Letters to the Editor

Thanks for making BVI, districts a success

To the editor: It is with great appreciation that the Mifflin County Cross Country Booster Club would like to extend our thanks to the many volunteers and patrons of the Big Valley Invitational and District 6 Cross Country Championships. Thanks to the following businesses for their generous ...

Everyone needs to strive to live like Jesus says to

To the editor: We live in a divided society. We see it on the news every day and shake our heads in disbelief at the words being hurled between and among individuals. Unfortunately, this anger between various groups in society is becoming the norm. What is to be done? The answer: On an ...

Thank you for support of annual Goose Day Run

To the editor: It is with great appreciation that the Juniata Valley Striders would like to extend our thanks to the runners and sponsors of the 41st annual Goose Day Run: Geisinger, Recognition Engraving, Wilson’s Meats and Groceries, MidState Roofing and Coating, Houtz Chiropractic ...

Our community has much to be thankful for

To the editor: It is the week of Thanksgiving, and I must express some gratitude for the wonderful community we live in and call the Juniata Valley. For me this year has been extremely busy, and there are so many things to be thankful for in my life. There are a few things I think everyone in ...

Model Railroad Club announces open house

To the editor: The annual Christmas open house for the Mifflin County Model Railroad Club will again start with the opening of the Festival of Ice from 5 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 29. The club’s layout is in the basement of the old Montgomery Ward building located on Monument Square ...

Academy open house brings back memories

To the editor: The open house at Mifflin County Academy was a delight. Yes, to the palate but largely in seeing and feeling “the enthusiasm of the students and faculty” encompassing the wide variety of occupational career fields. I am a Lewistown High School “commercial” graduate ...

Rotary Veterans Day service was wonderful

To the editor: Lewistown Rotary Club, I would like to thank you for the wonderful Veterans Day service you had. The guest speaker, Col. Lengenfelder gave a great speech and the meal was excellent. It was an honor to receive a gift from your club and to have it presented by the colonel to ...

Spaghetti supper will help support Meals on Wheels

To the editor: The Milroy Lions Club wishes to announce our November spaghetti supper. It will be held at the White Memorial Church fellowship hall, Main Street, Milroy. It will be held on Nov. 15. We will serve from 4 to 7 p.m. The menu will be the same: spaghetti, meatballs, salad, bread, ...

Thank you for helping with meat canning project

To the editor: The Central Pa. World Hunger Association would like to thank everyone that attended our 45th annual meat canning meeting and meal on Oct. 25. We have had 30-some people turn out for the meeting. Jesse Diem opened the meeting with prayer and welcoming all that came. We were ...

Never before have we been more in need of prayer

To the editor: Never before in history have we stood in greater need of prayer. Will we be people of prayer for such a time as this? I will therefore that men pray everywhere, lifting up holy hands without wrath and doubting. (I Timothy 2:8). Alma Griffith Lewistown