Stories from Thursday, February 6, 2020

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DERRY TWP. — A disabled 17-year-old lived with her mother here in a trailer so filled with garbage and waste, the girl...
Senate acquits president
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump won impeachment acquittal Wednesday in the U.S. Senate, bringing to a close only...
Downtown resident, 36, facing several charges
BLOOMSBURG — A man entered the West Main Street apartment of a woman he didn’t know early Wednesday morning, saying...
Bloomsburg man accused of store break-in
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Police here have arrested the man they say broke into a convenience store and stole about $595 from...
CATAWISSA — Landlords packed borough hall Wednesday night, pleading with council to kill all plans for a proposed...

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1995: The space shuttle Discovery flew to within 37 feet of the Russian space station Mir in the first rendezvous of...
• Good Morning America” co-host Amy Robach, 47. • Singer Rick Astley, 54. • Country singer Richie McDonald, 58...
Blood Drive: 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Susquehanna Energy Information Center, 634 Salem Blvd., Berwick. Winter Book...
Cruise ships quarantined BEIJING (AP) — Today, China reported 73 more deaths from a new virus, raising its total to...
• Huntington Township’s auditors released their 2019 report. • Close 2U Storage Inc. plans to sell off the contents of...
Pence stumps for GOP CAMP HILL (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence made a swing through Pennsylvania on Wednesday. Pence...
TREASURE HUNT: 6-7-11-19-26 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 6-7; WILD: 1 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 5-9-4; WILD: 1 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 3-2-4-...
 
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Numidia Valley Bible Fellowship — the “Red Brick Church” at 42 Ringtown Mountain Road — has potato donuts for sale....
BERWICK — A donation from a past congregation member and money from an insurance company should pay back all the money...
Cops: Danville man assaulted woman WOLF TWP. — A Danville man is accused of assaulting a woman in a trailer court near...
HARRISBURG (AP) — Wildlife authorities say Pennsylvania hunters killed 4,653 black bears last year, setting a new...
BERWICK — The Central Susquehanna Community Foundation will host its annual meeting on Wednesday, March 4, at The Barn...
WILLIAMSPORT — Another man has entered a guilty plea in federal court for his role in a six-figure heroin and fentanyl...

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Korean War veteran was best storyteller
Theodore C. Dzoch Sr., 87, of Shickshinny, died Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, at home. Born May 11, 1932, in Nanticoke, he was...
Kirk Douglas, the intense, muscular actor with the dimpled chin who starred in “Spartacus,” “Lust for Life” and dozens...
U.S. and world traveler was foster mother of 12
Shirley Ann Dennis, 93, formerly of Cragle Hill Road, Shickshinny, passed away Friday, Jan. 31, 2020, at The Glebe...
Here are Berwick Middle School honor roll students for the second marking period: Distinguished honors • Fifth grade...
Charges dropped in Uber assault SCOTT TWP. — A man accused of assaulting an Uber driver last month had charges dropped...
Ryder H. Klein Sarah and Nickolas Klein, Gahanna, Ohio, are the parents of a son, Ryder Hauck, born Thursday, Jan. 23...
Suspect a Bloomsburg resident Sarah Pineda-Scott lives on West Fifth Street in Bloomsburg. A headline on an article...

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STROUDSBURG (AP) — The trial has begun for a Tobyhanna man accused of having killed a woman whose body was found...
HARRISBURG (AP) — A new state law signed Wednesday increases penalties for certain human trafficking offenses and...
LEWISBURG — Brushstrokes art gallery in Lewisburg is seeking donations of pet supplies during the Lewisburg Ice...

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“Moisture from the Gulf of Mexico is moving northward along a nearly stationary weather boundary. This will result in...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities served search warrants Wednesday in California and Washington state in the investigation...
 
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For many of us, January was all about giving things up: Maybe we were going to stop eating meat and embrace a plant-...
During a snowstorm once, I couldn’t go to the store for several days as I waited to get plowed out of my driveway. I...
Okay, this week, you’ll be joining Julia as she tackles one of her favorite hobbies, baking. Awhile ago we received a...
 
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China evacuees to stay in Omaha OMAHA, Neb. (AP) —American evacuees from the growing coronavirus outbreak in China...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A new steakhouse is coming to Las Vegas and its named after two of the city’s most notorious mobsters...
GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) —A trucking company owner and cattle raiser has testified against allegations of animal neglect...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) —A North Carolina car dealer is opening up his sales lot to homeless people whose cars are their...

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If you’ve never heard of jackfruit, keep your eyes open: You’ll start noticing it everywhere. Jackfruit is a very...
I sometimes joke and say that as a Southern cook, I use pecans like other chefs use salt and pepper. That is to say, on...
BLOOMSBURG — The Pennsylvania Sheep and Wool Growers Association, in conjunction with the American Sheep Industry...

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Here are available school menus for the week of Feb. 10: BLOOMSBURG ELEM/breakfast — Monday: Breakfast pizza....
TURBOTVILLE — Here are Warrior Run High School’s honor roll students for the second marking period: Distinguished...
Kindergarten sign-up Kindergarten registration in the Berwick Area School District will begin in February. Your child...
Kudos to students The following accomplishments by Millville High School students were noted at a recent Board meeting...
Columbia-Montour Area Vo-Tech School will hold an Open House on Sunday, Feb. 9, from 1-4 p.m.. The school is located at...
Colt R. McAninch, a senior at Berwick Area High School, is Berwick Elks Student of the Month for January. He is the son...
Getting a ‘Jump Start’ The Jump Start Program, one of Northwest Area School District’s early education programs, has...
Let them eat cake Holy Family School’s third-graders celebrated National Chocolate Cake Day. They also celebrated...
 
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ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Dozens of Turkish res- cue workers were missing Wednesday after being hit by an avalanche in...
MEXICO CITY (AP) —Mexican President Andrés Manuel L??pez Obrador has floated a strikingly unpopular proposal to end the...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tom Hanks, Chris Rock and Taika Waititi are some of the presenters who will take the Oscars stage at...
GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) — A Portuguese man pleaded guilty Wednesday to the killing of his ex-girlfriend, whose body was...

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Did you ever get a song stuck in your head? If you have gotten a song stuck in your head then you know how annoying...
Elk Grove is a village in Sugarloaf Township, located about a mile northwest of Central on the west branch of Fishing...

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By JIM LEVAN   I remember growing up on a dairy farm during the ’70s when life was simpler. It was a great time to grow...
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The cost for policing Bloomsburg is far and away the biggest expense borne by town taxpayers. Total expenses for the...
EDITOR’S NOTE: Jim Geraghty comments on Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi tearing up President Donald Trump’s...
In life, only three things can be certain: death, taxes, and job security at the United States Postal Service (USPS)....
Three drunk guys get into a taxi. The driver knows they’re drunk so he starts the engine and turns it off again, then...
 
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DEAR ABBY: My niece on my husband’s side was engaged to be married two years ago. There was a bridal shower, and...
DEAR DR. ROACH: I am an 83-year-old African American female who is contemplating having a neurostimulator implanted in...
KENILWORTH, N.J. (AP) — Drugmaker Merck beat Wall Street’s fourth-quarter profit expectations, but investors weren’t as...
BLOOMSBURG — State Rep. David Millard and USDA Bloomsburg Service Center invite the public to a Spotted Lantern Fly...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY: You are a multitalented dreamer. Many people underestimate your confidence and ability. It’s a...

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Southern hopes experience pays off at states
For the Press Enterprise HERSHEY — Silver is nice. Gold is better. The message is abundantly clear this year for...
For the Press Enterprise UNIVERSITY PARK — After a brief stop in the friendly confines of Rec Hall last Sunday, Penn...
Berwick junior leads Bulldogs past rival Spartans
For the Press Enterprise BERWICK — In front of a nice crowd that included a large student section, Berwick picked a...
Ohio State is back on top in Big Ten recruiting, with Ryan Day wrapping up his first full signing class Wednesday with...
 
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DETROIT — Andre Drummond had 31 points and 19 rebounds, and the Detroit Pistons handed the Phoenix Suns their fourth...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Toronto 36 14.720 — Boston 34 15.694 1½ Philadelphia 31 20.608 5½...
OTTAWA, Ontario — Willie O’Ree is hopeful that one day sports will be free of racism and bigotry, yet thinks it’s still...
All during the offseason, New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman worried about James Paxton’s back pain and...
INDIANAPOLIS — Kamar Baldwin made a buzzer-beating 3-pointer and scored 17 points, giving No. 19 Butler a 79-76 victory...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Boston 54 32 10 12 76 181 137 Tampa Bay 53 33 15 5 71 192...
ORLANDO, Fla. — Pete Rose again asked Major League Baseball to end his lifetime ban, saying the penalty is unfair...
 
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McKinnley Jackson, a huge and talented defensive tackle from Mississippi, was one of the few five-star recruits whose...
BOSTON — Banking on Mookie Betts to be the missing piece in their World Series pursuit, the Los Angeles Dodgers finally...
 

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Today in Sports History
Feb. 6, 1990 • Mario Lemieux notches two goals and an assist, but it was enough for Pittsburgh as the Penguins fell to...
BENTON — Kaleb Sitler scored a game-high 11 points and Vo-Tech defeated Benton, 39-30, in boys basketball Wednesday...
Today BASKETBALL High school boys Berwick at Wyoming Val. W.... 7:15 p.m. Northwest at Wyoming Sem.... 7:15 p.m....
Midway Lanes MONDAY NIGHT MEN’S Week 23 W L Zeislott 20 8 4 Men and Ah Lit 18 10 Pick Ups 17 11 Farmers 14 14...
H.S. GIRLS BASKETBALL 7:30 p.m. SECV8-TV — Southern Columbia at Danville ——————————————— COLLEGE BASKETBALL (MEN'S...
BASEBALL National League CHICAGO CUBS — Signed RHPs Jason Adam, Oscar De La Cruz, Brandon Morrow, Caleb Simpson...
 

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