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Udderly adorable

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Sentinel photo by BUFFIE BOYER East Derry Elementary School third graders, from left, Adaline Kennedy, Lakanna Kerstetter and Rylie Kahley, giggle as a calf licks their fingers during the annual Ag Education Tour Tuesday. This year’s tour, which was held at the David Glick farm in ...

Kemp seeks new trial, judgment to vacate verdict

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MIFFLINTOWN —Two post-trial motions were filed on Monday regarding Bradley Kemp’s Aug. 1 guilty verdict; the motions requested that Kemp either receive a new trial or that his verdict be vacated, maintaining that the weight of the evidence presented at trial was insufficient for a guilty ...

Honoring grandparents

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Sentinel photo by TABITHA GOODLING Juniata Mennonite School honored grandparents Tuesday at the school. Students’ grandparents were treated to a special assembly program, time in classroom and lunch with their children. Pictured is first grade student Charlie Donovan with his grandmother ...

Walk looks to raise suicide awareness in Juniata County

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MIFFLINTOWN – In an effort to bring awareness to the ongoing problem of suicide, the Out of the Darkness Into the Light Suicide Prevention Walk is coming to Juniata County next month. Held in past years in Huntingdon and Mifflin Counties, the walk will be a day of healing for those who have ...

Police: Woman charged after assault incident

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LEWISTOWN — A resident at Lewistown Skills was charged Tuesday after assaulting a care worker, according to court documents. Documents state that Rebecca M. Palmer, 25, struck one of her DCWs on Monday, while the two were doing the dishes. Police reported this was the ninth known assault by ...

Calendar

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Editor’s note: The Sentinel offers nonprofit and other community organizations an opportunity to promote upcoming events for free in this community calendar for three days before the event. Events needing reservations also may be promoted for up to two weeks prior to the reservation ...

People potpourri

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¯Teresa Hesson, of Lewistown, celebrates her birthday today. Editor’s note: The Sentinel welcomes birthdays, anniversaries and birth announcements for daily publication in “People potpourri.” Submissions can be sent to the virtual newsroom at www.lewistownsentinel.com or emailed to ...

Setting it straight

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In the Sept. 18 article, “Police: Local teen used stolen gun in shooting on Saturday,” the date on which Chase M. Amspacker was charged was incorrectly stated. Amspacker was charged on Saturday, Sept. 15. Editor’s note: The Sentinel strives for accuracy in its reporting, but ...

Lottery

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The winning numbers selected Tuesday in the Pennsylvania lottery were: Day Pick 2: 5-6 Wild: 6 Day Pick 3: 3-7-2 Wild: 6 Day Pick 4: 7-2-5-7 Wild: 6 Day Pick 5: 2-4-5-9-3 Wild: 6 Night Pick 2: 5-3 Wild: 1 Night Pick 3: 2-7-3 Wild: 1 Night ...

In the region

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Community to help with assessment LEWISTOWN—As part of the 2019-2021 Community Needs Assessment, the Center for Community Action will be hosting discussion groups to gather community feedback on issues that impact people in poverty in the region. CCA’s research partner, Crescendo ...