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Lottery

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

Salute service

Sentinel photo by BRADLEY KREITZER James McMullen salutes a veteran banner after attaching it to a utility pole along Market Street in Port Royal Wednesday morning. The veteran banners were placed on 19 poles in Port Royal from the intersection of state Route 75 and state Route 333 to the ...

Officials talk child abuse prevention

LEWISTOWN — As the third week of National Child Abuse Prevention Month draws to a close, various Juniata and Mifflin County officials joined together to explain what child abuse is, how to prevent it and what services are available for victims and their families. According to Mifflin County ...

Mifflin Co. graduate takes shooting to Junior Olympics

From staff reports COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Mifflin County graduate Amber Schifano has taken her shooting skills to a new level. Schifano, a biomedical studies major at Morehead State in Kentucky, competes on her college rifle team and she recently took part in a Junior Olympic ...

Local disabled youth presented with special adaptive equipment

MILL CREEK — Three Lewistown youth were among Tuscarora Intermediate Unit 11 students with disabilities to be presented with devices that will help improve their daily lives during the Tuscarora Intermediate Unit’s 46th Annual Convention of School Directors at the Huntingdon County Career ...

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 ...

Annual McVeytown event slated for May 25

From staff reports MCVEYTOWN —The streets of McVeytown will come to life on on May 25 for the 33nd annual Country Memories Day. Festivities will kick off at 6 a.m. with registration at the corner of Queen and Holiday streets, as vendors arrive. Breakfast will be served near the town ...

Embassy Fair opens today

LEWISTOWN —The 23rd annual Embassy Fair opens today and runs until April 27 at Kish Park. The fair will be closed on Easter Sunday. Features include Bartlebaugh rides, food, games and live entertainment through Pennsylvania Partners in the Arts. The pony rides are back as well. ...

Author plans visit to Juniata Co. Library

MIFFLINTOWN —Juniata County native Donald Marino is returning to the Juniata County Library to showcase his new book, “Return of the Shadows.” Marino visited the library last year. This year he will visit the library from 2 to 3 p.m. on May 5, signing books and donating a book to the ...

Top of the town

Apply now for PCA arts apprenticeships LEWISTOWN —Through the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, Community Partnerships is now accepting applications for Folk and Traditional Arts Apprenticeships. Applications are due on April 22. Folk and traditional arts are defined as those ...