Good Old Days
News items of timely interest from The WYALUSING ROCKET and reprinted as they were in Nov. 19, 1981 issue.
The Factory Outlet, a new business in Black Walnut opened this past weekend. It features the area’s largest selection of hurricane lamps. The owners are Gene DeMuro and Shelly Adelstein.
Pvt. Kevin Gates, son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Gates of Mehoopany, graduated from basic training at Ft. McClellan, AL.
Brett Tewksbury and Frank Carr placed fifth in the regional welding competition.
WVHS Juniors have chosen members of the class for the upcoming prom court. They are Brenda Neuber, Wanda Dransfield, Jeryl Johnson, Patty Henry, Kim Learn, Annette Bender, Judy Schneider, Telysa Johnson, Wendy Edsell, Christa Johnson, Terri Repsher, Jim Couch, Robert Korfmann, Brian Jennings, Bobby Wulff, Neil Gallagher, Carlos Navarro, Kevin Smith, Philip Blemle, Kevin Mahoney, Fred Storey and David Hitchcock.
Nearly 300 residents showed up at the Meshoppen Casino on Saturday night to honor recently-retired fire chief and community leader, George Thomas.