February 16, 2012 RSS feed / Local News

Wyalusing Leo Club Helps Ronald McDonald House

Wyalusing Valley High School Leo Club members presented boxes of donated grocery items they collected, along with cash contributions, to representatives of Danville’s Ronald McDonald House last Tuesday. More...

Double Shooting in Susquehanna County

On the afternoon of Feb. 11, state police at Gibson received a report that a male body had been found along the side of Pine Ayre Drive in Great Bend Township. More...

Susquehanna County Commissioners Meet

At the opening of their Feb. 8 meeting, chairman Alan Hall of the Susquehanna County Commissioners spoke about an issue that has come before the board more than once recently: the inclusion of public comment into the recorded minutes. More...

Dushore Firemen Receive Donation

The Dushore Volunteer Fire Company, using funds from a donation provided by Chief Oil & Gas, replaced its 15-year-old, outdated gurney. More...

Applications Available for Tree House Fund Grant

The First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania (FCFP) is accepting applications for the 2012 Tree House Fund grant cycle. More...

Mehoopany Man Graduates from Basic Training

Air Force Airman Gary A. Peteritis graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, TX. More...

Full Prison Continues to Challenge Commissioners

A sharp rise in crime in the past year continues to put pressure on the Bradford County Correctional Facility in West Burlington Township, resulting in an agreement between the county commissioners with prison operators in yet another county to take More...

Spring Hill

Happy Valentine’s Day. Lou and Jeanne Fiske attended the Relay for Life benefit dinner in memory of Dave Fenton at the Laceyville Fire Hall. Happy Birthday to Jeanne’s sister, Sandy Edsell. More...

Terrytown

Continued prayers for Armeta God and Frances Frystak. Frances is now back home according to Jason Otis, her grandson. More...

Jenningsville

A bit of a change from the nice weekends we have been having with a wintry Sunday and white-out conditions and winds all day, off and on. More...

Dimock

We are halfway through February. This is time to tap maple trees but we wonder what kind of a maple syrup season we will have this year. The lack of heavy snow will make it easier to walk in the woods, gathering sap. Perhaps it will be a good season. More...

Chesapeake Appalachia Fined for Multiple Violations

CHESAPEAKE ASSERTS COMPANY COLLABORATED WITH DEP ON INFRACTIONS

Editor’s Note: Within minutes of each other on Feb. More...

Chief Seeks Permit for Compressor Station

Chief Gathering, LLC has applied for an air quality permit through the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection to operate the Hirkey Compressor Station proposed in Washington Township, Wyoming County. More...

Public Invited to Pipeline Right-of-Way Management Program

Many landowners in Bradford and Sullivan Counties have discovered that there is a pipeline in the future. More...

Civil War Memorabilia Displayed in Store Window

In the fall of 2011, ground was broken for the initial stages of construction of the new Bradford County Veterans Memorial Park (BCVMP) next to the Progress Building at the Towanda end of the Route 6 bridge. More...

Deadline Nears For Voter Registration

The last day to register to vote in the upcoming General Primary Election is March 26, 2012. More...

Impact Fee to Provide Funding for Conservation Districts

After years of discussion and scrutiny, and months of lively debate and negotiation, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett has signed a bill that will include an impact fee imposed on companies extracting natural gas from Pennsylvania. More...

United Way Applications Available

The United Way of Bradford County is in the process of accepting requests for funding for the year of 2013. More...

Treg Davis Arrives for Duty At Lackland

Air Force Airman Treg D. Davis has arrived for duty with the 59th Mental Health Squadron at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas. Davis is a mental health technician. More...

Beaver Meadows

Saturday evening, Pete and Jane McGee were dinner guests and spent the evening with son, Chris, Courtney, CJ and Junie at their home in Montrose to help CJ celebrate his fifth birthday. More...

Forkston

Alice Severcool is caring for her great-granddaughter who was born just weeks ago. Alice’s granddaughter, Julie Robets, gave birth and is now dealing with medical issues herself. Please keep Julie and all her family in your prayers. More...

Silvara

I plan to start writing the Silvara news column again. My first column will run in the February 23 edition. This is where I need your help family, friends and neighbors. More...

Nimble

Hailey Farr attended the Valentine Dance Friday evening at the Tunkhannock Middle School. Later, Cindy and Hailey Farr joined Eddie, Nicole, Noah and Kaleb Gruver for dinner at Pizza Hut. More...

Camptown

A winter day Sunday, cold, snowy, but our first of this year, which is amazing for mid- February. More...

Laceyville

There will be a chicken barbecue at the Laceyville Fire Hall on Sunday, Feb. 19 at 11 a.m. Halves are $5, side salads available. Benefit of the Good Will Fire Co. More...

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