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TODAY — Indoor Yard Sale, Flemington Church of Christ, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Food, along with homemade pies, will be available for purchase. —Clinton County’s Got Talent, 7 p.m. Central Mountain High School Auditorium. Admission price is $7.Proceeds from the event benefit Central ...

Rutter’s opens its doors in Bellefonte

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BELLEFONTE — There’s a new gas station in town, Bellefonte. Rutter’s opened its doors at 731 Rishel Hill Road in Benner Township at 6 a.m. Wednesday. By 8 a.m., the store was buzzing with activity. Customers pumped gas, grabbed ready-made breakfast sandwiches and poured coffee. If day ...

Police news – Feb. 20

Police, court and fires

Vehicle hits buggy LOGANTON — Erica T. Baney, 24, of Loganton, was charged with careless driving after she struck a horse drawn buggy from behind with her 2016 Jeep Cherokee along North Mill Street on Feb. 5, state police at Lamar said. Baney was traveling south on the roadway near the ...

Grange Fair queen competes at state convention

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PHOTO PROVIDED The 2019/2020 Centre County Grange Encampment and Fair Queen Morgan Bair are shown with several members of the Grange Fair Committee after Bair completed against 50 other fair queens at the 2020 Pennsylvania State Association of County Fairs Convention held in January. Bair ...

CCAC starts off new year by welcoming LHU

Arts and Culture

LOCK HAVEN — The Clinton County Arts Council kicked off its first 2020 exhibition with a show celebrating the artwork of local Lock Haven University students and professors. LHU art professors Philip Huber, Kathryn Anderson, Vance McCoy and Ray Heffner all had work on display, each ...

Bellefonte Council talks new meters

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BELLEFONTE — If you’re used to parking for free in downtown Bellefonte after 5 p.m., you’ll want to enjoy it while it lasts. At Tuesday night’s Bellefonte Borough Council meeting, council discussed — at length — a change that will take effect soon. As soon as the new parking meter ...

JS grad honored at national convention for research

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WILLIAMSPORT — Lycoming College chemistry major Lydia Yorks ‘20 of Jersey Shore, Pa., received a John F. Conn Award at the Gamma Sigma Epsilon (GSE) Biennial Convention, held Nov 8-10, 2019 in North Carolina. She earned the award for her research poster, “NMR Studies of Ruthenium ...

Airport flights to become Charlotte-bound

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WILLIAMSPORT — New airline service is coming to the Williamsport Regional Airport. Starting Aug. 18, American Airlines has pledged to begin service to Charlotte, N.C., an elated Richard C. Howell, airport executive director, announced Wednesday. But the improved service by American ...

Old Photo Album: Passing the torch

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EXPRESS ARCHIVES Past Lock Haven City Mayor Diann Steumpfle, second from left, hands a lit torch to Lock Haven City Police Officer Karen Dutrow during some sort of ceremony outside of City Hall. To Steumpfle’s left is Lock Haven Police Chief Joseph Sanders. To Dutrow’s left is Sergeant ...

Sandusky prosecutor and former Penn State lawyer disciplined

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By MARK SCOLFORO Associated Press HARRISBURG — A lawyer who led the child molestation investigation and prosecution of former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky lost his law license for a year Wednesday over his handling of a grand jury witness in the case, the ...

Calendar of Events

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TODAY — The Howard United Methodist church will sponsor a community soup sale on Feb. 20, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m at 144 West Main St., Howard. Eat in or take out. Cost is $6 for lunch or quarts of soup. — Fresh homemade donut sale, Trinity United Methodist Church, 1407 Allegheny St., ...

Harrisburg diocese seeks bankruptcy after abuse deals

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By MARK SCOLFORO Associated Press HARRISBURG — The Roman Catholic Diocese of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, filed for bankruptcy Wednesday, six months after disclosing it had paid millions of dollars to people sexually abused as children by its clerics. The diocese joins at least 20 others ...

Around the Town

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GOOD DAY and Happy Birthday to Gary Jones, James Crays, Ashley Rockey and Holly Meinke, of Mill Hall Quote of the Day “A poem begins in delight and ends in wisdom.” — Robert Frost Word of the Day Diligent — Characterized by steady, earnest, and energetic effort : ...

Events Planner

Arts and Culture

­­­­TOP SHOWS FEB. 23 - Broadway: Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story 3 p.m., Community Arts Center, 220 W. Fourth St., Williamsport www.caclive.com FEB. 26 TO MARCH 1 - LHU Players presents “The Glass Menagerie” 7:30 p.m., Feb. 26 through Feb. 29, with 2 p.m. show times on ...

Reel Time

Arts and Culture

MOVIE LISTINGS starting Friday Call ahead to check the times before you go. ­­­ROXY THEATRE East Main St., Lock Haven 570-748-ROXY www.roxymovies.com CALL OF THE WILD (PG) — 7:00 9:00 Fri/ 2:00 7:00 9:00 Sat/ 2:00 7:00 Sun/ 7:00 Mon-Thurs THE GENTLEMEN (R) — 7:00 9:15 Fri/ ...