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BMS hosts annual auction

BELLEVILLE - Belleville Mennonite School’s 55th annual auction will take place on Friday and Saturday, Sept. 4-5 at the school. Friday evening will feature a homemade, traditional turkey dinner served from 4 to 6 p.m. in takeout containers with a wide variety of gift certificates available ...

People Potpourri

¯Roy and Connie Cherry, of Lewistown, celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary today. ¯Michelle Snook, of Belleville, celebrates her birthday today. Editor’s note: The Sentinel welcomes birthdays, anniversaries and birth announcements for daily publication in “People ...

Man sentenced in DUI murder that killed teen

LEWISTOWN - An Altoona man was sentenced in Mifflin County last week to a total of 8 1/2 to 17 years in prison for a head-on collision while intoxicated that killed a teen girl last January in Wayne Township. David Warren Searcy pleaded guilty to homicide by vehicle while DUI, homicide by ...

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 ...

Cancellations and postponements

Editor’s note: Cancellations and postponements that are made due to the novel coronavirus outbreak will be listed as a service to our readers. Listings are from the first date of postponement or cancellation. When you submit an item for this listing, please include whether it was previously ...

Dairy recipe

Dairy cake Hello, my name is Caylee Imes and I am a Juniata County Dairy Miss. Spending time with family is always important. I like to be with my family for no reason at all and also to celebrate special occasions. The next time you have a special occasion to celebrate, use this Ice ...

Supervisors hold CDBG local hearing

REEDSVILLE—Chastity Fultz from the Mifflin County Planning and Development Department, presented the Brown Township Board of Supervisors with the second public hearing for the 2020 CDBG funds. The township was awarded $60,858 in CDBG-CV allocations. Of thay money $10,954 is allocated for ...

Mifflin Co. now over 100 cases

From staff reports Mifflin County saw a jump of 18 new cases of COVID-19 over the past week, pushing its total of cases to date over 100, according to data released Monday by the Pennsylvania Department of Health. Mifflin County now stands at 109 cases, 53 of which have come from those ...

Local COVID-19 cases by ZIP code

(Editor’s note: For ZIP codes that have at least one positive, but less than five, the Pennsylvania Department of Health does not provide an exact number for patient privacy reasons.) 17002 (Allensville): 1-4 17004 (Belleville): 13 17009 (Burnham): 1-4 17014 (Cocolamus): 1-4 17021 ...