News

Clinton County Commissioner candidates meet the press

Local news

Six candidates’ names are on the primary election ballots for Clinton County commissioner. There are four Republicans seeking two Republican nominations and two Democrats who will move into the Democratic slots on the November ballot. Republicans include incumbent Jeff Snyder, ...

Police news – May 18

Police, court and fires

Suspected DUI BELLEFONTE — Sherman Lowry, 39, of Bellefonte, suffered suspected minor injuries in a one-vehicle crash along Jacksonville Road in Marion Township, Centre County, on May 16 according to state police at Rockview. Lowry was traveling north, exited the roadway, and struck a ...

KC art teachers host student art show at Pajama Factory

Community

WILLIAMSPORT — Students from local elementary schools had artworks on display in the main gallery area of The Pajama Factory in Williamsport from May 4 to 10. Children and their families could attend a free opening reception on May 4 from noon to 3 p.m. to find their work among the ...

Check out the newly remodeled Walmart

Business

PHOTO PROVIDED On Friday, May 10, Walmart in Bald Eagle Township celebrated its remodel grand opening at the store. Above, a Walmart donation of $2,000 to Lock Haven Police Department is shown.

Finding Faith: A positive heart and life for God

Religion

Questions: Do you think of yourself as a positive or negative person? Is your cup half-full, half-empty or are you thankful you have a cup with something in it? Do you believe and trust the God of the Bible or the god of the world? These are questions that we need to ask ourselves because our ...

White Monarch butterflies being raised in Spring Mills

Outdoors

By ROSE FRANKLIN For The Express SPRING MILLS — When 15 white Monarchs appeared among the butterflies being raised at our butterfly farm last September, and then some of our customers reported finding white Monarchs among the butterflies they had reared from caterpillars obtained from ...

KCSD preliminary budget vote 5-3

Local news

By CHRIS MORELLI cmorelli@lockhaven.com RENOVO— The Keystone Central School District has a preliminary 2019-2020 budget. Final adoption of the $74,496,832 budget, which includes a 2.49% tax increase, is scheduled June 20 at Central Mountain High School auditorium. On Thursday night at ...

Emergency services

Police, court and fires

LOCK HAVEN — The following calls were received by the Clinton County Communications Center. THURSDAY - At 10:47 a.m., fire stations out of Lock Haven, Beech Creek/Blanchard, Flemington (Good Will Hose), Dunnstown and Mill Hall responded to a fire alarm along Renovo Road in Allison ...

UPMC Susquehanna Lock Haven completes emergency room renovations

Community

LOCK HAVEN —UPMC Susquehanna Lock Haven medical staff recently celebrated the completion of the emergency department renovations with a special ribbon cutting. The project involved a complete update of the 1,500 square feet of lobby area including new flooring, ceiling, lighting, paint, ...

Local attorney published in Solicitor’s Handbook

Business

JERSEY SHORE – Marc S. Drier, Esquire, of Drier & Dieter Law Offices in Jersey Shore, has authored a chapter on Eminent Domain published in the Solicitor’s Handbook, a resource book published periodically through the Governor’s Office to assist Pennsylvania attorneys. Drier is a ...

River of Life Fellowship to celebrate six years of worship

Religion

LOCK HAVEN — All are invited to Celebration Sunday at River of Life Fellowship this Sunday, May 19 which is observing six years of worship, fellowship and service together. The contemporary service will begin at 10 a.m. with a Fellowship Lunch following the service around 12:15 p.m. River ...

TAKE 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. — — — ...

The arboretums of today

Outdoors

There are plenty of books and articles written about the changing nature of children and outdoor play. Today’s youth don’t interact as much with their outdoor environment compared to other generations and some have hypothesized that it may be linked to a rise in various health issues such ...

Christensen touts experience ‘at the right time’

Local news

By JOHN RISHEL jrishel@lockhaven.com LOCK HAVEN — Republican Mitch Christensen, 57, is hoping to turn his experience in the health care industry into his first term as Clinton County Commissioner. “I am a former veteran, I was a field medic in the army and that is what started me in ...

Courthouse Roundup

Police, court and fires

MARRIAGE LICENSE - Robert Gordon Aungst II, of Mill Hall, to Zoey Lynne Silverstrim, of Mill Hall, on May 13. - Chelsea Linn Caprio, of Loganton, to Kyle Hunter Sweeley, of Loganton, on May 9. - Kayla Skye Dixon, of Lock Haven, to Ryan Charles Trexler, of Lock Haven, on May 13. - ...

A great day for Special Olympians

Community

MILL HALL — There were 90 athletes who participated in the 30th annual Clinton County Special Olympics Track and Field Day held May 6 at the Central Mountain Middle School. The day began with Natalie Young singing the National Anthem and Michael Miller giving the Special Olympic Oath. The ...

Tractor Supply presents $970,121 to National FFA

Business

Tractor Supply Company and the National FFA Organization continue to partner to support the next generation of agricultural leaders through their Grants for Growing program. Grants for Growing provides funding to FFA chapters across the country for the development or improvement of a proposed ...

LOCAL CHURCH BRIEFS

Religion

Nittany Valley UCC to change worship time LAMAR — The Nittany Valley Charge of the United Church of Chirst will change its worship hours effective June 2 and continuig until June 2020. The sister congregations of Mt. Bethel, near Lamar, and Salona will continue to worship together, ...

FINDING SUPPORT

Health

HEALTH ∫ Alzheimer’s and Caregivers Support Group — 7 p.m. June 11 (second Tuesday of the month), Conference Room B of Susque-View Home. Information: Fran Decker at 748-4302. ∫ Parkinson’s Support Group — Open to everyone interested in learning about the disease, 3 p.m. June 12 ...