Poppy Days coming to town this week

Staff Writer

The John Jacob Fisher American Legion Auxiliary Unit 62 will be conducting its Poppy Days this Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Punxsutawney SHOP 'n SAVE and Walmart. All proceeds from the Poppy Program are used for veterans projects. Punxsutawney Mayor Richard Alexander has proclaimed Friday and Saturday to be American Legion Auxiliary Poppy Days in Punxsutawney. Pictured (from left) are Betty Kotula, Unit 62 historian; Pat Rougeux, Unit 62 poppy chairperson; and Mayor Alexander. (Photo by Eddie Armstrong/The Punxsutawney Spirit)