Archive - Jul 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.
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: â€śTrust 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.â€ť
PUNXSUTAWNEY â€”Â The schedule of events for todayâ€™s Groundhog Festival includes the following:
â€˘ 9 to 10 a.m. â€” Registration for 4th Annual Childrenâ€™s Pedal Tractor Pull Sponsored by London Farm Supplies in Barclay Square;
â€˘ 10 to 11 a.m. â€” Childrenâ€™s Pedal Tractor Pull â€” Tractors supplied by sponsor. Prizes for winners in age groups 4 & 5, 6 & 7, 8 & 9;
â€˘ 9 to 11:30 a.m. â€” Registration for Burrow Thunder at
â€˘ Noon â€” Burrow Thunder Motorcycle Ride Starts;
â€˘ 10:30 a.m. to noon â€” Dennie Huber â€“ Balloons;
â€˘ 12:30 to 1 p.m. â€” Dennie Huber â€“ Magic;
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.