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Construction underway on Honey Creek Rd. bridge CLEARFIELD — Construction for a Route 1002 (Honey Creek Road) bridge in Mifflin County got underway Wednesday as part of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation’s Rapid Bridge Replacement Project. The bridge spans Honey Creek in Armagh ...

Police report

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Pennsylvania State Police Lewistown ¯Access device fraud—PSP Lewistown investigated an incident of device fraud that occurred on May 23 in Walker Township, Juniata County. According to the report, Joshua Huentequeo, 20, of Mifflintown, purchased a gaming system for $488.11 using the ...

People potpourri

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¯Brian and Lori Yocum, of McVeytown, celebrate their 33rd wedding anniversary today. ¯Randy ‘Buck’ Rhodes, of Milroy, celebrates his birthday today. Editor’s note: The Sentinel welcomes birthdays, anniversaries and birth announcements for daily publication in “People ...

Lottery

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

table for two

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Sentinel photo by BUFFIE BOYER Walt Michael competes in the table tennis event Wednesday at the Juniata Valley YMCA in the 33rd annual Senior Games. The game continue today with basketball, Wii bowling, stationary bike cycling and horseshoes.

District showing growth compared to other schools

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MIFFLINTOWN — Juniata County School District is showing growth when it comes to standardized test scores, Superintendent Keith Yarger said Tuesday. According to a report, completed by Eidex, a company that provides data analytics to Pennsylvania School Districts at no cost, in most cases, ...

Calendar

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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 ...

Deadline for arts grants approaching

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By halie kines Sentinel reporter LEWISTOWN — Local people and organizations seeking funding for arts projects once again have the opportunity to receive grants through Community Partnerships Resource Conservation and Development Council, Inc., a regional partner with the Pennsylvania ...

Lumberjack demonstration coming to Reedsville

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REEDSVILLE — The Pennsylvania Lumberjack Association will perform live demonstrations from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Bender Park as a part of Reedsville Community Day. Members of the association, both men and women, travel to competitions and demonstrations throughout Pennsylvania and ...

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Re-enactor plans two visits to Ohesson Manor LEWISTOWN — Civil War re-enactor Donald “Red” Husler, of Mifflintown, will speak from both the Union and Confederate perspectives in two presentations at Ohesson Manor. Husler, will speak at 2 p.m. on Friday in the social room, from the ...