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  • Ask the Williamsburgers

    Natalie Gorsuch, Williamsburg Correspondent|Sep 26, 2019

    With the recipes this week, it will be clear that fall is my favorite time of the year – mostly because football is such a huge part of my family and is a large part of our lives. I decided to ask the residents of Williamsburg – What is your favorite thing about fall? Here is what a few had to say: Don Feathers: Everything from cool nights [and] warm days, leaves turning, hunting season, festivals, football season – the list goes on and on. Danessa Pheasant: The crisp air and taking long drives on back roads to view the changing of the leave...

  • School Board Appoints New Secretary

    Natalie Gorsuch, Williamsburg Correspondent|Sep 26, 2019

    Following the resignation of high school Secretary Kristen England effective Sept. 30, the Williamsburg Community School Board appointed Angela Kennedy to the position at a rate of $12 per hour during its regular meeting Tuesday, Sept. 17, meeting. School board members praised England for her time with the district. The school board also appointed Rebecca Smith and Ricci Michelone as high school yearbook co-advisors for the 2019-20 school year, effective immediately. Susan Nori, Joseph Zeak and Teresa Bennett were also added to the substitute...

  • Williamsburg High Class of 1959

    Sep 26, 2019

    Members of the Williamsburg High School Class of 1959 recently gathered at Marzoni's in Duncansville for a 60th reunion celebration. Class members in attendance were (from left): First row: Peggy (Dilling) Campbell, Judy (Coopey) Redline, Wayne "Clem" Snyder, Judy Imler and Julia (Carlantonio) Cumming. Back Row: Ned Beaver, Duane White, Mary-Esther (Lower) Dick, Don Zeiders, Alfreda (Figurelle) Hite, Joyce (Beard) Drass and Bonnie (Roller (Bahel....

  • From the 'Burg to Your Kitchen

    Natalie Gorsuch, Williamsburg Correspondent|Sep 26, 2019

    ‘Tis the season for the best time of the year in my opinion. Fall is here! Time for football, hoodies and leaves! Fall also brings around a new slew of tasty recipes from my family’s kitchen to yours. Apple Spiced Pancakes Next week at Bright Beginnings Early Learning Center, my preschoolers will be starting to learn about A – for apple. I think that besides pumpkins, that apples are quintessential fall food. Ingredients: 1-1/3 cups flour 1-1/2 tsp. baking powder 1-1/2 tsp. cinnamon, divided 1 Tbsp. sugar 1/2 tsp. kosher salt 4 Tbsp. butte...

  • He's Ready!

    Sep 26, 2019

    Jack Ropchock, 4, of Williamsburg, started his first day of preschool at the Owl's Nest Daycare and Preschool on its opening day, Sept. 23. Jack is the son of Tim and Katrisha Ropchock....

  • Same Birthday, Different Years

    Sep 26, 2019

    Sandra Norris (right) of Williamsburg shares the same birthday – Aug. 24 – with her daughter Carol O'Neil (left) of Hollidaysburg and Emily Paulhamas, 2, of Milton, Northumberland County....

  • Central High School Class of 1964

    Sep 26, 2019

    The Central High School Class of 1964 celebrated its 55th class reunion Aug. 17 at Park Hills Country Club, Altoona. Thirty-two classmates, their guests and three teachers attended. Plans are being made for a 75th birthday party for the class in two years. In attendance were (from left): Front row: Mary (Bogle) Imler, Jim Hummel, Naomi Detwiler, Barbara (Freidenbloom) Black, Carol Sue Stoudnour, Rose Cramer and Jim Hartman. Second row: Bill Shoff, Don Oakes, Susan (Beegle) Kennedy, Judy...

  • Airman Zeigler Graduates from Basic Training in San Antonio

    Sep 26, 2019

    U.S. Air Force Airman Brandon R. Zeigler graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training also earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force. Zeigler is the son of Samuel Zeigler of Duncansville and Michele...