Around the Town


… and Happy Birthday to Leanna Rockey

Baby, it’s

cold outside

But hey… it’s winter. According to the forecast, we should have some warmer temps the next couple of days… BUT, then it’s back to the deep freeze with the weekend promising some snow and temperatures reaching only in the 20s on Saturday and Sunday.

Bird watching

Lycoming Audubon field trip to northern Lycoming County looking for snow buntings, longspurs, pine siskins, redpolls, horned larks, and raptors in the northern part of the county, on the Allegheny Plateau, 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, weather permitting (check for updates at facebook.com/groups/lycomingaudubon). Meet in the parking lot of Fry Brothers Turkey Ranch off the Steam Valley exit of Rte 15 (north of Trout Run).

Adopt a Greyhound

The Nittany Greyhounds State College Meet & Greet adoption event occurs every 4th Sunday (Jan. 27) from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Petco, 40 Colonnade Way, State College. They will have a table with information and greyhounds to interact with, including adoptable ex-racing greyhounds. For more information, contact Ellen at ellen@nittanygreys.org or visit http://www.nittanygreys.org.

Living among the “Woo People’

Join us at the Centre Furnace Mansion on Sunday, Jan. 27 at 2 p.m. to escape the cold with hot cider, cookies and author Russell Frank as he shares his humorous perspective on living in a college town among the “Woo people.” Books will be available for sale. This program is part of the Centre County Historical Society 2019 Henszey-Pyle Distinguished Author Series.

Happy Belated Birthday

…to Ruth Bauman of Avis… her birthday was yesterday – 1/21/19

Pa. Lottery



Wild: 3

Pick 2: 4-4

Pick 3: 2-0-8

Pick 4: 2-8-4-1

Pick 5: 3-7-0-3-9

Treasure Hunt:


$43,000 estimated jackpot


Wild: 6

Pick 2: 7-9

Pick 3: 1-0-9

Pick 4: 1-6-0-6

Pick 5: 4-7-4-2-1

Cash 5:


Match 6:


Powerball estimated jackpot: $144 million

Mega Millions estimated jackpot: $82 million