Stories from Wednesday, September 26, 2018

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Son of Berwick graduate was abused, authorities allege
CURRITUCK, N.C. — The father of a 5-month-old baby who died during a family vacation has been charged with murder. A...
Fairgrounds project delights Southern kids
BLOOMSBURG — In the “back older times,” second-grader Timmy Gearhart wouldn’t have had a TV, video games, or even...
Fernville woman must pay $560, do community service
DANVILLE — A Bloomsburg school director charged with stealing a luxury golf umbrella that belonged to another...
BLOOMSBURG — The decision to force a Civil War historian to remove Confederate flags from a historical display outside...
Rural Shickshinny man in federal custody on gun charge
WILKES-BARRE — The son of a retired Shickshinny Senior District Judge is in federal custody for illegally possessing a...

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• Tennis player Serena Williams, 37. • Actor Jim Caviezel, 50. • TV personality Jillian Barberie, 52. • Actress...
1955: Following word that President Eisenhower had suffered a heart attack, the New York Stock Exchange saw its worst...
BLOOD DRIVE:1-6 p.m., Mill-Green UM Church, 75 S. State St., Millville. Men’s Free Breakfast: 7:30 a.m., First...
• Berwick’s zoning hearing board will hold a public hearing on Oct. 3 at 6 p.m. to consider two applications to allow...
Trump speech draws laugh UNITED NATIONS (AP) — President Donald Trump highlighted U.S. gains under his watch Tuesday...
Cosby taken to prison cell NORRISTOWN (AP) — Bill Cosby, 81, was led away to prison in handcuffs Tuesday, sentenced to...
TREASURE HUNT: 7-8-11-12-28 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 4-5; WILD: 4 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 9-7-7; WILD: 4 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 6-7-4-...


 
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NC Church, 20 Kachinka Hollow Road, is holding a fundraiser Saturday, Oct. 6, to help Rev. Mike Malewski pay for his...
RALPHO TWP. — Three people were taken to Geisinger Medical Center when a woman lost control of her car and hit three...
MONROE TWP. — A pickup driven by an 18-year-old Elysburg woman rear-ended a car driven by an 18-year-old Elysburg man...


 
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Nursing home co-owner enjoyed photography
Helen C. Engelman, age 87, 100 Hill Road, Millville, died at 2:30 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, at the Geisinger...
Unityville man served in Korean Conflict
Paul L. (Tub) Stackhouse, 86, of Unityville, went to be with the Lord, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, at his residence. Paul...
BERWICK — All of Berwick’s streets are open again. And the teenager who was critically injured when bricks and debris...
SUSQUEHANNA TWP. — With a terrier in the Harrisburg area recovering after falling victim to a rattlesnake bite, all...
Services announced for Bloom nonagenarian
Mary Rose Jankowski, age 99, 330 W. Third St., Bloomsburg, died at her home at 9:58 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, after...
BLOOMSBURG — Calling all cooks and bakers! The Press Enterprise would like you to submit your best recipes to share...
Funeral arrangements will be announced
Dale E. Kindig, age 81, of Bloomsburg, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, a patient of the Bloomsburg Care and...
VALLEY TWP. — A wanted man identified himself as his cousin when troopers arrested him for having marijuana on...
Neva Ball will celebrate her 80th birthday on Saturday, Sept. 29. Cards will reach her at The Gardens at Orangeville,...
Arrangements will be announced Thursday
Carol R. Bennett, age 75, 37 Crestmont Circle, Bloomsburg, died at 3:05 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, at the Bloomsburg...
WASHINGTON (AP) —The jury is still out on whether women can be successful in infantry jobs, Defense Secretary Jim...


 
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BERWICK — A Berwick woman who was suspected of shoplifting at Boyer’s Food Market was in possession of drug...
POTTSVILLE — Rico J. Cordero, 34, of Danville, pleaded guilty to two counts of manufacture, delivery, or possession...
NEW YORK (AP) — Nike caused an uproar earlier this month with its ad featuring former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick...
BATAVIA, Ill. — Aldi announced Tuesday that has partnered with Instacart to begin offering online grocery delivery,...
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Child Passenger Safety Week, which continues through Saturday, represents an excellent opportunity to deliver important...
Oversight for public wellbeing
When a section of Berwick’s Masonic Building came crashing onto East Second Street last week, it also brought a...
( Editor’s note: On Saturday, Bloomsburg Fair officials asked Civil War historian David Duchon to remove his display...
InsideSources.com The future is here — if we clear the way for it. That message is loud and clear during National...
“The U.S. will not tell you how to live and work or worship. We only ask that you honor our sovereignty in return.”...
A judge interviewing an Alabama woman regarding her pending divorce asks, “What are the grounds for your divorce?” “...


 
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VALLEY TWP. — Someone stole three central air condition units worth $3,000 from 126 McCracken Road last week, according...


 
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ALOHA group meets today for lunch LIGHTSTREET — ALOHA, a monthly gathering of older couples and singles, meets today...
40th anniversary Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Prego of Larksville observed their 40th wedding anniversary on Aug. 26. They...
Club hosts Swiss Movement event ELYSBURG — Ralpho Township Public Library’s Bridge Club played a Swiss Movement...
BENTON — Ricketts Glen State Park, 695 Rt. 487, Benton, offers these final programs for the year: • Tuesday, Oct. 2, 8...


 
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DEAR ABBY: I found out a month ago that my wife and my best friend had a relationship 40 years ago when we were in our...
BORN TODAY You are friendly, witty and helpful by nature. You appear easygoing, but you are determined. This year...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I am a 78-year-old with severe back pain due to compression of the nerve. My activities of daily life...
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“Much of today will be variably cloudy and warmer. There will be a period of showers and thunderstorms late in the day...
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Offense looked very good in victory over Tampa
PITTSBURGH — Vance McDonald insists he wasn’t sending some sort of message when the Pittsburgh Steelers tight end...
Crosby: Pens wore down because of long title runs
PITTSBURGH — Sidney Crosby can admit it now: The Pittsburgh Penguins were tired last season, a natural byproduct of...
SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France — Tiger Woods paused on his walk toward the 18th green at Le Golf National and threw...
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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Struggling Gary Sanchez drove in four runs for the first time since early April, Luis Severino...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away x-Boston 106 51.675 — — 5-5 W-1 55-21 51-30 y-New York 97 60.618 9 —...
ANAHEIM, Calif. — Los Angeles Angels two-way rookie Shohei Ohtani will have Tommy John surgery next week. The Angels...
TORONTO — Houston reached 100 wins for the second straight season and closed in on the AL West title, beating Toronto...
WASHINGTON — Max Scherzer became the 17th pitcher since 1900 to strike out 300 batters in a season, reaching that...
AMERICAN LEAGUE Indians 4, White Sox 0 Cleveland 000 000 103—4 14 0 Chicago 000 000 000—0 4 0 Kluber, A.Miller (8...
BATTING—Betts, Boston,.343; Martinez, Boston,.328; Altuve, Houston,.317; Trout, Los Angeles,.314; Brantley, Cleveland,....
CINCINNATI — Hunter Dozier led off the ninth inning with a tie-breaking home run, lifting Kansas City to a win over...
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EAGAN, Minn. — Last week, the Minnesota Vikings were concerned enough about Everson Griffen’s state of mind that they...
INDIANAPOLIS — The Indianapolis Colts’ defense appears to be rounding into form. Rookie linebacker Darius Leonard...
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Sept. 26, 1988 • Canadian sprinter Ben Johnson is stripped of the gold medal he won in the 100 meters at the recent...
P-Nut Bowl MONDAY LADIES LEAGUE Week 4 W L Sparetimers 11 1 Pin Shakers 8 4 Valley Girls 6 6 Gutter Gals 6 6...
Mlb FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG National League at Washington -200/+180 Miami at New York -155/+145 Atlanta at St....
LEWISBURG — With the scored tied at 1, Central Columbia and Lewisburg went to overtime, where a late goal by Jesse...
BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Recalled OF Austin Hays from Bowie (EL) and placed him on the 60-day...
GOLF 4 p.m. FS1 — USGA, U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship, semifinal matches, at Charlotte, N.C. ——————————————— MLB 4...
Today GOLF High school at White Deer District 4 qualifier..................... 1 p.m. SOCCER High school boys...
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I’m calling about the ordinance about cleaning up the streets by Mayor... I think it’s a great idea, but the landlord...
We don’t get enough of hooker-turned-head-nurse Bobbie Spencer on ABC’s “General Hospital.” So we were glad to read...