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Archive - Mar 12, 2013

Middle school VB teams wrap up season vs. Curwensville

March 12, 2013

To see how the Lady Chucks did to wrap up their season play, pick up a copy of Wednesday's print edition of The Spirit.

County Commissioners proclaim the month of March as Dog License Awareness Month

March 12, 2013

BROOKVILLE — The Jefferson County commissioners proclaimed that the month of March 2013 is Dog License Awareness Month in the county at their meeting on Tuesday.

The proclamation came with a handful of special guests — Pennsylvania Secretary of Agriculture George D. Greig, State Dog Warden Jamie Carlson and President of PADogLicense.com Jason Abla, introduced to the commission by County Treasurer James "Moon" VanSteenberg.

Rotary Auction calling all bidders for this weekend

March 12, 2013

PUNXSUTAWNEY — It's Rotary Auction time in Punxsutawney, and once again, the public will have the chance to bid on a large variety of items beginning at 9:05 a.m. Saturday live on WPXZ 104.1 FM from BFG Manufacturing Services in the Punxsutawney Industrial Park.

"The auction has been a tradition in excess of 40 years and was the original idea of a great Punxsutawney Rotatrian, Charlie Ehrhardt, who owned WPME (WPXZ) Radio at the time and came up with a fun day of raising money for the community," said Tom Chelgren of the Punxsutawney Rotary Club.

Fox’s Scott Anthony keeps rolling, as he’s honored with Restaurant Neighbor Award

March 12, 2013

PITTSBURGH — When you’re good, you’re good, such is the case with Scott Anthony, owner of Fox’s Pizza Den in Punxsutawney, was awarded the Pennsylvania Restaurant and Lodging Association’s (PR&LA) Good Neighbor Award last Sunday at the Renaissance Pittsburgh Hotel.

2013 has been a busy year for Anthony. First, he was named 2012 Man of the Year at the Groundhog Banquet on Feb. 1; then the National Restaurant Association appointed him to the Pizza Industry Council; and now he was the recipient of the Restaurant Neighbor Award from the PR&LA.

Katie A. Fisher, 79

March 12, 2013

Katie A. Fisher, 79, of Luthersburg, died Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at home.

Mrs. Fisher was born April 25, 1933, in Apple Creek, Ohio, a daughter of the late Atlee and Susie (Wengerd) Byler.

She was married to Eli W. Fisher, who preceded her in death.

Pictured here are members of the Catholic Daughters of America — a group celebrating its 95th anniversary this year.
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