PUNXSUTAWNEY â The Lady Chucks this year seem to have a flair for the dramatic â especially one Lady Chuck, in particular.
After hitting a pair of buzzer-beating, game-winning shots in her senior campaign for basketball, Alex Magill played a key role in the Lady Chucks' 2-1 win over the St. Marys Lady Dutch Wednesday in St. Marys.
With two outs in the top of the seventh and a runner on third â fellow senior Tori MartinÂ â Magill successfully squeezed Martin home and reached first for just the third Punxsy hit of the game.
HARRISBURG âÂ The state House voted Wednesday 140-49 to cut its own ranks from 203 to 153, and to reduce the number of senators from 50 to 38.
âI believe that by reducing the size the House, it will make the legislative process more efficient, because members would communicate better and understand the other personâs problem,â said Speaker of the House Sam Smith (R-Jefferson/Armstrong/Indiana), who authored the bill. âAnd I think that will create better legislation at the end of the day.â
With 253 members, the Pennsylvania General Assembly is the second-largest in the country.
Just in time for Easter, Jeanne Curtis, Punxsyâs resident expert on the art of pysanky eggs, finally has her PT Cruiser eggs-actly the way she wants it, complete with pysanky egg decals placed on the body to match the eggs she is known for designing in the area.