Around the Town
and Happy Birthday to Heather Fowler
Word of the Day
Duncical — stupid; dim-witted
Quote of the day
“Hard times don’t create heroes. It is during the hard times when the ‘hero’ within us is revealed.”
– Bob Riley
All night event at Crossroad Church
There will be an alnight event for students grades 6 through 12 Friday January 25 at Crossroads in Jersey Shore running from 8 p.m. to 8 a.m. There will be 3v3 basketball, a 60-foot inflatable obstacle course, xbox and ps4 games, crafting stations, movies, dance party, lip sync battles and plenty of games and prizes. Snacks will be available throughout the night and breakfast will be offered in the morning. Everyone who comes has a chance to win an iPad, and there will be a $100 giveaway.
JS author to hold book signing
Local author Dottie Wolfe, of Jersey Shore, will be holding a book signing at the Jersey Shore Public Library, 110 Oliver St., on Saturday, Jan. 26 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wolfe is the author of “Read My Thoughts: Finding God in My Everyday,” her first published work.
SV Fire Co.
The Sugar Valley Fire Company will be hosting a breakfast buffet on Saturday, Jan. 26 from 6 to 10 a.m. Takeout is available by calling 570-725-3017.
Tech help at
One-on-one assistance for laptops, mobile phones, tablets at Ross Library will be available at no cost. Mondays 5 to 7 p.m.; Tuesdays 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.; Thursdays (except for second Thursday each month) 5 to 8 p.m. and Saturday by advanced appointment only. Call 570-748-3321 and ask for Mary Jo.
to Richard Winner, 93, of Croak Hollow Road
Pick 2: 2-7
Pick 3: 0-4-8
Pick 4: 8-3-7-4
Pick 5: 8-9-1-2-9
$67,000 estimated jackpot
Pick 2: 7-8
Pick 3: 6-2-5
Pick 4: 6-2-2-5
Pick 5: 8-1-4-5-6
Powerball estimated jackpot: $144 million
Mega Millions estimated jackpot: $82 million