Around the Town


and Happy 12th Birthday to Colden Allen Hill, of Beech Creek!

Happy Birthday

to Robert Dennison and Trudy Ingram Snyder!

Quote of the Day

“I’d rather regret the things I’ve done than regret the things I haven’t done.”

— Lucille Ball


A hole-in-one was reported on Friday at the Belles Springs Golf Course. Judy Heckman got a hole-in-one on hole No. 5. She was using a 9-wood and the witnesses were John Heckman, Jake Andrews and Tanh Andrews. It was Heckman’s second hole-in-one.

100 facts

for 100 days

Mark Twain appeared at the Opera House on January 11, 1892, to deliver a lecture entitled “Roughing It” which recounted his days in Nevada at the time of overland travel and the silver mine boom.

Friendship Community Library

Friendship Community Library will hold a Halloween gathering on Oct. 28 from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. Come in costume, make a Halloween ornament, create an origami cat, draw or check out the library’s books and books on CD. Masks and social distancing are required. Call 570-962-2048 for more information.

Basket raffle

A basket raffle will take place on Oct. 12 from 12 to 4 p.m. to benefit Kerry Clausen and his battle with mantle cell lymphoma. The raffle will be held at Flemington First church of Christ and feature food, baked goods and a 50/50.


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