Right up her alley

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Sentinel photo by BRADLEY KREITZER Emily Koontz of New Bloomfield plays skee ball Friday during the Embassy Fair at Kish Park. The fair runs until April 28.

Bon-Ton reveals liquidation details


Bon-Ton announced that a going-out-of business sale at 212 of its stores and e-commerce websites has begun. A news release stated that liquidation sales are expected to run approximately for 10 to 12 weeks. Bon-Ton currently has 250 stores, 38 of which are already in liquidation from a ...



LEWISTOWN — Everyone has a favorite food that they crave and, for many of those people, there’s only one place to get it. Earlier this year, the Juniata River Valley Visitors Bureau asked the public via this newspaper and several social media sites for the one food they crave that ...

Speaking on sacrifice


McCLURE — Nothing emulates God’s love like the sacrifice Jesus made on the cross, says Dr. Jose Acosta, a pulmonologist with Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital. Acosta, of Boalsburg, spoke to the congregation at Mount Bethel Church of McClure about the physical death of Jesus Christ from a ...

What is there to do around here?


LEWISTOWN — Along with the new Hometown Cravings Special Interest Tour, the Juniata River Valley Visitors Bureau is also debuting two new weekend itineraries created by local notables. The Juniata County Commissioners (with special thanks to Alice Gray) created a Juniata County Weekend, ...

Come just as you are


I recently read Max Lucado’s book titled, “You’ll Get Through This.” I strongly recommend it to all of you. I don’t want to ruin it for you, so suffice it to say...God always wins. Friends, no matter what is happening now in your life, has happened in the past, or what may happen in ...

Man facing 3 counts of child pornography

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MIFFLINTOWN — A 28-year-old man was arrested Friday after pornographic images of a person or people younger than the age of 18 were found on a computer he allegedly was using in Fermanagh Township, according to court documents. Joseph Thom, of Plymouth, New Hampshire and formerly of ...

Amy Beth Stetler

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Amy Beth Stetler, 35, of Lewistown, passed away April 18, 2018 at her residence. Born June 25, 1982 in Lewistown, she was the daughter of George A. Stetler of Reedsville and Lois Kennedy of Yeagertown. Amy is survived by a daughter, Sky Munson of Reedsville; a sister, Melissa Calhoun and ...

Session on marriage annulments offered locally


A free session on church teachings on the sacrament of marriage will be discussed as well as invalid marriages and the various annulment processes in Danville next month. The topic of marriage, divorce and annulments in the Catholic church can be a sensitive issue. Because the topic touches ...