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Williamsburg Bank's Closure Will Have 'Serious Repercussions' for Community

It looks like Williamsburg is losing another institution. In a letter sent to customers dated Dec. 3. 2021, Mid Penn Bank, a Millersburg, Pa., based bankcorp that now controls Riverview Bank’s assets, announced the closing of the Williamsburg...

 
 By LUGENE SHELLY    News    December 9, 2021

Home for the Holidays at Homewood

On the evening of Dec. 3, the residents of Homewood at Martinsburg and their guests were treated to a Christmas concert by the Altoona Symphony Orchestra called Home for the Holidays. The live presentation was held in the Givler Cultural Center on...

 
 By LUGENE SHELLY    News    December 2, 2021

Blair Co. Corrections Officer Laid to Rest

On Monday Nov. 29, Blair County Prison Corrections Officer Rhonda J. Russell was remembered by friends, family and coworkers at a service at the Blair County Convention Center. Russell was shot on Nov. 17 by a law enforcement officer at the Central C...

 

Dept. of Ag Secretary Visits Cove Farm to See Apprenticeship Program in Action

Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding visited Clover Creek Cheese Cellar in rural Williamsburg on Nov. 17. Secretary Redding was there to celebrate National Apprentice Week...

 
 By LUGENE SHELLY    News    November 4, 2021

Witherspoon Remembered at NAACP Gala

The late Donald E. Witherspoon, the longtime president of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Blair County chapter, was honored at the First Annual Blair County...

 
 By LUGENE SHELLY    Life    October 28, 2021

Happy Halloween: Here's How it Happened

Happy Halloween! It's something we hear and say every year at this time, but what does it really mean? It's believed Halloween originated with the Celtic festival of Samhain (pronounced sow-in). The...

 
 By LUGENE SHELLY    News    October 28, 2021

Lower Trail Connector to Canoe Creek Park Dedicated

On Oct. 22, representatives from several state government agencies gathered to dedicate the new trail connector that joins the Lower Trail to Canoe Creek State Park. The connector extends the trail...

 

W-burg High School Sports Wrap-Up

Football The Juniata Valley Hornets continued their undefeated season by beating the Everett Warriors 42-0 on Sept. 24 at home in Alexandria. Seniors from both Williamsburg and Juniata Valley were...

 

Check on Private Wells, Sewer Systems After Flooding

Flooding like the Cove experienced last week can cause serious damage to farmland and homes. While most damage is very visible, one area that might be overlooked is damage to private wells and sewer systems. Flooding can damage and contaminate those...

 

Missing the Friday Night Lights in Williamsburg

I’ve never been an ardent high school sports fan. I grew up in (and still live in) Williamsburg, and them’s fightin’ words here, but it’s the truth for me. I’ve never been one to go out of my way to attend a game. That might be because I ne...

 

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