Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS
 
 
 
Adult Boy Scout reflects on childhood experiences and personal growth

February 25, 2014 REEDSVILLE — My name is David Blehi, and I am 30 years old. I have been a member of the Boy Scouts of America for practically my entire life, and I am proud to call myself an Eagle Scou. more »»

Girl Scouts offer confidence, empowerment to young girls in Mifflin, Juniata counties

February 25, 2014 REEDSVILLE — The phrase, “Once a Girl Scout, Always a Girl Scout,” is often heard throughout the Girl Scouts in the Heart of Pennsylvania’s 30-count service area, as generations of Girl Scouts share... more »»

Obstacles arise when working around kids

February 25, 2014 I have spaces throughout my house where I sit down to work. I write for a living, and I have to find time to do that without children screaming and TVs blaring in my ears. more »»

Special needs program celebrates activities

February 25, 2014 LEWISTOWN — Mifflin-Juniata Special Needs Center, Inc., located in Lewistown, provides year-round programs that support and empower individuals with disabilities to become part of their community. more »»

4-H programs have something for everyone

February 25, 2014 LEWISTOWN — 4-H means a lot more than head, heart, hands and health. It means getting up early to feed your animals, working with them when it’s hot or cold and even when you do not want t. more »»

Specialty clubs offer friendship, guidance as youth participate in regional, state competitions

February 25, 2014 LEWISTOWN — My name is Leanna Baker, and I have been a member of the Mifflin County Horse and Pony 4-H Club for more than two years. more »»

JHS FFA takes young leaders to new places

February 25, 2014 MIFFLINTOWN —When five freshman entered a classroom at Juniata High School, little did they know the journey they would take. more »»

Club takes road less traveled

February 25, 2014 LEWISTOWN — The Keystone Off Road Club was founded in August of 2012 by a few friends who went on off-road trail rides togethe. more »»

Acing the job search as teens, young grads

February 25, 2014 LEWISTOWN — Many teens and high school graduates will be feeling the pressure from parents to find a job soon. more »»

Stepping Stones supports children diagnosed with autism

February 25, 2014 LEWISTOWN — Many parents know the added support necessary to develop strong social/emotional attachments and resiliency in their childre. more »»

CPYM encourages ‘xtreme’ faith in youth

February 25, 2014 THOMPSONTOWN — It’s Monday evenin. more »»

H.I.S. draws local help for international aid

February 25, 2014 Editor’s note: While many local agencies strive to meet the needs of Mifflin and Juniata county residents, another area nonprofit reaches out to a broader audience. more »»

‘Right fit’ books help struggling readers

February 25, 2014 LEWISTOWN — Parents always ask me, “What is the best book for my child?” Or they ask me to show them where the second grade books are or the fourth grade books. more »»

Key Club gives students opportunity to serve

February 25, 2014 LEWISTOWN — Caring — Our way of life. That’s the Key Club motto. Key Club International is the high school derivative of Kiwanis International and functions in many of the same way. more »»

Kid Connection celebrates children, families

February 25, 2014 LEWISTOWN — Kid Connection has become a widely attended annual tradition in Mifflin County, but its origin can be traced simply to one group of people determined to make a difference in their... more »»

One for the books

November 14, 2013 Let’s rewind to when Max was born. He was a healthy, smiling, loving little boy. As time went on, at around 10-12 months old, we started to suspect that something may be wrong. more »»

Don’t bounce the baby

November 14, 2013 When my wife approached me about writing an article about raising children, I jumped at the opportunity for two reasons. First, no one ever gets to hear the dad’s side of the story. more »»

Being the best parent

November 14, 2013 I think that anyone who has had a child or is pregnant at this very moment knows that the overwhelming feelings (good and scary) of being or becoming a parent starts the very moment you see or saw... more »»

When all seems lost, faith is a turning point

November 14, 2013 The door of my jail cell had just been shut behind me. I was in the first minute of a 30-day sentence for a second-offense DUI charge. more »»

Take a leap toward financial security

November 14, 2013 I’m sure you’ve heard a penny saved is a penny earned, or maybe you’ve heard to never rely on anyone but yourself to provide the things you want in life. more »»

 
 
 

 

I am looking for:
in:
News, Blogs & Events Web