Stories from Saturday, August 26, 2017

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Cops: BU student stole PlayStation 4 from dorm room and quickly sold it
BLOOMSBURG — When a PlayStation 4 went missing from a Bloomsburg University student’s dorm room, it took technicians in...
Bloomsburg man allegedly struggled with authorities
BLOOMSBURG — A man allegedly pulled a knife on another man during an early-morning street fight Friday outside a...
Montour County alters addresses, rendering driveway stone inaccurate
Press Enterprise Managing Editor VALLEY TWP. — About eight years ago, Bob Culver decided he wanted to do something to...
Solicitor defends discussion of manager ordinance
BLOOMSBURG — A candidate for town council says officials violated the law when they used an email chain to hash out the...
Governor warns Category 4 storm will be ‘a very major disaster’
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — Hurricane Harvey began moving into Texas late Friday, bringing the fierce winds and...

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1920: The 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, guaranteeing American women’s right to vote, was certified in effect...
• Actor Chris Pine, 37. • Actor Macaulay Culkin, 37. • Actress Melissa McCarthy, 47. • Actor Chris Burke, 52...
Baby elephant ‘up, moving’ PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium says a baby elephant born...
Canada steps up deportations TORONTO (AP) — Canada has stepped up deportations of migrants this year as a surge of...
• Montour Township Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing on proposed updates to the Comprehensive Plan and...
Community Sale: 8 a.m.-4 p.m., 355 Tenny St., Espy. Hand in Hand Family Resource Center Golf Tournament: Arnold’s Golf...
TREASURE HUNT: 5-16-22-23-30 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 2-7, Wild: 5 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 3-7-5, Wild: 5 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 3-6-0...


 
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There are broken hearts in Bachelor-land as Nick Viall and Vanessa Grimaldi have ended their reality fairytale romance...
84-year-old killed when car hits semi FAIRMOUNT TWP. — An 84-year-old driver was killed when he crashed his car into...
FRANKLIN TWP. — A 17-year-old girl lost control of her car and flipped it over an embankment here Friday, police say...
Suit claims trailer was uninhabitable BERWICK — A woman bought a trailer for $7,000 and discovered it was unlivable,...


 
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LEWISBURG — A Danville native is the new dean of admissions at Bucknell University. Kevin T. Mathes is currently...
Cops: Man stole pants, key ring MAHONING TWP. — A Danville man looking for a friend took a pair of pants and a key...
BERWICK — A new Teen Center will have an opening party for teens only today. From 4-8 p.m., there will be a DJ, food,...
BLOOMSBURG — A man was impaired by marijuana while driving at night without headlights along Columbia Boulevard here,...


 
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Southern Poverty Law Center accused of religious bigotry
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — A Florida-based evangelical ministry is suing a liberal watchdog organization that called it a hate...
Car thieves spree targets Mercedes HORN LAKE, Miss. (AP) —Some car thieves have a taste for the three-pointed star....
MADISON, Wis. (AP) —Wildlife officials in Wisconsin may use methods such as electric fencing to stop bears from...


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BLOOMSBURG — An inmate is suing officials at Columbia County Prison and a fellow prisoner who allegedly fought with him...
NEPTUNE, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey high school official says a tweet urging girls’ soccer players to bring shanks to a...
Leader of popular quasi-religious sect found guilty in 15-year-old case
PANCHKULA, India (AP) — Security forces patrolled the streets of a north Indian state where rampaging mobs left at...
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A Canberra court ordered an 18-year-old student to undergo a mental health assessment after...
BLOOMSBURG — The company whose driver accidentally dumped a load of diesel fuel into the river last Tuesday has been...
NEW YORK (AP) — Fox will air an investigation into the shooting deaths of rap superstars Tupac Shakur and Biggie Smalls...


 
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Sometimes the first sign of debt trouble is that you ignore the signs: You don’t know what your credit card balances...
LOS ANGELES (AP) —“Star Wars: The Last Jedi” is still a few months away from hitting theaters. But fans are about to...
NEW YORK (AP) — A novel called “Handbook for Mortals” had a very brief reign at the top of a New York Times best-seller...


 
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WASHINGTON — It was dragons vs. zombies in fiery combat during this week’s “Game of Thrones,” a battle that likely...


 
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Game show fan, Fair Arts & Crafts volunteer
A gentle soul, Phyllis Maxine (Bowman) Pugh, age 93, 243 Oman St., Bloomsburg, left this world on Friday, Aug. 25, 2017...
WWII veteran, actor, entertainer, drummer
Ned Martin Surkin, 90, of Egg Harbor City, N.J., passed away of natural causes at ACMC Mainland Division on Aug. 25,...
U.S. indicts Jamaican cleric in terror recruitment case
NEW YORK (AP) — A radical Muslim cleric who was convicted of stirring up racial hatred in Britain and deported to...
Employee of local markets loved making crafts
Joann J. (Hahn) Moyle, age 85, formerly of Reservoir Street, Bloomsburg, died at the Geisinger Bloomsburg Health Care...
Funeral arrangements will be announced
Maryann Marie Merrill, 65, of Ebervale, passed away early Friday morning, Aug. 25, 2017, at Lehigh Valley Hospital–...
Nathan E. Hossler Eric and Nichole (Christman) Hossler, Danville, are the parents of a son, Nathan Eric, born Saturday...
NEW YORK (AP) — A longtime target of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration known as the “Sultan” has been arrested...


 
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DEAR ABBY: I understand that a 15-year-old guy writing for relationship advice is shameful and that I’m probably...
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Foxconn Technology Group is being enticed to come to Wisconsin with numerous regulatory waivers,...
WOODBURY, Minn. (AP) — A woman accused of beating and starving a woman she brought from China to work as a nanny in...
SPRINGDALE, Ark. (AP) — Tyson Foods says a federal investigation into allegations of price-fixing has ended and that it...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are practical, balanced and level-headed. You also have a great respect for service toward...
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Apple Inc. has removed all Iranian mobile apps from its App Store, authorities said Friday. Ali...

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Outside the speech given by President Donald Trump at Phoenix Aug. 22, a riot broke out with violence directed at both...
A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit,...
ROSE: Despite its many essential duties, the Coast Guard tends to get overlooked in discussions of our military and...
“Those Tiki-torch toting twits in Virginia were neither Mussolini’s Blackshirts nor Hitler’s Gestapo.” (Roses and...
We would like to start by commending WHLM and its employees for the services they have provided to our community. They...
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I never even knew alt was a word. Now of a sudden its everywhere even on the movie sign on route 11. Heres what I want...
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TODAY Ladies conference, Revival Tabernacle, 960 Susquehanna Trail, Watsontown, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Prophetess VernElla...
Final vesper service at Old River Church WAPWALLOPEN — The Old River Church Cemetery Association will sponsor the...
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“We’ve enjoyed a lot of nice weekends this summer. But this one will number among the best. It won’t be hot and humid,...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday directed the Pentagon to declare an indefinite ban on transgender...
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Evan Klinger does it all for Berwick in win over Hazleton
HAZLETON — Berwick has a lot to replace, but certainly found a good solution in do-everything senior Evan Klinger....
Tigers’ Fleming picks up where he left off
For the Press Enterprise COAL TWP. — A season ago, Shamokin surprised a lot of people by going into halftime with a 14...
Interception ends late drive by Bloomsburg
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg coach Kevin Seabrook knew his team squandered some chances against Danville, but remained...
Central turns a potential mistake into opportunity
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Central Columbia was leading by 10 points to start the second half when kick returner Justin...
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PHILADELPHIA — Rhys Hoskins hit another homer and Cesar Hernandez ripped a three-run triple to back Jerad Eickhoff,...
WASHINGTON — Jacob deGrom had 10 strikeouts in 7 2/3 innings against Washington’s makeshift lineup, and the New York...
BOSTON — Mark Trumbo and Chris Davis had home runs, and Baltimore used a seven-run fifth inning to power past Boston....
TORONTO — Bartolo Colon pitched 6 2/3 innings for his second straight win, Byron Buxton had three hits and two RBIs and...
CLEVELAND — Rookie Ryan Merritt pitched a career-high 6 2/3 innings and Cleveland recorded its AL-leading 13th shutout...
MIAMI — Giancarlo Stanton homered twice, increasing his major league-leading total to 49, and tied a career high with...
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PHILADELPHIA — Rhys Hoskins hit another homer and Cesar Hernandez ripped a three-run triple to back Jerad Eickhoff,...
WASHINGTON — Jacob deGrom had 10 strikeouts in 7 2/3 innings against Washington’s makeshift lineup, and the New York...
BOSTON — Mark Trumbo and Chris Davis had home runs, and Baltimore used a seven-run fifth inning to power past Boston....
TORONTO — Bartolo Colon pitched 6 2/3 innings for his second straight win, Byron Buxton had three hits and two RBIs and...
CLEVELAND — Rookie Ryan Merritt pitched a career-high 6 2/3 innings and Cleveland recorded its AL-leading 13th shutout...
MIAMI — Giancarlo Stanton homered twice, increasing his major league-leading total to 49, and tied a career high with...
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LAS VEGAS — Conor McGregor has been kept pretty much under wraps ever since his fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. was...
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) —Redskins linebacker Zach Brown isn't taking too kindly to some trash talk from Eagles lineman Lane...
OLD WESTBURY, N.Y. — Two swings cost Dustin Johnson the lead. It wasn’t long before Jordan Spieth and Rickie Fowler...
PITTSBURGH — Ben Roethlisberger and Antonio Brown will make their annual preseason cameos today when the Pittsburgh...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan says he would be open to signing free-agent quarterback...
ARLINGTON, Texas — A long and eventful preseason comes down to this for the Dallas Cowboys: a handful of plays for Dak...
Northern Trust Second Round Jhonattan Vegas 69-65—134 -6 Dustin Johnson 65-69—134 -6 Rickie Fowler 68-66—134 -6...
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For the Press Enterprise LOYALSOCK TWP. — In recent years, Mount Carmel and Loyalsock have played some very compelling...
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Aliquippa 24, New Castle 0 Altoona 35, Allderdice 34 Apollo-Ridge 34, Leechburg 7 Archbishop Carroll 48, Olney...
BLOSSBURG — Northwest’s Jake Anderson rushed for 100 yards on 23 carries, David Piestrak scored on a 9-yard run, but...
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International League North Division W L Pct. GB S/W-B (Yankees) 81 49.623 — Rochester (Twins) 75 56.573 6½ Lehigh...
TODAY FOOTBALL High school Panther Valley at Vo-Tech............ 1 p.m. –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Sunday No...
AUTO RACING 8 a.m. CNBC — Formula One, Belgian Grand Prix, qualifying, at Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium 2 p.m. NBCSN...
KINGSTON — Berwick’s Sydney Lloyd won her single’s match as the Bulldogs lost to Wyoming Seminary, 4-1, in girls’...
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — Dexter McDougle knows what people have been saying about him during the last few years, and he...
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League at Washington -205/+185 New York Chicago -192/+177 at Philadelphia at...
BASEBALL COMMISSIONER'S OFFICE — Suspended Detroit 1B Miguel Cabrera seven games, Detroit RHP Alex Wilson and N.Y....
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BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Stan Lee was the subject of a love fest Aug. 22, as actors, directors, artists and illustrators...
NEW YORK — Shelby Lynne has a succinct explanation for why she and Allison Moorer had two decades of successful solo...
NEW YORK — Samuel L. Jackson is typically ranked as the highest all-time box-office star with nearly $5 billion in...