Around the Town
and Happy Birthday to Tyler Neimond, Kristina Akeley and Jason Fowler.
Quote of the Day
“If you want to be happy, do not dwell in the past, do not worry about the future, focus on living fully in the present.”
— Roy T. Bennett
Word of the Day
Maniacal — Or of relating to a raving or violently insane person or their actions (eg: maniacal laughter).
A chicken barbeque will be held from 11 a.m. 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 31 at the Dunnstown Fire Hall, 119 Woodward Ave., to benefit Team Edge, Pretty Pearls & Sassy Sapphies Competition Dance Teams from Rachael’s Dance Unlimited.
St. Paul Lutheran Church Food Pantry will be open on Oct. 28 from 9 to 11 a.m.
There will be a craft show from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 7, at the Wayne Township Fire Hall in McElhattan.
Reduce water consumption
The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) moved Clinton County to a drought warning this week. Following the guidelines laid out in the Drought Contingency for the City of Lock Haven and Suburban Water Authority, all customers are asked to reduce their water consumption by 25 percent. Customers are asked to run water only when necessary. For tips on reducing water, please refer to the city’s website at https://lockhavenpa.gov/dept/public-works/water/savewater/
Dunnstown Fire Co. NYE raffle
The Dunnstown Fire Company is already prepping to say good-bye to 2020 with a special raffle scheduled for Dec. 31. Tickets cost $5 and can be purchased by contacting the fire company at (570) 748-7808. The raffle will be livestreamed on the fire company’s Facebook page on New Year’s Eve with five prizes starting at $1,000. Second place will win $500; third will win $250; fourth will win $100; and fifth will be $50. Money raised from the event will benefit the fire company.