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TOP SHOWS SATURDAY r David Wilcox 8 p.m., The State Theatre, 130 W. College Ave., State College, 814-272-0606. www.thestatetheatre.org MUSIC FRIDAY r The Clark McLane Band 6-8 p.m., Triangle Park, West Main Street and Bellefonte Avenue, a City of Lock Haven Free Summer Concert. ...

Reel Time

MOVIE LISTINGS starting Friday Call ahead to check the times before you go. ­­­ROXY THEATRE East Main St., Lock Haven 570-748-ROXY www.roxymovies.com HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 3: SUMMER VACATION (PG-13) - 7:00 & 9:00 Fri/ 2:00, 7:00, 9:00 Sat/ 2:00 & 7:00 Sun/ 7:00 ...

MUSIC SCENE

FRIDAY “Phil Reeder Solo Guitar” playing acoustic eclectic, 7 p.m., The Edge, 4 N. Henderson St., Lock Haven, 570-858-5656. SATURDAY Richard Morris and the Daddy Five Bellies playing roots/rock/blues, 7-9 p.m., Avenue 209 Coffee House, 209 Bellefonte Ave., Lock Haven, ...

Calendar of Events

TODAY r Comedy “Footlight Frenzy,” 7:30 p.m., Millbrook Playhouse cabaret, 570-748-8083 or www.millbrookplayhouse.net. TOMORROW r Free Movie Friday screening of “Trolls” (PG), 1-3 p.m., Centre County Library, Bellefonte. r Geocaching Games, 3 p.m., Kettle Creek State Park Nature ...

Local Briefs

Clinton County veterans invited to picnic LOCK HAVEN — All Clinton County veterans are invited to the Clinton County Veterans Picnic from 4 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 15, at the VFW Post 1630. The picnic is sponsored by the Clinton County Veterans Affairs. Those planning to attend ...

Who will wear the crown?; Five competing for 2018 Fair Queen

MACKEYVILLE —It’s that time of year again… time for the Clinton County Fair. And what would a county fair be without a fair queen? This year, five young ladies are vying for the crown. They are: - Haley Bloom, 17, of Lock Haven, daughter of Marla White and Chris Bloom. - ...

Prowl the Sprowl cancelled

HYNER — The 15th Annual Prowl the Sproul hiking weekend has been cancelled. “Due to very low enrollment this year, we are cancelling this program,” Keystone Trails Association Executive Director Joe Neville reported Tuesday. Neville said enrollment has been dwindling over the past ...

Local teen uses pageantry to advocate for agricultural issues

CENTRE HALL — Laurel Fogleman, 15, of Centre Hall has been using her title as the 2018 Centre County Teen Miss United States Agriculture to raise awareness for agricultural issues facing the community. With pressing times posing hardships on the dairy industry, Laurel is taking to social ...

Boil water advisory in Castanea Township

By LAURA JAMESON ljameson@lockhaven.com LOCK HAVEN — The Lock Haven City Water Department has issued a boil water advisory after a water main break occurred today. This will effect certain areas of Castanea Township. Areas effected are 300-401 Mackey Avenue, 2-113 Grape Street and ...

Around the Town

Good Day and Happy Birthday to Lanny Ray Allen, of Dunnstown Word of the Day Ecumenical — Concerned with promoting unity between churches or religions. Quote of the Day “Ads are the cave art of the twentieth century.” — Marshall McLuhan Scavenger hunts A photo scavenger ...

Calendar of Events

TODAY - Hike the Nature Trail, 10:30 a.m., Ole Bull State Park Pavilion #4 (Stone Pavilion). - Walk Along Kettle Creek, 1:30 p.m., Kettle Creek State Park Nature Center. - Outdoor concert by Philadelphia “kiddie rock” band The Cat’s Pajamas, 2 p.m., Ross Library patio and ...

Dear Annie

Husband’s political rants are a burden Dear Annie: In more than 35 years of marriage, my husband and I have had conversations on a wide variety of topics. However, almost every day for the past two years, he has ranted about political issues after watching a news program or reading an ...

To Your Good Health

Legitimate causes for fingerprint loss BY KEITH ROACH, M.D. DEAR DR. ROACH: Are there any medical conditions that can lead to loss of fingerprints? — Anon. ANSWER: There are several skin conditions that can lead to loss of fingerprints, with nonspecific dermatitis leading the list, ...

Old photo album UPDATE

PHOTO PROVIDED Player identified on 1947 Renovo team John E. Shearer has contacted us to confirm that player No. 53 is his father, Elwood Shearer. He is the last person to be identified in this photo of the Renovo High School basketball team of 1947. Other Express readers have told us that ...

Wings Over Piper scheduled Aug. 3-5

LOCK HAVEN — The 2018 Wings Over Piper R/C model plane fun fly and craft show will be held Friday through Sunday, Aug. 3, 4, and 5 at the William T. Piper Memorial Airport. The event is free to spectators. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday. ...

Bucktail Class of ‘68 tours school

PHOTO PROVIDED Fourteen alumni of Bucktail Area High School’s class of 1968 and their spouses accepted the invitation from principal Betsy Dickey to tour their alma mater 50 years after graduation. The class of ’68 was the first and largest to graduate from the Farwell school building. ...

Great places, public spaces

Lock Haven, Woodward waterfront honored Lock Haven and Woodward Township combined waterfront has been named one of the “2018 Great Places in Pennsylvania” by the Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Planning Association. The award recognizes the waterfront that includes the J. Doyle ...

Old photo album

EXPRESS ARCHIVES McGhee newspaper staff visits Express These boys and girls are the editors and reporters from the fourth, fifth and sixth grades at the former McGhee Elementary School on Fourth Street, Lock Haven. They were working on the school paper, “The Fort Reed Log.” They and two ...

Brugada syndrome causes abnormal heart rhythms

BY KEITH ROACH, M.D. DEAR DR. ROACH: Please discuss Brugada syndrome. Three members of my family died from it before we finally got a diagnosis. Where does it come from? — V.K. ANSWER: Brugada syndrome is an inherited, genetic condition. It seems to be caused by an abnormality in the ...

Around the Town

Good Day to Erik and Steph Nordstrom! Word of the Day Mephitic — A noxious smell from atmospheric pollution. Quote of the Day “Anytime you see a turtle up on top of a fence post, you know he had some help.” — Alex Haley Helping Hands The Helping Hands program will not be ...