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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 ...

Ready for the crown

Photo submitted by KELLI STRASWER Members of the Juniata High School homecoming court are, from left, front, Julie Hart, Chloe Zendt, Autumn Haubrick, Sarah Rowles, Lydia Glick and Laney Dowling; back, Josh Whitesel, Parker Noss, Austin Palm, Jessen Abram, Lawson Fitzgerald and Chase Lehman. ...

Lottery

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

People potpourri

¯Shane Groce, of Lewistown, celebrates his 24th birthday today. ¯Tony and Hope Burd, of Mifflintown, celebrate their 27th anniversary today. ¯Luann Riden, of Reedsville, celebrates her birthday today. ¯Sis and Randy Snyder, of Strodes Mills, celebrate their 55th wedding anniversary ...

In the region

Work to begin on Route 22 in Juniata County MIFFLINTOWN—The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation is reminding area drivers that a resurfacing project on Route 22 in Juniata County is scheduled to begin Monday, Sept. 17. This project will improve ride quality and extend the life of ...

Family hosts tournament

MIFFLINTOWN — Even though Harper Lynn Miller will never know it, she has changed lives. Harper was stillborn in 2015 as a result of heterotaxy syndrome, a rare condition that involves defects of the heart and other organs of varying types and severities. After her passing, parents Gary ...

Man injures ex-employer with vehicle

MIDDLEBURG—An area man made contact with and was arraigned by Magisterial District Judge Lori Hackenberg, according to Middleburg Borough Police Chief Tony Jordan, regarding charges filed against him in May for verbally harassing and injuring a former employer with his vehicle, court ...

Fit for a king

Sentinel photo by BRADLEY KREITZER Jeff Krick Jr. performs his Elvis tribute show during the 127th McClure Bean Soup Festival & Fair Wednesday evening in McClure. The festival continues until Saturday with bean soup being served beginning at noon each day.

Residents continue the fight to keep school

MIFFLINTOWN —Residents of Lack and Tuscarora townships continued to fight for their school Wednesday night, during a public hearing held to discuss the closure of four of the district’s elementary schools. Juniata County School District Board of Directors Solicitor Scott Etter, who led ...

Huntingdon county resident pleads guilty to two felony counts forgery

LEWISTOWN — Britney L. Hostrander, 22, of Mount Union, pleaded guilty Tuesday to one felony count forgery and one misdemeanour count accessing device unauthorized by user. In February, Hostrander reportedly issued two checks from a bank account belonging to one of her tenants, totaling ...