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Musical ‘Charlie Brown’ Coming to Town

June 14, 2013

PUNXSUTAWNEY — The beloved characters of Charles M. Schulz's world-famous "Peanuts" comic strip come to life on stage as the Punxsutawney Theatre Arts Guild presents "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown," the revised version of the 1967 classic Broadway musical.

Show time is 7:30 p.m. Wednesday through next Saturday, at the auditorium of the Punxsutawney Area Middle School. Tickets will be sold at the door.

Music and lyrics of this award-winning family show are by Clark M. Gesner, with additional dialogue by Michael Mayer and additional music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa.

Big Run commemorates Flag Day

June 14, 2013

Colonel Francis Romeo (left) delivers a short speech on the American flag, held by charter member of the Jefferson County Honor Guard E7 QMC/SS Gerald Triponey, at a program held in recognition of Flag Day and the
“birthday” of the United States Army Friday in Big Run.

Read the full story in Saturday's edition of The Spirit.

Don’t let ‘the one’ get away: Bass season now underway

June 14, 2013

Friday, these young anglers were fishing for trout at Cloe Lake in Bell Township and even caught one.

Today, they are now permitted to catch bass, as that particular season started at midnight.

Pictured (from left) are Harper Cameron (in front), Dylan Bender, Joey DiPietro and Aiden Cameron.

Read more about bass season in today's edition of The Spirit

PCS marks milestones for Class of 2013, Class of 2025

June 14, 2013

The Punxsutawney Christian School said “Congratulations” to the PCS Class of 2013 and Class of 2025 recently.

The graduating seniors and kindergarten students recently participated in ceremonies marking these major milestones in their lives and the start of their next chapters.

Those associated with PCS would like to give their best wishes and prayers to these students as they continue on their life journeys.

For information on enrolling a student (grades K-12) at PCS, call the school office at 938-2295 for more information.

Dolly Lou Snyder, 82

June 14, 2013

Dolly Lou Snyder, 82, of Coolspring, formerly of Georgia, passed away Friday, June 14, 2013, at Punxsutawney Area Hospital.

Mrs. Snyder was born Jan. 16, 1931, in Coolspring, a daughter of the late Wilbert T. Burkett and Pearle E. (Best) Burkett.

She was preceded in death by her husbands, Robert "Bear" Lingenfelter and Vernon C. Snyder.

She was a member of the Coolspring United Methodist Church.

Dolly was a much-loved mother and grandmother and is missed by all who knew her.

She is survived by two sons, Robert Lingenfelter and wife Karen of

Carol "Gagy" L. Dale, 85

June 14, 2013

Carol "Gagy" L. Dale, 85, of Elgin, S.C., died Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012, at Palmetto Heath Baptist Hospital.

She was born on Dec. 15, 1926, in DuBois, a daughter of the late Harold and Louise (English) Roper.

She was a lifetime member of the United Methodist Church.

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