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Johnson becomes NASCAR’s first positive case

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson has tested positive for the coronavirus and will miss this weekend’s race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, The 44-year-old Johnson is the first driver in any NASCAR series to test positive and the news Friday evening cast a ...

Redskins to consider changing name

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Redskins began a “thorough review” of their name Friday, a significant step toward moving on from what experts and advocates call a “dictionary-defined racial slur.” Even though owner Dan Snyder had shown no willingness to change the name since ...

Baseball resumes camp activities

Texas Rangers manager Chris Woodward was going to address his entire team before the start of MLB’s unprecedented summer training camp, just like he did when spring training opened about 4 1/2 months ago. It was on a Zoom call instead of in person this time. When the New York Mets resume ...

Two tied for lead at Rocket Mortgage

DETROIT (AP) — Webb Simpson and Bryson DeChambeau were expected to be contenders at the Rocket Mortgage Classic, taking advantage of a relatively weak field and course by PGA Tour standards. Chris Kirk was not. A year after taking a leave of absence from the PGA Tour to address alcohol ...

New and popular titles at Juniata County Library

As of June 1, we began offering curbside service. Our temporary library hours are Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 9 to 11:30 a.m. and 1 to 4:30 p.m.; and Friday, 3 to 6:30 p.m. Until further notice, our building and library services (public computers, copies and faxes, etc.) remain unavailable. ...

Reunions

Editor’s note: A list of upcoming reunions is published weekly on the Entertainment page. Missing classmate requests are published once and repeated only if updated. Brief reports of reunions and class reunion photos with the people identified in the order in which they appear are accepted ...

Repair or replace? Leak looks pricey to fix

Dear Car Talk: I have a 2006 Honda Accord EX-L with a 3.0 L V-6 engine. I bought it used 10 years ago as a Honda Certified Used Car with 46,000 miles on it. For the first seven years, I only drove it once or twice a week, mostly in town, with occasional 120-mile highway trips to the big ...

‘Huge bummer’: July Fourth will test Americans’ discipline

The U.S. headed into the Fourth of July weekend with many parades and fireworks displays canceled, beaches and bars closed, and health authorities warning that this will be a crucial test of Americans’ self-control that could determine the trajectory of the surging coronavirus ...

Husband unwilling to change his cheating ways

Dear Annie: My husband has a long history of being unfaithful to me. He says that it isn’t cheating because he can’t help himself. I’ve forgiven him five times. Recently, I discovered that he’s been going to a website where a girl talks to him on a webcam. In exchange for their ...

Think safety when celebrating

Dear Readers: Happy birthday, America! Let’s take a moment to reflect on our great country and the freedoms we enjoy. Celebrations are going on across America. The Fourth of July and bright, beautiful fireworks go hand-in-hand, but keep in mind, safety is always priority one. Here are some ...