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Pittsburgh City Paper
This Week in City Paper Historyin the back of Ayi-Kumi’s cab, it had already traveled thousands of miles — fro
This Week in City Paper History
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 10 hours ago
in the back of Ayi-Kumi’s cab, it had already traveled thousands of miles — from a factory in Arizona to a gun shop in West Mifflin and a crime scene on the North Side. And it passed along from a store clerk to a drug-addicted mother of three, to a... Read more
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The Forward
Spam Faxes as Source of Funds? Orthodox High School SuesYaakov of Spring Valley has sued companies in Massachusetts, New York and Minne
Spam Faxes as Source of Funds? Orthodox High School Sues
The Forward / Posted 11 hours ago
Yaakov of Spring Valley has sued companies in Massachusetts, New York and Minnesota. It has sued the publisher Houghton Mifflin, the company behind the ACT college readiness test, and the firm that created the Gossip Girl teen romance... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
To Obama: Stop forcing gender beliefs on us allsanitary items will no longer feel safe getting them in an area that should pro
To Obama: Stop forcing gender beliefs on us all
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 15 hours ago
sanitary items will no longer feel safe getting them in an area that should protect their privacy. So stay out of our private lives, go play golf and just get out of our private lives ASAP. Connie Solano Pearce, Ariz. formerly of Mifflin... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Thank you to those who helped at difficult timeFire Police, Junction Fire Co., Fame EMS, Association of Vietnam Veterans of Am
Thank you to those who helped at difficult time
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 15 hours ago
Fire Police, Junction Fire Co., Fame EMS, Association of Vietnam Veterans of America, Kaitlyn Haubrick, Trinity Plastics, Mifflin County Forest Fire Fighters, Hoenstine Funeral Home and any others who I have forgotten to mention. Thank you all... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
MC’s title defense begins todaya career-high 11 strikeouts against Cedar Cliff. "I think our biggest asset is
MC’s title defense begins today
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 15 hours ago
a career-high 11 strikeouts against Cedar Cliff. "I think our biggest asset is (Ruby) pitching and playing good defense," Mifflin County coach Jack McCurdy said. "She's done really well all year and she's had all of her pitches working and she... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
New game awaits State CollegeThe Little Lions didn't see either of the Mifflin County's aces a few weeks ago
New game awaits State College
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 15 hours ago
The Little Lions didn't see either of the Mifflin County's aces a few weeks ago when they dropped the Huskies 3-0. Mifflin County (14-7, 10-4) was coming off playing four straight days - all wins- and had already clinched the Commonwealth Division... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Hospital receives $3 million granthigh-quality health care close to home," Corman said. Corman noted that access
Hospital receives $3 million grant
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 15 hours ago
high-quality health care close to home," Corman said. Corman noted that access to health care was a key concern a recent Mifflin-Juniata Community Needs Assessment. Geisinger Lewistown is the sole provider of emergency services to the residents... Read more
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TribLIVE
Boy, 15, shot in arm in West Mifflin | TribLIVE A 15-year-old boy was shot in the arm Tuesday in West Mifflin.
Boy, 15, shot in arm in West Mifflin
TribLIVE / Posted 16 hours ago
| TribLIVE A 15-year-old boy was shot in the arm Tuesday in West Mifflin. The shooting happened about 3 p.m. near Midway Drive, Allegheny County spokeswoman Amie Downs... Read more
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WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
Warm and sunny on Wednesday; watch Joe's forecastTOWARD THE END OF THE WEEK. WE HAVE A NORTHWESTERLY BREEZE. ONE LESSON LANCASTE
Warm and sunny on Wednesday; watch Joe's forecast
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted 17 hours ago
TOWARD THE END OF THE WEEK. WE HAVE A NORTHWESTERLY BREEZE. ONE LESSON LANCASTER. A TOWN AT 72. STILL 71 IN THE CAPITAL. MIFFLIN TOWNSHIP 65. NOTHING ON THE RADAR TONIGHT. THERE WERE A FEW SHOWERS INTO PARTS OF THE SCHUYLKILL VALLEY TOWARD LEHIGH... Read more
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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
At least one teen shot in West MifflinAt least one person, likely a teenager, was shot in West Mifflin Tuesday aftern
At least one teen shot in West Mifflin
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 22 hours ago
At least one person, likely a teenager, was shot in West Mifflin Tuesday afternoon, police said. Police are still on scene near Midway Drive and have been stationed outside an apartment in Monview Heights. Authorities have not said what they are... Read more
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WALB Albany
Curious George is 75!all over the world, as have the many that have followed. To celebrate this mon
Curious George is 75!
WALB Albany / Posted yesterday
all over the world, as have the many that have followed. To celebrate this monumental 75th anniversary milestone, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Books for Young Readers, in partnership with the American Booksellers Association, is launching a special... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Curious George is 75!all over the world, as have the many that have followed. To celebrate this mon
Curious George is 75!
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted yesterday
all over the world, as have the many that have followed. To celebrate this monumental 75th anniversary milestone, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Books for Young Readers, in partnership with the American Booksellers Association, is launching a special... Read more
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The Columbian
In a rut? Borrow a little inspiration from this culture and thatThat’s what Marie Simmons does, and that’s what she advocates in her new book,
In a rut? Borrow a little inspiration from this culture and that
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
That’s what Marie Simmons does, and that’s what she advocates in her new book, “Whole World Vegetarian” (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2016), a celebration of global plant-based cooking. Simmons first became enamored of international... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Open Line70s who would like to give you an opinion on your Sentinel. Been getting The Se
Open Line
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted yesterday
70s who would like to give you an opinion on your Sentinel. Been getting The Sentinel for many years. It seems as though Mifflin County must really be a good place to live because there is no crime. We get all the reports from everywhere else:... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Fire destroys Amish barnJuniata County Emergency Communications Center. Thompsontown Fire Company Chie
Fire destroys Amish barn
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Juniata County Emergency Communications Center. Thompsontown Fire Company Chief Greg Walton was in charge of the scene. Mifflintown Chief Tom Leiter was also on the scene, and said there were no injuries reported in the fire. He could not... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Beaver Springs back in actionReedsville, 16-3. It was Beaver Springs' sixth win of the season (6-3) as it n
Beaver Springs back in action
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Reedsville, 16-3. It was Beaver Springs' sixth win of the season (6-3) as it now has a firm hold on fifth place in the Mifflin County Babe Ruth League. Owen Zechman went the distance for the Springs in the five-inning game. Zechman struck out... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Accidents keep police busy Mondayaccident occurred at 6:06 p.m. along 6th Street, Lewistown, when a car hit an o
Accidents keep police busy Monday
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted yesterday
accident occurred at 6:06 p.m. along 6th Street, Lewistown, when a car hit an outer wall of a residence owned by the Mifflin County Housing Authority. A female driver, for unknown reasons, accidentally drove forward from a parking spot... Read more
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TribLIVE
WPIAL softball playoffs roundup: North Allegheny shuts out Canon-McMillanDan Thayer as its new boys basketball coach. Thayer previously coached girls ba
WPIAL softball playoffs roundup: North Allegheny shuts out Canon-McMillan
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Dan Thayer as its new boys basketball coach. Thayer previously coached girls basketball at Baldwin, Brentwood and West Mifflin. Show commenting policy TribLive commenting policy You are solely responsible for your comments and by using... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Freeport's Immanuel Lutheran Schools credit new math curriculum for better test scoresof Academic Progress, and the mid-70s is also the goal for those subjects. A ne
Freeport's Immanuel Lutheran Schools credit new math curriculum for better test scores
The Journal-Standard / Posted 2 days ago
of Academic Progress, and the mid-70s is also the goal for those subjects. A new language arts curriculum called Houghton Mifflin Harcourt will begin in August. Green said the next curriculum to be updated would be social studies, and the science... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Police investigating stabbing in Lancaster CityLANCASTER, Pa.– Police are investigating a stabbing that occurred near W. Miffl
Police investigating stabbing in Lancaster City
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 2 days ago
LANCASTER, Pa.– Police are investigating a stabbing that occurred near W. Mifflin and S. Prince St. in Lancaster City. The victim is a male in his 30’s and was visibly bleeding after emerging from his apartment and saying that he needed to go to the... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Calendareditor reserves the right to edit all submissions. Reserve now Cupcake bake-o
Calendar
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
editor reserves the right to edit all submissions. Reserve now Cupcake bake-off - 2 p.m., May 28, Juniata County Library, Mifflintown. Entrants should bring 12 cupcakes to the library by 1 p.m., judging at 2 p.m. Two categories, youth and adult.... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
High school boys track and field | Central Ohio regional qualifiers(Dublin Jerome) 22.03; Xavien Parker (Pickerington Central) 22.1; Trevor Collin
High school boys track and field | Central Ohio regional qualifiers
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
(Dublin Jerome) 22.03; Xavien Parker (Pickerington Central) 22.1; Trevor Collins (Olentangy Liberty) 22.15; Ramonte Turner (Mifflin) 22.25; Nate Davis (Mount Vernon) 22.45; James Ervin (DeSales) 22.49; Eric Holsinger (Dublin Scioto) 22.5; Te’A ndre... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Regional track and field qualifiers honor roll(Dublin Jerome) 22.03; Xavien Parker (Pickerington Central) 22.1; Trevor Collin
Regional track and field qualifiers honor roll
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
(Dublin Jerome) 22.03; Xavien Parker (Pickerington Central) 22.1; Trevor Collins (Olentangy Liberty) 22.15; Ramonte Turner (Mifflin) 22.25; Nate Davis (Mount Vernon) 22.45; James Ervin (DeSales) 22.49; Eric Holsinger (Dublin Scioto) 22.5; Te’A ndre... Read more
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Standard Democrat
SCAA baseball and softball announce all-conference teamsArnold, Bernie Brooke Miles, Woodland Kelsie Long, Woodland Chaylea Mosby, D
SCAA baseball and softball announce all-conference teams
Standard Democrat / Posted 3 days ago
Arnold, Bernie Brooke Miles, Woodland Kelsie Long, Woodland Chaylea Mosby, Dexter Kaytlynn Haynes, Puxico Kandyce Mifflin, Woodland Co-Player's of the Year -- Bailey Burns, Puxico; Addie Shelton, Bernie Coach of the Year -- Brad Botsch,... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
AMUSEMENT PARK PREVIEW Along for the rideWiFi and a mobile app allowing guests to find rides and see wait times. Kennyw
AMUSEMENT PARK PREVIEW Along for the ride
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
WiFi and a mobile app allowing guests to find rides and see wait times. Kennywood Park 4800 Kennywood Blvd., West Mifflin, Pa. Call 412-461-0500 or visit www.kennywood.com. The regular FunDay price is $43.99, Senior FunDay (55+) $21.99,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Rondinelli: Firearm maintenance key to hitting your targetrange. The ones who work for small townships and similar areas probably are at
Rondinelli: Firearm maintenance key to hitting your target
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
range. The ones who work for small townships and similar areas probably are at the top of the list. Some years ago, West Mifflin gunsmith Mike Crevar offered smaller police departments free advice on maintenance of guns and holsters, which can... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Community Events Listings, May 21, 2016570-842-6034. Rib barbecue: St. Mary’s Byzantine Catholic Church rib barbecue,
Community Events Listings, May 21, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
570-842-6034. Rib barbecue: St. Mary’s Byzantine Catholic Church rib barbecue, June 12, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., St. Mary’s Center, Mifflin Avenue and Linden Street; takeouts available; $12/adults, $6/children; 570-342-8429, limited tickets at... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Open Lineones. I think there is way too much emphasis on sports in our community. I hav
Open Line
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
ones. I think there is way too much emphasis on sports in our community. I have a comment. When you go through places like Mifflinburg, Middleburg, Selinsburg, Lewisburg or State College, you see it's a beautiful downtown with flower planters. Ours... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Trio of recent articles deserve revisitingthree of your recent articles concerning sports and politics and their impact o
Trio of recent articles deserve revisiting
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
three of your recent articles concerning sports and politics and their impact on local heritage. The first dealt with Mifflin County High School's recent sterling wrestling season. As to be expected, there were comparisons with teams of the... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Junction replacing equipmentHowever, the company is doing something that is different, and a little unique
Junction replacing equipment
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
However, the company is doing something that is different, and a little unique to Mifflin County, said Terry Beers, deputy chief. "We are going to be combining two of our five pieces of equipment into one very large piece," he explained. The... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Sun Home Health and Hospice relocates officeDeb Swigart, Sun Home care coordinator; Joan Fulkroad, community advisory board
Sun Home Health and Hospice relocates office
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Deb Swigart, Sun Home care coordinator; Joan Fulkroad, community advisory board and board of directors for Sun Home; Jim Zubler, community advisory board and Downtown Lewistown Inc.; and Kevin Kodish, Chamber board and Mifflin County Commis... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
McVeytown wins fourth straight gameroad, all wins, on Friday night edging Belltown, 9-8. The four-game winning st
McVeytown wins fourth straight game
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
road, all wins, on Friday night edging Belltown, 9-8. The four-game winning streak now has McVeytown tied for third in the Mifflin County Babe Ruth League with Belltown. Each team is 9-4. On Monday, McVeytown returns home to play the top team in... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Looking back - Rodney Farrell finds patriots among his ancestorsthey fought on two fronts against Indians and English." Farrell said the Rothr
Looking back - Rodney Farrell finds patriots among his ancestors
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
they fought on two fronts against Indians and English." Farrell said the Rothrocks have been a prominent family in Mifflin County. Rothrock paved the way for Farrell's membership in the Sons of the American Revolution. Farrell said the... Read more
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Greene County Daily World
Delores "Boots" (Archer) Booker Warthone brother, Billy Joe Archer of Phillips, WI; step-grand daughter, Jennifer (N
Delores "Boots" (Archer) Booker Warth
Greene County Daily World / Posted 4 days ago
one brother, Billy Joe Archer of Phillips, WI; step-grand daughter, Jennifer (Nick) Stewart; step-grandchildren, Emma Mifflin, Jailynn and Jaxson Stewart; good friends, Sally Jones, Virginia McKee, Lorene Frank, Judy Jerrells and Dani Russell;... Read more
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Boston Globe
Where self-doubt does not enter the picturehas spent most of her life promoting other people’s work. She made her living a
Where self-doubt does not enter the picture
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
has spent most of her life promoting other people’s work. She made her living as a literary publicist, first with Houghton Mifflin then with her own company. But her love of photography simmered. Art was always in her head. She quipped, over... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
No tax increasea balanced budget with no tax increase," Superintendent James Estep announced p
No tax increase
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
a balanced budget with no tax increase," Superintendent James Estep announced prior to the roll call vote. "Again, the Mifflin County School District, unlike the Pennsylvania State Legislature, has passed a budget on time, actually ahead of... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Big inning lifts Burnham to 11-4 winthe Lewistown, 11-4. The win for Burnham (11-2) moved it to with 1 1/2 games o
Big inning lifts Burnham to 11-4 win
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
the Lewistown, 11-4. The win for Burnham (11-2) moved it to with 1 1/2 games of league leading Strodes Mills (13-1) in the Mifflin County Babe Ruth League. Burnham can move to within a game of Strodes tonight as it travels to Milroy. Lewistown... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Board honors state championwill carry with him throughout his life. Commissioner Stephen Dunkle noted, "H
Board honors state champion
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
will carry with him throughout his life. Commissioner Stephen Dunkle noted, "Hayden, you are a first-rate ambassador for Mifflin County. You are a role model for other students to aspire to what you have done. I commend you for this tremendous... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Freshman steal District 6 track showin the district, but one of two state qualifiers in the event. Initially, it l
Freshman steal District 6 track show
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
in the district, but one of two state qualifiers in the event. Initially, it looked as though she might be the lone Mifflin Couny athlete to advance to the PIAA championships - only the winner of each event automatically moves on, along with... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Carson acquitted in assault casewas a difficult case. "We feel fortunate that the jury fairly evaluated the ca
Carson acquitted in assault case
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
was a difficult case. "We feel fortunate that the jury fairly evaluated the case and found James not guilty," he said. Mifflin County District Attorney Chris Torquato said this was a tough case for the jury. "This was a brave little girl who... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Gore, Wilkinson among area winnersa senior. "I got motivated." In the 300, where he was top seed, Gore managed t
Gore, Wilkinson among area winners
Altoona Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
a senior. "I got motivated." In the 300, where he was top seed, Gore managed to get a little daylight between himself and Mifflin County's Michael Tate with two hurdles left, then survived hitting the last hurdle to cross the finish line... Read more
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TribLIVE
No. 4 Hempfield rallies past Franklin Regionalto give the Spartans their only runs in a 2-1 win over Franklin Regional in a W
No. 4 Hempfield rallies past Franklin Regional
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
to give the Spartans their only runs in a 2-1 win over Franklin Regional in a WPIAL Class AAAA quarterfinal at West Mifflin. “I was looking for a fastball away and it was in, and I just took it opposite field,” said Sikora, who hauled in... Read more
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TribLIVE
Expanded bus service could be rolling into two Pittsburgh neighborhoodsAvenue past the West Homestead Borough Building as part of a detour around the
Expanded bus service could be rolling into two Pittsburgh neighborhoods
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
Avenue past the West Homestead Borough Building as part of a detour around the shutdown of southbound traffic on 885 or Mifflin Road.Photo by Cindy Shegan Keeley | Trib Total Media Garfield and East Hills residents could benefit from expanded... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Huskies’ Jack Packer signs letter of intent to continue career at Mansfieldball-handler and scorer on the team. "It was great getting the chance to coach
Huskies’ Jack Packer signs letter of intent to continue career at Mansfield
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
ball-handler and scorer on the team. "It was great getting the chance to coach (Jack) over the last two years," Mifflin County coach Dave Sheetz said. "He's really come a long way with his leadership skills and the things that he's able... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Open Lineare up in Pennsylvania. I don't think it's time to make the rules lighter for t
Open Line
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
are up in Pennsylvania. I don't think it's time to make the rules lighter for these people. ... Congratulations to the Mifflin County baseball team for winning the Mid-Penn Commonwealth Division championship. I read every day in the opinion... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Packer is No. 1 in MC boys basketball17.4 points per game, including 18 of 21 games in double digits and scored a se
Packer is No. 1 in MC boys basketball
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
17.4 points per game, including 18 of 21 games in double digits and scored a season and career-high 28 in the only Mifflin County win of the season, a 49-34 victory over PIAA qualifier Greenwood. Packer was also named a second-team... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Wilson tops voting in girls basketballopponents usually bigger, taller and longer than her. "I think the biggest thi
Wilson tops voting in girls basketball
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
opponents usually bigger, taller and longer than her. "I think the biggest thing that Maggie did was develop a floater," Mifflin County girls basketball coach Roger Herto said. "Her sophomore and junior years she was trying to get all the way to... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Maclay honored for his gridiron prowessis also the starting catcher on the Husky baseball team that went 14-7 and won
Maclay honored for his gridiron prowess
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
is also the starting catcher on the Husky baseball team that went 14-7 and won the Mid-Penn Commonwealth championship. Mifflin County competes in the District 6 Class AAAA playoffs, beginning next week. Sechler switched from tailback to... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Hidlay is top wrestler for fourth timeHidlay Hayden finished his senior season with a 40-1 record at 152 pounds, bec
Hidlay is top wrestler for fourth time
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
Hidlay Hayden finished his senior season with a 40-1 record at 152 pounds, becoming the first PIAA state champion from Mifflin County in 28 years. Hidlay is taking his talents to North Carolina State and head coach Pat Popolizio. The Wolfpack... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Piece by pieceMifflin County Junior High School art students Jesse Jodon, left, and Trinity M
Piece by piece
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
Mifflin County Junior High School art students Jesse Jodon, left, and Trinity Morse glue pieces of glass to complete a glass mosaic panel Tuesday. Artist in residence Linda Billet, of Hummelstown, has been working with the students since May 12 to... Read more
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