1976 — As students prepared to enter college, a committee prepared to welcome them.
A photograph in the Journal showed two sophomore members of the Keystone Junior College Orientation Committee, Jeff Neuffer, of Clarks Summit, and Jean Davis, of Factoryville, as they tried their “welcoming party” hats on for size.
1981 — Senior tackle Jerry Langan and running back–linebacker Pat Kennedy were named co-captains of that year’s Abington Heights varsity football team. Both seniors started the previous fall and were expected to be in action in the team’s opening game that weekend against Valley View.
1986 — Clarks Summit was abuzz with celebration in honor of the birthday of the borough itself. The 75th anniversary celebration included a special stamp cancellation at the post office, food, a huge birthday card for guests to sign, hot air balloon rides, a parade, a Comets football game and more.