08 - 07 - 2013 Successful National Night Out event in Kish Park on Tuesday
LEWISTOWN - Tuesday marked the 30th year of National Night Out throughout the U.S. Rec Park in Lewistown and Kish Park in Derry Township were packed with local police, emergency response personnel and local residents as held area events in conjunction with the national celebration. Downtown Lewistown Inc. Executive Director Jim Zubler said this is the 11th year Lewistown has participated in National Night Out and it all started in a backyard on North Main Street. At Rec Park Lewistown Police Department had a free child identification kit available for parents to get their children fingerprinted. Lewistown Police Chief Bill Herkert said they form a card and provide it to the parents. In the event that the child is missing, police will have immediate access to data.