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GOOD DAY to all the deer hunters as they prepare for the first opening Saturday rifle deer season this week. Do you really think the deer know the days of the week? Guess you’ll find out! Quote of the Day “The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the ...

The Express to publish on Thanksgiving; office will be closed

Local news

LOCK HAVEN — The Express office at 9 W. Main St. in downtown Lock Haven will close at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Thanksgiving Eve, though staff will be out front selling both The Express and Sun-Gazette’s Thanksgiving editions at curbside from 5 to 7 p.m. The Express office is closed ...

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Community

Santa’s Workshop Dec. 8 at CM Middle School MILL HALL — The Sixth Annual Santa’s Workshop featuring a Charlie Brown Christmas and Peanuts theme will take place on Sunday, Dec. 8, .between 1 and 4 p.m. at Central Mountain Middle School in Mill Hall. The Kiwanis Club of Bald Eagle ...

Calendar of Events

Community

WEDNESDAY — Car Seat Safety Check will be held from 2-6 p.m. on Wednesday before Thanksgiving at Troy’s Philadelphia-Style Hoagies, 2932 Benner Pike, Bellefonte. Bring yoru child in their car seat and have nationally certified child passenger safety technicians evaluate your seat and ...

41 bears checked at Chapman Twp. weigh station

Local news

By KEVIN RAUCH For The Express RENOVO — It took a strong couple of final hours at the Chapman Township bear check station for hunters to get near last year’s opening day rifle season total of bears brought in to be recorded and weighed. After an opening day of 45 bears last year ...

Emergency Services

Police, court and fires

LOCK HAVEN — The following calls were made to the Clinton County Communications Center. FRIDAY — At 6:03 a.m., fire companies from Lamar Township, Sugar Valley, Mill Hall, Castanea and Nittany Valley and Lock Haven EMS were called to a reported structure fire. The call ended at 6:33 ...

West Branch Susquehanna River trail gets official logo

Community

LEWISBURG — The Susquehanna Greenway Partnership (SGP) has released an official logo for the Susquehanna River Water Trail - West Branch. The Susquehanna River Water Trail - West Branch is a designated Pennsylvania State Water Trail that runs 228 miles from Cherry Tree to Northumberland, ...

First Saturday opener of deer season this week

Local news

From PA Game Commission A Saturday opener for the firearms deer season and the possibility of more older bucks throughout the Commonwealth have many Pennsylvanians excited about Nov. 30 and the weeks to follow. Last year’s firearms deer season saw rainy weather nearly statewide throughout ...

Around the Town

Community

GOOD DAY and Happy Birthday to Ann Myers of Lock Haven Word of the Day detritus —waste or debris of any kind. Quote of the Day “You’ve gotta dance like there’s nobody watching, love like you’ll never be hurt, sing like there’s nobody listening and live like it’s heaven ...

LHU adds finance major to offerings

Local news

LOCK HAVEN— The Lock Haven University Council of Trustees approved the addition of a new bachelor’s degree in finance and risk management within the business and computer science department in the Stephen Poorman College of Business, Information Systems and Human Services at Friday’s ...

Pa. Lottery

Community

SUNDAY Day Wild: 6 Pick 2: 6-0 Pick 3: 3-5-5 Pick 4: 2-8-8-6 Pick 5: 0-3-3-2-2 Treasure Hunt: 09-10-12-23-30 $23,000 estimated jackpot Evening Wild: 6 Pick 2: 9-5 Pick 3: 9-3-7 Pick 4: 9-2-1-2 Pick 5: 2-4-1-5-2 Cash 5: 04-10-19-27-32 $200,000 estimated ...

Free turkey dinners on Thanksgiving

Local news

For those not planning the traditional turkey dinner at home on Thanksgiving Day, there are three local churches and the Bellefonte Knights of Columbus offering a free turkey dinner with all the trimmings to all who choose to attend. — Beech Creek Wesleyan Church will offer a Thanksgiving ...

Democrat’s defection reverberates in Pennsylvania’s Senate

Local news

By MARC LEVY Associated Press HARRISBURG — As Pennsylvania state senators filed through the tight, wood-paneled corridor that leads out of the Senate chamber this week, John Yudichak turned into an equally tight staircase that no Democrat ever takes: down to the Senate Republican majority ...

DEP highlights proposed bill that could help city’s dam projects

Local news

McELHATTAN — Many municipalities throughout Pennsylvania are facing large bills in terms of infrastructure repairs and Lock Haven is no exception. “It’s safe to say there are a lot of dam problems in Clinton County,” said Department of Environmental Protection Community Relations ...

Proceedings from district judges

Police, court and fires

LOCK HAVEN — The following court proceedings were held before district judges. — Chelsea Lee Abbott, of East Stroudsburg, Pa., charged with marijuana-small amount personal use and use/possession of drug paraphernalia, waived for court. — Tammy Lynn Byrd, of Jonesborough, Tenn., ...

LHU alumnus, actor and producer to speak at LGBTQ Lavender Graduation

Community

LOCK HAVEN— The Lock Haven University President’s Commission on LGBTQ Affairs has announced Vincent Miller will serve as keynote speaker for Lavender Graduation at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4 in the Parsons Union Building, room two, on the campus of LHU. Miller, who goes professionally by ...

Car dealerships partner to fight breast cancer

Business

PHOTO PROVIDED WILLIAMSPORT — Car dealerships throughout northcentral Pennsylvania teamed up with Susquehanna Health Foundation for Drive for a Cause. During the month of October, participating dealerships raised $19,325 to support breast health services and the fight against breast cancer ...

Finding Faith: Remember to be thankful

Religion

By DIANN BAXELY Before you read further I ask that you go to the kitchen and get a piece of bread. Go on, I’ll wait... Do you have your piece of bread? Good! Now think about how this piece of bread came to be in your hand. Your first answer might be that you bought the loaf at the ...

Let’s talk turkey

Health

By EMILY LHAMON It’s time again to bust out the cranberries and stretchy pants – Turkey Day is right around the corner! Thanksgivings of old relied on a bountiful fall harvest of grain and game. For most American families today, a turkey is the centerpiece of the meal along with new ...

Sampling of Penn State’s Ag Efforts

Outdoors

By TOM BUTZLER (Editors note: This article is the first of a series exploring professional opportunities for Penn State Extension agricultural educators during the 2019 summer) Extension educators come into the Penn State system with deep educational backgrounds and experiences. Most have ...