Drug advisory board meeting set

SUNBURY - The Northumberland County Drug and Alc hol Program Advisory Board will meet at 5:30 p.m. Thursday in the Human Services Building, 217 N. Center St.

SCA to hold developmental screening

CATAWISSA - A free developmental screening for children aged 3 and 4 who are residents of the Southern Columbia Area School District is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. Nov. 14 at G.C. Hartman Elementary Center.

The screening will cover hearing, speech, vision, fine motor skills, personal and social skills, adaptive behavior, cognitive skills and height and weight.

For an appointment or more information, contact the school district at 356-3503.

Downspouts must be out in borough

MOUNT CARMEL - Mount Carmel Municipal Authority's deadline for downspouts to be removed from the sanitary sewer system in the borough is Oct. 31.

Call 339-5166 and a representative will assist with any concerns.

Rushtown Road paving work set

RUSH TOWNSHIP - A PennDOT maintenance paving crew in Northumberland County is scheduled to repave a few sections of Route 2006 (Rushtown Road) totaling about one-half mile, later this month.

Full-width paving will take place between the intersections with Snydertown Road and Grubb Hill Road. The crew is expected to start at the north end and work its way south over two days.

Rushtown Road will be closed from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, Oct. 24 and 25. A red-arrow detour will be in effect using Snydertown Road and Logan Run Road. School buses will need to use an alternate route during the project.