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Sentinel Staff

Area is in spotted lanternfly quarantine zone

HARRISBURG • As of press time for this week’s issue, all three counties in the Sentinel area are now in Pennsylvania’s Spotted Lanternfly Quarantine Zone, as determined by the state Department of Agriculture. Northumberland was among the 12 counties added to the zone last week. The zone also covers Dauphin,...

This week’s Sentinel is now on sale at all regular retail outlets through Monday, March 16. Among the highlights: • 40 years of Mina columns (see page A3) • Area is in quarantine zone • Storytellers: Writers set to explore distant places, planets • Area archers to return to state...

Halifax bocce team claims gold medal

The road to a team championship wasn’t a smooth one for Halifax Area High School’s unified indoor bocce team. This week, however, the Wildcats can describe themselves in two words – Gold Medalists. Halifax has earned its first-ever title in four seasons of competing in the Greater Harrisburg Regional IUS...

This week’s Sentinel is now on sale at all regular retail outlets through Monday, March 9. Among the highlights: • Overcomers Halifax bocce ball players headed to state tournament. • Area Schools are awarded safety grants • Boys' Basketball • Kindness Rocks' • FFA Updates

SPORTS UPDATES:

SPORTS UPDATES Cats headed to final; Tribe loses by a point The Halifax Area High School boys’ basketball team will face Mount Calvary Friday, Feb. 28 for the District 3, Class 1A championship. Tip off is 5:30 p.m. at Giant Center, Hershey. The Wildcats defeated Tri-Valley League rival Greenwood 47-43...

This week’s Sentinel is now on sale at all regular retail outlets through Monday, March 2. Among the highlights: • New barracks shooting range get conditional clearance • Ron Pinchorski reflects on 40 years as Wiconisco Fire Chief • Godspell - A6 • Swimming - B1

Head of the Family

It was Ron Pinchorski’s first fire – a mutual aid call to Williamstown. Two people were killed. ‘‘At the time, I thought, ‘What did I get myself into?’’’ he recalls. ‘‘Am I going to be able to be OK with this?’’’ The Sentinel-area native went on to serve the Wiconisco...

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