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BMS welcomes new superintendent

Religion

BELLEVILLE — Belleville Mennonite School welcomed Dr. Michael Giglio as its new superintendent. According to a news release from the school, he brings with him many ideas to add value to its pre-kindergarten through 12th grade program. Now an ordained minister, Giglio was once an atheist ...

Religion calendar

Religion

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Reunions

Features

Editor’s note: A list of upcoming reunions is published weekly on the Entertainment page. Missing classmate requests are published once and repeated only if updated. Brief reports of reunions and class reunion photos with the people identified in the order in which they appear are accepted ...

Group opposes retaining coach

Local News

LEWISTOWN – An agenda item for the Sept. 27 business meeting of the Mifflin County School District Board of Directors unleashed a small firestorm from a group of concerned residents. On the agenda is the hiring of spring sports coaching positions, including current baseball coach Bernie ...

School district cracks down on vaping

Local News

MIFFLINTOWN — Juniata County School District administrators are cracking down on students who are caught vaping in school. East Juniata High School Principal Benjamin Fausey told the school’s board of directors at its meeting Thursday night the Food and Drug Administration has declared ...

Commissioners discuss business

Local News

LEWISTOWN – During a brief business meeting on Thursday, the Mifflin County Commissioners took the following action: ¯ Approved the grant application for Rights and Services Act/Victims of Juvenile Offenders funds for the period January 1, 2019 through December 31, 2020 in the amount of ...

Calendar

Local News

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

Local News

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

Penn State Extension to offer workshop

Local News

LEWISBURG — Family favorite foods make traditions. Convenience foods are in high demand. Bold new flavors wanted. Are you a food entrepreneur that thinks outside the box? Penn State Extension’s Food for Profit is a one-day workshop to help you work through the maze of local and state ...

Day of Caring

Local News

Sentinel photos by BUFFIE BOYER Travis Zangrilli, left, and Leanne Faulkner, along with the rest of the team from Century 21 Above and Beyond, paint the concession stand at Dietrick Field at Juniata High School Wednesday as part of the United Way of Mifflin Juniata’s annual Day of Caring. ...