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Lock Haven Rotary hosts Camp Cadet grads

LOCK HAVEN — The Rotary Club of Lock Haven recently hosted Evie Rembold and Rachel Kibler who spoke about their experiences while attending the Clinton County Police Camp Cadet program. Rachel also attended the Pennsylvania State Police Camp Cadet for girls between the ages of 12 to ...

AREA CLUB BRIEFS

LH Kiwanians plan fundraisers LOCK HAVEN — The Lock Haven Kiwanis Club will hold its spring spaghetti dinner April 18. Another club fundraiser coming soon is the blueberries sale. The club recently donated $300 to the Lock Haven YMCA Backpack Program which provides food for the weekend ...

Flags of Honor coming to Triangle Park

WENDY STIVER/THE EXPRESS Lock Haven City Council approved the annual display of flags in Triangle Park over Memorial Day weekend. The Flags of Honor project is sponsored by the Rotary Club of Downtown Lock Haven. Showing one of the flags are Rotarians, from left, Suzanne Foust, Eleanor Kodish, ...

Renovo Elks Lodge installs officers

KEVIN RAUCH/THE EXPRESS Renovo Elks Lodge #334 recently held its annual installation of officers, at which members who will serve the club as officers over the next year were sworn in. Receiving that honor this year were, from left, in front: secretary Barbara Bueno, Exalted Ruler Neil ...

Bellefonte Elk of the Year

PHOTO PROVIDED Annette Smith was named for Bellefonte Elks Lodge #1094’s Elk of the Year for lodge year 2017-18. She was recognized for her many volunteer commitments to the Bellefonte Elks and the community.

7th, 8th grades hold elections

By EMMA PAGE Several months ago, the 7th and 8th grade students at Central Mountain Middle School discovered who their class officers would be. In 8th grade, the class officers consist of Lucas Porter and Gino Serafini as co-presidents, Bre Bratton as secretary, and Brett Gerlach as ...

Club Spotlight: Hunter Education

By JACLYN GRENNINGER And LILY KENNEDY One of the new clubs this year at Central Mountain Middle School is Y-HEC club. Y- HEC stands for Youth Hunter Education Challenge. Mrs. Deb Desmond started this club because she has many students who love to hunt and enjoy the outdoors. She ...

THON!

By KELLY DIETRICH And ALLYSEN PETERS This Friday, April 13, Central Mountain Middle School will be hosting Mini-THON to raise funds for the Four Diamonds to conquer childhood cancer. There will be dancing, games, food and lots of fun to go around! The theme for the event this year is ...

Keystone Cares!

By BRYN MILLER and SYLVIA BRYAN Mrs. Zoe Keeler and Mrs. Beth Seyler, along with Central Mountain Middle School Student Council, are promoting kindness through Keystone Cares. What is Keystone Cares? It is a multi-agency effort to focus on practices that will make life better for the ...

Shrek the Musical Junior: Don’t miss it!

By AINE ROSSMAN Well folks, it’s that time of year again. The cast of the annual Central Mountain Middle School chorus-musical has been working extremely hard, and the show is right around the corner. I personally can tell you how tough rehearsals have been. Afterall, I just so happen to be ...

Serving smiles with Mrs. Serafini

By JULIANA SOLIS-GEYER And ONALISA HEVERLY As we all know, society can be a scary place. You are constantly judged for things that you can’t change or you’re teased for the person that you decide that you want to be. No one deserves to feel like they need to be an entirely different ...

Spotlight On School Clubs

Old Disney Movie Club By TAYLOR SHAFFER And BRYN MILLER The Old Disney Movie Club is in the spotlight! Shelly Budinger, the 8th grade science teacher at Central Mountain Middle School, created the Old Disney Movie Club. The reason she created the club was because she likes ...

Create your own STATE

By CAMILLE WISEMAN And FATIMA KABA Mrs.Weikel’s 6th grade history classes are giving a modernized spin to regular old education. At Central Mountain Middle School, sometimes the curriculum can be, well, BORING! This “Create Your Own State” project was a hands-on experience for ...

Living history

By TAYLOR SHAFFER It’s that time of the nine weeks once again! Where 8th graders in Central Mountain Middle School start Living History! The 8th graders who took this elective start choosing their Civil War topics and begin researching! At the end of each nine weeks, students who ...

Dallas Brass: Let the celebration begin

WILLIAMSPORT — To hear big, bold brass that will get your blood pumping, don’t miss this unique opportunity to catch Dallas Brass, one of America’s foremost musical ensembles. The band will perform at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 12 at the Community Arts Center, 220 W. Fourth St. A band ...

Old photo album

Fashion fun at the Heisey Ellie Higgins helps Sonya White try on a dress in a style from another era. This photo was taken in June 1994 in the Heisey Museum’s east parlor at 362 E. Water St., Lock Haven. The old-fashioned fun may have been part of a summer History Camp.

Chris LaRose wins Billtown Blues Challenge

From staff reports WILLIAMSPORT — Chris LaRose, who hails from Lock Haven, won the recent Billtown Blues Challenge and a berth at the International Blues Challenge in Memphis. This year’s Billtown Blues Challenge was held March 26 at the Genetti Hotel. Local and regional acts competed ...

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

TODAY - Living Empowered gathering, free class for adults interested in learning about natural mood management and essential oils, 5:30-7 p.m. Centre County Library, Bellefonte. Information: healingherbteam@gmail.com. - “The Big Picture on Energy and the Environment,” a talk by Dr. ...

Around the Town

Good Day and Happy Belated Birthday to George Wagner! Word of the Day Paseo — A slow, leisurely walk or stroll. Quote of the Day “Peace and justice are two sides of the same coin.” — Dwight D. Eisenhower Drug-Free talk On Tuesday, April 17, at 6 p.m., the public is ...