2010-03-11 / Correspondents' Notes


By Kate Berkstresser

This weekend presented us with beautiful weather to get out and enjoy. Remember to turn clocks ahead one hour on Saturday night.

A large crowd attended the Parsons sale on Saturday at the auction building on Rt. 522.

Our sympathy is extended to the family and relatives of Cam Mellott, who passed away recently. Also to the family and relatives of Sheldon DeShong who passed away on Sunday morning.

Grace Heefner, Esta Colledge and Chuck Hoover visited with Gwendolyn Aurand at Lewistown Hospital on Saturday.

Harvey and Pat Berkstresser and Kate Berkstresser visited in the home of Matt and Bronwyn Mundorff and family at Bedford on Sunday.

Belated happy birthday to Bronwyn Mundorf, who had a birthday on March 1; Shannon Dunkle and Craig Newman on March 6; and Rob Hockensmith and Sherry Shade on March 7.

Hustontown Volunteer Fire Co. will sponsor a regular shooting match on Saturday, March 13, at 1:00 p.m. The firemen will appreciate any and all help and support. The fire company banquet will be March 13 at 6:00 p.m.

The fire company will also sponsor a food auction on Friday, March 12, at 6:00 p.m. Kitchen opens at 5:00 p.m. Frozen foods, snacks, miscellaneous foods will be auctioned off.

Hustontown Fire Co. is booking banquets, birthday parties, etc., at the firehall. To make reservations call Shirley Tice at 717-987-3913.

Keep our military in Iraq and Afghanistan in your prayers for a safe return from their service.

Household hint: Cleaning – Club soda cleans and shines kitchen appliances. Use Worcestershire sauce to clean and shine copper bottom pans or any copper items.

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