Stories from Monday, September 14, 2020

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Bloom resident who shot up trailer pleads after treatment
BLOOMSBURG — A man accused of firing shots in a Bloomsburg neighborhood last December was notably calmer when he agreed...
Bloom Memorial Elementary’s ‘Mr. Ed’ has kept kids safe for 20 years
BLOOMSBURG — Shortly after he started working as a Bloomsburg Elementary school custodian, Ed Carper was asked to fill...
Traveler on I-80 allegedly said she had small amount of drug
BLOOMSBURG — An Ohio woman stopped for driving carelessly along Interstate 80 told police she had a “small amount” of...
Bloom man also allegedly fled officers on foot, then hid from officers
CATAWISSA — A Bloomsburg motorcyclist who fled from police, crashed the bike he was on, then ran and hid, was found to...
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• Actor Jessica Brown Findlay, 33. • Actor Chad Duell (TV: “General Hospital”), 33. • Actor Kimberly Williams-...
1814: Francis Scott Key was inspired to write the poem “Defence of Fort McHenry” (later “The Star-Spangled Banner”)...
FREE GROCERIES: 4-6 p.m., Berwick Area YMCA, 231 W. Third St. Community Meal: Holy Annunciation Orthodox Church,...
Russian interference in focus WASHINGTON (AP) — A whistleblower’s allegation that he was pressured to suppress...
• The Local Elected Official Board of Central PA will meet at 9 a.m. Sept. 16 and Dec. 16 via webinar/teleconference....
Peeps treats put on pause BETHLEHEM (AP) — Peeps treats are going on hiatus for several months — another consequence...
TREASURE HUNT: 03-06-08-12-14 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 6-5, Wild: 5 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 9-4-6, Wild: 5 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 0-7-...
 
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HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania voters will soon issue their verdict on the legislature’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic...
Columbia (and Montour) County residents 60 years of age or older could be eligible for farmers market vouchers through...
BRIAR CREEK — A 74-year-old woman ran a red light and crashed into another car, police say. Flora Kester of Berwick...
 
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Former caseworker for state Dept. of Welfare
Robert A. “Bob” Cooke Sr., age 82, formerly of Stony Brook Circle, Orangeville, died Saturday afternoon, Sept. 12, 2020...
Enjoyed hunting, fishing, riding snowmobiles
William L. Daily, 86, of Wapwallopen passed away on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020, at Berwick Retirement Village, where he...
DEAR DR. ROACH: If women are prescribed a hormone replacement for hot flashes, do the hot flashes return once the...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — With many teachers opting out of returning to the classroom because of the coronavirus, schools...
Funeral arrangements to be announced
Carolyn J. (Everett) Dick, 84, of Burlington, N.C., and formerly of the Benton area died Sunday morning, Sept. 13, 2020...
Watershed group convenes tonight BLOOMSBURG — The Fishing Creek Watershed Association (FCWA) will introduce the Ten...
NEW YORK (AP) — British perfume brand Jo Malone has apologized to Black actor John Boyega of “Star Wars” fame after...
A card shower is requested for Cal Deitrick, a rehabilitation patient at The Gardens at Millville, 48 Haven Lane,...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY Even if in the public eye, basically, you are shy and timid. You are now starting to sense that...
 
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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has taken the right move to protect people from evictions during...
The following open letter was recently penned by a group calling itself Liberty and Justice for All, with more than 170...
 
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“September can give us spells of warm, dry, pleasant conditions, and that’s what we’re going to have for most of the...
Q. How often should one take a solution of half a teaspoon baking soda in a glass of water? It does reduce the swelling...
 
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Athlete cedes first two sets in win
NEW YORK — At a U.S. Open unlike any other, Dominic Thiem constructed a comeback the likes of which hadn’t been seen in...
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — For the past six-plus months, the Pittsburgh Steelers and New York Giants have been working...
Eagles let up 17-point lead, fall in opener
LANDOVER, Md. — The Washington Football Team played like a group of guys determined to make a name for themselves....
For the Press Enterprise GREENWOOD TWP. — Greenwood Valley Action Tracks paid tribute to a regular Saturday as it held...
 
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East W L T Pct PF PA Home Away AFC NFC Div Buffalo 1 0 0 1.000 27 17 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 0-0-0 1-0-0 New England 1 0 0...
MINNEAPOLIS — Aaron Rodgers took full advantage of the young cornerbacks and the empty stadium in Minnesota by passing...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. —Minshew Mania is back and maybe better than before. Gardner Minshew threw three touchdown passes,...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. —Josh Jacobs ran for 93 yards and three touchdowns, Derek Carr threw for 239 yards and a score and Las...
CINCINNATI — Heisman winner Joe Burrow ran 23 yards untouched for a touchdown — the best moment of his NFL debut — but...
DETROIT — Mitchell Trubisky perfectly lofted a 27-yard go-ahead touchdown pass to Anthony Miller with 1:54 remaining...
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — DeAndre Hopkins had a career-high 14 catches for 151 yards in his Arizona debut and set up Kenyan...
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. —Cam Newton looked just fine as Tom Brady's replacement, rushing for two touchdowns, and New England...
BALTIMORE — Looking every bit like the reigning NFL MVP, Lamar Jackson threw for 275 yards and three touchdowns to help...
ATLANTA — Russell Wilson was cooking right from the start, throwing four touchdown passes to lead Seattle to a victory...
NEW ORLEANS — Tom Brady was intercepted twice in his Tampa Bay debut, Alvin Kamara scored touchdowns running and...
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — Josh Allen led three consecutive first-half touchdown drives, and Buffalo overcame its own...
 
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East Division W L Pct GB WCGB L10 Str Home Away Tampa Bay 30 17.638 _ _ 5-5 L-1 16-8 14-9 Toronto 26 20.565 3½ _ 6-4...
NEW YORK — Gleyber Torres had a tiebreaking, two-run double with two outs in the eighth inning for his first career...
ARLINGTON, Texas —Texas ace Lance Lynn struck out a season-high 10 in seven innings, Rougned Odor hit a tiebreaking...
CHICAGO — Eloy Jiménez homered, Yo??n Moncada had three hits and Chicago beat Detroit for its fourth straight win....
KANSAS CITY, Mo. —Brad Keller pitched his first major league shutout, tossing a five-hitter as Kansas City won its...
Today in Sports History
Sept. 14, 1990 • Jason Sudol’s 28-yard field goal gives Southern Columbia a heart-stopping, come-from-behind 21-20 win...
DENVER — Albert Pujols tied Willie Mays for fifth place on the career homer list with a two-run shot in the eighth...
MIAMI — Braxton Garrett allowed three hits over five innings to win his major league debut, and Miami beat the Phillies...
PHOENIX — Donovan Walton had three RBIs, and Seattle Mariners beat Arizona. Jose Marmolejos had two hits and drove in...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. —Christian V??zquez and Christian Arroyo homered to help last-place Boston get a split of a four-...
MILWAUKEE — Cubs right-hander Alec Mills cruised through baseball's second no-hitter this season, completing the 16th...
ST. LOUIS — Andrew Miller loaded the bases with a hit batter, followed with a tying four-pitch walk, then threw a wild...
WASHINGTO — Adam Duvall and Ozzie Albies each hit a two-run homer off a laboring Max Scherzer, and Atlanta rallied past...
Monday GOLF High school PHAC-III at Benton.................... 2 p.m. Dallas at Berwick................. 3:30 p.m...
AUSTRALIAN RULES FOOTBALL 5 a.m. FS2 — AFL: Gold Coast at Collingwood ——————————————— KBO BASEBALL 5:25 a.m. (...
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Lourdes Gurriel Jr. hit a home run completely out of Sahlen Field and Hyun Jin Ryu made the early lead...
MINNEAPOLIS — Nelson Cruz hit his 16th homer, and Minnesota beat Cleveland Indians to complete a sweep of their weekend...
SAN DIEGO — Mike Clevinger threw a two-hitter for his second career shutout and San Diego beat San Francisco in the...
EDMONTON, Alberta — Blake Coleman tied it 15 seconds after the New York Islanders took the lead, Ondrej Palat scored...
SATURDAY Regular Micro - Bacon Memorial 1. 43 Nathan Bacon; 2. 20 Sean Stolz; 3. 17 Cody Siegel; 4. 4 Ross Perchak; 5...
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Flights home from the NBA’s bubble are planned whenever a team is on the cusp of elimination,...
BASEBALL National League CINCINNATI REDS — Placed RHP Sonny Gray on the 10-day IL retroactive to Sept. 11....
 
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DEAR ABBY: I’m considered an essential employee during this pandemic. I am writing on behalf of myself and all retail...
 
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... daughter of Sean and Stephanie Steeber, Bloomsburg, turned 2 on Sunday. Grandparents are Andrew and Sharon Steeber...
... daughter of Karl and Mary Womer, Millville, turned 1 Sept. 10. Grandparents are Carl and Cindy Womer, Bloomsburg;...
... daughter of Heather and Sam Vassallo Jr., Breinigsville, will turn 12 Thursday. She is the granddaughter of Melodee...
... daughter of Freddie Fenstemaker Jr. and Kristy Keefer, both of Lime Ridge, turned 4 on Sept. 9. Grandparents are...
... son of Lance and Nikki Seesholtz, Bloomsburg, turned 11 on Sept. 10. Grandparents are Dave and Evanna Nolte, Robert...
... son of Cashius and Megan Econopouly, Asheville, N.C., will be 2 on Friday. Grandparents are Robert and Billee Horn...
... son of Jared and Amy Laubach, Benton, turned 3 on Sept. 12. Grandparents are Jerry and Joanne Laubach, Benton;...
... son of Hilary Surak Kreider, Elizabethtown, will turn 12 on Friday. Grandparents are Royce and Gary Surak of...
... daughter of Brandon and Erin Pauling, Cortland, N.Y., turned 2 on Sept. 7. Grandparents are Greg and Lori Clemens,...
... son of Megan and David Bogart III, Berwick, turned 3 on Sunday. Grandparents are Shelley Silvette and Dawn and...
... will be 2 years old on Saturday. Parents are Cosimo and Susanne DeGennaro, Watsontown. Grandparents are Rosa...
I belong to the VFW down here, the American Legion and DAV. Quite a few veterans served in Vietnam were sprayed with...
 
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