The following meetings and events will be taking place in Punxsutawney and the surrounding area's this week:
Monday—Jeff Tech meeting at 6 p.m.;
Tuesday—Who's on the Scene First at the Punxsutawney Area Historical and Genealogical Society at 7 p.m.;
PUNXSUTAWNEY — Over the course of the past year, Pennsylvania State troopers assigned to Troop C have been conducting investigations into illegal drug distribution in the DuBois, Brockway, Brookville, Clarion, Punxsutawney and Ridgway areas.
Punxsutawney firefighters kept a house located at 124 Ridge Ave., Punxsutawney, that was struck by lightning, from suffering serious damages, at 11:37 p.m. on Monday night. The residents escaped without injury and were able to return to the house after firefighters ventilated the structure.
The following meetings and events will be taking place this week in Punxsutawney and the surrounding areas:
Monday—The Punxsutawney Memorial Library Summer Reading Program kicks-off; Superhero Summer School Program kicks-off;
According to Tracy Zents, Jefferson County Emergency Services director, a tornado may have touched down at 6:45 p.m. on Friday in Big Run. Video footage and photos of the storm were submitted to the National Weather Service, which will soon make a determination.
June is Men's Health Month and the month to wear blue for men. Wear BLUE was created by Men's Health Network to raise awareness about how important it is for men to take care of their health by getting annual check-ups. Dr.
In this throwback photo from 10 years ago this week, cast members from "The Secret Garden" rehearse one of the dramatic moments in the Theatre Arts Guild's production of the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical. The show was staged between June 24 and July 2 at the PAHS auditorium.
The Career Women's Club of Punxsutawney has named local resident Roberta Dinsmore 2014-15 Woman of the Year. Dinsmore is well-known in the Punxsutawney Community both professionally and personally. She is also a contributing writer for The Punxsutawney Spirit newspaper.
The school year may be over but the fun that comes with learning doesn't have to end. The Superhero Summer School program is headed this way, and along with it, tons of fun. The program will run from June 15 to July 23. For more detail's pick-up today's edition of The Spirit.