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Bloomsburg suspect allegedly got drunk, choked woman
BLOOMSBURG — An intoxicated man who choked his girlfriend to the point that she was “gasping” for air jumped out of a...
CEO: Health system hired more doctors as it battles increased costs and less funding
DANVILLE — Geisinger CEO David Feinberg acknowledged that the company’s communications office has a standard response...
Damage surprises Briar Creek Township family, Columbia County official
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — Heavy rains overnight Tuesday caused several creeks to flood, washing out roads and creating damage...
BLOOMSBURG — Newspaper reporters will not be required to testify at accused killer Anthony Rocco Franklin’s upcoming...
Police say common household items can hide drugs, weapons
BENSALEM (AP) —There are warning signs parents could easily miss: A blood-speckled tissue in the trash. A misshaped...

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Columbia Montour Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament: 10 a.m. start, Mill Race Golf Course, 4584 Red Rock Road, Benton...
1844: Samuel F.B. Morse transmitted the message “What hath God wrought” from Washington to Baltimore as he formally...
• Country singer Billy Gilman, 30. • Dancer-choreographer-singer Mark Ballas, 32. • Actor Eric Close, 51. •...
• Montour County has published its policy on non-discrimination due to disability. • Mount Pleasant Township is taking...
$1B awarded in rape case ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia jury has awarded an eye-popping $1 billion verdict against a...
Harvard accepts homeless teen PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia teen Richard Jenkins says he used to sleep in a...
TREASURE HUNT: 6-13-17-20-26 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 4-3 WILD: 3 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 4-7-9 WILD: 3 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 1-5-3-9...


 
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Catawissa borough’s annual community yard sale returns Saturday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. — rain or shine. Yard sale maps...
PLAINS TWP. — Several teachers and at least one police officer were injured in what was described as a riot inside the...
OLD LYCOMING TWP. —A 73-year-old music teacher is jailed on charges of allegedly possessing and manufacturing obscene...
BERWICK — A woman accused of letting a 2-year-old slip away to a construction site where an excavator was operating...
GREENWOOD TWP. — A call for a someone trapped in a vehicle in water early Wednesday morning turned out to be not so...


 
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Faithful church member devoted to family
Our beautiful mother, Romaine Alice (Malkoskie) Bognar, passed away Tuesday, May 22, 2018. She was born Oct. 31, 1934...
Here are Memorial Day events planned for the area: Saturday • SONESTOWN — 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Memorial Day Tribute with...
Lifelong farmer, avid reader served in WWII
Franklin D. Welliver, 91, 165 Fowlersville Road, Bloomsburg, died at 3:06 p.m. on Tuesday, May 22, 2018, at the...
California native worked at Weis Markets
Ruby L. Burt, 92, of Bloomsburg passed away on Sunday, May 20, 2018, at Grandview Nursing and Rehab, with her family at...
30-year Wise Chip employee enjoyed gardening
Joyce M. Segin Caplo (nee Fetterman), 91, formerly of Berwick, passed away Friday, May 18, 2018, at Bloomsburg...
SUNBURY — The lawyer for alleged serial rapist John Kurtz argued in county court Tuesday that information obtained...
LAKE WORTH, Fla. (AP) — Officials say they still don’t know who sent a “zombie alert” to residents of a Florida city...
That’s Luke Thatcher Luke Thatcher was the Central Columbia FBLA marketing team member pictured with Connor Eyerly in...


 
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BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Sheriff’s Department has released this list of people it says are wanted on warrants....
CARLISLE — Giant Food Stores, LLC is recalling Private Brand Frozen Broccoli Cuts (16 oz.) with sell-by date of March...
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“During the past two weeks, there have been a few forecasts that weren’t completely accurate. Luckily, conditions...
NEW YORK (AP) — Comedian and Food Network host Josh Denny has called his tweets using the N-word and comparing use of “...


 
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Deviled eggs know no single season or demographic. They are blissfully democratic appetizers. In the same category as...
To create a buttermilk coleslaw with crisp pieces of cabbage lightly coated with a flavorful buttermilk dressing that...
A tangy, tomatoey, molasses-laced sauce is the indisputable star of traditional American barbecued chicken. The brick-...


 
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Check out the nice job the railroad did of cutting the trees down and the mess they left along Route 42 between Rupert...


 
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MAHONING TWP. — Two people threw garbage from a parked vehicle onto the ground at Hess Field on May 10 at 1:18 p.m.,...
BERWICK — Berwick Drama Club presents “Narrators Gone Bad” by Kate Mochnacz and directed by Samantha Norton, on June 1...
VALLEY TWP. — A driver had 48 bags of marijuana and three bags of THC wax during a traffic stop on Interstate 80,...
A man allegedly broke into Arcus Brothers on East Street in Bloomsburg around 4 a.m., May 7, and stole jewelry,...
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Like others, children seek real or imaginary role models to look up to and to imitate. In today’s information-driven...
NW among failing
A bill that aims to free children trapped in poorly performing schools — including one in our area —finally found some...
Commuting to and from work usually don’t come with any real perks. More often than not it’s an additional expense you...
As Memorial Day approaches, it saddens me to think that the town pool will be empty of water and pool enthusiasts. My...
One lazy Sunday morning, as the wife and I were sitting at the breakfast table, I said, “When I die, I want you to sell...
I just returned from a delightful evening of Jazz, Coffee, and Dessert held at the Danville High School, and hosted by...
“I just hope everyone here realizes the time to talk is over, and you need to walk your talk.” Rep. Debbie Dingell...
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SHANGHAI (AP) —“Panda Beer,” “Little General,” “Flying Fist IPA,” and “Mandarin Wheat” were among the offerings on tap...
Today we will be rewinding 10 years and reliving the events of a rather colorful day when I was 18 years old. As I...
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NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge in New York says President Donald Trump cannot block his critics on Twitter without...
It takes a “Monster” to play a Fox News vixen. The Hollywood Reporter reveals Oscar winner Charlize Theron will...
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Area pupils complete STEM classBLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University recognized the fourth graduating class of STEM Magnet...
WILLIAMSPORT — Central Columbia High School students dominated at the Ray of Light Awards recently, as students earned...
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It all adds up Holy Family School’s first- grade students are learning to add two-digit numbers with regrouping....
At L.R. Appleman Elementary School, students are finding more than books in the library these days. Thanks to several...
Jonathan R. Klingerman, a senior at Berwick Area High School, is Kiwanis Club Student of the Month for May. He is the...
On May 8, students from Columbia-Montour AVTS enrolled in the SkillsUSA organization, along with their adviser and...
Here are available school menus for the week of May 28: BENTON/breakfast —Monday: No school. Tuesday: Dutch waffle....
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BORN TODAY You are intelligent and verbally clever. You are impulsive, and suddenly might take a trip. This year it’s...
DEAR ABBY: My mother is a narcissist and a user. She has never held down a job and blames everyone else. We rarely get...
DEAR DR. ROACH: Last April, I had back surgery to enlarge the disc openings. Some of my problems were corrected with...
Driver fooled by satirical website OAKLAND, Maine (AP) —A Maine police officer says a motorist duped by a satirical...
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League: Players on field for anthem must stand
ATLANTA — NFL owners approved a new policy Wednesday aimed at addressing the firestorm over national anthem protests...
Ayres’ run-scoring single lifts Tornadoes to win
KULPMONT — All relief pitcher Cole Hock could do was hang his head and walk off the hill as John Ayres’ hit sailed over...
Pitching, defense lift Southern to win over Panthers
For the Press Enterprise FRANKLIN TWP. — If Southern Columbia continues to pitch and play defense the way it did on...
HOUSTON — The Houston Rockets have a chance to take their first lead in the Western Conference finals with a victory...
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PHILADELPHIA — Jake Arrieta struck out seven in 6 2/3 sharp innings, Carlos Santana’s swinging-bunt broke a scoreless...
NEW YORK — J.T. Realmuto and Starlin Castro each hit an RBI single off closer Jeurys Familia in the ninth inning, and...
MILWAUKEE — Travis Shaw hit a three-run homer and Jesus Aguilar had a go-ahead, two-run single during a seven-run...
MINNEAPOLIS — Michael Fulmer won for the first time in four starts, Niko Goodrum ended an 0-for-14 skid with a home run...
WASHINGTON — Christian Villanueva hit a two-run double, Tyson Ross pitched into the seventh inning and San Diego...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. —Xander Bogaerts sparked a three-run rally in the ninth inning, David Price pitched the bulk of a...
BATTING—Betts, Boston,.368; Martinez, Boston,.343; Machado, Baltimore,.335; Brantley, Cleveland,.331; Simmons, Los...
AMERICAN LEAGUE Twins 6, Tigers 0 Detroit 000 000 000—0 7 0 Minnesota 000 030 30x—6 7 1 Boyd, Saupold (5), Farmer (...
ST. LOUIS — Drew Butera had a two-run single in the 10th inning and Kansas City earned a victory over St. Louis....
HOUSTON — Justin Verlander got some run support for the first time in nearly a month and led Houston over San Francisco...
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Jeff Gordon didn’t give much thought to NASCAR while racing sprint cars in Indiana as a teenager. He...
CONFERENCE FINALS Best-of-7 Sunday, May 13 Boston 108, Cleveland 83 Monday, May 14 Golden State 119, Houston 106...
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May 24, 1988 • Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Pedro Guerrero draws a four-game suspension for throwing a bat at Mets...
AUTO RACING 8:55 a.m. ESPNEWS — Formula One, Monaco Grand Prix, practice, at Monaco 2:30 p.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Monster...
BASEBALL American League CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Signed OF Alex Presley to a minor league contract. CLEVELAND INDIANS...
TOWANDA — Courtesy runner Lily Yablonski scored the go-ahead run in the eighth inning to help No. 9 seed Bloomsburg...
Today BASEBALL High school District 2 Class 4A playoffs Berwick vs. TBD............................. TBD SOFTBALL...
Mlb FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League at Cincinnati -111/+101 Pittsburgh at Milwaukee -147/+137 New York...