News

Body of canoeist who disappeared May 25 found

Police, court and fires

MOUNT BETHEL, Pa. (AP) — Officials in Pennsylvania say the body of a New Jersey man who disappeared last month while canoeing on the Delaware River has been found. Thirty-nine-year-old Cheeyen Yap of Laurence Harbor, New Jersey was reported missing May 25 after the canoe carrying him and a ...

‘Magic’ coming to Lock Haven

Local news

Nerd Haven and The Express partnering to host competition By KEVIN MCKEE kmckee@lockhaven.com LOCK HAVEN — Some “magic” is coming to Lock Haven. On Saturday, Aug. 18, The Express community newspaper and its sponsors are joining Nerd Haven to bring the community a large ...

‘Time Out’ at Millbrook

Community

Millbrook’s Savannah Sipping Society is a ‘bubbly’ and heartfelt treat Randa Covington (Gerri Weagraff), a tightly wound, middle-aged career woman, has just been laid off, following a very public outburst when she gets passed over for a promotion. So, she decides to make a change ...

Six Biblical questions to ask when in conflict

Religion

In this fallen world, conflict is inevitable. Husbands and wives, parents and children/teens/adult kids, roommates, co-workers, brothers and sisters in Christ, believers and non-believers — we all sin against each other at times — at times intentionally but many times unintentionally. We ...

r Making Life Better

Health

You can do a lot with this tender-topped vegetable Asparagus is one of the first garden vegetables we see at farmer’s markets and is a sure sign that more fresh vegetables are to follow. As a child, I liked asparagus only if it was smothered in cheese sauce and served on toast, but over the ...

County gets $80,000 for courthouse preservation

Local news

From staff reports LOCK HAVEN– Clinton County has been awarded a grant of $80,000 from the Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission (PHMC) to preserve the Clinton County Courthouse. On June 6, the PHMC Board of Commissioners unanimously approved the county’s courthouse ...

Sentencings in Clinton and Lycoming counties

Police, court and fires

LOCK HAVEN — The information in Courthouse Roundup is obtained through public records. It is policy of The Express that this information not be withheld from publication. CLINTON COUNTY r Matthew William Wadsworth, charged with possession with intent to deliver, fined $1,000, placed in ...

Around the Town

Community

Good Day and Happy 19th Birthday to Samantha McGregor, on Sunday! Water Boil Advisory Residents at Castanea Manor, 200 E Keller St. may be at increased risk for Microbial Contamination due to loss of psoitive water pressure due to a main break and are advised to boil water before ...

Lamar Lighthouse Camp opens this Sunday

Religion

Summer concerts move to Cedar Heights LAMAR — Lamar Lighthouse Camp opens its 2018 season this Sunday. People who look forward all year to the weekly Sunday evening concerts will not be disappointed, but the concerts will be held at a church this year, due to a building issue at the ...

Training center now offers EMT training

Local news

By EMMA COSALVEZ egosalvez@lockhaven.com BELLEFONTE — The Centre County Public Safety Training Center (CCPSTC) will now be able to offer emergency medical technician training classes. On May 22, the training center at Central Pennsylvania Institute of Science and Technology (CPI) ...

Courthouse Roundup

Police, court and fires

MARRIAGE LICENSES r Earl George, Beam, of Mill Hall, to Carolyn Sue Wise, of Mill Hall, on May 29. r Jessica Lynn Auman, of Renovo, to Daniel Joseph Losch, of Renovo, on June 1. r Dustin Edward Barner, of Mill Hall, to Kirstyn Renee Harstead, of Mill Hall, on June 4. r Shawn M. English, ...

REUNIONS

Community

JUNE 10 — First Ward Picnic, Castanea Fire Co. Picnic Grounds. Information: Ginny Reeder at 570-748-6106. JUNE 10 — The Fred and Mabel Bechdel Reunion, 1 p.m., Bald Eagle State Park Pavilion 7. JUNE 10 — 45th annual Fravel Reunion, Flemington Park upper pavillion; meal at 1 ...

Vacation Bible schools listed

Religion

Area churches are offering that summer tradition for all community kids known as Vacation Bible School. NEWLY ANNOUNCED The Sugar Valley United Methodist Charge, the Sugar Valley Church of the Brethren, the Tylersville United Church of Christ, and the Sugar Valley Lutheran churches are ...

MEETINGS NEXT WEEK

Community

Monday — Clinton County Commissioners, 9 a.m. Tuesday — Centre County Commissioners, 10 a.m. Bellefonte School Board, 7 p.m. Wednesday — Clinton County Prison Board, 11 a.m. Clinton County Solid Waste Authority, 6:30 p.m. Thursday — Clinton County Commissioners, ...

AREA CHURCH BRIEFS

Religion

Mackeyville UM offers coffeehouse church services MACKEYVILLE — Once a month during the summer, Mackeyville United Methodist Church will offer an informal Saturday evening church service, coffeehouse style, in the social room. The dates are June 16, July 14 and Aug. 18, and the times ...

The electric mailbox

Local news

Most of us use e-mail these days. Electronic mail. It’s delivered over the internet, which I hear is a series of ones and zeroes — I’m not much of a technical guy. I can check my own e-mail, but that’s about it. I e-mailed in this article. In a weird way, Lock Haven accidentally had ...

Calendar of events

Community

Saturday June 9 r Food sale, Avis United Methodist Church, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., with sandwiches, soups, macaroni and cheese, baked goods; rain or shine. Information: 570-753-8137. r Strawberry Festival, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Garman Lutheran Church. r Friendship Community Center yard sale with vendors, ...

Covalts Outdoor Gospel Sing is this weekend

Religion

CENTRE HALL — The 23rd annual Covalts Outdoor Gospel Sing continues today and Sunday at the Grange Fairgrounds’ Southside Stage, 169 Homan Lane. The music starts at 2 p.m. both days. Today’s schedule includes Dave Powers, The Segers, The Fishers, Victory Express, The Bates Family, Last ...

Old & New: History for you

Local news

Thanks to all who came to view the documentary about Josiah Henson, “The Road to Dawn,” on Sunday, June 3. We learned the following facts and had an interesting discussion afterwards: r He rescued 118 enslaved people. r He won a medal at the first World’s Fair in London. r Queen ...