2014-03-20 / Correspondents' Notes


By Kate Berkstresser

According to weather reports, we could still have some more snow.

Hustontown Area Volunteer Fire Co. held its 46th annual firemen’s banquet on Saturday evening. It was good to see a lot of folks attending, and the ladies served a very good meal. Berley Souders was emcee for the evening. Congratulations to Skyler DeShong on receiving the Fireman of the Year award.

Happy birthday wishes to Linda Englert on March 23.

Congratulations to the Forbes Road boys basketball team on a winning season. They ended the season in the “Sweet 16,” losing in the second round of state playoffs to number-one-seeded Lincoln Park last Tuesday.

Household Hint: Saw blade cultivator. You can make a good garden cultivator with a piece of band saw blade. Cut a piece of blade about 12 inches long. Drill holes at each end and bend thebladeintoaUshape.Fasten to a handle of your choice.

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