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Authorities: State College police officer shoots, kills man

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From staff reports STATE COLLEGE—An unnamed State College Police Department officer shot and killed a man Wednesday afternoon while attempting to serve a mental health warrant, according to a report from Pennsylvania State Police Rockview. According to a press release from SCPD, at ...

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 ...

Lottery

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

In the region and state

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Juniata High School to host donkey basketball MIFFLINTOWN — Juniata High School will host its annual donkey basketball game, Monday, at Tuscarora Junior High School in Mifflintown. Seniors from the high school will begin playing at 7 p.m. Tickets are available for purchase at the high ...

Sacred Heart to host open house

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LEWISTOWN — Sacred Heart of Jesus School will hold its annual spring open house 6-7:30 p.m. March 28 for all interested families looking to enroll for the 2019-20 school year. Join other families across Mifflin and Juniata Counties and find out how you can afford a private education. Sacred ...

Spell ‘win’

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Sentinel photo by MATT STRICKER Mifflin County Christian Academy fifth grader Paiton Fultz spells ‘Geometry’ for the win in the Middle School Spelling Bee featuring students from Mifflin County Christian Academy, Sacred Heart School and Belleville Mennonite School, Tuesday evening in ...

DLI announces perception survey

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LEWISTOWN—Effective Wednesday, a comprehensive, online survey is live and available on the Downtown Lewistown Inc. Facebook page and website, for community members to share their perceptions of downtown Lewistown, said Jim Zubler, executive director of DLI, during their quarterly ...

Special event planned for local first responders

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PORT ROYAL—A special day is happening at the Juniata County Fair this year, as the Juniata County Agricultural Society is in the proccess of finalizing plans for the inaugural Post 9-11 First Responders Recognition Day to be held on September 5, at the fair grounds. Wednesday, Clarence ...

Local man charged with aggravated assault, DUI

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LEWISTOWN—A McClure man was charged Sunday with aggravated assault and Driving Under the Influence, after reportedly crashing his vehicle into another vehicle, as well as punching one of three accusers, court documents indicate. Documents state that Jared D. Henry, 37, was tailgating a ...

Artsy open house

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Sentinel photos by ERIN THOMPSON Juniata Mennonite School held its open house Wednesday. The event will continue from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., today. The school’s Science and Tech Ed Fair will also be held from 6 to 8:30 p.m. today. Shown, seventh graders Lydia Benner, Erin Sheaffer and Kathryn ...