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Archive - Jul 12, 2013

Jefferson County Fair returns Sunday

July 12, 2013

• Sunday, July 14
— 10 a.m. Deadline for arrival of 4-H and voc. market animals

— 12 p.m. Deadline for sheep and swine entries

— 12 to 3:30 p.m. Rabbit entries

— 1 to 5 p.m. Poultry judging and cooping

— 1 to 6 p.m. General exhibit entries received (including 4-H general entries and Project Books)

— 1:30 p.m. Opening ceremonies with emcee Karen Uplinger, speaker Pastor Leon Blose from Pleasant Valley Methodist and music arranged by Lee Grace Foulkrod of Sykesville

— 2:30 p.m. Queen and Junior Queen competitions (no princess or junior princess competitions this year)

Fresh off renovations, Miller Brothers Furniture re-opens with ribbon cutting

July 12, 2013

Following some renovations, Miller Brothers Furniture in downtown Punxsutawney reopened with a ribbon cutting ceremony hosted by the Punxsutawney Area Chamber of Commerce on Friday morning. Some of the changes include new products and a “pottery barn” look.

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

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