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Solomon's Auction & Yard Sale Page


Giant Sportsman's Raffle at Coudersport Consistory.......100 Firearms and $10,000. Cash......100 guns will be given away in 100 days......Plus Day 101 will be the drawing for $10,000 Cash......Tickets AVAILABLE NOW FOR $100!!..........ONLY 1,000 TICKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE!!.......Winners to be determined by the Pennsylvania Pick 3 evening drawing............Drawing runs April 1, 2018 thru July 10, 2018...........$10,000 Cash Prize drawing on July 10, 2018.........Tickets may be purchased from the Coudersport Consistory Office from 8 AM to 3 PM Monday through Friday or by mail. You can pay by credit card.........Call us at 1-800-980-8490.

Howard's Inc.


St. Bibiana Fish Fry

Coudersport Rabies Clinic – April 7, 2018. A Rabies Clinic will be held Saturday, April 7th from 1:00 to 4:00 pm at the Coudersport Fire Hall. All dogs, cats, and ferrets that are at least 12 weeks old can be vaccinated against the rabies virus. The first time a dog or cat receives a vaccine, it is good for one year. Each time after that, the vaccination is good for three years. Ferrets must be vaccinated annually. All animals attending the clinic must be on a leash or in a container. Cost is $5.00 per animal. The clinic is sponsored by Dr. Lindsay Schwartzmeyer of the Potter County Veterinary Clinic, LLC.

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

PA House Updates Small Games Of Chance Laws

Veterans Groups, Others to Benefit from Update of
Small Games of Chance Laws, Causer Says

HARRISBURG – Working to support veterans groups, fire companies and other civic organizations, the state House on Tuesday adopted legislation to update the state’s Small Games of Chance Act, said Rep. Martin Causer (R-Turtlepoint).

“Especially during these challenging economic times, we need to make sure our community organizations have the tools they need to raise money and keep their groups operating,” Causer said. “The outdated small games of chance laws are putting our veterans groups, fire companies and others at risk. I am pleased to see an update of these laws moving forward.”

House Bill 169 seeks to increase prize limits for small games of chance from $500 to $1,000 for daily drawings, from $5,000 to $30,000 for weekly drawings, and from $5,000 to $10,000 for raffles per calendar month.

It also would allow organizations to use up to 30 percent of the money raised for the entity’s general operating expenses, which is currently prohibited by law, with certain specified prohibitions as to how the money may be used. The remaining 70 percent of the proceeds would be used in the public interest.

The Small Games of Chance Act has not been updated for 23 years. A similar measure has passed the Senate and Gov. Tom Corbett has indicated his support for small games of chance reforms.

House Bill 169 now goes to the Senate for consideration.


Anonymous said...

This is a wonderful thing for the non-profit organizations in p.a. it has been needed for a long time and as a member of one i have seen the struggles of these places.

Anonymous said...

does that mean the Texas Hold Em game can be re started? Oops, I forgot who stopped it. sorry ladies