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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 ...

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 ...

In the region

Online exhibit honors heroism and sacrifice BOALSBURG — The Pennsylvania Military Museum in Centre County has posted an exhibit on its website titled, “The Long Road to Victory: Heroism and Sacrifice in the Pacific, 1945.” The online exhibit is in lieu of a physical exhibit due to ...

Local Scott Kauffman honored by Academy

LEWISTOWN — Each week, The Academy is recognizing the recipients of our 2019-2020 Alumni Awards. Each of these individuals and businesses have made a significant impact on the school and the community. For more than 50 years, the school has graduated students that have demonstrated the ...

People Potpourri

¯Brenna Benny turns 9-years-old 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 ...

The secret to old age is to live

BURNHAM — “Don’t ask me what the secret to old age is because I don’t know. You don’t do anything special, you just live,” laughed Marjorie Brandt, who celebrated her 95th birthday a few days earlier. One of the things Brandt has been taking delight in since she was a little girl ...

One-vehicle crash causes traffic jam on US 322 West

YEAGERTOWN — A one-vehicle crash along U.S. 322 West Friday afternoon in Derry Township led to the road being closed briefly and a resulting large traffic backup. Mifflin County Regional Police Department said the driver, whose name has not been publicly released, was taken to ...

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 ...

People Potpourri

¯Virginia Weaver, of Lewistown, celebrates her 73rd birthday today. ¯Blaine Macknair, of William Penn Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in Lewistown, celebrates his 92nd birthday today. ¯Teresa Hesson, of Lewistown, celebrates her birthday today. Editor’s note: The Sentinel ...