Applause, Applause!

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

When I lost a good job, she held me up. She gave me peace of mind to go find a new job. At the same time, she and her brothers and sisters were dealing with the loss of their mother. After that, I got sick and almost died. She stayed by my side … always. She works full time, she is the heart and soul of our family. Thank you, Debora Peters, for being my wife.

— Jerry Peters

The Flowers of Hope team would like to THANK Sallie Stoltzfus and everyone at East End Greenhouse for their help with Daffodil Days again this year. Their assistance made it possible for our team to raise thousands of dollars for the American Cancer Society to help those affected by cancer, and we are very grateful for their kindness and support.

— Flowers of Hope

Road Hawgs Inc. held the annual pool tournament to support the Infant Development Program on Feb. 10. We would like to THANK everyone for their continued support for this event. We were able to raise $1,000, which was presented on March 23. We will also be having our annual ride to support the fight against juvenile diabetes on Aug. 10.

–The Road Hawgs

The Mill Hall Kiwanis Club THANKS the sponsors of the 12th annual egg hunt at Mill Hall Park held on Saturday, March 24. The Easter egg hunt attracted approximately 500 children. The children gathered over 7,000 eggs with approximately $4,600 in prizes. This event was a huge success, thanks to the many volunteers, organizations and businesses that supported it with their time and contributions of money and prizes. These are Advance Auto, Alma Jane Counsil, Arby’s, Bald Eagle Beer Store, Beech Creek Hotel, R.C. Bowman, Inc., Brothers Pizza (Beech Creek), Brothers Pizza (Lamar), Burger King, Clinton County Community Dental Clinic, Complete Climate Control, Cottage Restaurant, Curt’s Smokin’ Ribs, Don’s Garage, Dollar General (Lamar), Dotterer Equipment, Dan Duck, Eagle Valley Bargains, First Citizens Bank, Flowers by Monica, Hairtique Too, Haywood’s on the Green, Homestead Pools, Jersey Shore State Bank (Mill Hall), Just for Gents, The Kar Lot, Kwik Fill, Little Caesars, Laubscher Pools, M&T Bank, Mann’s Garage, Martin Motors, McDonald’s (Lamar), McDonald’s (Lock Haven), Miller Brothers Auto Sales, Murray Motors, Mill Hall Pharmacy, No. 1 Nails, NAPA Auto Parts, Neese’s Repair Shop, Nittany Structures, Oasis Salon & Spa, 3PK LLC, Peters Marine Center, Phoenix Physical Therapy, Pizza Hut, R&M Gas & Oil Co., Rydon Corp., Sheetz, Snippers, Texas Roadhouse (State College), Unkel Joe’s Woodshed, The Valley Hotel, Variety Buffet, Walmart, Weavers Radiator & Auto Repair, Webb’s Super Gro, Weis Market (Mill Hall), and Dean K. Wetzler, Jr. Funeral Home. We also thank Central Mountain Middle School Builders Club, Easter Bunny Madison Courter, Clinton County Fair Queen Kennedey Courter, The Express, WBPZ, and Echo Hope Church for your help and interaction with the children, and Mill Hall Borough Council for the use of the park. Thank you, one and all. Your generosity brought smiles to many youngsters’ faces.

— The Mill Hall Kiwanis Club


If you would like to make a nomination for our weekly Saturday morning round of “Applause” for someone or some group for doing something special, send your nomination to the editor at www.lockhaven.com. You may contact us at The Express, P.O. Box 208, Lock Haven, Pa. 17745.