ann Royer, of Maitland, 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 to the virtual newsroom at www.lewistownsentinel.com or emailed to ...

Lottery

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

Project in final phase

POTTERS MILLS—The Potters Mills Gap construction project is on schedule and expected to be completed in October 2020, according to Greg Sidorick, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation region two construction manager. Additionally, Sidorick said the roadwork will shift to overnight ...

County asked to intervene on elementary school closing

MIFFLINTOWN - Noting the southern end of the county will suffer greatly if the Lack-Tuscarora Township Elementary School is closed, a group of citizens approached the Juniata County Commissioners Tuesday asking them to intervene with the recent school district decision to close their school and ...

Man pleads not guilty to attempted homicide

LEWISTOWN—Travis Stambaugh, 32, of Enola, pleaded not guilty to 10 criminal counts on Tuesday, during his formal arraignment before Judge Aaron Gingrich. Gingrich advised Stambaugh of the charges against him, six of which are felonies, and informed Stambaugh of all pre-trial motion ...

Clifton pleads guilty to aggravated assault

LEWISTOWN—Wesley Clifton, 21, of Lewistown, pleaded guilty Tuesday to one felony count aggravated assault and one misdemeanor count endangering the welfare of a child. Clifton was sentenced by Judge Aaron Gingrich to serve a minimum of 15 and a maximum of 30 months incarcerated in a state ...

Committee selects new officers

LEWISTOWN—New officers were recently selected for the Mifflin County Republican Committee and they have new goals for the upcoming election season. The officers were selected on June 26 and include Chairman Jim Smith, Vice Chairman Nelson Reiffannacht, Treasurer Helen Kirk and Secretary ...