How to Cultivate a Productive Mindset

Special thanks to Michigan State University Extension for these helpful tips as we all manage through challenging times. There are many factors in agriculture that farmers have no control over....

Commonwealth Announces CARES Act Funding Available for Dairy Industry

Pa. Gov. Tom Wolf announced June 16 the availability of $40 million in funding through the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act to support Pennsylvania’s dairy industry and food security programs, following months of...

Porch Hoodlums Run Loose in Roaring Spring

Last Saturday morning, Stephanie Rhodes of Roaring Spring awoke to find that her porch furniture and that of two other neighbors had been removed from their front porches and put neatly on the...

We Made Some Sailors Smile!

The crew of the USS Oak Hill was very happy to receive the gifts sent from our community. This photo was sent in an email to Karen Bassler, who organized the donation drop-off. The USS Oak Hill was...

D. Merl Tipton VFW Funnel Cake Sale Being Held Now

The D. Merl Tipton VFW Post 43 Auxiliary has been selling its Cove-renowned funnel cakes again this year at The Park’s Fourth of July celebration week. This is the Auxiliary’s biggest fundraiser for the year. Almost three-quarters of its funds...

D. Merl Tipton VFW Seeking New Members; Funnel Cake Sale Still Held

The D. Merl Tipton VFW Post 43 is accepting new members. Don Hunter, current commander, and Tammy Hunter, Auxiliary treasurer and Don's wife, think everyone should join. Because of the coronavirus...

Spring Cove Lines Up Grants; Approves $29 Million Budget

Spring Cove School District Superintendent Dr. Betsy Baker spoke of the district’s 2020 graduating class with pride at the Monday, June 22, virtual school board meeting. Baker said, “I am extremely pleased that all 142 seniors completed their...

AAA: Pennsylvania Gas Prices Rise As Demand Ramps Up Nationwide

The average price of gasoline across Western Pennsylvania is three cents higher this week at $2.479 per gallon, according to AAA East Central’s Gas Price Report. Mid-Atlantic and Northeast states saw larger pump price increases compared to recent...

Noticias Semanales Del Herald Sobre El Coronavirus

Por ALLAN J. BASSLER Editor El Morrisons Cove Herald está publicando actualizaciones y noticias sobre el coronavirus de nuevo. La información abajo es lo más reciente que se pudo incluir en la edición de esta semana. La información viene de...

The Herald's Weekly Virus Update

The Morrisons Cove Herald again is providing articles about the coronavirus. The information below is the latest that could be included in this week’s edition. This information is taken from the sources listed at the end of the article. Blair and...

Hunting Licenses for '20-21 on Sale

With expanded Sunday hunting for big game and an archery deer season that reaches deeper than ever into the whitetail rut, 2020 is sure to be a historic year for hunting in Pennsylvania. And seizing those opportunities is only a license purchase...

See a Turkey, Submit a Report

Each summer, Pennsylvanians help track wild turkey populations by reporting their turkey sightings to the Game Commission. And once again this year, they’ll have two months instead of one to make observations and report them. The Pennsylvania...

Special Home Run

Colby Gojmerac of Metzler Brothers Transportation hit his first over-the-fence home run in a 10-6 win over Cove Lumber on Saturday night, June 27. The special significance is that it is believed that...

The Sportsman's Corner

We are now in the period of summer when catching trout becomes a matter of degree. No, I am not talking about the degree of difficulty, though summer trout are much tougher to deal with than the...

PA 30-Day Fund Helps Small Businesses

To the Editor: Thank you for the spectacular article in your June 18, 2020, issue regarding the PA 30-day Fund (Herald of June 18, 2020, Page A-6). To date, 26 Blair County small businesses have each been given $3,000. We are hoping other small...

Take A Careful Look at Demands of 'BLM'

This letter is written in response to the recent events that have occurred as a result of George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis, Minn. It is important that one separate a desire, as others have called for in this newspaper, to “do what’s...

Team Work

"He who cannot be a good follower cannot be a good leader." – Aristotle I am neither a child of the Sixties nor of the Seventies. I was born in a moment of time that results in my youthful personal...

Programming for the Future Virtual Author Meet & Greet

On June 16, the Roaring Spring Community Library had the opportunity to host Breaking Rules Publishing’s hottest new author, Trisha McKee. We got to sit down with Trisha via Zoom and hosted guests from as far away as California to right here in...

From the 'Burg to Your Kitchen

For the last several years, my life has been graced by one of my dearest friends, Judy Olivieri. We started working together at Bright Beginnings Early Learning Center and our friendship blossomed after that. It is always nice to spend time with...

Ask the Williamsburgers

This week’s question is inspired by this weekend’s festivities – Fourth of July! I decided to ask the residents of Williamsburg, What is your favorite memory or a family tradition for the 4th? Here is what a few had to say: Cindy Hicks: When...

Visiting 'The Dogs' in Williamsburg

One of the highlights of my trips to Williamsburg is getting to see the two dogs belonging to my parents, Rick and Suzanne Gorsuch. Both are of the breed Havanese. The one on the left is Ginger and...

2020 Academic Awards Given at NBC

Northern Bedford County High School has announced its academic awards earned by students who would have been recognized at the Academic Awards Assembly at year end. Recipients of the awards are as follows: Academic Excellence Award – Sarah...

NBC Middle School Presents 2019-20 Academic Awards

Northern Bedford County Middle School has announced its academic awards earned by students who would have been recognized at the Academic Awards Assembly at year end. Recipients of the school awards at Northern Bedford County Middle School are as...

How Caregivers Can Adapt to the New Normal

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed life for the 44 million caregivers in the U.S. and the people they care for, with social distancing creating new routines, concerns and challenges. To help...

Do Your Part to Prevent Prescription Drug Abuse

With many Americans asked to stay at home to help curb the impact of COVID-19, there's a higher risk of potential prescription drug abuse or prescription drugs accidentally falling into the wrong...

Re-enactors to Plan Upcoming Civil War Battles

The July meeting of the 148th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry Regiment, Company C, Civil War Re-enactment Group will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 8, at Hoss’s Steak and Sea Restaurant, 1450 N. Atherton St., State College. The Civil War...

Church Rummage Sale

The Faith United Methodist Church in Woodbury held a rummage sale on Friday and Saturday, June 26 and 27. The proceeds will go to help VIM (Volunteer in Missions). The church is open for services....

Women's Guild Holds Sale

The Women's Guild of St. John's Reformed Church of Loysburg held a discarded treasure sale on Friday and Saturday, June 26-27. Tables of treasures were available for sale from dog crates to welcome...

JOHN H. YINGLING

John H. Yingling 87, of Lewisburg, passed away on Tuesday, June 23, 2020, at Buffalo Valley Lutheran Village. Born on Aug. 16, 1932, in Roaring Spring, Blair County, he was the only son of the late Elvin C. and Iva (Clapper) Yingling. He was...

IOLA MAE (BRUMBAUGH) RUSSELL

Iola Mae (Brumbaugh) Russell was born on Nov. 28, 1926, in Fredericksburg, PA. She was the first-born of Howard and Thelma (Oakes) Brumbaugh's three daughters. Iola entered into God's eternal embrace...

MARLIN EUGENE LONGENECKER

Marlin Eugene Longenecker died on Monday, June 22, 2020, at the age of 86, at Thomas Hospital in Charleston, W.Va., after a short battle with cancer. Marlin was born at the family farmhouse in...

ROBERT W. 'BOB' DETWILER

Robert W. "Bob" Detwiler, 84, of New Enterprise, passed away on Saturday, June 27, 2020, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown, where he had been a patient due to complications from...

LENORA JANE 'SIS' BOOR

Lenora J. Boor, 80, of Richmond, Va., passed away on Friday, June 19, 2020, at her home, after a courageous fight with cancer. She was born on Oct. 28, 1939, in Henrietta, Pa., the daughter of the...

DORIS R. BENTZEL

Doris R. Bentzel, 93, of Martinsburg, passed away early Monday morning, June 29, 2020, at The Village at Morrisons Cove, Martinsburg. She was born on April 6, 1927, in Ohio, daughter of the late...

IRENE L. ALBRIGHT

Irene L. Albright, 87, a resident of The Village at Morrisons Cove, Martinsburg, formerly of Roaring Spring, passed away on Tuesday, June 23, 2020, at the home. She was born on March 24, 1933, in Greenfield Township, a daughter of the late Sherman...

DEATH RECORD

ALBRIGHT – Irene L., 87, resident at The Village at Morrisons Cove, Martinsburg, formerly of Martinsburg BENTZEL – Doris R., 93, Martinsburg BOOR – Lenora Jane “Sis,” 80, Richmond, Va. DETWILER – Robert W. “Bob,” 84, New Enterprise...

Thought for the Week

Scriptures to Read: Psalm 24:3-6 St. Matthew 5:8 Hebrews 13:4 I Timothy 5:22c I Corinthians 6:15-20 I Corinthians 7:1-10 I Thessalonians 4:1-8 Today, I have chosen to write about purity. Purity...

Lines by Lee

As hospice chaplain of almost two years I have grown accustomed to the challenges of ministering to dear folks who have dementia. Just today I visited with someone I have seen for over a year. She...

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