Stories from Monday, September 17, 2018

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Ex-Danville-area woman accused of lies linking husband to sex trafficking
MAHONING TWP. — A woman formerly of the Danville area was arrested and jailed this week after she falsely accused her...
Restored Berwick-area house of worship hosts a congregation again
BRIAR CREEK TWP. — Historic Old Stone Church came alive here Sunday with song and scripture nearly 210 years after the...
Mifflin 22-year-old barely revived after Narcan and CPR efforts, police say
MIFFLIN TWP. — Two rounds of CPR and three doses of Narcan weren’t enough to revive a man who allegedly overdosed on...
Guest must pay $1G, spend year on parole for stealing from host
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick woman tried to help another woman from her church by letting her live in her home, she told a...
Charges: Probationer used plastic bag and tape
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man who’s on probation tried to use someone else’s urine to pass a required drug test, but was...

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• NASCAR driver Jimmie Johnson, 43. • TV personality/businessman Robert Herjavec (TV: “Shark Tank”), 55. •...
1862: More than 3,600 men were killed in the Civil War Battle of Antietam in Maryland. 1978: After meeting at Camp...
• Catawissa Borough Council meetings are being held at the Catawissa Community Center, 319 Pine St., on Oct. 8, Nov. 5...
Toddler Time with Lisa Doerschler: 9:15 a.m., Bloomsburg Public Library, ages 18 months-3 years. Story Time For...
Typhoon hammers China HONG KONG (AP) — Typhoon Mangkhut barreled into southern China on Sunday, killing two people...
Woman, 87, dies in house fire VINTONDALE (AP) — A woman died in an early morning house fire here on Saturday,...
TREASURE HUNT: 07-08-15-25-26 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 6-6, Wild: 8 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 5-9-5, Wild: 8 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 0-4-...
 
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It’s time for the annual United Way’s Trash to Treasure sale at Bloomsburg University. There are loads of treasures,...
DANVILLE — A Bloomsburg man who was seriously injured Saturday in a motorcycle crash on his way to a wedding remained...

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Rivers rise; Wilmington cut off by Florence’s deluge
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Catastrophic flooding from Florence spread across the Carolinas on Sunday, with roads to...
There’s a bumper crop of squirrels in New England, and the frenetic critters are frustrating farmers by chomping their...
Pauline DeFelice, formerly of Berwick, will celebrate her 98th birthday on Friday, Oct. 5. Cards and well-wishes will...

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HAZLETON (AP) — Federal authorities suspect a man accused of having threatened President Donald Trump and other...

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Today is Constitution Day, set aside to commemorate the development and signing of the country’s most important...
We are constantly bombarded with bad news: disasters, dangers, challenges, woes. On the political scene, there’s...
 
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IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are purposeful and trust your instincts. It pleases you to be helpful and supportive. This...
The entertainment world is going “Gaga” for the newest version of “A Star Is Born.” The fourth Hollywood iteration of...
DEAR ABBY: My husband, “Bill,” and I have been happily married for 22 years and have two very active, beautiful...
LOS ANGELES — There are critical points about the 70th Emmy Awards to keep in mind, starting with this: The ceremony...

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“Your Monday will begin dry, but will cloud up quickly, with rain arriving that will continue tonight and into Tuesday...
HARRISBURG — Money is starting to pour into Pennsylvania’s midterm congressional races and, with the GOP’s control of...
NEW YORK (AP) — Peter Farrelly’s crowd-pleasing Deep South road trip movie “Green Book” won the Toronto International...
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First Kansas City win in Pittsburgh since 1986
PITTSBURGH — Patrick Mahomes tied a franchise record with six touchdown passes and the Kansas City Chiefs put on an...
Wisconsin tumbles from top 10 after loss to BYU
LSU surged to No. 6 in The Associated Press college football poll after its second victory of September against a...
Tampa Bay QB throws for four TDs, over 400 yards against champs
TAMPA, Fla. — Ryan Fitzpatrick threw for more than 400 yards and four touchdowns for the second straight week, leading...
Wrecks plague NASCAR playoff opener
LAS VEGAS — Brad Keselowski raced to his third consecutive NASCAR Cup victory Sunday, persevering through a wreck-...
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East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away z-Boston 103 47.687 — — 7-3 W-2 54-21 49-26 New York 91 58.611 11½ —...
AMERICAN LEAGUE Royals 10, Twins 3 Minnesota 010 010 010— 3 11 1 Kansas City 110 402 20x—10 16 1 De Jong, Moya (4),...
PHILADELPHIA — Peter O’Brien homered and drove in three runs as the Miami Marlins blunted Philadelphia’s bid to move up...
NEW YORK — Dellin Betances blew a one-run lead in the eighth inning, sending the New York Yankees stumbling into their...
SAN FRANCISCO — Antonio Senzatela pitched shutout ball into the sixth inning and also hit a two-run single as Colorado...
ANAHEIM, Calif. — Kole Calhoun hit a two-run homer and Justin Upton homered in his third straight game as Los Angeles...
MILWAUKEE — Jesus Aguilar and Domingo Santana hit back-to-back home runs to begin the ninth inning for the Milwaukee...
BOSTON — Boston right fielder Mookie Betts left the game after hurting his left side making a throw to home plate...
ATLANTA — Bryce Harper and Anthony Rendon hit two-run homers, 19-year-old rookie Juan Soto added an RBI single in the...
SAN DIEGO — Rookie Francisco Mejia hit a grand slam with two outs in the ninth inning and San Diego rallied to beat...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. —Khris Davis hit a grand in the ninth inning but the Oakland again came up short, beaten by Tampa...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Tyler Austin hit one of Minnesota’s four home runs, made a spectacular catch while flipping into the...
HOUSTON — Justin Verlander struck out 11 in seven solid innings and Houston extended its AL West edge, topping Arizona...
CHICAGO — Chicago’s NL Central lead remained at 2½ games over second-place Milwaukee when Scott Schebler homered on...
BALTIMORE — Jonathan Villar and Adam Jones homered, rookie Cedric Mullins had a career-high four hits and Baltimore...
CLEVELAND — Cleveland rested several of its regulars a day after clinching the AL Central and lost to Detroit as Jim...
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East W L T Pct PF PA Home Away AFC NFC Div Miami 2 0 0 1.000 47 32 1-0-0 1-0-0 2-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 New England 1 1 0....
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Ryan Tannehill threw two touchdown passes, Kenyan Drake ran for a score and the Miami Dolphins...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Blake Bortles threw four touchdown passes, three in the first half, and Jacksonville beat Tom...
NEW ORLEANS — Wil Lutz kicked a 44-yard field goal for New Orleans with 21 seconds left, Cleveland kicker Zane Gonzalez...
GREEN BAY, Wis. — Daniel Carlson missed two field goals in overtime, including one from 35 yards as time expired, and...
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. —Melvin Gordon matched a career high by scoring three touchdowns, and Los Angeles defeated Buffalo...
ATLANTA — Atlanta quarterback Matt Ryan ran for a pair of scores for the first time in his career and threw a pair of...
DENVER — Brandon McManus kicked a 36-yard field goal just inside the right upright with six seconds left, pushing...
SANTA CLARA, Calif. —Jimmy Garoppolo threw two touchdown passes, Matt Breida ran for 138 yards and San Francisco’s...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. —Ryan Succop kicked a 31-yard field goal with 1:00 left, and battered Tennessee held off Houston to...
LANDOVER, Md. — Andrew Luck threw for two touchdown passes, shook off two interceptions and engineered a game-sealing...
LOS ANGELES — Todd Gurley ran for three touchdowns, Jared Goff threw for 354 yards and a touchdown and Los Angeles...

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South Point 400 Sunday At Las Vegas Motor Speedway Las Vegas Lap length: 1.5 miles (Starting position in parentheses...
The Amway Top 25 football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Sept. 15, total points based on...
The Top 25 teams in The Associated Press college football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through...
MLB FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League at PHILADELPHIA -113/+103 New York Washington -155/+145 at MIAMI at...
BEACH VOLLEYBALL 9 p.m. NBCSN — AVP Pro Series, Hawaii Invitational, at Waikiki, Hawaii (taped) ——————————————— MLB...
Today FIELD HOCKEY High school Hanover Area at Berwick......4:15 p.m. Northwest at Nanticoke........4:15 p.m....
Sept. 17, 1988 • Shelly Kigers goal four minutes in stands as the game-winner, as Central defeats Bloomsburg in...
Misery loves company, and there’s plenty to go around for first-year coaches at some of the high-pedigree programs in...

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Besides today being the anniversary of the worst terrorist attack in America, it is also the anniversary of the attack...
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... daughter of Courtney Smith and Deven Harvey, Berwick, will turn 3 on Sept. 24. Grandparents are Beth and Curtis...
... son of Courtney Smith and Deven Harvey, Berwick, turns 4 Sept. 23. Grandparents are Beth and Curtis Vaughn and Rob...
... daughter of Heather and Sam Vassallo Jr., Breinigsville, turns 10 today. She is the granddaughter of Melodee Yoder...
... daughter of Lisa and Benjamin Rubendall, Bloomsburg, turned 11 on Sept. 15. Her grandparents are Betty and Clair...
... daughter of Mike and Mandi Ross, Bel Air, Maryland, will turn 3 Tuesday. Grandparents are Chuck and Brenda Ross and...
... daughter of Corey and Katrina Gilbert and Nathan Carr, all of Berwick, turns 8 on Friday. Grandparents are Leon and...
... son of Greg and Beth Gensemer, Kulpmont, turned 9 on Sept. 8. Grandparents are Brenda Gensemer, Berwick and Paul...
... son of Hilary Surak Kreider, Mount Joy, will be 10 years old on Tuesday. His grandparents are Royce and Gary Surak...
DEAR DR. ROACH: My dad recently passed away as a result of cirrhosis of the liver. He also had Parkinson’s disease for...
Q. I have been very interested in the messages about using soap containing limonene to help with cramplike pain. I have...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Nashville prosecutor who was the son-in-law of country music star Alan Jackson has died in a...
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