Hike the Nature Trail On Wednesday, July 18, at 10:30 a.m., there will be a “Hike the Nature Trail” program at Ole Bull State Park. Join the park naturalist for an evening walk along the Nature Trail at Ole Bull. There will be a discussion about the flora and fauna seen along the trail as ...

Drug seizures up this quarter in Pennsylvania

Local news

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania state police seized $7 million in illegal drugs between April 1 and June 30, 2018. That’s an increase of $1.3 million in drugs seized compared to Jan. 1 to March 30. Processed marijuana had the highest confiscation numbers, with police seizing 589.18 pounds ...

Courthouse Roundup

Police, court and fires

MARRIAGE LICENSES - Jessica D. Bardo, of Lock Haven, to James R. Pryde, of Lock Haven, on July 9. - Timothy Daniel Boone, of Beech Creek, to Holly Nicole Moore, of Beech Creek, on July 5. - Alyssa A. Brininger, of Loganton, to Dustin A. Butler, of Loganton, on July 6. - Joshua J. ...



Bread available daily Monday — Hamburger barbecue sandwich, garlic beans and greens, carrots, gelatin with peaches. Tuesday — Chicken marsala, white rice, green bean casserole, banana. Wednesday — Sausage sandwich with peppers and onions, German potato salad, green beans, carrot and ...



Area churches invite all children of the community to enjoy Vacation Bible School this summer. Opportunities include the following JUST ANNOUNCED - Porter Township Community Building — “Crocodile Dock” for ages 3-12, in the former Porter Township elementary school in Clintondale, 6-8 ...


Police, court and fires

Fugitive from justice BELLEFONTE — While being processed for charges in Centre County police discovered that Reagan M. Gurbal, 22, of Moshannon, had a warrant out for his arrest, state police at Rockview said. Gurbal will be extradited to the Iron City Sherrif’s Office in Utah, police ...

Our communities are called to worship


American Evangelical Christian Churches CHARLTON Charlton Chapel Dr. Bryon Reynolds, pastor Worship 8:30 a.m. Assembly of God JERSEY SHORE AREA Main Street, Antes Fort Rob Archey, pastor Worship 10:30 a.m. & 6 p.m.; Wednesday 7 p.m. MILL HALL Echo Hope ...


Police, court and fires

- The Swissdale United Methodist Church is among partners honored by the Salvation Army at a recent volunteer dinner. The church annually prepares and serves lunch as part of the feeding program at the Salvation Army in Lock Haven. The church was omitted from a story in Thursday’s Express. ...

Calendar of Events


SATURDAY r Orviston Festival with breakfast at pavilion, horseshoe tournament registration at 9 a.m., opening ceremony 10 a.m. at veterans memorial in town square, open mic 11 a.m., parade 2 p.m., music by Route 364 Band 2:30-4:30 p.m., Orviston Brick Float at 6 p.m. followed by music by ...

Covenant Cafe to hold picnic, pool party


LOCK HAVEN — The Covenant Cafe, an early stage Alzheimer’s activity group, will hold a picnic and pool party when it meets on Tuesday, July 17, from 1-3 p.m. The group will meet at Covenant United Methodist Church at 1 p.m. and then carpol to a volunteer’s home in Lamar for the ...



LHHS Class of 1968 seeks classmates’ addresses The Lock Haven High School Class of 1968 will hold its 50th reunion on Aug. 10 and 11. Reunion organizers are looking for addresses or contact information for the following classmates: Kay Ellen Norman Conner, John E. Copenhaver, Patti ...



Monday— Clinton County Commissioners, 9 a.m. Bald Eagle Township, 6 p.m. Lock Haven City Council, 7 p.m. Tuesday— Bellefonte School Board, 7 p.m. Centre County Commissioners, 10 a.m. Clinton County Planning, 7 p.m. Woodward Township Supervisors, 7 p.m.



TUESDAY — The Woolrich building at 2 Mill St., Woolrich, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. ——— Donors are asked to bring photo ID. Walk-ins are welcome at all drives. To sign up for a time slot, visit, call 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or use the blood donor phone app.

Around the Town


Good Day and Happy Birthday on Saturday to Ruth Jackman of Lock Haven! Word of the Day Supercilious — Full of contempt or arrogance, condescending. Quote of the Day “Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.” – Tony Robbins Furry 5K, Dog ...

Judge rules against atheist group in dispute


SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) — A federal judge has ruled a Pennsylvania transit agency did not violate an atheist group's right to free speech by rejecting ads the group sought to run on the agency's buses. The ruling states County of Lackawanna Transit System officials had legitimate reasons to ...


Local news

SARAH SMELTZ/THE EXPRESS The Keystone All-Stars will open the Little League Sectional Tournament tomorrow at Beech Creek. Players and coaches are, in front from left, Braylen Corter, Wyatt Kramer, Nathan Wian, Gardner Fravel, Connor Foltz, Kevin Grenninger and Cayden Culvey. In back, from ...

Police News — July 13

Police, court and fires

Simple assault, strangulation LINDEN — Lance C. Baker, of Linden was placed in Lycoming County Prison for multiple charges after an incident that occurred on July 6, state police at Montoursville said. Baker faces charges of strangulation, simple assault and harassment for allegedly ...

Millbrook’s Saturday kids’ show is Pinkalicious


MILL HALL — The Saturday morning children’s theatre production this summer at Millbrook Playhouse is “Pinkalicious the Musical.” The show plays Saturdays at 10 a.m. starting this weekend and running through Aug. 4, on the Ryan Main Stage. This is the tale of Pinkalicious, who ...

No pain, no gain


Overuse injuries, or repetitive strain injuries, are common athletic injuries associated with tendons, bones, and joints. Common examples of overuse injuries include tennis elbow, swimmer’s shoulder, pitching elbow, runner’s knee, jumper’s knee, Achilles tendinitis, and shin ...

County to replace Bald Eagle Creek sewer line

Local news

By SARAH PAEZ LOCK HAVEN — Clinton County will help pay part of a county sewer authority loan to replace a 50- to 70-year-old sewer line underneath Bald Eagle Creek. The project loan, funded through Pennvest, totals almost $1.05 million over a 20-year period. County ...