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Feeling at home in the transition to a new school

August 14, 2013 Whether across town or across the county, starting a new school can be a challenging experienc. more »»

Vocational training continues after new agreement

August 14, 2013 The administration, faculty and staff of the Mifflin Juniata Career and Technology Center are gearing up for another great year with a fresh and renewed outlook. more »»

The homeschool diaries

August 14, 2013 Beach get-aways, summer camps, lazy pool days and exciting excursions with friends are some of the highlights kids and teenagers experience during the summer. more »»

Sharing a story

August 14, 2013 The Mifflin County Library believes that reading is an essential life skill, and learning to read begins before children start school. more »»

Kindergarten is cool

August 14, 2013 With the new school year quickly approaching, many parents are sending their little ones to school for the first time. more »»

School-time sleep routine promotes successful learning

August 14, 2013 Back-to-school time means getting back into the school-time sleep routine. more »»

Parents, do your homework

August 14, 2013 “Did you get all of your homework done?” The question is common among parents, especially those with younger children, and well intentioned. more »»

Under the weather

August 14, 2013 It’s back-to-school time and that means it’s only a matter of time until parents hear the dreaded words, “I don’t feel well. more »»

Back to the books

August 14, 2013 When a person hears “Back to School,” it may remind them of an exciting time to learn and be with friends, but for some adults, the phrase may have an entirely different meaning. more »»

School year increases allergy risk for students

August 14, 2013 LEWISTOWN – A back-to-school shopping list usually consists of things like pencils, composition books, erasers and new clothes. more »»

Everything in threes

August 14, 2013 That first day of school is a photographic moment. I am a bit nervous about what I may capture on camera. See, the first day for a kindergarten student can cause something known as separation anxiety. more »»

Backpacks may create a health risk for students

August 14, 2013 It’s back to school time and that means backpacks! It may be just another thing on the school supply list, but it’s one that’s putting stress on your child. more »»

In the know: Preparing autistic children and their teachers for a new year

August 14, 2013 It seems like summer vacation just started, but really we’re only a few weeks away from sending our kids back to school. more »»

Preparing for college begins as early as eighth grade

August 14, 2013 As summer comes to a close, reality sets in as students and parents realize it’s time to return to school. more »»

Whole new world

August 14, 2013 It can seem like you’re not ready, and are never going to be, for your freshmen year of college. more »»

Pastor takes a fresh look at a vital church tradition

August 14, 2013 For many American Christians, “Sunday school” is a household phrase that requires no explanation. more »»

Faith and education: A firm foundation for children

August 14, 2013 When I think about educating children today, I believe that, in addition to providing a safe environment in which to learn, surrounding children with a staff and faculty who is experienced, educated... more »»

On board

August 14, 2013 Editor’s note: This article is compiled by the men and women who transport students throughout Juniata County. The day of a school bus driver begins quite early — around 5:30 a.m. more »»

Business and family: A woman’s work is never done

August 14, 2013 Own a business and run a family ... impossible! Only if you let it be. The 1960s are over, ladies. Time to get to work. more »»

Time for success

August 14, 2013 “Do well in school.” Surely many students have heard this admonition time and time again from parents, grandparents and teachers. more »»



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