Local Columns

So long, Dave, until next time

Herbert Bayard Swope said, “I can’t give you a sure-fire formula for success, but I can give you a formula for failure: try to please everybody all the time.” That quote reminds me a lot of Dave Runk. Runk, 77, was laid to rest on July 6 at Juniata Memorial Park. Dave’s family life ...

New and popular titles at Juniata County Library

With so many good books being released all the time, it can be hard to determine what to check out next. Every week, I offer a run-down of significant releases available here at the library. Visit our online card catalog at juniata.sparkpa.org to search today or call (717 436-6378 to have a ...

Milk is the official state beverage

Hello my name is Faith Berrier, and I am currently serving as the Juniata County Dairy Princess. I am the daughter of Dawn and Russell Berrie,r of Spruce Hill. I am 17 years old and entering my senior year at Juniata High School. Although I was not raised on a dairy farm, I have been ...

Summertime means farmers’ market visits

Over the next couple of months your local farmers’ market will be brimming with delicious tasting fresh fruits and vegetables! Nothing says summer like biting into a freshly picked peach or tomato with juices running down your chin. The great part about the market is that you get the ...

New and popular titles at Juniata County Library

With so many good books being released all the time, it can be hard to determine what to check out next. Every week, I offer a run-down of significant releases available here at the library. Visit our online card catalog at juniata.sparkpa.org to search today or call (717 436-6378 to have a ...

New and popular titles at Juniata County Library

With so many good books being released all the time, it can be hard to determine what to check out next. Every week, I offer a run-down of significant releases available here at the library. Visit our online card catalog at juniata.sparkpa.org to search today or call (717) 436-6378 to have a ...

A universe of stories is waiting

"A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away ..." “Space ... The final frontier ... These are the voyages of the Starship Enterprise. Its five-year mission ...” “This is the Starship Enterprise ... Its continuing mission ...” “Danger Will Robinson ...” “Meet George Jetson ...

New and popular titles at Juniata County Library

With so many good books being released all the time, it can be hard to determine what to check out next. Every week, I offer a run-down of significant releases available here at the library. Visit our online card catalog at juniata.sparkpa.org to search today or call (717) 436-6378 to have a ...

Reading advice for graduates

Congratulations to all the kindergarten, high school, community college, college and specialized training program graduates! “You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose,” advises Dr. Seuss in his book, “Oh, the Places ...

New and popular titles at Juniata County Library

With so many good books being released all the time, it can be hard to determine what to check out next. Every week, I offer a run-down of significant releases available here at the library. Visit our online card catalog at juniata.sparkpa.org to search today or call (717) 436-6378 to have a ...