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Kiwanis of BENV member wins Hero In Service Award

PHOTO PROVIDED Kiwanis Club of Bald Eagle and Nittany Valleys member Matt Wise received a special honor last month when he was presented with the Pennsylvania District Kiwanis Hero In Service Award at the annual District Convention in Williamsport. Matt was nominated by BENV club president ...

Kiwanis of BENV welcomes new members

PHOTO PROVIDED The Kiwanis Club of Bald Eagle and Nittany Valleys welcomed two new members at its Aug. 21 membership meeting. Tia Hilyer and Heather Riefer were inducted into membership by PA Kiwanis Region 4 Trustee and BENV member Matt Wise. Tia, a longtime friend of Kiwanis, is the ...

Elks members represent at convention

PHOTO PROVIDED Two members of the State College Elks Lodge #1600 recently attended the Elks Grand Lodge Convention in St. Louis, Mo. Representatives were, from left, Exalted Ruler Lynne Corl, Past Exalted Ruler and Past District Deputy Grand Exalted Ruler Lisa Schroeder.

Old Photo Album: A beautiful fall day

EXPRESS ARCHIVES Love it or hate it, fall is getting closer and closer and it’s bringing with it the oranges, reds and browns many look forward to each year. Students at the former Lock Haven Middle School can be seen leaving campus one chilly fall afternoon while a large tree is caught in ...

PA Happy Travelers to meet Thursday

LOCK HAVEN — The Pennsylvania Happy Travelers will meet on Thursday, Sept. 12 at 6:30 p.m. in conference room on the ground floor of the Haven Skilled Rehabilitation and Nursing Facility, 24 Cree Drive, Lock Haven. Luggage tabs and itineraries will be available for those going on the ...

Local briefs

SPCA to hold ‘Paw-liday’ pet photo shoots LOCK HAVEN — The Clinton County SPCA is gearing up for the holiday season with mini photo shoots for people and their furry, scaly or feathered family members. The sessions will take place on Saturday, Nov. 23 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and ...

Calendar of Events

TODAY — Blood Drive, noon to 6 p.m., Lock Havaen University Recreation Center, 550 Railroad St. TOMORROW — The Clinton County Democratic Fall Picnic, Dunnstown Fire Hall. Doors open at 5 p.m. followed by an evening of good food and friendly conversation. Reservations necessary. ...

Around the Town

GOOD DAY to Kristie Daylor, of Lock Haven Quote of the Day “You’ve got to get up every morning with determination if you’re going to go to bed with satisfaction.” — George Lorimer Word of the Day Rimose — Full of chinks; covered with cracks A moment of ...

LH Kiwanis September events

LOCK HAVEN — The Lock Haven Kiwanis Club will be hosting the following events and guest speakers for the month of September. ∫ Today, Wednesday, Sept. 11 the club will be hosting its annual picnic at the Sons of Italy Campground beginning at 3 p.m. There will be no meeting on Thursday, ...

Does watching TV rot your brain?

We all grow up, being told things by our parents so we would do things. They would tell us little things that we immediately believe, and do as we were told. I got a little curious and decided to do some research, and see if any of them are true. The first one — watching TV rots your brain. ...

Around the town

GOOD DAY and Happy Birthday to Amy Yarnell of Flemington! Happy Birthday to Heather Fowler ... Eileen Killinger from Woolrich Word of the Day Quidder — Animal that lets half-chewed food drop from its mouth Quote of the Day “Our greatest fear should not be of failure but of ...

Old Photo Album: The flood of ‘36

EXPRESS ARCHIVES Before the levee was built in the 1990s, flooding plagued the city of Lock Haven. Before Hurricane Agnes in 1972 devastated the city, there was the flood of 1936. Pictured is a section of Main Street between Grove and Vesper, which caused an entire first story worth of damage ...

Local Briefs

YMCA hosting Lock Haven View Run 5k/10 LOCK HAVEN — The Lock Haven Area YMCA will host the Lock Haven View Run 5k/10 on Saturday, Oct. 26 . Start time for the 10K is 8 a.m. and 8:05 a.m. for the 5k. Registration is now open online on the Y’s website at www.ymca.org, or in-house at ...

Westport School students in 1920s

PHOTO PROVIDED Students from Westport School pose for photographs sometime in the 1920s. They are, top row from left, Betty DeHaas, Alitha Pitts, Janet Hulings, Eva Watson, Louis Crock, Twilia Walters, Tom Ransdorf and teacher Mrs. Loudenberg. Second row, Donald King, Sarah Finnegan, Wanda ...

Around the town

GOOD DAY to Jeane Sementelli of Lock Haven who turned 91 on Sunday. Word of the Day Fuji — Plain spun silk fabric Quote of the Day “There is no chance, no destiny, no fate, that can hinder or control the firm resolve of a determined soul.” — Ella Wheeler Wilcox Happy ...

Calendar of Events

TODAY — Free Family Event — Reading Under the Lights at Dwyer Field, Bucktail High School, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Everyone is welcome; all ages. Bring a blanket and bring a book. There will be refreshments, prizes, information booths and guest readers. — Drag Through the Season, 7 p.m., ...

Pa. Lottery

SUNDAY Day Wild: 7 Pick 2: 0-4 Pick 3: 1-7-0 Pick 4: 1-1-5-1 Pick 5: 5-9-3-1-5 Treasure Hunt: 05-12-18-19-21 $10,000 estimated jackpot Evening Wild: 1  Pick 2: 9-8 Pick 3: 6-0-2 Pick 4: 4-4-6-7 Pick 5: 0-5-7-6-3 Cash 5: 08-09-25-29-41 $300,000 estimated ...

Full Armor surpasses blood drive goal

LOCK HAVEN — As the American Red Cross pulled into the parking lot of Full Armor Wellness, a crew of 14 Full Armor members and their Silver Lab “Storm” went into action to help set up the blood drive. By noon, registration had begun and donors started to roll in. For the next 7.5 ...

City installs new trash cans on Main Street

LAURA JAMESON/THE EXPRESS Downtown Lock Haven Inc. Manager Samantha Eisenhart throws trash away in one of the city’s new trash cans along Main Street. Six new cans were purchased through a pledged effort by city council with the Capital Improvement Plan, Public Works Director Anthony ...

Reunions

SEPT. 9 — LHHS Class of 1950, noon at Creekside, Mill Hall. Questions call Patty at 570-726-3374. SEPT. 9 — LHHS Class of ‘56 monthly luncheon, noon, Creekside banquet room. SEPT. 14 — The Goat Hill (Center) School Reunion, meal at noon, Wayne Township Nature Park. Bring a dish and ...