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Local Special Olympians training for World Games

LOCK HAVEN — A group of local Special Olympians left Lock Haven Monday morning for a week of training at the University of Delaware. Clinton County’s volleyball team and coaches, a female power lifter from CarbonCounty, a male track athlete from Luzerne County, and female tennis players ...

LHU Alpha Sigma Phi wins ‘Gold Cup’

LOCK HAVEN—The Alpha Sigma Phi international fraternity held its annual convention in Indianapolis over the summer and Lock Haven University’s Delta Nu chapter came home for the second year in a row with the Gold Cup award. The Lock Haven University Delta Nu chapter was represented at the ...

Farm City Festival coming to Clinton County Fairgrounds

MACKEYVILLE — Get the kids ready for some fall family fun. There’s a Farm City Festival coming to the Clinton County Fairgrounds, on Saturday, Sept. 22. The event will be held on the grounds at 98 Racetrack Road in Lamar Township and will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is free, ...

Old photo album

EXPRESS ARCHIVES Locals in ‘Gypsy’ at Millbrook Millbrook Playhouse cast a number of local people in the musical “Gypsy” in 1971. From left are, in front, Colleen Smith who played Baby June, D.J. Akeley who played Louise, Millbrook music director Ralph Bufano, and Gina Montarsi. ...

Dear Annie

Dear Annie: I live in a neighborhood with two non-state-maintained roads. One is a long, straight, steep hill with about 20 residences. My neighbor “Sally” lives in the middle of the hill. She lets her pets roam free in her yard and has toddler grandchildren. People driving up her hill need ...

To Your Good Health

What’s the story on irregular heartbeats? BY KEITH ROACH, M.D. DEAR DR. ROACH: I am 82 years old and still very active. I have had an irregular heartbeat for four years, and sometimes I feel lightheaded, dizzy or tired. I worry about it getting worse. Would you please give a detailed ...

Calendar of events

TOMORROW r Veterans program with guest speakers, 11:30 a.m., Central Park, Howard r Free screening of “Sherlock Gnomes” (PG), 1:30 p.m., Centre County Library and Historical Museum, 203 N. Allegheny St., Bellefonte, 814-355-1516, www.centrecountylibrary.org. THURSDAY r Soup sale and ...

Local Briefs

Pancake breakfast Sunday at Piper Airport LOCK HAVEN — Sentimental Journey to Cub Haven will host an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast Fly-In/Drive-In on Sunday at Piper Memorial Airport, Hangar 1. Breakfast will be served from 8 a.m. to noon. The menu includes buttermilk pancakes, ...

Around the Town

Good Day and Happy Anniversary to Jerry and Dianne Goodreau! Word of the Day Lunula — Something shaped like a narrow crescent. Quote of the Day “May the forces of evil become confused on the way to your house.” — George Carlin Fun in the park A fall festival with lots of ...

Wayne Stout owns House of the Month

PHOTO PROVIDED The PRR House of the Month for August is in Drurys Run, Noyes Township, and is owned by Wayne Stout. The dwelling is surrounded by a beautiful flower garden, and according to PRR volunteers, it is a wonderful addition to the township. The owner will receive a gift certificate ...

Sugar Valley Historical Society plans chicken barbecue/museum open house

LOGANTON —Bring your family and friends and join the Sugar Valley Historical Society at their 7th Annual Chicken Barbecue and Museum Open House. It will be held Saturday, Sept. 22, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Historical Society is located at 1756 Bull Run Road located 2 miles southwest ...

Around the town

Good Day and Happy Birthday to Dianne Goodreau! Fall Festival McElhattan United Methodist Church will host a Community Fall Festival/Chicken Barbeque on Saturday, Oct. 6, starting at noon. The church will have lots of activities for the kids, including pony rides, train rides, free hot ...

Ross Library receives gifts, donations

LOCK HAVEN — The Ross Library has benefited from the following memorials, gifts and donations received from Aug. 1 to 31, 2018. IN MEMORY OF: Susan Antram from Mary Louise and Rick DeHaas; Barbara Barth from Sherry Barth; John Barth from Sherry Barth; Barbara L. Bowmaster from LHHS Class of ...

Calendar of events

WEDNESDAY r Free screening of “Sherlock Gnomes” (PG), 1:30 p.m., Centre County Library and Historical Museum, 203 N. Allegheny St., Bellefonte, 814-355-1516, www.centrecountylibrary.org. ——— Send us the news of your event through our Virtual Newsroom at www.lockhaven.com, by ...

Local briefs

CDL training opportunity extended MILL HALL — The registration deadline has been extended for a commercial driver’s license training for adults, scheduled to start Oct. 1. The new deadline to sign up is Sept. 24. The training will be held on the Central Mountain High School campus, ...

‘Time Out’ at The Express

More than 100 people packed into The Express community newspaper office in downtown Lock Haven during a “Time Out” open house Thursday night, held in collaboration with the Clinton County Economic Partnership. The office at 9 W. Main St. was decorated, and a large outdoor tent ...

Central Mountain hosts Tournament of Bands competition

MILL HALL - The Central Mountain High School Marching Band hosted its first Tournament of Bands outdoor competition in more than 10 years. The Susquehanna Valley Region 4 Tournament of Bands competition was held Sept. 8 at Don Malinak Stadium at CMHS and featured the Central Mountain, ...

Calendar of Events

SATURDAY - Snow Shoe Fall Festival and Car and Big Rig Show, Snow Shoe Park, with vendors, 5K race, chicken barbecue, kids’ games, more. Breakfast 7:30-10:30 a.m. at Moshannon Methodist Church. Live music 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Information: 814-571-3446 or www.facebook.com/SnowShoeFallFestival. - ...

Happy birthday, Jerry Church?

You’d think we’d know by now. I mean, it’s not like the topic is any big surprise. I’ve written about our town founder, Jeremiah Church, at least a hundred times in my career. I’ve written about his life, the communities he created, his family, and his death. I’ve dug into old ...

Reunions

SEPT. 19 — LHHS/ICHS Class of 1959 Planning Luncheon for the upcoming 60th Reunion in July 2019, noon at the Village Tavern. Contact Diana Condo at 570-660-5295 with questions. SEPT 19 — LHHS and ICHS Class of 1958 monthly get-together 6 p.m., Brown’s Hill Tavern. Questions, ...