The Daily Press Punxsutawney Spirit | AP iAtom feed Copyright The Daily Press 2014-08-27T23:13:20-04:00 Department gets boost from local group!2014-08-27T23:13:20-04:002014-08-27T23:13:20-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritPunxsutawney, PANo author availableFire Department gets boost from local group!Punxsutawney district is back to school!2014-08-26T22:48:56-04:002014-08-26T22:48:56-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritStudents from West End Elementary School are pictured boarding the bus on their way home.Punxsutawney, PANo author availablePunxsy district is back to school!Punxsutawney welcomes new director2014-08-26T22:46:59-04:002014-08-26T22:46:59-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritRead all about Lasher in Wednesday's edition of The Spirit.Punxsutawney, PANo author availableLibrary welcomes new directorPunxsutawney afternoon for local emergency responders2014-08-25T23:10:57-04:002014-08-25T23:10:57-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritRead the full story in Tuesday's edition of The Spirit, and see more photos in our Photo Gallery Punxsutawney, PANo author availableBusy afternoon for local emergency respondersPunxsutawney (vacation) is over!2014-08-25T23:04:08-04:002014-08-25T23:04:08-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritPictured are some of the students heading home after a long but eventful first day. Punxsutawney, PANo author availableSummer (vacation) is over!Punxsutawney homeroom assignments2014-08-25T19:03:56-04:002014-08-25T19:03:56-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritSeniors:• 111, Mrs. Green, A-Cam;• 114, Mr. Young, Car-Fen;• 115, Mrs. Pack, Fer-Hi;• 120, Mrs. Williams, Ho-Ma;• 122, Mrs. Cesario, Mc-P;• 124, Mr. Hockenberry, R-Sta;• 126, Mrs. Weaver, Ste-Z.Juniors:• 130, Mr. Long, A-Coo;• 131, Mrs. Lainey, Cou-G;• 132, Mrs. Burkett, H-Li;• 133, Mr. Eddy, Lo-Pa;• 134, Mrs. Smith, Pe-Ste;• 241, Mrs. Young, Sti-Z.Sophomores:• 224, Mr. Ambler, A-Ce;• 225, Ms. Miller, Co-F;• 226, Mr. Bishop, G-J;• 231, Mr. McHenry, K-Me;• 234, Mr. Heigley, Mi-R;• 235, Mr. Montgomery, S-T;• 236, Mr. Hayden, V-Z.Freshmen:• 215, Ms. Burkett, A-De;• 218, Mr. Grusky, Di-Hac;• 219, Mr. Shenkle, Han-L;• 220, Mr. Conrad, M-Per;• 221, Ms. Good, Pet-Sm;• 223, Mr. Dickey, Sn-Z.Eighth Grade:• 202, Ms. Carapucci, A-Br;• 203, Mr. Gill, Bu-Ge;• 206, Mr. Moore, Gi-In;• 209, Mrs. Shepard, Is-Mil;• 210, Mrs. Giavedoni, Min-Ra;• 211, Mrs. Hutton, Re-Sta;• 212, Mr. Hospodar, Ste-Z.Punxsutawney, PANo author availablePAHS homeroom assignmentsPunxsutawney 119 Travel Advisory2014-08-25T14:45:27-04:002014-08-25T14:45:27-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney Spirit The road is expected to reopen later today.Punxsutawney, PANo author availableRoute 119 Travel AdvisoryPunxsutawney avoids major damage in Thursday storm2014-08-24T23:08:58-04:002014-08-24T22:29:25-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritPictured is a cloud formation near the East End of Punxsutawney that attempted to form funnel clouds with rotation, but to no avail.Read the full story in Monday's Spirit.Punxsutawney, PANo author availableCounty avoids major damage in Thursday stormPunxsutawney RIO CLOSES COMMUNITY DAYS2014-08-24T23:08:58-04:002014-08-24T22:22:22-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritPunxsutawney, PANo author availableDIAMOND RIO CLOSES COMMUNITY DAYSPunxsutawney Back When2014-08-24T23:08:58-04:002014-08-24T22:14:28-04:00Copyright 2010 Punxsutawney SpiritLocal IntelligenceAugust 29, 1888Everhart's Trial PostponedThe Trial of John Everhart for complicity in the Lickingville murder, which has been in progress in the Clarion county court for several days, came to an abrupt termination last Saturday when the judge was informed by a physician that one of the jurors was sick. The juror was accordingly discharged and the case continued until November. There were sixty witnesses for the prosecution. Some apparently strong evidence was brought out against Everhart during the trial, and he betrayed unmistakable signs of relief when the postponement of the trial was announced. The Boy and the Pistol A little son of Mrs. Vandevort of Brookville who is visiting near Clayville, met with quite a serious accident Wednesday. The boy was playing with a revolver when the weapon exploded, the contents entering the palm of his left hand, blowing nearly one-half of the fleshy part away. He was six years of age. Dr. Hamilton dressed the wound. Crushed to DeathSamuel Moore, of Rochester Mills, met with a fatal accident last Friday, while working in the woods in McKean county. While engaged in skidding, a large log rolled down upon him with tremendous impetus, crushing his body and breaking his neck. He was brought home on Saturday and buried on the following Sunday. He was a middle aged man, and leaves a wife and family. Claims DuBois Patent DamThis morning's Pittsburgh Dispatch says: "There was a hearing before Master Shannon yesterday morning in the equity suit of Arthur Kirk vs John E. DuBois for damages for use of a dam of which Mr. Kirk claims to be the patentee. Mr. DuBois was the only witness examined, and his testimony was on the construction and location of the dam and the number of dams used. After listening to the one witness the hearing was adjourned until September 7 at 10 a.m."— The game of baseball between Punxsutawney and Brookville last Friday, on the grounds of the latter, resulted in a victory for Brookville by a score of 9 to 6. The defeat of the Punxsy boys was due to their dodgasted luck in knocking easy flies all the time. They pasted the ball between the eyes as often as they desired, but it would invariably fly right square to some one who was standing with open arms to receive it. 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