Fun Fact For The Week: It was estimated that there were over 25,000 events which took place last weekend to honor those who perished on September 11, 2001. We will always remember.
Pet Peeve For The Week: The beginning of the end of our garden.
The Jessica Ann Hicks Bike Road Race and Family Fun Day Festival will be held Saturday, September 18 at Van Rensselar Park in Picture Rocks from 9 a.m. 4 p.m. Registration for the race is 8:30-10 a.m. Lots of fun for everyone.
Members of Picture Rocks Senior Citizens will meet at Picture rocks Park on Sunday, September 19 at 4 p.m. for a hot dog roast and picnic. Bring tableware and a dish to pass. A meeting will follow.
Bob Webster will be doing a program on the local history of Hughesville at the East Lycoming Historical Society on Sept. 20 at 7:30 p.m.
The YMCA winter league swim team registration will be held on October 6 and 7 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Eastern Lycoming YMCA Community Room.
Congratulations to the Hughesville Spartans on their big victory over Troy last Friday night. This week’s game is away at Lewisburg and begins at 7 p.m. Pack up your blankets and travel down to Lewisburg to support your hometown team!
Happy Birthday wishes to: Nathan Stein, Lester Vandine and Zack Strickland Sept. 8; Abigail Staman, Laura Snyder and Larry Smith Sept. 9; Ethan Burns, Ruth Wentzel, Steve Temple and Cortney Zook Sept. 10; Katie Blair, Andrew Miller, Drew Pulsifer and Robin Harman Sept. 11; Brooke Lowe, Crystal Falk and Gary Strickland Sept. 12; Joshua Hill, H. Ray Spotts, Jay Snyder, Melva Smith and Laura Jodry Sept. 13; Nadine Turnbow, Gabrielle Staman, Amanda Sheets, Missy Rogers and Mary Ellen Bitler Sept. 14; Matt Dill, Madi Dill, Heather Jones and Darcy Ryder Sept. 16; Debbie (McKee) White and Tinecia Repard Sept. 17; Joe Sheehan, Katie Vandine and Patrick Hager Sept. 18; Emily Aderhold, Sara Aderhold, Donald Bartlow, Erich Doebler, Sara Jane Patterson, John M. Stiger, Ken Sheets and Florence Knopp Sept. 19; Jessica Liuzza Sept. 20; Shannon (McConnell) Barlett, Seth Foresman and Gary Vandine Sept. 21.
Happy Anniversary to: Erich & Desiree (Hock) Doebler, Tom & Nancy Price Sept. 8; Paul & Sally Bower Sept. 10; Tom & Beth Coates Sept. 11; David & Ham (Holt) Aunkst, Matthew & Beth (Zablocky) Bittenbender Sept. 12; Shawn & Joan Ayers Sept. 13; Glen & Lucy Temple Sept. 14; Mike & Nancy (Fought) Sullivan and Brady & June Lowe Sept. 15; Jim & Christie (Odell) Foresman Sept. 16; Ron & Penny (Forse) Barto Sept. 16; Gary & Ann Vandine and Bob & Lisa Brown Sept. 17; Kevin & Brenda Strickland Sept. 18; George & Pauline (Ritter) Montgomery and Jon & Emilie (Barto) Kuntz Sept. 19; the wonderful Jason & Mary Pat (Bower) Burns, Scott & Arla (Walters) Appleman and Brett & Kelli (Womelsdorf) Holmes, Mike & Sandy Fry and Rodney & Ina Phillips Sept. 20.
Remember; take the high road because the low road’s so crowded.