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People potpourri

¯Carol Dudick, 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 to the virtual newsroom at www.lewistownsentinel.com or emailed to ...

Radiologist examines mummy X-rays

LEWISTOWN — X-rays are not uncommon, but set of bones recently scanned could be considered more unusual. A Peruvian mummy, dated between 800 and 100 B.C, was scanned at Geisinger Community Medical Center in Scranton last month, so that Dr. Dana Jackson, forensic and diagnostic radiologist ...

All that glitters

Sentinel photo by MATT STRICKER Shelley Haupt, left, of Tyrone, shows a piece of her costume jewelry to Carolyn Breon, of Belleville, during a presentation held Friday at the Ohesson Manor Senior Living Community, Lewistown. Haupt has been collecting costume jewelry for thirty years and ...

Carvell to run for school board director position

MIFFLINTOWN — Malinda (Mindy) Carvell is seeking the Region 2, Fayette Township school board director position. She is a lifelong resident of Juniata County, graduating from East Juniata High School and Mifflin County Academy of Science and Technology. She would like to see the district run ...

Walk of fame

Sentinel photo by MATT STRICKER Kolbi Knode and Hudson First walk the promenade prior to the Mifflin County High School Prom held Saturday in Lewistown. Sentinel photo Rodney Henry and Morgan Houtz, walk the promenade prior to the Mifflin County High School Prom held Saturday in Lewistown.

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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 ...

Lottery

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

Finally feeling at home

MILROY — Imagine the home you have fits the size of your family but does not meet your family’s needs, especially because one of your family members is wheelchair-bound. Until about a week ago, that was the Grassmyer family story. Five-year-old Arizona Grassmyer woke up one day, 11 days ...

Garden may be installed, used as outdoor classroom

MIFFLINTOWN — Plans are in motion to install a garden that could be utilized as an outdoor classroom at Juniata Elementary School. Shanna Varner, president of the Juniata Elementary School Parent Teacher Organization, presented plans to the Juniata County School District’s Board of ...

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 ...