Applause, Applause!

Each Saturday, The Express community newspaper highlights people, groups and activities our readers deem worthy of applause.

THANK YOU to the UPMC Professional Excellence Council and Nittany Valley Charge United Church of Christ for the school supplies donated to Dickey Elementary. Your kindness was greatly appreciated!

— Teachers and staff of Dickey Elementary

A THANK YOU and kudos to the Keystone Little League Baseball teams! What an exciting season you had and a great time you gave us as we watched you play! Proud of you all, and have a great school year! Looking forward to seeing you next season!

— Helen Barrett, Lamar

On Aug. 19, the Central Mountain High School Golf Team hosted its Junior Open Golf Tournament. It would not have been possible without the generosity of the following donors: Coploff, Ryan, Welch and Houser Law Office, Bill McIntyre Chevrolet Buick, Wayne Township Landfill, Richard Saxton, Avery Dennison, Praxair, Haffley Insurance, Susan Floruss, Catherine Smith, Linda and Michael Buffett, Ed and Judy Fisher, Chuck and Tina Ankney, Reese’s Print Shop, and Creative Image Salon. THANK YOU for your donations. Thank you to Clinton Country Club for allowing us to hold the event at the course. A thanks also goes out to Rich and the staff at Haywoods on the Green for providing the golfers with food and drinks after the conclusion of the match. Thanks to the youth who participated in the event. We are excited to see that they are taking up such a great sport! The future looks bright for CMHS golf!

— Christy Fisher


If you would like to make a nomination for our weekly Saturday morning round of “Applause” for someone or some group for doing something special, send your nomination to the editor through our Virtual Newsroom at You may also contact us at The Express, P.O. Box 208, Lock Haven, Pa. 17745.