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SV Lions honor Students of the Month

LOGANTON — The Sugar Valley Lions Club honored three local students at its November Thanksgiving dinner meeting as part of the Lions Student Recognition Program. John Kramer, Julie Harris and Thea Homan were named Sugar Valley Lions Honor Students of the Month. They received Certificates ...

Old Photo Album: The next big step

EXPRESS ARCHIVES A group of kindergym students sit with their certificates after taking the next big step in life and graduating from kindergym, a preschool program a the Jersey Shore YMCA. The little ones would then move on to kindergarten. We’re unsure of who is pictured in the photo or ...

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GOOD DAY to Bob Coltrane on his 81st birthday. Quote of the Day “That which does not kill us makes us stronger.” — Friedrich Nietzsche Word of the Day Annual — Occurring once a year Happy Birthday to Robert “Bobby” McKivison of Beech Creek Flu clinic on Saturday ...

Join local group to Barcelona, French and Italian Rivieras

LOCK HAVEN —A locally organized group is planning a 14-day trip to Barcelona, Southern France, and the Italian Riviera, and you’re invited to come along on the tour. In conjunction with GoAhead Tours, the adult division of EF (Education First), a leader in educational travel, Joanne ...

Old Photo Album: All bundled up

EXPRESS ARCHIVES Amber Baker and John McLaughlin are bundled up in hats and coats to ward off the chilly temperatures one winter day in Jersey Shore.

Leadership learns about Clinton County

LOCK HAVEN — Leadership Clinton County participants had the opportunity to learn about the rich history in Clinton County by touring the Heisey Museum with Bonnie Hannis, Piper Aviation Museum with Crystal Schedin as well as hearing from local historian Joby Topper share stories of famous ...

Looking for the little things in life

By TAYLOR SHAFFER I told my parents this week’s article was about my favorite Thanksgiving memories, which is a lie. I wanted them to be surprised, so let me start off with what this week’s article is really about. Moments that have happened in my life, that made me realize life was more ...

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Good Day and Happy 96th Birthday to Vivian Miller. Quote of the Day “People will forget what you said. People will forget what you did. But people will never forget how you made them feel.” — Maya Angelou Word of the Day Nefarious — Infamous by way of being extremely ...

Volunteers help to sustain fair and fairgrounds

Boats, RVs, campers and more are all snuggled away in buildings at the Clinton County Fairgrounds at Mackeyville thanks, in large part, to Ed and Connie Peiffer. The Peiffers are among the dedicated volunteers at the fair. Indeed, it is all of the volunteers who drive the Clinton County Fair ...

‘Play For Brian’ fundraiser is Friday at LHU

LOCK HAVEN— Lock Haven University sport administration students will host the 12th annual Play For Brian tournament at 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 22 in the Student Recreation Center on the campus of LHU. Registration will begin at 7:30 p.m. and teams will compete in three tournaments ...

Old Photo Album: Circle the wagons!

Sometime in the 1970s there was a program to help bad behaviour youth by taking a Caravan of Conestoga wagons across America. They circled the wagons down on the South Renovo Baseball field and stayed overnight. The wagons rolled out on Route 120 to journey to Lock Haven the next day. Thank you ...

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GOOD DAY and happy birthday to Jean Slaterbeck Word of the Day Magnicaudate — Having a long tail Quote of the Day “Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.” — T.S. Ellio Special Olympics Spaghetti Dinner Clinton County Special Olympics ...

Local Briefs

CMHS hosts Sensory Movie Night MILL HALL — Central Mountain High School’s School Wide Positive Behavior Club partnered with Lenny Lifts to provide the first-ever Sensory Movie Night. Sensory Movie Night is a night free of any and all judgment. Adjustments will be made specifically for ...

Local veterans participate in Montoursville ceremony

PHOTO PROVIDED Sgt. Terry Banfill, left, and PFC Don Hills participated at the Veteran’s Day ceremony at the Montoursville Cemetery on Monday, Nov. 11. “These veterans, Sgt. Banfill and PFC Hills, have helped us since we began the Veteran’s Day ceremony at the Montoursville Cemetery. ...

Old Photo Album: Community volunteers prepare fields

EXPRESS ARCHIVES A group of community volunteers and West Branch Soccer Club members help clean up new soccer fields along Farrandsville Road. They are, from left, Mark Stern, Betty Schantz, Ted McKnight, Don Dunkle, Don Harter, Karl Herrman, Abe Stauffer and Charlie Rosamilia. Kneeling is ...

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GOOD DAY and Happy 52nd Anniversary to Gary and Sharon Heverly Happy Birthday to Ryan Pentz Quote of the Day “Make your life a masterpiece; imagine no limitations on what you can be, have or do.” — Brian Tracy Word of the Day Empyreal — Of, like or pertaining to heaven; ...

Calendar of Events

TODAY — Lock Haven Hospital Auxiliary meeting will be held at 1 p.m. in the Senior Activity Room in the Lock Haven Hospital, 24 Cree Drive. All members are welcome. There will be no meeting in December. —Veterans Dinner , 5 p.m., Durrwachter Alumni Conference Center at Lock Haven ...

Santa and elves parachute from plane to greet boys and girls

BEECH CREEK — It was a beautiful day on Saturday as Beech Creek residents gathered at the ballfield to watch Santa Claus and his elves make their landing via parachute in the 4th annual Beech Creek-Blanchard Santa Jump Jamboree. Though the Jamboree has existed for nearly 25 years, it ...

Sugar Valley FBLA officers attend workshop

PHOTO PROVIDED On Wednesday, Nov. 13, FBLA officers from the Sugar Valley Rural Charter School attended the Region 14 Leadership Workshop held at Luigi’s Ristorante in Downtown Dubois. Upon arrival, students participated in two different “Ice Breakers” to get to know each other a little ...

‘Retired’ UPS vehicle finds renewed purpose with students

WILLIAMSPORT — Students in Pennsylvania College of Technology’s diesel equipment technology program have invaluable laboratory access to a time-tested road warrior — a 2006 Volvo VNL single-axle tractor — donated after its retirement from UPS Freight fleet service. “UPS is a valued ...