Show and tell program planned

ASHLAND - The Ashland Area Historic Preservation Society will hold a "show and tell" at its next meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday at its headquarters, 316-318 Centre St.

Bring an item of historical interest. The meeting will also include election of officers. Light refreshments will be served. Everyone is welcome.

Wildlife presentation set for today

PAXINOS - A free presentation on wildlife, "Right Place: Right Time," will be given at 5 p.m. today at St. Peter's United Church of Christ at Blue Church and Airport roads.

Featured guest will be Ray Roth and his 188-inch Kansas whitetail, plus other trophy deer. The Rev. Paul Gurba, a triple-trophy hunter and wildlife photographer of 27 years, will present a PowerPoint display of more than 300 slides and video clips of turkey, bear and trophy buck. Ray Petro, of Monster Rack Adventures, will be on hand with his own trophy display.

A spaghetti dinner will be served at the conclusion of the program. Donations are greatly appreciated. The indoor event will be held regardless of weather.

Wednesday will be Act 80 day

COAL TOWNSHIP - Wednesday will be an Act 80 Day with early dismissal for Shamokin Area students. The elementary school will dismiss classes at 12:45 p.m. and the middle/high school will dismiss at 12:18 p.m. K-4 PM students will have classes.