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Community

SATURDAY r Keskunhaka (Pumpkin) Fest with pumpkin patch, corn maze, wood carvings, kids’ games, 9 a.m.-dusk, Tompkins farm, Stonehouse Road off Route 64, Lamar. r Children’s musical “Pinkalicious,” 10 a.m., Millbrook Playhouse, millbrookplayhouse.net. r Tomato Mania: Family ...

Avery Dennison, Croda … partners in community advisory board

Business

MILL HALL — The Croda Inc. Community Advisory Council (CAC) recently welcomed Avery Dennison as a partner to co-host the CAC. The voluntary group of 12 community members, established in 2001, meets quarterly to learn more about the local manufacturers and to provide input to Croda and ...

TaKE THE STEPS TO RECOVERY

Health

Editor’s note: Groups listed below focus on recovery from addiction, and the meetings are open to the general public, unless otherwise indicated. Al-Anon is for friends and family members of addicts, and Romans 12:2 is for people battling addiction and their families. — — — ...

Local Trout Unlimited receives donation for youth fishing program

Outdoors

LOCK HAVEN —The Lloyd Wilson Chapter of Trout Unlimited has received a donation of four Angler II fly rods from L.L. Bean to teach fly fishing to youth/veterans in our area. Volunteers from the chapter have been teaching fly casting to groups of young people for several years with borrowed ...

United Way kicks off 2019 fundraising campaign

Local news

LOCK HAVEN - The Clinton County United Way will kick off its 2019 fundraising campaign with a special event at Lock Haven University in October. It’s a basketball game. But not your normal basketball game. A comedy/serious team similar to the Harlem Globetrotters — Flightsquad ...

Courthouse Roundup

Police, court and fires

MARRIAGE LICENSES - Nathaniel Jacob Bechdel, of Mill Hall, to Morgan Lacey Kunes, of Beech Creek, on Sept. 14. - Ian Philip Berry, of Lock Haven, to Hayley Marie Lowery, of Lock Haven, on Sept. 14. - Averi Lee Coleman, of Mill Hall, to Zachary W. Corl, of Mill Hall, on Sept. 12. - ...

Reunions

Community

SEPT. 24 — LHHS Class of 1952 dinner, 5 p.m., Swissdale Church. Questions call 570-748-4231. SEPT. 27 — Scantlin Reunion, noon, Creekside Resturant, Mill Hall; bring a friend. Contact is Emma Butler, 570-726-6635. SEPT. 27 — Hammermill “office girls” reunion dinner, 5 p.m., The ...

Local attorney recognized for litigation

Business

WILLIAMSPORT — Williamsport attorney Cliff Rieders has been recognized by his peers to be featured in the 25th Anniversary Edition of The Best Lawyers in America for his “high caliber of work” in the field of personal injury litigation on behalf of plaintiffs. According to the ...

Finding God’s Majesty in Creation

Religion

One of my favorite seasons of the year is autumn. I love watching the September sky change. I appreciate the coolness of the air, and I marvel at the beauty that emerges with each glimpse for the world around us. What in God’s creation are you most thankful for today? I am thankful for the ...

Rare virus detected in mosquito for first time this season

Outdoors

LAKEVILLE, Mass. (AP) — Massachusetts health officials say a mosquito has tested positive for eastern equine encephalitis for the first time this year. The state Massachusetts Department of Public Health said Wednesday the virus was detected in a mosquito collected Sept. 17 in Lakeville ...

Proceedings from district judges

Police, court and fires

LOCK HAVEN — The following court proceedings were held before district judges. - Justin Dean Miller, of Beech Creek, charged with involuntary deviate sexual intercourse with child, sexual assault, aggressive indecent assault of child, indecent assault of person less than 13 years of age and ...

Meetings Next week

Community

Monday — Clinton County Commissioners, 9 a.m. Lock Haven City Council, 7 p.m. Tuesday — Centre County Commissioners, 10 a.m. Bellefonte School Board, 7 p.m. Mill Hall Borough Council, 7 p.m. Clinton County Planning Commission, 7 p.m. Thursday — Clinton County ...

Transform Jersey Shore completes 20 projects

Religion

JERSEY SHORE — The fourth annual Transform Jersey Shore Area initiative was a success, according to reports from the local mission field. Volunteers got together Aug. 5 to 10, to help neighbors who needed a hand with repairing and refreshing their homes. This year Transform Jersey Shore ...

POLICE NEWS – SEPT 22

Police, court and fires

Harassment alleged LOCK HAVEN — Frederick J. Jacobs, age 74, of 17 Parkwood Drive, Lock Haven, has been cited for two counts of harassment for the intentional act of driving a motor vehicle onto the lawn of another person, and running over the property line/boundry markers at approximately ...

Old photo album

Community

PHOTO PROVIDED Western square dancing Western square dancing was popular in our region of Pennsylvania 50 to 60 years ago. The dancers in front are John and Rose Minnie Akeley of Lock Haven. We’d love to have the names of the others. Anyone who can help is encouraged to contact Laura ...

AREA CHURCH BRIEFS

Religion

Coffeehouse service is tonight MACKEYVILLE — A coffeehouse-style church service is offered tonight from 7 to 8 p.m. in the Mackeyville United Methodist Church social room. Coffee, tea, cold drinks and baked goods are offered. The services include music in a variety of styles performed by ...

EMERGENCY SERVICES

Police, court and fires

THURSDAY - At 7:20 a.m., Mill Hall emergency services and the Flemington Goodwill Hose Ambulance responded to a motor vehicle accident with injury on Beech Creek Ave. in Mill Hall borough. The call was cleared at 8:06 a.m. - At 1:20 p.m., Renovo’s Emerald Co. responded to an odor ...

Our communities are called to worship

Religion

American Evangelical Christian Churches CHARLTON Charlton Chapel Dr. Bryon Reynolds, pastor Worship 8:30 a.m. Assembly of God JERSEY SHORE AREA Main Street, Antes Fort Rob Archey, pastor Worship 10:30 a.m. & 6 p.m.; Wednesday 7 p.m. MILL HALL Echo Hope ...

Around the Town

Community

Good Day and Happy Sunday Birthday to Kath Wunz of Axemann, Bellefonte! Quote of the Day “Adapt or perish, now as ever, is nature’s inexorable imperative.” — H. G. Wells Lights out in Howard area West Penn Power is planning on some line maintenance on Saturday, Sept. 22 and ...