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Social media abuse on the rise among local youths

December 1, 2015 LEWISTOWN — Many teens are on outlets like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or even Snapchat, where they frequently share photos and messages with their friends. more »»

Deer season opens

December 1, 2015 HARRISBURG (AP) — Pennsylvania’s Game Commission estimates about 750,000 hunters with rifles are expected to pursue white-tailed deer. more »»

Minor injuries result from crash

December 1, 2015 BURNHAM — Minor injuries were reported in a two-vehicle crash that occurred just after 6 p.m. Monday evening. The crash happened at the intersection near Bing’s Diner in Burnham. more »»

Police Report

December 1, 2015 Middleburg Police Department ¯ Assault—1:11 a.m.—Nov. 19—Middleburg Police report an incident of simple assault which occurred during a domestic dispute at 1185 Globe Mills Road in Snyder County. more »»


December 1, 2015 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. more »»

Donations increase

November 30, 2015 LEWISTOWN — Books are a luxury. That’s what Lauren Grego, coordinator of the Santa’s Bookbag program, said about children receiving books as gifts for Christmas. more »»

Filling the ranks

November 30, 2015 YEAGERTOWN — The hiring of a new police officer doesn’t simply happen overnight, and the Mifflin County Regional Police Department is getting ready to begin the often lengthy process. more »»

Experts warn that ‘people food’ isn’t for everyone

November 30, 2015 LEWISTOWN — All pet owners have experienced it — the big, sad eyes staring up at them during dinner that say, “Don’t I get any?” Followed by pawing and pitiful moans, pet owners may give in and... more »»

Donations sought for family

November 30, 2015 From staff reports LEWISTOWN — A family left homeless by fire just two days before Thanksgiving is continuing to grapple with the loss and start anew this holiday seaso. more »»

Signs of the season

November 30, 2015 Sentinel photos by TABITHA GOODLING and BRADLEY KREITZER... more »»

All aboard for learning

November 30, 2015 Juniata FFA members get ready to board and ride the Penn State University trolley while attending an Agriculture Extension and Education course on Oct. 2. more »»

Project aims to improve food security

November 30, 2015 UNIVERSITY PARK — Recognizing the need to improve food security and enhance the well-being of rural populations in developing countries, a new Penn State project will provide intensive training for... more »»

USDA announces investments in rural communities

November 30, 2015 WASHINGTON — Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced investments to improve rural community infrastructure, provide essential services and improve access to health care across rural America... more »»


November 30, 2015 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. more »»

Police report

November 30, 2015 Pennsylvania State Police Lewistown ¯Crash—4:42 p.m.—Nov. more »»


November 30, 2015 The winning numbers selected Sunday in the Pennsylvania lottery were: Day Pick 2: 5-9 Day Pick 3: 0-1-1 Day Pick 4: 2-2-8-9 Day Pick 5: 5-0-8-7-9 Night Pick 2: 1-1 Night Pick 3: 0-3-4 Night Pick 4:... more »»

End of the road

November 28, 2015 more »»

Mifflintown girl to compete in statewide teen pageant

November 28, 2015 MIFFLINTOWN — Jana Richardson, 13, of Mifflintown, was selected to participate in the 2015 Miss Junior Teen pageant competition, to be held in late December in Philadelphia. more »»

Kiwanis planning pancakes, parade

November 28, 2015 LEWISTOWN — The Lewistown Kiwanis Club will hold its annual Pancake Festival from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Dec. more »»

Top of the Town

November 28, 2015 Christmas coming to Richfield park today RICHFIELD — The 14th Annual Christmas in the Park, sponsored by the Richfield Lions Club, runs from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. today at Basom Park in Richfield. more »»

Holiday concerts

November 28, 2015 Editor’s note: To add your school’s concert/holiday program to this listing, call Jane Mort at The Sentinel, 248-6741, or send an email to more »»


Vienna Boys Choir December 1, 2015

7:30 pm Tuesday, December 1, 2015 Eisenhower Auditorium

No group of child musicians has won more renown. more »

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