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Juniata Valley churches host Vacation Bible School

Religion

Paintersville Christian and Missionary Alliance Church PAINTERSVILLE — Paintersville Christian and Missionary Alliance church is having “The Incredible Race Vacation Bible School” 6:45 to 8:15 p.m. Wednesday evenings June 12, 19, 26, July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, Aug. 7 and 14. The lessons ...

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Religion

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First and second

Local News

STATE COLLEGE — Mount Union won its fourth baseball state championship Thursday evening, defeating Notre Dame-Green Pond by a 9-1 score in the PIAA Class 3A championship game at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park in State College. Seth Smith threw a complete game for the Trojans, who won their ...

Academy sees growth in 2019-20 enrollment

Local News

LEWISTOWN — Enrollment is up for the 2019-20 school year at the Mifflin Count Academy of Science and Technology. Assistant Director John Bilich told the academy’s operating committee during its regular meeting Thursday night that they are projecting to have 442 students — up from last ...

Flags for Heroes event to be held today at noon

Local News

LEWISTOWN — The Flags for Heroes event is scheduled to begin at noon today in Kish Park. The event will include the reading aloud of the names of all the heroes being honored with a flag. The flags will then remain on display in the park for one week after the event. Rev. William Weary ...

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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 ...

Longer delays coming for Potters Mills Gap

Local News

POTTERS MILLS — Though the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation’s Potters Mills Gap project is still on schedule, longer traffic delays are projected for two weeks, starting June 17. Marla Fannin, media contact, and Greg Sidorick, construction manager for PennDot District 2, said ...

JC school board to approve budget

Local News

MIFFLINTOWN — Residents of Juniata County School District will see a new interim superintendent if approved by the district’s board of directors during its voting meeting next Thursday. The board reviewed items that will appear on next week’s agenda Wednesday, which include appointing ...

McAlisterville woman charged for drugging, raping two people

Local News

SELINSGROVE — A McAlisterville woman was arraigned Tuesday in Snyder County after being charged June 5 for drugging two people and participating in sexual activities with them against their will, court documents indicate. Documents state in February 2016, two people were invited to a camper ...

Former Midd-West teacher sentenced for endangerment

Local News

LEWISBURG — A former Midd-West fifth-grade teacher was sentenced to probation Monday after pleading no-contest to child endangerment charges in Union County in March. According to court documents, Kurt M. Sprenkel, 45, of Middleburg, was charged in May 2018 after police received reports ...