The Corry VFW is hosting a U.S. Marines birthday gathering on Sunday, Nov. 10, at 1 p.m., for all past and present Marines. Remember, there's no such thing as an ex-Marine.
There’s a turkey shoot at the Elgin-Beaverdam Fire Hall tomorrow starting at noon.
There’s a gun raffle and turkey party at the Columbus Volunteer Fire Department Social Hall today. The doors open at 5:30 p.m., the party at 6:30 p.m. There are 10 prizes. Drinks and food will be provided for the BYOB event.
The Spring Creek Sportsmen’s Club pancake breakfast is tomorrow from 7:30-11 a.m.
The Elks Club Comedy Night is set for Saturday, Nov. 9, at the club, featuring three comedians. The doors open at 6 p.m., the show at 7 p.m. Tickets are available at the Elks or here at The Journal front desk.
My neighbor, Julie Krone, says she finally got a treadmill so there's no more running in the dark or snow  unless she really wants to. After running in Ireland, maybe Nova Scotia next?
Craig Culver is a proud father after his daughter passed the state bar exam. She was a lawyer in California but has since moved back to Corry.
Bob Barton, no relation to the Corry Bartons, was inducted into the Fort LeBoeuf Hall of Fame last Friday at halftime of the football game between the Bison and Beavers. Bob, the longtime LeBoeuf trainer, is also the school's athletic director.
Phil and Reva Chaffee will celebrate their 64th anniversary on Nov. 5.
Did you catch Paul Baker’s Corry snow photo on WJET’s weather show on Friday at noon?
Jean VanTassel, who had her picture on the front page the other day, said her dog Teka is sometimes better behaved than her husband, Tom. Belated happy anniversary to them.
Kudos to the staff at the VFW after moving the haunted house inside Halloween night with the rain and high wind. Some of those helping Julia Drinkall were Casey Hanlin, Joe Wawrejko and Steve Diduch.
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