State Representative John Hershey (R-Mifflin/Juniata/Franklin) has recognized the sacrifice of an American hero. Hershey honored the legacy of Army Sgt. Melvin G. Ehrhart, and welcomed the fallen soldier’s family to the PA House chamber on Tuesday. Hershey introduced House Bill 1946 to name a bridge on State Route 3012 in Franklin County as the “Sgt. […]
December 18, 1964.
A McClure man has been charged for making false reports to authorities. According to Lewistown Police, 38-year-old Kraig McKee reported someone vandalized his rental car on December 12th at the South Main Street Car Wash. McKee said a male juvenile tossed fireworks into the car causing burns to the rear passenger seat. McKee said he […]
December 17, 1969.
The U.S. Justice Department has announced awards of more than $333 million to help communities affected by the opioid crisis. More than $2.6 million ($2,689,009) will support efforts to combat drugs and crime in the Middle District of Pennsylvania. With more than 130 people dying from opioid-related overdoses every day, the Department of Justice has […]