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Acting out: PAHS Seniors in full swing with Variety Show dress rehearsals under way

April 9, 2013

PUNXSUTAWNEY — Are you ready for some fudge?

Yup, it's that time again — time for the annual PAHS Variety Show to be held at 7 p.m. from Thursday through Saturday at the high school auditorium, with a portion of the proceeds to go toward the Margaret C. Boles Foundation.

Austin Sabatucci, assistant executive director, said the theme this year is "It's Our Time."

"We have a lot of diverse skits this year; they're very original, especially after talking to the advisors," Sabatucci said, adding that the show will be very funny and will appeal to a broad audience this year.

Dr. Alveda King speaks about civil rights and abortion at Clarion University

April 9, 2013

CLARION — Clarion University's Mary L. Seifert Cultural Series — "Realities of Race" — continued on Monday with a presentation of "The True Meaning of the Dream" by Dr. Alveda King.

The series, according to Clarion University's website, "was established to provide the Clarion University community with cultural experiences that inspire learning through thoughtful discussions."

And King knows a thing or two about cultural experiences, being the niece of famous civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Police: Bullet breaks window of Rose Township business

April 9, 2013

ROSE TOWNSHIP — Punxsutawney-based Pennsylvania State Police are investigating the discharge of a firearm into an occupied structure.

At 9 a.m. Tuesday, police said, actor(s) discharged a pistol from the Allegheny Boulevard area of the Brookville Borough.

The bullet ricocheted, broke a window and damaged the window screen at EarthWorx, located along Route 36.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 938-0510.

Arthur “Dutch” Kline, Jr., 82

April 9, 2013

Arthur “Dutch” Kline, Jr., 82, of Knox Dale, died Monday, April 8, 2013 at Brookside Manor.

He was born Feb. 26, 1931, in Yatesboro, a son of the late Arthur and Minnie (Allenbaugh) Kline, Sr.

He was a graduate of Reynoldsville High School.

Dutch worked at Jackson China in the Quality Control department for 30 years.

He also had worked at Reynoldsville Casket Company for seven years.

He was a simple man that loved summertime and enjoyed walking in the outdoors with his dog, Tonya.

Surviving relatives include a sister, Geraldine Vanwhy of Punxsutawney;

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