Stories from Sunday, November 26, 2017

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Police: Driver, 84, will be cited in three-car accident
BUCKHORN — Mandy Kramer and her boyfriend were on their way to Goodwill on Saturday afternoon when an SUV plowed into...
Man grappled with officer outside Kmart, police say
BERWICK — A man allegedly tried to grab a police officer’s gun during a struggle outside Kmart here, according to court...
Man faces no charges, but agrees to avoid accuser
DANVILLE — A woman claims in court filings that a man sexually assaulted her and put a knife to her throat. Josh...
“Out of nowhere, my boyfriend of 10 years decided to up and move out,” writes Margaret, a mother of three girls living...

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1789: Americans observed a day of thanksgiving set aside by President George Washington to mark the adoption of the...
• Pop singer Natasha Bedingfield, 36. • Country singer Joe Nichols, 41. • Actress Kristin Bauer, 51. • Country...
TreeFest: 12-4 p.m., Caldwell Consistory, 150 Market St., Bloomsburg; benefits BTE. Portrait Toy Drive: Holiday...
Nobel bars accused man COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The Swedish Academy, which awards the Nobel Literature Prize, has...
• Both Bloomsburg and Berwick officials are planning to file Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation reports...
Police: Line painters struck FRANCONIA (AP) — A driver accused of hitting two members of a road crew, killing one and...
TREASURE HUNT: 5-12-18-27-28 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 1-9, Wild: 7 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 3-3-4, Wild: 7 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 1-4-1...


 
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Another little Legend is on the way for Chrissy Teigen and husband John Legend. Teigen announced her pregnancy on...
NEW YORK (AP) — Parking lots were full and shopping bags were plentiful in some places Saturday as holiday gift-seekers...
BELLEFONTE (AP) —A man facing hundreds of counts alleging child pornography and indecent assaults of children has...


 
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NEW YORK (AP) — New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago and Las Vegas are among scores of police departments across the...


 
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There’s an added spookiness to the latest staging of “A Christmas Carol,” now open at the Alvina Krause Theatre. Maybe...
Catawissa native, retired R.N. enjoyed cooking
Joan Billig Fleming, age 79, passed to her eternal home on Nov. 23, 2017. Joan was born in 1938, to Lewis and Carrie...
“A Christmas Carol” adapted from Charles Dickens, directed by Richard Cannaday. Now open with shows through Dec. 27....
Here’s the full list of cast and crew for BTE’s production of “A Christmas Carol.” All actors, with the exception of...
Retired seamstress enjoyed arts and crafts
Mildred A. Callahan, age 93, formerly of 237 S. Locust St., Mount Carmel, passed away Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, at...
Lennox A. Seebold Brandon and Alayna (Shadle) Seebold, Berwick, are the parents of a daughter, Lennox Avarie, born...
SNYDER, BRYAN — A viewing will be held on Monday, Nov. 27, at 6 p.m. at Bethany Bible Fellowship Church. A Celebration...


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“The clouds and widely scattered light showers we had late yesterday came from the passage of another wimpy cold front...


 
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ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico — Away from bustling Santa Fe and quirky Albuquerque, New Mexico offers stunning natural...


 
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Dear Mr. Berko: I am 32 and recently got a doctorate in French history. After 14 years of attending classes, I will...
ELYSBURG — Bill Anskis Company Inc. has been given the General Contractor Safety Award, presented by the Keystone...
READING – UGI Utilities Inc. says it is partnering with local banks to finance the company’s capital needs while...
Dear Mr. Berko: Back in the summer of 2009, you told me to buy a company called Universal Display for my individual...
WILLIAMSPORT – UPMC Susquehanna’s Williamsport Regional Medical Center was one of 832 awarded an “A” for safeguarding...


 
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Last week I was reading the morning paper when I encountered the article about Columbia County tax increases. Knowing I...
North Korea’s nuclear threat to the United States, its allies and the world loomed over President Trump’s Asia trip....
ROSE: What to do with all that drug money brought in through raids and arrests? Columbia County District Attorney Tom...
People who like to call themselves Christian voted for President Trump in droves. Now those in Alabama are poised to...
As a longtime supporter of the severance tax I find myself in the unusual position of now opposing it. Although it...
“There has been a group of people who have wanted to make Ms. Brown a victim and a celebrity since this happened. She...


 
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Dead cows cleared off Utah interstate SALT LAKE CITY (AP) —Authorities are clearing dead cows off a northern Utah...
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — When Tiffany Johnson came up out of the ocean after a shark tore off her right arm, the first thing...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. —For a 17-year-old, Josephine Hoskins says “I don’t want to die” a lot. It’s what she’s thinking, she...
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Vehicle flings deer into car, killing one CASCADE TWP., Mich. (AP) — Authorities say a western Michigan woman died...
BOISE, Idaho — A monument to the Army officer who selected the site for Fort Boise in 1863 stood for 84 years near his...
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A group of U.S. senators have signed a letter in support of an officer who says he was wrongly...
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QB throws two TD passes, runs for another score
COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Penn State finished its regular season with a third straight blowout and the satisfying feeling...
Eagles standout went to Pro Bowl with the Bears
PHILADELPHIA — Alshon Jeffery guaranteed his team would win the Super Bowl after the Chicago Bears finished 3-13 last...
Southern beat Neumann-Goretti despite penalties, turnovers
Here’s a frightening thought for Dunmore, Wilmington and Washington, the three other teams left in the Class 2A field:...
LOS ANGELES — Chip Kelly is headed to UCLA with plans to create another Pac-12 powerhouse. The coach who helped...
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PHILADELPHIA — J.J. Redick hit eight 3-pointers and scored 29 points, and the Philadelphia 76ers cruised without the...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Boston 17 3.850 — Toronto 11 7.611 5 Philadelphia 11 7.611 5 New...
CORAL GABLES, Fla. — In his first four games of the season, Miami’s Bruce Brown didn’t play like the freshman guard who...
NEW YORK — Major league teams were given homework this weekend by Shohei Ohtani. The agent for the star pitcher and...
PITTSBURGH — Sidney Crosby and Phil Kessel each scored twice and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 5...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Tampa Bay 23 16 5 2 34 86 62 Toronto 25 15 9 1 31 88 77...
SYDNEY — Jason Day is prepared for a pressure-filled final round at the Australian Open on Sunday. Day moved into...
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ANN ARBOR, Mich. —Dwayne Haskins did what Ohio State quarterbacks have been doing for more than a decade. He beat...
AUBURN, Ala. — Jarrett Stidham and No. 6 Auburn dominated top-ranked Alabama 26-14 Saturday, earning a berth next week...
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Nov. 26, 1987 • Steve Spence, a former NCAA Division II champion in the 5,000 meters, wins the 78th annual Run for the...
P-Nut Bowl MONDAY LADIES LEAGUE Week 13 W L Sparetimers 34 14 Queen B’s 28.5 19.5 Valley Girls 28 20 Gutter...
NBA FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG Miami 7 197 at Chicago at Minnesota OFF OFF Phoenix at Memphis 5½ 212 Brooklyn...
There’s always a stable of rising assistant coaches and coordinators who are advertised as being in line for a head...
COLLEGE BASKETBALL Noon ESPNU — Advocare Invitational, third-place game, St. John's vs. UCF, at Orlando, Fla. 1 p.m...
BASEBALL American League DETROIT TIGERS — Agreed to terms with LHP Blaine Hardy on a one-year contract and with...
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Tomorrow is arguably the top day on the calendar for Pennsylvania sportsmen. The regular rifle deer season gets...
Thursday night shoots Thursday night trapshooting at the Orangeville Sportsmen’s Club will resume in the spring....
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Experts: Replace pizza night with fitness dates
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Family fitness dates are replacing the old-school pizza and movie nights. More parents are...
The argument over whether you should invest or pay off debt usually focuses on financial numbers, such as rates of...
Something wonderful happened when Lauren Asnis took her younger son, Danny, to Philadelphia for a weekend trip. Beyond...
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SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Here are Central Columbia Middle School honor roll students for the first marking period:...
BERWICK — Here are Berwick Middle School honor roll students for the first marking period: Distinguished Honors •...
BLOOMSBURG —Bloomsburg Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from Wesley United Methodist Church this week...
BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations this week: • Monday — CCDP,...
Centenarian Elizabeth C. Keiser will celebrate her 100th birthday on Tuesday, Nov. 28. Born in Berwick in 1917 to...
Announcement is made of the engagement of Kristen Klock and Daniel Winnie by their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Klock,...
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Senior centers list week’s activities • Benton — Monday: Sit & Fit, 10 a.m.; Lin’s cooking; Tuesday: Goals for...
TURBOTVILLE — Here are Warrior Run High School honor roll students for the first marking period: Distinguished Honors...
ALOHA gathering slated Wednesday LIGHTSTREET — ALOHA a monthly gathering of older couples and singles, will meet...
27/MONDAY Grief Support Group, Mondays, 6:30 p.m., Bethany UMC, Room 2, Pine Street and Summerhill Avenue, Berwick....
NORTHUMBERLAND —On Saturday, Dec. 2, railcar owners from the all over the Northeastern United States will be riding on...
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Members of the Spann family of Comanche County, Oklahoma, keep running afoul of that state’s incest law, with the...
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Don Johnson, the Supreme Court ruled the ACA with it’s mandates and subsidies is constitutional and legal. If you and...
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I would like to see a printed balance sheet showing the Columbia and Moutour County United Way’s receipts, expenditures...
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Imma gonna make a prediction about Trump, He will drain the swamp that includes the political class, the lying media...
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DEAR ABBY: I have hearing loss. My insurance isn’t very good, and the monthly payments for hearing aids are the...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You are positive, determined and focused. You also are an excellent listener. This year will be...
NEW YORK (AP) — The former Uber employee whose revelations of harassment helped lead to the ouster of the company’s CEO...