Stories from Saturday, June 9, 2018

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Reports had moguls courting leader for a health-care project
DANVILLE — Geisinger CEO David Feinberg says he’s not going anywhere amid reports he would be tapped to engineer a...
Scott Township farmer to halt chase, fearing animals will run off weight
SCOTT TWP. — Six cattle from Gensemer’s Meat Co.’s farm have eluded their owner for the third day in row, aided by...
Police chief’s contract renewed early, offers a number of bonuses
BERWICK — Police Chief Ken Strish saw a 5 percent bump to his salary this year when council members agreed to renew his...
VALLEY TWP. —Three people were taken to the hospital when a white GMC Envoy and a red Subaru Impreza collided on Route...
VALLEY TWP. — A man burglarized his mother’s home days after attending a family picnic there, police said. Aaron...

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Relay for Life of Greater Columbia County: Fundraiser for American Cancer Society, ends 3 p.m., Bloomsburg Fairgrounds...
• Actress Mae Whitman, 30. • Actress Natalie Portman, 37. • Actor Johnny Depp, 55. • Actor Michael J. Fox, 57...
1934: The first Walt Disney animated cartoon featuring Donald Duck, “The Wise Little Hen,” was released. 1943:...
Trump takes on G-7 LA MALBAIE, Quebec (AP) — President Donald Trump barreled into the Group of Seven summit Friday,...
• Millville Borough Municipal Authority released the concise financial statement from its audited 2017 financial...
Cops: Parents beat principal PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say the parents of a Philadelphia elementary school boy...
TREASURE HUNT: 1-9-13-17-21 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 4-9, Wild: 7 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 6-4-9, Wild: 7 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 4-0-1-...


 
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They’re not afraid to battle the First Order. But “Star Wars” actresses Kelly Marie Tran and Daisy Ridley hit “delete”...
SCOTT TWP. — An Ohio man who was a passenger in a vehicle that was stopped following a hang-up call to 9-1-1 was in...
Inmate allegedly damaged cell door BLOOMSBURG — A Nescopeck man who’s in jail on parole violations was charged with...


 
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Outdoorsman enjoyed playing golf and pool
Jeffery A. Stout Sr., 66, of Council Cup passed away on Thursday, June 7, 2018, at his home, surrounded by family....
NEW YORK — We thought we knew them. Anthony Bourdain was the brash, globe-trotting chef. Kate Spade the innovative...
WWII veteran enjoyed gardening, fishing
Keith A. Schell, 95, of Bloomsburg passed away unexpectedly on Friday morning, June 8, 2018, at his Lightstreet...
Services to be held at family’s convenience
Randy Allan Maslinski, 36, of Berwick passed away Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville of...
Final arrangements will be announced
Edward J. Szymczak, 79, 316 West St., Bloomsburg, died Friday morning, June 8, 2018, at the Grandview Healthcare &...
Funeral arrangements will be announced
Darla Traver Shick, 59, of Union City went to be with the Lord on Thursday, June 7, 2018, at her residence....
Samson R. Frew Alex Frew and Amber Miller, Catawissa, are the parents of a son, Samson Ray, born Tuesday, June 5, 2018...
AVOCA — The Bi-County Airport Board and Team AVP announced American Airlines’ new service from the Wilkes-Barre...
BLUE HILL, Maine (AP) — Drivers: Better watch out for caterpillars in one Maine town. The Maine Department of...


 
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BLOOMSBURG — Superintendent Donald Wheeler stood before the Bloomsburg Area High School Class of 2018 Friday evening...
DANVILLE — Student speakers urged fellow classmates in Danville Area High School’s Class of 2018 to embark on new...
BLOOMSBURG — A New York man busted for selling heroin out of a home in Berwick two years ago was sentenced to state...
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For the Press Enterprise Sometimes great theater aims to transport an audience emotionally. It can teach life lessons...
“Run Forrest Run” is playing at the Alvina Krause Theatre in Bloomsburg from now until June 17. Tickets are $15. It...
MAHONING TWP. — A driver had two small bags of cocaine in her car on May 19 on Northumberland Street, charges say....


 
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Class of 45 impresses those around it
MILLVILLE — Millville High School may be small, but that doesn’t mean its Class of 2018, with only 45 graduates, can’t...
MILLVILLE — Here are scholarships awarded to Millville High School’s 2018 graduates on Friday evening: • C. Seymour...
LEWISBURG — Bucknell University will host nearly 40 summer events that will bring approximately 7,500 visitors to...
WARRENTON, Va. (AP) —A Virginia woman was rattled when a snake slithered out of her car vent and disappeared into the...


 
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BENTON — Here are the awards handed out to Benton’s graduating students Friday night: • Ada Clouden — National Choral...
Small class graduates, ending its ‘expedition’
BENTON — The experience for Benton’s Class of 2018 was “the best of times, it was the worst of times.” Salutatorian...
BERWICK — School officials at Central Columbia filed truancy complaints in district court against parents who allowed...


 
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BERWICK — As the minutes ticked down to “Pomp and Circumstance” Friday night, Berwick seniors lined up in an unusually...
Truancy citations filed in Berwick BERWICK — School officials at Berwick filed truancy complaints in district court...
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — For more than a year, Florida failed to do national background checks that could have...
“May was awfully warm, with temperatures averaging 6 degrees above normal. It was also remarkably wet. Most places saw...
BERWICK — The new contract for Police Chief Ken Strish includes a big payoff if he is fired under certain circumstances...
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Re-signing head coach among top priorities for Stanley Cup champs
DULLES, Va. — Barry Trotz thought of mentors and friends Jack Button, Tommy Ebright, David Poile and Wayne Fleming when...
Warriors claim 3rd title over Cavaliers
CLEVELAND — Stephen Curry scored 37 points, Kevin Durant added 20 and a triple-double and the Golden State Warriors...
Justify still favored in Triple Crown shot at Belmont
NEW YORK — Bob Baffert has done everything he can with Justify. Now, it’s up to the undefeated colt and some racing...
President may seek athlete advice on future moves
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said he is thinking “very seriously” about pardoning the late Muhammad Ali, an act...
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East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away New York 41 18.695 — — 8-2 W-3 22-9 19-9 Boston 43 21.672 ½ — 6-4 L-2...
NEW YORK — Brett Gardner hit a tiebreaking, two-run homer off Jacob deGrom on an eighth-inning changeup, and the New...
PHILADELPHIA — Ryan Braun homered twice and drove in five runs, and the Milwaukee Brewers busted out of an offensive...
DETROIT — Jason Kipnis hit a tiebreaking, three-run homer in the ninth inning, and Cleveland beat Detroit. Jose...
CHICAGO — Kris Bryant had three hits and scored a run while batting leadoff for the first time in his career, Ian Happ...
BOSTON — Trayce Thompson had an RBI single in the seventh inning off Chris Sale, Dylan Covey pitched six innings as...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Marco Gonzales won his fourth straight start and surging Seattle beat Tampa Bay for its 16th win...
WASHINGTON — Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg exited after two innings because of an apparent injury, and San...
TORONTO — J.A. Happ allowed two hits in seven innings to earn his 100th career victory, Russell Martin homered and...
AMERICAN LEAGUE Blue Jays 5, Orioles 4 Baltimore 100 000 120 0—4 7 0 Toronto 100 000 003 1—5 12 0 (10 innings)...
MIAMI — Caleb Smith pitched into the sixth inning and had an RBI single for his first career hit to help Miami beat San...
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St. Jude Classic Second Round Dustin Johnson 67-63—130 -10 Ryan Blaum 67-64—131 -9 Andrew Putnam 67-64—131 -9 C.T...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Dustin Johnson wants to sharpen his game for the U.S. Open. Moving back to No. 1 in the world would...
BROOKLYN, Mich. — Kyle Larson is still seeking his first victory of the season. He may have come to the right place....
PARIS — Under pressure at the outset, Rafael Nadal already had cast aside three break points in his French Open...
Hank Haney first noticed something wrong when Tiger Woods got up from the dinner table to get something to drink and...
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MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League at WASHINGTON -165/+155 San Francisco at PHILADELPHIA -125/+115 Milwaukee...
BASEBALL COMMISSIONER’S OFFICE — Suspended San Diego LHP Jose Torres for the remainder of the season for violating...
The Links at Hemlock Creek MONDAY NIGHT LEAGUE 4 p.m. standings W-L-T Total gross Sterner/Raup 6-0-0 194 Maurer...
June 9
June 9, 1988 • James Worthy scores 26 points, including two key putbacks during a decisive 11-2 fourth-quarter run, as...
AUTO RACING 9 a.m. FS1 — NASCAR, Monster Energy Cup Series, FireKeepers Casino 400, practice, at Brooklyn, Mich. 10...
Vegas can be proud of reaching finals in first year
LAS VEGAS — While the Washington Capitals celebrated their first Stanley Cup title amid strewn sticks and gloves...
Washington star revitalized his career this season
WASHINGTON — It sure looked as if Alex Ovechkin was slowing down, at least by his standards. This time a year ago,...
Today No events scheduled ———————————————Sunday BASEBALL American Legion Bloomsburg at Montoursville..5:45 p.m.
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$2.5B contract for nuclear weapons lab awarded ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Overseeing a top nuclear weapons laboratory...
DEAR ABBY: I’m 16 and my parents are getting a divorce. It is really hard. They put me in the middle a lot in their...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are funny, articulate and intelligent. You also are playful, energetic and adaptive. This...
NEW YORK (AP) — Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Tony-winning musical “In the Heights” will hit theaters in 2020 as a summer-event...
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This is a metro area of diverse factions, from the South Philadelphia union Democrats to blue-blood Main Line...
Congress is on the verge of transferring to taxpayers, from coal mine operators, the companies’ responsibility for...
ROSE: The Bloomsburg Fair’s decision to hire an administrator just makes sense. John Thompson, the board’s choice, said...
Can government create jobs? If you ask Gov. Tom Wolf, you won’t get a straight answer. On the one hand, Wolf promised...
“I think our Democrat friends are likely to nominate someone who is really out of the mainstream of American thought...
Q. Why do people say “break a leg” when you go on stage? A. Because every play has a cast. Q. What do you call a pig...
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TODAY Veterans meal, Emmanuel Baptist Church, 1314 Route 254, Greenwood Township, 11:30 a.m., speaker, reservations:...
Luncheon to honor Bloom-area pastor BLOOMSBURG — The Rev. Audrey Brosious, pastor of Good Shepherd and Buckhorn...
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In response to Rev. Glen Bayly’s 6/2 editorial “Even those who act like animals aren’t”: Biology 101 - All humans are,...