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Flash Flood Watch into Friday

Urgent information

National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch in Central Pennsylvania into Friday due to expected periods of heavy rain "to excessive rain." "An extensive plume of tropical moisture will combine with a warm front over the region to focus several rounds of showers and ...

BUNNY LOVE

Local news

Megan Geyer, 9, of Mill Hall, is pictured with one of her rabbits, Kurk. Kurk took first place in the Chocolate Senior Buck Class at the Open Show at the Clinton County Fair. Megan has been showing bunnies at the fair for two years, but has loved bunnies all her life. Her two older sisters ...

POLICE NEWS – AUGUST 1

Police, court and fires

Teen charged with harassment LOCK HAVEN — A 13-year-old boy was charged with harassment after he allegedly tripped, pushed and hit the mouth of a 12-year-old boy at 7 p.m. on June 19 at 145 E. Water St., city police reported. Police said the teen will receive a citation. Garbage truck ...

calendar of events

Community

TODAY r Comedy “An Act of God,” 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m., Millbrook Playhouse cabaret, 570-748-8083 or www.millbrookplayhouse.net. r Free “Movie Under the Trees,” 8 p.m., Heisey Museum lawn, Lock Haven, featuring the silent movie “The General” with Buster Keaton. Bring a lawn ...

Police: Therapist sexually assaulted patient

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By LANA MUTHLER lmuthler@lockhaven.com BELLEFONTE — A 37-year-old Bellefonte massage therapist has been charged with sexually assaulting a female patient. Carl Eric Nelson, a massage therapist at Sincere Therapy, 221 W. High St., was arrested by Bellefonte Borough Police and charged ...

CLINTON COUNTY FAIR CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Community

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 Youth Day 1 pm — Receive a T-Shirt w/ Purchase of Sunset Milkshake 5:30 pm — Registration for Dog Fashion Show (Aux Stage) 6 pm — 4-H and FFA Sheep Show 6 pm — Dog Fashion Show (Aux Stage) 7 pm — Clinton County Motor Speedway (Track) Admission to ...

Future of Centre Crest property uncertain

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By CAROL TERRACINA HARTMAN cterracina@lockhaven.com BELLEFONTE — A debate over a proposal to rezone a section of Bellefonte Borough where Centre Crest nursing home and other multi-family housing are located occupied the Centre County commissioners’ meeting on Tuesday. Commissioners ...

Calendar of Events

Community

Good Day and happy birthday to Mike Miller of Mill Hall! Quote of the Day “Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody expects of you. Never excuse yourself.” — Henry Ward Beecher Pennsylvania Elk On Friday, August 10, at 8 p.m., there will be a program on ...

Ollie’s sign installed

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By LAURA JAMESON ljameson@lockhaven.com MILL HALL — It looks like Ollie’s Bargain Outlet store will soon be here. The store is set to open in former K-Mart building of the Millbrook Plaza in September and is already advertising for employees. A hiring event is scheduled next Tuesday ...

The Syncopators

Community

The Express doesn’t know much about this photo. The only information we have is that it is a musical group called The Syncopators. There are a few names on the back which includes Dorothy Sweely, Paul Lachat, Ralph Hastings, Louise Lachat and Richard Campbell. Anyone with information about ...

Free swim, food truck war, more at Mill Hall Sunday

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MILL HALL —There’s going to be a lot of excitement at and around the Community Pool at Mill Hall on Sunday. First of all, it’s going to be free swimming from 12:30 to 5 p.m. at the pool, sponsored by Lock Haven American Legion Post 131 and the Dean K. Wetzler Jr. Funeral Home. ...

Pennsylvania Happy Travelers plan upcoming trips

Community

LOCK HAVEN — The Pennsylvania Happy Travelers club has announced dates for upcoming trips. There is a one-day trip to Grove City Outlets scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 3. The cost will be $40 per person, meals not included. There are a few seats remaining on the Cape Cod, Mass. trip on Sept. ...

Deer Management tags available on LH Authority Watershed

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LOCK HAVEN — The Deer Management Assistance Program (DMAP) was developed by the Pennsylvania Game Commission (PGC) to provide support to landowners who are still struggling with the results of deer damage on their property. DMAP allows for additional antlerless deer tags to be available on ...

Legion Auxiliary members attend state convention

Community

The 98th Annual Convention of the American Legion Auxiliary (ALA) Department of Pennsylvania was held July 12 to 14 at the Radisson Penn Harris, Camp Hill, at the same time as the 100th Annual Convention of the American Legion Department of Pennsylvania. A Legion anniversary parade was held in ...

Damage to waterways?

Local news

LOCK HAVEN — Persistent rains and high waters can cause damage to streambanks, culverts, bridges, and more! Flood debris, such as trees, logs, brush, and similar material may cause backups in our waterways, which can lead to further damage. Contact the Clinton County Conservation ...

Alyssa Boob, Patrick McNutt receive $1,000 Elks awards

Community

STATE COLLEGE — Each year the State College Elks’ Lodge awards a one-time $1,000 grant, based on academic achievement, extracurricular involvement, community service, and financial need, to two graduating seniors — one from Penns Valley and one from State College. This year’s ...

First Responders honored at county fair

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Saturday was First Responders Day at the Clinton County Fair. Many local emergency responders turned out to participate in a First Responders Exhibit of fire and ambulance equipment, sponsored by Glick Fire Equipment Company and UPMC Susquehanna Lock Haven. Participating emergency responders ...

Delightful desserts

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By LAURA JAMESON ljameson@lockhaven.com MACKEYVILLE — A group of lucky volunteers had an opportunity earlier this week that dessert lovers can only wish for. They had been chosen as judges for the Clinton County Fair’s Baking Contest. And they had a lot of delicious desserts to ...

Clinton County Fair crowns 2018 Queen

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MACKEYVILLE — There’s just something about that smile. With long flowing brown hair and brown eyes that sparkled under the lights of the stage, McCartney Register’s radiant smile must have caught the attention of everyone in attendance at the 2018 Clinton County Fair Queen Contest ...

Events cancelled, concerts moved due to weather

Local news

LOCK HAVEN - Due to inclement weather several City events have been either cancelled or moved. The New Broad River Band's performance at Triangle Park Friday has moved to the Lock Haven Elk's Lodge, 216 E Main St, Lock Haven. The concert will begin at 6 p.m. and is free to the public. This ...