Thompson to keynote at Lincoln Day Dinner event

U.S. Rep. Glenn “GT” Thompson Jr. (R-Howard) is the keynote speaker at the 25th annual Lycoming County Republican Lincoln Day Dinner at 6:30 p.m. on Feb. 23 at the Genetti Hotel, 200 W. 4th St. in Williamsport.

The evening features the presentation of the Alvin C. Bush Award. The award commemorates the contributions of the two-term Republican legislator who sponsored legislation creating Pennsylvania College of Technology in 1989. A chair emeritus of Penn College’s board of directors, Bush joined the governing board of Williamsport Area Community College in 1988. Each year, the award honors commitment to the Republican party in Lycoming County.

Republican candidates for local offices also will be on hand. A social hour begins at 5 p.m. For more information, call 570-322-4511.