Veterans to behonored on Oct. 5

Jim Thorpe Little League will be honoring the area's veterans on Saturday, Oct. 5 at McGarvey's Field during a double-header of fall baseball. All veterans are welcome to attend and will receive a free hot dog and drink. The ceremony will start at 6 p.m. with the unveiling of a new sign that honors veterans, the ceremonial first pitch and photos with the baseball players. For more information, contact Brian Schwartz at (570) 325-2911. The rain date is Sunday, Oct. 6

Letters of interest

There is a vacancy on the Jim Thorpe Borough Council. Residents interested in serving on the council, should send a letter of interest to the borough office, no later than Friday, Sept. 27. Please mark the envelope: Attention Louise

Congregation meeting

Members of St. John's Lutheran Church, South Avenue, will hold a special congregational meeting on Sunday, Sept. 29, following the 10:30 a.m. worship service. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss concerns about the proposed building project.