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Express to publish on Thanksgiving; office will be closed

LOCK HAVEN — The Express office at 9 W. Main St. in downtown Lock Haven will close at 1 p.m. today, Thanksgiving Eve, though staff will be out front selling both The Express and Sun-Gazette’s Thanksgiving editions at curbside from 5 to 7 p.m. The Express office is closed Thanksgiving Day, ...

Daughter runs NYC Marathon in honor of her late father

(Editor’s Note: Readers of The Express will recall a story last June about Meridith Wentz’ journey to raise money in the fight against ALS in honor of her father, the late Jan Wentz, a Lock Haven native. The story below is a follow-up to that piece and describes Meridith’s experience in ...

Free turkey dinners on Thanksgiving

For those not planning the traditional turkey dinner at home on Thanksgiving Day, there are three local churches and the Bellefonte Knights of Columbus offering a free turkey dinner with all the trimmings to all who choose to attend. — Beech Creek Wesleyan Church will offer a Thanksgiving ...

Honor friends and family on Giving Tuesday with Ross Library

LOCK HAVEN — Are you looking for a one-of-a-kind way to honor living and deceased friends and family members this holiday season? Are you looking for a non-profit to benefit from your Giving Tuesday generosity? Annie Halenbake Ross Library provides the opportunity to honor loved ones ...

Old Photo Album: If you’re not falling, you’re not learning

One little boy from Jersey Shore is focused as he attempts to keep his balance on a hill in the borough one snowy day. We’re not sure who is pictured in this photo or when it was taken. Anyone with information is asked to contact Laura Jameson at ljameson@lockhaven.com or by calling 570-748-6791.

Around the Town

GOOD DAY to all the deer hunters as they prepare for the first opening Saturday rifle deer season this week. Do you really think the deer know the days of the week? Guess you’ll find out! Quote of the Day “The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the ...

Local Briefs

Santa’s Workshop Dec. 8 at CM Middle School MILL HALL — The Sixth Annual Santa’s Workshop featuring a Charlie Brown Christmas and Peanuts theme will take place on Sunday, Dec. 8, .between 1 and 4 p.m. at Central Mountain Middle School in Mill Hall. The Kiwanis Club of Bald Eagle ...

Calendar of Events

WEDNESDAY — Car Seat Safety Check will be held from 2-6 p.m. on Wednesday before Thanksgiving at Troy’s Philadelphia-Style Hoagies, 2932 Benner Pike, Bellefonte. Bring yoru child in their car seat and have nationally certified child passenger safety technicians evaluate your seat and ...

West Branch Susquehanna River trail gets official logo

LEWISBURG — The Susquehanna Greenway Partnership (SGP) has released an official logo for the Susquehanna River Water Trail - West Branch. The Susquehanna River Water Trail - West Branch is a designated Pennsylvania State Water Trail that runs 228 miles from Cherry Tree to Northumberland, ...

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GOOD DAY and Happy Birthday to Ann Myers of Lock Haven Word of the Day detritus —waste or debris of any kind. Quote of the Day “You’ve gotta dance like there’s nobody watching, love like you’ll never be hurt, sing like there’s nobody listening and live like it’s heaven ...

Pa. Lottery

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LHU alumnus, actor and producer to speak at LGBTQ Lavender Graduation

LOCK HAVEN— The Lock Haven University President’s Commission on LGBTQ Affairs has announced Vincent Miller will serve as keynote speaker for Lavender Graduation at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4 in the Parsons Union Building, room two, on the campus of LHU. Miller, who goes professionally by ...

Local pilot helps kids discover flight through Young Eagles Program

JERSEY SHORE — Edward Watson of Jersey Shore has now given more than 200 young people a free demonstration airplane ride as part of the EAA “Young Eagles” program, which is introducing a new generation to the world of flight. Watson is among the more than 50,000 volunteers around the ...

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Happy Birthday to Robert Saul of Woolrich (belated) ... Sharon Martin... Jacob Walters...Kevin Lucas Quote of the Day “A man can be as great as he wants to be. If you believe in yourself and have the courage, the determination, the dedication, the competitive drive and if you are ...

Local Briefs

Car seat safety check set BELLEFONTE — A car seat safety check will be held from 2 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 27 at Troy’s Philadelphia-Style Hoagies, 2932 Benner Pike in Bellefonte. Pennsylvania State Police urge parents to bring their child in their car seat to have a ...

Calendar of Events

TODAY — Santa, Church Bizarre, Home Made Soups and Baked Goods, Craft Show, Rummage Sale, Fresh Trees and Wreaths, “Croaked House” Tours, Grange Fair Queen, Millers Hoagies, Conklins Gun Shop, Fishers Market, “Two Sisters” Hand Painted Signs, Slates and Ornaments, Hand Sewn and ...

Old Photo Album: Celebrating the county’s 150th Birthday

EXPRESS ARCHIVES A group of community members part of the Sesquicentennial committee pose for a photo in 1989 before Clinton County’s 150th birthday. They are, from left, Susan Gay, Beth Seeber, Mike Hanna Jr., Pat Tyson, Diane Whittaker and Thomasine Barzon. Second row, Harold L. Brungard, ...

What’s happening in Howard?

By Tammy Coakley CRAFT SHOW New Hope Fellowship Church will offer a craft show and soup sale on Saturday, Nov. 23, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be a large variety of vendors there to offer many items including wreaths, Santas, hand-crafted items, gourd snowmen, farmhouse decor, painted ...

Luke Maneval is Lions’ Club Citizen of Month

JERSEY SHORE —The Jersey Shore Lions’ Club Citizen of the Month for November is Luke Maneval, son of Mary and Jay Maneval of Jersey Shore. Luke’s activities include the National Honor Society, Manufacturing Club, one year; Outdoor Club, two years; tennis,three years, and soccer and ...