×

Local News

Truck rolls over on 322 entering the Narrows

LEWISTOWN—Emergency services responded to a crash scene early Wednesday morning in the area before the Narrows on U.S. 322 near Lewistown. According to information from Mifflin County Dispatch, a call was recieved around 3:13 a.m. with reports of a crash along U.S. 322. When emergency ...

Juniata County groups join for Thanksgiving to give meals to families

MIFFLINTOWN — The Kiwanis Club of Juniata County and the Juniata County Food Pantry are joining forces to bring Thanksgiving meals to Juniata County families in need. All the groceries to make up a Thanksgiving dinner will be distributed from 10 a.m. to noon Nov. 23 at the River Church ...

Top of the town

Climate change presentation slated LEWISTOWN — Are you curious about climate change? A presentation on climate change will be given by Dr. Ray Najjar, Penn State University Professor of Meteorology and Atmospheric Science, at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 12, in the community room of the Mifflin ...

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 ...

People Potpourri

¯ Pauline Walls, of Lewistown, celebrated her birthday Monday. ¯ Laura Tate, of Yeagertown, celebrated her birthday Tuesday. ¯ Shirley Snook, of Maitland, celebrates her birthday Tuesday. ¯ Maddie Hampton, of Burnham, celebrates her birthday today. ¯ Thomas Wagner, of Lewistown, ...

Input sought on a report about future of state parks

MILROY — Department of Conservation and Natural Resources secretary Cindy Adams Dunn has announced the release of a preliminary report gleaned from results of an extensive two-year survey seeking public input on the future of Pennsylvanian’s state parks. “Commenting on everything from ...

The votes are in!

Sentinel photo by TIM SHUMAKER Joyce Rupert, left, and Audrey Kinser deliver the ballots from the East Granville precinct to the Mifflin County Courthouse in Lewistown for counting Tuesday evening.

JCSD board to have 4 new members

MIFFLINTOWN — There will soon be four new members of the Juniata County School District Board of Directors, according to unofficial election results Tuesday. Voters in Region 7, which is comprised of Beale and Milford townships, chose to elect Republican David J. Fry over A. Christine ...

4 incumbents, 1 newcomer win election

LEWISTOWN — Mary Lou M. Sigler, Terry Styers, Noah Wise, Beth Laughlin and Fredrick Nickel won seats on the Mifflin County School District Board of Directors, according to unofficial results Tuesday. According to unofficial results, Styers earned 4,697 votes, Nickel received 4,622 votes, ...

All 3 incumbent commissioners win re-election

MIFFLINTOWN — Republican incumbents Todd A. Graybill and Alice Gray and Democratic colleague Mark R. Partner each won re-election Tuesday as Juniata County Commissioners, according to unofficial elect- ion results. According to unofficial results, Graybill received 2,896 votes, ...