Local

News from Columbia and Montour counties and the region, sorted by most recent. (For news on crime, arrests and court cases, see Crime & Courts.


Published on November 7, 2014 - Page 7
• Jesse Richard McWilliams, 70 Sparrow Drive, Berwick, son of Richard McWilliams and Tracy Eckroth, and Chelsea Danielle Deihl, same, daughter of...
Published on November 7, 2014 - Page 7
Ravyn F. Ridge William and Nyssa (Hittle) Ridge, Benton, are the parents of a daughter, Ravyn Fae, born Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014, at Geisinger Medical...
Published on November 7, 2014 - Page 7
• Mary Ruth (Eves) Crawford, formerly of Bloomsburg, will celebrate her 89th birthday on Wednesday, Nov. 12. She would enjoy hearing from area...
Published on November 7, 2014 - Page 10
LEWISBURG — Basetrack Live, a multimedia work of contemporary theater based on the words of U.S. Marines and their families, will be presented...
Published on November 7, 2014 - Page 12
“Records show November is one of the stormiest months. One of the worst happened on Nov. 25-26, 1950. It developed over Tennessee, and as it moved...
Published on November 7, 2014 - Page 12
LEWISBURG — The comic book “The Intergalactic Nemesis” will come to life Thursday, Nov. 13, at 10 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. at the Weis Center for the...
Published on November 7, 2014 - Page 23
BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from Oct. 26 to Nov. 1: Oct. 26 •1:35 a.m. — 500 block West Front Street, noise complaint •2:14...
Published on November 7, 2014 - Page 23
DANVILLE — Cancer Care of Central PA’s Elysburg, Lewisburg, Selinsgrove, and Lock Haven locations will become part of Geisinger Dec. 1, the Geisinger...
Published on November 7, 2014 - Page 23
LEWISBURG — The Simon Shaheen Ensemble will present Arabic-infused world music on Wednesday, Nov. 19, at 7:30 p.m. at the Campus Theatre as part of...
Published on November 6, 2014 - Page 1
ESPY — Joe Deterick, a popular neighborhood barber whose shop here served generations of men and boys, died early Wednesday at Emeritus, officials...
Published on November 6, 2014 - Page 1
HEMLOCK TWP. — Nearly 100 years after Iris Bird’s grandfather planted a tiny Norway spruce next to his barn here, she watched the now massive 13-ton...
Published on November 6, 2014 - Page 3
There’s some dispute over an item from last week’s column that highlights a local history mystery. Online records from the Military Times Hall of...
Published on November 6, 2014 - Page 4
Juliet P. Lysiak Matthew and Bridget (Reddan) Lysiak of Selinsgrove are the parents of a daughter, Juliet Poe, born Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014, in...
Published on November 6, 2014 - Page 4
Paws Crossroads is the shelter Paws Crossroads Animal Rescue, a Berwick animal shelter, is the organization hosting a Chinese auction Friday at...
Published on November 6, 2014 - Page 5
BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg American Legion Post 273 announces this year’s essay and oratorical contest. The top essay submitted within each school...
Published on November 6, 2014 - Page 8
LIBERTY TWP. — An Ohio woman suffered a minor injury Tuesday when she fell asleep and crashed on Interstate 80 here in Montour County, police say....
Published on November 6, 2014 - Page 26
ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The parent company of the can manufacturing plant in South Centre Township has built a new facility here. Packaging manufacturer...
Published on November 5, 2014 - Page 1
BERWICK — Air Force Staff Sgt. Hondo Galutia stood in the office of Orange Street Elementary yesterday, nervously shifting his feet, a huge grin on...
Published on November 5, 2014 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — In the midst of the Christmas shopping season, one of the walkways in the middle of downtown will be closed to make room for...
Published on November 5, 2014 - Page 3
We may have some more future Olympians in our midst. Eleven kids who participated in the Luge Slider Search on wheeled sleds last summer have...

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