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Mifflin County hosts Farm City banquet

BELLEVILLE — Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2019, Belleville Mennonite School was the location of the 2018 Farm City Banquet. This event is organized by the Kiwanis Club of Lewistown, the Mifflin County Farm Bureau and the Juniata River Valley Chamber of Commerce. For 63 years, Farm City celebrations ...

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Academy announces new, local program

LEWISTOWN– In celebration of National Apprenticeship Week, the Mifflin County Academy of Science and Technology announces the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry’s Apprenticeship and Training Office (ATO) has approved a new apprenticeship program for The Academy in hopes to expand ...

Lottery

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

Local woman sentenced

LEWISTOWN — Bridgette Gibson, 28, of McVeytown, was sentenced by Judge Aaron Gingrich Friday to a minimum of 44 days incarceration after pleading guilty in September to one felony count endangering the welfare of a child. “Bad choices result in bad consequences,” Gingrich said prior to ...

Man sentenced for trespass, receiving stolen property

LEWISTOWN — Kaleb Eaton, 25, of Lewistown was sentenced by Judge Aaron Gingrich to a total of 21 months supervision on Friday, after pleading guilty in September to four felony counts criminal trespass, one misdemeanor count receiving stolen property and one count driving under the ...

Mount Union man pleads no-contest

HUNTINGDON — George Ross, 55, of Mount Union pleaded no-contest to one count simple assault on Thursday, during his scheduled formal arraignment, according to court documents. Ross was sentenced by President Judge George Zanic to a minimum of one and a maximum of 23 months incarceration, ...

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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 ...

No trout about it

Sentinel photo by BUFFIE BOYER Fifth grader Lauren Ames separates dead trout eggs from the living eggs, Thursday, as Sacred Heart School prepares to participate for the second year in the Trout in the Classroom program. The school’s participation in the Trout in the Classroom program was ...