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  1. Robert E. FochtRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Altoona Mirror

    He was born in Three Springs, Huntington County, son of the late George M. and Thelma F. Focht of Hollidaysburg.

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  2. Dick H. DetwilerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Altoona Mirror

    Dick H. Detwiler, 93, formerly of Altoona, died Sunday evening, Nov. 11, 2018, at the Hollidaysburg Veterans Home after a brief illness. Friends will be received from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, at Myers-Somers Funeral Home Inc., 501 Sixth Ave., Altoona, and 10 to 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, at the Church of Jesus Christ Latter-Day Saints, 778 Brush Mountain Road, Hollidaysburg.

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  3. Doris Jean JenkinsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Altoona Mirror

    She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late James Henry and Clarabell Yon. She married Theodore E. Jenkins, who died in December 1985, after having shared 33 years of marriage.

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  4. William E. Freidenbloom Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Altoona Mirror

    He was born in Cross Keys, son of the late William E. Sr. and Clara Freidenbloom. On Sept.

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  5. Gardner correctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Altoona Mirror

    Vera C. Gardner, 96, formerly of Claysburg, Mercer and Hollidaysburg, passed away Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, at Homewood at MartinsA burg.

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  6. Schools to receive $25,000 grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Altoona Mirror

    Every school district in the 80th legislative district will receive a $25,000 state grant to assist with security enhancements. "This initial round of grants will allow schools to use the funding in a way that is tailored to their specific needs," "Students safety is a priority, and the Legislature has been consistently working on legislation and funding to help bolster security at all PennsylA vania schools," School districts that will receive funding are Altoona Area, Bellwood-Antis, Claysburg-Kimmel, Hollidaysburg Area, Spring Cove, Tyrone Area and Williamsburg CommuA nity.

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  7. Barbara L. StrayerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 10 | Altoona Mirror

    Surviving are three children: April Carnell, Thomas III and Jesse Strayer, all of Altoona; a stepdaughter, Shayla Strayer of Altoona; seven grandchildren: Anna, Bernadette, Randy, Wilson, Zachary, Brylee and Gina; four sisters: Janet Neeley, Ruth Beaner, Samantha Smith and Charlene Feathers; four brothers: Paul Johnson, Samuel Keister, Earl Keister and Brian Keister; and many nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, at Altoona Bible Church, Pastor Stewart McClelland officiating.

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  8. BriefcaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | Altoona Mirror

    Students will present in the areas of business, electro-mechanical engineering technology, rail transportation technology, security and risk analysis and nursing. Many will also participate in the Pecther Business Plan Competition.

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  9. Spiritual notesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | Altoona Mirror

    A holiday bazaar will be held from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Mardorf United Methodist Church, 3429 Juniata Gap Road. There will be crafts, baked goods and candies.

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  10. A force of nature'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 9 | Altoona Mirror

    Pastor Marlys Hershberger says she has had many adventures in her life and now she is ready to take on a new one. She said when she came to the church 15 years ago, she found it easy to fall in love with the people, and it has been fun to work with them, but now she wants to spend more time with family.

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  11. Ward to serve 30th DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 7 | Altoona Mirror

    State Rep. Judy Ward of Hollidaysburg, a Republican, will become the first female elected to serve the 30th Senatorial District as she received almost 80 percent of the votes cast over the expansive, five-county area during Tuesday's midterm election. It was an election that focused on local issues like job development, health care and a variety of agricultural issues, but the turnout was churned to a frenzy by the great national debate between Republicans and DemoA crats in their respective battles for the U.S. House and Senate.

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  12. Homecoming slideshowRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 7 | Altoona Mirror

    Courtesy photos Hollidaysburg Area Senior High School crowned Deena Zammam as homecoming queen on Oct. 11. Her escort was Zachary Grabill. Portage Area Junior-Senior Higha SSchool crowned Lauren Hudak as homecoming queen on Oct. 5. Her escort was Hunter Kalinoski.

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  13. Students may stage walkout to voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | Altoona Mirror

    Some students may walk out of schools across the nation today to draw attention to gun violence and to encourage young people to vote. A map of school districts on Walkouttovote.org lists walkouts allegedly planned at HollidaysA burg Area, Altoona Area and State College Area.

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  14. On the right pathRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 6 | Altoona Mirror

    Antis Township Manager Lucas Martsolf surveys the former railroad ground the township has an option to purchase that will allow for a hiking and biking trail connection between Bellwood and Altoona. Mirror photo by William Kibler Antis Township supervisors have an option to buy a 119-acre, 2-mile swath of ground that will allow the township to realize its ambition for a hiking and biking trail that connects Bellwood and Altoona.

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  15. Gates sentenced to 54 -108 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | Altoona Mirror

    Blair County Judge Daniel Milliron has imposed what amounts to a life sentence on a 71-year-old Hollidaysburg area man convicted in August of sexually assaulting four girls and of related child pornography charges. By imposing mostly consecutive incarceration periods for each of 65 criminal convictions, Milliron on Monday handed down a sentence 54 to 108 years for Robert D. Gates, a retired mechanical engineer and Navy veteran.

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  16. Across the areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | Altoona Mirror

    The Duncansville Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8724 Auxiliary and Giant Eagle Pharmacy of Altoona will offer a flu shot clinic from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 14 at the VFW, 1665 Newry Lane. Participants must scan their Giant Eagle Advantage Card at time of the vaccine, and the offer will be loaded to their card within 24 hours of vaccination.

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  17. Jessica D. BushRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 4 | Altoona Mirror

    Surviving are her father and stepmother, William and Cynthia Bush of Altoona; her mother and stepfather, Vicky and Rod Yerty of Roaring Spring; four sisters: Shauna and Jennifer of Duncansville, Lisa of Hollidaysburg and Danielle of Indiana, Pa.; a brother, Travis of Altoona; and many nieces and nephews. She was a 2005 graduate of Altoona Area High School and member of Faith Assembly of God Church, where she volunteered and enjoyed working with children and listening to Christian music.

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  18. Wallen strives to - make a difference,' improve livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 4 | Altoona Mirror

    An innovator who focuses on improving lives, Wallen has championed the causes of many in Blair County and has played an active role in groundbreaking programs during the 1970s that continue to thrive today. His more than 50 years of serving people through social work and faith-based endeavors were recognized when he received the Outstanding Alumni Award from Penn State Altoona in September.

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  19. Heritage Hall of FameRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 3 | Altoona Mirror

    Courtesy photos Above is Bennett Levin's restored PRR E8A diesel engines and two cars which are used for rail fan excursions. The Blair County Historical Society will honor individuals and organizations for their work in preserving local heritage on Nov. 15 at the U.S. Hotel Tavern, Hollidaysburg, during its first Blair County Heritage Hall of Fame Dinner.

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  20. Marjorie A. - Margie' (Kennedy) AltmanshoferRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 3 | Altoona Mirror

    She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Karl H. and Anna M. Kennedy. In 1964, she married Richard A. Altmanshofer.

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