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THANK YOU Thank you to Ella Pagano of Howard for bringing our office some decorated sugar cookies. What a delightful treat and we appreciate Ella’s kindness. CANCELLATIONS Howard Fire Company’s Punkin Chunkin has been canceled for Oct. 17 because of the COVID-19 outdoor gathering ...

Everybody loves a parade

KEVIN RAUCH/THE EXPRESS The Bucktail football team got an early pre-game boost with a Homecoming Parade Wednesday night prior to this Friday night’s home game where the Bucks will celebrate Homecoming 2020. The Greater Renovo Area Heritage Park hosted the parade which served as the first ...

Around the Town

GOOD DAY and Happy 54th Birthday to Jeffrey Thomas Kuntz, of Butler, Pa. Happy Anniversary to Robert and Leanna Rockey Sr. Quote of the Day “Don’t be pushed around by the fears in your mind. Be led by the dreams in your heart.” — Roy T. Bennett Word of the Day ...

Clinton County Drug Take Back Week Oct. 19-23

LOCK HAVEN — Clinton County District Attorney Dave Strouse has announced Clinton County Drug Take Back week from Oct. 19 through Oct. 23. The weeklong program is being held as part of the DEA National Prescription Drug Take Back Initiative to dispose of expired and unused prescription ...

Center receives grant to assist students with child care costs

WILLIAMSPORT — Pennsylvania College of Technology’s Dunham Children’s Learning Center was granted $92,118 from the U.S. Department of Education to help reduce fees for eligible students whose children are enrolled at the early childhood education facility in 2020-21. The funding is ...

Beech Creek road to reopen Friday

BEECH CREEK — The Beech Creek Road from Packer Lane to Sand Springs Road will reopen to traffic on Friday, Oct. 16, according to the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Bureau of Forestry, Sproul State Forest. A portion of Beech Creek Road in this section had suffered a ...

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GOOD DAY and Happy Birthday to Jared Hill, of Beech Creek. Word of the Day Cloven — Cleft, split, or divided. Quote of the Day “Life’s under no obligation to give us what we expect.” — Margaret Mitchell Save the Date It’s almost time for the Holy Spirit Parish’s ...

LHHS cheerleaders in the 1960s

EXPRESS ARCHIVES Lock Haven High School Cheerleaders in the 1960s pose for a photo during a game. They are, from left, Kay Smith, Nancy Peterson, Joyce Donovan, Suzanne Sandusky and Cathy Hess.

BAHS ‘Slay the Dragon’ team receives prizes, trophy

BELLEFONTE — On Sept. 10, the Bellefonte Area High School Slay the Dragon team received prizes and a trophy from their tournament win last school year. Team adviser Melissa Duckworth said that due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Centre County Youth Service Bureau was unable to hold its annual ...

Old Photo Album

EXPRESS ARCHIVES Mrs. David King offers a certificate of merit to Mrs. Betty Newman during a VFW Ladies Auxiliary meeting in 1949.

JSSD opens buildings to guests, groups

JERSEY SHORE — Plans to re-open activities in schools involving outside groups were approved by the Jersey Shore Area School Board on Monday night. The action opens up buildings to outside groups requesting to use a space. Visitors and volunteers also will be permitted in buildings with ...

Giving Circle grants $11,000 to CentrePeace

STATE COLLEGE— Members of Centre Foundation’s Giving Circle gathered virtually for their annual reception to hear presentations from three local organizations: Centre County Youth Service Bureau, CentrePeace, and Centre Volunteers in Medicine. The evening was live-streamed on YouTube and ...

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GOOD DAY and Happy 96th Birthday to Helen Daywald of South Renovo; Happy Birthday to Christine (Martin) Miller, of Chatham Village, McElhattan... Happy Birthday to Logan Christopher Meinke, of Mill Hall...Happy Birthday to Charlotte Allison, 95, of Marsh Creek. Happy Anniversary to ...

EMT course offered at Penn College

WILLIAMSPORT —An Emergency Medical Technician course, beginning the week of Jan. 19 and running through early May, will be offered at four locations by Workforce Development at Pennsylvania College of Technology. The course meets the National Emergency Medical Services Educational Standards ...

Jaycees Radio Auction Saturday

LOCK HAVEN — It’s time for the 50th annual Jaycees Radio Auction. The auction, normally held in March was delayed due to the coronavirus, and is now scheduled for this Saturday, Oct. 17, from 8 a.m. to noon. The auction will be held on WBPZ 1230 am and 96.9 fm WBPZ radio.com Due to ...

Woolrich scouts clean up BE State Park

PHOTO PROVIDED Scouts from Woolrich Troop 66 helped at Bald Eagle State Park with the Fall Cleanup this past Saturday. The Scouts cleaned the Lower Greene Run and the Upper Greene Run within the park. The scouts filled four trash bags in four hours. Also while picking trash up, one of the ...

Old Photo Album: They’re on patrol!

EXPRESS ARCHIVES Pictured are the Robb School Patrol Boys and Girls in the 1950s or 1960s. They are, front row from left, George Myers, Donna Glenn, Judy Oberheim, Anna Mae Smith, Margaret Woreldorf, Joan Clark, Barbara Guerrio and Margaret Marchiori. Second row, Patricia Stover, Louise Egli, ...

Prothontary’s office processing passport applications

LOCK HAVEN — By appointment only, the Clinton County Prothonotary Office is once again open for the processing of passport applications. Having been closed due to COVID-19, the office will now be open on an appointment-only basis. Appointments can be made between 10 a.m. through 2 p.m.on ...

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GOOD DAY and Happy Birthday to Sharon Doebler. Happy Anniversary to Heather and Joe Moore Jr. of Orviston, 2 years on Oct. 12. Word of the Day Mortsafe — A heavy iron cage placed over the grave of a newly deceased person during the 19th century in order to deter body snatchers ...