Students at Benner Elementary School on Wednesday got their hands dirty as they planted a pollinator garden next to their vegetable garden. As a satellite to the Snetsinger Butterfly Garden at Tom Tudek Memorial Park, the garden will be a living classroom for the students to learn about threatened pollinators.
Today’s photo is from Ruth Meyers. It features the Bellefonte High School Class of 1942 on a trip to Washington, D.C., in February 1942. Meyers’ father, Leonard Rhoads, is pictured in the third row, far right.
The Centre County Correctional Facility, working with several other community organizations, is putting programs in place to improve rehabilitation efforts and reduce recidivism rates in the county. Incarcerating a single inmate for a year can cost taxpayers upwards of $24,000.