Vintage cars wanted for parade

SHAMOKIN - The Anthracite Heritage Festival of the Arts Committee and its parade Committee are looking for vintage cars and vehicles to kick off the parade at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 23.

All participating vehicles will assemble on Rock Street as they have done in previous years. Anyone interested can contact parade chairman Pamala Brennan Burns of First National Bank of Pa. at 570-648-9500 or by email at

Chicken barbecue dinner

MOUNT CARMEL - On Sunday, May 18, the Mount Carmel Area High School Class of 2014 will host a Kauffmann's BBQ Chicken, Inc., chicken barbecue dinner in the field house parking lot from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The dinner includes half a chicken breast, a potato roll and coleslaw. There will be takeouts only and cost for one meal is $9. Tickets are available from any senior or by calling the high school office at 570-339-1599, ext. 3110.