Day: March 12, 2016

Tremont seeks volunteer to run swimming pool



TREMONT – With spring right around the corner, Tremont borough council is losing no time advertising for life guards for the com- munity swimming pool which usually opens the beginning of June.

It was the spring of 2013 that resident Phil Kintzel volunteered to take chemi- cal application classes which eventually got him deeply involved with the running of the pool for the following two years. This year, however, Kintzel


Patrick Gnan exhibition at NedSmithCenter

MILLERSBURG – The Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art announces the next exhibition in its Romberger Hallway Gallery: “Patrick Gnan, Wildlife Artist,” which will be on display April 2 through June 25.

Patrick is a Pennsylvania artist who spent many hours as a child exploring the Allegheny National Forest where he devel- oped his love and fascination for wildlife and enjoyed drawing and painting the beauty of nature. Patrick pursued a career in art after attending the Tyler School of Art and has been working as an illustrator for more than 25 years.

The exhibit shows the artists renewed passion for nature and wildlife through pencil drawings and acrylic paintings. Although he draws a wide variety of sub- jects, birds are special to him and have been a focus of his latest artwork.


Eight wrestlers advance to Hershey


TIM ZYLA/CITIZEN-STANDARD PHOTO Line Mountain’s Brian Earlston tries to gain control of Athens’ Brian Courtney during their finals bout at the Northeast Regional AA Wrestling Tournament Saturday in Williamsport. Earlston is one of eight area qualifiers who will compete this weekend in Hershey at the PIAA Class AA State Wrestling Tournament.

HERSHEY — Follow- ing this weekend’s regional wrestling tour- naments, eight area wrestlers have earned their way to the PIAA Individual Wrestling Championships, begin- ning Thursday at the Giant Center in Hershey.

Tri-Valley’s Sammy Hepler and Chase Schaeffer, Williams Val- ley’s Willy Girard and Ian Minnich, Line Moun- tain’s Brian Earlston and Garrett Kieffer, Upper Dauphin’s Bran- son Garber and Pine Grove’s Carson Ritten- baugh all punched their ticket for Chocolatetown with their placements at the Southeast Regional Class AA tournament in West Lawn and the Northeast Class AA Regional Tournament in Williamsport.