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Emergency Services

Police, court and fires

LOCK HAVEN — The following calls were dispatched from the Clinton County Communications Center. THURSDAY ∫ At 4:24 p.m., the fire station out of Haneyville responded to a tree down along Macks Hollow Road and Peach Run Road in Lycoming County. The call was cleared at 4:28 p.m. ∫ At ...

Southern Clinton County youth hunters compete at state shoot

Community

From staff reports LOGANTON —At a time when America’s debate about gun control is at a fever pitch, young people are learning to use firearms in ever greater numbers. While some young people in America are choosing to spend their time protesting for stricter gun-control laws, other ...

Vacation revelation

Religion

My heart is full. My family and I recently returned from an extended vacation to one of the most beautiful places on the east coast of the United States: Acadia National Park in Maine. I would love to proclaim that our family journey was completely harmonic and that everything fell ...

Amid an ‘epidemic’ of school vaping, a search for solutions

Health

American Heart Association News One of the toughest challenges for those fighting the problem of vaping in schools may be getting people to realize how big the problem is in the first place. Many teachers and parents don't know that the number of teens using e-cigarette devices has grown ...

Cool as a cucumber

Outdoors

By LAURIE WELCH For me cucumbers are one of those vegetables I look forward to eating fresh out of the garden every year. But let’s face it you can only eat so many before you start giving them away or turning them into pickles! A little history on this summertime mainstay. The cucumber ...

Former KC soccer coach accused of sexual assault

Local news

From Staff Reports LOCK HAVEN — As of Friday afternoon a warrant was issued by the Lock Haven City Police Department for Cole Gregory Black, accused of having sexual contact with a student while he was a teacher at the Keystone Central School District in 2018, Lock Haven City Police ...

Courthouse Roundup

Police, court and fires

MARRIAGE LICENSE ∫ Devin A. Breon, of Blanchard, to Abigail R. Zuback, of Mill Hall, on Aug. 8. ∫ Amber Lynn Cantolina, of Loganton, to Michael Christopher Frantz, of Loganton, on Aug. 12. ∫ Melissa Diane Conrad, of Mill Hall, to Franklin R. Probst, of Mill Hall, on Aug. 9. ∫ ...

Lead me to the rock… the towering rock of safety

Religion

I have a 3-year-old, soon to be 4 in October... who am I kidding... a 3-year-old soon to be a teenager, it feels like anyway! My toddler is extremely stubborn and independent when doing just about anything these days. Every morning I enter her bedroom and tell her “Livvy, it’s time to ...

Ebola outbreak spreads to third province in eastern Congo

Health

By SALEH MWANAMILONGO and AL-HADJI KUDRA MALIRO Associated Press KINSHASA, Congo — Congo's year-long Ebola outbreak has spread to a new province, with two cases, including one death, confirmed in South Kivu, according to the government health ministry. The movement of the ...

Garden diseases are in full swing

Outdoors

By TOM BUTZLER Harvest of backyard gardens should be in full swing this month. Staples such as beans, tomatoes, cucumbers, and summer squash should be picked every few days to ensure continued harvest and top quality. Unfortunately, it is this time frame that unseen micro-organisms try to ...

Bellefonte board fills vacant seat

Local news

By CHRIS MORELLI cmorelli@lockhaven.com BELLEFONTE — The Bellefonte school board has a new member. Earlier this week, the board approved Christopher Morelli of Bellefonte to fill the seat vacated by the retirement of Dr. Lorraine Mulfinger. She resigned from the board on July 16. ...

Sentencings in Clinton County

Police, court and fires

LOCK HAVEN — The information in Courthouse Roundup is obtained from public records. It is policy of The Express that this information will not be withheld from publication. ∫ Breanna Rochelle Englert, charged with simple assault and possession of drug paraphernalia, fined $100, spend 24 ...

Lamar Lighthouse Camp Summer Concert Series continues

Religion

MILL HALL — Lamar Lighthouse Camp has been a long-time favorite place to enjoy Sunday night gospel concerts. Sadly last year the Tabernacle had to be torn down due to safety issues. While trying to raise sufficient funds to rebuild the Tabernacle, Cedar Heights Brethren Church, 37 Cedar ...

Want a second crop of cabbage this season? Here’s two methods

Outdoors

By LEE REICH Associated Press I have a head of cabbage that's getting so swollen I know it's going to split. Especially if a thunderburst drenches the ground. And after that head splits, my other cabbage heads, not as far along as the first, are also likely to swell, then split. I'm not ...

Terrapin Pennsylvania addresses social equity in cannabis industry

Local news

HARRISBURG – For the second year, Terrapin Pennsylvania, with a medical marijuana facility in South Avis, has sponsored a two-day educational conference held at the Pennsylvania State Capitol to counter the social disparities that exist in the emerging medical cannabis industry. “Social ...

Proceedings from district judges

Police, court and fires

LOCK HAVEN — The following court proceedings were held before district judges. ∫ Kevin Christopher Blue, of Philadelphia, charged with marijuana-small amount personal use, use/possession of drug paraphernalia and exceeding 65 to 75 mile per hour for all vehicles by 24 mile per hour, ...

Old Photo Album

Community

PHOTO PROVIDED Renovo High Guard Team Captain Bessie McGowan stands with the 1940 Renovo Guard team. It says on the back of the the photo that the girls sewed their own uniforms. The photo was taken in the back of Renovo High School in front of the gymnasium. Thank you western Clinton ...

Mormon church warning: Beware of those fancy coffee drinks

Religion

By BRADY McCOMBS Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY — The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has issued a warning to members that coffee is prohibited no matter how fancy the name, that vaping is banned despite the alluring flavors and that marijuana is outlawed unless prescribed by ...

Taking 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. — — — ...