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Jim Thorpe

Thursday, June 30, 2011

The office of tax collector Terry McElmoyle will be closed on Saturday, July 2 and Monday, July 4.

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

The American Red Cross Bloodmobile will be stationed at Memorial Hall on Wednesday, June 29, from 1-6 p.m. Donors must be 17 years of age and older.

Classmate information needed

Jim Thorpe High School classes 1975-1979 will be holding their reunion on Oct. 22, at the Lehighton Orioles facility.

Friday, June 24, 2011

Bishop visit

Bishop Paul Marshall, will be at St. Mark's/St. John's Episcopal Church, Race Street, for the 9 a.m. service on Sunday, June 26. This will be the only service for this Sunday and it will be held in the main church.

A reception will be held following the service in the Great Hall.

Water reports

The annual water report for the borough has been sent to the residents of Jim Thorpe. If you have not received one and are interested in it, please call the borough office, at (570) 325-2181.

Clothing give away

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Bishop visit

Bishop Paul Marshall, will visit St. Mark's/St. John;'s Episcopal Church, Race Street, on Sunday, June 26. There will be only one worship service that day and it will be at 9 a.m. in the main church. A reception will follow the service in the great hall.

Takes first place

Thursday, June 16, 2011

Water reports

The annual water reports are being mailed to all residents of Jim Thorpe. If you do not receive one and wish to have one, please call the borough office, at (570) 325-2181.

Clothing drive

St. John's Lutheran Church, South Ave, will begin collecting clean and gently used clothing for its annual clothing give away, on the following dates. The church will be open on Tuesday and Thursday, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Wednesdays from 6-8 p.m. It will begin on June 21 and continue until July 14.

Monday, June 13, 2011

Touchdown Club

The Jim Thorpe Olympian Touchdown Club will meet this evening at 6 p.m. in the commons area of the high school. The monthly meetings are open to anyone interested in the school's football program.

Parents/guardians/grandparents are asked to attend and help in planning this year's events.

Fire company meeting

The members of the Phoenix Fire Company will meet on Tuesday, June 14, at 7 p.m. at the company headquarters.

Friday, May 20, 2011

Tire pickup

Tire pickup will take place on Saturday, May 21, from 8 a.m. to noon behind the borough garage. Tires with rims will not be accepted. This pickup is for Jim Thorpe borough residents only and ID's must be shown.

Appreciation dinner

Thursday, May 19, 2011

VFW to hold meeting

VFW Post 8067 will have a special meeting at the American Legion in Jim Thorpe on Sunday, May 22 at 6:30 p.m.

Friday, May 13, 2011

The Shepherd House food pantry at Ebenezer E.C. Church will be open from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, May 14. Recipients must reside within the Jim Thorpe School District Area.

The pantry is located at 441 Center Ave., Jim Thorpe. For more information please call (570) 325-2855.

Nonperishable donations are needed and are also being accepted at the bin in the foyer of the Jim Thorpe Market.

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

The Jim Thorpe Democratic Association will meet tonight at 7 o'clock in the Inn at Jim Thorpe.

The featured speakers will be Attorney Joseph Matika, candidate for Judge of the Carbon County Court of Common Pleas, and Democratic candidates for the Jim Thorpe Area School Board.

This will be the last meeting of the club until after the Summer.