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Local pair allegedly used discarded slips in scheme to rip off Wal-Mart
BUCKHORN — A man allegedly canvassed the interior of Wal-Mart and its parking lot looking for receipts he could use to...
But Berwick teen says his, beau’s race may have alarmed manager
BERWICK — A 19-year-old was arrested after allegedly threatening the manager of Dunkin’ Donuts Monday, then resisting...
Hemlock vegetable growers to host rally against pipeline ‘bomb’
HEMLOCK TWP. — Vegetable farmers Chris McCallum and Jill Lashmett expect to be put out of business for at least one...
Berwick man’s defenders delay sentencing for second opinion
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man who pleaded guilty to molesting three young girls in his home over several years fits the...
Police: Parent said she was at wheel to shield unlicensed man, 23
SCOTT TWP. — A man who called his mother after an accident here is now accused of hit-and-run after his mom was charged...


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1924: President Calvin Coolidge delivered the first radio broadcast from the White House as he addressed the country...
• Actor Daniel E. Smith, 27. • Actress Drew Barrymore, 42. • Singer James Blunt, 43. • TV host Clinton Kelly, 48...
Free Men’s Breakfast: 7:30 a.m., First Presbyterian Church, 320 Market St., Berwick. SNAP PRE-SCREENING: 10 a.m.-1 p.m...
Chief: ‘No threat’ at hospital HOUSTON (AP) — No one was found injured and there was no evidence that a shooting...
• Southern Columbia Area School Board gives notice today that it will ask the state for permission to impose a tax...
Officer’s killer gets prison GREENSBURG (AP) — A man will spend at least 12 years in prison on third-degree murder,...
TREASURE HUNT: 14-17-18-23-25 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 4-9; WILD: 7 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 7-9-2; WILD: 7 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 6-7-...
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BERWICK — The contractor running Berwick’s school cafeterias offered kindergartners free lunches for three days, and is...
Relatives and friends of George Curry are hoping for a strong turnout in memory of the legendary coach June 24. That’s...
HARRISBURG — Republican state lawmakers questioned Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf’s assumptions for revenue from a minimum...
SCRANTON (AP) — A judge has ruled a former part-time police officer cannot argue self-defense in the off-duty shooting...
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Longtime truck driver enjoyed playing guitar
Albert P. Smith, 89, of Catawissa died Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, a patient of the Grandview Health Homes, Danville....
PARIS (AP) — Amnesty International says “toxic” fear-mongering by anti-establishment politicians, among them President...
Held managerial position under Carter Admin.
Nicholas John Roll, Esq., 91, passed away at 8:15 a.m. Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, after a prolonged struggle with cancer....
Celebration of Life will be announced
Cora Marie (Gensel) Zettle, 67, of Huntington Mills passed away on Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017, after a two-year, hard fight...
Artists seek $1.25M for Bowie memorial LONDON (AP) — Artists and activists want to create a permanent memorial to...
BLOOMSBURG — In addition to her powerful, soulful voice, Kamerra “Kam” Franklin can thank a severely injured ankle for...
YASKIEWICZ — Funeral services for Joseph A., of Hazleton, who passed away Thursday evening at Geisinger Medical Center...
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“So far February has been a relatively dry month. “I have measured only 1.22 inches of moisture. “The last...
Civil lawsuits filed in Millville court MILLVILLE — The following civil suits have been filed in the office of...
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) —South Dakota legislators are weighing whether to let teachers decide how much skepticism to work...
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Despite shooting struggles, Millville rolls into semis
MILLVILLE — Millville’s District 4 Class 1A quarterfinal was never really close, but Quakers coach Rick Reichner knew...
Junior guard hits six 3s to score a game-high 34
For the Press Enterprise NANTICOKE — If Berwick continues to get performances like it got from Reese Mensinger last...
Junior goes just 1 of 15 at line in quarterfinal win
FRANKLIN TWP. — It’s not too often that the most valuable player of a game misses 14 of 15 free throws. Fortunately...
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Jimmie Johnson might have had an easier time had his 6-year-old daughter asked for help with a...
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STATE COLLEGE — Ryan Cline scored six of his 11 points in overtime to lift No. 14 Purdue to a 74-70 victory over Penn...
Magic Johnson is leading the Los Angeles Lakers again after a major shake-up of the struggling franchise’s front office...
RALEIGH, N.C. — Sidney Crosby scored the go-ahead goal on a deflection in the second period, and the Pittsburgh...
PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh Steelers assistant coach Joey Porter has been fined $300 after pleading guilty to disorderly...
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GOODYEAR, Ariz. — Michael Brantley has clashed with self-doubt and depression while pushing his body. The former All-...
SARASOTA, Fla. —Chris Davis is trying to forget last year. Yes, the Baltimore Orioles first baseman hit 38 home runs...
TAMPA, Fla. — Alex Rodriguez maintains he will not attempt a comeback. Released last August with more than a season...
KISSIMMEE, Fla. — Jace Peterson starts out the day shagging fly balls in the outfield. Then, he changes gloves and...
ST. LOUIS — Rick Ankiel says he drank vodka before his first two starts in 2001 to quell anxiety after throwing five...
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Feb. 22, 1987 • Armon Gilliam scores 23 of his 27 points in the second half to allow No. 1-ranked UNLV to overcome a...
Today BASKETBALL High school boys District 2 Class 2A at Tunkhannock Northwest vs. Mt. View........ 7:30 p.m....
BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Designated INF/ OF Christian Walker for assignment. Agreed to terms...
COLLEGE BASKETBALL 6:30 p.m. BTN — Michigan at Rutgers SEC — Vanderbilt at Tennessee 7 p.m. CBSSN — DePaul at...
COLLEGE BASKETBALL FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG Michigan 7 at Rutgers at Tennessee 3½ Vanderbilt at VCU 21 Saint Louis...
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Food bank robbed after church service YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) —Officials say nearly 1,000 pounds of food was stolen from a...
Bill part of 2011 food law enacted by Obama
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A bill approved by the Senate would allow state inspectors to carry out warrantless inspections of...
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri representative has proposed a bill requiring raising the age of people tried in...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia lawmakers want the General Assembly’s 400th birthday in 2019 to be a celebration worthy...
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — A federal judge says lawyers representing a group of youths arguing over climate policy should...
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ATHENS, Ga. — The Celtic cross tattoo on Shannon Martinez’s leg gives away her past. A victim of sexual assault at 14...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Millions of people in the United States illegally could face rapid deportation — including people...
UNIVERSITY CITY, Mo. (AP) — Vandals have damaged or tipped over as many as 200 headstones at a Jewish cemetery in...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A pastor says a statue of Jesus has been vandalized twice this month outside a church. Pastor Brad...
FORT SMITH, Ark. (AP) — Police say two men have been arrested for vandalizing mosques in the western Arkansas city....
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Basic jambalaya recipe takes on regional flavors
The sad fact of the matter is, most of us won’t make it to New Orleans to celebrate Mardi Gras. But that’s no reason to...
With Mardi Gras looming, I thought it might be fun to cook up some New Orleans-styled goodies featuring duck, andouille...
Editor’s Note: “Too melancholy,” I said to myself as I did something I rarely do: sent this column back to Gloria for...
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EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from a column by E.J. Dionne Jr. of The Washington Post. Let’s not mumble or whisper about...
Who’s got time to hate?
The Ku Klux Klan has once again papered a Berwick neighborhood with recruiting fliers left on lawns. They were held...
Tim Scott, a U.S. senator from South Carolina, last week found himself at the corner of exasperation and recitation....
I took my wife to Seasons on Main in Bloomsburg, for Valentine’s Day. I had promised her years ago I would never fail...
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ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) —Maryland’s ban on 45 kinds of assault weapons and its 10-round limit on gun magazines were upheld...
NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart says its fourth-quarter results show it’s making headway in its efforts to better compete...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A man who destroyed Donald Trump’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame has been sentenced to three...
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BENTON — Here are honor roll students at Benton Middle School for the second marking period: Distinguished • Seventh...
Visitors Bureau’s website redesigned The Columbia-Montour Visitors Bureau, the official tourist promotion agency for...
Dean’s list GROVE CITY — These local students were named to the fall dean’s list at Grove City College: • Ben Lapp,...
LEWISBURG — Community Health and Wellness at Evangelical Community Hospital will hold these March screenings: • Free...
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Families, we’re often reminded, come in all shapes and sizes. Each has its own unique story. This may be a new one:...
DEAR DR. ROACH: At 64, I was in very good health except for moderate hypertension, which was treated with lisinopril...
DEAR ABBY: I have recently started disclosing to close friends and family that I am asexual (someone who experiences no...
HARRISBURG (AP) — A school district has agreed to remove a granite Ten Commandments monument from outside a high school...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: Because you are empathetic, you like to help others. You always are willing to share the...
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Could you please send a photographer to 1433 Brittain Street, Berwick, and look at the dump in that backyard. Berwick...