News from BERWICK

Published on October 19, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A 24-year-old on an unlicensed motorcycle fled from police and almost escaped, but a citizen listening to the chase on a police scanner...
Published on October 18, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A large shipment of free food is heading to Berwick Monday, and organizers are looking for volunteers to help distribute it as well as...
Published on October 18, 2020 - Page 19
BERWICK — Benton’s Teaghan Bardua and Brynn Hess netted second-half goals to keep the Tigers unbeaten against a strong Berwick team in a 2-0 win in...
Published on October 18, 2020 - Page 28
BERWICK — The PPL Foundation presented a surprise $10,000 Bright Lights grant award to Teresa Peters of For the Cause in Berwick, according to a...
Published on October 16, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Two men injured in a violent crash at West Front and Eaton streets here Monday remained hospitalized Thursday. Police said the men rushed...
Published on October 15, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — The school board turned back a request from board member Rob Robsock Monday night to try to fit more than 1,000 people in Crispin Field to...
Published on October 15, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — The Berwick Hospital Center and its affiliated clinics are being sold. Commonwealth Health System, which owns the hospital, said in a...
Published on October 14, 2020 - Page 9
BERWICK — Kayla Fernandez scored all three of Berwick’s goals, including the game-winner in the final minutes to lift the Bulldogs to a 3-2 win over...
Published on October 10, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Three borough councilmen and the mayor volunteered to fill in for borough employees this week to keep Berwick City Hall open amid an...
Published on October 10, 2020 - Page 8
BERWICK — Holy Annunciation Orthodox Church will be having its take-out Community Meal on Monday, beginning at 5 p.m. The church is located at 1228...
Published on October 10, 2020 - Page 8
BERWICK — Berwick Bible Church, 1426 Spring Garden Ave., will host a watch party for the virtual Your Loving Choices Banquet, Thursday at 7 p.m....
Published on October 8, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — An award-winning local building supply business with deep roots in Berwick has been chosen by the U.S. Small Business Association as the...
Published on October 7, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — The annual Run for the Diamonds, a Thanksgiving Day tradition dating to 1908, is on for this year, but with a few changes, organizers say...
Published on October 6, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — The Berwick Area School District will resume in-person classes Wednesday, having closed abruptly last Tuesday after five staffers were...
Published on October 3, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Berwick Area Schools students will return to in-person classes Wednesday after coronavirus closed classroom doors for a week. That’s...
Published on October 3, 2020 - Page 8
BERWICK — NC Church, 20 Kachinka Hollow Road, Berwick, will host an Evening of Creative Arts Ministry — Art Workshop on Friday, Oct. 16, and Saturday...
Published on October 3, 2020 - Page 8
BERWICK — Beth Israel Congregation will be holding a Shabbat service at 7 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 9, at the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church Pavilion, 1600...
Published on October 3, 2020 - Page 8
BERWICK — NC Church, 20 Kachinka Hollow Road, Berwick, will be hosting Lifeway’s Living Proof simulcast featuring Beth Moore on Saturday, Oct. 10,...
Published on October 1, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A 26-year-old man allegedly tied the hands of a 12-year-old girl left in his care behind her back and raped her. He went on to repeatedly...
Published on September 29, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Hundreds of people will likely be in the stands when the Berwick Bulldogs play their first official home game Friday at Crispin Field....
Published on September 28, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Jean Torres says keeping appropriate shoes on the feet of his four children is “sometimes complicated.” Between boxing, volleyball and...
Published on September 27, 2020 - Page 10
BERWICK — Tricia Loomis was recently named head lifeguard at the Berwick YMCA, according to a press release. Loomis, a graduate of Columbia-Montour...
Published on September 27, 2020 - Page 10
BERWICK — First Keystone Community Bank is the local sponsor for a stock market game for students in grades 3-12, according to a press release....
Published on September 25, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — It looks as if the borough’s fire companies will be able to pay for almost $300,000 in new radios needed for the county’s new digital...
Published on September 25, 2020 - Page 4
BERWICK — Columbia County has partnered with the Central Susquehanna Community Foundation to give out $300,000 in block grant COVID-19 relief to 41...
Published on September 23, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Someone at Salem Elementary has tested positive for COVID-19 and exposed someone at the high school, but no students were exposed at the...
Published on September 22, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — An accused arsonist who screamed and shouted expletives at his public defender as he demanded a hearing last June calmly sat beside that...
Published on September 22, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — The third of three men accused of beating a woman to death here agreed to send his charges on to county court — but then briefly appeared...
Published on September 22, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — A man accused of head-butting a CVS manager, knocking her to the ground and injuring her last April is now in Columbia County prison after...
Published on September 21, 2020 - Page 8
BERWICK — A Berwick man stopped by police for lack of rear lighting on his bicycle Aug. 20 had crystal meth, police said. At about 9:30 p.m., Kyle...
Published on September 21, 2020 - Page 8
BERWICK — Columbia County Coroner Jeremy Reese found a man passed out in the parking lot of Dollar General on West Front Street Aug. 22, with the...
Published on September 20, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A warehouse that has for the most part sat unused for a decade is a step closer to being home to a thrift shop and professional offices....
Published on September 19, 2020 - Page 12
BERWICK — Morgan Nevel had two aces, 17 service points, 28 assists and 19 digs during Berwick’s 25-18, 25-12 and 25-18 win in girls volleyball on...
Published on September 13, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Borough workers plan to use an innovative construction system to solve the perpetual flooding of Heights Road, after winning several large...
Published on September 12, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Movie-lovers can once again enjoy films on the big screen at the Berwick Theater. But they’ll need to get their tickets early to be sure of...
Published on September 11, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — As she testified in a district courtroom Thursday, a 16-year-old girl carefully avoided looking at the man she says raped her last month in...
Published on September 10, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — It’s two weeks into the school year, and a large chunk of Berwick elementary school pupils who signed up to take classes online haven’t...
Published on September 10, 2020 - Page 14
BERWICK — Samantha Kaleta shot a team-best 46 for Berwick, but it wasn’t enough as the Bulldogs fell, 157-193, in high school golf Wednesday...
Published on September 9, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — A police traffic stop because of a dark window tint led to drug charges against three people, after police allegedly discovered...
Published on September 8, 2020 - Page 3
BERWICK — A driver stopped for having a large crack through his windshield also had a syringe and tourniquet, a suspended license and an arrest...
Published on September 7, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Berwick man whose wife came to retrieve her belongings from their residence grabbed her by the arms, dragged her across the room and...
Published on September 6, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Police who responded to a store manager’s report of an older woman using a walker who he believed had stolen two sandwiches also found...
Published on September 6, 2020 - Page 15
BERWICK — Southern Columbia and Berwick, two of Pennsylvania’s most storied high school football programs, were originally supposed to go head-to-...
Published on September 5, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — Inventors, software designers and other creative entrepreneurs can get help starting their businesses — and eventually, some hefty tax...
Published on September 5, 2020 - Page 13
BERWICK — For those who just can’t wait any longer for high school football, today is their lucky day, as the Berwick and Southern Columbia scrimmage...
Published on September 4, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A Bloomsburg man suspected of stealing items from a car shouted to police he had a gun and pretended to pull it on an officer, but it...
Published on September 3, 2020 - Page 1
BERWICK — A panel of judges has revived a lawsuit filed by a man shot by a Berwick officer five years ago. Edwin Ramos-Ramirez, who pleaded guilty...
Published on August 30, 2020 - Page 10
BERWICK — First Keystone Corp., parent company of First Keystone Community Bank, recently reported its second quarter results, according to a press...
Published on August 30, 2020 - Page 10
BERWICK — Jonathan Littlewood, vice president, commercial services officer III, has recently been promoted to vice president, chief lending officer...
Published on August 28, 2020 - Page 10
BERWICK — A candlelight vigil to mark Overdose Awareness Day, set for Saturday, has been moved to Sunday at Sponsler Park from 6-9 p.m. due to the...