Archive - Dec 20, 2013
Jesse DeChurch, (from left) local musician; Denny Fetterman, president of the Punxsutawney Eagles; and Matt Taladay are pictured holding a milk can for the annual "Milk Can Jam," which will be held on Sunday at the Punxsy Eagles.
BIG RUN â€” For many, the Christmas season is a time of giving and receiving presents, but some feel as if the real meaning of Christmas is sometimes forgotten.
The nativity scene is open from 6 to 8 p.m.
The total for the 2013 Make-A-Wish Light Up a Child's Life Campaign came in at over $86,000, with more donations coming in, as the organization wrapped up its broadcast live from Miller Brothers Furniture in Punxsutawney on Friday afternoon.
Pictured at the event are (front, from left) Tiffany Bennett, Josh Golembiowski and Ty Caylor, Wish Kids; (back) Faith Wirick, Wish Kid; and Pam Miller and Lindsey Herzing of Make-A-Wish.
Virginia June Wells, 78, of Hilliard, Fla., formerly of Punxsutawney, passed away Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013, in Hilliard.
Mrs. Wells was born July 31, 1935, in Punxsutawney, a daughter of the late Raymond Sidney Manners and Violet (Burkett) Pyles.
She was married to James Dale Wells of Hilliard. He survives.
She was a member of the Gateway to Life Church of Hilliard.