April 25, 2019 RSS feed / Local News

Meet the WVHS Junior-Senior Prom Courts

Senior Prom Court Members of the WVHS Senior Prom Court include, front row, from left, Kendall Krewson, Hanah Chamberlin, Alexis Schoonover and Eva Manvell. More...

Friends Remember Dan Sweet

On Saturday, April 20, a memorial rock and roll event took place at the Wyalusing American Legion.  This event was held to honor Dan Sweet, who passed away a year ago at the age of 60.  Dan, a natural comedian, was a lifelong supporter of o More...

Forkston

There were some powerful storms in the area last week, not to mention all the tornadoes. Our hearts go out to all those who were affected. Many of us in Forkston were without power for about 20 hours. More...

Jenningsville

The Easter holiday was over so quickly. It certainly was a busy week with so much going on. All went as usual with the special services. The youngsters were treated to an Easter egg hunt. The weather seemed to cooperate, most of the time.  More...

Nimble

We were glad to see that Easter weekend was a lot better than the weekend before with the tornado scare. If you happened to be up around 1 a.m. More...

Boback, Toohil to Serve on Board of Children’s Trust Fund

State Reps. More...

Scenes from Wyalusing’s Easter Egg Hunt

The Easter Bunny was on hand Saturday to greet a long line of children waiting to sit on his lap. More...

Bradford County Commissioners Want New Homeless Program to Start

At their meeting on Tuesday, April 23, the Bradford County Commissioners awarded construction contracts that will significantly reduce the number of structurally-deficient countyowned bridges, and also ratified action they had taken the previous day More...

Stevensville Holds Easter Party

Maddox Hicks, 2 1/2, of Wysox shows one of his candies at the Stevensville children’s Easter party last Saturday. Sponsored by the Stevensville Community Club, the celebration included egg hunts, crafts, a guessing game and refreshments. More...

Howland Preserve to Benefit from KCR Open

In its 55th year of serving the needs of people with autism and developmental disabilities, Keystone Community Resources (KCR) will donate the proceeds from its annual golf tournament to Friends of The Howland Preserve. More...

People Helping People has Successful Year

The People Helping People (PHP) program, sponsored by the Wyalusing Lions Club, has completed another successful year.  This program is for the distribution of food baskets at Thanksgiving, Christmas and Easter to needy families in the Wyalusing More...

Beaver Meadows

Karen Bond enjoying some time with friends and family last week. On Saturday, she went with Pat Wachtendorf and Mary Beth Fahr to Wilkes-Barre where they met up with Boyd and Janet Smith for a lunch date at Red Lobster. More...

Boback Announces May Outreach Hours

Rep. Karen Boback has announced her outreach events and satellite hours for the month of May. Representatives from several different organizations will offer assistance throughout the month at her district offices. More...

National Day of Prayer is May 2

The 67th annual observance of the National Day of Prayer will take place on Thursday, May 2 and be observed locally on the steps of the Bradford County Courthouse in Towanda at noon.  More...

Evergreen Masonic Lodge Celebrates its 200th Anniversary

On the afternoon of Saturday, April 20, men were wearing suits and tuxedos as they entered the banquet room of the Towanda Country Club. It was a special occasion. More...

BeST Transit Could be “Crippled” Financially

A Bradford County Commissioner said the changes the Legislature approved last summer for PA’s Medical Assistance Transportation Program (MATP) could “cripple” BeST Transit.  More...

Endless Mountains Visitors Bureau Hosting Marketing Meeting

The Endless Mountains Visitors Bureau (EMVB) is hosting its annual marketing meeting on Tuesday, May 7, and local business owners are invited.  The event is being held during National Tourism Week, which is being celebrated May 5- 11.  More...

Laceyville Library

Thank you to all who came out for our craft class on Tuesday, we had a great time! I really enjoy these classes. It’s great to see people from the community come out and have fun with the activities we work hard to plan. More...

Mayor Proclaims Music Week

Wyalusing Mayor Suky Burgess, left, is pictured signing a proclamation declaring National Music Week in Wyalusing to be observed from May 5-12, with the theme, “Music ... More...

Pickett: Full Lyme Disease Coverage Legislation Passes

Rep. Tina Pickett applauds the recent passage of legislation that would require health insurers to cover treatment plans for Lyme disease or related tick-borne illnesses as prescribed by a patient’s health care practitioner. More...

Area Roadwork Scheduled

Bradford County  Route 220   More...

Informational Home Buyout Meetings Scheduled

PREVENTING FLOOD DAMAGE DISCUSSED

Informational meetings have been scheduled for Bradford County homeowners living in flood-prone areas who are interested in having the government buy out their home or help protect their home from future flood damage.  More...

Thousands of Plastic Eggs Collected During Meshoppen’s Egg Hunt

The Meshoppen Holiday Fund Easter Egg Hunt was billed as a “rain or shine” event, and organizers were prepared for the worst on Saturday.  Thousands of plastic eggs, each containing candy or a prize slip, were packed meticulously in More...

Montrose Man Elected to Claverack Board

Claverack Rural Electric Cooperative members have elected Robert Fearnley of Montrose to the cooperative board of directors. He was chosen following a special election that concluded with the announcement of results recently.  More...

Tourism Spending Continues to Grow in Area

The Endless Mountains Visitors’ Bureau (EMVB) received uplifting statistics that show continued increases in tourism spending in the region.  More...

Black Fly Spraying Slated for Region

The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) will begin both aerial and backpack spraying on roughly 1,700 stream miles in 35 PA counties to control black flies.  The first aerial spraying, dependent on weather and stream flow, will be perfo More...

Donations Collected for the Summer Program

The Beta Rho Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma (DKG) Society International recently collected pasta and sauce to donate to the Summer Lunch Box Program at the Lutheran Church in Hop Bottom. More...

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