News from BERWICK

Published on March 21, 2019 - Page 4
BERWICK — A grandfather accused of leaving three young children alone in a house that reeked of raw marijuana and that had open containers of alcohol...
Published on March 21, 2019 - Page 11
BERWICK — A long-running feud between neighbors appears headed to court. For months, Lori and Greg Clemens of East Sixth Street have asked borough...
Published on March 20, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — Standing at a podium in a Slippery Rock University hoodie and a baseball cap, Luther Coleman Jr. didn’t look at all like a newly minted...
Published on March 20, 2019 - Page 5
BERWICK — A driver escaped injury but was charged with speeding after a one-car crash early Sunday on North Market Street, Berwick Police report....
Published on March 20, 2019 - Page 9
BERWICK — School directors here say they’d like to see the Columbia-Montour Vo-Tech School be expanded, though not to the level in the most expensive...
Published on March 19, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — Someone tried to break into two homes here by kicking at doors Sunday night, but then took off running when the doors wouldn’t budge, one...
Published on March 19, 2019 - Page 3
BERWICK — A woman is charged with having drug paraphernalia, found in her home here after she allowed police to enter in search of wanted persons,...
Published on March 18, 2019 - Page 3
BERWICK — A Berwick man who hit his boyfriend in the head and kicked his car on March 4 is charged with assault, police said. Tyler Baker, 19, 320...
Published on March 18, 2019 - Page 3
BERWICK — A homeless Berwick man riding in a car pulled over for a cracked windshield was dealing drugs, police said. Keith Michael James, 25,...
Published on March 18, 2019 - Page 6
BERWICK — A Berwick man had a hypodermic needle in his pocket when arrested March 10, according to court papers. Tylor David Tongel, 21, 1650 N....
Published on March 18, 2019 - Page 12
BERWICK — A Berwick man pulled over in the 900 block of North Vine Street for having heavily tinted windows on his 2009 Toyota sedan had been smoking...
Published on March 17, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — Eight years ago workers at the Berwick Brewing Co. stuffed some gift certificates into glass bottles and tossed them into the flooded...
Published on March 17, 2019 - Page 6
BERWICK — The following landlord/tenant complaints were filed in the offices o f District Judge Richard Knecht. The defendants in such cases...
Published on March 15, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — When people here learned a restaurant and bar in Virginia was giving 10 percent of its proceeds to a scholarship in memory of Kyle Douthat...
Published on March 14, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — Fresh from the brink of being closed, Holy Family School has scheduled two open houses, and has a new 5-year agreement with the diocese to...
Published on March 13, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — Police say they found three young children alone in a house that reeked of raw marijuana and had several open containers of alcohol out in...
Published on March 13, 2019 - Page 3
BERWICK — Years after moving from a property on East Eighth Street, a Berwick man allegedly returned and left bags of garbage, including mail that...
Published on March 12, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A winning Cash 5 lottery ticket worth a record-setting $2.4 million was sold at the Sheetz store here Friday. The jackpot is the highest...
Published on March 11, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — Beginning in August, students at Berwick Area High School will have a new option for their career path. The school district is in the...
Published on March 11, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Berwick couple accused of keeping a journal detailing their fantasies of sexually abusing a 9-year-old are facing new charges after...
Published on March 11, 2019 - Page 3
BERWICK — A man stabbed during a fight outside a Berwick bar late Friday remained in critical condition at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, a...
Published on March 10, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A man who allegedly led police on a car chase, crashed his vehicle, then fled on foot, said he’s sorry for the damage he caused. Robert...
Published on March 10, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A bloody stabbing outside a bar here late Friday left a man in critical condition Saturday night while police hunted for an attempted...
Published on March 10, 2019 - Page 3
BERWICK — A Shickshinny man who was pulled over by police for driving erratically on West Front Street was drunk, according to court papers....
Published on March 10, 2019 - Page 12
BERWICK — A half-day Introduction to Exporting workshop is planned here this week by SEDA-Council of Governments’ (SEDA-COG’s) Export Development...
Published on March 9, 2019 - Page 5
BERWICK — Medical professionals of Commonwealth Health Berwick Hospital Center will present informative health topics once weekly on six consecutive...
Published on March 9, 2019 - Page 6
BERWICK — A Berwick man who failed to obey a stop sign while riding his bicycle was in possession of crystal meth, court papers say. Earl Lamont...
Published on March 9, 2019 - Page 6
BERWICK — A Berwick woman told police that a wanted man had not been at her residence “for a long time,” but was later arrested for hindering the...
Published on March 8, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Berwick man carrying 200 packets of heroin fled from police, first running, then trying to crawl away during a struggle, court papers say...
Published on March 8, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — Holy Family School has been saved. The Diocese of Harrisburg and Bishop Ronald W. Gainer announced Thursday night they have reversed their...
Published on March 7, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Berwick man on house arrest fled from police and tried to swallow a bag of meth when the vehicle he was driving was pulled over, court...
Published on March 7, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — Some teachers and administrators who retire this year could receive $39,000 in addition to all their usual benefits, but the move should...
Published on March 7, 2019 - Page 8
BERWICK — Allied Services Heinz Berwick Rehab Center will host a free information seminar for anyone suffering with common knee ailments or...
Published on March 7, 2019 - Page 13
BERWICK — A mentoring program at the Berwick YMCA has helped more than 40 youth since it started up about five years ago. And organizers say that it...
Published on March 6, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Philadelphia man who repeatedly threatened his estranged wife and her boyfriend tried to break into her residence here early Friday, but...
Published on March 6, 2019 - Page 3
BERWICK — A man accused of doing meth in front of his 6-month-old son saw his hearing on those charges postponed for lack of an attorney. Eric...
Published on March 5, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — Frank Sheptock, Berwick’s head football coach and athletic director, is resigning to take a new job with King’s College, the superintendent...
Published on March 4, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — An alleged assault victim testified he was trying to get his assailant permanently banned from the American Slavonic Club here just before...
Published on March 4, 2019 - Page 4
BERWICK — Danville High School is sending two teams to the state Odyssey of the Mind competition after they placed in the regional contest here...
Published on March 3, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — Danville sixth-grader Abril Xu and four of her classmates brought the genius of Leonardo Da Vinci to life before a crowd of judges,...
Published on March 2, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK— Nike shoes, clothing and backpacks make up roughly a quarter of the sales at Harry’s Sporting Goods. And as of April 8 co-owner Kerri...
Published on March 2, 2019 - Page 3
BERWICK — A Berwick man allowed three wanted individuals to stay in his trailer and lied to police when officers arrived to take them into custody,...
Published on March 2, 2019 - Page 4
BERWICK — High school students from Benton, Berwick, Central Columbia, Columbia-Montour Area Vo-Tech, Danville, Northwest, Shikellamy and Warrior Run...
Published on March 1, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Berwick man was arrested twice in less than a month for numerous drug charges involving meth, court papers say. In the first incident,...
Published on February 28, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A can of Coke has nine teaspoons of sugar in it. Drink two 2-liter bottles, and you’ve downed a pound of sugar, said health advocate Bette...
Published on February 28, 2019 - Page 5
BERWICK — Berwick Area School District already has used two more snow days than it has built into its schedule for this school year, and winter isn’t...
Published on February 28, 2019 - Page 11
BERWICK — Here are Berwick Middle School honor roll students for the second marking period: Distinguished Honors • Fifth grade — Madeline Birk,...
Published on February 27, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — A four-person delegation with hopes of saving Holy Family met with Bishop Ronald Gainer and members of his staff for about two hours Monday...
Published on February 27, 2019 - Page 5
BERWICK — More than 1,000 young problem-solvers, coaches and fans are expected to be on hand Saturday for the North Central Region Odyssey of the...
Published on February 26, 2019 - Page 1
BERWICK — School directors were braced for a contentious meeting Monday night when dozens of baseball fans crowded into the board room to talk about...