Opinion

Hershey has demonstrated his love of this region

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: We believe John Hershey will be an excellent state representative for Lewistown, Derry Township, Burnham, Granville Township, Juniata Terrace, Bratton Township, Oliver Township, McVeytown and Menno Township. He has already spent countless hours going door to door here in ...

Voting for Book is chance to buck two-party system

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: Have you ever walked into the voting booth not feeling very excited because you know it’s going to be a choice between a Democrat or a Republican? Many people don’t even vote at all for this very same reason. Even if there is a third-party candidate on the ballot, people ...

Quiz time

Local Columns

My goodness, it’s been a busy week. Everyone I’ve talked to seems to be juggling commitments and rearranging their rearrangements. My Southern friends would say, “Y’all have more on your plate than you can say grace over.” Consequently, I’ve been a bit overwhelmed and no one has ...

Wagner has shown he is more fit to lead than Wolf

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: I support Scott Wagner for governor because he has real solutions for the problems facing the people of Pennsylvania and I believe he will defeat Tom Wolf in the November general election. In terms of fiscal policy, Scott Wagner has shown he knows how to balance ...

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 ...

Hershey’s sincerity makes him the clear choice

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: We are writing in support of John Hershey for state representative. We have known the Hershey family for some years now. John has always utilized very good common sense and moral judgement. Recently, we had the opportunity to spend a day with John as he interacted with our ...

Wear green this Monday to show your support

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: Monday, Oct. 22 will be the first recognized Phelan-McDermid Syndrome Awareness Day. Gov. Tom Wolf has signed an official proclamation offering his support after a local family impacted by this syndrome made the request in honor of their daughter Riley who will be 5 years old ...

Hershey will work hard to make our district better

Letters to the Editor

To the editor: As an elected representative to the Republican State Committee for Mifflin County, I’ve been watching local politics for a long time. This is why I was impressed when state representative candidate John Hershey, in the early days of his primary campaign, took the time to meet ...