Skip to main content

Archive - Jul 5, 2013

Lingenfelter fans 15 as Punxsy completes sweep

July 5, 2013

Punxsy 11- and 12-year-old All-Star Kylee Lingenfelter delivers a pitch during Punxsy's 5-0 win over Corry Wednesday night in Saegertown at the Section I Tournament. Friday, Lingenfelter fanned 15 in a re-match against Corry in the championship game. Punxsy came out on top, 8-0, and earned a trip to States.

For a full re-cap, see Saturday's edition of The Spirit.

CONGRATS TO CATCH 2012-2013 GRADUATES

July 5, 2013

CATCH (Cyber And Traditional Christian Homeschoolers) students ended the year with a celebration to honor 2012-2013 graduates.

The ceremony was held on the evening of May 31 at the Jefferson Street Social Center.

The invocation was offered by Dale Wood.

A very insightful and inspirational commencement address was delivered by Bruce Dickey.

He quoted Proverbs 3:5,6: “Trust in The Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will direct your path.”

Today’s Groundhog Festival Schedule

July 5, 2013

PUNXSUTAWNEY — The schedule of events for today’s Groundhog Festival includes the following:

• 9 to 10 a.m. — Registration for 4th Annual Children’s Pedal Tractor Pull Sponsored by London Farm Supplies in Barclay Square;

• 10 to 11 a.m. — Children’s Pedal Tractor Pull — Tractors supplied by sponsor. Prizes for winners in age groups 4 & 5, 6 & 7, 8 & 9;

• 9 to 11:30 a.m. — Registration for Burrow Thunder at
Eagles;

• Noon — Burrow Thunder Motorcycle Ride Starts;

• 10:30 a.m. to noon — Dennie Huber – Balloons;

• 12:30 to 1 p.m. — Dennie Huber – Magic;

Punxsy First UMC kicks off VBS this Sunday

July 5, 2013

Julie Hall (left) and Brenda Esposito are pictured with puppet Godwin Merrifeather, who performs with Telly Ticket as part of the First United Methodist Church in Punxsutawney's annual Vacation Bible School (VBS) beginning at 6 p.m. Sunday at the church.

Anyone who needs more information can call the church office at 938-7500.

The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW Post No. 2076) presented the top three winners of the SS.C.D. School essay contest...
(Editor’s note: This piece is one in a series of “Familiar Faces Friday” features to be written by Spirit reporter...
PUNXSUTAWNEY — Punxsutawney Area Hospital has welcomed a new face as its general surgeon to its Medical Arts Building...
While it may be spring, the winter weather isn't ready to leave. Because of a mix of snow, cold...
The Chucks will take on the Uniontown Red Raiders tonight at DuBois Area Middle School for its...
After having its Senior Night delayed multiple times, the Punxsy wrestling team will hit the mat...

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes