What happened at the poolroom

  “Sometimes even though you are having a good time, you can’t help but to stop and think about how much you miss the old times.”   Wilbur Sharp became the owner of the poolroom on Main...

I Remember…

The Friendship Tree I recently heard something on TV that made an impression on me. I cannot quote it word for word, but I will share my interpretation. Friendships are like a tree. The leaves are beautiful, but...

‘Tie One On’ for Safety

‘Tis the season for love and compassion, family and friends, celebrations and parties! It’s time for reflecting upon the past year and looking forward to the New Year ahead. Yet, all too often, the...

August 18-20 ~ Dunmore Daze

Friday, August 18 4 to 6 p.m. – Spaghetti dinner. Adults, $6, children under 10, $3. 7 p.m. – Crowning King and Queen of Dunmore Daze 7:15 p.m. – Prettiest cake contest. Cash prizes will be awarded for the...

September 30 ~ Autumn Harvest Festival Fair

Ann Turner Coordinator Harvest Festival Fair is fast approaching, and we hope all the gardeners, homemakers, crafters, seamstresses, quilters, artists and photographers – young and old – are planning ahead. Entry day is Friday, September 29,...

I Remember…

Mountains and Valleys Most of us have mountains and valleys in our lives. Very few have a consistently level terrain. Is this good or bad? It all depends. You be the judge. We have mountains of struggles,...

Durbin welcomes Santa Claus

Don Jennings Councilman The Durbin Christmas Parade had a lot of community support this year. It was a little cold, but I don’t think the kids felt it because they were more interested in seeing Santa....

Around the Forest

By Kristen Beverage-Doss Winter Wonderland! Gear-up for skiing in the Monongahela National Forest. A hidden treasure of the Monongahela National Forest is the recently groomed, Elk Mountain Cross Country Ski Trails. The trails are located...