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‘The Amazing Race’

Local news

By KATHRYN KLINE news@lockhaven.com LOCK HAVEN — More than 170 racers came out Saturday morning for the 5th Annual Rally for Recovery 5k in Lock Haven — a race dedicated to spreading awareness and education about drug addiction. Runners and walkers alike got to enjoy the scenic 5k ...

Emergency services

Police, court and fires

LOCK HAVEN - The following calls were dispatched by the Clinton County Communcations Center. FRIDAY ∫ At 11:23 a.m., the Renovo Emerald Fire Department and Flemington Goodwill Hose EMS were called to North Eagle Valley Road, Howard Township, for a motor vehicle accident. The call was ...

Stick with proven CBD benefits until more research is done

Health

BY KEITH ROACH, M.D. DEAR DR. ROACH: I have a friend whose daughter has an egg allergy. She said her daughter will break out in a rash if she eats anything that even has trace amounts of egg in it. Another friend of hers told her to use CBD oil to prevent reactions, but I am skeptical. I ...

Jammin’ in Lock Haven

Local news

By LAURA JAMESON ljameson@lockhaven.com LOCK HAVEN —Lock Haven was the place to be Friday and Saturday as the 4th Annual LH JAMS festival was in full swing! Friday saw the kick off of the yearly festival with the LH JAMS Art and All That Jazz Reception. The Poorman Ballroom in the ...

Spring Mills man killed by falling tree

Local news

SPRING MILLS — Dale G. Musser, 81, of Spring Mills, died early Friday evening in a tree cutting accident, according to Centre County Coroner Scott A. Sayers. Musser was by himself cutting down a tree for firewood in Penn Township when he was struck by a falling limb, Sayers said. When he ...

Letters to our boys

Community

(Editor’s Note: This is another installment of The Express’ “Letter to Our Boys,” written during World War II to let “our boys” know what was happening back in their home towns. The Express will bring the letters to you occasionally, thanks to the efforts of Fred and Anna Snyder, ...

Old photo album

Community

EXPRESS ARCHIVES Hard at work A large group of men are hard at working building what appears to be a raft. We’re unsure of where or when this photo was taken and who may be involved in the construction of the raft. Anyone with information is asked to contact Laura Jameson at ...

Around the Town

Local news

GOOD DAY and Happy Birthday to Hale Snyder Quote of the Day “Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.” — Mark Twain Word of the Day Timbrel — Tambourine-like percussion instrument West Branch Soccer Fall Soccer Fall soccer ...

Pa. Lottery

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Pa. Lottery Sunday Day Wild: 9 Pick 2: 4-6 Pick 3: 0-7-4 Pick 4: 3-6-3-5 Pick 5: 5-9-4-9-4 Treasure Hunt: 03-09-12-16-30 $10,000 estimated jackpot Evening Wild: 0  Pick 2: 6-6 Pick 3: 4-6-4 Pick 4: 2-2-4-6 Pick 5: 9-7-1-4-3 Cash 5: 05-18-21-35-39 $1,400,000 ...

LH JAMS is in town

Local news

By LAURA JAMESON ljameson@lockhaven.com LOCK HAVEN — If you’re looking for something to do today, head downtown for a day full of good music, good food and great art. The fourth annual LH JAMS festival will kick off today at 11 a.m. with arts and crafts vendors from all around ...

Emergency Services

Police, court and fires

LOCK HAVEN — The following calls were dispatched from the Clinton County Communications Center. THURSDAY ∫ At 4:24 p.m., the fire station out of Haneyville responded to a tree down along Macks Hollow Road and Peach Run Road in Lycoming County. The call was cleared at 4:28 p.m. ∫ At ...

Southern Clinton County youth hunters compete at state shoot

Community

From staff reports LOGANTON —At a time when America’s debate about gun control is at a fever pitch, young people are learning to use firearms in ever greater numbers. While some young people in America are choosing to spend their time protesting for stricter gun-control laws, other ...

Vacation revelation

Religion

My heart is full. My family and I recently returned from an extended vacation to one of the most beautiful places on the east coast of the United States: Acadia National Park in Maine. I would love to proclaim that our family journey was completely harmonic and that everything fell ...

Amid an ‘epidemic’ of school vaping, a search for solutions

Health

American Heart Association News One of the toughest challenges for those fighting the problem of vaping in schools may be getting people to realize how big the problem is in the first place. Many teachers and parents don't know that the number of teens using e-cigarette devices has grown ...

Cool as a cucumber

Outdoors

By LAURIE WELCH For me cucumbers are one of those vegetables I look forward to eating fresh out of the garden every year. But let’s face it you can only eat so many before you start giving them away or turning them into pickles! A little history on this summertime mainstay. The cucumber ...

Former KC soccer coach accused of sexual assault

Local news

From Staff Reports LOCK HAVEN — As of Friday afternoon a warrant was issued by the Lock Haven City Police Department for Cole Gregory Black, accused of having sexual contact with a student while he was a teacher at the Keystone Central School District in 2018, Lock Haven City Police ...

Courthouse Roundup

Police, court and fires

MARRIAGE LICENSE ∫ Devin A. Breon, of Blanchard, to Abigail R. Zuback, of Mill Hall, on Aug. 8. ∫ Amber Lynn Cantolina, of Loganton, to Michael Christopher Frantz, of Loganton, on Aug. 12. ∫ Melissa Diane Conrad, of Mill Hall, to Franklin R. Probst, of Mill Hall, on Aug. 9. ∫ ...

Lead me to the rock… the towering rock of safety

Religion

I have a 3-year-old, soon to be 4 in October... who am I kidding... a 3-year-old soon to be a teenager, it feels like anyway! My toddler is extremely stubborn and independent when doing just about anything these days. Every morning I enter her bedroom and tell her “Livvy, it’s time to ...

Ebola outbreak spreads to third province in eastern Congo

Health

By SALEH MWANAMILONGO and AL-HADJI KUDRA MALIRO Associated Press KINSHASA, Congo — Congo's year-long Ebola outbreak has spread to a new province, with two cases, including one death, confirmed in South Kivu, according to the government health ministry. The movement of the ...

Garden diseases are in full swing

Outdoors

By TOM BUTZLER Harvest of backyard gardens should be in full swing this month. Staples such as beans, tomatoes, cucumbers, and summer squash should be picked every few days to ensure continued harvest and top quality. Unfortunately, it is this time frame that unseen micro-organisms try to ...