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 June 29, 2015 - Page 1
BLOOMSBURG — Joe Gushen is willing to bet anyone 21,000 pennies that he now can boast one of the most unique entrance ways inside a downtown building...
Published on June 29, 2015 - Page 3
Here are fireworks displays taking place in our area: July 3 • HAZLETON — Harman-Geist Stadium, 175 N. Wyoming St., dusk; rain date: July 5. •...
Published on June 29, 2015 - Page 3
We’re number 4! We’re number 4! A recent survey by Niche Rankings gave Bloomsburg high marks among the best towns to live in Pennsylvania. “Niche...
Published on June 29, 2015 - Page 4
HEMLOCK TWP. — Susannah Eyer, 34, Millville, was the driver who lost control of her SUV on a wet Millville Road Saturday, striking an embankment and...
Published on June 29, 2015 - Page 7
Gabriella M. Giugliano Frank Guigliano and Kari Slusser of Berwick are the parents of a daughter, Gabriella Mae, born Monday, June 22, 2015, at...
Published on June 29, 2015 - Page 12
“The November-like cyclone we had Saturday not only gave everybody a soaking rain, but also wind gusts as strong as 40-50 mph. While the rain that...
Published on June 28, 2015 - Page 1
LIME RIDGE — Nearly five years after he was suspended for allegedly having inappropriate discussions with teen girls on Facebook, a Columbia-Montour...
Published on June 28, 2015 - Page 1
SHICKSHINNY — It took two years and $30,000 worth of fundraisers, but five young special-needs students from Northwest Area are bound for a dream...
Published on June 28, 2015 - Page 1
RUPERT — Guy Miller saw the pickup veering across Route 42 into his lane, and he knew there was little he could do. Jumping on the brakes would...
Published on June 28, 2015 - Page 8
Here are fireworks displays taking place in our area: Today • FRACKVILLE — Little League/Softball Complex, West High Street, dusk. July 3 •...
Published on June 28, 2015 - Page 8
Sylar E. J. Johnson Ben Johnson and Kindra Kelly, Bloomsburg, are the parents of a son, Sylar Edwin James, born Thursday, June 25, 2015, at...
Published on June 28, 2015 - Page 8
• Shawn Michael Hackenberg, 1906 Sunbury Road, Riverside, son of Max E. Hackenberg and Lois Levan, and Jessica Nicole Bergenstock, same, daughter of...
Published on June 28, 2015 - Page 10
“We are nearing the time of year when we should start seeing 90-degree temperatures, but all the long-range data indicate this isn’t going to happen...
Published on June 28, 2015 - Page 28
BENTON — A well-known Columbia County business, run by a family for three generations, is making a financial commitment to the next generation of...
Published on June 28, 2015 - Page 28
Special to the Press Enterprise BERWICK — Maureen Kocher, owner of an Allstate agency here, has been named a finalist for a top national volunteer...
Published on June 27, 2015 - Page 1
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —A blind woman hired Robert Joseph Kressler to fix some holes in the floor of her home here. And she handed off her bank card to...
Published on June 27, 2015 - Page 3
LEWISBURG — A Civil War re-enactment company from New Berlin has pulled out of the Fourth of July parade here after its carrying of the Confederate...
Published on June 27, 2015 - Page 4
Here are fireworks displays taking place in our area: Today • BLACK CREEK TWP. —Rock Glen Park, dusk; rain date: June 28. June 28 • FRACKVILLE...
Published on June 27, 2015 - Page 4
MILLVILLE — Because heavy rain is predicted today, the big fireworks display sponsored by the Millville Community Fire Company has been postponed...
Published on June 27, 2015 - Page 5
Elysse L. Whitebread Don and Autumn (Jarmusik) Whitebread, Mifflinville, are the parents of a daughter, Elysse Lee, born Monday, June 22, 2015, at...

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