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Altoona Mirror
Sheldon L. WertzHe was born in Hollidaysburg, son of the late Basil E. Sr. and Margaret A. (Old
Sheldon L. Wertz
Altoona Mirror / Posted 20 hours ago
He was born in Hollidaysburg, son of the late Basil E. Sr. and Margaret A. (Oldham) Wertz. He married Jeannie Casciotti on Nov. 4, 1978, at St. Leo's Catholic Church, Altoona. Surviving are his wife of nearly 37 years; three daughters: Patti Bunn... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Margaret L. ‘Peggy’ MillerMargaret L. "Peggy" Miller, 75, Altoona, died Thursday. She was born in Altoon
Margaret L. ‘Peggy’ Miller
Altoona Mirror / Posted 20 hours ago
Margaret L. "Peggy" Miller, 75, Altoona, died Thursday. She was born in Altoona, daughter of James and Dorothy (Speck) McGarvey. She was married to the late Billie W. Miller. Surviving are a daughter, Dorothy M. Swaney; four grandchildren; 16... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Lady Tigers improve mark to 3-0Veronica Helsel, Maisie Supp, Jenee Delerme, Helen Rose and Zaina Younes each w
Lady Tigers improve mark to 3-0
Altoona Mirror / Posted 20 hours ago
Veronica Helsel, Maisie Supp, Jenee Delerme, Helen Rose and Zaina Younes each won singles matches for the Lady Tigers, as each win came in straight sets. Hollidaysburg looks to continue its stellar play as it prepares for its rival match against... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Hot, dry days buoy attendance"June was terrible to say the least. June was rough, but we had a good July and
Hot, dry days buoy attendance
Altoona Mirror / Posted 20 hours ago
"June was terrible to say the least. June was rough, but we had a good July and August. We were up considerably in July, and August was one of the best Augusts we had since 2010," said Executive Director Mike Hofer of the Central Blair Recreation and... Read more
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WJAC 6 Johnstown
Penn State hosts Little League World Series team "6 Sports Two-A-Days": Hollidaysburg "6 Sports Two-A-Days": Bald Eagle "6 S
Penn State hosts Little League World Series team
WJAC 6 Johnstown / Posted 21 hours ago
"6 Sports Two-A-Days": Hollidaysburg "6 Sports Two-A-Days": Bald Eagle "6 Sports Two-A-Days": Southern Huntingdon "6 Sports Two-A-Days": Penns Valley PSU depth chart coming soon, four freshman... Read more
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WJAC 6 Johnstown
Hollidaysburg"6 Sports Two-A-Days": "6 Sports Two-A-Days": Bald Eagle "6 Sports Two-A-Day
Hollidaysburg
WJAC 6 Johnstown / Posted 23 hours ago
"6 Sports Two-A-Days": "6 Sports Two-A-Days": Bald Eagle "6 Sports Two-A-Days": Southern Huntingdon "6 Sports Two-A-Days": Penns Valley PSU depth chart coming soon, four freshman will play Vick practices with Steelers for first... Read more
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The Evening Sun
New Letterkenny Army Depot commander aims to boost community involvementCHAMBERSBURG >> Col. Deacon Maddox said he will rely on the expertise of
New Letterkenny Army Depot commander aims to boost community involvement
The Evening Sun / Posted yesterday
CHAMBERSBURG >> Col. Deacon Maddox said he will rely on the expertise of his employees to lead Letterkenny Army Depot. Maddox, a career logistics officer, has commanded the industrial depot north of Chambersburg less than three weeks. He's... Read more
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York Daily Record
New Letterkenny Army Depot commander aims to boost community involvementCHAMBERSBURG >> Col. Deacon Maddox said he will rely on the expertise of
New Letterkenny Army Depot commander aims to boost community involvement
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
CHAMBERSBURG >> Col. Deacon Maddox said he will rely on the expertise of his employees to lead Letterkenny Army Depot. Maddox, a career logistics officer, has commanded the industrial depot north of Chambersburg less than three weeks. He's... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Love’s win stirs fond memoriesLove posted a final round score of 6-under par, 64, to capture his 21st PGA Tou
Love’s win stirs fond memories
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
Love posted a final round score of 6-under par, 64, to capture his 21st PGA Tour victory, and at 51 years of age, he became the third-oldest golfer to ever win a PGA event. With his easygoing personality and powerfully smooth golf swing, Love has... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Swope leads Blue Devils by Chestnut RidgeRidge's Kyler Pennabaker was the medalist with a 44, and teammate Kyler Knisely
Swope leads Blue Devils by Chestnut Ridge
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
Ridge's Kyler Pennabaker was the medalist with a 44, and teammate Kyler Knisely had a 46. BELLWOOD-ANTIS (270): Swope 47, McCaulley 52, Poorman 56, Walker 57, Morrison 58. CHESTNUT RIDGE (275): Pennabaker 44, Knisely 46, A. Smith 60, Z. Smith 62,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Altoona, Hollidaysburg set to meet in scrimmageFormer football rivals Altoona and Hollidaysburg haven't played a regular-seaso
Altoona, Hollidaysburg set to meet in scrimmage
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
Former football rivals Altoona and Hollidaysburg haven't played a regular-season football game against one another for many years, but the two Blair County, WPIAL member schools will meet in a 7 p.m. preseason scrimmage that begins tonight at 7 p.m.... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Officer accused of fixing ticketState police filed misdemeanor tampering with physical evidence, tampering with
Officer accused of fixing ticket
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
State police filed misdemeanor tampering with physical evidence, tampering with a public record and obstructing the administration of law charges on Thursday against Altoona police Cpl. Daniel A. Noel, 40, of Logan Boulevard for allegedly making a... Read more
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TribLIVE
Veterans, skill players set to lead HollidaysburgDespite losing to graduation their leading passer, Josh Bickley, and three line
Veterans, skill players set to lead Hollidaysburg
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
Despite losing to graduation their leading passer, Josh Bickley, and three linemen, including Penn State walk-on Zack Simpson, Hollidaysburg coach Homer DeLattre isn't losing much sleep as the season approaches. “We are very experienced, especially... Read more
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TribLIVE
Fast start key for Greensburg SalemThere is something to be said about surrounding yourself with good assistant co
Fast start key for Greensburg Salem
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
There is something to be said about surrounding yourself with good assistant coaches and that's exactly what Greensburg Salem coach Dave Keefer did. He added two former head coaches to his staff in former Greensburg Salem and Hempfield coach Casey... Read more
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TribLIVE
Franklin Regional has sights set on gold in conference, AAABefore the start of preseason practices, veteran Franklin Regional head coach G
Franklin Regional has sights set on gold in conference, AAA
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
Before the start of preseason practices, veteran Franklin Regional head coach Greg Botta took a quick moment to assess the overall depth of his team. He noticed the several players that are not back because of graduation, such as Maryland recruit... Read more
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TribLIVE
Gators hope to be a factor in loaded conferenceThe Gateway football team struggled out of the gate in 2014. Three straight lo
Gators hope to be a factor in loaded conference
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
The Gateway football team struggled out of the gate in 2014. Three straight losses overall and two in Greater Allegheny Conference play had many wondering in what direction the campaign would go. After the tough start, things started to level out,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Raymond M. SteinbeiserHe was born in Altoona, son of the late Michael and Wilhelmina (Neugebauer) Ste
Raymond M. Steinbeiser
Altoona Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
He was born in Altoona, son of the late Michael and Wilhelmina (Neugebauer) Steinbeiser. He married Anna Marie Strasser on July 24, 1946, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Altoona, and she preceded him in death on Feb. 7, 2014. Surviving are two sons:... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Nancy E. StellabotteShe was born in Albany, N.Y., daughter of the late James and Mary (Kidney) Finn
Nancy E. Stellabotte
Altoona Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
She was born in Albany, N.Y., daughter of the late James and Mary (Kidney) Finnerty. She married Dr. Ronald J. Stellabotte on June 6, 1964, at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, Hollidaysburg. Surviving are her husband; four children: Joseph... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Vivian L. HelselShe was born in Altoona, daughter of Robert Jr. and Elizabeth (Rossman) Hilton.
Vivian L. Helsel
Altoona Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
She was born in Altoona, daughter of Robert Jr. and Elizabeth (Rossman) Hilton. She married Dale L. Helsel on Sept. 1, 1962, at Wehnwood United Methodist Church. Surviving are her husband, with whom she shared nearly 53 years of marriage; a... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Farm show flavor: Cakes, candies take center stage in Williamsburg"The prettiest one isn't necessarily the best-tasting one," Edwards said as she
Farm show flavor: Cakes, candies take center stage in Williamsburg
Altoona Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
"The prettiest one isn't necessarily the best-tasting one," Edwards said as she eyed the Creamsicle Angel Food Cake, decorated with fresh orange slices, white chocolate and candies. She declared it the prettiest one in the lot. But her tongue told... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Bevan remembered for his part in AAABABevan, the long-time executive director of the Altoona AAABA League who passed
Bevan remembered for his part in AAABA
Altoona Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
Bevan, the long-time executive director of the Altoona AAABA League who passed away last Saturday at the age of 68, wore many proverbial hats during his lifetime. Along with his work with the AAABA League, Bevan was a devoted and loving grandfather,... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Mom who let beau who abused son baby-sit him again gets jailCreated: 08/25/2015 9:37 AM HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania woman who
Mom who let beau who abused son baby-sit him again gets jail
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 4 days ago
Created: 08/25/2015 9:37 AM HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania woman who let her boyfriend watch her toddler son even though he was on probation for abusing the child before has been sentenced to jail. The Altoona Mirror... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Mom who let beau who abused son baby-sit him again gets jailHOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania woman who let her boyfriend watch her
Mom who let beau who abused son baby-sit him again gets jail
The Evening Sun / Posted 4 days ago
HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania woman who let her boyfriend watch her toddler son even though he was on probation for abusing the child before has been sentenced to jail. The Altoona Mirror (http://bit.ly/1PwmccX) reports that 21-year-old... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Mom who let beau who abused son baby-sit him again gets jailHOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) - A Pennsylvania woman who let her boyfriend watch her
Mom who let beau who abused son baby-sit him again gets jail
New Jersey Herald / Posted 4 days ago
HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) - A Pennsylvania woman who let her boyfriend watch her toddler son even though he was on probation for abusing the child before has been sentenced to jail. The Altoona Mirror (http://bit.ly/1PwmccX) reports that 21-year-old... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
Mom who let beau who abused son baby-sit him again gets jailHOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) - A Pennsylvania woman who let her boyfriend watch her
Mom who let beau who abused son baby-sit him again gets jail
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 4 days ago
HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) - A Pennsylvania woman who let her boyfriend watch her toddler son even though he was on probation for abusing the child before has been sentenced to jail. The Altoona Mirror (http://bit.ly/1PwmccX) reports that 21-year-old... Read more
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York Daily Record
Mom who let beau who abused son baby-sit him again gets jailHOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania woman who let her boyfriend watch her
Mom who let beau who abused son baby-sit him again gets jail
York Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania woman who let her boyfriend watch her toddler son even though he was on probation for abusing the child before has been sentenced to jail. The Altoona Mirror (http://bit.ly/1PwmccX) reports that 21-year-old... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pennsylvania mom gets jail for letting child-abuser babysitHOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A central Pennsylvania woman will spend 10 to 23 mont
Pennsylvania mom gets jail for letting child-abuser babysit
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A central Pennsylvania woman will spend 10 to 23 months in jail for letting her boyfriend babysit after he was already on probation for abusing their child. That man, 23-year-old Christopher Kelly, of Altoona, is serving... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Olsick, Perino pace Panthers past 3 teamsOlisck and Perino shared medalist honors with the Colts' Garrett Krug. Northern
Olsick, Perino pace Panthers past 3 teams
Altoona Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
Olisck and Perino shared medalist honors with the Colts' Garrett Krug. Northern Cambria finished the day 2-1 after victories over Forest Hills and Portage. Portage's Lucas Miko led the Mustangs with a 101, and Zack Long shot a 92 for the... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Albert Martin ‘Al’ ProughHe was born in McAlevys Fort, Huntingdon, son of the late Melvin M. and Carolin
Albert Martin ‘Al’ Prough
Altoona Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
He was born in McAlevys Fort, Huntingdon, son of the late Melvin M. and Caroline H. (Shoemaker) Prough. He was married to Marilee "Toni" Prough, who resides in Hollidaysburg. Surviving are two daughters: Cynthia "Cindy" Creuzberger (John) of... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Beverly JervisShe was born in Hustontown, daughter of Ray and Raye Lamberson. Surviving are
Beverly Jervis
Altoona Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
She was born in Hustontown, daughter of Ray and Raye Lamberson. Surviving are her husband, Dik; three daughters: April Dieterle (Jad), Dawn Moore (Greg) and Robyn Lonto (Rob); and six grandchildren: Jake, Hayden and Luke Dieterle, Ben Kaplan and... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
PennDOT plans to temporarily move headstones for roadworkHOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — The state Department of Transportation says highway w
PennDOT plans to temporarily move headstones for roadwork
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — The state Department of Transportation says highway work will require temporary relocation of at least 31 headstones and grave markers from a central Pennsylvania cemetery. PennDOT archaeologist Susanne Haney tells the... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
PennDOT plans to temporarily move headstones for roadworkHOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) - The state Department of Transportation says highway w
PennDOT plans to temporarily move headstones for roadwork
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 5 days ago
HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) - The state Department of Transportation says highway work will require temporary relocation of at least 31 headstones and grave markers from a central Pennsylvania cemetery. PennDOT archaeologist Susanne Haney tells the... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
PennDOT plans to temporarily move headstones for roadworkHOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) - The state Department of Transportation says highway w
PennDOT plans to temporarily move headstones for roadwork
New Jersey Herald / Posted 5 days ago
HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) - The state Department of Transportation says highway work will require temporary relocation of at least 31 headstones and grave markers from a central Pennsylvania cemetery. PennDOT archaeologist Susanne Haney tells the... Read more
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WJAC 6 Johnstown
Bank employee steals moneyUpdated: Monday, August 24 2015, 11:29 AM EDT By: WJAC Web Staff LOGAN TOWNSH
Bank employee steals money
WJAC 6 Johnstown / Posted 5 days ago
Updated: Monday, August 24 2015, 11:29 AM EDT By: WJAC Web Staff LOGAN TOWNSHIP, Blair County, Pa. -- Police in Blair County said a bank employee stole $5,300 from a bank. Nicole Wombacher, 36, of Hollidaysburg, has been charged with three counts... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Tigers, Cavalier look to reign supremeHollidaysburg will be looking to regain its hold on the District 6 Class AAA te
Tigers, Cavalier look to reign supreme
Altoona Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
Hollidaysburg will be looking to regain its hold on the District 6 Class AAA team championship, which it owned for the previous six seasons before getting knocked off its throne last year. The Lady Tigers also saw their 96-match regular-season win... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Gary D. BevanHe was born in Scranton, son of the late David and Dorothy (McFadden) Bevan. He
Gary D. Bevan
Altoona Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
He was born in Scranton, son of the late David and Dorothy (McFadden) Bevan. He married Marilyn Baronner on Sept. 2, 1972, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Surviving are his wife, Marilyn; four children: Mark (Jackie) of Altoona, Erik (Nichole) of... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Sewer authority seeking fundsThe estimated $6-7 million project includes replacing 35,000 feet of sewer line
Sewer authority seeking funds
Altoona Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
The estimated $6-7 million project includes replacing 35,000 feet of sewer line in two areas near Hollidaysburg Area middle and high schools, Water Operations Director Frank Cassisi said. This project is required under a state Department of... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Sunday bulletin boardNORTHERN BLAIR RECREATION CENTER FALL LEAGUES: The Northern Blair Recreation Ce
Sunday bulletin board
Altoona Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
NORTHERN BLAIR RECREATION CENTER FALL LEAGUES: The Northern Blair Recreation Center will be hosting several fall sports leagues. They include the fall co-ed softball league, the men's fall basketball league, and the women's fall basketball league.... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Evelyn J. Dodson, 79, East Freedom, was received into Heaven as an angel on Thursday evening at
Evelyn J. Dodson
Altoona Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
, 79, East Freedom, was received into Heaven as an angel on Thursday evening at UPMC Altoona. She was born in East Freedom, daughter of the late Clarence and Alice Pearl (Walter) Claar. She married Ronald K. Dodson on Feb. 1,... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Diocese’s consolidation plan leaves teachers anxious"Will I stay in the school where I am next year?" "Will I be moved?" "Will I
Diocese’s consolidation plan leaves teachers anxious
Altoona Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
"Will I stay in the school where I am next year?" "Will I be moved?" "Will I be let go?" The Mirror spoke with two teachers, one from a school that is closing under the consolidation plan and one that is not closing. Both were anxious about the... Read more
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Daily Press
Luke Rhodes has earned his W&M teammates' respect, on and off the fieldWILLIAMSBURG — William and Mary fielded its first football team in 1893. No wor
Luke Rhodes has earned his W&M teammates' respect, on and off the field
Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
WILLIAMSBURG — William and Mary fielded its first football team in 1893. No word on whether President Grover Cleveland attended the opener against the Norfolk YMCA. We point this out to illustrate how rare linebacker Luke Rhodes is as a two-time... Read more
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TribLIVE
Uniontown men honored for efforts on behalf of dead veteransTwo Uniontown men were recognized by U.S. Rep. Bill Shuster for their efforts i
Uniontown men honored for efforts on behalf of dead veterans
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
Two Uniontown men were recognized by U.S. Rep. Bill Shuster for their efforts in giving unclaimed remains of veterans a dignified burial. Shuster, R-Hollidaysburg, on Monday presented Lanny Golden and Ron Metros a copy of the Congressional Record... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Tiger Pride activities setActivities, which are free, will start at 9 a.m. and conclude with the showing
Tiger Pride activities set
Altoona Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
Activities, which are free, will start at 9 a.m. and conclude with the showing of the movie "Remember the Titans" about 8:30 p.m. Residents are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets to the 50-yard line to watch the movie. Popcorn will be... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
James A. FlaigHe was born in Williamsburg, son of Robert and Sarah (Rabenstein) Flaig. Survi
James A. Flaig
Altoona Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
He was born in Williamsburg, son of Robert and Sarah (Rabenstein) Flaig. Surviving are his wife of 19 years, Louanna R. Henry; two daughters: Kathy Temple (Russell) of Altoona and Kimberly Peck of Duncansville; a son, James A. Jr. (Melinda) of... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Altoona Symphony Orchestra ends summer on patriotic note"We wanted to do our part and give our tribute to our military, thanking them f
Altoona Symphony Orchestra ends summer on patriotic note
Altoona Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
"We wanted to do our part and give our tribute to our military, thanking them for their service for this country," said symphony Maestra Teresa Cheung. ASO will perform a free concert on Aug. 29 at the Canal Basin Park in Hollidaysburg, and it will... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Farm Bureau tour focuses on pension reform, reassessmentNolt, who owns Laverne's Produce Supply on Henrietta Road near here in North Wo
Farm Bureau tour focuses on pension reform, reassessment
Altoona Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
Nolt, who owns Laverne's Produce Supply on Henrietta Road near here in North Woodbury Township with his wife, Frances, plans to expand into the poultry business. Nolt plans to build a 24,000-square-foot facility to house about 13,500 hens and about... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Altoona’s got talentThe 18-year-old from Hollidaysburg took top honors in the adult voice category
Altoona’s got talent
Altoona Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
The 18-year-old from Hollidaysburg took top honors in the adult voice category with a triple threat: She sang, wrote and played "Jealous," a folksy ballad, on the guitar. Everett is a freshman at the Cook Honors College at the Indiana University of... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
DeGols set record at Scotch ValleyChris Perry, Ryan DelBaggio, Joe Hall and Jim McGough (54) finished second, whi
DeGols set record at Scotch Valley
Altoona Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
Chris Perry, Ryan DelBaggio, Joe Hall and Jim McGough (54) finished second, while Tom Huber, Rachel Huber, Nick Huber and Travis Huber took third at 60. Penny Orr, Sandy Murphy, Carol Young and Brenda Flick won the women's division. Brian Smith won... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Martha Virginia JonesShe was born in Altoona, daughter of the late John F. and Mary Martha (Calvin)
Martha Virginia Jones
Altoona Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late John F. and Mary Martha (Calvin) Peters. She married Robert M. Jones Sr. on Feb. 11, 1942, at the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament, and he died July 28, 1965. Surviving are eight children: Robert M.... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Tigers, Red Devils and Bisons hope to defend titlesThe Golden Tigers, who finished sixth in the Class AAA PIAA team championship l
Tigers, Red Devils and Bisons hope to defend titles
Altoona Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
The Golden Tigers, who finished sixth in the Class AAA PIAA team championship last year, get back District 6 individual champion and Mirror first-team all-star Isaac Wood and Mirror honorable mention David Snyder. "We have a strong returning core... Read more
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