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2018 summer concerts announced

The City of Lock Haven and its various sponsors have announced the 2018 Summer Concert Series. The schedule, which includes 13 performances in Triangle Park and 10 performances at the J. Doyle Corman Amphitheater and Floating Stage along the West Branch of the Susquehanna River, offers a ...

Coming down!

A big improvement is expected by early next week in both public safety and the general landscape of the first block of Bellefonte Avenue, Lock Haven. Today, ADM Logistics Inc. started to raze the former furniture store at 37-41 Bellefonte Ave. This view is from the back of the structure. See ...

Pignatello named new LHU president

LOCK HAVEN - The Board of Governors of Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education in Harrisburg has unanimously selected Robert M. Pignatello, a senior vice president at Hunter College of the City University of New York (CUNY), to be the next president of Lock Haven University of ...

Threat against JSHS named today as the date

Threat against JSHS named today as the date From staff reports JERSEY SHORE — A threat was made against Jersey Shore Senior High School, the Tiadaghton Valley Regional Police Department confirmed Monday afternoon. They said they are investigating. According to parents, the school ...

PennDOT imposes restrictions in advance of winter weather

In anticipation of significant snow fall across Pennsylvania beginning Tuesday night, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) will impose a series of restrictions on most interstates beginning at 8 p.m. Tuesday. PennDOT is imposing a ban on empty straight CDL-weighted trucks, ...

Third KC superintendent candidate revealed

MILL HALL - Dr. John R. Mastillo is the third candidate for Keystone Central School District superintendent, the district revealed today. Dr. Mastillo was superintendent of Blacklick Valley School District in Nanty Glo, Cambria County, Pa., where he served as chief administrator of schools ...

Threats reported against JS Sr. High School

JERSEY SHORE - Threats were made against Jersey Shore Senior High School, the Tiadaghton Valley Regional Police Department confirmed this afternoon. According to one source, the school district has sent voice mail messages to parents reporting that the school would have heightened security ...

Correction

Photos of Davis Real Estate’s real estate and property management groups appeared in Tuesday’s Express. The real estate group incorrectly identified those pictured as real estate agents. Some are agents, but not all. The cutline should have read real estate agents and staff. The Express ...

Fire rips through home in Woodward Township

DUNNSTOWN - A family home was destroyed by a fast-moving fire this afternoon. Multiple fire companies were called to the blaze to provide water because there were not hydrants near the home along Shirk Addition Lane. In fact, the closest hydrant was nearly a half-mile away at Coudersport ...

CMHS to observe National Walk-Out Day

MILL HALL - Central Mountain High School plans to participate in the National Walk-Out Day tomorrow. The plans were announced through a letter written by the school's principal, Steve Turchetta. The walk-out at CMHS follows the schedule of the National Walk-Out initiative. It will take ...

First Keystone superintendent candidate revealed

The first candidate for the superintendent position at the Keystone Central School District is Dr. Stacy Winslow. Dr. Winslow is currently the assistant to the superintendent for curriculum, instruction and assessment at Derry Township School District in Hershey, Penna. Previously, she has ...

Let there be light: Daylight savings comes Sunday

Time to set your clocks and watches one hour ahead on Sunday. And maybe save some time to grouse about losing an hour's sleep Saturday night. The shift from standard to daylight saving time officially comes at 2 a.m. Sunday (March 11) across much of the country. Daylight will last longer ...

LH couple arrested in child’s death

LOCK HAVEN - A Lock Haven couple was arrested today in connection with the death of their 29-month-old child last year. Toni Baker and Steven Killion Sr., are charged with involuntary manslaughter by Lock Haven City Police, following a lengthy investigation into the child's death on May 29, ...

DePoy, Pignatello finalists for LHU president

LOCK HAVEN - The work of the Lock Haven University Presidential Search Committee has concluded. The LHU Council of Trustees on Monday morning unanimously endorsed the committee's recommendation to forward Dr. Bryan DePoy and Robert Pignatello to the Board of Governors for consideration as ...

Verizon wireless service down

Reports indicate that Verizon wireless service, and perhaps others, went down Friday afternoon, possibly caused by the huge winter storm pummeling the northeastern United States. A check on the internet confirmed the loss of wireless services throughout eastern Pennsylvania, plus nearby ...

Verizon wireless goes down; power goes out

LOCK HAVEN - Many in the region were affected by the loss of telephone service on their cell phones yesterday afternoon and evening. Verizon wireless service reportedly went down in a wide area, probably due to the huge winter storm pummeling the northeastern United States at that time. ...

Search for new KC super narrowed to four

MILL HALL - The search for a new superintendent of Keystone Central School District has been narrowed to four candidates. Among those four is the current substitute superintedent, Dr. Alan Lonoconus. Board President Charles Rosamilia contacted The Express today to offer an update on the ...

Dr. Rodney Hanley first LHU presidential candidate

LOCK HAVEN - Dr. Rodney Hanley is the first of four candidates for Lock Haven University president who will come to the campus next week for interviews and forums with faculty, staff, students and alumni. Dr. Hanley is currently provost and vice president for academic affairs at Fisk ...

Missing teen returns home last night

REBERSBURG - The missing teen-age boy, Matthew King, returned home at 11:47 p.m. Wednesday, after a search was launched for him 14 hours earlier, involving a state police helicopter, state troopers, Miles Township Fire Co., and other responders. The 13-year-old left on his own, state ...

Boy, 13, missing from rural residence

MILES TOWNSHIP - A state police helicopter, state troopers, and Miles Township Fire Co. personnel are currently searching for a missing 13-year-old boy, Matthew King, in Miles Township. Matthew was last seen leaving his house Wednesday at 6:30 a.m., headed for a barn about 200 feet from his ...