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Have you registered for the Scenic Road Race yet?

Local news

It’s another week closer. But there’s still plenty of time to register for the first ever Scenic Road Race in the area or volunteer to help with the 5th Annual Rally for Recovery on Aug. 17. Advocates for a Drug Free Tomorrow and West Branch Drug and Alcohol Abuse Commission will be ...

Alec Miller plans blood drive as senior project

Community

LOCK HAVEN — Alec Miller, a senior at Central Mountain High School, will be hosting a blood drive for the American Red Cross as his senior project. The event will be held from 1 to 6 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 9, at the Red Eye Center in Flemington. Anyone who would like to donate at this blood ...

The first step for starting a small business

Business

LOCK HAVEN –Have you always had a dream to start your own business but didn’t know where to start? A workshop on Friday, July 26, will help aspiring entrepreneurs to begin the process of successful business ownership including evaluating business ideas, developing a business plan, and ...

Vacation Bible School

Religion

LOCK HAVEN — The following area churches will be hosting vacation bible school in the month of June. ∫ Pine Run United Methodist Church, 1719 Pine Run Rd., Linden, will be hosting their program each Wednesday from July 17 until Aug. 7 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. A free light supper will also be ...

Environmental Programs at Little Pine and Hyner Run State Parks

Outdoors

WATERVILLE — For the weekend of July 26 - 28, there will be programs at both Little Pine and Hyner Run State Parks. The programs on Friday and Sunday will be at Little Pine State Park, and Saturday’s programs will be at Hyner Run State Park. Friday evening at 8 p.m. will be the ...

Rogers Stadium construction falls behind schedule

Local news

BELLEFONTE — With the start of high school football season a little over a month away, construction continues daily at Bellefonte Area High School’s Rogers Stadium. At a recent board meeting, construction manager Dave Stezin gave the school board an update on construction progress at the ...

Sentencings in Clinton County

Police, court and fires

LOCK HAVEN — The information in Courthouse Roundup is obtained from public records. It is policy of The Express that this information will not be withheld from publication. ∫ Joshua J. Ardner, charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, fined $100 and placed on probation for six ...

Geisinger may bring $200 million to area in 2020

Community

By DEREK DANNEKER For The Express WILLIAMSPORT — The Lycoming County commissioners approved the Geisinger Authority’s application to distribute tax-exempt bonds Thursday. The hospital could bring up to $200 million to the area, said officials. “In addition to providing healthcare, ...

Local Church Briefs

Religion

Backpack giveaway LAMAR —Lamar United Methodist Church is having a backpack giveaway for school age children on Saturday, Aug. 10, from 10 a.m. to Noon at the Lamar Methodist Church annex. All children are welcome to come and pick up a backpack with school supplies inside. Chicken ...

In the parks

Outdoors

Ole Bull State Park ∫ Thursday, July 25, at 9:30 a.m., there will be a “Bounty of Beetles DiscoverE Program.” This is a DiscoverE Program for children ages 6-12 (Outdoor Explorers, Penns’ Adventurers). Join the naturalist for a look into the life cycle and distinct characteristics of ...

Keystone Central’s chances of landing NFL grant ‘very slim’

Local news

MILL HALL — Central Mountain High School’s Malinak Stadium is going to need new turf — but don’t expect an NFL Foundation Grassroots Program grant to help pay for it. Following Thursday night’s voting session, Keystone Central School District superintendent Jacquelyn Martin said ...

Courthouse Roundup

Police, court and fires

MARRIAGE LICENSES ∫ Ronald W. Coleman Jr., of Lock Haven, and Balinda M. Kesig, Lock Haven, on July 16. ∫ Marcina J. Newman, of Lock Haven, to Steve W. Probst, of Lock Haven, on July 16. DIVORCES No divorces were recorded. DEEDS RECORDED ∫ Jason D. Cameron, James B. Cameron and ...

Old Photo Album: Piper Museum staff

Community

EXPRESS ARCHIVES Pictured is former board member for the Piper Museum Madelyn Blesh, left, and Green Thumbworker at Piper Museum Doris Kilmer, right, back in 1991. Doris worked as a relief nurse as Piper for six years and was William T. Piper’s special nurse during one of his hospital stays ...

Our Communities are Called to Worship

Religion

American Evangelical Christian Churches CHARLTON Charlton Chapel Dr. Bryon Reynolds, pastor Worship 8:30 a.m. Assembly of God JERSEY SHORE AREA Main Street, Antes Fort Dave Bremigin, pastor Sunday School 9:45 a.m. Worship 10:30 a.m. MILL HALL Echo Hope Assembly 320 ...

Proceedings from district judges

Police, court and fires

LOCK HAVEN — The following court proceedings were held before district judges. ∫ Gordon William Aungst, of Derby, Ct., charged with driving under the influence-first offense, failure to keep right and disregard traffic lane, waived for court. ∫ Aziz Ibn Rasheed Bell, of Tobyhanna, ...

PennDOT announces work schedule

Community

MILL HALL — The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation Clinton County Maintenance announced the following work schedule for the week of July 22 to July 26, weather permitting. ∫ Sign repairs — Route 0080, various routes. ∫ Pipe flushing — Route 0477, Route 2008, Route ...

State System, APSCUF continue contract negotiations

Community

HARRISBURG —Leadership from Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education and the Association of Pennsylvania State College and University Faculties returned this week to discuss a new contract through Interest-based bargaining. Bargaining sessions were held Wednesday and Thursday at ...