Stories from Thursday, November 30, 2017

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Creditor alleges Danville-area store owes $41,700
VALLEY TWP. — Another creditor has filed a lawsuit against the shuttered Rudy’s Mart for $41,700 in payments, court...
Authorities allege Danville son rode bike to her job site
DANVILLE — A mother whose 5-year-old son showed up at her job twice on his own is charged with endangering the welfare...
Berwick shop uses local lumber for its homemade products
BERWICK — For the next month, most of Berwick’s Market Street will be decked out in Christmas decor. But one new store...
Washingtonville firefighters pull kitchen staffer from crashed car
DERRY TWP. — Washingtonville firefighters rescued one of their long-time volunteers Wednesday when the 91-year-old...
Fred is a Columbia County veteran who recently moved into his own apartment after living with family members. At age...

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• Mifflin Township zoners will meet at 6 p.m. Dec. 12 to consider whether to grant a variance for a wedding venue, bed...
• Model Chrissy Teigen, 32. • Actress Kaley Cuoco, 32. • Actress Sandra Oh, 47. • Actor-director Ben Stiller, 52...
1803: Spain completed the process of ceding Louisiana to France, which had sold it to the United States. 1954: Ann...
Daily Bread Meal: 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Agape Center, 19 E. Seventh St., Bloomsburg; Fresh Express, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.;...
Haley: We are closer to war UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations said Wednesday that North...
Judge: Man is bully, coward WEST CHESTER (AP) — A man who was caught on video sucker-punching a man with cerebral...
TREASURE HUNT: 2-4-12-23-27 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 4-2, Wild: 8 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 8-5-9, Wild: 8 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 1-6-0-...


 
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Southern Columbia school director John Yocum was recently presented a distinguished service award by the Pennsylvania...
BLOOMSBURG — State Police arrested a Berwick man for driving drunk when he failed to stop at a red light at the...
BLOOMSBURG — Just one out of 17 businesses in the Press Enterprise coverage area was found out of compliance with...
HARRISBURG (AP) —Next year’s Democratic Party primary for lieutenant governor could be jam-packed. Montgomery County...


 
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BERWICK — Someone set a fire at the softball field at Ber-Vaughn Park on Wednesday, but firefighters quickly smothered...
Renowned neurosurgeon published extensively
Dr. A. Loren Amacher, 79, of Lewisburg passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017, at his home. He was born Oct. 22, 1938,...
Master electrician enjoyed woodworking
Harold “Jim” Hafer, 81, of Benton passed away Nov. 26, 2017, in Geisinger Medical Center. He is survived by his loving...
Here’s a detailed look at recently recalled products: DECKING DETAILS: The recall involves Allura fiber cement...
Elementary educator known for her cooking
Gail L. Timbrell, 77, of Berwick passed away peacefully Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017. Born in Bloomsburg July 2, 1940, she...
Centenarian was native of Berwick
Grace B. (nee Bitting) Harty, of Mason, Ohio, formerly of Berwick, born on Jan. 20, 1914, in Stowe, Pa., passed...
Number for Elks memorial The Elks in Berwick is holding a service to remember their deceased members on Sunday at 2 p....


 
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Man allegedly left dog out in weather ARISTES — Andrew L. Adams, 38, of 3765 Aristes Highway in Aristes, failed to...
MAHONING TWP. — A township constable is organizing a search for a missing man that will take place on Saturday. Eamon...
DANVILLE — Friday ???from??? ??? 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. local Realtors will be ringing bells??? ???at??? ???kettles??? ???...


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The holiday season is supposed to be about joy, giving and spending time with our favorite people. But just as you...
HARRISBURG (AP) —Two men are accused in what Attorney General Josh Shapiro on Tuesday described as a “horrible” case of...


 
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SUNBURY — The children of a Sunbury lawyer killed in a plane crash with his wife and father-in-law are suing the...
Harrisburg — The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is reminding customers of steps they can take to...
Landlord alleges rent wasn’t paid MILLVILLE— Todd Leighow, 328 Maple Ridge Road, Millville, has filed a landlord-...
BERWICK — The Berwick Area United Way is hosting a Poverty Roundtable at Central Susquehanna Community Foundation, 725...
Man allegedly slapped senior MOUNT PLEASANT TWP. — A 60-year-old man is accused of slapping a 79-year-old man about...


 
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“There are finally indications that the unseasonably mild, dry conditions we’ve been having will soon come to an end....
NESCOPECK TWP. — Nescopeck Township Fire Co., 510 Zenith Road, is hosting its Giant Yard Sale from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m....


 
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Here’s a collection of holiday albums reviewed by the Associated Press. Fantasia, ‘Christmas After Midnight’ With...


 
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Trick-or-treaters shot with BB guns YORK, Neb. (AP) — Police have accused six college students of firing BB guns at...
College football team welcomes 8-year-old
BOISE, Idaho — Jackson Bezzant led last week’s Bronco Walk alongside Boise State football coach Bryan Harsin like a...
CHANNEL ISLANDS NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) —A seabird known as the brown booby that is usually tropical or subtropical...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Two mummies owned by the Kansas City Museum have new stories to tell after CT scans revealed...
BETHEL, Alaska (AP) — After years of spending hundreds of dollars a month on heat, some Kongiganak residents have seen...

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EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from a column by radio host Michael L. Brown. Unless you’ve been sleeping under a rock, you...
A long time coming
‘At last...” As this is being written, the incomparable Etta James is crooning the standard made famous by Glenn...
In response to Steve Coladonato’s letter to the editor Nov. 25: “How town, county could save big.” In Mr. Coladonato’s...
EDITOR’S NOTE: We typically decline to publish letters unless we can authenticate the author’s identity. But in this...
For the record, I voted No on the minority-of-registered-voters-approved ballot referendum allowing the Pennsylvania...
November and December are known for holidays. Primarily, Christmas and Thanksgiving. During this time, people tend to...
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WW II Navy chaplain granted Silver Star DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) —The Pentagon has approved a Silver Star medal of heroism...
HAMILTON, Ontario —Former security guard Tim Button considers how a sudden increase in his income from an unusual...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) —A former employee with a Planned Parenthood advocacy group is suing the organization, alleging that...
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WASHINGTON (AP) —The White House says it does not anticipate the government will be forced to shut down at midnight on...
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) —Online gamers have designed, sold or used computer code to crush competitors playing the popular “...
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DEAR ABBY: I am a 27-year-old woman who can’t seem to find a man to call her own. Every time I search on websites or at...
LEWISBURG — The Weis Center for the Performing Arts will host Lenny Kaye, guitarist for the Patti Smith Group, on...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I am a 72-year-old male in good health. I’ve had a couple of colonoscopies (the first one found some...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You have a curious mind, and you are eloquent. People see you as friendly, warmhearted and...
NEW YORK (AP) — The publication of a long-lost Dashiell Hammett story was itself an act of sleuthing. “The Glass That...
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2018 Honda Odyssey
This week’s we’re driving the all-new 2018 Honda Odyssey minivan, with seven or eight passenger seating starting an...
Greg I did a Google on the question “What happened to the Burlington, N.J. Kmart” and I came across your story online...
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BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg police responded to the following calls from Oct. 13-27: Oct. 13 • 12:45 a.m. — Iron Street...
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — Israel Perez Rangel, suspected of stealing a $300,000 Ferrari, was arrested after asking for...
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Don Johnson. Couldn’t DJT have given Congress the opportunity to address the problem before eliminating the so-called...
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Ag science star Central Columbia High School senior Abby Yoder, president of the FFA Chapter, competed in the 2017...
It’s a busy month • The Central Columbia Elementary food drive continues through Dec. 15. Non-perishable food items...
Here are school menus for the week of Dec. 4: BENTON/breakfast — Monday: Sausage breakfast pizza. Tuesday: French...
Hooray for hoops! Bloomsburg Christian School’s basketball games have begun. Everyone is invited to come and cheer...
BLOOMSBURG — Two area teachers will spark students’ imaginations with creative science and technology projects this...
Jaron Ferrara is eighth- grade Southern Columbia Area Middle School Student of the Month for November. Any student...
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Call it “Defense Against Defamation.” It may never be a mandatory course at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry...
MANITOWOC, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin man convicted of first-degree intentional homicide in a case featured on the Netflix...
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Manning just the latest to be run out of town
Eli Manning lasted a lot longer than most before being tossed onto the scrap heap that eventually claims almost...
Offensive coordinator had been at PSU for 2 years
Mississippi State has hired Penn State offensive coordinator Joe Moorhead as its football coach, bringing in another up...
Cornerback stepped up in victory in state quarters
LEHIGHTON — Every good cornerback needs a short memory. Southern Columbia’s Brett Szuler found that out in last week’s...
MADISON, Wis. — Jonathan Taylor’s most important carry of the year may have come before No. 3 Wisconsin took a regular-...
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VILLANOVA — Jalen Brunson had 17 points to lead five players in double figures as No. 4 Villanova routed Penn 90-62 on...
ATHENS, Ga. — Three weeks after an ugly loss at Auburn, No. 6 Georgia is facing perhaps the biggest do-over in school...
TORONTO — It has been more than 30 years since an NHL team has completed a Stanley Cup three-peat. Could the...
PHILADELPHIA — Ben Simmons scored 31 points, grabbed a career-high 18 rebounds and overcame the Hack-a-Shaq strategy,...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Boston 18 4.818 — Toronto 13 7.650 4 Philadelphia 12 8.600 5 New...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L OT Pts GF GA Tampa Bay 17 5 2 36 88 62 Toronto 16 9 1 33 92 78 Detroit 10...
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OWINGS MILLS, Md. —Ray Lewis played on many a great defense with the Baltimore Ravens, including the 2000 team that won...
METAIRIE, La. — By now, the rest of the NFL should have caught on to the fact that New Orleans Saints running back...
ARLINGTON, Texas —Dak Prescott and the Dallas Cowboys had to abandon any realistic hope of defending their NFC East...
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Nov. 30, 1987 • Rookie Bo Jackson rushes for 221 yards and scores three touchdowns, leading the Los Angeles Raiders to...
High school Here are the Pennsylvania high school football state rankings, according to Pittsburgh Tribune-Review....
AUTO RACING 9 p.m. NBCSN — NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series Awards, at Las Vegas ——————————————— BOXING 11 p.m....
NBA FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG at Boston OFF OFF Philadelphia Cleveland 7 215½ at Atlanta at Denver 11 208½...
RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Christian Mortellite scored a game-high 31 points and grabbed eight rebounds to lead Bloomsburg...