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Keystone All-Star families on the journey of a lifetime

Local news

LOCK HAVEN — It’s been a thrilling summer, filled with lots of excitement and busy times, for families of the Keystone All-Stars. And they’re loving every minute of it. They’re taking advantage of every moment, not missing a game, practice, fundraiser or any other activity the ...

KC Field and Floor

Business

The Keystone Central Field and Floor Band Boosters were presented a check from Murray Motors Sales and Marketing Coordinator Lacy Dawn Tom, to match half of the profits they made at their car wash on July 21 at Murray Motors. The match brings total profits to $268.50. PHOTO PROVIDED

The Millers to perform on Sunday

Religion

PHOTO PROVIDED Lamar Lighthouse Camp welcomes The Millers this Sunday, August 5 at 7 p.m. to their concert season. The Millers are a nationally known southern gospel group based in Winchester, Va. They bring a rich heritage of family harmonizing to their music. The Millers are excited to ...

PASA awarded $200,000 grant to help farmers improve soil health

Outdoors

MILLHEIM — The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service awarded the Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture (PASA) a highly competitive Conservation Innovation Grant totalling $200,300 over three years. This grant will support PASA’s Soil Health Benchmark Study, which ...

River water test results show acceptable levels of bacteria

Local news

LOCK HAVEN - The results of month-long testing of water samples from the West Branch of the Susquehanna River here show acceptable levels for swimming and other recreational use, the state indicated in a statement released Friday. The testing was initiated in late June after samples taken by ...

Sentencings in Clinton and Lycoming counties

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. CLINTON COUNTY r Sean Anthony Heggs, charged with simple assault, two counts of possession of drug paraphernalia, ...

Fullington buys cruise division

Business

STATE COLLEGE — The Fullington Auto Bus Co. is pleased to announce that they have purchased Voyager VIP Cruises. Fullington has partnered with Voyager VIP Cruises and its sole owner Joyce Williams Boone since Boone moved into the area several years ago, offering a variety of cruise and ...

The Dog Days of Summer

Religion

I always thought that the “Dog Days of Summer” referred to the sweltering heat that causes dogs to lie about and nap. I found out today that it has nothing to do with dogs and the heat, but rather refers to the appearance of the Greek constellation called Sirius, the Dog. I’m sure ...

A makeover for milkweeds

Outdoors

By CALVIN WOODWARD Associated Press QUEBEC CITY — For generations, North American farmers have despised milkweed and done their best to rid their lands of it. "I hate to have milkweed in my strawberry field," Nathalie Leonard says from her farm by the Quebec village of Lac-du-Cerf. So ...

Residents warned to protect themselves with preventative measures

Local news

DEP: Mosquito numbers, virus threaten state From staff reports Here come the mosquitos. Receding floodwaters and heavy rains across Pennsylvania are creating a perfect storm of conditions that have contributed to the highest level of West Nile virus activity in the mosquito population ...

Proceedings from district judges

Police, court and fires

LOCK HAVEN — The following court proceedings were held before district judges. r Stephanie Kay Kneedler, of Beech Creek, charged with theft of services and receiving stolen property, charges dismissed. r Barry Thomas Lorson, of Loganton, charged with manufacture, delivery, or possession ...

Hybrid Ice coming to Riverview Park

Community

LOCKPORT - Weather permitting, Hybrid Ice will perform this Sunday, Aug. 5, at Riverview Park along Farrandsville Road at 6:30 p.m. The concert - part of the Lock Haven Summer Concert Series - was moved to the park due to high water levels in the West Branch of the Susquehanna River. ...

AREA CHURCH BRIEFS

Religion

Lutheran churches set picnic ROTE — The annual parish picnic for Southern Clinton County Lutheran Parish is planned Sunday, Aug. 5 at Long Run Park, beginning at 10:30 a.m. The day will start with Holy Eucharistic worship. Bring table service, drinks, and a covered dish to share. An ...

Getting to know your succulents as they grow

Outdoors

METRO - Succulents can be just what indoor or outdoor gardens need. Even though succulents are becoming more popular, there are still some people who are unaware of their attributes. By learning more about succulents, people may become devotees of these unique plants. The word "succulent" ...

Overnight paving to begin Sunday on Route I-99

Local news

STATE COLLEGE — Overnight paving is scheduled to begin Sunday on I-99 in Centre County, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT). The work zone encompasses a three-mile section of I-99 in College and Patton townships between the Atherton Street exit and the ...

Courthouse Roundup

Police, court and fires

MARRIAGE LICENSES - Chasity M. Fleisher, of Lock Haven, to Andre L. Franklin, of Lock Haven, on July 30. - Jamie D. Hanley, of Lamar, to Shannon L. Russell, of Lamar, on July 26. - Rebecca Jo Ulmer, of Jersey Shore, to Jason Dwight Walton, of Jersey Shore, on July 26. DIVORCES - ...

Reunions

Community

BEN Class of 1968 looking for classmates As the Bald Eagle Nittany Class of 1968 makes plans for its 50th reunion on Sept. 22, they are looking for some of their classmates. Anyone knowing addresses or phone numbers for Bill Cross, Harry Rhine or Darla Strouse Ginn is asked to call Sue ...