Applause, Applause!

Each Saturday, The Express community newspaper highlights people, groups and activities our readers deem worthy of applause.

I would like to send out a great big THANK YOU to my family, friends, total strangers and businesses who donated to Ryan’s Paving Project at the Friendship Community Center in Beech Creek. Due to the virus scare I had to cancel several of my fund raising efforts, but once the scare is over I will raise money to complete my senior project. I would also like to thank everyone who donated money to my project in memory of my “Aunt” Ethel “Sis” Heverly. Aunt Ethel was very happy that I was doing this for the center. Sadly God called her home before I could get it finished. Even though she is not here, I know she is watching over us and I will make her proud as I complete my paving project.

— Ryan Young

On Sunday, March 15, Liberty-Curtin PTO hosted our Ninth Annual Family Bingo at the Beech Creek-Blanchard Social Hall. We would like to take this opportunity to THANK our monetary sponsors of this event: Uni-Mart Beech Creek, Corey M. Watkins Trucking, Sugar Run Wellness-Nicole Fye, Stocker Chevrolet & Subaru, Liberty-Curtin faculty & staff, Doug & Sherri Daniels, McCall’s Quality Auto Repair, Your Building Centers, Centre Concrete Co., Lepley’s Karate Studio, Bald Eagle Coatings, Tactical Gas Services, Roy Struble Trucking, Coca Cola Co. (Milesburg Plant), Charles & Sandy Dotterer, Hendershot’s Heating and Cooling Solutions. We also want to thank those who donated products, gift certificates or goods and services: Lowes, Wal-Mart, Texas Roadhouse, The Bus Stops Here, Delgrosso’s Park- Laguna Splash, Weis Markets, Dunkin Donuts, Roxy Movie Theatre, Susquehanna Trailways, Bill’s Happy Camper, UEC Movies, Lions Pride, Beech Creek Hotel, Clinton Lanes, Designer’s Denn State College, Williamsport Escapes, Lanning Music, Mill Hall Pharmacy, Cool Beans Coffee Shop, Maresa Irvin Usborne Books, O Nail Spa, Unkle Joe’s Woodshed, Subway, Robin Hood Brewery, Sheetz, Seven Mountains Winery, Community Arts Center, Pittsburgh Zoo, Ultimate End Hair Design, Kenny Bittner, Branding Brothers, Jacque Martin, Jersey Mikes, Millbrook Playhouse, Dutch Apple Theatre, Hublersburg Inn, Fulton Theatre, Pizza Mia Lock Haven, Clyde Peelings Reptiland, Eisenhouer Auditorium, Sheri Dreibelbis Yellow House Oils, Sam’s Club, Tractor Supply Co., KNB Inflatables, Chick-Fil-A, Kate Brownson, Michelle Marasco, and Hope 4 Hayze (the Smith Family). Finally, we thank the following people for donating food, supplies and for volunteering their time and effort: Pepsi Co., Lawana Moore, Pam Bridgens, Gretchen Zellers, Duane Kleckner, Diann Lehman, Susan Vinup, Nicki Watkins, Josh & Krystal Shade, Bonnie Owens, Kathy Shope, Jamie Day Kim Myers, Randy Payton, Jodi Hockenberry, Kristen Myers, Tera Confer, Karen Shadle, Bobbi Small, Abbie Parker, Tina Shawley, Carrie Boone, Susan Askey, Nicole Cox, Megan Lose, Suzanne Rainey, Shelia Barrett, Jeff Miller, Jaime Strunk, Will Strunk, Bobbie McGhee, Prella Smith, Shannon McCloskey, Valerie Coakley, Polly Donahay, Traci Watkins, Nicole Boob, Michelle Hendershot, Nellie Lucas, Teri Allen, Carol Coakley, Joe Lehman, Jen Wilson, Gabe Coakley, Karen Falls and Penny Strunk.

A HUGE THANKS to the parents, students and teachers of Liberty-Curtin Elementary for helping to create the awesome Chinese Auction Baskets. This fundraising event was a huge success. We sincerely appreciate your generosity and kindness to our school. Thanks again for your support!

— The Liberty-Curtin PTO


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