Firehouse rock

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Sentinel photo by ERIN THOMPSON C.J. Snare, center, the lead singer of the band FireHouse, reaches out to fans attending the ‘Bands for Brotherhood’ benefit concert, Saturday evening, at the Malta Home in Granville. The concert, which was hosted by United Fire and Rescue, Granville ...

Best in show

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Sentinel photo by BUFFIE BOYER Brandie Bailey, of Millerstown, walks her Great Pyrenees ‘Grizzly’ in the pet parade at the Thompsontown Fall Fest Saturday. Grizzly won best of show at the parade.The festival was part of the area’s Goose Day activities. For a complete list of Goose ...

Ready for takeoff

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Sentinel photo by MATT STRICKER Bryant Peachey, left, 7, of Belleville and Brian Kauffman, 9, of Bedford, look over a Monarch butterfly emblazoned Kolb ultralight aircraft on display at the Fall Gathering held Saturday at Plane View Airport in Belleville. The Fall Gathering is hosted annually ...


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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 ...

Farm bureau gives September report

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Hello and welcome to the latest edition of the Farm Bureau Report! Thank you to everyone who attended our county annual meeting! And thank you especially to our sponsors: Mark Partner Nationwide Agency, Zimmerman’s Glasslined Storage, Pennian Bank, Hoober’s, Seed Consultants, Agronomy ...


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

In the region

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MCHS Marching Band takes home first place LEWISTOWN — The Mifflin County High School Marching Band was on the road again Saturday to compete at the Bishop McDevitt Crusader Classic Band Competition. The band finished in first place and also brought home the specialty awards for Best Drum ...

JHS Homecoming

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Sentinel photo by BUFFIE BOYER Sarah Rowles, third from left, is crowned the 2018 Juniata High School homecoming queen by 2017 queen, Sydney Sheaffer, Friday night at the home football game at Dietrick Field. Joining the queens are Gage Treaster, left, and Jessen Abram.

Off the beaten path


McVEYTOWN — Surrounded by the beauty of the Juniata River, mountains and farmland and the occasional rumble of trains going by, Quiet Valley Campground in McVeytown offers its guests a chance to unwind and get back to nature. Owned by Chris and Amy Renno, the campground is the perfect ...

On a mission


There are two sides to Haiti. One is called Labadee. It’s for the cruisegoers, the wannabe rich and the really rich, tourists who hammock and snorkel and enjoy cold drinks in overpriced souvenir glasses. The other side is called “all the rest of the country.” It’s outside the gate ...