Letters to the Editor

We must stop the revisionist history

To the editor: I am writing because I once gave our president the benefit of the doubt and started considering his ideas. After awhile, I no longer will consider the ideas of the conservative right in America because they don’t seem to own their extremes once their ideology goes out of ...

Thank you for making dad’s final days extraordinary

To the editor: We would like to recognize and share the outstanding care that the UPMC Hospice team provided our family. Our father, Robert Klinger Sr. fought a long battle and recently went home to be with the Lord. No words can begin to express our gratitude and love for each and every ...

Fayette Carnival Parade winners announced

To the editor: The Fayette Community Carnival Parade Committee wishes to thank all who participated in the 2019 parade: Grand Marshal-Richard & Susan Watts; Judges-Anthony & Barb Varner, Kirk Freed, Tyson Troutman and Cassidy Dillman; Juniata County Veteran’s Council; Juniata County ...

The gang at Louie’s is together once again

To the editor: Somebody told me the other day that Louie was back in town. I went over to the tavern yesterday, and sure enough, it was open for business with Louie behind the bar. It all looked the same except for a plastic palm tree behind the bar with a label that said “Another Sunny Day ...

Help of many made Beef Club auction successful

To the editor: The Juniata County 4-H Beef Club would like to thank the following who donated items for our sale for Ronald McDonald House of Danville: Juniata Lumber, Juniata Junction Restaurant, Sticky Bun Cafe, Lester Stuck Building Supply, Sheetz, Hilly Ridge, Mac’s Clothing, Pallet ...

Thank you for support of Randy Zook Golf Open

To the editor: Thank you to all who were a part of the Randall Zook Golf Open at Lost Creek Golf Club. We are grateful to our company sponsors: Metzler Forest Products, Jarden Plastic Solutions, Kyfus Metal Sales, David Maines Assoc. Fayjan Tools, Mid-Atlantic Green Builders, Teksaver’s, ...

Fayette carnival parade winners announced

To the editor: The Fayette Community Carnival Parade Committee wishes to thank all who participated in the 2019 parade: Grand Marshal—Richard and Susan Watts; Judges—Anthony and Barb Varner, Kirk Freed, Tyson Troutman and Cassidy Dillman; Juniata County Veteran’s Council; Juniata County ...

Thank you, Bernie Howard, for your work

To the editor: I’m taking this time out of my day to recognize and thank Mr. Bernie Howard. I have been lucky enough to have coached with three of the best baseball coaches in Mifflin County history. First Mr. Frank Pupo, Mr. Fred Zook and finally Bernie Howard. All three of these men ...

Pro-lifers are eager to help women, kids in need

To the editor: Pro-lifers are ready and eager to help women and children in need. I am concerned that the claims in Mr. George Fisher’s letter will give struggling moms in our community the wrong impression. Crossroads Pregnancy Center in Lewistown and Mifflintown offers compassionate, ...

It is our responsibility to be informed voters

To the editor: It seems to me that the only person/persons responsible for the Russian meddling in our democratic process is us — the American voter. I have not heard a single political pundit or seen a single national newspaper send out a public service announcement urging every American ...