Wellsboro Highlights:04/30/18 – 05/04/18

A week of Home Page feature highlights!

by Home Page – May 5, 2018

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.

Students & Locals Plant 500+ Trees
On Friday, April 27th a group of volunteers came together to plant 500 trees. These 500 trees are part of a Pennsylvania initiative to plant, and hopefully grow, 10 million trees by 2025! On location were members of Chesapeake Bay Foundation, Trout Run Unlimited, and Geo Science Club of Mansfield University. The volunteers also included a small group of students from Wellsboro High School FFA and their faculty advisor.
Lady Hornets take first against Towanda, Montgomery
The Wellsboro Girls Track & Field team won a tri-meet against Towanda and Montgomery on Monday, April 30.

The Lady Hornets scored 72 points to Towanda’s 63.75 and Montgomery’s 49.5. Towanda won the boys meet with 113 points, Wellsboro was 2nd with 55, and Montgomery finished 3rd with 20.

Both teams are in action on Friday, May 4 at the Coudersport Booster Invite then return home next Tuesday, May 8 for their final regular season meet with North Penn-Mansfield.
Leverage Your Bank for Success
If you’re a business owner, you already know that the relationships you create across business lines will play a vital role in your success. You also know that sound financial management is a key cog in the wheel that keeps your business turning. This is why building and fostering a healthy relationship with your local bank is such a crucial piece of business ownership.
Taking the first step as a New Business Owner
So, you have a product or service you want to share and you know that your business could be successful, but you’re just not sure where to begin. You’re not alone. Starting a new business can be very intimidating to someone that is not familiar with the process. With so many things to consider and decisions to make, it can be very easy to get overwhelmed and you may not even know where to begin.
FIRST First Friday, 2018!
Yes, it’s that time of year again and Wellsboro is warming up with our first, First Friday of 2018! Watch today’s feature to find out what’s happening downtown today! Today’s festivities are a mix of two themes around town: Cinco de Mayo and Star Wars, thanks to Friday falling on Star Wars Day. The fun officially begins at 5:00 PM and continues until 8:00 PM. Discover great sales, fun games and activities, prizes, free samples, delicious food and more! Come and enjoy a good time with family and friends while supporting our downtown businesses.

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Advertising (Inside)

Circle W Sports

UPMC Susquehanna

Laurel Health Centers

Penn Wells Hotel Lodge

Cafe 1905

Citizens & Northern Bank

Vertical Edge Media

Dunhams Department Store

First Citizens Community Bank

Sherwood Motel

Bethany's Jewelry and Design

Johnnyz HOT ROD Cafe

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

Wellsboro Inn on the Green

Tony's Italian Cuisine

The Fifth Season