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  1. Salvation Army, SHOP 'n SAVE holding Paper Kettle Campaign to provide funding for campersRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 19 | Spirit

    The Salvation Army's kettle drive is going on, and it's not even Christmas. They are actually paper kettles that you can purchase if you give a donation to help send a child to camp.

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  2. PCS auction to be held SaturdayRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Spirit

    The Punxsutawney Christian School will be holding its 17th annual Spring Auction on Saturday. Administrator Lori Galbraith says that the school gymnasium will be full of goodies that were donated by local area businesses and families.

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  3. PAHS Athletics Change: Baseball moved to PunxsyRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Spirit

    Due to field conditions, the varsity baseball game originally scheduled for 4:30 p.m. in Brookville has been moved to a 3 p.m. start and will be played in Punxsutawney.

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  4. PACF hosts Week of Giving check presentationRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 17 | Spirit

    On Tuesday, the Punxsutawney Area Community Foundation held a check presentation for the non-profits that participated in the Week of Giving in March.

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  5. Bed bug discovered in PAMS classroomRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 17 | Spirit

    In a release issued through the school district's website and addressed to middle school parents and guardians, Punxsutawney Area Middle School principal Travis Monroe announced that a single bed bug had been discovered in a fourth-grade classroom at the school. "Bed bugs are a nuisance, but they are not known to spread disease," Monroe said.

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  6. American Legion Auxiliary honors essay contest winnersRead the original story

    Monday Apr 16 | Spirit

    The John Jacob Fisher Unit 62 American Legion Auxiliary sponsored an essay contest for students in the Punxsutawney area. The essay question was: "What can I personally do to promote Americanism in my school or community?" The essay contest was for students in grades 3 through 12 and special needs students.

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  7. Chucks cruise past CrusadersRead the original story

    Friday Apr 13 | Spirit

    The Chucks scored five runs in the first two innings, then added five more in the sixth to earn a 10-0 mercy-rule victory over Elk County Catholic on Friday evening in Punxsutawney.

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  8. Punxsy library receives PA Forward bronze starRead the original story

    Friday Apr 13 | Spirit

    The folks at the Punxsutawney Memorial Library have put in an out-of-this-world effort and achieved bronze star status in the PA Library Association's PA Forward STAR Library program. The program focuses on libraries providing members of their communities with information regarding basic, informational, civic and social, health and financial literacy with a goal to improve the lives of their patrons and their families.

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  9. 2018 Variety Show ready to deliver 'good times' to PAHSRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 10 | Spirit

    The emcees for the 2018 Punxsutawney Area High School Variety Show are pictured riding in a pretend Jeep.

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  10. The end of the road? Parkview students carry out annual shoebox building projectRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 10 | Spirit

    In what could be the last hurrah, students in Cheri Barenchik's second-grade class at Parkview Elementary School once again created a visual of downtown Punxsutawney out of shoeboxes. Pictured behind the shoeboxes are the students who created them Mitchell Bartlebaugh, Ella Burke, Dominic Burkley, Madison Dickey, Brayden Elbel, Trenton Elliott, Aime Ferringer, Ryleigh Ford, Teeg Hetrick, Breonah Johnston, Tayah Leasure, Ian Leseman, : Tristan McLaughlin, Christopher Patterson, Kolbi Pennington, Brayden Riggie, Abby Rollan, Owen Shirey, Cheyenne Smith, Elsy Wazelle and Matt Weaver.

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  11. Medsger to continue football career at WestminsterRead the original story

    Monday Apr 9 | Spirit

    On Monday morning, in the halls of Punxsutawney Area High School, senior Carl Medsger was joined by his parents and members of the PAHS administration as he committed to continue his football career at the collegiate level at Westminster College.

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  12. Punxsutawney Memorial Library making the most of its Small Libraries...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 6 | Spirit

    The Punxsutawney Area Memorial Library has recently seen some changes. Library Director Jessica Church and the rest of the library staff have been busy updating the library as a result of the Small Libraries Create Smart Spaces grant project.

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  13. Under new direction, Fait Funeral Home cuts ribbonRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 4 | Spirit

    On Wednesday, a ribbon cutting ceremony was held by the Punxsutawney Area Chamber of Commerce for the reopening of the Richard L. Funeral Home, located at 117 North Jefferson St., Punxsutawney, under the direction of John Kelly, the new supervisor. 1 comment

  14. PAH marks Doctors' Day with annual breakfastRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 29 | Spirit

    On Thursday, Punxsutawney Area Hospital celebrated its physicians in honor of National Doctors' Day, which is today, by treating them to breakfast. Pictured are Dr. Stephen Griebel, vice president of the PAH medical staff; Dr. Clark Simpson, president of the PAH medical staff; : Dr. Mazen Hasan, treasurer of the PAH medical staff; Daniel D. Blough, PAH CEO; and Dr. Jon Johnston, chairman of the PAH Board of Directors.

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  15. Fun-filled fight for Phil after wanted poster postedRead the original story

    Friday Mar 23 | Spirit

    Pictured are Jefferson County Sheriff Carl Gotwald, Butch Prushnok A.J. Dereume and Patrick Osikowicz holding a press conference on Friday in front of the Jefferson County Courthouse in Brookville after the Monroe County Sheriff's Office challenged Phil on a weather-based charge. At the fun-natured event, the local representatives made it clear that Phil was just doing his job - reporting the weather - and that any complaints about winter storms should be directed toward Mother Nature.

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  16. First United Methodist Church cantata this weekendRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2018 | Spirit

    The First United Methodist Church of Punxsutawney will hold its annual Cantata on March 23 and 24 at 7 p.m. and March 25 at 10:45 a.m. This year's cantata will be "Redeemed by the Blood of the Lamb" and is under the direction of Doug Temchulla. The Church is located at 301 West Mahoning Street in Punxsutawney, and all are welcome to attend.

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  17. Forty-one cats removed from Punxsy homeRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2018 | Spirit

    Forty-one feral cats were rescued from a home on Pine Street in Punxsutawney on Tuesday, in response to complaints from neighbors regarding the odor coming from the home. Debbie McAndrew, Jefferson County humane police officer, stated that in January, she received a complaint about cats living in unclean living conditions at that location.

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  18. Police involved in standoff on Lipp RoadRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2018 | Spirit

    Pictured are firefighters from Punxsutawney Central Fire Department detouring traffic around Lipp Road, where Punxsutawney-based Pennsylvania State Police were involved in a standoff with an area resident at 2:30 p.m. on Thursday in Bell Township.

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  19. Craft show benefits Brookville respondersRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2018 | Spirit

    On Monday evening, Tammy Miller presented the Brookville Police Department and the Brookville Volunteer Fire Department with checks for $1,207.83 following a craft show fundraiser for the departments held over the weekend. At Tuesday's Borough Council meeting, Miller and her daughter, Abby Tosh were presented with plaques from the police department as a token of appreciation for their commitment to the community.

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  20. Chamber honors former presidents, VP at mixerRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2018 | Spirit

    Three former Punxsutawney Area Chamber of Commerce members - two past presidents and one past vice president - were honored at Tuesday's chamber mixer.

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