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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,’ ...

Calendar of Events

Community

TODAY — The Clinton County Democratic Fall Picnic, Dunnstown Fire Hall. Doors open at 5 p.m. followed by an evening of good food and friendly conversation. Reservations necessary. SATURDAY — The Goat Hill (Center) School Reunion, meal at noon, Wayne Township Nature Park. Bring a dish ...

‘The Office! A Musical Parody’

Arts and Culture

WILLIAMSPORT — Dunder Mifflin is opening an office near you! Producers of the sold out, unauthorized Off-Broadway sensation “The Office! A Musical Parody” announced the North American tour will make a stop in Williamsport on Tuesday, Oct. 8, playing at the Community Arts ...

Correction

Local news

Problems were reported after the conversion of local Santander banks to First Commonwealth Bank. First Commonwealth Bank was incorrectly identified in Wednesday’s edition of The Express. We apologize for the error.

Event Planner

Arts and Culture

TOP SHOWS SATURDAY ∫ Foghat and Firefall 7:30 p.m., Community Arts Center, 220 W. Fourth St., Williamsport caclive.com or 570-326-2424 SEPT. 21 ∫ Jason Aldean 7:30 p.m., Bryce Jordan Center, 127 Bryce Jordan Center, University Park www.bjc.psu.edu or call ...

PARTNERSHIP NEWS & NOTES

Business

Economic Partnership Annual Meeting is September 18 The Clinton County Economic Partnership will hold its annual meeting next Wednesday, Sept. 18, at 7 p.m., at the Best Western Lock Haven. Five seats on the Partnership Operating Board will be filled by election at the meeting. Daci ...

Music Scene

Arts and Culture

FRIDAY ∫ Phil Reeder Solo Guitar playing acoustic eclectic 8 p.m., 40&8 Chateau 903, Route 120, Lock Haven. SATURDAY ∫ Charlie’s All Stars playing a variety of pop, rock and blues 8 p.m., Holiday Inn, 100 Pine St., Williamsport. ∫ Swing-nova 8 to 10 p.m., Barrel ...

Large marijuana operation discovered in Lock Haven

Urgent information

LOCK HAVEN - Officials from the State Attorney General's office confiscated a large amount of marijuana in various forms from the residence of David Nestlerode at 222 E. Water St., Lock Haven, this morning. Nestlerode was taken into custody after officers responded at the home with a search ...

Threat made against Bellefonte High School

Local news

BELLEFONTE — A verbal threat that quickly spread through social media put students and faculty at Bellefonte Area High School on high alert Tuesday morning. According to multiple sources, the alleged threat warned students that something would be taking place at the high school on Friday, ...