Jim Thorpe news
Members of the 1980 class of Jim Thorpe High School will hold a meeting to organize their reunion on Thursday, Jan. 28, at 7 p.m. at Terpstra's Bar, formerly Gerbers. Anyone in the class is invited to attend. If you are unable to attend, you may call Jean, (570) 325-4303 with suggestions or questions about the event.
The second in a series of three community-minded meetings by Mayor Mike Sofranko will be held on Thursday, Jan. 28, at 7 p.m. at the Fairview Fire Company. Residents are invited to attend these meetings to discuss any problems or concerns they may have about the community. The third meeting will be held on Thursday, Feb. 4, at 7 p.m. at the Phoenix Fire Company. Members of borough council and the police department will be on hand.
Tryouts for the Jim Thorpe Drama Club production of "West Side Story: will take place on Saturday, Jan. 30, at 1 p.m. in the high school. The tryouts are open to anyone ages 13 and up. For more information you may call Natalie Kmetz, director, at (570) 325-4923.
The production will be held on Friday, April 30 and Saturday, May 1, at the high school.