Lending a Helping Hand

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Lending a helping hand in landscaping the home of Jay Harner, Montoursville RR, is Matthew Brown, son of Dora and Warren Brown, Montoursville, and a member of Boy Scout Troop 172.  Assisted be fellow Scouts, Brown lead a landscaping project as part of his work for his Eagle Scout award.  The renovations and landscaping became necessary after Harner, a Montoursville Area High School graduate, was paralyzed from the chest down last August in a swimming accident.  He now uses a wheelchair. 

Appeared in the August 2, 1998 Williamsport Sun-Gazette