Stories from Wednesday, February 12, 2020

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Son allegedly struggled with dad before firing fatal bullets
MILLVILLE — An 18-year-old man accused of killing his parents last month fired three bullets into his mother, including...
State labor officials tour local school and see shops in action
SCOTT TWP. — Leaders of Columbia-Montour Vo-Tech took state officials on a tour of the school Tuesday as part of a...
Man denies making 30 Seconds threat, taken from meeting
BERWICK — A man who came to Monday night’s school board meeting to proclaim he hadn’t threatened a director was...
11-year-old describes alleged sexual assaults by her mother’s boyfriend
DANVILLE — An 11-year-old girl choked up and was initially unable to speak when asked several times about allegations...
Klobuchar makes strong showing; Yang, Bennet drop from race
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — Bernie Sanders won New Hampshire’s presidential primary election Tuesday night, narrowly edging...
BERWICK — A man was listed in critical condition after allegedly turning his bicycle into the path of a car Tuesday....

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• Northwest Area School District plans to hold a finance and co-curricular committee meeting in the board room today at...
1809: Abraham Lincoln, the 16th president of the United States, was born in a log cabin in Hardin (now LaRue) County,...
• Actress Jennifer Stone, 27. • Actress Christina Ricci, 40. • Actor Jesse Spencer, 41. • Singer Chynna Phillips...
Blood Drive: 1-7 p.m., Bloomsburg University’s Kehr Union. Men’s Free Breakfast: 7:30 a.m., First Presbyterian Church...
Virus is given a new name BEIJING (AP) — Today, China reported another drop in the number of new cases of a viral...
Police: Son shot dad, sibling PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A man has been charged with murder and related offenses in the...
TREASURE HUNT: 15-21-23-24-26 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 9-3; WILD: 1 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 4-1-8; WILD: 1 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 5-6-...
 
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Friends, family and fellow firefighters, as well as the community, are invited to Eagle Hose Co., 325 S. Mercer St.,...
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania has launched the website where voters for the first time can request the newly legalized mail...

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Former educator, GMC employee, musician
Glenn Harold Johnson, 82, passed away on Feb. 8, 2020, at his home in North Wales, Pennsylvania. Mr. Johnson was born...
BLOOMSBURG — Rep. David Millard (R-Columbia) has issued a correction regarding an incorrect phone number listed in his...
Funeral arrangements to be announced
Kenneth R. Kelsey, age 96, of Fifth Street, Benton, died at 5:35 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020, at Brookdale Senior...
FRANKLIN TWP. — Here are Southern Columbia Area High School honor roll students for the second marking period:...
Kaydyn E. Hazlak Samantha Slusser and Leonard Hazlak III of Benton are the parents of a son, Kaydyn Edward, born...
DANVILLE — Here is the January report from Susan M. Kauwell, Montour County Prothonotary & Clerk of Courts....
RUSH TWP. — A Danville man is facing driving under the influence charges after an accident here Jan. 9. Zakary J....
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Here are Central Columbia Middle School honor roll students for the second marking period:...
 
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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) —The Virginia House passed sweeping energy legislation Tuesday that would overhaul how Virginia’s...

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Diamond-studded? Spring-loaded? Enabling you to leap tall buildings in a single bound? Not one of those things can...
EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from a column by Joel Mathis for The Week. All of a sudden, we have to take Mike Bloomberg’s...
With gain came pain
It’s hard to see how Bloomsburg Town Council can stand pat on its year-round street sweeping policy. To its credit,...
Hydrogen as a clean fuel is back with a new mission and better ways of producing it. Jan Vrins, a partner in...
Heard on a public transportation vehicle in Orlando: “When you exit this vehicle, please be sure to lower your head and...
 
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DEAR DR. ROACH: A few months ago, my husband was told his prostate cancer has returned. He now has stage 4 cancer. We...
BENSALEM — A store devoted to clothing and other items related to President Donald Trump opened Tuesday morning in...
BORN TODAY You have humanitarian values. Sometimes you are viewed as an eccentric; nevertheless, people respect you....

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Quilt Guild to hold workshop Feb. 22 PENNSDALE — The Susquehanna Valley Quilt Guild will hold its next meeting on...
President’s list TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Alexandra Nicole Eyerly of Bloomsburg was named to the University of Alabama...
BLOOMSBURG — Here are Columbia County Christian School honor roll students in the second marking period: High Honor...
Library to host political documentary BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Public Library will host a program on how to bridge the...
BERWICK — Here are Berwick Middle School honor roll students for the second marking period: Distinguished Honors •...
 
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I’m so sorry I did not get a ticket to go watch the drag queens perform. We have gone before and they are great. So,...

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“A mass of arctic air is on the move from the north. It will give International Falls, Minnesota, a low temperature of...
 
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Baseball emerges from winter of scandals, salary dumps
FORT MYERS, Fla. — The crack of the bat at spring training camps replaced the sound of trash can lids banging in...
For the Press Enterprise LOYALSOCK TWP. — With five seconds remaining, Southern Columbia’s girls basketball team drew...
Danville defense dominant in Moser’s home finale
For the Press Enterprise DANVILLE — Throughout his tenure as Danville’s girls basketball coach, Steve Moser has always...
WASHINGTON — NCAA President Mark Emmert urged Congress to step in and put restrictions on college athletes’ ability to...
 
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PHILADELPHIA — Ben Simmons had 26 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists, and the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Los Angeles...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Toronto 40 14.741 — Boston 37 15.712 2 Philadelphia 34 21.618 6½...
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Mike Watkins matched his season high with 19 points, and Seth Lundy added a career-high 18...
PITTSBURGH — Yanni Gourde’s wrist shot from in close 2:45 into overtime gave the streaking Tampa Bay Lightning a 2-1...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Boston 57 34 11 12 80 188 143 Tampa Bay 57 37 15 5 79 203...
1. Baylor (21-1) did not play. Next: vs. No. 14 West Virginia, Saturday. 2. Gonzaga 25-1) did not play. Next: at...
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Kyle Busch has partied in victory lane at every NASCAR track from Darlington to Dover, from...
 
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SOUTH CENTRE TWP. —Central Columbia’s Dylan Harris poured in a game-high 21 points, Patrick Yost finished with 19...
 
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Feb. 12
Feb. 12, 1990 • Brandon McAfee drops in 20 points to lead Bloomsburg Christian to a 66-52 victory over Watsontown...
Today BASKETBALL High school boys Emmanuel Baptist at Vo-Tech.....6 p.m. Cowanesque Val. at Millville..7:30 p.m....
Eighth-grade boys Danville 41, Bloomsburg 21 Top scorers: Danville — Kutcher, 16; Huron, 10. Bloomsburg — Ben Mottern...
CLEARWATER, Fla. —Philadelphia Phillies manager Joe Girardi wants to have a healthy team down the stretch this year and...
Midway Lanes MONDAY NIGHT MEN’S Week 24 W L Zeislott 23 9 4 Men and Ah Lit 19 13 Pick Ups 18 14 Farmers 17 15...
COLLEGE BASKETBALL (MEN'S) 6:30 p.m. CBSSN — Xavier at Butler FS1 — Creighton at Seton Hall SECN — South Carolina...
ATLANTA — The Atlanta Braves need new veteran leadership for a rotation that has lost Julio Teheran and Dallas Keuchel...
BASEBALL American League BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Claimed INF Ram??n Urías off waivers from St. Louis. Assigned INF Pat...
NBA FAVORITE LINE O/U UNDERDOG at Orlando 7½ 205½ Detroit Atlanta 1 233 at Cleveland at New York 2½ 228½ Washington...
MESA, Ariz. — Theo Epstein claims there are “no hard feelings on either side” in the relationship between the Chicago...
 
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DEAR ABBY: I’ve got a new one for you. My beautiful 16-year-old daughter was interested in a boy her age from school....
 
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