June 14, 2012 RSS feed / Local News

Shippensburg Posts Spring Milestones

Shippensburg University has announced that the following students were placed on the Dean’s and Commencement lists for the spring semester. More...

Literacy Recognition Banquet Slated

The Bradford-Wyoming County Literacy Program invites the public to its Annual Recognition Banquet to be held Thursday, June 21, at 6 p.m. at the Wysox Fire Hall on Lake Road in Wysox. This year’s theme is “Elect to Read.” Dr. More...

Wyalusing Woman Earns Masters

Saint Francis University held its 161st Commencement exercises in Loretto, PA, on Sunday, May 6. Alyssa Tewksbury from Wyalusing, received a Physician Assistant Science Masters degree at the ceremony. More...

Tuscarora Wayne Group Boards Welcome Andrew S. Ripic, III

The Boards of the Tuscarora Wayne Group of Companies Welcomes Andrew S. Ripic, III More...

Dairy Royalty Visits County Courthouse

Bradford County Dairy Princess (center) Maria Noble of Coryland and alternates (left) Aerotine Macwhinnie of Athens and Cassie Bennett (right) of Towanda participated in the June 7 meeting of the Bra More...

Car Cruise to Benefit Sunfish Pond

Members of the Arnold, Irvine, and Woodcock families have lived in the area of Barclay Mountain in Leroy Township, Bradford County, for most of their lives. More...

Day for Seniors Planned

Historical Society to Recreate Time-Honored Celebration. More...

Seniors Conduct Meeting

The Wyalusing Senior Citizens met on May 15 with 24 members and one guest present. Roly Jenner provided the entertainment. He played guitar and sang a number of songs, old and new. It was a much-appreciatedprogram. More...

NTHS Induction Held

Four seniors from the Northern Tier Career Center were inducted into the National Technical Honor Society on May 21. More...

Two Major Fundraisers Planned for Dietrich Theater

It may not be widely known that Tunkhannock’s Wyoming County Cultural Center at the Dietrich Theater is a nonprofit movie theater that supports the arts in Wyoming County and the surrounding communities. More...

News from the Wyalusing Public Library

Books, books, books. Come one, come all. Friday and Saturday. Huge selection of books to choose from. Lots of VHS tapes, many Disney movies, audio books, large print books, non-fiction and fiction. Something for everyone with unbeatable prices. More...

Upgraded Security System Sought for Tunkhannock Courthouse

On Tuesday morning at their regular bi-weekly meeting, the Wyoming County Commis-sioners heard a proposal by County Sheriff Ned Sherman concerning an upgrade for the courthouse’s security system. More...

—BRADFORD COUNTY SENTENCINGS —

District Attorney Daniel J. Barrett announced that the following persons recently entered pleas of guilty in the Bradford County Court of Common Pleas, Towanda: Guilty Pleas More...

Bradford County Claims Key Role in National Association

In a two-to-one vote, the Bradford County Commissioners voted on June 7 to initiate the formation of a national association of counties that would bond on issues concerning the exploration and non-conventional extraction of resources such as natural More...

Growers Warned about Late Blight Outbreak

PA Potato, Tomato Crops Affected

Late blight, the same disease that caused Ireland’s potato famine in the 19th century, was confirmed in three Pennsylvania counties this past week. More...

Poe in the Park: An Evening of Live Theatre in Tunkhannock’s Lazybrook Park

On Saturday, June 23 at 7:00 p.m., experience the intensity, terror and excitement of some of Edgar Allan Poe’s most treasured tales as they come to life on stage in Tunkhannock’s Lazybrook Park. More...

Endless Mountains Visitors’ Bureau Cuts Ribbon at New Headquarters

When the Endless Mountains Visitors’ Bureau (EMVB) bid on a home located on Route 6 West, near Tunkhannock last October, they probably never expected their new headquarters would turn out to be such a graciously efficient, welcoming center for More...

NEB Elementary Honor Roll Announced

Dr. Janice Otis, Principal at Northeast Bradford Elementary School, has announced the honor roll for the fourth marking period of the 2011-2012 school year. More...

WYALUSING VALLEY MUSEUM ASSOCIATION

“Resolved, That the flag of the thirteen United States be thirteen stripes, alternate red and white: that the union be thirteen stars, white in a blue field, representing a new constellation.” Journals of the Continental Congress, June 14 More...

Woodlot Management Course Starts June 20

Penn State Cooperative Extension, in partnership with the Penn State School of Forest Resources, DCNR Bureau of Forestry, The Nature Conservancy and Susquehanna County Conservation District are proud to provide you with an opportunity to learn about More...

Local Students Named to York College Dean’s List

The following local students have been named to the Dean’s List for the Spring 2012 semester at York College of Pennsylvania. More...

Rocket’s Founder Helped Shape Wyalusing’s Future

Calvin A. Stowell, the man who founded the Wyalusing Rocket in May of 1887, should be remembered not only for the role he played in bringing a newspaper to Wyalusing, but also as a community leader with courage and vision. More...

‘Master Gardeners to Host Class

PSU Master Gardeners class for the public will be held on Tuesday, June 19 at the Healthy Kids Community Garden, 4th Street and College Avenue, Towanda. More...

Wyalusing Lioness Club Marks 35th Anniversary

Wyalusing’s Lioness Club celebrated its 35th anniversary with a dinner at the WCC Tuscarora Wayne Community Room Tuesday evening that was catered by the Wyalusing Hotel. More...

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