Jim Thorpe news
The Diligent Fire Company, will host their 66th annual Easter egg hunt on Saturday, March 30, at 1 p.m. The hunt, open to children up to the age of 10, will be held at the company's parking lot on Center Avenue.
Members of the Jim Thorpe Area High School Class of 1965, are invited to a luncheon that is planned for 1 p.m. on Wednesday, April 3, at Platz's Restaurant, Lehighton. All classmates and guests are welcome to attend. Please contact George Kunkel, (570) 325-4236 by April 1, for more information or reservations.
Good Friday service
St. John's Lutheran Church, South Avenue, will hold Good Friday services on March 29, beginning at 2 p.m. This year's service will have meditations from the Rev. Bill Thompson and Father Joe DeAcetis. There will also be a dramatization from actor Gene Connelly on Dismus, the thief who believed and was one of the criminals crucified with Jesus.