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and Happy Birthday to Carol Friery, who celebrates May 22!



to Luke and Candi Stevenson, who celebrate May 22!

Quote of the Day

“The sun does not shine for a few trees and flowers, but for the wide world’s joy.”

— Henry Ward Beecher

Word of the Day

Abbozzo — A preliminary sketch for a painting or other work of art; a cartoon.

Memorial Day Services

The Nippenose Valley Memorial Day services will be held Sunday, May 29, at the Oval Cemetery beginning at 1:30 p.m. The speaker will be the Rev. Max Furman, pastor of the Antes Fort/Oriole United Methodist Churches. The Fairplay Brass will perform. In case of rain the service will be held in the Oval United Methodist Church. All are welcome to attend.

First Ward


The First Ward picnic will be held at Riverview Park on June 12 at 11:30 a.m. and lunch will be served at 12:30 p.m. The picnic will be held at River Park instead of the Castanea Picnic Grounds. Remember to bring a lawn chair. For more information, call Jenny Reeder at 570-660-2746.

Seeking sobriety

Seeking Sobriety, a local AA meeting, meets Mondays from 7 to 8 p.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 112 E. Main St., Lock Haven. Enter through the door at the end of a walkway on the right of the church. The open meeting features rotating topics with a focus on tools and a mindset for getting and staying sober.


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