Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Page 1
Case alleges retaliation for reporting ethics violations among school execs
BENTON — A counselor was fired from her job at the Benton Area School District as retaliation for reporting unethical...
BENTON — An anonymous letter was sent to Benton’s school board and superintendent this summer, accusing the high school...
‘It’s a nice honor’
BERWICK — The track and turf stadium next to Salem Elementary now has an official name: Senator John R. Gordner Stadium...
Wife finishes, shares autobiography of former Bloom physician who succumbed to cancer
As former Bloomsburg doctor David Revak battledesophageal cancer in the final months of his life, his physician wife...
Berwick native says he wants youth off streets, away from drugs
BERWICK — Leo Talanca has one goal in starting a boxing club here: to get kids thinking, not fighting. “We want to...
A caseworker fears stress will kill Lester and Effie before their various ailments can. The Catawissa couple, 81 and...


Advertisement
Page 2
Breakfast With Santa: 7-11 a.m., Millville Fire Company. Christmas in Bloom: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Industrial Arts Building...
1844: The first experimental use of an inhaled anesthetic in dentistry took place as Dr. Horace Wells of Hartford,...
• Actress Teri Garr, 69. • Actress Lynda Day George, 72. • Singer Brenda Lee, 72. • U.S. Secretary of State John...
Twin soccer blasts claim 29 ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey’s Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu says two blasts after an...
Pa. electors stand by Trump HARRISBURG (AP) — Anyone hoping Pennsylvania’s 20 “unbound” Electoral College members...
TREASURE HUNT: 13-15-17-26-29 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 3-6, Wild: 2 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 0-5-3, Wild: 2 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 4-9-...
Page 3
Madonna did what with Michael Jackson ? In one of the most memorable broadcasts in late-night TV since David...
SHAMOKIN DAM — UGI Energy’s $160 million natural gas pipeline through the Susquehanna Valley is nearly completed,...
Wreck shuts down I-80 early Saturday NESCOPECK TWP. — A crash on Interstate 80 in the wee hours Saturday forced the...
Advertisement
Page 4
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — A flock of wild turkeys, long considered menaces to one Oregon town, have sparked new ire after...
Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — The following people pleaded guilty to various crimes in Columbia County Court last week.• Maria Everett,...
MILLVILLE — The following civil suits have been filed in the office of District Judge Doug Brewer. The defendants in...
DANVILLE — A family celebrated its third Eagle Scout at a ceremony Saturday at Grove Presbyterian Church. Hunter D....
Man pleads guilty to arson threats BLOOMSBURG — A Stillwater man has pleaded guilty to making threats of burning down...
Colorado testing digital licenses COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Colorado will test digital licenses for drivers in a...

Advertisement

Page 7
Vet, prize-winning baker, worked at Wise Foods
David George Hook, 67, of Berwick, passed away Dec. 9, 2016, at Geisinger Medical Center. He was born Oct. 28, 1949, in...
Longtime Florida attorney born in Bloomsburg
Richard M. Robbins, 77, of Clearwater, Fla., passed away Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016. He was born Feb. 28, 1939, in the...
Mine using drones angers neighbors KINGMAN, Ariz. (AP) —A company using drones to look for copper deposits near a...
Funeral arrangements will be announced
Edwin D. “Ed” Crawford, age 81, of Bloomsburg died on Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016, at his home. A completed obituary will...
Court: Porn offender must liquidate retirement fundsKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A man serving a 260-year sentence in a...
Hunter says he was cited once William Toth says he was cited once for unlawful taking of game after he put down an...
Page 8
“Do your moving about early today as Winter Storm Caly is forecast to spread snow into the area this afternoon, making...
Page 9
Steel Valley shuts down Southern in state final
HERSHEY — The scene was so unfamiliar. Southern Columbia’s tearful players were huddled at midfield. In the distance,...
Page 10
Saturday offered the rare example where Southern Columbia was mercy ruled by a opponent that was clearly superior. The...
Steel Valley defense TACKLES Solo Asst. Tot. Kaleb Hughes 8 1 9 Zai’Quan Henderson 6 2 8 Tremeire Redden 3 4 7...
Page 12
Press Enterprise HERSHEY — Southern Columbia seemed to suffer a disastrous start to the Class 2A state championship...
Page 13
NEW YORK — Lamar Jackson leapt over a loaded field of Heisman Trophy contenders early in the season and by the time he...
WASHINGTON — John Wall had 24 points and 11 assists, Bradley Beal added 20 points, and the Washington Wizards used a...
PHILADELPHIA —Brayden Schenn scored three power-play goals to lead the Philadelphia Flyers to their eighth straight...
NEWARK, N.J. — Josh Hart scored a career-high 37 points and No. 1 Villanova rallied from an 11-point deficit to beat No...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Toronto 16 7.696 — Boston 13 10.565 3 New York 13 10.565 3...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Montreal 28 19 6 3 41 91 62 Ottawa 28 16 10 2 34 69 73...
Page 14
BERWICK — Berwick’s Reese Mensinger was named MVP of the Nespoli tournament and Tori Talanca was an all-tournament...
Dec. 11
Dec. 11, 1986 • CBS football commentator John Madden suffers a bout of claustrophobia, but survives a blackout on a...
Today No events scheduled ––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––Monday BASKETBALL High school boys Benton at Sunbury...
NBA FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG at Detroit OFF OFF Philadelphia at Oklahoma City 4 209 Boston Golden State 9 223½ at...
BOWLING 1 p.m. ESPN — PBA World Championship, at Reno, Nev. –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– COLLEGE BASKETBALL Noon...
BASKETBALL National Basketball Association CHICAGO BULLS — Recalled G Jerian Grant and F Paul Zipser from Windy City (...
Page 20
‘Burned’ flag to keep flying DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A University of Dayton official says an American flag that was...
ALLENTOWN — Riverstone Holdings has finished its merger with Talen Energy Corp., and the private investment company now...
Bloom driver cited in Friday collision BRIAR CREEK — No one was hurt in a two-vehicle collision here Friday in which...
Page 22
Shooting hours Shooting hours in this area this week are from 6:51 a.m. to 5:10 p.m. If you are hunting in other...
The Pennsylvania bear season is now history. The final results, which will include the extended season in some areas...
Page 24
LEWISBURG — A ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house is scheduled for this Thursday, Dec. 15, at Heritage Springs...
Dear Mr. Berko: My father-in-law’s portfolio has 100 shares of North State Communications, which my wife and I think...
DANVILLE — Onyxx Hill Masonry & Construction LLC recently celebrated its grand opening in Sunbury. Owners John and...
Dear Mr. Berko: My wife and I enjoyed your speech when you were in Syracuse, New York, last October. Your comments...
DANVILLE — Renee Blackburn has joined J&J Financial at its office, 285 Mill St., to provide support services, a...
Page 25
ROSE: Humane Officer Kelsey Beam joined the SPCA in June, but she’s already seen more than her share of misery. Just...
zerohedge.com ...The latest example why the “mainstream media” is facing a historic crisis of confidence among its...
Imagine, if you will, a Catholic church where divorced men and women were welcome to come and fully participate in the...
Time Magazine has named Donald Trump its Person of the Year, going to “the person who had the greatest influence, for...
Page 28
American gangsters traditionally use euphemisms and nicknames (“Chin,” “The Nose”) to disguise criminal activities, but...
Page 29
Holiday customers enjoy paying it forward
Lisa Ludwinski expects to sell more pie at her Detroit bakery during the holiday season, and not just to people...
After dropping sharply between 2005 and 2012, the number of children in the U.S. foster care system has increased for a...
NEW YORK — The American dream of a blissful retirement, free of financial worries, is dying. Most U.S. households are...
Page 30
SHICKSHINNY — Here are Northwest Area Senior High and Middle School honor roll students for the first marking period...
BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations this week: • Monday — St....
BLOOMSBURG — Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church this week: • Monday:...
Stefanie Hendel and Timothy Bodman of Hatboro announce their engagement and upcoming summer wedding. The bride-to-be...
Deborah and Steven Jordan, Sugarloaf, announce the engagement of their daughter, Mandie J. Jordan, to Dustin A....
Page 31
Geisinger-Bloomsburg SUNDAY — Gift shop: Dorene Miguelez, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. MONDAY — Gift shop: Betty Kisner, Janet...
12/MONDAY Narcotics Anonymous “Lunch Bunch” group, Mondays, noon, Wesley UM Church, 130 W. Third St., Bloomsburg, rear...
Senior centers list week’s activities • Benton — Monday: Sit & Fit, 10 a.m.; Geisinger Home Care glucose readings...
Anniversaries • Thomas and Barbara Harris of Danville celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on Dec. 8. They are...
Page 32
MINNEAPOLIS — Halfway through his first season hosting “A Prairie Home Companion,” mandolin maestro Chris Thile still...
WASHINGTON (AP) —The likelihood that young adults will earn more than their parents has plummeted in recent decades, a...
NEW YORK (AP) — Leonardo DiCaprio and the head of his foundation met Wednesday with President-elect Donald Trump to...
Page 33
I know you take pictures of things, how about where East 9th St and Cherry St meet in Bloomsburg? The sharp turn where...
Page 36
DEAR ABBY: For the past 17 years, we have hosted parties at Christmas. Although years ago they started with 15 guests...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You are forgiving and tolerant. You inspire others to be their best. You are passionate about...
NEW YORK (AP) — “America’s Got Talent” judge Melanie Brown will soon remind Broadway audiences what kind of talent she’...