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Gymnasts plan summer camp as senior project

LOCK HAVEN — Local gymnasts Harleigh Andrews and Tatum Malone will be hosting a gymnastics summer camp as their senior project from June 24 through June 27 at the Lock Haven Area YMCA. The Lock Haven Area YMCA Gymnastics team members and coaches will be assisting in hosting the camp. The ...

Bellefonte High School yearbook receives national excellence award

BELLEFONTE — The yearbook program at Bellefonte Area High School received the 2019 Yearbook Program of Excellence award by Jostens. The 16-member student staff works with adviser Andrew Weigold. Staff members are Kaitlyn Alterio, Kaitlyn Berkey, Selah Brown, Shaun Carey, Olivia Fisher, ...

PTO renames scholarship in memory of longtime teacher

BELLEFONTE —In the Bellefonte Area School District, Cheryl DeCusati was known as someone who positively affected the lives of students, colleagues and families in the district - something that reached far beyond the classroom. That’s why this year, the Marion Walker Parent Teacher ...

Jersey Shore High School names students of the month

PHOTO PROVIDED The Jersey Shore Senior High School has announced students of the month for April. These students display value for everyone and everything, take individual responsibility, and strive to maintain a positive attitude. Students are nominated by a teacher and one student is ...

Baby Sweetheart contest applications now available

JERSEY SHORE — Kids will be out of school soon, Memorial Day is just a week away and July 4 will follow close behind. And for those living in the Jersey Shore area, the Fourth of July is an exciting time as the week-long Town Meeting celebration provides fun, food and more for the ...

Local Briefs

Book on Boalsburg Tavern published BOALSBURG — Just in time for Memorial Day, the Centre County Historical Society announces the recent publication of a Boalsburg history title. “The History of the Boalsburg Tavern and the Woman Who Saved It” coincides with the 200th anniversary ...

Around the town

Good Day and Happy Birthday to David Crago! Word of the Day Tauriform — having the form of a bull Quote of the Day “There’s good random, and there’s bad random. There’s good silly and there’s bad silly, and you’ve gotta know the difference.” — Conan ...

CORRECTION

Nancy C. Petrosky, a Republican, has cross-filed as she seeks a seat on the Jersey Shore Area School Board representing Region One. Petrosky’s name will appear on both the Democratic and Repulican ballots in today’s primary election. Petrosky’s political affiliation was incorrect in ...

Bikers hold benefit for Infant Development

PHOTO PROVIDED The Road Hawgs, shown above, held a pool tournament at VFW Post 1630 recently to benefit the Infant Development Program. The Road Hawgs are a local biking club who raises money to help organizations and individuals in the commuity. This is their fifth benefit for Infant ...

Calendar of Events

TODAY ∫ Election Day Spaghetti Dinner, 4 to 7 p.m., Woolrich United Methodist Church, 1080 Park Ave., Woolrich. Cost: $7 for adults, $4 for kids 5 to 10 and children 4 and under eat free. Take out is available. All funds will benefit the Boyscouts of America Woolrich Troop ...

LCC learns about environment and agriculture

PHOTO PROVIDED Leadership Clinton County participants explored Clinton County’s many resources relating to agriculture and the environment during a recent session. Organizations represented were Clinton County Cleanscapes, Clinton County Conservation District, Penn State Cooperative ...

A new playground at Renovo’s 16th Street Park

KEVIN RAUCH/THE EXPRESS Over two dozen employees from Dominion Energy spent their day of work at the 16th Street Park in Renovo helping the borough revitalize the park with new playground equipment. The borough is able to use the labor as an “in-kind” service counting towards their ...

Renovo Library gets new heating and cooling system

KEVIN RAUCH/THE EXPRESS The Renovo Area Public Library put a recent $12,000 grant from the Clinton County Community Foundation to use as they installed four duck-less mini splits as part of their new heating and cooling system in the library. The Renovo library is a large building that ...

Clinton County Relay for Life raises money to fight cancer

LOCKPORT —Hundreds gathered Saturday, May 18 at Riverview Park for Clinton County’s Relay for Life. Community members showed their support for cancer survivors and remembered those who lost their battle to it. Survivors walked a lap together around 12:30 p.m. Teams sold goods to raise ...

Around the town

Good Day and Happy Birthday to Dr. Richard Van Dyke! Word of the Day Rugine — A surgeon’s scraping instrument. Quote of the Day “One of the best things about paintings is their silence - which prompts reflection and random reverie.” — Mark Stevens Insect ...

Calendar of events

TODAY - Scrabble Club, 7 to 9 p.m., Avenue 209 Coffee House, 209 Bellefonte Ave., Lock Haven. All are welcome. TOMORROW - Election Day Spaghetti Dinner, 4 to 7 p.m., Woolrich United Methodist Church, 1080 Park Ave., Woolrich. Cost: $7 for adults, $4 for kids 5 to 10 and children 4 and ...

Local briefs

Historic Tours at Ross Library LOCK HAVEN — Since 2011, the Ross Library’s historic walking tours of Lock Haven have become a summer staple in the community. On Friday nights, local historian Lou Bernard can be seen walking through town with a crowd, showing the scenic buildings and ...

KC art teachers host student art show at Pajama Factory

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 ...

UPMC Susquehanna Lock Haven completes emergency room renovations

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, ...

A great day for Special Olympians

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 ...