Mulberry Square announced its 2012 Groundhog King and Queen Tuesday: Macklin Snyder (seated, left) was crowned the king, and Rose Goyette was crowned the queen. They were also heralded by â€śPhilâ€™s Dancers,â€ť the Inner Circle, and Mulberry administration. They are (back, from left): â€śSnowburstâ€ť Sierra Milton; â€śTropicalâ€ť Tori Martin; â€śMistyâ€ť Marisa Stockdale; â€śSolarâ€ť Samantha Winebark; Ron Ploucha holding Punxsy Phil; Mulberry Administrator Karen Brown; Jason â€śBig Chillâ€ť Grusky; â€śKatastropheâ€ť Keaton Mohney; â€śSunshineâ€ť Shaina Reddinger; â€śCelsiusâ€ť Calena Spearing; and â€śEvaporationâ€ť Emily Smith.
â€˘ 3 to 8 p.m. â€” The 18th Annual Groundhog Day Souvenir Sale. Pantall Hotel, 135 E. Mahoning St. Everything groundhog made by 20 local artists.
â€˘ Ongoing events â€” Worldwide Adventures of Phil, Phind Phil, Cookie Decorating, Philâ€™s Friends in Barclay Square.
â€˘ 9 a.m. to midnight â€” Punxsutawney Philâ€™s Souvenir Shop, 102 W. Mahoning St. Everything groundhog and Punxsutawney Phil! Official souvenirs sold here.
â€˘ 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. â€” 2012 Groundhog Day Art Show. Punxsutawney Art Association Inc., 401 W. Mahoning St.; Punxsutawney Historical Societyâ€™s Lattimer House.
PUNXSUTAWNEY â€” Monday, State Rep. Sam Smith (R-66) announced he will run for re-election to Pennsylvaniaâ€™s House of Representatives this year.
â€śIt is a privilege to serve the hardworking men, women and families of the 66th Legislative district in the state legislature,â€ť Smith said.