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TOP CONCERTS WEDNESDAY r Avenged Sevenfold with Breaking Benjamin and Bullet for My Valentine 6:25 p.m., Penn State’s Bryce Jordan Center, 814-865-5555. www.bjc.psu.edu NEXT THURSDAY r Hit musical “A Night with Janis Joplin” 7:30 p.m., Community Arts Center, 220 W. Fourth St., ...

Sunday concerts at Centre library listed

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BELLEFONTE — Sunday Afternoons at the Library concerts will include a performance by Ken Baxter, composer and pianist, and popular vocalist Molly Countermine this coming Sunday. They will perform original compositions and popular favorites. The concerts in Centre County Library, 203 N. ...

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Avenged Sevenfold tickets on sale STATE COLLEGE — Tickets are on sale for Avenged Sevenfold, coming to the Penn State Bryce Jordan Center on Wednesday with special guests Breaking Benjamin and Bullet For My Valentine Avenged Sevenfold (vocalist M. Shadows, guitarists Synyster Gates and ...

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Skillet headlines the Christian music Winter Jam 2018 Tour Spectacular, coming Jan. 19 to the Bryce Jordan Center.

Skillet headlines Winter Jam 2018

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STATE COLLEGE — The Grammy-nominated, Platinum-selling and Billboard Music Award-winning rockers in Skillet headline the Winter Jam 2018 Tour Spectacular, coming to Penn State’s Bryce Jordan Center on Friday, Jan. 19, starting at 7 p.m. Among the biggest annual tours in the world, Winter ...

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Community Theatre League announces its star

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WILLIAMSPORT — The Community Theatre League, Williamsport’s leading community theatre, announces its second annual “Evening with a Star” fundraising concert and master class, starring Tony Award-nominee and Drama Desk Award winner Laura Osnes. The events will be held Saturday, July ...

Standing with their rebuilt tractor are, from left, CM students Brandon Wenker, Zane Dutton, Jed Welch, Kage Ginery, Zack Clobe, Richard Grove, Owen Rinker, Colton Dunlap and Connor Tolomay.

CM students restore tractor, enter Farm Show competition

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MILL HALL — For the second year in a row, students in Paul Bohner’s Agriculture Mechanics class at Central Mountain High School have rebuilt a peice of machinery to enter in the PA Farm Show. This year, the class entered a rebuilt 1952 antique Clark tractor 46 in the Second Annual Dept. ...

Police NEws – Jan. 10

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Alleged DUI crash BELLEFONTE — Brett Andrew Himes, 23, of Brockport, Pa., has been charged in a possible DUI crash that occurred on Dec. 11, 2017 at about 1 a.m. in Gregg Township, state police at Rockview said. Himes was driving on Grenoble Road when his vehicle went off the roadway, ...

Jersey Shore sets two hearings on school closings

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By CARA MORNINGSTAR Special to The Express JERSEY SHORE — The Jersey Shore Area School Board will hold two public hearings later this month on closing Avis and Salladasburg elementary schools. District residents are invited and encouraged to attend as the board is split over the idea as ...

State university system eyes changes to tuition plans

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Several of Pennsylvania's 14 state universities want permission to modify how they charge tuition, including bids by Indiana University of Pennsylvania to both bill out-of-state students per-credit rather than a flat rate, and to reduce branch campus rates. The State System of Higher ...

Bellefonte approves school safety management application

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By EMMA GOSALVEZ egosalvez@lockhaven.com BELLEFONTE - Bellefonte Area School District is continuing to make sure student, faculty and staff safety is a number one priority. During the Tuesday, Jan. 9 meeting of the district Board of School Directors, members unanimously approved a safety ...

Old Photo Album

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Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen The Laurel Lodge of the Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen is seen on Dec. 1, 1908. Pictured are, from left, in front: Herbert Eisle and Simon Buckley; in the second row: Christopher Kearney, William Gleason, Nicholas Birtle, Chester Peck, Edward Downing, Harry ...

Downtown Lock Haven holds annual meeting

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BOB ROLLEY/The Express Downtown Lock Haven Inc. held its annual board meeting Tuesday, electing officers and board members, plus hearing an annual report from Manager Kasey Blesh. The meeting was held at the Clinton County Arts Council’s Station Gallery. Shown, in front from left, are ...

calendar of events

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TODAY r Beech Creek Jr. Legion sign-up, -7 p.m., Leo’s in Lock Haven. Questions: Kreg Stark at 570-295-1346 or Daren Stover at 814-482-0470. FRIDAY r “Cars 3,” 6:30 p.m. doors, 7 p.m. movie, Central Mountain High School Auditorium. Movie, popcorn, water are all free at this family ...

Around the town

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GOOD DAY to David Steiger of Avis Quote of the Day “Girls we love for what they are; young men for what they promise to be.” — Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Word of the Day Terpsichorean — Of, or relating to, dancing. Wasn’t yesterday lovely? If you didn’t get a chance to ...

Local Briefs

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LH Kiwanis lists speakers LOCK HAVEN — Gerard Banfill, operational director of Lock Haven EMS, will speak to the Lock Haven Kiwanis Club tomorrow at noon. The club meets Thursdays for lunch and program, in the Elks downtown. Last week the speaker was Jeffrey Bayliff, owner of Hear the ...

Girl Scout cookie season has begun

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HARRISBURG — Girl Scouts in the Heart of Pennsylvania, including those in the Lock Haven area, enters the next century of Girl Scout cookies this year. The Girl Scout Cookie Program® not only teaches girls essential entrepreneurial skills but also powers amazing experiences for girls ...

Tickets available for Friends of the Pipes concerts

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LOCK HAVEN —The Friends of the Pipes at Great Island Presbyterian Church announces its 2018 Winter Recital Series featuring talented musicians presenting concerts from January through March. The Friends of the Pipes is dedicated to securing adequate funds to reconnect the historic pipe ...

Police News

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Alleged knife thrower injures girlfriend LOCK HAVEN — Daniel Mikitko, of Lock Haven, has been charged with aggravated assault after he allegedly threw knives at his girlfriend, according to state police at Lamar. Police said the incident occurred on High Street in Flemington on Jan. ...

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Centre Crest donates to United Way

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Staff at Centre Crest presented a check for $2,000 to Tammy Gentzel, executive director of the Centre County United Way. Centre Crest had several fundraising events at the facility including staff meals, bake sales and an auction as a way to give back to the United Way for all that is done ...