February 9, 2012 RSS feed / Local News

Meshoppen Fire Company Receives Much Needed Financial Help from Chesapeake

The Meshoppen Fire Company, whose building in the center of the borough was completely flooded last September, received a financial boost from Chesapeake Gas Company Tuesday. More...

Laceyville

Mary Tyler visited her mother, Pearl Kimble at Rome on Monday and they had dinner at Harkness Family Restaurant in South Towanda. More...

Nimble

Mr. and Mrs. Philip Farr and family shared the viewing time of the Super Bowl at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Bob Barkley of Tunkhannock on Sunday evening. More...

Strong Women Programs Slated

Strengthen muscles, prevent bone loss, and improve balance by taking part in a Strong Women Program. Classes begin on Feb. 13 in Athens and Feb. 16 in Rome. More...

Realtors Name Board Members

The Bradford Sullivan Association of Realtors recently inducted their 2012 Board of Directors at a luncheon held at the Club at Shepard Hills Waverly, NY. More...

Local Author to Discuss Pennsylvania Hiking

From wildlife to vistas, to old growth forests and to waterfalls, the Keystone state is filled with natural beauty. More...

DAR Members Enjoy History Program

The Mach-wi-hi-lusing Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution met at the Wyalusing Hotel on Dec. 21. Regent Dorothy Titchen led the opening ritual, assisted by acting chaplain Barbara Behrend. More...

News from the Wyalusing Public Library

On Saturday, Feb. 25, Ms. Andrea Eckert will present a program on the overall care of an American Girl Doll. Please come in and join us for an afternoon of information, inspiration and fun. More...

Camptown

Happy 96th birthday to Eleanor Thompson. More...

WVHS Pom Squad Reunion Well-Attended

At least 21 Wyalusing Valley High School majorette, pom squad, and dance team alumni – at least one guest representing each decade that the school has sponsored the squads - attended the first ever reunion event in the school’s cafeteria More...

Dimock

The Dein and the Rezykowski families are celebrating the birth of Emma Jane Rezykowski, little daughter of Amanda and Tony. Emma Jane was born on Feb. 3, weighing 6 pounds and 15 ounces. More...

Conservation District to Rally for Farmers

Amid recent calls on the Bradford County Commissioners to lend more support to family farms and to do whatever is necessary to retain as much acreage for agricultural use as possible in the face of industrial expansion, Bradford County Conservation D More...

Public Invited to Presentation on Synthetic Drugs

From 4 to 5:30 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 13, there will be an informative presentation open to the public at the Keystone Theatre in More...

Celebrates 90th Birthday

Well-known Wyalusing resident Marie Keeney celebrated her 90th birthday Saturday, Feb. More...

Meshoppen Council told Jake Brake Ordinance Not Allowed

At Monday’s regular monthly borough council meeting, the Meshoppen Borough Council read a letter from PennDOT regarding the establishment of a “Jake Brake” Ordinance in the borough. More...

Terrytown

Thoughts and prayers for neighbor, Armeta God as she is a patient at Robert Packer Hospital. She is one of our “senior” members in our town, who has enjoyed many years and we pray for God to give her comfort. More...

LACEYVILLE LIBRARY

The following have responded to our annual fund drive: Doris Holdren, Virginia Clapper, Bill and Judy Muench, Ken Jayne, Jan and Stan Decowski, Carl Salsman, Alan Rosencrance, Bob and Edie Brigham, Connie and Ted Babcock, Alice Hagendorf, J&J Sal More...

Visitors’ Bureau Begins Golden Anniversary

This year—2012—marks the 50th anniversary of the Endless Mountains Visitors’ Bureau (EMVB). More...

Fire Company Fundraiser Far Beyond a Trivial Pursuit

The Wyalusing Valley Volunteer Fire Department (WVVFD) invites area residents to join in a night of fun and prizes that has become an annual fundraiser for the company. Team Trivia Night will return on Saturday, Feb. More...

Print Given to Memorial Personal Care Home

Members of the Independent Baptist Church of Towanda gave a beautifully framed print entitled “In The Beginning God…” to the Memorial Hospital Personal Care Home (PCH). More...

Slide Forces Nordmont Road Lane Restriction

Motorists who travel Route 2003 (Nordmont Road) in Laporte Township, Sullivan County, are advised to be alert for a lane restriction where an embankment slide has developed. More...

Forkston

Linda Marshall reported seeing a flock of robins in the yard. We know that they don’t migrate, but it’s nice to see that they feel comfortable coming out of the deep woods in January and February. More...

Spring Hill

There were big “Giants” parties on the Hill on Sunday. The Hoffmans, Chamberlins, Vaskas’, Grovers and Olmsteads celebrated at Norm and Marilyn’s. More...

Jenningsville

I trust all had a great big game weekend, partying with family and friends. After learning the outcome on Sunday evening, some fans were happier than others, we’re sure. It is all over for another year. More...

Evergreen

Lena Carichner took Martine Kipp to the memorial service for Mildred Minier on Wednesday. Larry Kipp and friend, Lois from Philadelphia came to visit Martine Kipp on Saturday and left Monday morning. More...

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Bradford County Conservation administrators will conduct a listening session with members of the agricultural community on Feb. More...

Tiger Cubs Visit Rocket-Courier

Wyalusing Pack 96 Tiger Cubs intently eye an early copy of the Wyalusing Rocket pulled from our archives by publisher David Keeler, left, on Tuesday when the cubs and family members toured the newspa More...

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