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Variety show

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.

Febres sentenced to 42 years

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 ...

Board approves TIU budget, reinstates activity van

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 ...

Rotary Club of Lewistown to hold annual seafood dinner

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

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

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 ...

Local woman sentenced to 23 months county incarceration

LEWISTOWN — Brittney L. Marshall, 27, was sentenced Friday by President Judge David Barron to a minimum of 11 1/2 and a maximum of 23 months incarceration in Mifflin County Correctional Facility, after pleading no-contest in February to one felony count endangering the welfare of a ...

Property Tax/Rent Rebate appointments start April 23

LEWISTOWN — As the AARP Tax Program winds down in April, Mifflin-Juniata Regional Services will once again offer appointments for those who need assistance with property tax/rent rebate applications. The Pennsylvania Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program is for older adults and residents with ...

Calendar

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 ...

Corman speaks to Rotary

PORT ROYAL— State Senator Jake Corman (R-Bellefonte) visited the Tyson Hill OIP Thursday, to speak to the Mifflintown Rotary Club about the progress of intergovernmental relations between Pennsylvania legislative and executive departments, describe initiatives by the legislature to improve ...