Across the area

Kathy’s Country Cricket fall show set

WOODBURY — The 11th annual Kathy’s Country Cricket Fall Country Show will be held in September at the old 1800s era log cabin at 214 Potter Creek Road, just 10 minutes south of Roaring Spring.

The show will be held from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sept. 6, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 8, 5 to 7 p.m. Sept. 14 and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 15.

All items are handmade by local artists, and most items are one-of-a-kind.

For more information, call Kathy at 502-5420 or visit Kathy’s Country Cricket on Facebook.

Historical society to meet in Everett

EVERETT — The Bloody Run Historical Society will meet at 6 p.m. Sept. 10 at the Everett Railroad and Community Museum on Fifth Street (off Route 26 North). Interested individuals are invited to attend with fresh ideas for the 2019 season.

This year’s season closes Oct. 27 with a Vintage Toy Exhibit. Go to for details and a virtual tour of the museum including old town photos, many of which are for sale in book form or individually in the Railroad Train Station Gift Shop. The gift shop is having a 20 percent off sale.

The museum is open from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. every Saturday.

The historic exhibit at the Everett Free Library for September features a very historic Everett Football theme, assembled for Bloody Run Historical Society by Barbara Sponsler Miller.

Pa. Highlands to host Black Bear 5K

JOHNSTOWN — The Black Bear 5K Run, sponsored by Wessel & Co., is scheduled for Sept. 22 at the Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Rich-land campus.

The race will begin at 9 a.m., with registration from 8 to 8:45 a.m. at the college’s main entrance. The course is an asphalt and macadam style course, and consists of three loops around campus and Richland High School. This race is sanctioned by the USATF.

Preregistration is $15, which includes a T-shirt if registered by Sept. 10. Registration on the day of the race is $20. There will be post-race snacks and awards for top finishers.

Non-competitive participants (no course timing) can complete any portion of the 5K; strollers are welcome.

Proceeds will support student scholarships, program development and college initiatives.

For more information or to register, visit or contact the Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Founda-tion at 262-6499 or

Juniata to host Civil War historian

HUNTINGDON — Juniata College will welcome Earl J. Hess, a renowned civil war historian, as a distinguished speaker on Sept. 13.

Hess’s presentation, titled “Re-Evaluating Sherman’s March to the Sea and His Subsequent March Through the Carolinas: Were they Successful?,” which begins at 7:30 p.m. in Alumni Hall, Brumbaugh Academic Center, is free and open to the public.