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Police news – July 20

Police, court and fires

Theft by deception CENTRE HALL — On July 17, a 55-year-old male from Centre Hall reported he recieved an alert from Credit Karma advising him that an account was opened in his name, according to state police at Rockview. He contacted Synchrony Bank and had the account terminated ...

Fun in the Sun!

Community

SARAH SMELTZ/THE EXPRESS Area kiddos and their parents spent time at local beaches and pools to beat the sweltering heat yesterday.

Full Armor Wellness wants to transform bodies and minds

Business

From staff reports MILL HALL — When you walk through the doors of Full Armor Wellness at 305 Beech Creek Ave., Mill Hall, you are not just walking into a fitness facility, you are walking into a family, according to owners Andy and Jodie Wertz. In January 2019, Andy and Jodie Wertz ...

Five birthmarks of a Christian

Religion

1. The Birthmark of Confession The first is the birthmark of confession, described in 1 John 5:1a: “Everyone who believes that Jesus is the Christ is born of God.” Before you can have assurance of salvation, you have to believe and be saved. You have to confess Jesus Christ as Lord. ...

The hardy black chokeberry

Outdoors

(Editors Note: This article is the third of a series exploring plants and horticulture on Maine’s Mt. Desert Island and Acadia National Park.) Hiking is one of the more popular activities in Acadia National Park (ANP) and it is not difficult to find a trail that has interesting sights and ...

Recovery can and does happen

Local news

Editor’s Note: These are the first in a series of articles about people involved in substance abuse — including those suffering from the disease and their families, those celebrating recovery and those promoting prevention and wellness — as plans are underway for the 5th Annual Rally for ...

Emergency services

Police, court and fires

LOCK HAVEN — The following calls were received by the Clinton County Communications Center. THURSDAY ∫ At 12:05 a.m., the fire station out of South Renovo (Citizens Hose) responded to a fire alarm along Pine Street in South Renovo Borough. The call was cleared at 1:37 a.m. ∫ At ...

Ashton Peters completes Eagle Scout project

Community

WOOLRICH —Life Scout Ashton Peters from Woolrich Troop 66 recently completed his Eagle Scout Project — the Cimarron Thomas Memorial Walk for Suicide Awareness — held July 6 at Riverview Park. His goal for the project was to bring community awareness to an increasing problem ...

New Nittany MinitMart opens in Avis

Business

AVIS — After a tear down and six-month complete rebuild, the new 4,400 square foot Avis Nittany MinitMart at 3061 Woodward Ave. is now open for business. The new store features freshly made burgers and hot dogs, hoagies, pizza, tacos, wraps, salads - and so much more! There’s an all new ...

Power Atmosphere 4:20 Crusade at Lifetree Ministries

Religion

JERSEY SHORE — Lifetree Ministries located at 500 River Road, Jersey Shore will be holding “Power Atmosphere 4:20” Friday and Saturday, Aug. 2 and 3 under the tent in their parking lot beginning at 6:30 p.m. each evening. The reference of 4:20 in the title is 1 Corinthians 4:20 “For ...

Master Gardeners represent county at international conference

Outdoors

LOCK HAVEN — Eight Master Gardeners traveled to Valley Forge, Pa. during the week of June 16 to represent Clinton County at the 2019 International Master Gardener Conference. The conference theme was “Penn’s Woods: Digging into our Roots.” It was an opportunity to showcase ...

Have you registered for the Scenic Road Race yet?

Local news

It’s another week closer. But there’s still plenty of time to register for the first ever Scenic Road Race in the area or volunteer to help with the 5th Annual Rally for Recovery on Aug. 17. Advocates for a Drug Free Tomorrow and West Branch Drug and Alcohol Abuse Commission will be ...

Alec Miller plans blood drive as senior project

Community

LOCK HAVEN — Alec Miller, a senior at Central Mountain High School, will be hosting a blood drive for the American Red Cross as his senior project. The event will be held from 1 to 6 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 9, at the Red Eye Center in Flemington. Anyone who would like to donate at this blood ...

The first step for starting a small business

Business

LOCK HAVEN –Have you always had a dream to start your own business but didn’t know where to start? A workshop on Friday, July 26, will help aspiring entrepreneurs to begin the process of successful business ownership including evaluating business ideas, developing a business plan, and ...

Vacation Bible School

Religion

LOCK HAVEN — The following area churches will be hosting vacation bible school in the month of June. ∫ Pine Run United Methodist Church, 1719 Pine Run Rd., Linden, will be hosting their program each Wednesday from July 17 until Aug. 7 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. A free light supper will also be ...

Environmental Programs at Little Pine and Hyner Run State Parks

Outdoors

WATERVILLE — For the weekend of July 26 - 28, there will be programs at both Little Pine and Hyner Run State Parks. The programs on Friday and Sunday will be at Little Pine State Park, and Saturday’s programs will be at Hyner Run State Park. Friday evening at 8 p.m. will be the ...

Rogers Stadium construction falls behind schedule

Local news

BELLEFONTE — With the start of high school football season a little over a month away, construction continues daily at Bellefonte Area High School’s Rogers Stadium. At a recent board meeting, construction manager Dave Stezin gave the school board an update on construction progress at the ...

Sentencings in Clinton County

Police, court and fires

LOCK HAVEN — The information in Courthouse Roundup is obtained from public records. It is policy of The Express that this information will not be withheld from publication. ∫ Joshua J. Ardner, charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, fined $100 and placed on probation for six ...