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Bank CEO announces quarterly cash dividend

MIFFLINTOWN—Scott E. Fritz, President and CEO announced that on February 11, 2020, the Board of Directors of the First Community Financial Corporation, the parent company of Pennian Bank, declared a quarterly regular cash dividend of $0.14 per share. The cash dividends will be paid on March ...

People Potpourri

¯ Kollin Kibler, of Milroy, is celebrating his 3rd birthday today. ¯ David Nathan Gahanan, of Pittsburgh, celebrates his 15th birthday today. Editor’s note: The Sentinel welcomes birthdays, anniversaries and birth announcements for daily publication in “People ...

Dinner held for holiday

MCALISTERVILLE—The Juniata County Republican Committee held their annual President’s Day Dinner at the Fayette Township Fire Hall in McAlisterville Monday night, and the committee recognized several members of their party. The keynote speaker for the evening was Keith Eckle. Born in ...

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Church Hill to offer free prom gowns

REEDSVILLE—Church Hill United Methodist Church, 199 Woodland Circle, Reedsville, is holding Cinderella’s Closet: a program that offers free prom gowns and other formal attire for girls and women. The closet is open from 4 to 6 p.m. every Sunday and Thursday until March ...

Municipal Board passes resolution

From Press Release Dec. 18, 2019, the Board of Directors of The Municipal Authority of the Borough of Lewistown (MABL) passed a resolution to issue up to $30 million in water revenue bonds. Of that issue, $18 million would refinance existing bonds at a much lower interest rate saving MABL and ...

When the Levee Breaks

LEWISTOWN—Electrolust made their debut performance at the 717 Club ‘N Pub in Lewistown Saturday night, and the whole town was invited. To get to the dance floor, you had to jostle your way through a dense crowd, more than a few of whom had dusted off their old Friction t-shirts for the ...

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MCHS to perform ‘Mary Poppins’

LEWISTOWN — Chim chiminey, chim chim cher-ee! Mifflin County High School will present the Disney version of “Mary Poppins” beginning Friday, complete with “magic, stunts and lots of dancing,” said Dianne Shearer, president of the Association of Mifflin County ...