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EXPRESS ARCHIVES Mrs. William T. (Pud) Piper, Jr., defending Clinton Country Club champion, blasts out of a sand trap on hole number 6 on Aug. 22, 1959 as she lost her bid for an unprecedented fifth straight championship. The five-time club champ bowed to Mrs. A.A. (Louise) Arter.

Pleasant Gap teacher to participate in the 10-mile Rocky Run

Local news

By BRIT MILAZZO bmilazzo@basd.net PLEASANT GAP — You’ve likely seen the movie “Rocky.” If not, you may still know its iconic scene of Sylvester Stallone, who plays Rocky Balboa, in the training montage as he runs up the 72 stone steps of the Philadelphia Art Museum and ends with ...

HoosKow this weekend at Restless Oaks

Local news

By JESSICA WELSHANS For the Express McELHATTAN — It all starts with a log, an irregular stump or a chunk of firewood. The idea churns in the head of the one holding a chainsaw with sharpened teeth ready to create. “It’s not pretty at first,” said Jeff Donoughe of Clintondale, ...

Mega Millions jackpot reaches $1.6 billion

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By ELLIOT SPAGAT Associated Press SAN DIEGO - The Mega Millions lottery may see a streak of jackpot rollovers end as it heads toward a record $1.6 billion drawing on Tuesday. As more tickets sell, chances grow that at least one buyer will pick all six winning numbers. That would stop ...

Bolton faces tense talks with Russia over nuclear treaty

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By JIM HEINTZ Associated Press MOSCOW - U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton faces two days of high-tension talks in Moscow beginning Monday after President Donald Trump announced his intention to withdraw from a landmark nuclear weapons treaty. Trump's announcement that the ...

‘Sharing the Joy’

Local news

MILL HALL — Hundreds of little boys and girls have enjoyed a wonderful time exploring the outdoors and learning about the environment, thanks to Charlie Mogish, who looks forward to seeing the youngsters gleefully trample through the woods on his property each autumn. Called Environment ...

POLICE NEWS — OCT. 20

Police, court and fires

Police: Drunk driver strikes mail box, guiderail and more BEECH CREEK — Andy L. McDonald, 57, of Ickesburg, Pa., is charged with driving under the influence and not driving on roadways laned for traffic, after his 1989 Chevrolet Silverado struck multiple objects before coming to rest in a ...

Angel monument restored in Highland Cemetery

Community

LOCK HAVEN — An angel looks over Lock Haven. The Kintzing angel at the top of Highland Cemetery has been a remarkable sight, in spite of vandalism over the years. The worst was an attack in 1996 that left it broken and headless. Today, 22 years later, the angel is whole again. “The ...

New catering business opens in Beech Creek

Business

BEECH CREEK — Chef Mickala Dorman is back home, and at the age of 24 is following her dreams as the chef and CEO of a new catering company in the Lock Haven area. Her business is called Twisted Whisk Catering, and she is located at 43 Ramsey Hallow Rd., Beech Creek. Dorman is a young ...

Advent Historical Society preserves a piece of history

Religion

By ROSE HOOVER For The Express MILESBURG — There’s something to be said about the simple beauty of an old building. The sense of history that surrounds it creates a sense of calmness and peace, especially if that old building is a church. But sometimes old buildings need a little ...

TAKE STEPS TO RECOVERY

Health

Editor’s note: Groups listed below focus on recovery from addiction, and the meetings are open to the general public, unless otherwise indicated. Al-Anon is for friends and family members of addicts, and Romans 12:2 is for people battling addiction and their families. — — — ...

The Imported Cabbageworm

Outdoors

The gardening season is starting to wind down and will finish with hard frosts in the coming weeks (unless you are using some season extension technology). But even though the amount of harvest may be less than the late summer months, we still have some fresh produce yet to grace our tables. ...

Vacant Lamar Elementary sold

Local news

Another former Keystone Central School District elementary school building is on the cusp of being sold The vacant Lamar Township elementary building has been sold to Kathryn and David Allgyer for $165,000, pending zoning contingencies that need to be worked out. The sale is being handled ...

Proceedings from district judges

Police, court and fires

LOCK HAVEN — The following court proceedings were held before district judges. - Justin Grant Rosario, of Easton, Pa., charged with marijuana-small amount personal use and use/possession of drug paraphernalia, waived for court. - Dustin Scott Askey, of Mill Hall, charged with adult ...

Bellefonte Homecoming Queen and King and court…..

Community

Micah Heckathorne and Ashley Harter were crowned Bellefonte High School’s Homecoming King and Queen during half time at last Friday night’s football game. Members of the Homecoming Court are, from left, Zoey Cole, Zeb Smoyer, King Micah Heckatahorne, Queen Ashley Harter, Bailey Spangler ...

Outgoing members of Croda/Avery advisory council honored

Business

PHOTO PROVIDED The Croda/Avery Dennison Community Advisory Council (CAC) thanked its outgoing members at their quarterly meeting on Oct. 9. Shonah Hunter, Ken Marquardt, Sean Kleckner and Travis Hillyer served on the council for two years. Pictured from left to right: Emilie Oishi (SHE ...

What’s in Your Mind?

Religion

This is an amazing time of the year. The signs of a season changing; the air is crisp and squirrels are running around gathering nuts to store for the winter. Farmers and gardeners are harvesting what remains of their crops especially the fruit. There are apple festivals everywhere. We have ...

FINDING SUPPORT

Health

HEALTH - Alzheimer’s and Caregivers Support Group — 7 p.m. Nov. 13 (second Tuesday of the month), Conference Room B of Susque-View Home. Information: Fran Decker at 748-4302. GRIEF - Bereavement Support Group — 3-4:30 p.m. Nov. 14 (second Wednesday of the month), Susque-View chapel, ...

Bald Eagle Rifle League

Outdoors

Matches for 10/2/18 Liberty 1-0 @ Tylersville 0-1 Liberty Rick Bowman 97-4 Lance Bowman 97-3 Emory Gunsallus 96-5 Justin Day 96-4 Norm Fenton 96-2 Scott Rogers 95-2 Bob Fenton 94-5 Allen Muthler Jr. 94-4 Team 765-29 Juniors Lance Bowman 97-3 Emory Gunsallus ...

Two hurt when truck hits buggy

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By AMBER MORRIS For The Express MILLHEIM — The Millheim Fire Company was called to the scene of an accident involving a small pickup truck and an Amish buggy, at approximately 10 a.m. on Friday, in the area of 4857 Penns Valley Road. The truck, driven by Clayton Kline of Middleburg, ...