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Tractors, trucks and fireworks

Local news

As usual, the truck and tractor pulls and fireworks on Friday night brought hundreds of people to the small community of Antes Fort. It was the Fort Antes Days 28th Annual Celebration, and three days of family fun, including Shadows of The Old West, which has been a hit for several years.The ...

Woodward Township police warn of scam

Police, court and fires

DUNNSTOWN — An envelope addressed to “Dunnstown Neighbor” is being sent to multiple homes within Dunnstown, Woodward Township Police said. The letter starts with “Hi Neighbor” and implies that the local neighborhood is using a free website to post items such as for sale, lost pets, ...

Around the Town

Community

GOOD DAY to Katelyn Kendall of Jersey Shore Quote of the Day “To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.” — Anatole France Word of the Day Oncostman — Mine worker paid by the day Free Family Event Reading Under the ...

Man allegedly fires pellet gun at pedestrians

Local news

From staff reports JERSEY SHORE — From his second-floor apartment window, a naked 50-year-old man allegedly aimed and fired an air pellet rifle at a father and his 1-year-old daughter on Thursday night, striking the man in his left leg, Tiadaghton Valley Regional police said. Thomas ...

Police news – Sept. 16

Police, court and fires

JS man charged with DUI, escape JERSEY SHORE — Seth Young, 21, of 4513 Route 44, Jersey Shore, has been charged by Tiadaghton Valley Regional Police with DUI, escape and other charges after he was stopped by police, fled on foot and was caught by police after he was picked up by a friend. ...

Old photo album

Community

Pictured are basketball players during Old Timers’ Night in 1952. Top row, from left, Harry Whitman, Eugene Stevens, Lenard Wood, Mahoney and Bud Bratton. Bottom row, Walter Darrin, Bus Johnson, Dick Saxton, Brick Saltsman, Howard Bradney and Jack Smith. Thank you western Clinton County ...

Renovo Reading

Local news

The Bucktail campus held their 5th annual Reading Under the Lights recently as parents and students joined Bucktail and Renovo Elementary faculty on the school’s football field to not only read but enjoy a number of educational activities. Reading Under the Lights was held immediately after ...

Emergency services

Police, court and fires

LOCK HAVEN — The following calls were made to the Clinton County Communications Center. Sept. 13 — At 5:38 p.m., Dunnstown Fire company responded to an odor investigation at Woodward Meadows. The call ended at 6:15 p.m. Sept. 14 — At 12:10 a.m., fire companies from Black Forest, ...

Calendar

Community

Today — The monthly meeting of the UPMC Lock Haven Hosptal Auxiliary, 1 p.m., Senior Activity Room. All members welcomed. Sept. 18-21 — The Annie Halenbake Ross Library annual book sale on the library patio. Hours are Wednesday,Sept. 18 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Thursday, Sept. 19, from ...

Shoe Bank open to kids, teens Saturday, Sept. 21

Local news

LOCK HAVEN - School is in full swing, and as the weather cools down, kids will need good school shoes. The Lock Haven Area Shoe Bank will give free new, school-quality shoes to eligible kids and teens on Saturday, Sept. 21 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Shoe Bank is located inside Covenant ...

Venture Crew 007, Boy Scouts enjoy Bahamas Adventure

Local news

LOCK HAVEN — Venture Crew 007 and fellow scouts from a few area Boy Scout Troops recently attended a high adventure scout base at Florida Sea Base. They chose the Bahamas Adventure, which allowed for the large group of co-ed scouts to live on two sailboats at sea while exploring a ...

Police news – Sept. 14

Police, court and fires

One injured in motorcycle crash LOCK HAVEN — Lock Haven City Police investigated a one-vehicle crash involving a motorcycle that took place at 9:52 a.m. on Sept. 7. According to police, Gilbert Stull of Lock Haven was driving his 1986 Honda Nighthawk through Jordan’s Alley when he ...

LHU remembers 9/11

Community

LOCK HAVEN — On Wednesday, Lock Haven University held several events in memory of the lives lost on the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attack on the United States. At 8:20 a.m., several members of the LHU community participated in a Moving Tribute on bicycles, led by LHU President Robert ...

Bald Eagle Beer to showcase renovations

Business

LOCK HAVEN — Those who buy their beverage needs at Bald Eagle Distributors Inc., 20 N. Grove St., Lock Haven will notice big changes to the old retail warehouse. Renovations that have been going on all summer were recently completed and have highlighted the historic value of the facility. ...

Let us never forget 9/11

Religion

By Dr. Bryon Reynolds In 1948, Sir Winston Churchhill addressed the House of Commons where he was quoted saying, “Those who fail to learn from history are condemned to repeat it.” On Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2001 the United States suffered a coordinated attack from the radical Islam extremist ...

Wilson’s home

Health

By Lou Bernard If I were to sit down and make a list of the most important buildings in Lock Haven, historically and architecturally, it probably wouldn’t be too hard. You may have just pictured a few yourself, when I said that. You may not know their names, but you know how they look. The ...

Gated roads in Sproul State Forest opened for deer season

Outdoors

RENOVO — The Sproul State Forest will open some seasonally gated roads to provide additional motorized vehicle access to portions of the Sproul State Forest. With these additions, there are over 500 miles of roads on the Sproul State Forest open for vehicular access by deer hunters. Each ...

Martin hints at changes to KC class schedules

Local news

By CHRIS MORELLI cmorelli@lockhaven.com MILL HALL — At Thursday night’s Keystone Central school board voting session, superintendent Jacquelyn Martin hinted at possible changes to the secondary schedules in the near future. During her superintendent’s report, Martin said that one of ...

Courthouse Round Up

Police, court and fires

MARRIAGE LICENSES — April Jean Bletz, of Lock Haven, to Fred Swackhammer Jr., of Lock Haven, on Sept. 4. — Victoria P. Daub, of Lock Haven, to Shawn M. Seeley, of Lock Haven, on Sept. 6. — Kraig C. Hensler, of Jersey Shore, to Alexandria M. Johnson, of Jersey Shore, on Sept. 6. ...

Around the town

Community

GOOD DAY and Happy Anniversary to Ardell and Jean Wingard of Aaronsburg, married 58 years ago on Sunday, Sept. 15, which is also Ardell’s 80th birthday. Word of the Day Groggery — Low public-house Quote of the Day “Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, ...