Month: August 2019

Reynoldsville industry a drop off point for a coats for kids drive starting Sept. 1

Embroidery & Printing by Brookville Glove is hosting a coat drive to collect clean, gently worn or new, warm coats September 1st through October 25th at multiple drop off locations during their normal business hours. Area residents are invited to make a difference in our local community by donating to the coat drive and helping…

Police station discussion dominates Reynoldsville Borough Council meeting

With more than thirty people in attendance, the Reynoldsville Borough Council held its regular monthly meeting on August 28 at the fire hall. The main topic of discussion, which brought out most of the people it seemed, was the proposed police station. All members of council were present with council member Billie Cebulskie joining by…

Master Gardener class set to begin on October 3 in Reynoldsville

Winter 2019-2020 classes for Penn State Extension Master Gardener Certification will begin on Thursday, October 3, 2019, and will end in early March.  They are held at the Reynoldsville Foundry in Jefferson County from 5:30 pm to 8:45 pm on Thursday evenings except for holidays and bad weather. If enough people sign up, then there…

Be alert for school buses as school opens this week

The Pennsylvania State Police and the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation’s (PennDOT) District 10 would like to remind motorists to be alert for school bus stop locations to keep children safe as they get on and off the bus. Also, while school is in session, remember to allow extra travel time during your morning and afternoon…

Reynoldsville-Sykesville alumni hold reunion

The evening of August 16, 2019 remained dry and warm as nearly two hundred fifty former classmates gathered together for the thirty-fifth annual Reynoldsville-Sykesville High School Alumni Reunion and dinner. Those gathered represented twenty-eight graduating classes: 1938, 1943, 1944, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950 through 1970 and 1972. Ruth Engle, currently of Brookville, was the most…