Around the Town


… and happy belated birthday to Renee Taylor, 60, of Lock Haven.

Word of the Day

Claddagh — A ring in the form of two hands clasping a crowned heart, given in friendship or love.

Quote of the Day

“I don’t understand why when we destroy something created by man we call it vandalism, but when we destroy something created by nature we call it progress.”

— Ed Begley Jr.

It’s the holiday time of the year

Do you realize that Thanksgiving Day is next Thursday… just 10 days from today? And Christmas is only 42 days away? Guess it’s time to start shopping, putting up decorations and baking cookies. And speaking of cookies, keep reading.

Great Island Cookie Sale

Great Island Presbyterian Church will be taking orders for its annual Cookie Sale. Orders are being taken Nov. 19 thru Dec. 3 by calling the church at 570-748-2810 Monday thru Thursday 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. There will be chocolate chip, peanut butter blossoms and oatmeal raisin cookies for $6 a dozen and raisin filled cookies for $8 a dozen. Orders will be available for pickup on Dec. 8 from 11a.m. to 4 p.m.

Fall Craft and Gift Fair

The Spanish Club at Bald Eagle Area Middle/Senior High School in Wingate is hosting its annual Fall Craft and Gift Fair on Saturday, Nov. 24, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. with over 100 vendors expected. Admission is free. There will be door prizes and food concessions by Student Government. This year, buyers are asked to donate a canned good in exchange for a door prize raffle ticket.

Happy Birthday

… to Tom Doebler.

Pa. Lottery



Wild: 1

Pick 2: 6-4

Pick 3: 4-2-9

Pick 4: 9-1-9-3

Pick 5: 9-3-8-0-4

Treasure Hunt:


$24,000 estimated



Wild: 9

Pick 2: 4-5

Pick 3: 6-9-8

Pick 4: 9-0-7-7

Pick 5: 7-4-3-8-3

Cash 5:


Match 6:


Powerball estimated jackpot: $107 million

Mega Millions estimated jackpot: $106 million