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Tuesday, October 23, 2018
PRESS PHOTO BY AL RECKERFrom left, Stella Halal, Robert C. Halal’s mother; Denise Halal, his wife; and family friend Mary Ann Janis sit on the bench dedicated to Halal along the Ironton Rail Trail in Egypt. A large gathering was present Oct. 21 for the ceremony in remembrance of the magisterial district judge, who died June 5.

Bench is dedicated in honor of Halal

By AL RECKER in Local News

A brook was babbling and birds were chirping on nearby trees during a sunlit morning Oct. 21. Family and friends had gathered for the dedication of a handsome bench on the Ironton Rail Trail (IRT) in Egypt as a tribute to Robert “Bobby” C. Halal’...