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  1. Lions Club readying for annual 'White Cane Day'Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | Spirit

    It's "White Cane Day" this Saturday, as members of the Punxsutawney Lions Club will be stationed in front of the Central Fire Department in Punxsutawney raising money for their free eyeglass program from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Pictured standing by the one of the used eyeglasses collection boxes are Rick Fye, Punxsy Lions Club member; Dan Ritchie, Punxsy Lions Club eyeglass chair; and Dan Finn, Punxsy Lions Club member.

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  2. Pahs Athletics CancellationsRead the original story

    Monday Sep 17 | Spirit

    Mother Nature won out this afternoon, as the majority of the Punxsutawney Area High School athletics events have been postponed due to rain in the forecast. The junior high soccer and JV football games that were scheduled for Punxsy have been postponed, as have road games for girls' golf, girls' tennis and boys' soccer.

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  3. Jack Hart Field officially dedicatedRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 15 | Spirit

    Members of Coach John "Jack" Hart's family, friends and former players met at the Punxsutawney Country Club on Friday prior to the Jack Hart Field Ceremony to remember and reminisce about Coach Hart.

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  4. DuBois sweeps Tuesday sports action at PunxsyRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Spirit

    DuBois Area High School has long been a rival to the Punxsutawney Area sports programs, and on Tuesday, the Lady Beavers came to town for a double-header of sorts, with an afternoon soccer game and an evening volleyball match representing Punxsy's first home events in each sport. In the soccer game, DuBois' potent offensive attack kept the Punxsy defense busy, and keeper Brianna Thomas made a number of impressive saves.

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  5. Phil granted seven more years of life at elixir ceremonyRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 9 | Spirit

    Not even the rainy weather could stop Punxsutawney Phil from receiving the Elixir of Life from the Punxsutawney Groundhog Club Inner Circle at the 120th Annual Groundhog Picnic, which will provide him another seven years of life. "We got Phil out for the 120th Groundhog Picnic, and he was full of energy and enjoyed the elixir," said Punxsutawney Groundhog President Bill Deeley.

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  6. Chucks claim victory in Route 36 matchRead the original story

    Friday Sep 7 | Spirit

    The Punxsy Chucks reclaimed the Route 36 trophy with their 23-21 win over the Brookville Raiders in the closing minutes of the rivalry game Friday night. The team is seen here celebrating with their prize.

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  7. Eye in the sky: Airport Awareness Day aheadRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 5 | Spirit

    This is what the Weather Capital of the World looks like this from the air. Pictured from a single-engine plane piloted by Dave Beatty, Punxsutawney Airport Authority, as Spirit reporter Larry McGuire joined in flying downtown Punxsutawney, with Mahoning Towers in the middle of the picture.

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  8. Boys' soccer kicks fall sports calendar into full gearRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 4 | Spirit

    The fall sports schedule can be hectic at Punxsutawney Area High School - though not many days will be busier than Tuesday was. Punxsy had a total of 11 different teams in action on the day, with the home slate highlighting the boys' soccer and girls' tennis teams.

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  9. Foundation for IUP gifts three buildings in downtown Punxsy to IUPRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 4 | Spirit

    The Foundation for Indiana University of Pennsylvania has gifted three buildings in downtown Punxsutawney to Indiana University of Pennsylvania, according to a release issued on Tuesday. The buildings include the Fairman Centre, located at the corner of West Mahoning Street and South Findley Street; the adjoining Agape property at 105 West Mahoning Street; and the adjoining Miller property at 115, 117 and 119 West Mahoning St. As funding becomes available, the two buildings beside the Fairman Centre will be razed to permit new construction.

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  10. Punxsutawney Area Coal Memorial dedicates new tilesRead the original story

    Monday Sep 3 | Spirit

    The Punxsutawney Area Historical and Genealogical Society Coal Memorial Committee added 23 new names to the Punxsutawney Area Coal Memorial on Sunday at the Society's annual pre-Labor Day recognition and unveiling ceremony. Bob Lott narrated a program chronicling the history of the impact that the coal industry had on healthcare services in Punxsutawney.

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  11. It's official: Wehrle Way now honors Punxsy's former mayorRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 30 | Spirit

    Pictured are a group of friends and colleagues who gathered to cut the ribbon for the renaming of the No. 8 Road in Punxsutawney as Wehrle Way, honoring the late former Mayor James P. "Snake" Wehrle on Thursday.

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  12. Rotary honors new members, regognizes Grube as Rotarian of the YearRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 30 | Spirit

    The Rotary Club of Punxsutawney's newest members were honored by Secretary Doug Chambers at Wednesday night's meeting. Pictured are Laura Deet, Chambers and James R. Davis.

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  13. Trio of wrecks keeps responders busy over weekendRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 26 | Spirit

    The Punxsutawney Fire Department had a busy weekend responding to three separate accidents. This silver Subaru struck a Ford F-150 pickup truck in the intersection on Route 119, Young Township, at 2:25 p.m. on Saturday.

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  14. Corn Cob Club continues longstanding traditionRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 22 | Spirit

    It's a 150-year-old tradition - the meeting of the Punxsutawney Corn Cob Club was once again held at Bill Deeley's farm in North Mahoning Township, Indiana County, on Wednesday. Pictured are the corn cobbers as their meal was being prepared.

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  15. Eagles make contribution to Special OlympicsRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2018 | Spirit

    The Punxsutawney Eagles Aerie No. 1231 raised $7,500 for Special Olympics this year, and that donation was recently presented to representatives of Special Olympics.

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  16. Borough police charge behavioral health specialist with assaultRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2018 | Spirit

    On Aug. 3, Punxsutawney Borough Police received a report of a child being physically assaulted on Grace Way in the Punxsutawney Borough, according to a release issued by Chief Matt Conrad on Thursday morning. Police then conducted an investigation and said they discovered that a nine-year-old autistic child had been struck, shaken and subjected to physical contact by a behavioral health specialist based out of DuBois.

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  17. Fun roars on at the Ag & Youth FairRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2018 | Spirit

    The Sykesville Ag and Youth fair continued on Wednesday with something for everyone. Opening up the evening festivities was Bruno Blaszak's Royal Bengal Tiger Show, as Bruno, a third-generation tiger trainer, taught the audience all about his tigers, which hail from different parts of the world, and let them show off their tricks, which Sasha can be seen doing here.

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  18. Punxsy Borough Police host National Night OutRead the original story

    Aug 8, 2018 | Spirit

    It was a busy night of fingerprinting during the National Night Out , presented by the Punxsutawney Borough Police in Barclay Square. Pictured is Officer William Clement fingerprinting Alexis Pennington, which will be kept as a permanent record if it should ever be needed.

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  19. Friends of the Library ready for scavenger huntRead the original story

    Aug 6, 2018 | Spirit

    The Punxsutawney Friends of the Library will be holding a Literacy Scavenger Hunt this Wednesday, from 5 to 8 p.m., with a rain date scheduled for Aug. 9. Families will have a chance to scour the town for letters, numbers and anything else that helps promote early literacy skills.

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  20. Van Dyke & Co. to join Magical World of Dancing HorsesRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2018 | Spirit

    The Van Dyke & Co. dancers will be performing in the Magical World of Dancing Horses being held Aug. 24 and 25 at the Beaver Run Equestrian Theatre in Punxsutawney.

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