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Variety show

Local News

Sentinel photo by BRADLEY KREITZER Students Aydin Bohn, left, and Amilia Coffey sing ‘Lost Boy’ by Ruth B during the Indian Valley Variety & Art Show Friday evening at the Indian Valley Elementary Center in Reedsville.

Bon Ton Building sold to group of 3

Business

LEWISTOWN — The Bon-Ton building, located on Market Street in Lewistown, was officially sold on Feb. 20, according to public documents filed with the Mifflin County Recorder of Deeds. Documents state that Thomas, Nadine and Tamera Miller purchased the building for $150,000. Attempts to ...

Pastor Barry Spencer to serve community

Religion

LEWISTOWN — Bethel AME Church in Lewistown welcomed Pastor Barry Spencer in November. Spencer is happy to lead a “loving church that loves people who have had challenges and disappointments.” He sees himself as simply a leader to help congregants and the community become holistic ...

Febres sentenced to 42 years

Local News

LEWISTOWN — Jose M. Febres, 33, was sentenced Friday by President Judge David Barron to a minimum of 21 and a maximum of 42 years incarceration in a state correctional institution. Following a two-day trial in January, Febres, of Lewistown, was found guilty of seven charges, including ...

Jesus Christ and the ‘gentiles’ of his time

Religion

Jesus lived his earthly life exactly how his Heavenly Father wanted him to live. “My food is to do the will of him who sent me and to complete his work” said Jesus. (Jn 4:34) Therefore, in all the deeds and words of Jesus, we are able to feel his Heavenly Father and believe in him. Pope ...

Board approves TIU budget, reinstates activity van

Local News

MIFFLINTOWN — A $2.9 million operating budget for the Tuscarora Intermediate Unit was approved by the Juniata County School District’s Board of Directors Thursday at its voting meeting. Shawn Kovac, interim Juniata County School District superintendent and executive director at the TIU ...

Deceiving and being deceived, II Timothy 3:13b

Religion

Jacob is one of the most well known people of the Bible. The record of his birth and the story of his life are well covered in both the old and new testament. The account of him buying the birthright from Esau is of great importance and has a lesson for all of us to learn. Although the boys ...

Rotary Club of Lewistown to hold annual seafood dinner

Local News

LEWISTOWN — The Rotary Club of Lewistown will hold its annual Chesapeake-style benefit seafood dinner from 5 until 7 p.m. March 28 at the Moose Family Center, 80 Brady Lane, Lewistown. Tickets are $25 each and can be purchased from any Lewistown Rotary member, at the PA CareerLink office in ...

Local man sentenced to 72 months in prison

Local News

LEWISTOWN — Brian Munson, 56, was sentenced Friday by Judge Aaron Gingrich to a minimum of 36 and a maximum of 72 months incarceration, after pleading guilty in January to two second-degree felony counts sexual abuse of a child/possession of child pornography, said Deputy Attorney General ...

Woman sentenced to 18 months for child endangerment, DUI

Local News

LEWISTOWN — Melinda Wray, of Burnham, was sentenced Friday by President Judge David Barron to a minimum of nine and a maximum of 18 months incarceration in Mifflin County Correctional Facility, after pleading guilty in February to endangering the welfare of a child and driving under the ...