MCA class soliciting for program

MOUNT CARMEL - Members of the Mount Carmel Area High School senior class, under the direction of adviser Amy Mudry, are currently soliciting businesses to place their ads in the free program to be distributed at the Mahoney Brothers concert on April 20 at the Mount Carmel Area auditorium.

Funds raised for the program will be used for senior graduation expenses. Members of the community are asked to be considerate of the students canvassing the communities for this project.

'Honoring Veterans' plates for sale

HARRISBURG - Pennsylvanians can demonstrate their support for the state's servicemen and women with an "Honoring Our Veterans" license plate now available from the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT). The plate was authorized by Act 194 of 2012. It features an American flag and a bald eagle with the words "Honoring Our Veterans." The cost of the license plate is $35, with $15 from the sale of each plate dedicated to the Veterans Trust Fund, administered by the Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs to provide grants to veterans service organizations and other charitable organizations.

More information about obtaining the "Honoring Our Veterans" license plate or any other special license plate is available at