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Middletown American Legion Post 594 loses two out of three, finishes at 10-11 on season

The Middletown American Legion Post 594 baseball team came up on the short end of a 5-4 score against host McConnellsburg in the deciding game of the Division II Region 4 championship game on …

Hooping it up, summer style: MAHS girls basketball team leads clinics for youngsters

The Middletown Area High School girls basketball team played host to a basketball clinic for young girls for three one-hour sessions on Monday nights in June. Girls coach Ron Stetler, his high …

Weaver and Williams selected as PSU’s top student-athletes

Men’s soccer forward Victor Weaver and cross country/women’s track and field standout Ashley Williams are Penn State Harrisburg’s 2016-2017 Male and Female Student-Athletes of the Year. The …

Middletown Legion baseball makes quick exit from tourney

The Middletown American Legion baseball team’s appearance in the postseason was a short one, the season ending in an 8-1 loss at Hummelstown on Saturday afternoon. They stand at 9-9 on the …

Antlerless deer license sales will begin Monday in Dauphin County

Dauphin County Treasurer Janis Creason announced Wednesday that antlerless deer license sales will begin Monday, July 10, for Pennsylvania residents. Hunters who wish to apply for an antlerless …

MAHS softball field to get $300,000 upgrade; new seating areas and sound system will be added

The Middletown Area High School softball field will receive nearly $300,000 worth of improvements this summer. About $290,000 from the capital reserve fund will be used to finance the project …

Katie’s patience pays off after several years: Tom Shank's Woods and Waters

Having two older brothers that hunt along with her dad, Katie assumed she would hunt when the magical age of 12 came about. She took her hunter safety class and successfully completed it. She was …

The spirit of Pittsburgh sports remains strong: Joe Trojcak

It was a cloudy afternoon on Dec. 31, 1972. I was 10 years old, so heading out to ring in 1973 was not in my plans. I finally mustered up the concentration to build the big project on my Radio …

Thompson scores, Pennsylvania winner of Big 33 football game

Jaelen Thompson scored a touchdown in Pennsylvania’s victory over Maryland in Saturday’s Big 33 game, but he struggled to find running room outside of that 4-yard run. Thompson was the …

Outgoing AD King says he wants to have more time with family

“You only get to be a father once.” Jeremy King, who is stepping down as the Middletown Area High School’s athletic director after four years, said family played a big role in his …