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March 5, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

No Motion Made for ARD In Scott Perry DUI Case

Former Laceyville Chief of Police Scott Perry, who was charged with driving under the influence while on duty and in uniform, waived his preliminary hearing on Feb. More...

Commissioner, PAC Rep Speak on Resource Families and Adoption

While serving as a police officer for Tunkhannock Borough nearly four decades ago, Ron Williams was faced with a terrifying scenario – persuading a young teen not to take his own life. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Henry Campbell - 2015-03-05
Louis Aeppli - 2015-03-05
Dr. Diane Place - 2015-03-05
Charles Siracuse - 2015-03-05
Louis Aeppli - 2015-03-05
Paul Cresho, Sr. - 2015-03-05
Richard Fly - 2015-03-05
Eric Hercenberg - 2015-03-05
Delorus Jenner - 2015-03-05
Betty Walter - 2015-03-05
Donna Hollister - 2015-03-05
Gayle Parkhurst - 2015-03-05
William Gorski - 2015-03-05
Delorus Jenner - 2015-02-26
Betty Walter - 2015-02-26
Richard Fly - 2015-02-26
Dr. Diane Place - 2015-02-26

Local News

Guthrie and Memorial Hospital Affiliation April 1, Following Orphan’s Court Approval

Guthrie and Memorial Hospital Inc. in Towanda, will officially affiliate on April 1, following final legal approval from the Pennsylvania Orphan’s Court. More...

Judge to Choose One of Five Applicants Interested in Commissioner Vacancy

With Bradford County Commissioner Mark Smith headed to Harrisburg as the special assistant to Governor Tom Wolf, the vacancy on the Board of Commissioners will be filled by the appointment of Bradford County President Judge Maureen Beirne. More...

Wyalusing Borough Park Officially Smoke Free

During Monday evening’s regularly scheduled Wyalusing Borough Council meeting, council unanimously agreed to adopt a tobacco-free resolution and participate in the Young Lungs at Play Community Challenge. More...

Opinion

Remembering the Days of Sadie Taylor, Orice Dodge And Marian Tupper

If the names of the three women at the top of this column have afamiliar ring, odds are you attended elementary school in Wyalusingwhen I did—in the 1950s—when these women were teachers. More...

What’s In a Name? Just about Everything

Naming can be both mystical and empowering. It can move you to tears, as it often does when the names of victims are read aloud on anniversaries of tragedies such as the terrorist attack on Sept. More...

Curator to Speak at Bradford County Library

The Bradford County presents Matt Carl, manager and curator at the Bradford County Historical Society, discussing “Remarkable Women of Bradford County” on Thursday, March 26 at 6 p.m. More...

Dining and Entertainment

Bradford County Historical Society to Hold Annual St. Patrick’s Day Gala

The Bradford County Historical Society will host its annual St. Patrick’s Day Gala on Tuesday, March 17 in the Great Room of the Museum at 109 Pine Street in Towanda. More...

NT Symphony Sets Spring Performances

The Northern Tier Symphony is announcing its spring program with concerts in April. More...

Penn State Wilkes-Barre Northern Tier Center Announces Spring Film and Discussion Series

This spring, the Penn State Wilkes-Barre Northern Tier Center and the Bradford County Regional Arts Council are partnering to bring the personal enrichment Film and Discussion Series to the Keystone Theater (601 Main Street, Towanda). More...

Sports

Rams Rampage through Regional

Dylan Otis, Collin Edsell Win Titles; Three Others Qualify for PIAA Championships

The Wyalusing Valley wrestling team’s triumphant season continued at the Class AA Northeast Region tournament this past weekend in Williamsport. More...

Lady Rams Fall in District Consi Final

Wyalusing Valley took a lead over Mt. Carmel late in the first quarter and held it for 16 solid minutes in Saturday’s District Four Class AA girls’ consolation game before succumbing to the Tornadoes, 71-65. More...

Seniors Closed Careers With Great Memories

There’s a funny thing about books. You remember those, right? They have a hard cover that surrounds what is hopefully an entertaining and compelling story. More...

Education

Education Area Students Earn Degrees At Kutztown

Kutztown University has conferred degrees on more than 750 students during the summer, fall and winter terms. Kutztown University announces degree conferment twice a year, once in the winter and once in the summer. More...

Students Named to Dean’s List

Clarion University Elizabeth Haines, Sayre, was named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2014 semester at Clarion University. Haines is pursuing a BS SP degree. Corning Community College Congratulations to the following Corning Community More...

WVES Kindergarten Class Celebrates 100th Day

Mrs. Korrie Kunkle’s Kindergarten class recently celebrated the 100th day of school. Students worked hard on their 100-day projects at home and then shared an oral presentation with the class. More...

Sen. Yaw Opposed to Wolf’s Tax Increase

In response to the largest onetime budget increase proposal in Pennsylvania history, state Senator Gene Yaw issued the following statement to Governor Tom Wolf ’s 2015-16 budget plan: As proposed, Gov. More...

Fatal Crash Along Route 187 in Wysox Township

State police are investigating a fatal two-car crash that occurred along Route 187 in Wysox Township on Tuesday, March 3 around noon. More...

Elk Lake Warming up with Natural Gas

Elk Lake School District was finally able to fire up their new natural gas boilers last week, bringing to culmination a project that has been many months and dollars in the making. More...

Police Blotter

POLICE BLOTTER

Editor’s Note: If you have additional information about any of the investigations listed below, contact the Pennsylvania State Police barracks at the following telephone numbers: Towanda, 570-265-2186; Tunkhannock, 570-836-2141; Gibson, 570- 46 More...

Crime and Courts

DISTRICT JUDGES

Fred Wheaton, Towanda Fred Wheaton, Towanda More...

COURTHOUSE NOTES

BRADFORD COUNTY Deed Transfers More...

– Bradford County Sentencings and Pleas–

Bradford County District Attorney Daniel J. Barrett reported that the following persons were sentenced, entered guilty pleas or placed in the ARD Program in the Bradford County Court of Common Pleas, Towanda: Sentencings More...

Lifestyles

Students Named to College Dean’s Lists

Le Moyne College Zachary Place has been named to the Dean’s List at Le Moyne College in Syracuse, NY. A senior majoring in business administration, management and leadership at Le Moyne, Place is from Towanda. The College of Saint Rose More...

Terrytown

All divisions of thought are settled concerning the Wysox bridge. More...

Jenningsville

If the old saying is true, since March is coming in like a lion, then hopefully it will go out like a lamb. I am sure all are looking forward to this after so much cold weather for so long. More...

Columns

Reflections of Nature

Have your ever wondered why your parents gave you the name they did? There are many curious ways of selecting names for babies; perhaps naming them after relatives, friends or famous people; or they simply choose the name because it is liked. More...

Seen ‘N’ Heard

Last week’s eyes belonged to Ryan Johns. More...

Coming Events  Free Access 

Hypnosis Show to be Held at Elk Lake

The Elk Lake High School Student Council will be jumping with fun, laughter and definite foolishness as Hypnotist Jason Christopher excites the audience with his hilarious Hypnosis Show, Thursday, March 12, at 7 p.m., that is sure to sell out. More...

Group Forming to Promote Healthier Wyalusing

Communities throughout the U.S. are struggling to be healthier. Many people are striving to eat well, be active and lose or maintain weight. More...

Bake Sales

The Rowdy Ross Relay for Life team will be selling soup and baked goods at the Wilmot Township Building on Saturday, March 14 from 9 a.m. until they run out. R7-4p/S8-3p More...

Worship

PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NEWS

“You see, at just the right time, when we were still powerless, Christ died for the ungodly. Very rarely will anyone die for a righteous person, though for a good person someone might possibly dare to die. More...

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish

“The gospel of the second Sunday of Lent by Mark describes the Transfiguration of Christ on Mt. Tabor. More...

WYALUSING U.M. CHARGE NEWS

Several weeks ago, we confronted Jesus’ question of, “Who do you say that I am?” And now we see that question come up once again, actually in the verses just prior to the scripture for today. More...

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