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Police report

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Pennsylvania State Police ¯ Underage alcohol — One person is accused of consuming alcohol while under age. According to the report, a juvenile was drinking alcohol at the Strodes Mills baptist Church on May 18 at 1:40 a.m. ¯ Crash —Two cars were involved in a crash. The police report ...

People potpourri

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¯Mike and Kathy Criswell, of Ferguson Valley, celebrates their 14th wedding anniversary 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 ...

Lottery

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The winning numbers selected Monday in the Pennsylvania lottery were: Day Pick 2: 3-8 Wild: 5 Day Pick 3: 0-2-3 Wild: 5 Day Pick 4: 8-2-6-1 Wild: 5 Day Pick 5: 3-8-4-5-5 Wild: 5 Night Pick 2: 2-4 Wild: 9 Night Pick 3: 0-5-0 Wild: 9 Night ...

Setting it straight

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Tom Sprout was a volunteer junior firefighter with City Hook and Ladder at the time of the 1968 fire at Dairyland in Reedsville. His title was incorrectly listed in a photo caption on Page A1 of Monday’s edition. Editor’s note: The Sentinel strives for accuracy in its reporting, but ...

In the region

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Juniata Valley YMCA to offer swim lessons BURNHAM —The Juniata Valley YMCA is offering swimming lessons, taught by skilled instructors, to school age and preschool children. Class for school age are 9 to 9:45 a.m., June 18 through 22. Preschool classes are 10 to 10:30 a.m., June 18 ...

Time for change: MCHS graduation

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LEWISTOWN – Cherish this moment, then look ahead. This was the message Saturday evening at Mitchell Field in Lewistown, where the seventh graduating class from Mifflin County High School gathered for commencement. In front of a full stadium of friends and family, salutatorian Owen Shawver ...

Some things you never, ever forget

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LEWISTOWN -Three young men were remembered Saturday afternoon at Victory Park. Their deaths 50 years and one day prior - on June 1, 1968 - were being call the “9/11 of Mifflin County.” The trio of junior firefighters with Lewistown Fire Department perished responding to a silo fire at ...

‘Miracle kids’ never lose hope

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TIPTON—Drew Chesney and Ellie Ritzman have one significant thing in common: “They’re kids who are persevering, with a really great outlook,” said Mike McMullen, communications specialist for Children’s Miracle Network at Geisinger Medical Center-Danville. Chesney and Ritzman were ...

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 Sunday in the Pennsylvania lottery were: Day Pick 2: 7-1 Wild: 4 Day Pick 3: 3-3-9 Wild: 4 Day Pick 4: 9-5-2-4 Wild: 4 Day Pick 5: 1-9-8-3-4 Wild: 4 Night Pick 2: 0-5 Wild: 8 Night Pick 3: 3-6-5 Wild: 8 Night ...