Williamsport – It’s been almost two years since Jedi moved into the Lycoming County Courthouse, but it seems like he’s always been here, says county Judge Joy McCoy. 

McCoy was a champion of bringing Jedi to the courthouse as it’s facility dog. He now serves, and lives, with Jerri Rook, McCoy’s executive secretary who also serves as Jedi’s handler.


Jerri Rook, Jedi's handler, left, and Judge Joy McCoy, right, stand behind Jedi on his birthday. On the PULSE

Dec. 18 was Jedi’s 4th birthday and courthouse staff, visitors and friends showed up to make him a card, eat cupcakes and pet the pooch.


Jedi sports his birthday hat. On the PULSE

Jedi is a familiar face to most of the courthouse’s staff and visitors. He provides…

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Guests to Jedi's courthouse birthday party had the option to make a donation or fill out a card for his birthday poster. No party is complete without cupcakes (for the guests) topped with a graham cracker Scooby Snack. On the PULSE