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calendar of events

HEALTH r Covenant Cafe, a social engagement program for people in the early stages of Alzheimer’s — 1-3 p.m. Tuesday (first and third Tuesdays of the month), Covenant United Methodist Church, 44 W. Main St., Lock Haven. Information: Fran Decker, 570-748-4302. GRIEF r GriefShare — 7 ...

Blood drives

TUESDAY — Woodward Fire Company, 4147 North Route 220, Linden, 1-6 p.m. WEDNESDAY — Two drives: Beech Creek American Legion, Wynne Avenue, 1-6 p.m. and Phoenix Rehabilitation and Health Services Inc., 320 Thomas St., Jersey Shore, 1-5 p.m. Donors are asked to bring photo ID. Walk-ins are ...

Upcoming reunions

OCT . 18 — Classes of 1957, 58 and 59 monthly get together, 5 p.m., Swissdale Church. Chicken and waffle dinner $11 per person. Reservations by Saturday, Oct. 14. Make checks out to Swissdale Christian Women and mail to Jean Rote, 747 Bressler St., Lock Haven, Pa. 17745. OCT. 23 — LHHS ...

Meetings next week

MONDAY r Lock Haven City Council, 7 p.m. r Wayne Township Supervisors, 7 p.m. r Clinton County Commissioners, 9 a.m. r Bellefonte Borough Council, 7:30 p.m. TUESDAY r Centre County Commissioners, 10 a.m. r Clinton County Planning Commission, 7 p.m. r Woodward Township ...

Fulfilling dreams through a love of crafting

By AMBER MORRIS For The Express LOGANTON — Four years ago a Sugar Valley mother, and her then 20-year-old daughter, sat and watched online videos of people making country style crafts out of household scraps, and then realizing at that moment that this was something that they could do ...

What’s happening in Howard? By Tammy Coakley

MISSIONS MEALS There will be an all-you-can-eat meal at the Yarnell Community Center this evening, Oct. 13, beginning at 6 p.m. to benefit the Runville United Methodist Charge’s Missions Teams. Tonight’s meal will feature meat loaf, mashed potatoes, vegetables, macaroni and cheese, ...

Aerial photo of Lock Haven in 1931

PHOTO PROVIDED Tim Yoho of Lock Haven has sent two aerial photos of the City of Lock Haven taken in 1931, to share with other Express readers. The photos are in the J. Victor Dallin Aerial Survey Collection in the Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, Dela. This photo shows the old Jay ...

Scholarship created by Dr. Richard G. Stuempfle

LOCK HAVEN — Dr. Richard Stuempfle, a local podiatrist, recently made a $50,000 gift to Temple University Fox School of Business to create the “Dr. Richard G. Stuempfle 55 Endowed Scholarship Fund.” This scholarship will be awarded annually to a fourth year student enrolled at Temple ...

DKG chapter learns of senior project

The Beta Nu Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International for key women educators held its first meeting of 2017-18 on Sept. 25. Becca Brungard, Central Mountain High School senior, presented a power point of her senior project, drawing and painting storybook and cartoon characters on the ...

MH Sunrise Rotary hosts district governor

The Mill Hall Sunrise Rotary Club welcomed District Governor Mike Hornby at a special meeting to discuss any club issues and get answers to any questions from members. From left are Kassy George, April Henry-Bittner, Bonnie Hannis, Assistant Governor Wendy Stiver, Hornby, and Club President ...

Bellefonte Elks provide backpacks

PHOTO PROVIDED Bellefonte Elks Lodge #1094 purchased 400 backpacks, with a $2,500 Elks National Foundation grant, to donate to Faith United Methodist Church’s Blessing of the Backpacks Back-to-School Program. A few recipients of backpacks are shown here at the back-to-school event where, in ...

JS Lions, Lioness present colors

PHOTO PROVIDED The Jersey Shore Area Lions and Lioness clubs were proud to present the colors in honor of all veterans at a recent Jersey Shore Area High School football game. Lions International District 14 G maintains the large flag for use by clubs in the district, and local Lions and ...

Milesburg Legion Auxiliary hosts council meeting

MILESBURG — American Legion Auxiliary (ALA) members of Centre, Lycoming and Clinton counties attended their Tri-County Council meeting held recently at Milesburg American Legion, hosted by members of ALA Unit #893. The meeting included a special guest, American Legion Auxiliary Department ...

area club briefs

LH Kiwanis Club donates to Shoe Bank LOCK HAVEN — The Lock Haven Kiwanis Club recently donated $150 to the nonprofit Lock Haven Area Shoe Bank which provides free shoes to eligible kids and youth. The club will hold a spaghetti supper next Wednesday from 4 to 7 p.m. at Dunnstown Fire Hall. ...

Pumpkin spice madness

Has anyone noticed the increase in the amount of food products flavored with pumpkin spice this fall season? I’m not saying that’s a bad thing, but I do think it’s a mad thing and currently I’m as mad as a hatter. For breakfast this morning I debated on whether to eat pumpkin spice ...

School supplies drive benefits art departments

Donations for school supplies totaled $540 this year and will be divided equally between the art departments of Renovo Elementary and Liberty-Curtin Elementary schools, according to Clinton County Chief Detective James Edwards, who organized the drive for Keystone Central elementary schools ...

Clinton County PASR sets Fall Luncheon

The Clinton County Chapter of the Pennsylvania Association of School Retirees will be holding their Fall Luncheon on Nov. 1 at the Flemington First Church of Christ. The meeting begins at 11 a.m. followed by lunch. Door prizes will be awarded. Pictured are retirees Carmen Banfill, left, ...

Pumpkin cookies in Mr. Berry’s class

We thank Ruth Berry of Loganton for sharing this photo with other Express readers. Members of Ron Berry’s fourth grade class in 1983 at the former Lamar Township Elementary School, Salona, are seen making pumpkin cookies. They are, from left, in front: Jay Bechdel, Jason McCahan and Jimmy ...

Lamar Township celebrates 200th birthday

SALONA — After months of hard work and dedication, the Lamar Township 200th year celebration was a huge success. That was the consensus of the celebration committee which met for the final time on Sept. 8. The celebration included a 15-mile parade of 52 tractors. Chairman of the tractor ...

Renovo Heritage Park holds 5K color run

KEVIN RAUCH/THE EXPRESS The Greater Renovo Area Heritage Park recently held their first 5K color run, an event that started at Stellfox Pond near the Bucktail Medical Center and ran through South Renovo and Renovo. Heritage Park members have been busy all summer working on their expanding ...