Griebel gets her day — retroactively

Larry McGuire
Staff Writer

Punxsutawney Mayor Rich Alexander (second from left) presented a proclamation to Samantha Griebel, retroactively declaring April 16, 2016, her day in Punxsutawney. On that day, she won the Elks Hoop Shoot national championship. Pictured (from left) are Dr. Steve Griebel (Samantha's father); Alexander, Samantha, and Dr. Ericka Griebel (Samantha's mother).