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May 28, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Black Walnut Legion Honors Patriots’ Sacrifice

Memorial Day Services at Black Walnut American Legion Post 510 were conducted in two parts, beginning outdoors, where the Wyalusing Valley High School Band played patriotic music and then moving inside Nick Carnevale Hall where speeches were given, p More...

Local Residents Arrested in Heroin Ring

A traffic stop in Sayre Borough during the early morning hours of Saturday, May 23 led to drug related arrests of five individuals, three of which being from the Wyalusing and Laceyville area. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Kathleen Dunbar - 2015-05-28
Thomas Hoffa - 2015-05-28
Larry Russell - 2015-05-28
Frances Roof - 2015-05-28
Kathleen Dunbar - 2015-05-21
Thomas Hoffa - 2015-05-21
Ralph King - 2015-05-21

Local News

World Traveler Believes We Should All Discover Our Roots

Laceyville resident Deborah Courville is no stranger to culture shock or jet lag, having visited six of the seven continents fulfilling her desire to explore the world for all of its beauty. More...

Bluegrass Festival Returns to Tunkhannock’s Lazy Brook

It’s not often that a Grammynominated band performs here in the Endless Mountains, but it’s happening this weekend when the eighth annual NEPA Bluegrass Festival returns to Tunkhannock’s Lazy Brook Park. More...

Monroe Twp. Man Killed In Motorcycle Crash

Police responded to reports of a crash involving a motorcycle and a car on Monday, May 25 at approximately 5:30 p.m. along Maple Street in Noxen Township. Robert R. Hughes, 31, Monroe Township was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. More...

Dining and Entertainment

Radio Classics Come Alive on Dietrich Theater Stage

All old-time radio fans are alerted to save the date. On Tuesday, June 2 at 7 p.m. More...

Sports

Andaste District Scouts Float Toward Minimalism

After a heavy thunderstorm on May 16, Boy Scouts from the Andaste District prepared their boats for a paddle from the Wysox public river access to French Azilum. More...

Towanda Gun Club Supports Camp Brulé Fire Circle Project with Donation

Hundreds of Scouts and other campers gather throughout the year at sunset along the lake at Camp Brulé. More...

Wyoming Co. Drug Take Back Day

On May 20, the Wyoming County District Attorney’s Office conducted another Drug Take Back Day, where people can drop off their unused or unwanted medications. More...

Education

NRCS Student Recognized For Academic Achievement

Gabe Savercool, senior at NRCS, has earned the honor as the school’s Valedictorian at the NRCS graduation, which will be held on Saturday, May 30 at the North Rome Wesleyan Church at 10 a.m. More...

Montrose School District Staff Members Receive Woodson Awards

Linda Truman, elementary special education teacher and Thomas Cantone, custodian, received the Lauretta Woodson Awards for an educator and a support staff member at the Montrose Area School District school board meeting on May 11. More...

Tunkhannock Police Reduced

The Tunkhannock Borough Council will be holding a special meeting today, May 28, at 6 p.m. in courtroom one at the Wyoming County Courthouse in Tunkhannock. More...

Wounded Airman Speaks At Wyalusing Ceremony

From the birth of our nation during the Revolutionary War to the modern day War on Terrorism, nearly one million American troops have paid the ultimate sacrifice in defense of our nation. More...

Brown Chosen as Relay For Life Honorary Chair

Being the inspiration to the community that she is, Hilary McLaughlin-Brown of South Auburn received a number of nominations to be the 2015 Wyalusing Relay for Life Honorary Chair, and it’s no surprise she was selected. More...

Susquehanna Sunset

A beautiful sunset painted the sky over the Wyalusing Rocks and Susquehanna River on Monday evening in a symbolic closing to the extended Memorial Day weekend. 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

– Bradford County Sentencings and Pleas –

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

COURTHOUSE NOTES

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Letters

Medical Marijuana Should be Legalized

Dear Editor, I’m about the most law and order, apple pie and buy American guy you could ever run into. I’ve never gotten bored enough to take chances with my body and try pot or cocaine. More...

Columns

Remembering the Best Baseball Player Ever to Call Wyalusing Home

It was 30 years ago this month when the man who had been Wyalusing’s link to major league baseball passed away. More...

Confessions of a Deadline Writer

I got up this morning after a long holiday weekend and realized a weekly column was due. Not only don’t I have one written or even started, but my mind is blank on what to write about. More...

Reflections of Nature

At the beginning of May, I received a call from Jim Spenser, who lives in Tioga County on Horse Thief Run Road. I’ve often wondered how a road or area received its name, but with Horse Thief Run Road, I don’t have to think too hard. More...

Worship

IT’S IN THE BOOK

Years ago when I was attending the quartermaster school in Newport, RI, the base choir for the Protestant services had a deal for its choir members. We were given the rest of the day to go into town, which was right outside the front gate. More...

PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NEWS

“For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life. More...

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish

At about nine o’clock in the morning as they were praying together fervently, the Holy Spirit descended upon the Apostles and the Blessed Mother. More...

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