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Hearing aid tidbits and random topics

Health

This month marks my seventh year of writing a monthly hearing health educational articles for The Express. I am always thinking of possible topics to help readers understand their hearing issues and the hearing aid industry. This month I am doing a “tidbits” article about ideas that ...

Speed display sign placed in Beech Creek Township

Local news

LOCK HAVEN — Motorists traveling through Beech Creek Township will be reminded to obey the posted speed limit. The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) has placed a radar-controlled speed display sign on Route 2024 (Beech Creek Road). The sign will aid in curbing speeding, ...

New ENT specialist joins UPMC Susquehanna

Health

WILLIAMSPORT – UPMC Susquehanna has added Kathryn Morton, MD, to Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) to its staff. Dr. Morton earned her medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Md., and completed a residency in otolaryngology at Icahn School of Medicine at ...

New pediatrician at UPMC Susquehanna

Health

WILLIAMSPORT – Olufunke Oladejo, MD, MPH, has joined the pediatrics team at UPMC Susquehanna. Dr. Oladejo earned her medical degree from University of Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria, and her Master of Public Health from Harvard University School of Public Health, Boston, Mass. She completed ...

LH man jailed for child porn

Local news

LOCK HAVEN — A Lock Haven man has been charged with sexual abuse of children (possession of child pornography) by the Office of Attorney General Child Predator Section after they executed a search warrant at his home yesterday. David Lee Nestlerode, 52, of 222 E. Water St., was arraigned ...

Police news – Sept. 12

Police, court and fires

Woman cited for loose dogs LOCK HAVEN — A Lock Haven woman was cited for allowing several of her dogs to run freely through the neighborhood. According to the Woodward Township Police Department, Lilianna Neff, 33, has been letting her dogs run loose and one nearly caused an accident by ...

Clinton County United Way appoints board members

Community

LAURA JAMESON/THE EXPRESS The Clinton County United Way held its annual meeting on Tuesday and installed three new board members, Autumn Gavlock, Andrew Kremser and Christina Mader . Members of the organization posed for a photograph in the Rebecca Gross Room at the Ross Library. They are, ...

‘Flag of Heroes’ unveiled

Local news

LOCK HAVEN — It was an emotional morning outside the Clinton County courthouse as the Flag of Heroes was dedicated. In memory of those killed in the Sept. 11 terror attacks, the Flag of Heroes is a special flag — instead of the traditional stripes, the names of first responders who died ...

Emergency services

Police, court and fires

LOCK HAVEN — The following calls were made to the Clinton County Communications Center. Thursday — At 8:56 a.m., Renovo Fire Co. responded to an odor investigation at 155 Sixth St., Renovo. The call ended at 9:55 a.m. — At 11:18 p.m., Lock Haven Fire Co. responded to a CO alarm at ...

JS High School Class of 1949 holds 70th reunion

Community

PHOTO PROVIDED Members of the Jersey Shore High School’s Class of 1949 met recently for their 70th reunion. Pictured are classmates, from left, back row, Donald Head, Daniel Phleger, Jack Cline, Ronald Thompson, Jerome Burgit, William Waddell, Richard Heuser, Frank Schoendorfer, Palmer ...

CCAC to showcase work by Creative Makers of PA Wilds

Arts and Culture

LOCK HAVEN — The Clinton County Arts Council will be showcasing work by the Creative Makers of the PA Wilds as part of the “Creative Makers of the Pennsylvania Wilds — A Traveling Public Art Show.” The PA Wilds Center for Entrepreneurship, Inc. and Wilds Cooperative of Pennsylvania ...

Mid-Atlantic Marketing offers support

Business

In today’s world, a business isn’t really on the map unless they have a website. But most small businesses don’t have the time or the knowledge to develop, let alone maintain, a web presence. The same is true for local governmenat agencies such as townships and ...

Pa. high court asked to throw out death penalty

Local news

By MARYCLAIRE DALE Associated Press PHILADELPHIA — The Pennsylvania Supreme Court was asked Wednesday to outlaw the death penalty because of what critics call the cruel and arbitrary way it's applied to poor and black defendants. More than half of the 441 death sentences handed down ...

Renovo football cheerleaders

Community

EXPRESS ARCHIVES Six members of the Renovo cheer squard pose for a photo in their uniforms one sunny day. They are, kneeling, Sandra Herman and Carol Durandetto. Standing, Laurel Kuntz, Barbara Lynn, Diane Rauch and Jennie Darrin. We believe the photo was taken between the 1940s and 1960s but ...

‘The Book of Mormon’ is coming to CPA

Arts and Culture

STATE COLLEGE—Tickets are on sale for the national tour of “The Book of Mormon,” winner of nine Tony Awards including Best Musical. The Center for the Performing Arts at Penn State will present “The Book of Mormon” at Eisenhower Auditorium for seven performances—7:30 p.m. ...

Government will propose banning flavors used in e-cigarettes

Local news

By MATTHEW PERRONE AP Health Writer WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said Wednesday his administration will propose banning thousands of flavors used in e-cigarettes to combat a recent surge in underage vaping . The Food and Drug Administration will develop guidelines to remove ...

Around the Town

Community

GOOD DAY to Melvin Coakley of Beech Creek Quote of the Day “A goal is not always meant to be reached; it often serves simply as something to aim at.” — Bruce Lee Clinton County Fair Farmers and Flea Market Clinton County Fair Farmers and Flea Market will be held at Clinton ...

Saxophonist Maceo Parker to perform ‘It’s All About Love’

Arts and Culture

STATE COLLEGE—Saxophonist Maceo Parker, who helped pioneer the sounds of soul and funk with the likes of James Brown and George Clinton, will perform “It’s All About Love” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26, in Eisenhower Auditorium. Parker will be backed by his big band, which includes ...

Chamber/Tourism Report

Business

As much as I love summer, Fall is also a great time because there’s so much going on - it’s the busiest time of year in Clinton County! For example, stop at Triangle Park in Lock Haven today and join the Clinton County Veterans Affairs Office and Vets+ in the ‘Moving Tribute,’ ...