Wellsboro Highlights: 05/29/17 – 06/02/17

A week of Wellsboro Home Page feature highlights!

by Home Page – June 3-4, 2017

It’s time once again to take a look at what happened the past week. The Weekly Highlights are a great way to catch up, but don’t forget that you can always watch the full stories from either our front page or the archives section.
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Cooking with Dad – Vulnerable Veggie Burgers
On today’s episode of Cooking with Dad, Jason talks of how being vulnerable is a key step to reaching our destiny while making a delicious veggie meal.

2 Corinthians 12:9 – But he said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore I will boast all the more gladly of my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ may rest upon me.
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Memorial Day Ceremony 2017
Today on The Home Page Network we reflect on Memorial Day as we highlight the ceremony that took place in Wellsboro, PA, yesterday May 29th. This gathering represents thousands of services and ceremonies that took place throughout our nation as we said, thank you, and remembered those who have paid the ultimate price.

Our featured speaker this year was Lt. Col. Joe Rawson who presented a heartfelt and powerful message in honor of those who have given their all. Lt. Col. Rawson said that those we honor came from all walks of life and all shared fundamental qualities that make our nation great. He said that they embodied courage, pride, determination, selfless, dedication to duty, and great personal integrity.
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Movin’ Together – Rail-Trail Adventures
In today’s episode of Movin’ Together, Home Page correspondent Sara Vogt, along with her daughters, Johanna and Julianna, as well as Home Page staff members Lauren Gooch and Erin O’Shea, venture down the beautiful Pine Creek Rail-Trail to do some exploring with Linda Stager.

Today’s adventure will take Linda and her companions along a section of the Pine Creek Rail-Trail to the small town of Cedar Run, and they will stop at some special landmarks along the way—the first of which is Rattlesnake Rock, just off the trail.
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First Friday – Earth Day, Every Day 2017
June 2nd is shaping up to be one of the best Wellsboro First Fridays ever! In today’s video feature, you’ll discover just a few of the many things you can expect to enjoy, and you know there will always be even more to do once you get here! There are shopping specials all over town that only happen on First Friday. Musicians will be serenading us as we walk around town. Artists will be displaying their beautiful work. Vendors and chefs will be serving delicious food. Children and adults alike can also participate in the myriad of activities offered along the streets and inside our area businesses. You can see a sneak peak of a few of them in today’s video feature.
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Hornets top South Williamsport to bring home first District Championship
For the first time in school history the Wellsboro Varsity Baseball team won the District IV Class AA Championship.

Prior to this year, the Hornets have only appeared in two other District IV championship games, the most recent being in 2010 against Loyalsock and then all the way back in 1963 against Central Columbia. Since 2010, and prior to this year, the Hornets have only won one District IV playoff game in 2013. Now, the Hornets are champions after a 5-2 win over South Williamsport at Penn State University’s Medlar Field on Thursday, June 1.
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Credits:
Produced by Vogt Media
Funded by Citizens & Northern Bank, Penn Wells Hotel

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UPMC Susquehanna

Laurel Health Centers

Penn Wells Hotel Lodge

Cafe 1905

Mansfield University

Dunhams Department Store

Citizens & Northern Bank

Sherwood Motel

Bethany's Jewelry and Design

Johnnyz HOT ROD Cafe

Peggy's Candies & Gifts
Matthews Motor Company

Terreuz Jewelry

Akikos Floral Arts

Pops Culture Shoppe

Three Springs Ministries

Accounting with Attitude

In My Shoes

Wellsboro Woodlands

Ginn & Vickery Attorneys at Law

Dunhams Do-it Center

Wild Asaph Outfitters

Wellsboro Inn on the Green

Country Ski & Sports

Tony's Italian Cuisine

The Fifth Season

Circle W Sports