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Krislund Camp offers family camping options

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MADISONBURG — Krislund Camp and Conference Center has opened summer camping registration that includes several family-friendly options for residents of central Pennsylvania. The camp, located in Madisonburg just east of State College, offers special camps for families and grandparents as well ...

Local Briefs

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LHU alumna to speak about mental health awareness LOCK HAVEN — Entrepreneur, Brittany Cooley, will present “Hell to Hope: A Personal Story of Finding Purpose Through Pain,” at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 3 in the Ulmer Planetarium on the campus of LHU. A reception with refreshments will ...

Calendar of Events

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Wednesday, March 27 - Spaghetti dinner, St. Luke’s Catholic Church, 120 Kendall Ave., Jersey Shore. Take-outs 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.; lunch 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.; dinner 4-7 p.m. Cost is $9 in advance, $9.50 at the door. Children 6-12 years $3.50, under 6 free. Thursday, March 28 - ...

Dear Annie: That old box of letters

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Dear Annie: I’m a happily married almost-70-year-old woman who has been sorting and purging the contents of boxes in my attic in preparation for downsizing. I was surprised to find one shoe box stuffed full of letters that an old high school boyfriend, “Dave,” wrote to me during his first ...

Around the Town

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Good Day ... and Happy Birthday to Deb Jones and Eric Heverly! Word of the Day Luddite — A person who is opposed to increased industry or new technology. Often also someone who is incompetent when using new technology. Quote of the Day “Go confidently in the direction of your ...

The Clinton County Hawks return home with the gold

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LOCK HAVEN — Just a few short days ago, the coaches and players of the Clinton County Special Olympics volleyball team were in Abu Dhabi, an island in the Persian Gulf that serves as the capital city of the United Arab Emirates. They weren’t there for a vacation, they had their eyes on ...

Police News – March 25

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Trailer vandalized SNOW SHOE — A 22-year-old Blanchard man was charged with criminal mischief and harassment after he allegedly vandalized a 1999 Toyocar Van Container trailer, state police at Rockview said. The incident occurred on March 16 along Kato Orviston Road, Snow Shoe Township, ...

Around the town

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Good Day and Happy Birthday to George Hanley and Gary (Manny) Heverly! Word of the Day Sartorial — Of, or relating to, tailoring, clothes, or style of dress. Quote of the Day “The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty.” ...

Area emergency responders get grants to help operations

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LOCK HAVEN – State Rep. Stephanie Borowicz (R-Centre/Clinton) has announced that 29 volunteer fire and ambulance companies throughout the 76th District have qualified to receive approximately $322,918 from a grant program administered by the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency and Office ...

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LOCK HAVEN — The following calls were received by the Clinton County Communications Center. WEDNESDAY - At 1:32 p.m., Citizens Hose Co. (South Renovo) responded to a fire alarm along Pine Street in South Renovo Borough. The call was cleared at 1:36 p.m. - At 4:40 p.m., fire stations out ...

Calendar of Events

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TODAY - Scrabble Club, 7 to 9 p.m., Avenue 209 Coffee House, 209 Bellefonte Ave., Lock Haven. All are welcome. WEDNESDAY - Spaghetti dinner, St. Luke’s Catholic Church, 120 Kendall Ave., Jersey Shore. Take-outs 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.; lunch 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.; dinner 4-7 p.m. Cost ...

KCSD Superintendent speaks at CCEP meeting

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LAURA JAMESON/THE EXPRESS Keystone Central School District’s new superintendent Jacquelyn M. Martin gave a presentation on her plan to help build a good reputation for the district during the Clinton County Economic Partnership’s quarterly meeting Wednesday night. Martin plans to ...

Local Briefs

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Easter seafood sale to benefit Fly-In LOCK HAVEN — The Sentimental Journey Fly-In is holding an Easter seafood sale with a variety of fresh and frozen products available. Pick up will be Friday, April 19 from 3 to 5 p.m. at Piper Memorial Airport Hangar 1, 353 Proctor St. The ...

Bucktail basketball coach receives award

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PHOTO PROVIDED The excitement of having hometown successful basketball coach Gene Bruno return to Bucktail to take over the Bucks varsity basketball program culminated in the coach receiving the Thomas A. Kline Sportsmanship Award. The award is presented annually to either a boys or girls ...

Old Photo Album

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PHOTO PROVIDED Bucktail girls basketball team Pictured is a former Bucktail girls basketball team, coached by western Clinton County Historian Charles Barnum. Top row, from left, Jennifer Pic, Alicia McGowan, Nichole Keller, Kristy Serafine, Tiffany Stevenson, Shannon Goodling, Megan ...

LHU names VP of university advancement

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LOCK HAVEN - Joe Fiochetta has been named vice president of university advancement at Lock Haven University as of March 11. In this role, he will oversee the operations of the newly formed University Advancement Division, which includes communications, marketing, development, sports ...

Joe Caruso returns to Lock Haven to share his amazing story

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By CHRIS MORELLI cmorelli@lockhaven.com LOCK HAVEN — Joe Caruso is coming home. Caruso, the Lock Haven native who made a name for himself on football fields, basketball courts and baseball fields in Clinton County and beyond will be back in town next weekend - and he has a message to ...

Police news — March 23

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One-vehicle crash LINDEN — State Police at Montoursville investigated a one-vehicle crash that took place at 5:01 a.m. on March 9 along Route 220 in Woodward Township, Lycoming County. According to police, a Chevy Prism being driven by Denise Hill, 50, of South Williamsport was exiting on ...

Clinton County Fair Board holds fundraiser

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MILL HALL — $1,142.98 worth of groceries! That’s how much Bobby Maguire of McElhattan was able to get into his cart during a two-minute shopping spree Tuesday night at the Mill Hall Weis Market. Bobby was the winner of Clint’s Grocery Dash, a Clinton County Fair fundraiser....and ...

The first step for starting a small business

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