Letters to the editor

We’re honored

We're honoredRON and JO ANN BOWESLock HavenWe are honored that Lock Haven University chose to rename the Thomas Fieldhouse Annex Bowes Hall in recognition of our long time support of university athletic programs.However, the six televisions in the football coaches' offices are a result of a ...

There but for the grace of God go I

There but for the grace of God go IGLENDA A. HEYDMontoursvilleI have been feeling grateful lately. Grateful to live in this beautiful valley, in this state and in this great country.My husband and I have a nice home. We have raised two children who make us very proud. We are blessed with three ...

Route 220

There's been a lot said about Route 220 being a dangerous road, and that's true whenever you have people behind the wheel who speed or are careless in their driving.My sympathy to all the families who have lost loved ones along the stretch of road between Jersey Shore and Williamsport.The three ...

Clinton County Courthouse Round up

Clinton CountyDIVORCE ACTIONSr Sept. 8 to plaintiff Dana Bognanni and defendant Anthony Bognanni.r Sept. 8 to plaintiff Glenn T. Davis and defendant Stephanie Davis.r Sept. 9 to plaintiff Robin Shadle and defendant Todd E. Beck.r Sept. 9 to plaintiff Tonya Young and defendant Adam ...

Sentences handed down in Clinton courts

The following sentences were handed down in Clinton County courts.INTOXICATED DRIVING - Jacob Andrew Heim of Lock Haven, charged by Lock Haven police for intoxicated driving, was fined $300, ordered to pay numerous fees and was placed on probation for six months.DRUG PARAPHERNALIA - Sean ...

September 11 : All day with Team RWB

September 11, 2001 was a terrible day.If you're any kind of American, I don't have to explain that. September 11 was the morning when terrorists destroyed the World Trade Center. For a lot of people, it was the day that split our history into before and after. It changed a lot of lives.And ...

r Making Life Better

The Penn State Master Gardeners of Clinton County are inviting those with interests in gardening and community service to consider applying to become Master Gardener trainees.Adding new volunteers will enable us to help more community members learn about research-based gardening practices, ...

FINDING SUPPORT

HEALTHr Covenant Cafe, a social engagement program for people in the early stages of Alzheimer's - 6-8 p.m. Tuesday (third Tuesday) and 1-3 p.m. Oct. 4 (first Tuesday), Covenant United Methodist Church, 44 W. Main St., Lock Haven. Information: Fran Decker, 570-748-4302.GRIEFr Grief Share - 7 ...

TAKE THE STEPS TO RECOVERY

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.- - -SUNDAYSAlcoholics ...

COMING EVENTS IN CHURCHES

TODAY & SUNDAYLIFETREE CHURCH, Jersey Shore - "Awakening - A Weekend of Worship." Today: meal at 5 p.m., followed by worship outdoors (weather permitting) with the Lifetree Praise & Worship Team. Sunday: fellowship at 9:15 a.m., worship at 10 a.m.SUNDAYAVIS UNITED METHODIST- ...

SENIOR CENTER MENUS

Bread available dailyMonday - Chicken breast with marsala sauce, green bean casserole, smashed red potatoes, orange.Tuesday - Roast beef with gravy, creamed spinach, creamy mashed potatoes, pumpkin custard.Wednesday - Roast chicken barbecue sandwich, red cabbage and apples, yellow wax beans, ...

Pay your debts, don’t create them

When Shirley and I moved back to Pennsylvania we naturally applied for telephone service. The phone number we were given was reassigned from a previous resident who'd apparently left town owing a considerable amount of debt. We immediately began to receive phone calls from creditors wanting to ...

AREA CHURCH BRIEFS

First Church Rally Day aheadLOCK HAVEN - A Sunday School Rally Day will be held at Lock Haven First Church of Christ at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 25 for the primary grades through middle school.Children from this age group are encouraged to bring their friends for games, crafts, a story and a ...

Our communities are called to worship

Assembly of God JERSEY SHORE AREA Main Street, Antes Fort Robert Archey, pastor Worship 10:30 a.m. MILL HALL Echo Hope Assembly 320 Hogan Blvd., Craig Cross, pastor Fellowship 9:30 a.m., worship 10 a.m. Baptist AVIS Walnut Street Baptist at Walnut Street Christian School George ...

Attention: Substitute teachers and nurses in KCSD

ALICIA WASSERBeech CreekAt the August and September meetings, the Keystone Central School Board voted to create two levels of pay for substitutes, enacting a $15 a day difference between those who are and those who are not retirees.Apparently, the board sees non-retirees as inferior and ...

Late fee

DORIS PEDDIGREELock HavenI will start by saying I pay my bills through my bank's "bill pay" system. In July, I paid Suburban Water Co.The payment was on my bank statement as being sent and the bank said it was sent. Even though I had proof of payment, I had to pay a late fee.I am never late. I ...

More myth busting

DAN REEDERLock HavenThis letter is in response to the Sept. 9 letter by Robert Kepler.I feel that both Mr. Kepler and the readers deserve this reply.Mr. Kepler states that Gov. Tom Wolf cut important funding for the Bucktail Medical Center to secure new funding for his budget proposal.In light ...

Asserting my rights

RICHARD MORRISLock HavenI am writing to assert my rights under the Eighth Amendment to the United States Constitution and to protest the almost constant violation of those rights by advocates of their rights under the Second. There can be no more cruel and unusual punishment than to open one's ...

New England Patriots

MARY POPONAKLock HavenI will apologize ahead of time if I missed this, but the New England Patriots played last Sunday night at 8:30 p.m.I did not expect to see anything in the newspaper on Monday because it was a late game, but I thought Tuesday would have something in The Express.Now, I know ...