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People Potpourri

¯Bob and Kathy Goss, of Jarrett Drive, McVeytown, are celebrating their 57th anniversary 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 ...

County office continues to work for local veterans

LEWISTOWN — Mifflin County Veterans Affairs Director James Conway gave a report to the Mifflin County Commissioners during their regular Thursday meeting comparing where the office is today with its status three years ago. Conway outlined how his office has worked to acquire grant money to ...

Police: Child ingested suboxone

PORT ROYAL — Pennsylvania State Police are investigating an incident last week in Juniata County involving a 1-year-old boy ingesting suboxone, according to a report released Thursday by the state police’s Lewistown barracks. Police said they are unsure of how the child ingested the ...

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 ...

New hours set for Kish branch library

BELLEVILLE — The Mifflin County Library has established new hours for the Kish branch, located at 174 N. Penn St., Belleville, effective Aug. 2. The branch now will be open Tuesday from noon to 7 p.m.; Wednesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The ...