Stories from Monday, November 26, 2012

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Columbia leader hunts local symbol to mark county’s 2013 bicentennial
BERWICK — Columbia County Commissioner Dave Kovach is looking for a Stuart tank made in Berwick to honor those who...
October lottery tickets pay lucky players $31G and $10G respectively
Lottery players from Berwick and Shickshinny both beat colossal odds in October and walked away with big prizes....
Danville distributorship catering to makers of beer and wine
DANVILLE — Beer enthusiasts can not only pick up a case of their favorite brew, but also the equipment and ingredients...
Columbia Aircraft, Bloom in dispute over $49G in back rent
BLOOMSBURG — More than a year after the Lee flood, employees at the business renting the town’s airport buildings still...
Luis and Theresa are both severely hearing-impaired. This makes them eligible for disability benefits. However, they...
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1789: Nov. 26 was a day of thanksgiving set aside by President George Washington to observe the adoption of the...
Hunters’ Luncheon: 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Katy’s Church, next to State Game Lands in Madison Township, Columbia County. Free...
• Singer Aubrey Collins, 25. • Pop singer Natasha Bedingfield, 31. • Country singer Joe Nichols, 36. • Actress Maia...
Pa. firm plans gas pipeline BINGHAMTON, N.Y. (AP) — A Pennsylvania company is planning a 75-mile natural gas pipeline...
Tot mom’s search overlooked ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Florida sheriff’s office that investigated the disappearance of...
• Mifflin Township supervisors will meet Nov. 28 at 5 p.m. to accept or reject bids on two vehicles; at the same...
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FBI agent spots alleged DUI MIFFLIN TWP. — An FBI agent who spotted a swerving driver tossing a beer can from his car...
Last Friday marked the beginning of free parking season in Downtown Bloomsburg. Parking at metered spots on Main...
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Police cite man over gesture CATAWISSA — A Catawissa man made an obscene gesture and called a woman an offensive name...
BERWICK — Here are Berwick High School honor roll students for the first marking period: Distinguished Honors • Ninth...
Intelligencer Journal/Lancaster New Era LANCASTER (AP) —Trouble with other students led Jonathan Kennedy to leave...
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Grace E. McDaniels David and Lyndi (Nolte) McDaniels, Bloomsburg, are the parents of a daughter, Grace Evalyn, born...
HONS — Freda E., 89, of Pine St., Berwick, widow of M. Fitch Hons Sr., died Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, at Berwick...
Enjoyed baking, cooking, visits from friends Pauline V. Magill, age 88, of East Eighth Street, Bloomsburg, died on...
Outdoorsman loved cooking, hunting, fishing Shane H. Van Pelt, 71, of West Seventh Street, Mifflinville, died early...
Think Sandy was just a 100-year storm that devastated New York City? Imagine one just as bad, or worse, every three...
Loved square dancing, cooking, playing bingo Ethel B. Switzer, 92, of Municipal Road, Shickshinny, passed away Friday...
Funeral arrangements to be announced Ann L. Evans, 60, of Conyngham, passed away Sunday morning, Nov. 25, 2012, at...
Funeral arrangements to be announced Dorothy Hagenbaugh, 94, formerly of Nescopeck, Shickshinny, and Rochester, N.Y.,...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Add seven swans, six geese and five golden rings to the list of Christmas gifts that cost more than...
Volunteered as Gray Lady through Red Cross Shirley C. Augustine, 83, of Berwick, died Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012, at Berwick...
Garage owner, longtime fire company chief Dale Rockel, 55, of Pond Hill passed away Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012, in Geislnger...
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What is Israel waiting for? I hope not the U.S. with its faux Christian leader. Don’t wait for an apology either,...
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Q. I was rushed to the emergency department a few weeks ago because of low sodium. I have always been careful to eat a...
DALLAS (AP) — Women who enjoy a daily dose of coffee may like this perk: It might lower their risk of stroke. Women in...
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John Kitson and wife Blanche of Bendertown near Benton are living proof of the adage that staying active is one key to...
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or...
With his re-election behind him, perhaps now President Obama will finally release his regulatory agenda, which was due...

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