Huskies, Lions battle to a scoreless draw

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LEWISTOWN — In a field hockey game that had the atmosphere of a playoff contest, Mifflin County and State College brought the defensive intensity needed to win. However, the defense was too strong as the Huskies-Lions game resulted in a 0-0 tie on Thursday afternoon at Mifflin County High ...

Shafranich finishes 7th at districts

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From staff reports EBENSBURG — Reagan Shafranich’s season came to an end during the District 6 Class 3A championships over at Ebensburg Country Club Thursday. “The conditions today were extremely difficult with wind and cold temperatures but Reagan battled hard all day,” Huskies ...

Huskies girls soccer dominates Indians, 6-1

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LEWISTOWN — If you didn’t know the backstory behind Sarah Henry’s senior season, you would see a soccer player performing at a high level. But, you may not understand how she’s persevered. In Wednesday’s girls soccer action at Mifflin County Middle School, Henry knocked in a pair ...

An encounter with sea turtles


I often grab a quick lunch at a deli near my office. The majority of the employees who handle my orders have worked there for an extended period, which allows them to be familiar with what I do and do not typically order on my sandwiches and other items that go along with familiar questions at ...