The Jim Thorpe Fire Department has free smoke detectors for Jim Thorpe Borough residents. If you need a smoke detector please contact Fire Chief Bill Diehm at (570) 325-3890. No commercial properties please.
The American Red Cross Bloodmobile will be stationed at Memorial Hall on Wednesday, May 4, from 1-6 p.m. Donors should be 17 years of age and older.
Football booster club
The Jim Thorpe Olympian Football Booster Club will meet on Monday, May 9, at 6 p.m. in the commons area of the high school. The club is open to parents, friends and anyone interested in the football program of the school. This includes the junior high, junior varsity and varsity teams. Plans for the 2011 season are now being made and parents are needed to help in many ways with these projects and plans.