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Farm Bureau donates to Ronald McDonald House

Community

PHOTO PROVIDED Clinton County Farm Bureau Coordinator Bonnie Beck, shown above, delivered $1,960 in cash and food/paper products to the Danville Ronald McDonald House at the Farmers Care Event on March 12. The money and other items were raised through the Clinton County Farm Bureau’s annual ...

Tractor Supply’s Spring Clover Program kicks off

Business

MILL HALL — Tractor Supply Company, in partnership with National 4-H Council, has kicked off its Spring Paper Clover event, a semi-annual fundraising campaign that provides millions of dollars in scholarships for 4-H youth. Donations from the program provide opportunities for youth to attend ...

Get your Easter Services into The Express!

Religion

LOCK HAVEN — With April fast approaching many churches will be holding services for Palm Sunday, Good Friday and Easter Sunday. The Express would be happy to place these service times in the religion section of our Saturday edition. Area churches who wish to have their service times ...

To Your Good Health: Does exercise trump a poor diet?

Health

BY KEITH ROACH, M.D. DEAR DR. ROACH: My husband is physically fit and works out daily through biking, elliptical trainer, playing hockey, working outside, etc. He is of appropriate weight, and his cholesterol and sugar numbers are normal, as is his blood pressure. What concerns me is his ...

Easy to be green: Time to get out and prune

Outdoors

As I have mentioned before, now is the time to get out and do any necessary pruning. Hopefully you read the article from the 16th where the Master Gardeners were shown proper pruning techniques at the fairgrounds. Just remember, you do not prune everything this time of year. When in doubt or ...

JS revisits school closure issue, again

Local news

By PAT CROSSLEY For The Express JERSEY SHORE — Increasing class sizes, thanks to impending school closures, was a leading topic during a hearing Thursday to discuss the fate of Avis Elementary School. About 20 people attended the hearing at the Jersey Shore Middle School, with 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. - Andrea Nicole Jordan, charged with disorderly conduct, fined $500, pay $1,550 in restitution, pay $95.69 to the ...

calendar of events

Community

SATURDAY - The annual Kettle Creek Valley Outdoor Show from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Kettle Creek Hose Company in Cross Fork. Earl R. Brown Memorial Turkey Calling Contest with registration from 9 to 10:30 a.m. and calling at 11a.m.. - Jersey Shore Lions Club Chicken BBQ, 10 a.m. until gone, ...

LOCAL CHURCH BRIEFS

Religion

Spring Revival at Summit Hill HOWARD — Everyone is invited to Spring Revival at Summit Hill Wesleyan Church, 1725 Summit Hill Rd., Howard from April 14 to 17. The Sunday, April 14 morning service will take place 10:30 a.m. and the evening service at 6:30 p.m. with Sunday School at 9:30 ...

Bald Eagle Rifle League

Outdoors

Matches for 3/26/19 Liberty 12-6 @ Markovich Const. Inc. 18-0 Liberty Emery Gunsallus 98-4 Scott Rogers 98-3 Rick Bowman 97-5 Lenny Young Jr. 97-4 Brett Glossner 96-2 Allan Muthler Jr. 95-2 Eric Hollobaugh 94-1 Bob Fenton 94-1 Team 769-22 Juniors Lance Bowman ...

Settlement reached between county prison and former inmate

Local news

From Pennlive WILLIAMSPORT – The convicted murderer of a Union County yoga master has accepted $30,000 to settle his six-year-old civil suit over his criminal prosecution and treatment in three jails. Terms of the settlement agreed to by Joel R. Snider in November in return for dropping ...

EMERGENCY SERVICES

Police, court and fires

LOCK HAVEN — The following calls were received by the Clinton County Communications Center. THURSDAY - At 3:06 p.m., fire stations out of Sugar Valley (Loganton) and Miles Township, Centre County, responded to a wildfire along Snook Lane in Logan Township. The call was cleared at 4:18 p.m.

Old photo album update: LH YMCA receives donation

Community

PHOTO PROVIDED American Color and Chemical, located on East Park Street, more commonly known as “the dye works,” donated to the Lock Haven YMCA back in the 1970s. Pictured from left are Mike Foust, executive director of the YMCA; Oliver Gillock, board president; American Color and ...

Pa. Pastors Network responds to attack on Borowicz for prayer

Religion

LOCK HAVEN — The opening prayer from Pennsylvania Rep. Stephanie Borowicz (R-Centre/Clinton) continues to make headlines, as the Christian has been attacked for her prayer that mentioned Jesus. Pennsylvania Pastors Network (PPN, www.papastors.net) Executive Director Gary Dull said that, as ...

Ex-911 dispatcher loses suit against county

Local news

From Pennlive LOCK HAVEN– A former Clinton County dispatcher who claimed she felt coerced to perform a sex act on the emergency services director to keep her job has lost her sex discrimination suit against the county. U.S. Middle District Judge Christopher C. Conner Wednesday granted ...

Dear Annie: Unasked-for tenants

Community

Dear Annie: My husband and I own a second home. Our daughter, her boyfriend and their two small children live in that house and pay us rent. Six months ago, the entire boyfriend’s family (his mom, dad, two grown brothers and brothers’ girlfriends) moved in. They moved from out of state and ...

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 Dave Bremigin, pastor Sunday School 9:45 a.m. Worship 10:30 a.m. MILL HALL Echo Hope Assembly 320 ...

Jimmy Carter visits Lock Haven

Community

I was about six years old when Jimmy Carter was elected president. At the time, it wasn’t really big on my radar; I was much more interested in what the SuperFriends were doing. This nice-guy peanut farmer from Georgia was mostly something to occupy the front page of the Weekly Reader. It ...

Around the Town

Community

Good Day and Happy Birthday to Jordan Wert, on Saturday! Word of the Day Perspicacious — Having a strong insight into and understanding of things. Quote of the Day “It is less about becoming a better person, and more of being better, as a person.” — J.R. Rim Craft show date ...

SENIOR CENTER MENUS

Community

Bread available daily Monday — Chicken alfredo with fettucine noodles, vegetable medley, banana Tuesday — Chili con carne, corn bread, zucchini squash, mandarin oranges Wednesday — Texas hot dog with hot dog bun, hot spiced cinnamon apples, cheesy cauliflower, vanilla pudding with ...