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The Greenwood Valley Boys and friends take to the stage with gospel music  to kick off the 35th season of Jerseytown Jams at the Jerseytown Community Center on Sunday. The bluegrass jams are held on the third Sunday of the month.
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The Greenwood Valley Boys and friends take to the stage with gospel music to kick off the 35th season of Jerseytown Jams at the Jerseytown Community Center on Sunday. The bluegrass jams are held on the third Sunday of the month.

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Bloom woman allegedly threw up while she was stopped at red light
SCOTT TWP. — A drunken woman with her 2-year-old along threw up outside her car while it was stopped at a red light on...
Records: Danville man had two DUI convictions and an arrest warrant
GREENWOOD TWP. — A Danville man drove drunk at 25 mph over the speed limit, tried to get away from police, then lied...
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Two accused of shoplifting BUCKHORN — A man and woman allegedly removed UPC codes from a $2.47 package of magnets and...
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Page 2 of the Morning Press: Ebola patient’s family upset. And Rev. Jesse Jackson went with the family to visit this...
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... daughter of Patrick and Tami Wiehe, Catawissa, is 6 years old today. Grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Bauman,...
... son of Tom and Polly Sharrow, Catawissa, will be 9 years old Saturday. He is the grandson of Terry and Lou Ann...
... daughter of Tom and Polly Sharrow, Catawissa, will turn 12 on Wednesday. She is the granddaughter of Terry and Lou...
... daughter of Brad and Alissa Conklin, Bloomsburg, turned 9 Oct. 15. Grandparents are Lynn and Sally Appelman and...
... son of Kirk and Meredith Lehman, Danville, is 3 today. Grandparents are Henry and Kathy West, Robert and Cindy...
... daughter of Rick and Abby Kuchka, San Antonio, Texas, turned 8 on Sunday. Grandparents are Patrick and Anna Mae...
... daughter of Andrea Helwig and David Bausch, Riverside, will turn 9 on Tuesday. Grandparents are Judy and Mike...
... son of Scott and Nellie Hicks, Catawissa, turned 7 on Oct. 15. Grandparents are Karen Morgan, Orbisonia, and Sandy...
... son of Scott Woolcock, Stone Harbor, N.J., and Lisa Ciccarone, Cape May Court House, N.J., turned 6 on Oct. 11....
... son of Jenn Burkland, Bloomsburg, and Brad Burkland, Orangeville, is 5 years old today. Grandparents are Debbie...
... daughter of Kim and Jeremy Deterick, Gilbertsville, will turn 4 Tuesday. Grandparents are Bob and Beverly Scoza,...
... son of Marc and Traci Surette, Las Vegas, turns 9 Tuesday. Grandparents are William Jr. and Cathy Davis,...
... daughter of Harry “Matt” and Melanie Hons, Millville, will turn 8 on Tuesday. Grandparents are Steve and Georgie...
... son of Thomas and Denice Hewlett, North Wales, Pa., will turn 10 Friday. Grandparents are Marlene Hewlett,...
... son of Megan Hamilton-Witmer and Russell Witmer, will turn 6 Thursday. Grandparents are Russell E. and Betsy Witmer...
... son of Scott Bogert, Nescopeck, and Polly Bogert, Watsontown, will turn 11 on Tuesday. His grandparents are David...
... daughter of Shawn and Rayanne Preisz, will turn 6 on Sunday. Grandparents are Denny and Carol Wagner and Dean and...
... daughter of Sue and John Ohl Jr., Bloomsburg, turned 6 on Sunday. Grandparents are Mick and Carol Hill, Bloomsburg...
... son of Christopher Sosar and Mandy Pollick, Nescopeck, will turn 3 on Tuesday. He is the grandson of Buck and...
... son of Clarissa Geary, Ringtown, and Eric Geary, turned 11 on Oct. 15. Grandparents are Ralph and Charlene Shoup,...
... daughter of Eric and Sandy Keefer, Catawissa, will turn 10 on Tuesday. She is the granddaughter of Barry and Cindy...
... twin daughters of Fred and Jess Reibsome, Mifflinburg, are 4 years old today. They are the granddaughters of Fred...
... sons of Bryna and Ben Hock, Millville, are celebrating birthdays. Carter will turn 4 on Tuesday and Logan will be 8...
... daughter of Steven and Sherry Fraind, turned 7 on Oct. 18. Grandparents are Ruth Ann Hower and Fred and Nancy...
... twin daughters of Stacey and Scott McDonald of Enola, celebrated their 11th birthdays on Oct. 15. MaKayla and...
... daughter of Patti and Karl Andreas Jr., Berwick, turned 11 on Oct. 17. She is the granddaughter of Kathleen DeYong...
... son of Trevor and Maryfrances Knoebel, Elysburg, will turn 9 on Thursday. He is the grandson of Ronald and Elinor...
... daughter of Angelic and Michael Fritz, Benton, will be 6 years old Wednesday. She is the granddaughter of Dorothy...
... daughter of Jeff and Heather Yordy, Millville, will turn 10 Tuesday. Grandparents are Ned and MaryJane Hill,...