2023 Annual Report – Ad space available

The Operation Our Town 2023 Annual Report will be published in March 2023, and will feature news and updates from the past year. We’re giving businesses and organizations the opportunity to submit an ad that will appear in the 2023 Annual Report, which will be...

2022 Essay Contest Winner

Pictured from left to right:  Barb Harpster (Media Consultant, Altoona Mirror), Joe Meadows (Partner, The Meadows Original Frozen Custard of Hollidaysburg), Holly Myers (Essay Contest Winner), Fred Imler Jr. (President, Imler’s Poultry) Congratulations to Holly Myers,...

10th Annual Golf Tournament Results

Operation Our Town held its 10th Annual Golf Tournament on September 19-21, 2022.  The three-day event included the Mini-Golf Tournament at Lakemont Park and the “Our Town” Appreciation Night sponsored by Imler’s Poultry at Park Hills Golf Club on Monday.  The...

2022 Essay Contest

Operation Our Town and the Altoona Mirror invite area students in 6th through 12th grade in Blair and surrounding counties who are 11 or older to enter an essay on the topic of: “Why do people give in to peer pressure from those who use drugs?  What are some of...

2022 OOT Grant Recipients

OPERATION OUR TOWN AWARDS GRANTS FOR DRUG ABUSE PREVENTION Operation Our Town has announced grant awards to 17 local programs aimed at the education and prevention of drug use in Blair County.  A total of over $59,000 will be distributed to the recipients of the 2022...