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Johannah Naus, Jackson Mansion coordinator, center with red dress, talks about how Mrs. Jackson used her bedroom while she stands in it with directors, officers and employees of the First Columbia Bank and Trust Co.
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Johannah Naus, Jackson Mansion coordinator, center with red dress, talks about how Mrs. Jackson used her bedroom while she stands in it with directors, officers and employees of the First Columbia Bank and Trust Co. Wednesday afternoon following the official opening of the room. The restored room will open to the public for the first time Saturday from 1 to 3 p.m.

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Geisinger physician ‘had no idea’ he’d cause alarm, judge says
MAHONING TWP. — A Geisinger physician who led his two sons on a walk across a frozen Susquehanna River last month has...
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FFA seniors feted On March 21, several Central Columbia senior FFA members attended the annual Columbia-Montour Area...
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Going green • Holy Family School’s Prek class did experiments to see what colors are needed to make the color green....
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Worldwide quote Wesley Jacobs of Selinsgrove, a student in Krista Wenner ’s second-grade class at Greenwood Friends...
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