Around the Town

Good Day

And Happy Birthday to Specialist Sgt. Merton Parks, 70, of Gouverneur, N.Y., formerly of Lock Haven!

Word of the Day

Peripatetic — Traveling from place to place, especially. working or based in various places for relatively short periods.

Quote of the Day

“I didn’t attend the funeral, but I sent a nice letter saying I approved of it.”

— Mark Twain

Spaghetti dinner

The Sons of Italy will host a spaghetti dinner tomorrow, Wednesday March 14, on the third floor of the lodge. Take-outs start at 4 p.m., with dinner served 5-7 p.m., featuring spaghetti and meatballs, salad, bread, dessert. The dinner benefits the Shamrocks and Walking Warriors Relay For Life teams.

Constituent hours

Rep. Mike Hanna will be holding constituent hours at his Lock Haven district office on Friday, March 16. If you wish to set up an appointment to see Rep. Hanna, please contact his Lock Haven office at 570-748-5480.

Free lunch

The free Community Lunch at Lamar United Methodist Church is planned for 12 noon on March 15 (the third Thursday of the month). This month’s menu features ham, green beans, potatoes, applesauce, rolls and dessert this month.

JSSD student art

The 2018 Jersey Shore Area School District Art Show will take place Saturday, March 17 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the district administration building on A&P Drive, Jersey Shore. The show features select student work from kindergarten through 12th grade in a variety of mediums. Come show your support for the arts in our schools.

Happy Birthday

Brittany Baney, 28, of Jersey Shore … Doris Muthler of Beech Creek.

Pa. Lottery



Pick 2: 8-7, Wild: 9

Pick 3: 9-0-7, Wild: 9

Pick 4: 7-3-6-8, Wild: 9

Pick 5: 4-6-9-4-0, Wild: 9

Treasure Hunt:


$10,000 estimated jackpot


Pick 2: 1-5, Wild: 5

Pick 3: 1-4-2, Wild: 5

Pick 4: 2-7-4-1, Wild: 5

Pick 5: 1-9-9-8-1, Wild: 5

Cash 5: 09-10-22-32-36

$300,000 estimated jackpot

Match 6:10-12-29-32-36-37

$1.88 million estimated jackpot

Powerball estimated jackpot: $420 million

Mega Millions estimated jackpot: $318 million