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Parkinson support group to meet

The Warren Parkinson Disease Support Group will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at CTI Physical Therapy, 2265 Market St, Warren. Individuals with Parkinson Disease and their families are invited to attend. For more information, please call Shirlee at (814) 563-9493.

Halls of Ivy

The following students from Warren County have been named to the fall 2017 dean’s list at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Students achieve dean’s list status when they are full-time (12 or more credits) with a grade point average of 3.25 or higher. The full list of fall 2017 dean’s list students is available at www.iup.edu/deanslist/2017-fall.

Dean’s List students, their hometowns, majors and degrees they are seeking are:

Pittsfield: Tyler Clarence Lehman, B.S.Ed. in Family and Consumer Sciences Education;

Russell: Macy Rose Retterer, B.A. in Psychology/Honors Program;

Sheffield: Ryan M. Lemay, B.S.Ed. in Social Studies Education/History; Julia Louise Vile, B.S. in Fashion Merchandising;

Sugar Grove: Ashley Jo-Jordan Barnett, B.S. in Interior Design;

Warren: Anna Lee Falvo, B.S. in Safety, Health, and Environmental Applied Sciences; Kaitlyn Joy Freeborough, B.S. in Nutrition/Dietetics; Aubrey Noelle Greenland, B.A. in Criminology; Claire Morgan Lyle, B.A. in Sociology; Ashlee Rae McClure, B.S.Ed. in Early Childhood and Special Education; Paige Lyn McCullough, B.S. in Physics/Pre-Engineering; Kaycee Nicole Morgan, B.S.Ed. in Art Education; Russell Anthony Pearson, B.S. in Finance; Samara Ann Steber, B.S. in Nuclear Medicine Technology;

Youngsville: Jessica Marie Jameson, B.S.Ed. in Middle Level Education/Mathematics.

Bridge results

Results of Monday night duplicate bridge held at YMCA were:

1st-Peggy Morgan and Marge Polito with 37.5;

2nd-Lynda Mccolough and Susan Swab with 34.5;

3rd-Connie Michell and Joann Hultquist with 32.

Class lunch

WAHS Class of 1965 will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 21, at Cornerstone Lounge.

Pancake supper

Another Pancake Supper will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 27, at St. John Center in Tidioute.

Members of St. John Women’s Guild will be cooking pancakes — plain, blueberry, chocolate chip and buckwheat — along with sausage or ham and scrambled eggs.

Beverages will include: Coffee, tea, hot chocolate and orange juice.

Cost is $7 per person. All are welcome. Proceeds benefit the new Church Organ Fund. Monetary donations can also be made payable to St John Women’s Guild and mailed to Linda Scott 60 Jefferson St., Tidioute, PA 16351.

If you have any questions about how you can help raise funds for the new church organ you can contact Linda at 484-7525.

Other dates to remember are March 13 and March 27 for pancake suppers at St. John Center.

Easter egg hunt

Tidioute Pennsylvania State Championship Fishing Tournament committee members will be hosting their Annual Easter Egg Hunt at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 31, at the Limestone Township ballfield next to the Tippy Canoe.

Golden eggs will have top prizes along with eggs that contain numbers for winning a special prizes.

Also, there will be basket raffles to help raise the funds needed for this event.

Monetary donations are being accepted by making your checks payable to P.S.C.F.T. and mailing them to Linda Scott at 60 Jefferson St., Tidioute, PA.

Pierogi sales

St. John Church in Tidioute is holding pierogi sales as a fundraiser during Lent every Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m. in St. John Center. They will have potato and cheese as well as potato and sauerkraut pierogis. To pre-order, call Fran O’Hosky at (814) 484-7157.

Head Start applications

Head Start is accepting applications for its 2018-19 program. The program accepts Warren County children ages three and four. Head Start offers an approved preschool curriculum, promotes school readiness for reading and math, offers well-equipped classrooms, certified teachers, classes four or five days a week for five or six hours, transportation for certain areas, comprehensive health services, services for children with disabilities, breakfast and lunch is served daily, and family engagement activities are included.

The program is free to families with children enrolled. Call the Warren-Forest Economic Opportunities Council Head Start program for more information at 1-800-231-1797 or (814) 726-2400 ext. 3027.

Tidioute VFW events

Upcoming events for The Servicemen’s Home Association (Tidioute VFW):

— Chili Cook off / Pie Bake Off, on Saturday, March 3, noon to finished. Plus the Auxiliary will be having A Chinese Auction;

— Celebrate St. Patricks Da, Friday, March 16, at 8 p.m. Featuring: Master Blaster DJ and Karaoke Services;

— Come join us in making a sign for your home at 6 p.m. Friday, March 23. The cost is $30 each. You may pick from five styles. See Anita for details.

— Upcoming meetings: Thursday, March 8, at 5 p.m. (board of directors), and Sunday, March 11, at 9:30 a.m. (men’s meeting).

Senior check-ins

The Warren County Sheriff’s Office will be accepting registrations for the “Sheriff’s Senior Check In program” at the following locations:

Sheffield Fire Station on Feb. 28 at 6:30 p.m.;

Jackson Courtroom, Courthouse on March 13 at 6:30 p.m.

Any senior wanting to register to receive welfare checks can register. There is no cost or pre-registration for the event. Everyone is welcome.

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