Around the Town

Good Day

And happy Saturday birthday to Kathryn Jane Wunz of Bellefonte!

Quote of the Day

“A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.”

— Charles Darwin

Get checked today

Today is Walmart Wellness Day in many of the stores, including the one in Mill Hall. Free screenings are offered from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. for vision, blood glucose level, blood pressure, and body mass index. Low-cost immunizations also are offered. Each Walmart customer who learns of a potential risk of Type 2 Diabetes at this event will be offered the opportunity to receive follow-up information from the American Diabetes Association.

Hospital auxiliary

The monthly meeting of the Lock Haven Hospital Auxiliary will be held at 1 p.m. Monday in the hospital’s Healthy Circle meeting room. Members are asked to note that this month, the meeting is being held a week later than usual.

Soup sale

This year’s soup sale at Great Island Presbyterian Church will be held Oct. 13 and 14 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Ham and bean, chicken corn and vegetable soups will be offered again this year. New this year are homemade apple dumplings! The church is right behind the post office and The Express in Lock Haven. Orders are being taken ahead of time and may be made by calling the church at 570-748-2810.

Fall Festival

Crossroads Church in Jersey Shore will hold its annual Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 14 from 4 until 7 p.m. This festival features food and fun for the entire family. There will be blow-up rides for the kids and plenty of games for everyone. There is no charge for the event, the games or the food. The entire community is invited to participate. Visit www.jscross or call 570-398-5533 for more information.

Happy birthday

Sunday: Debbie Hackenberg … Lincoln Perry, 9, of Tracy, Calif.

Pa. Lottery



Pick 2: 9-5, Wild: 1

Pick 3: 6-2-6, Wild: 1

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

Pick 5: 2-6-2-3-1, Wild: 1

Treasure Hunt:


$10,000 estimated jackpot


Pick 2: 7-8, Wild: 3

Pick 3: 9-6-9, Wild: 3

Pick 4: 8-7-5-8, Wild: 3

Pick 5: 7-7-6-9-7, Wild: 3

Cash 5:


$125,000 estimated jackpot

Match 6:


$710,000 estimated jackpot

Powerball estimated jackpot: $53 million

Mega Millions estimated jackpot: $104 million