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Senator Wayne Langerholc, Jr
Drug-Free Calendar Contest Winners
Cali Ross and Alena Myers, students at Forest Hills Elementary School, were honored Wednesday, December 12, as winners in the Office of the Attorney General’s 23rd Annual Drug-Free Calendar Contest. Cali’s entry was selected for the cover of the 2020 calendar and Alena’s entry will be featured for the month of May. I was pleased to be in Harrisburg to present Senate citations to Cali and Alena. (l-r Alena Myers, Sen. Langerholc and Cali Ross)
Farm to School Grant Program
I’m pleased to announce that the Department of Agriculture is opening the Farm to School Grant Program. Made possible by the PA Farm Bill, this Grant Program offers schools the opportunity for funding to help improve access to healthy, local foods, and increase agriculture education opportunities for Pre-k through 5th grade. Application deadline is January 15, 2020. If you are interested, please apply at https://www.esa.dced.state.pa.us/login.aspx
The holiday shopping season is underway and fishing license gift vouchers make great presents and stocking stuffers for family members and friends.
Give the Gift of Fishing.
Clearfield Office Relocation
Eagle Scout Award
I had the honor of presenting a Pennsylvania State Senate Citation to Isaac Webb, who recently earned the rank of Eagle Scout. Isaac is a member of Troop 2183, which is sponsored by St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in Johnstown. For his Eagle Scout community service project, Isaac organized the dedication of the 1889 Park Stream Trail Bridge in St. Michael, Cambria County. Congratulations, Isaac, on this prestigious honor!
McDonald’s is commemorating NASA’s 50th anniversary
McDonald’s is commemorating NASA’s 50th anniversary of the lunar landing by offering four space adventure books in their Happy Meals. I had the opportunity to read to students at The Learning Lamp to help kick-off this program. Thank you for the invite!
WWII Exhibit at the Bedford County Historical Society
The Bedford County Historical Society held a ribbon cutting for the Senator John Heinz HISTORY CENTER TRAVELING EXHIBITION featuring the ‘We Can Do It’ WWII Exhibit. The exhibit will be featured at the historical society through January 28th, 2020. Please take the opportunity to stop by the historical society located at 6441 Lincoln Highway, Bedford, and see this wonderful exhibit.
2019 Distinguished Citizen of the Year
Andrea Schickling, from my Clearfield office, presented Terry Wigfield, Executive Director of Clearfield EMS, with a Senate Citation for being honored as a 2019 Distinguished Citizen of the Year by the Greater Clearfield Chamber of Commerce. Terry has been with the Clearfield EMS Inc. for over 25 years and a strong voice in the Clearfield Community for over 35 years. I extend my warmest congratulations to Terry on receiving this prestigious recognition.
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