He received a certificate of merit signed by the five County Commissioners along with a Character Counts! designed T-shirt. His family, school and hometown are very proud of Justin!
Pancake breakfast set for Saturday
Rehoboth United Methodist Church is hosting an all-you- can-eat pancake breakfast Saturday from 7 to 11 a.m.
The church is at 30 E. Salisbury St. Tickets cost $5.50 for adults and $3.50 for children 11 and younger.
The menu consists of pancakes, eggs, sausage links, sausage gravy, puddin', coffee and juice. Call the church at 301-223-9554 for more information
Ruritan plans breakfast event
The Downsville Ruritan will host an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast Saturday from 7 to 11 a.m. at the Downsville Ruritan Community Center (near the square).
Breakfast include pancakes, Hoffman sausage, puddin', sausage gravy, scrambled eggs, coffee, orange juice and milk. Tickets cost $5.50 for adults and $3.50 for children 6 to 12. Children younger than 5 eat free. All proceeds benefit Ruritan community projects.
March Madness fundraiser planned
A March Madness fundraiser bonanza sponsored by the Lions Club of Williamsport will be Saturday at Williamsport American Legion Post 202.
Doors open at 5 p.m. and dinner will be served at 6 p.m.
There will be cash drawings - every 10th ticket wins $20; 50th ticket wins $50; 100th ticket wins $100. Grand Prize is $500. Ticket No. 001 will be auctioned. Only 150 tickets will be sold. Tickets cost $20 per person. You must be 21 years of age or older to purchase tickets.
Lions Club plans golf outing
Get your golf team together and sign up for the Williamsport Lions Club's 15th annual golf tournament to be held Thursday, April 24, at Black Rock Golf Course.
It will feature a shotgun start with tee-off at 9 a.m. The cost is $65 per player or $260 per team and is a best-ball format. A buffet meal is included. For more information, contact Scott Shipe 301-790-7912 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Proceeds will go to support the Hospital Equipment Loaner Program, youth projects, scholarships, eye exams, glasses, hearing aid programs, provide 70 family Christmas food baskets and Toys for the Needy.
Sharing St. Patrick's Day birthdays are Juliette Bragunier, who turns 2 years old, our son, JL Knode, Fran Machen, Doris Davis, Dottie Miller and Joshua Grove. Emily Crabtree is also celebrating her 44th birthday on March 17.
Others enjoying birthdays this week are Samantha Raidt, Kory Harp, Emily Alexander, Carly Hanna, Bonnie Thomas, Nancy Rouzer, Teresa Koons, Craig Dofflemyer, Anthony Grove, Gary Seal, Darren Showe, Brian Dreisbach, Amber Foor, Anna Catherine Grove, Shannon Keeney, Shelley Miller, Doris Olson, Juanita Rager, Joe Porterfield, Thomas Bailey, Donald Koons, Iva Hickey, Sally Stoner, Doris Davis.
Happy birthday and may you all enjoy this special Irish blessing: "May the Road rise to meet you; may the wind be always at your back; may the sun shine warm upon your face; the rain fall soft upon your fields, and until we meet again - may God hold you in the palm of His hand."
Also, Betty and Willis Kitchen are celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary Monday.
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My granddaughter, Madison, is teaching me text messaging. She developed a total program of text and meanings and a multiple choice test. I hope I pass; she is tough on grading! g2g4ncu (got to go for now see you) "Around Williamsport"!