December 15, 2011 RSS feed / Lifestyles

Terrytown

Elnora Potter

School sports off to a good start. Girls winning a tournament in basketball and the boys’ wrestling having a victory. Boys’ basketball losing by just a point, so they will improve as time goes on. Good luck to you all. More...

LACEYVILLE LIBRARY

New on our shelves are: “The Next Always” by Nora Roberts; “Secrets to the Grave” by Tami Hoag; “Ideal Man” by Julie Garwood; “The Silver Boat” by Luanne Rice; “Damage” by John Lescroat; &ld More...

Jester Hill

Jerome Grantham expressed his displeasure with his teenage daughter Eliza’s new boyfriend, Chad Elam. He was overheard telling her in Wong Foo’s Chinese Restaurant that Chad was never going to amount to anything. More...

Spring Hill

Brooke Hatton

The Spring Hill and Wyalusing Sunday Schools each had their Christmas programs on Sunday. The churches were full and the kids were excited to meet with Santa after they sang and read poems about the real meaning of Christmas. More...

Birthdays & Anniversaries

DECEMBER 18Lonnie Stethers, Sayre, PAEric Williams, Zachary, LARonald Knolles, Davis, OKTerry & Tammy Shaffer, Wyalusing, PARip VanWinkle, III, Lawton, PAJennifer Cole Sutton, Sayre, PAFrank Emory, Monroeton, PAGiavanna Lucia Rose, Athens, PAChar More...

Elk Lake Forensics Team Moves Forward

After taking a weekend off, the Elk Lake Forensic Team’s Varsity Lincoln-Douglas Debaters were back in top form at the LaSalle Forum Tournament at La Salle College HS in Wyndmoor. On Dec. More...

Evergreen

Florence Campbell 363-2496

Elaine Shirk spent last week at the home of her daughter, Lori Swanchek in Dalton. She got the girls off to school while daughter, Lori was on a business trip. More...

Camptown

Ginny Mathis

There was an abundance of Christmas spirit Monday at the church when the annual UMW Christmas friendship tea was being held. More...

Boy Scout Leaders Commissioned

In a recent ceremony, seven Boy Scout leaders were presented commissions to serve as Unit Commissioners in the Andaste District of the Five Rivers Council. More...

Tips on Drinking Alcohol During the Holiday Season

It’s that time of year when many of us will consume alcohol at holiday parties. When is it safe to get behind the wheel again? More...

Forkston

Monica Denison

Many in the area took in Christmas in Our Hometown festivities. They didn’t necessarily spot each other as events were well attended. Congratulations to Scott Severcool and Brittianni Reeves, who announced their engagement. More...

Get a Last-Minute Tax Deduction for 2011

Donate your unwanted car by Dec. 31 to Cars4Charities and you will get a year-end tax deduction of at least $500 on your itemized federal taxes. You’ll also help one of hundreds of respected charities at the same time. More...

STOP Team Holds Training Seminar

The Wyoming County STOP Coordinating Team, in conjunction with the Wyoming County District Attorney’s Office and the Victims Resource Center sponsored training for law enforcement and allied professionals on Dec. More...

Higher Education Savings Make Great Gifts

If you seek a truly meaningful gift this year for a special child on your list, Pennsylvania State Treasurer Rob McCord hopes you consider opening or contributing to a Pennsylvania 529 College Saving Program account. More...

Jenningsville

Barbara Smith

It is beginning to feel a little like winter has arrived. Maybe we will have a White Christmas. More...

Boys and Girls Clubs Seek Car Donations

With only a few weeks left in 2011, some people may consider donating a car to the Boys and Girls Club in time for the upcoming tax season. More...

BIRTHS

Homer

Greyson Homer was born on Nov. 17, 2011 at Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre, to very proud parents, Jeff and Kim Homer of Wyalusing. Greyson weighed in at 10 lbs., 10 oz. and was 22” long. He has a big sister, Hannah, at home. More...

Dimock

LeJune Ely

Ten days until Christmas. Hanukkah begins on Dec. 21. We wish you all a blessed celebration. More...

Laceyville

Lorraine Repsher

Christmas is just around the corner and there were many Christmas activities going on over the weekend. The Skinners Eddy United Methodist Church Sunday School held their Christmas program on Sunday morning during the worship service. More...

News from the Wyalusing Public Library

This coming Monday, Dec 19, is the day of the basket raffle. If you have not had the chance or want to add a few more tickets to our drawing, please stop in and do so. More...

Nimble

Bette Farr

Thursday, my daughter, Ginger Howell and I enjoyed lunch at the Wiser Choice restaurant in Laceyville. More...

Beaver Meadows

Marie Trible

Monday, Kathy Smith of Meshoppen, Sue Beitel of Transue, Donna Bennett and Jane McGee had lunch at Uno’s in Vestal. Brian Trible of Irish Hill visited his mom and dad Monday and Friday. More...

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