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Lewistown woman faces drug charges

Local News

From staff reports LEWISTOWN — Cindy L. Duncan, 55, of Lewistown, is facing multiple drug charges following an investigation by Pennsylvania State Police and the Mifflin County Task Force, according to an affidavit of probable cause. The affidavit states that an investigation was launched ...

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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

Local News

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 ...

Wall Street ends a choppy day mostly higher; crude oil falls

Business

Stock indexes finished mostly higher Friday as Wall Street shook off an early slide, closing out a solid week of gains for the market. The S&P 500 index inched up 0.2% after having been down 0.5%. It ended the week with a 3.2% gain, largely due to a big rally on Monday that offset all of ...

Global tourism upended; worst case earnings scenario dodged

Business

By The Associated Press The outbreak of the coronavirus has dealt a shock to the global economy with unprecedented speed. Following are developments Friday related to national and global response, the work place and the spread of the virus. ¯¯¯ SUPPLY DEMANDED: The virus has upended ...

Religion Calendar

Religion

Editor’s note: To submit a nonprofit announcement to The Sentinel’s Religion section, contact Erin Thompson at (717) 248-6741 or by email at ethompson@lewistownsentinel.com. Items also may be faxed to (717) 248-3481 or sent to The Sentinel, 352 Sixth Street, Lewistown, PA 17044. Items ...

Four roommates of different faiths face pandemic together

Religion

LOS ANGELES (RNS) — Hadar Cohen, Ala’ Khan, Maya Mansour and Jonathan Simcosky arrived as strangers, ready to embark on a new interfaith journey. The four roommates moved into a five-bedroom, five-bath house in Los Angeles’ Koreatown neighborhood earlier this year. They come from ...

The God who stays

Religion

Good morning, friends. May I just start out by saying that I pray you will still call me your friend after I write today — so many random thoughts racing through my mind this morning, and so, I write. During the night, every time I awoke, Matthew West’s recent song, “The God Who ...

Applying biblical principles to hard work

Religion

For Mordecai was — seeking the good of his people and speaking peace to all his kindred. Esther 10:3 In I Thessalonians 4:11 we read, “that you also aspire to lead a quiet life, to mind your own business and to work with your own hands, as we commanded you.” When I was growing up, the ...