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Fly-In CALENDAR OF EVENTS

LOCK HAVEN – Activities for the next two days at the five-day Sentimental Journey to Cub Haven Fly-In at Piper Airport are: FRIDAY 8 a.m. — Free coffee, get tickets at pavilion Friday morning. Until 10 a.m. 8:30 a.m. – Meet at transportation for Lycoming Engines tour 9 a.m. — ...

Beatlemania concert a big hit in Bellefonte

BELLEFONTE — Although concert-goers had to dodge raindrops on Sunday evening during The Cast of Beatlemania concert at Bellefonte’s Talleyrand Park, the event was a big hit. The concert capped a big weekend in the borough, which played host to the annual Historic Bellefonte Cruise, a ...

Old Photo Album: North Bend Post Office circa 1900

PHOTO PROVIDED This is a photograph of the North Bend Post Office circa 1900. Pictured are John B. McNeil, Thomas McCarn, Mrs. Brown, and Mrs. Belle Miller, the Post Mistress, and H. Farwell. The photo is submitted by Marcy Smith Eckley, and is part of a collection of memorabilia saved by ...

Around the town

Happy Birthday to Shana Wensel of Mill Hall... Stella Sheasley of Flemington. Quote of the Day “I’d rather regret the things I’ve done than regret the things I haven’t done.” — Lucille Ball Word of the Day Airplane — a powered, fixed-wing aircraft that is propelled ...

Registration open for fair Princess Contest

MACKEYVILLE — Once again, the Clinton County Fair is gearing up for the Princess Contest, always held on opening day of the fair, which this year runs from July 27 through August 3 at the fairgrounds in Mackeyville. The contest is slated for 1 p.m. Saturday, July 27 on the main stage. And ...

Amateur Radio ‘Field Day’ is Saturday

MONTOURSVILLE — Members of the Bald Eagle Repeater Assn. and Lycoming County ACS will be participating in national Amateur Radio Field Day exercise, on Saturday, June 22 from 11:30 a.m. until 9 p.m., at Indian Park Montoursville. Since 1933, ham radio operators across North America have ...

BC-Blanchard Fire Co. started 80 years ago

BEECH CREEK —The Beech Creek-Blanchard Volunteer Fire Company which is celebrating 80 years of serving the area this year. is planning a banquet for its members and guests in September. Members are also putting together a program/history book of the fire department to document events over ...

Cross Fork Snake Hunt is June 29 & 30

CROSS FORK — The 47th Annual Cross Fork Snake Hunt will be held on Saturday and Sunday, June 29 and 30. Organized by Keystone Reptile Club, all proceeds benefit Kettle Creek Hose Company #1. To be eligible to hunt rattlesnakes in the state a current Poisonous Snake Hunt Permit must be ...

Old Photo Album: A cool refreshing drink

A youngster enjoys a drink of water from a bucket in the dugout during a Little League game. We’re unsure of who is pictured but believe he was a member of the Lock Haven VFW Little League team. Anyone with additional information is asked to contact Laura Jameson at ljameson@lockhaven.com or ...

Local briefs

Moose Riders 8th annual run is Saturday LOCK HAVEN — Lock Haven Moose Riders Eighth Annual Run will be held on Saturday, beginning with registration from 10 a.m. to noon at the Moose Lodge #100, 150 S. Hanna St. All proceeds from the event will benefit the Clinton County Infant ...

Correction

The new First Quality Tissue access roadway is being paid for through a PennDOT MultiModal grant. The remaining costs will be paid for by First Quality Tissue. Information in a previous edition of The Express listed the payment method incorrectly. We apologize for the error.

Fly In Calendar of Events

LOCK HAVEN – Activities for the next two days at the five-day Sentimental Journey to Cub Haven Fly-In at Piper Airport are: TODAY 9 a.m. – Registration gates, indoor and outdoor commercial vendors open 9 a.m. – Piper Aviation Museum opens, until 6 p.m. 9 a.m.— Pre-registration ...

Around the town

Good Day and Happy Birthday to Michael Killinger and Kristine Lamey! Quote of the Day “Working hard for something we don’t care about is called stressed; working hard for something we love is called passion.” — Simon Sinek Weather improving for Fly-In The first day of the ...

Foundation helps fund Salvation Army feeding programs

LOCK HAVEN – The Salvation Army of Lock Haven received a $10,000 grant from the Clinton County Community Foundation, which will be used for kitchen supplies and food, so the Salvation Army can continue its feeding programs. The Salvation Army offers a food pantry every Wednesday that ...

Volunteers place flowers on parking meters

LAURA JAMESON/THE EXPRESS Americorp members Cindy Andrews, middle, and Odren Polk, right, and Downtown Lock Haven, Inc. intern Jeanna Selts, left, place flower pots in baskets on top of parking meters along East Main Street yesterday afternoon. Each year, Downtown Lock Haven, Inc. purchases ...

Old Photo Album: Today marks 101 years since the Loganton fire

(Editors note: The following article was written on June 21, 1918 by a Lock Haven Express employee regarding the great fire in Loganton that saw the near destruction of the entire borough.) This Clinton County town, located in Sugar Valley, literally was wiped off the map by a disastrous ...

Renovo Rotary holds final meeting

KEVIN RAUCH/THE EXPRESS It was a moving tribute recently when the Renovo Rotary Club held its final meeting as the group disbanded after serving the area for 96 years. Each member took a turn a ringing the bell for one final time, many in tears as they marked the closing of their club. At ...

Elks observes Flag Day

PHOTO PROVIDED As is customary, Flag Day is celebrated on June 14 each year. This observance has a special significance with Elks Lodges, as the U.S. Flag is recognized for its rightful place with all Elks. Shown here is Bellefonte Elks Lodge #1094 Exalted Ruler Chris Shuey, as he presents ...

Dogwood Circle plans garden tour July 10

LOCK HAVEN — The Dogwood Circle Garden Club will hold its July 10 meeting at the home of Sherry Dwyer Black’s Pine Creek home, where the group will tour her gardens at 3 p.m. and enjoy dinner served in her pavilion at 5 p.m. Garden club members are requested to bring plants to exchange ...