Kristin Baver
Southside Reporter
Kristin Baver covers the Southside, with an interest in crime stories and social issues around the region. In her spare time she can be found boating with proper permits, doting on her ginger cat, and prepping for her next travel adventure.

Latest by Kristin Baver

Published on September 2, 2014 - Page 1
FRANKLIN TWP. — A recent Southern Columbia graduate already facing marijuana charges is now accused of theft for using materials from his shop class...
Published on August 31, 2014 - Page 1
FRANKLIN TWP. — Thelma Fetterman peered out her window one day last summer to see two men working on her driveway at 788 Southern Drive. The only...
Published on August 28, 2014 - Page 1
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Central Columbia is in the midst of a nearly $35 million project that will add specialized classrooms and new gym space with...
Published on August 28, 2014 - Page 1
WILBURTON — A woman spent hours in pain after being savagely sodomized, but escaped the next morning and pleaded with some construction workers...
Published on August 28, 2014 - Page 3
In 1931, five years after Knoebels Amusement Resort opened with a steam-powered carousel, swimming pool, and eatery, Miss Sara Cox paid just under $...
Published on August 24, 2014 - Page 1
MONTOUR TWP. — Township Police Chief Terry Eckart remained on the job during the two months he was being investigated for alleged misconduct, even...
Published on August 21, 2014 - Page 1
FRANKLIN TWP. — Southern Columbia teachers will wait at least until next month to hit the picket line, a union official says, after authorizing a...
Published on August 21, 2014 - Page 3
Students taking medications during the school day at Southern Columbia will now be on camera, after a tampering scare last year. The district...
Published on August 18, 2014 - Page 1
LOCUST TWP. — A man who frequently requires police intervention to break up his drunken domestic disputes was slapped with more serious charges after...
Published on August 15, 2014 - Page 1
CLEVELAND TWP. — On the night before he was headed to rehab, Joseph M. Lamas planned to binge on heroin to get “the full effect” of his treatment...