Archive - May 16, 2014
Everything is coming up tulips and daffodils, as Punxsutawney Junior Girl Scout Troop No. 20328 offered a helping hand last fall to the Punxsutawney Garden Club in planting bulbs at the Margiotti Bridge garden.
The garden was chosen as the May Garden of the Month.
Pictured (from left) are Libby Hoover, Margiotti Bridge Garden chair; Susan Lefcowitz, committee member; Meredith Brooks, Riley Franklin, Emma
Brotherton, and Elizabeth Tracy, Girl Scout Junior Troop No. 20328; Elizabeth Penland, committee member; and Tracy Fleming, Junior Girl Scout Troop No. 20328 leader.
Sixth-grade students at the Punxsutawney Area Middle School (PAMS) are pictured during a week-long slate of anti-bullying and anti-drugs programs called "Band Against Bullying and Drugs," which is shown on their T-shirts.
Members of the Key Club and Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) at Punxsutawney Area High School (PAHS) spoke with students from PAMS about alternatives to drug use.
Agnes L. Perry, 81, of Punxsutawney, passed away Friday, May 16, 2014, at Mahoning Riverside Manor.
Mrs. Perry was born July 22, 1932, in Punxsutawney, a daughter of the late Walter T. Smouse, Sr. and Agnes (Rankin) Smouse.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, Richard C. Perry.
Agnes was a member of the Albion United Methodist Church.
She and her husband, Richard, were the founders of Perry Drilling Co. of Frostburg.
She loved gardening and having Sunday dinner with her family.