In observance of New Yearâ€™s Eve, The Spirit office will be closing at 3 p.m. today.
The office will be closed New Yearâ€™s Day, and there will be no paper.
Regular office hours will resume at 8 a.m. Wednesday.
We wish all of our readers a Happy New Year.
(Editorâ€™s note: Each year, the editorial staff at The Spirit dives into the stacks from the past yearâ€™s papers to bring you a Year In Review, highlighting some of the biggest news stories to take place over the year. Today, news reporter Larry McGuire brings you the top news stories from the months of October, November and December.)
â€˘ The Punxsutawney Spirit held Appreciation Day on Saturday at the S.S.C.D. auditorium to give a big thank-you to the community. The fun-filled day included the 3rd Annual Punxsyâ€™s Got Talent show
and a pumpkin-decorating contest.