News

Meetings next week

Community

Monday r Clinton County Commissioners, 9 a.m. r Lock Haven City Council, 7 p.m. r Bellefonte Borough Council, 7:30 p.m. r Castanea Township Supervisors, 7 p.m. Tuesday r Bellefonte School Board, 7 p.m. r Clinton County Prison Board, 11 a.m. r Clinton County Solid Waste, 6:30 ...

Blood drives

Community

SATURDAY, MAY 12 — Masonic Temple, corner of East Main and Grove streets, Lock Haven, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Donors are asked to bring photo ID. Walk-ins are welcome at all drives. To sign up for a time slot, visit www.redcrossblood.org, call 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or use the blood donor ...

Upcoming reunions

Community

LHHS and ICHS 1959 Planning for 60th Reunion All classmates are welcome to help with plans for their 60th reunion as the Class of 1959 from LHHS and ICHS will be having a planning luncheon at the Creekside Restaurant in Mill Hall, at 12 noon on May 16. Contact Diana Condo of the Class of ...

County honors warden, prison staff

Local news

LOCK HAVEN — Clinton County Commissioners honored staff at the county prison in a big way at their meeting Thursday. They recognized May 6 through 12 as National Correctional Officers and Employees Week, honoring the more than 85 employees that work at the Clinton County Correctional ...

Police search for vehicle involved in hit and run

Police, court and fires

LOCK HAVEN — City police are looking for a pick-up truck that may have been involved in a hit and run accident that struck two pedestrians on Wednesday afternoon. The accident happened at about 3:30 p.m. on Myrtle Street, according to reports from the Clinton County Communications Center. ...

What’s happening in Howard? By Tammy Coakley

Community

WEEKEND EVENTS The Howard Community Town-wide Yard Sales will be held today and tomorrow, May 4-5. Howard Christian Church will have a yard and bake sale on May 4-5, too. Proceeds from the sale are used to help those of the community with crisis needs. Baked goods and hot dogs will also be ...

The latest on tinnitus and hearing aids

Health

It has been three years since I wrote my last article on “tinnitus” so I decided to update you on the research and development about this pesky problem. First of all let’s review by defining tinnitus. “Tinnitus (TIN-ih-tus) is the perception of noise or ringing in the ears. A ...

Howard biker killed in crash on Interstate 80

Local news

HOWARD — A Howard motorcyclist died Wednesday in a crash on Interstate 80 in Centre County, according to state police at Rockview. Adam Riglin, 39, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident at 5:55 p.m. by Centre County Coroner Scott Sayers, police said. Riglin was westbound on ...

Police news — Friday, May 4

Police, court and fires

Inmate drug possession BELLEFONTE — David Kenyetta Stewart, 50, an inmate at SCI Benner, was found in possession of contraband on April 29 at 11 a.m., state police at Rockview said. Stewart was found with liquid K2, a scheduled one narcotic, police said. Explicit image BELLEFONTE — ...

Renovo basketball team

Community

PHOTO PROVIDED Readers familiar with Renovo will recognize some of the names of these basketball players. In front are George Swyers, Joe Pagana, Bill Carlson, Fred Poorman, Kayo Stanley, Ken Aungst, Lee Walters and Slum Summerson; and in back: Coach Stan Daley, Russell Grey, Bucky Price, a ...

Dental Clinic recieves new equipment

Health

MILL HALL — Thanks to the Clinton County Community Foundation, the Clinton County Community Dental Clinic was able to purchase new sensors for the dental x-ray equipment. Since going to digital, each clinic room requires a hub, a USB plug for the computer in the exam room, and an x-ray ...

Wise looks outside county to build rehab center

Local news

SWISSDALE — A residential drug and alcohol rehabilitation center will not be built at the Woodward Township site originally proposed. The center was planned for an undeveloped 72-acre property owned by Dr. Robert C. “Doc” Wise, about three miles from Veterans Bridge along Coudersport ...

CM students do their part to keep Pennnsylvania beautiful

Community

MILL HALL — For the third consecutive year, Central Mountain High School Student Government Public Relations Committee organized a Great American PA Clean Up. The event was held in conjunction with Earth Day and Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful. This year, students canvassed Central Mountain ...

Stepping Up Day promotes mental health awareness in prisons

Local news

LOCK HAVEN — Lycoming and Clinton counties are participating in the national Stepping Up Day of Action to highlight their promise toward reducing the number of people with mental illnesses in both of the county jails and improving outcomes for these most vulnerable residents. Lycoming ...

Ross Library lists memorials and honors

Local news

LOCK HAVEN — The Ross Library has benefited from memorials, honors, and other gifts and donations received in April, as follows: In Memory of —Jonathan Bravard from Loretta Coltrane; Claudia Hunold, Joe & Cy Bitner; Sharon E. Taylor; Ross Library Staff; Lou Bernard; Dolly Confer from ...

Local briefs

Local news

Local publisher to speak at Schlow Library STATE COLLEGE — Local publisher Penny Eifrig of Eifrig Publishing will speak on “Writing and publishing picture books for children” at the May 8 meeting of the Nittany Valley Writers Network. The meeting will be from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the ...

Calendar of events

Local news

TODAY r Howard Community Town-wide Yard Sale, including a sale at Howard Christian Church with baked goods and hot dogs. r Flemington Community Yard Sale Day including yard sale at Flemington First Church of Christ, 714 Canal St., Mill Hall; and yard, book and bake sale at St. Luke’s ...

LHU Fit-A-Thon benefits Women’s Center

Local news

PHOTO PROVIDED In February, the Lock Haven University Criminal Justice Honor Society, Alpha Phi Sigma, and professional business fraternity, Alpha Kappa Psi, hosted a Bit of Fit-A-Thon fundraiser in the Student Recreation Center. The event included door prizes and fitness classes including ...

Amelia Smith makes All Star Team

Local news

Amelia Smith, an 11th grader and member of the Walnut Street Christian School’s basketball team, was chosen for the 2018 ACAA All Star Team. Amelia is a guard on the school’s basketball team and received the offensive award this year. Amelia also plays soccer and took the offensive award in ...

Around the Town

Local news

Good Day And Happy Belated Birthday to Gionna Rose Heverly, 6, of Lock Haven. Word of the Day Mercurial — Changeable, volatile, fickle, flighty, or erratic. Truck, tractor show The Central Mountain High School Future Farmers of America will host a Truck and Tractor Show on May 5 from ...