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Road work temporarily halted

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MIFFLINTOWN—The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is alerting area drivers that work to improve more than 22 miles of roadway in Juniata and Mifflin counties is continuing. Through mid-August drivers can expect to encounter work at the following locations: Juniata ...

Lottery

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

People potpourri

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¯Linda Kay Souders, of Middleburg, 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 ...

Trip to series is hardly a free ride

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LEWISTOWN — Mifflin County’s 15-year-old Babe Ruth all-stars are on their way to the organization’s World Series for the second time in three years and they need your help to get there. The Babe Ruth national organization provides only a portion of the funding needed to get the team ...

Man found guilty of sexual assault

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MIFFLINTOWN—Bradley Kemp, 46, of McAlisterville, was found guilty Wednesday afternoon of four criminal counts, including indecent sexual assault of child and corruption of minors. A 12-member jury, consisting of three men and nine women, deliberated for seven minutes after reviewing the ...

Farm handoff

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Sentinel photo by BRADLEY KREITZER Wyatt Hancock, 12, left, of East Waterford, hands the ball off to teammate Zeb Berry, 10, of Mexico, during the duck walk race at to Juniata County Youth Fair’s Barnyard Olympics Wednesday evening in Port Royal.

Catholic church releases names of sex abusers

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HARRISBURG — The Roman Catholic Diocese of Harrisburg released a list of names of clergy and seminarians accused of sex abusers and a public apology to those affected following a press conference that was held Wednesday morning in Harrisburg. Bishop Ronald Gainer issued a statement on ...

Where faith and fitness meet

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MOUNT UNION —Devoted to his faith and a passion for fitness, Adam Shawver has brought the two together in his new venture as the owner of Solid Rock Wellness Center in Mount Union. “When working with people, faith is the most important,” Shawver said. “But fitness provides benefits as ...

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 ...

Mount Union man killed in accident

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From staff reports. MOUNT UNION—A Mount Union man was killed following a vehicle accident that occurred on July 26 in Union Township, Huntingdon County. According to a report from Pennsylvania State Police Huntingdon, Teddy Dean Mays, 60, of Mount Union, was traveling north on Hares ...