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Postal announces candidacy for commissioner

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LEWISTOWN—Mifflin County Commissioner Robert Postal announced that he will seek the Republican Party’s nomination in the 2019 race for county commissioner. Postal was appointed in May 2017 by President Judge David Barron to fill the unexpired term after Lisa Nancollas resigned. “It has ...

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 ...

People potpourri

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¯Sandy Haines, 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 ...

Lottery

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

Red Green

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Steve Smith has made a career out of playing, well, Steve Smith. More accurately, he’s been, for most of 40 years, his signature character — Red Green. And Red is back on the road this year in what Smith hints could be the final public appearances for his alter ego. Red Green began as ...

Honey Grove man charged with child sexual assault

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PORT ROYAL — A 59-year-old man was charged Thursday after disclosing to police that he had sexually abused two children younger 10 years old, approximately 12 to 15 years ago, according to court documents. Documents state that Mark E. Oberholtzer, of Honey Grove, admitted to taking the ...

Grow up, Kenny

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Author’s note: This story is about my dad and how he grew up when he was having his first kid. I chose to write this story because my dad is a role model to me, and I wanted to learn more about him when he was younger. The story is also about my sister Danielle and how she struggled as a ...

Group at 61 percent of goal

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The United Way’s annual campaign goal for 2019 is $450,000. To date the United Way has raised $276,000 which is about 61 percent of the goal. The majority of the donations come from workplace campaigns and corporate contributions. “We have just under two months left in the campaign ...

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 ...