2013-01-23 / Correspondents' Notes


By Kate Berkstresser

The weekend weather wasn’t too bad for January, even with a dusting of snow.

Our sympathy is extended to the family and relatives of Raymond Martz, who passed away Friday morning.

Happy birthday wishes to June Bennett, January 22; Herbert Berkstresser, January 22; Barbara Torcasco, January 23; Pamela Plant, January 24; Ryan Berkstresser, January 27; and Herbert A. Berkstresser on January 30.

Shooting matches, sponsored by Hustontown Fire Co., will be held Saturday, January 26, at 1 p.m. Shells will be furnished and prizes awarded.

Open stage at Hustontown Fire Co. Saturday, January 26, at 6 p. m. Kitchen opens at 5 p.m. Free admission. We hope you will come out and share your talent. Bring a friend along and enjoy the evening and support the fire company. They appreciate your support.

Visitors in the Kate Berkstresser home were Harold Berkstresser one day last week, and also June Bennett spent Monday in the same home.

Household Hint: Burned tongue. If you burn your tongue with a hot drink or food, a few grains of sugar sprinkled on the site can swiftly undo the misery. Icy cold water works too.

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