Around the Town

Good Day

To Judy Yarnell of Avis.

Word of the Day

Sagacious — Shrewd, showing keen mental discernment and good judgment.

Quote of the Day

“When nature has work to be done, she creates a genius to do it.”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ice skating rink opens

The McElhattan and Wayne Township Recreation Board invites members of the community to an ice skating rink next to the visitors center at 2 McKinney Road/ Youngdale Road in McElhattan. It will be open from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m., and everyone is welcome to enjoy skating under the lights. Also wanted: gently used skates for kids and adults of all ages.

Wayne Rec Board

The McElhattan and Wayne Township Recreation Board will hold a reorganizaton meeting Monday, Jan. 8, at 2 McKinney Road, behind the fire hall in McElhattan. The meeting is open to anyone who would like to attend and starts at 6 p.m.

Hoop Shoot

The Bellefonte Elks Lodge will hold its annual Hoop Shoot at 3 p.m. Saturday at Bellefonte High School. The free-throw contest is open to boys and girls ages 8 through 13 who live in the Bellefonte Elks Lodge service area. Local winners will advance to the District Elks Hoop Shoot.

Believe it or not

In 2007, an American man named Corey Taylor tried to fake his own death in order to get out of his cell phone contract without paying a fee. It didn’t work.

Pa. Lottery



Pick 2: 6-1, Wild: 9

Pick 3: 6-3-9, Wild: 9

Pick 4: 1-6-4-2, Wild: 9

Pick 5: 3-3-0-2-2, Wild: 9

Treasure Hunt:


$10,000 estimated jackpot


Pick 2: 6-1, Wild: 3

Pick 3: 2-5-3, Wild: 3

Pick 4: 3-4-1-6, Wild: 3

Pick 5: 7-1-0-1-8, Wild: 3

Cash 5:


Estimated jackpot: $300,000

Match 6:


Estimated jackpot: $500,000

Powerball estimated jackpot: $440 million

Mega Millions estimated jackpot: $343 million