Latest by Michael Lester

Published on February 25, 2021 - Page 3
Elysburg United Methodist Church will hold a drive-thru Easter bunny event from 2-4 p.m. March 13. Children will get goodie bags and have a chance...
Published on February 22, 2021 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. — Columbia County has gotten $735,000 from the state to help restaurants and hotels financially crippled by the coronavirus pandemic....
Published on February 20, 2021 - Page 1
FRANKLIN TWP. — Southern Columbia School district spent $3,800 on lawyers to defend its administration’s discipline of a former standout wrestler and...
Published on February 20, 2021 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. — Columbia County Commissioner Rich Ridgway revealed Thursday the county has been trying to establish a COVID-19 vaccine site. “We’re...
Published on February 19, 2021 - Page 1
SCOTT TWP. — Columbia County will soon take a fresh look at how to protect homes along Fishing Creek from flooding — both in Bloomsburg’s west end...
Published on February 19, 2021 - Page 1
WILLIAMSPORT — A woman claims Geisinger Medical Center fired her after her work shift was changed and she sought leave to get her autistic, epileptic...
Published on February 18, 2021 - Page 1
SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Central Columbia School District still faces a $1.6 million funding shortfall for its proposed $34.6 million budget for 2021-22...
Published on February 18, 2021 - Page 3
Last week, we told you about a scholarship fund being launched in memory of the late Terry Sharrow. He was a beloved former Southern Columbia Schools...
Published on February 17, 2021 - Page 1
Pastor Adam Miller will break with tradition today and, rather than personally applying ashes to foreheads for Ash Wednesday, will hand out cups of...
Published on February 16, 2021 - Page 1
WASHINGTONVILLE — Volunteer firefighters were called to the Montour Steam Electric Station early Monday after a fire started in a coal hopper at the...