Around the Town


and Happy Anniversary to Steve and Lois Simcox.

Word of the Day

Dilapidated — Decayed, deteriorated, or fallen into partial ruin especially through neglect or misuse.

Quote of the Day

“Success makes so many people hate you. I wish it wasn’t that way. It would be wonderful to enjoy success without seeing envy in the eyes of those around you.”

— Marilyn Monroe

Free new boots

The Shoe Bank will give free new boots and shoes 11 a.m.-2 p.m. this Saturday, Feb. 15 (weather permitting) to eligible kids and youth. The Shoe Bank is inside Covenant United Methodist Church, 44 W. Main St., Lock Haven. Kids must be accompanied by an adult and have their Access card, their CHIP card or similar type of insurance card, or a referral from a school or agency. For more information, contact Diahann at 814-571-5324 or lhasb@outlook.com.



The Mill Hall Kiwanis & Flemington Hi-Neighbor Committee will be having a Chicken Bar-B-Que on Saturday, Feb. 15, from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Take out only. Snow date Feb. 22. Tickets $8, available from any of the members.

Free Community Spaghetti Dinner

Lighthouse Wesleyan Church, Jersey Shore, will sponsor a free community spaghetti dinner on March 7 from 4 to 6 p.m. at Independent Hose, 310 Pennsylvania Ave, Jersey Shore. Everyone invited. Sorry, no take-outs.

Cash Bingo

The Sugar Valley Lions Club will be sponsoring a Cash Bingo March 13 at 7 p.m., Lions/Sportsmans Club, 55 Sportsmans Road Loganton. Doors open at 6 p.m. Come join the fun and bring a friend. Smoke Free facility. Free food. Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. For ticket info, call Elisabeth at 570-725-2148 or Bob at 570-725-3665.