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Back to school

Sentinel photo by TIM SHUMAKER David J. Yoder, left, of Heavener, Okla. and a member of the Belleville Mennonite School Class of 1968, enjoys a meal with his wife, Clara, during the school’s homecoming weekend. The class enjoyed a meal and tour of the school to celebrate its 50th class ...

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 ...

Teach Ag Day

Submitted photo On Sept. 20, 2018, Juniata FFA traveled to Penn State University for National Teach Ag Day. The chapter took eight students to tour the student farm at Penn State, the Meat Science Laboratory and the Deer and Dairy Research Farms. At the Meat Science Laboratory, they learned ...

Farm Bureau stays hopeful for revised NAFTA agreement

CAMP HILL – Pennsylvania Farm Bureau is cautiously optimistic that a new trade agreement dubbed the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement will benefit farm families in Pennsylvania and across the nation by improving the North American Free Trade Agreement, which has been in place over the ...

In the region

Penn State Extension to Host a Free Soils Workshop SPRUCE HILL - You are invited to a day dedicated to soils! The Penn State Extension would like to invite anybody who works in agriculture with field and forage crops to come join Dr. Charlie White, soils specialist, Penn State University, ...

Lottery

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

People potpourri

¯Zander Knicholas Lee Crader, of Milroy, son of David and Heather Crader, celebrates his 15th birthday today. ¯Zack Hackenberg, of Lewistown, celebrates his birthday today. Editor’s note: The Sentinel welcomes birthdays, anniversaries and birth announcements for daily publication in ...

In the region

MCHS Marhcing Band takes another first LEWISTOWN —The Mifflin County High School Marching Band made the long trip to Mount Joy to the first annual Donegal High School Band Competition on Saturday and returned home with the same result-another first place and the specialty awards for Best ...

Horsing around

Sentinel photo by BRADLEY KREITZER Donelle Foor, left, and her son Chasen Foor, 2, both of Spring Mills, get ready to take a pony ride around the Mifflin County Youth Park during the 2018 Harvestfest Friday evening. Harvestfest continues from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. today at the Youth Park in Reedsville.