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Diversified Occupations Program provides novel learning experience

Local news

By AVERY HEVERLY pr@kcsd.k12.pa.us LOCK HAVEN — Colby Stoner, a senior attending Central Mountain High School, is one of 20 students involved in the Diversified Occupations Program. Colby is participating in a unique learning experience that cannot be easily found in many public ...

Emergency Services

Police, court and fires

LOCK HAVEN — The following calls were made to the Clinton County Communications Center. TUESDAY — At 8:57 p.m., Beech Creek/Blanchard ambulance responded to a motor vehicle accident with injuries in the 700 block of Howard Divide Road in Howard Township. The call ended at 9:04 p.m.

City resident winner of Great Holiday Giveaway

Community

From Staff Reports LOCK HAVEN — Lock Haven resident Jerry Kibler was surprised to find out he was the winner of The Express’s Great Holiday Giveaway after his wife showed him the announcement in the paper. “She showed me the paper when I came home from hunting,” he said. Although he ...

Baggin’ the Bucks

Outdoors

First Photo: Thayne Muthler of Jersey Shore bagged this seven-point buck on opening day, Saturday, Nov. 29, just about 30 minutes after the official start of the season. He was hunting in the Rauchtown area with Matt Wasson when he shot the deer with a .308 at 7:30 a.m. Second Photo: ...

Super Load won’t reach Lock Haven until next week

Local news

LOCK HAVEN — Those hoping to see the arrival of a huge Yankee Dryer super load headed from the Port of Erie to First Quality Tissue in Lock Haven, will have to wait a little longer. Arrival in Lock Haven was originally scheduled for Friday. However, arrival of the super load is now ...

Bald Eagle State Park Office, learning center dedicated

Community

HOWARD — On Tuesday, Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn joined Bureau of State Parks officials and others in dedicating a new office and environmental learning center at Bald Eagle State Park. She also addressed how Restore Pennsylvania could help ...

Williamsport Flute Choir to perform Saturday

Arts and Culture

WILLIAMSPORT — Williamsport is fortunate to have such varied musical groups to help ring in the holidays. The Williamsport Flute Choir will present their holiday concerts at 2 p.m. on Dec. 14 in the sanctuary of First United Methodist Church at 604 Market St., Williamsport. The concert ...

Brown gets 10-20 years for arson

Local news

From Staff Reports LOCK HAVEN — James Arnold Brown has been sentenced to 10 to 20 years in state prison. Brown, 54, of East Park Street, Lock Haven, entered guilty pleas earlier this fall to two first degree felonies for starting two separate fires in the city of Lock Haven in 2018, ...

Old Photo Album: Vietnam vets honor fallen brother

Community

Vietnam Veterans of America members Jim Graw, far left, Don Yeager, left, and Loyd Hampson, right, stand with Mrs. John W. Fredericks Jr., middle. The group donated an American flag to the woman whose son, John W. Fredericks III, served during the Vietnam War in the Gulf. The flag was to ...

PA Orchestra presents ‘A Holiday Celebration’

Arts and Culture

STATE COLLEGE — The Pennsylvania Orchestra will present “A Holiday Celebration” this Sunday, Dec. 15 at 3 p.m. at Penn State Recital Hall. The chamber orchestra will perform with members of the State College Choral Scoiety under the direction of guest conductor Russ Shelley. The ...

No contraband found in DOC search at prison

Local news

McELHATTAN — The Clinton County Correctional Facility came up clean during a contraband search conducted yesterday by the Department of Corrections. The search wasn’t due to suspicion of drugs in the facility, but because of a memorandum of understanding between the facility and the ...

Around the Town

Community

GOOD DAY and Happy Birthday to Jim Akeley! Quote of the Day “A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you.” — Elbert Hubbard Word of the Day Hypermnesia — Unusually exact or vivid memory Community Lunch Lamar United Methodist Church Community Lunch will ...

A Holiday Concert with Chris Pick & Friends

Arts and Culture

LOCK HAVEN — Singer/Songwriter and recording artist Chris Pick will be returning to Avenue 209 Coffee House on Friday, Dec. 13 for a Holiday show with friends Mariah Hostrander and Josh Billings. “Ten years ago, I decided to do a Christmas concert three days before Christmas at Avenue ...

Pa. university faculty get 12 percent raise over four years

Local news

HARRISBURG (AP) — Faculty at Pennsylvania state universities will go without a pay raise this year but see their salaries climb at least 12 percent over the next three years. The four-year contract approved Wednesday covers about 5,000 professors and instructors at 14 schools. Spokesman ...

Local Briefs

Community

Christmas Carol Sing at Covenant Cafe LOCK HAVEN — The Covenant Cafe, an early stage Alzheimer’s activity group, will be meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 17. from 1-3:30 p.m. for their annual Christmas celebration. This year the party will be held at volunteer Sherry Wilson’s home in Mill ...

UMC welcomes new fundraising coordinator

Arts and Culture

WILLIAMSPORT — The Uptown Music Collective, a non-profit school of music in Williamsport is pleased to announce the addition of Fundraising Coordinator Kate Williard. Williard comes to the Uptown Music Collective with experience in development, marketing, and non-profit growth. She ...

‘Concerts at Trinity’ turns 15

Arts and Culture

BELLEFONTE — On Saturday, Dec. 14, Trinity United Methodist Church in Bellefonte celebrates its 15th year of hosting “Concerts at Trinity” as part of Bellefonte’s annual Victorian Christmas event. There are six concerts, each starting promptly on the hour, beginning at 10 a.m. and the ...

Events Planner

Arts and Culture

MUSIC TODAY - Natascha and The Spy Boys 7:30 p.m., The State Theatre, 130 W. College Ave., State College www.thestatetheatre.org FRIDAY - Charlie Brown Christmas Jazz by The Rick Hirsch Quartet 7:30 and 9:30 p.m., The State Theatre, 130 W. College Ave., State ...