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Inner Circle prepares for Phil's big day; record crowd expected

January 31, 2013

Punxsutawney Spirit file photo Ron Ploucha (left), Punxsutawney Phil's co-handler, and Bill Deeley, Groundhog Club president, pose with Phil after the 2012 Groundhog Day festivities.

PUNXSUTAWNEY — It could be an all-time record crowd with Groundhog Day returning to the weekend for the first time in a number of years for the 127th-annual trek to Gobbler’s Knob.

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