Weekly Highlights – 11/03/14 – 11/07/14
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.
The North Penn-Mansfield Panthers traveled to Wellsboro to face their arch-rival, the Hornets, for the final game of the regular season. This game is one of the marquee matchup’s of the year in the NTL.
The results of this game sets up a great playoff match-up between these two teams this weekend. The Hornets will take on the Panthers in Island Park for a great first round playoff game. If you are looking for something exciting to do this weekend, make sure you get out to this game. It will be a playoff match-up for the ages! A game that no one in Wellsboro, Blossburg, and Mansfield will want to miss!
Watch the video above to find out more!
The Gmeiner Art and Cultural Center was given to the Wellsboro Community by Arthur J. Gmeiner. Mr. Gmeiner was born here in Tioga County and he wanted to leave a place for us to gather to enjoy the arts. This month’s exhibit is the art of one woman, Tania O’Donnell. Tania is an artist working and living in Havertown, a western suburb of Philadelphia, PA. She holds a Masters degree from the University of the Arts, and is a recipient of the Sylvia G. Wexler Award for Excellence in Graduate study.
Young actors and actresses at Wellsboro Area High School have been working hard this season. Peter Davis, the director of this year’s drama, recently talked with us and revealed some of the inside details for their latest production, “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe.” Armed with elaborate costumes and noteworthy acting skills, the students weave a storyline that makes the stage come alive as they give their rendition of the popular tale. The drama is being performed at the Wellsboro Area High School Auditorium this Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 7:30pm. Make sure to clear time on your schedule to stop by and watch these budding actors and actresses tell their version of the story, “The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe!”
Come enjoy a special concert this Sunday – For Love of God and Country performed by the Wednesday Morning Musicales Chorus and the Wellsboro Women’s Chorus. The For Love of God & Country concert will start at 2 PM at the United Methodist Church on Main Street in Wellsboro. After the concert desserts will be served in the basement of the church. A freewill offering would be appreciated in support of the concert and desserts. The accompanist is Judy Smithgall and Diana Frazier is the director.
It’s that time of year again; hats, gloves, coats, skis, beautiful clothes, tires, housewares, decorations, great food, hot cocoa, and much more! You’ll find all of these items at special savings with great deals all over town during Wellsboro’s FIRST FRIDAY events! Our town holds these events on the first Friday of each month. You can enjoy a relaxing day of shopping and dining. Check out all the great deals that stores and shops throughout our community are having. In fact, this is a perfect time to do a little early Christmas shopping and enjoy time together with family and friends. You won’t want to miss the beautiful merchandise and great deals. From The 5th Season’s apparel to snow skis at Country Ski and Sports, the big savings are here in Wellsboro during FIRST FRIDAY.
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