Opinion

Thank you, moms

Editorials

Mother’s Day is Sunday. If this is news to you, then our suggestion would be to quickly figure out a way to honor your mother that day. But if your mother is like so many others out there, you’re lucky — even if she is no longer with us. Mothers are the very best of us. They do so ...

Democrats need to work with Trump as God wants

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: Our nation is at a crossroads. The choices are being made between the principles of God and the rebellion of hell. Donald Trump was voted into office by the church, bringing with him the commandments, the rules that God set upon us. Just as the prophets and especially Jesus ...

New and popular titles at Juniata County Library

Local Columns

With so many good books being released all the time, it can be hard to determine what to check out next. Every week, I offer a run-down of significant releases available here at the library. Visit our online card catalog at juniata.sparkpa.org to search today or call (717) 436-6378 to have a ...

Online gambling leaving lottery profits at risk

Editorials

To varying degrees, lotteries impact the budgets of America’s states. Even if lottery profits are directed primarily toward funding specific programs, like in Pennsylvania, where senior citizen programs benefit, those profits enable states to avoid tapping general fund budgets for that ...

Barr was right to refuse what Nadler proposed

Editorials

Congressional hearings often have far less to do with getting information than with giving lawmakers public platforms on which to advance their own interests. Witness the number of times celebrities rather than genuine experts are called to testify. They draw more attention from the ...

Remember the names of heroes, not murderers

Editorials

Let us hope the name of the man who shot two people to death and wounded two others at the University of North Carolina in Charlotte fades quickly from the public’s consciousness. If notoriety was part of his goal, it ought to be denied to him. Riley Howell should be remembered. When ...

Thank you for support of JHS after prom event

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: The Class of 2019 of Juniata High School and Junior Parents’ Association would like to thank the following businesses and people for their contributions to this year’s after prom: Abundant Blessings, Adam Fry Trucking, Ag Source/Jon Hart, Altoona Curve, American Legion of ...

New and popular titles at Juniata County Library

Local Columns

With so many good books being released all the time, it can be hard to determine what to check out next. Every week, I offer a run-down of significant releases available here at the library. Visit our online card catalog at juniata.sparkpa.org to search today or call (717) 436-6378 to have a ...