Stories from Saturday, June 15, 2019

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Superintendent: Staff cuts helped avoid tax hike as population drops
BERWICK — All of Berwick’s elementary schools and the high school have a lot of empty space, and the student population...
SALEM TWP. — The nuclear power plant here operated safely last year, with only minor violations found, inspectors said...
Crowd pays respects at Bloomsburg Fairgrounds
BLOOMSBURG — Richard Seely of Berwick was a talented runner at Berwick Area High School and even received offers from...
BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg teenager reported missing Thursday was discovered by authorities Friday night in Williamsport...
Trucks ticketed during work on Montour County railroad crossing
DANVILLE — Work on a railroad crossing in Riverside created a traffic tie-up both there and in Danville on Friday...

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• Actor Neil Patrick Harris, 46. • Actor Jake Busey, 48. • Actress Leah Remini, 49. • Actor-rapper Ice Cube, 50...
1864: Secretary of War Edwin M. Stanton signed an order establishing a military burial ground which became Arlington...
Indoor/Outdoor Yard Sale: 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Orangeville Methodist Church; food available. Summer Book Sale: 8 a.m.-noon,...
Notre Dame funds delayed PARIS (AP) — The billionaire French donors who publicly proclaimed they would give hundreds...
• Catawissa Borough is seeking bids on repair work on the senior/community center building. For more information, see...
19 pets dead behind home WINFIELD TWP. (AP) — Nineteen dead animals have been found behind a home in what one humane...
TREASURE HUNT: 2-9-13-14-21 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 3-0, Wild: 5 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 4-9-6, Wild: 5 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 3-0-9-...
 
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Marvel’s Jessica Jones is facing both enemies and former allies as season three streams. The hard-drinking rape-...
WILKES-BARRE — A shackled Andrew Dula III kept his head down when Luzerne County Judge David W. Lupas sentenced him...
BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man was sentenced to 72 hours in jail for recklessly endangering others by driving after...

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Elysburg longtime nurse was devoted mother
Debra Marie Dobson, a registered nurse and resident of Elysburg, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, June 13, 2019, at...
Man served as soldier in Revolutionary War
WEST HARTFORD, Conn. — As Marc Boucher carved the simple four-letter name into the Revolutionary War memorial in the...
Enjoyed road trip adventures with husband
Aimee J. (Hoffman) Swafford, 39, of Mifflinville, passed away on Friday, June 14, 2019, at home under the care of...
BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) — A Christian organization has fired a Bellingham teenager from his job as a camp counselor...
Test may have spread diseases KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — Health officials say some Michigan patients who had a test used...
Funeral arrangements will be announced
Derl E. Kile, 68, of Greenwood Township, husband of Karen Kile, died late Thursday evening, June 13, 2019, at his home...
Millie E. Moore Colleen Rafter and Michael Moore, Bloomsburg, are the parents of a daughter, Millie Eleanor, born...
BERWICK — The Berwick Historical Society will be offering a free talk on the Berwick-Nescopeck wooden bridge, which...
VBS for kids age 4 to sixth-grade BERWICK — The Berwick Community Vacation Bible School will be held June 23-27 from 6...

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When Melanie Lockert graduated with a master’s in performance studies in 2011, she was overwhelmed with student loans....
NORTHUMBERLAND —Citing “pressure” applied to PennDOT by a state representative, the North Shore Railroad has pushed...

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MILLVILLE — Millville School District Superintendent Cynthia Jenkins compared the district’s 2019 graduates to...
• C. SEYMOUR STERE ALUMNI MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (3) — $2,000 each (pro-rated $500 per year for four years): Ryan Stevens...
NEW YORK (AP) — New York City Police say a 29-year-old officer died Friday in the department’s third suspected suicide...
Special to Press Enterprise/Geri Gibbons Crash Sends Three to Hospital A two-car crash on Southern Drive in Catawissa...
DENVER (AP) — A suburban Denver man has been arrested in the unsolved slaying of a soldier in Colorado 32 years ago...

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WESTFIELD, Wis. — Izzle, Timon, Batman, River and Mars spent years confined inside a lab, their lives devoted to being...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Alarmed by President Donald Trump’s willingness to accept foreign dirt on a political opponent, House...
PHOENIX (AP) — A $10 million legal claim was filed against the city of Phoenix that says police officers committed...

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Potential conflicts of interest must be revealed by stockbrokers to their clients. This was the crux of a necessary,...
ROSE: Prior to graduation, Danville High School senior Emily Salerno-Oswald designed and put up an online wellness...
Today is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. Communities around the world will be holding events to bring awareness to...
One of the major Supreme Court decisions we’ll soon hear about is the Bladensburg cross case. This is the case in which...
Two 90-year-old women, Rose and Barb, had been friends all of their lives. When it was clear Rose was dying, Barb...
“They weren’t well cared for, but they had their primary needs — food and water, and I changed their bed every day. I...
 
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Planned parenthood states that abortion performed on pregnant women is a form of healthcare. They are right because...
NEW YORK (AP) — Ivanka Trump took in nearly $4 million in revenue last year from her stake in President Donald Trump’s...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A helicopter pilot who heads a military command in Guam will be the first female leader of the...

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NEW YORK — Ron Howard recalls seeing his first opera when he was 4. The budding child star and future director was in...
My partner wanted to be a homeowner by 30. He built up a down payment throughout his mid-20s. I struggled to save. That...
For 2019, it’s the end of the line for some notable Ford and General Motors sedans. And as a result, dealers will be...
 
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BERWICK — For the 12th consecutive year, school directors here passed a budget with no tax increase. Columbia County...
“There are several reasons for the excessively wet conditions much of the nation has been enduring. The main cause is...
WASHINGTON (AP) —President Donald Trump says his wife, first lady Melania Trump, is an icon on the same order of...
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama man says he has completed his quest to mow lawns for veterans in all 50 states....
BLOOMSBURG — A Lebanon man is accused of writing a bad check, according to a criminal complaint filed in the office of...
 
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‘Steel Curtain,’ ‘America’s Team’ among league’s great monikers
NEW YORK — The memorable moments and teams in NFL history can be summarized by a word or phrase such as the “Steel...
Albertson has 46 years’ experience at Danville helm
DANVILLE — When Harold Albertson began coaching American Legion baseball in 1974, many parents of the kids he now...
 
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CINCINNATI — Roughned Odor hit his fourth career grand slam, Delino DeShields singled and drove in a run during a...
AMERICAN LEAGUE Blue Jays 12, Orioles 3 Toronto 011 007 300—12 17 2 Baltimore 001 010 010— 3 10 0 Stroman, Shafer (...
MINNEAPOLIS — Mitch Garver’s two-run homer in the eighth inning snapped a scoreless tie, and Kyle Gibson gave up two...
WASHINGTON — Max Scherzer struck out 10 in seven innings, Anthony Rendon and Howie Kendrick homered and Washington...
BALTIMORE — J.D. Martinez hit two of Boston’s season-high six home runs, and the Red Sox staged another impressive...
East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away Tampa Bay 42 27.609 — — 6-4 W-1 19-17 23-10 New York 41 27.603 ½ — 3-...
NEW YORK — Dexter Fowler hit a go-ahead, three-run homer moments after Paul DeJong’s tying shot in the eighth inning,...
DETROIT — Cleveland’s Jake Bauers hit for the cycle, and the Indians routed Detroit after scoring eight runs in the...
PITTSBURGH — Quinn Priester picked up a dry-erase marker and jotted a couple of notes to himself on his bedroom mirror...
ATLANTA — Brian McCann capped Atlanta’s three-run ninth inning with a two-run single off Héctor Neris, and the Braves...
MIAMI — Steven Brault scattered eight hits over six innings, and the Pittsburgh Pirates stopping a seven-game slide by...
 
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BENTON — The Benton Legends girls soccer club is looking for motivated girls to join. Tryouts for the fall U11 2019...
 
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Today in Sports HistoryJune 15, 1989 • The Philadelphia Phillies sign Von Hayes to a three-year contract worth $6.4...
AUTO RACING 3 p.m. FS1 — NASCAR Xfinity Series: practice, Newton, Iowa NBC — Lucas Oil Motocross: High Point...
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — Gary Woodland finished off a bogey-free round by making birdie from a divot in the fairway,...
SAN FRANCISCO — A California police agency will pursue a misdemeanor battery charge against Toronto Raptors President...
Rolling Pines Golf Course WEDNESDAY NIGHT LEAGUE June 12 W L Jim Chyko/Dan Phillips 29 11 Shawn Cole/Pete...
Saturday BASEBALL Junior Legion Bloomsburg at Jersey Shore (DH)..2 p.m. ——————————————— Sunday BASEBALL American...
MLB Favorite Line Underdog National League at San Francisco -109/-101 Milwaukee at Washington -195/+180 Arizona at...
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — A Florida judge handed another loss to the prosecution in New England Patriots owner Robert...
 
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Sometimes good enough is good enough. In a world of information overload, it’s common to feel angst when making...
NEW YORK — A recent multiplex marquee is haunting Martin Scorsese. Twelve screens and 11 of them were showing one movie...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — On a recent spring day inside Tim McGraw’s sprawling Nashville mansion, the country superstar got a...
 
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Zachary Levi plays a bulletproof superhero in “Shazam!,” but the actor’s nerves of steel are being...
RENO, Nev. (AP) — The U.S. Bureau of Land Management is recommending attendance be capped at existing levels for the...
GENEVA (AP) — The World Health Organization on Friday said the Ebola outbreak in Congo — which spilled into Uganda this...
 
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DEAR ABBY: I have a guy friend who goes from girl to girl constantly. People talk about what a player he is and say he...
Chewy soars in debut NEW YORK (AP) — Chewy, the online seller of pet food and squeaky toys, went public Friday and had...
WALHALLA, S.C. (AP) —A South Carolina woman who police say was driving drunk will not be cited with a DUI because her...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are talented, with a wide variety of interests. In particular, you’re a talented speaker...

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TODAY Prayer breakfast, Morris Family Restaurant, 6035 Columbia Blvd., South Centre Township, 7:15 a.m., the Rev....
Group heads to Navajo Nation BERWICK — A group from Berwick Bible Church is taking a missions trip for 10 days to the...
 

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