Stories from Saturday, January 8, 2022

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Bloomsburg defendant charged following armed robbery
BLOOMSBURG — This week, a judge refused to toss a drug arrest arising from a police dog that allegedly sniffed out a...
Orange Township supers amending zoning ordinance
ORANGE TWP. — More than 30 residents gathered Thursday evening in the Orange Township municipal building to discuss a...
MAINVILLE — A Monroe County man is accused of endangering his two daughters by driving with them after he smoked...
MOUNT PLEASANT TWP. — A former Columbia County Prison guard is accused of strangling and beating his wife unconscious...

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1935: Rock-and-roll legend Elvis Presley was born in Tupelo, Mississippi. 1964: President Lyndon B. Johnson, in his...
Free to-Go Meal: 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., takeout curbside, St. John’s Lutheran Church, Fifth and Race streets,...
• Actor Amber Benson, 45. • Actor/producer Ami Dolenz, 53. • Former Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, 64. • Actor...
Arbery’s killers get life BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) — Three White men convicted of murder for chasing and killing Ahmaud...
• Bloomsburg will receive sealed bids marked “Bloomsburg Airport Heating Project Bid” until 3 p.m. Feb. 10 at Town Hall...
Police: Vehicle held live deer NEWBERRYTOWN (AP) — Officers were investigating a suspected DUI when they discovered...
TREASURE HUNT: 1-3-13-21-24 MIDDAY PICK TWO: 6-5; WILD: 0 MIDDAY PICK THREE: 9-2-7; WILD: 0 MIDDAY PICK FOUR: 4-5-3-...
 
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Columbia County reported a record number of new coronavirus cases and three new COVID-19 deaths on Friday, as statewide...
Hospitalizations of U.S. children under 5 with COVID-19 soared in recent weeks to their highest level since the...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio abortion providers again sued Friday to block a state law requiring that fetal remains from...
One of Pennsylvania’s biggest gas drillers is facing newer allegations of pollution in a rural community where it is...

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GMC dietary aide enjoyed travel, family time
Gloria A. (Kline) Rorick Hans, 81, of 1538 First St., Danville, died at the home of her daughter, Diane, early Friday,...
BU graduate had 24-year teaching career
Christy Lopes “Dink” Phillips, 47, of Muncy passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2022....
Farm girl at heart kept welcoming home
Joyce Elaine Trivelpiece, 92, of Berwick passed away peacefully at her home on Wednesday evening, Jan. 5, 2022. Born...
Nescopeck woman, McBride Library volunteer
Lindsay Shultz, 74, of Nescopeck died Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2021, at Oswald Hospital, Scottsdale, Ariz. Born May 23, 1947...
Philadelphia native was nurse’s aide in area
Jane Dolt Vogelbacher, 75, of Shickshinny died Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2022, at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center,...
Berwick grad, sports fan liked gym workouts
Kyle J. Greer, 30, of Berwick passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, Jan. 2, 2022, at Reading Hospital. Born in Danville...
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Members of a 410-person Alabama high school marching band that led off this year’s Tournament...
Complete obituary available in future edition
Stephanie D. Haney, 53, of Bloomsburg passed away on Friday, Jan. 7, 2022, at her Hemlock Township home under the care...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A top Tennessee House Republican lawmaker has apologized for losing his temper and being...
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — A judge on Friday sentenced a Missouri man to 28 years in prison — the maximum he could impose —...
Central super’s expectations Central Columbia Area School Board meets on Jan. 17, the day the district’s masking...
 
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WASHINGTON (AP) —The nation’s unemployment rate fell in December to 3.9% — a pandemic low — even as employers added a...
LOS ANGELES — When veteran TV producer Greg Berlanti was invited to adapt the novel “You” about a seductive charmer...
DEAR ABBY: I have been talking to my ex-boyfriend of more than 22 years. We have a grown son. We are now in our 50s...
IF YOU WERE BORN TODAY You don’t mind taking a risk to achieve a goal or get what you want. You will rarely let a loss...
 
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NEW YORK (AP) — Sidney Poitier, who became the first Black actor to win an Academy Award for best lead performance and...
NEW YORK (AP) — Texas Sen. Ted Cruz appeared on Fox News Channel’s “Tucker Carlson Tonight” show Thursday to apologize...
WOBURN, Mass. (AP) — A letter sent from a U.S. soldier stationed in Germany to his mother in Massachusetts has been...

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I got an idea about the cats running all over the place. People can’t take care of themselves they shouldn’t have cats...
 
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VATICAN CITY (AP) —Christians around the world on Thursday marked Epiphany, known as Three Kings Day for Catholics and...
BERWICK — Holy Annunciation Orthodox Church is hosting its monthly free Community Meal on Monday at 5 p.m. The church...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Louisiana Supreme Court on Friday unanimously upheld a COVID-19 vaccine mandate for the state’s...
BLOOMSBURG — Beth Israel Congregation will be welcoming Shabbat at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 14, with an in-person service...
BERWICK — St. Mary’s Catholic Church will host a fish dinner from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 14. The menu...

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ROME (AP) — This week, Pope Francis decried consumerism and called for simplified adoption procedures as he urged...
“With Canadian air controlling our weather, today will be a decent early-January day. We’ll have partly sunny skies and...
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) —The sister of a slain federal security officer is suing Facebook. Angela Underwood Jacobs alleges...
 
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For the Press Enterprise FRANKLIN TWP. — After graduating four starters from last year’s District 4 Class 3A finalist...
On the tennis court, Novak Djokovic’s timing is perfect. But when the No. 1 player boarded a plane for Australia to...
PHILADELPHIA — Not much gets the competitive juices flowing in Philadelphia like the Eagles hosting the Dallas Cowboys...
 
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BRISTOL, Conn. — Former players David Cone and Eduardo Perez are joining Karl Ravech to form a new broadcast team for...
PHILADELPHIA — Joel Embiid had 31 points and 12 rebounds and the Philadelphia 76ers extended their winning streak to...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division W L Pct GB Brooklyn 24 13.649 — Philadelphia 22 16.579 2½ Toronto 19 17.528 4½...
Bo Horvat and the Vancouver Canucks just want to get back to playing hockey. The Canucks had another game pushed back...
RALEIGH, N.C. — Andrei Svechnikov scored two goals and the Carolina Hurricanes returned to action after nearly a week...
EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division GP W L OT Pts GF GA Tampa Bay 36 23 8 5 51 120 104 Florida 34 22 7 5 49 133...
TEMPE, Ariz. — Three-time NFL Defensive Player of the Year J.J. Watt has been designated to return from the injured...
 
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NASHVILLE, Tenn. —Tennessee Titans coach Mike Vrabel says the team has some time to make the decision on moving Derrick...
Georgia and Alabama have used the transfer portal to supplement their annual bounties of top recruits. Sure, virtually...
CLEVELAND — Myles Garrett has enjoyed chasing quarterbacks and trying to wreck games alongside Jadeveon Clowney this...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The title sponsor for Jacksonville’s season finale against Indianapolis is suing the Jaguars in...
 
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Jan. 8
Jan. 8, 1992 • John Williams, Brett Houk and Chris Dawson are double winners for Central’s swim team in a 100-52...
Today BASKETBALL High school boys Mahanoy Area at Mt. Carmel.....7 p.m. High school girls Northwest at Vo-Tech...
AUTO RACING 10 p.m. CNBC — AMA Supercross: Round 1, Anaheim, Calif. ——————————————— COLLEGE BASKETBALL (MEN'S) 12 p...
INDIANA, Pa. — Benton’s Seth Kolb (106 pounds), Ethan Kolb (132) and Nolan Lear (172) all advanced to today’s...
College Basketball FAVORITE LINE UNDERDOG Purdue 8 at Penn St. at Providence 4½ San Jose St. at Seton Hall 2½ UConn...
Orangeville Sportsmen’s Club TRAPSHOOTING Jan. 2 Squad 1: Larry Shade, 24; Squad 2: Jeff Will and Vince Matrucci, 24...
BASKETBALL National Basketball Association NBA — Fined Portland C Jusuf Nurkic and Miami G Tyler Herro an undisclosed...
 
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On Dec. 1, Tesla moved its headquarters to Harold Green Road in Austin, officially becoming a Texas company. On Dec....
ROSE: Our health care system has some horribly convoluted rules when it comes to how ambulances, hospital and Medicare...
On 11/812021; Bill HR 3684 was presented to the President for signature. The Bill, Infrastructure Investment and Jobs...
On the one-year anniversary of the Jan. 6, 2021 insurrection, comments were made by our two local congressmen, Fred...
With all the bad news we read or see on TV, I have been so sad as to what is going on in this world. I would like to...
The Alzheimer’s Association announces a new campaign called “Time to Talk,” which focuses on the benefits of early...
Remember, if you lose a sock in the dryer, it comes back as a Tupperware lid that doesn’t fit any of your containers...
 
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CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A former hermit in New Hampshire whose cabin in the woods burned down after nearly three decades...
 
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