Around the Town

Good day

To Kristie Weaver on her birthday.

Word of the day

Cunctator (kuhngk-TEY-ter) — A procrastinator; delayer.

Quote of the day

“The world is but canvas to our imaginations.”

— Henry David Thoreau

Donate to

decorate the tree

A $5 donation will hang one ornament on the Annie Halenbake Ross Library Christmas tree as a gift, honor or memorial for family, friend or pet. The tree is located across from the circulation desk on the first floor of Ross Library. Help us decorate this tree with your donations.

Christmas cantata

McElhattan Caldwell United Methodist Charge Choir will present their Christmas Cantata at Lamar United Methodist Church at 4 p.m. on Dec. 11. Refreshments will be served. Everyone is welcome to attend!

Sugar Valley Winter Concert

The Sugar Valley Rural Charter School presents its annual Winter Concert on Saturday, Dec. 10 with two separate performances beginning with kindergarten through grade 4 at 10 a.m., followed by grades 5 through 12 at 1 p.m.


Christmas walk

A Christmas walk featuring scenes from Toyland and a special visit by Santa will take place at the Wayne Township Nature Park Saturday, Dec. 17 from 2-4 p.m. Sponsored by the Wayne Township Recreation Committee and McElhattan United Methodist Church.

Christmas concert

The Sugar Valley Community Band presents its annual Christmas concert Dec. 11 at 3 p.m. at the Sugar Valley Church of the Brethren at 2305 E. Winter Road, Loganton. The band members have played together for several years and are well known for their performances of patriotic tunes, jazz arrangements and holiday standards in the Loganton area.

Pa. Lottery



Pick 2: 3-9

Pick 3: 6-3-3

Pick 4: 9-6-1-7

Pick 5: 0-7-9-3-4

Treasure Hunt:


$10,000 estimated jackpot


Pick 2: 8-7, Wild: 5

Pick 3: 0-2-7, Wild: 5

Pick 4: 6-5-4-2, Wild: 5

Pick 5: 4-1-1-7-4, Wild: 5

Cash 5:


$450,000 estimated jackpot

Match 6:


$1.8 million estimated jackpot

Powerball estimated jackpot: $54 million

Mega Millions estimated jackpot: $30 million