Governor Wolf Orders Commonwealth Flags at Half-Staff to Honor Representative Dan McNeill

first_img Flag Order,  Press Release Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf has ordered all commonwealth flags to fly at half-staff on the Capitol Complex and throughout Lehigh County to honor Representative Dan McNeill.Representative Dan McNeill, 70, passed away on Friday, September 8, 2017. He represented the 133th Legislative District from 2013 to 2017 in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives.The Commonwealth Flag shall remain at half-staff until sunset on Friday, September 15, 2017. The United States Flag should remain at full-staff during this tribute. Governor Wolf Orders Commonwealth Flags at Half-Staff to Honor Representative Dan McNeill September 13, 2017center_img SHARE Email Facebook Twitterlast_img read more

Sports enthusiasts to be awarded for contribution to sports

first_imgLocalNews Sports enthusiasts to be awarded for contribution to sports by: – May 2, 2012 Share Sharing is caring! Share Tweetcenter_img Share 7 Views   no discussions Photo credit: epthinking-blogspot.comSeveral sports enthusiasts will on Wednesday be awarded for their contribution to the development of sports in Dominica when the Sports Division hosts its 6th Annual National Sports Awards.The Annual event which has as its theme, “Spurring on Sporting Achievement through National Recognition” will commence at 7pm at the Fort Young Hotel in Roseau.The main feature of this award ceremony will be the declaration of the Sportsman and Woman of the Year for 2011. Other notable awards will be the Male and Female Youth Athletes of 2011.A total of 34 awards will be presented to deserving sports persons and organizations. Addresses at the function will come from Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit, Sports Minister Justina Charles along with other government officials.The National Sports Awards is the Ministry’s way of showing due recognition to sports personalities and organizations for their steady contribution towards sports development. Dominica Vibes News have been reliably informed that Prime Minister Skerrit will use the forum to announce an additional title for Dominica’s off spinner Shane Shillingford who made history here last week by capturing ten wickets.He has already been named a goodwill ambassador and will receive a diplomatic passport.Dominica Vibes Newslast_img read more

No injuries after Air Choice One flight makes emergency landing at Mason City airport

first_imgMASON CITY — Nobody was injured after emergency crews responded to the Mason City Municipal Airport on Wednesday afternoon for an emergency landing. At about 1:45 PM, an indicator on an Air Choice One flight showed that the landing gear was not locked down into place. The plane circled above the airport while crews on the ground visually inspected the landing gear. The Beechcraft 1900 with five people on board including crew were able to safely land at the airport without incident. The Mason City Fire Department assisted airport officials with the plane landing.last_img read more