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SV Historical Society plans open house, chicken barbecue

LOGANTON — Every September since the dedication of the Sugar Valley Historical Society Museum in 2012, the Sugar Valley Historical Society has celebrated National Museum Day by hosting an open house and chicken barbecue. This year will be no exception. Bring your family and friends and ...

Old Photo Album: Former Jay Street bridge demolition underway

PHOTO PROVIDED After workmen for Nestlrode Contracting Company in Lock Haven removed a section of beam from the Jay Street bridge on Sunday in the 1980s, the first section of the span tilted as the old bridge gave way under the force of gravity. The work crews spent approximately two hours ...

Calendar of Events

Sept. 18-21 — The Annie Halenbake Ross Library annual book sale Sept. 18-21 on the library patio. The hours are Wednesday, Sept. 18 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Thursday, Sept. 19, from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Friday and Saturday, Sept. 20-21 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday is “Bag Day” and ...

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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 ...

Old photo album

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 ...

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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 ...

LHU remembers 9/11

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 ...

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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, ...

Old photo album update

EXPRESS ARCHIVES Sixth graders identified The Express was able to identify every student in this photograph of Lamar Township Elementary sixth graders in 1960-1961 thanks to many of our readers. They are, first row from left, Madalyn Smart, Frank Sente, Debarah Grieb, David Seyler, Vickie ...

Clinton Piecemakers Quilt Guild plans annual show on Sept. 28, 29

MILL HALL — Members of the Clinton Piecemakers Quilt Guild are getting excited. It’s that time of year when the quilters have an opportunity to show off what they’ve been doing for the past year at their annual Quilt Show. The show will be held Saturday, Sept. 28, from 10 a.m. to 5 ...

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GOOD DAY to Hope Smith of Castanea! Quote of the Day “Success is ... knowing your purpose in life, growing to reach your maximum potential, and sowing seeds that benefit others.” — John C. Maxwell Word of the Day Axolotl — Salamander dwelling in mountainous lakes Library ...

Howard Happenings

JARS NEEDED The Pleasant Valley Ladies Aid is planning their annual Harvest Day in early October. Homemade soups and apple butter is made in kettles over an open fire for the Harvest Day event. The apple butter is sold by the pint and quart jars, and many jars are needed for the event. ...

Howard Postmaster Robert Hilder is retiring

HOWARD — Robert Hilder will be retiring on Sept. 30 after 33.4 years of service as Howard’s postmaster. Bob began his postal career in 1986 at Bayshore (Long Island), NY. His employment continued at the State College and Spring Mills post offices before his becoming the Postmaster at ...

Calendar of Events

SATURDAY — The Goat Hill (Center) School Reunion, meal at noon, Wayne Township Nature Park. Bring a dish and memories to share. Table service and drink provided. For information, call 814-355-7448 or 570-769-6563. —Yard sale, Oval United Methodist Church, 6796 Route 44 Highay, Jersey ...

Clinton County United Way appoints board members

LAURA JAMESON/THE EXPRESS The Clinton County United Way held its annual meeting on Tuesday and installed three new board members, Autumn Gavlock, Andrew Kremser and Christina Mader . Members of the organization posed for a photograph in the Rebecca Gross Room at the Ross Library. They are, ...

JS High School Class of 1949 holds 70th reunion

PHOTO PROVIDED Members of the Jersey Shore High School’s Class of 1949 met recently for their 70th reunion. Pictured are classmates, from left, back row, Donald Head, Daniel Phleger, Jack Cline, Ronald Thompson, Jerome Burgit, William Waddell, Richard Heuser, Frank Schoendorfer, Palmer ...

Renovo football cheerleaders

EXPRESS ARCHIVES Six members of the Renovo cheer squard pose for a photo in their uniforms one sunny day. They are, kneeling, Sandra Herman and Carol Durandetto. Standing, Laurel Kuntz, Barbara Lynn, Diane Rauch and Jennie Darrin. We believe the photo was taken between the 1940s and 1960s but ...

Around the Town

GOOD DAY to Melvin Coakley of Beech Creek Quote of the Day “A goal is not always meant to be reached; it often serves simply as something to aim at.” — Bruce Lee Clinton County Fair Farmers and Flea Market Clinton County Fair Farmers and Flea Market will be held at Clinton ...

Calendar of Events

TODAY — The Clinton County Democratic Fall Picnic, Dunnstown Fire Hall. Doors open at 5 p.m. followed by an evening of good food and friendly conversation. Reservations necessary. SATURDAY — The Goat Hill (Center) School Reunion, meal at noon, Wayne Township Nature Park. Bring a dish ...

Marrin Clester is Junior Miss Agriculture USA

PHOTO PROVIDED Marrin Clester, a student at Sugar Valley Rural Charter School, was recently named the 2020 Clinton County Junior Miss Agriculture USA, a new non-profit agriculture promotion organization featuring Queens of all ages that promote, celebrate and educate about the diverse ...