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Weather Discovery Center presents to Punxsy School Board

October 23, 2013

PUNXSUTAWNEY — With the changes in the weather of late, it is only fitting that the Punxsutawney Weather Discovery Center gave a presentation about its program at the Punxsutawney Area School Board meeting on Wednesday.

Jim Cassidy, chairman of the board for the Weather Discovery Center, thanked the school board for the opportunity to talk to their board from his.

What’s cookin’? Why, it’s a culinary fundraiser for the PACC projector!

October 23, 2013

PUNXSUTAWNEY — The IUP Culinary students are cooking up a fundraiser this weekend that will benefit the Punxsutawney Area Community Center (PACC) digital projector fund.

Martha Jo Rupert, chef instructor at IUP Culinary School, said the school encourages its students to be active in the community by raising funds for a specific cause.

"That gives them the opportunity to understand that it’s not just about what you're doing; it's about everyone around you," she said.

For the rest of the story, see Thursday's print edition of The Spirit.

Boys' soccer prepares for playoff showdown with Clearfield

October 23, 2013

PUNXSUTAWNEY — On Monday night, the Punxsy boys' soccer team traveled to Clearfield to battle the Bison in its regular season finale.

The Bison left the game with a 2-1 victory, which had no significance when it came to the standings.

If the same thing happens tonight, well, the Chucks go home without a rematch.

Yup, that's right, Punxsy fans.

It's officially playoff time for fall sports, and the boys' soccer team kicks it off with its District IX first-round game against Clearfield.

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