The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usSun, 21 Dec 2014 14:10:33 EDTSun, 21 Dec 2014 14:10:33 EDT community honors Stern Walt Frank <a href=''></a> MARTINSBURG - Jerry Stern said he has never forgotten his roots. "There is a business called 'Roots in the Cove' - that is me.Mon, 3 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTShuster wins Friend of the Farm award - U.S. Rep. Bill Shuster, R-9th District, has received the Friend of Farm Bureau award from the Pennsylvania Farm Burea.Mon, 3 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTAgriculture briefs TASD receives grant Tyrone Area School District has received a $10,000 grant from America's Farmers Grow Rural Education, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund.Mon, 3 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTGrowers say pumpkins are getting bigger and better growers say the quality of pumpkins available for consumers appears to be better than last year. "This year's crop is better than normal.Mon, 6 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTAgriculture briefs job exchange set The Blair County Chamber of Commerce Farm-City Committee has scheduled the first phase of the 2014 Farm-City job exchange. Beginning at 8 a.m.Mon, 6 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT