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Ross Library plans Annual Book Sale

LOCK HAVEN — Annie Halenbake Ross Library’s annual book sale will be held Sept. 16-19. Come rain or shine, they’ll be selling everything from historical nonfiction to Amish romance and DVDs, and everything in between on their covered patio. Before the sale, however, they need the ...

Local Briefs

Card Sign-Up Month at the Ross Library LOCK HAVEN — September is Library Card Sign-Up Month, and also the Ross Library’s annual book sale, which will be held from Sept.16 to 19. All patrons are invited to come to the library and buy books, and new patrons are encouraged to sign up for a ...

Cancellations

— The Young-Swartz family reunion has been canceled for this month. The reunion will be held next year. — Covenant Caf, an Early Stage Alzheimer’s Activity Group, has been canceled for Aug. 4 and Aug. 18. For more information call Fran Decker, Group Coordinator at 570-748-4302. ...

A final farewell to ‘Mick’ Kibler

It was a “heck of a show for a heck of a guy,” one of those who came out to pay tribute to retired Lock Haven City Police Officer and Detective Michael “Mick” Kibler said, as he stood among a crowd of family and friends Sunday afternoon at Triangle Park. Dozens of motorcycles led a ...

Tarr makes his final journey on Renovo firetruck

It was an emotional Saturday morning throughout the Renovo community as family, friends and volunteer emergency responders from western Clinton County said goodbye to Dan Tarr. Dan joined Citizens Hose Company Station #28 as a 13-year-old and remained a dedicated member for 23 years, right up ...

Old Photo Album: Old Home Week

Pictured is an Old Home Week Parade marching down Erie Avenue to welcome home the boys from World War II. The picture was taken from the Walk Bridge across from the shops. Thank you Western Clinton County Historian Charlie Barnum for sharing this photo with our readers!

Summer Activity Calendar

Aug. 1-31 Piper Museum Coloring Contest — for grades K-5. Coloring sheets will be posted on the Piper Museum Facebook page and can also be picked up at the museum. Entries can be dropped off or emailed to pipermuseum@comcast.net Story contest for grades 6-12.Write a story about the ...

Cancellations

— The Greenaway Reunion scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 25 is canceled. The next reunion will be at Quiggleville Community Hall on Saturday, Aug. 28, 2021. — Stayner Family Reunion planned for Aug. 16 has been canceled. — The 64th Forrest and Lottie Stover Reunion, scheduled at the ...

Back in Business

The following businesses, churches and organizations have let The Express know their status as the green phase reopening continues. If you’d like to add your business or agency to the list, send it to lmuthler@lockhaven.com. — The Nittany Valley Charge United Church of Christ will begin ...

Community Services

Editor’s Note: If your organization is no longer participating in the food programs listed below, please call The Express and let us know so we can remove that information. Contact Lana Muthler at 570-748-6791 or lmuthler@lockhaven.com. Thank you. St. Paul’s Food Pantry open Aug. 12 and ...

Around the Town

GOOD DAY and Happy Birthday to Mallori and Gage Heverly, both of Howard. Happy Belated Birthday to Owen Neimond, who celebrated Aug. 2. Quote of the Day “The first step toward success is taken when you refuse to be captive of the environment in which you first find yourself.” — ...

Hidden Treasures

McELHATTAN — “I wanted to do something that would have an impact on the community,” Jacob Clausen said when asked how he chose his senior project. And an impact it has had. Hundreds of people have taken to the widely popular “Creekside Trail,” in Wayne Township on any given day. ...

Dogwood Circle honors 28-year club member

Garden Club honored 28-year member Hazel Myers with a certificate of appreciation and an Honorary Life Membership. For the past 20 years Hazel has been chair of the club’s Planting Committee which plans and plants the flower gardens at the Soldiers and Sailors Monument and the triangle across ...

Penn College grad ‘designs’ a success story at Google

WILLIAMSPORT — Like many in his generation, Matthew M. Staub relied on a portable CD player to enjoy music during his teen years. Unlike most, Staub’s Discman did more than blast tunes. It helped boost his passion for electronics. Today, Staub puts that passion to work for a worldwide ...

Old Photo Album: Learning to swim

A group of moms and their children practice swimming techniques in the Lock Haven YMCA pool. Some seem thrilled to take part in the program while others cling to their mamas, a little afraid of the cold waters.

Back in Business

The following businesses, churches and organizations have let The Express know their status as the green phase reopening continues. If you’d like to add your business or agency to the list, send it to lmuthler@lockhaven.com. — The Nittany Valley Charge United Church of Christ will begin ...

Community Services

(Editor’s Note: If your organization is no longer participating in the food programs listed below, please call The Express and let us know so we can remove that information. Contact Lana Muthler at 570-748-6791 or lmuthler@lockhaven.com. Thank you.) St. Paul’s Food Pantry open Aug. 12 ...

Cancellations

— The Greenaway Reunion scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 25 is canceled. The next reunion will be at Quiggleville Community Hall on Saturday, Aug. 28, 2021. — Stayner Family Reunion planned for Aug. 16 has been canceled. — The 64th Forrest and Lottie Stover Reunion, scheduled at the ...

Around the Town

HAPPY 69th BIRTHDAY Connie Packer — I love you, Popeye More Birthday Wishes Happy Birthday to Mike Miller of Mill Hall, Dennis Somerville and Ryan Conklin. Quote of the Day “Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.” — Robert Louis ...

Howard Happenings

LIONS CLUB NEWS Howard Area Lions Club will have their Food Bank distribution on Aug. 3 for the residents of Centre County and on Aug. 17 for those residents who live in the Beech Creek area of Clinton County. Food bank hours are from 1-4 p.m. at the former Beech Creek Elementary School. ...