The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 19 Dec 2014 19:57:40 EDTFri, 19 Dec 2014 19:57:40 EDT Shaffer: Local programs cultivate teamwork, integrity finally had the chance to see the movie "Draft Day.Tue, 16 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTHoliday ode to BG football some time before Christmas, and all through Altoona The Marauders remained as the last big kahuna. Their jerseys were hung in the lockers with care In hopes that a championship soon would be theirs.Tue, 9 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTGoodman Shaffer: Observations for changing seasons general observations while marveling at the number of all-terrain vehicles traveling our dirt road pre-dawn, heading toward hunting camp on the opening day of deer season: n While the sport of hunting may be facing a downturn in Pennsylvania,...Tue, 2 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTSports offers thankful moments seems like the holiday season comes a little earlier every year. We start seeing Christmas decorations even before Halloween, and more and more stores are opening on Thanksgiving Day.Tue, 25 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTGoodman Shaffer: Bedford hiker completes first leg of 20-year goal Goss is probably walking with a little more spring in his step this month. The 58-year old grandfather from Bedford recently completed a two-year personal goal: to hike every Pennsylvania mile of the Appalachian Trail.Tue, 18 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDT