May 2, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Ron Ross Honorary Chairperson At Wyalusing’s Relay for Life

Annual Event Set for June 8-9

Hollenback resident Ron Ross, 65, is no stranger to Wyalusing’s annual Relay for Life. For years the former dairy farmer, who is now a school custodian, donated his time to keep the relay grounds litter free. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Jean Ball - 2014-10-16
Penny Gatto - 2014-10-16

Local News

Wyoming Commissioners Discuss Abandoned Trailers

The Wyoming County Commissioners spent much of their regular bi-weekly meeting Tuesday discussing abandoned trailers in the county. More...

PennDOT Plans Outlined

Resurfacing many local roadways tops the agenda for PennDOT District 3 as the state agency embraces warmer weather and the start of seasonal road and bridge repairs. More...

Wyalusing Borough Names New Ordinance Enforcement Officer

The Wyalusing Borough Council recently appointed Dale Grover as the borough’s new ordinance enforcement officer. Grover grew up in the Susquehanna County community of Rush and is an Elk Lake High School graduate. More...

Letters

Wyalusing

Wayne Felter mentioning that his mother Dorothy Felter is feeling better and will be making a day trip to his sister’s home, Patricia Luttinen, in Wyalusing this week. More...

Jenningsville

Lawn mowing was started this past week around the village. Once the season arrives, there seems no end to mowing. More...

Dimock

We were so sorry to hear of the death of David Hinkley and we extend our sympathy to the Hinkley, Forba and Vermeulen families. Tom Sipe made a return trip to the hospital last week, but he is back at home now slowly recovering from heart surgery. More...

Columns

Reflections of nature

Last week’s article was about the history of the turkey, and this article is on the great turkey restoration program. More...

Seen ‘N’ Heard

Last week’s eyes belonged to Meg Shaffer Moodley and we stumped everyone. No correct guesses and five incorrect ones were made. This week we will have a goodly sum of tickets to hand out. More...

JUST ASK ALICE

Alice Wickhammer of Jester Hill offers insight into your day-to-day traumas.

DEAR ALICE: I would like to respond to last week’s letter from “Deep Thoughts in Danville” regarding evolution as opposed to the Biblical theory of man’s development. I say it all depends on how you look at it. More...

Worship

PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NEWS

“Why, my soul, are you downcast? Why so disturbed within me? Put your hope in God, for I will yet praise Him, my Savior and my God,” (Psalm 43:5). So many anxieties and stresses can get to a person in this life. More...

WYALUSING U.M. CHARGE NEWS

Marvin Meteer filled in at the pulpit on Sunday as Pastor Dale is currently on a mission trip in Maryland. Hollenback will be having a Swiss Steak Supper on Saturday, May 4 at 4:30 p.m. It is $8.50 for adults and children, six to twelve are $4. More...

IT’S IN THE BOOK

It must have been a really big day when in 1534 that first copy of the German Bible rolled off the press. More...

Area Hospitals Exploring Potential Affiliation

A brief statement issued Monday by Memorial Hospital in Towanda regarding a possible collaboration with Guthrie Health in Sayre confirmed recent speculation about the two hospitals joining forces. More...

Compressor Station on Hold

Washington Twp. Zoning Board Wants More Details

A trio from the representative companies seeking preliminary approval of plans to erect a new compressor station in Washington Township, Wyoming County, met some resistance at a meeting of the Zoning Board on Monday evening. More...

141st Fought at Chancellorsville

Epic Battle Fought 150 Years Ago This Week

Editor’s Note: This is the third in a series of articles covering the campaigns of the PA 141st Regiment 150 years ago during the Civil War. The regiment was comprised of men from the northern tier counties of Pennsylvania. More...

Crime and Courts

DISTRICT JUDGES

(Note: In DUI prosecutions in Pennsylvania, the intoxication rate for non-commercial drivers is a blood-alcohol content (BAC) of .08. For a commercial driver (truck, bus, etc.) the legal rate is .04. More...

COURTHOUSE NOTES

BRADFORD COUNTY Deed Transfers Lillian L. Croft to Brad S. and Ann L. Delamater in Terry Township for $1 on April 15. Victor J. and Jennifer Gonzalez to Nancy D. Epler in Monroe Township for $220,000 on April 15. More...

Opinion

Out for the Count

Spring has been slow to arrive this year, but things are finally warming up, and I’m betting that next Saturday will be a perfect day for a lazy float on the Susquehanna River and for counting birds. More...

LeRaysville: All Right As It Is

(From the Eastern Bradford Times in 1914) For the past few years Herrickville resident Bonny Sutton has been digging through our basement archives finding bits and pieces of our region’s past in the old newspapers we have stored away. More...

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Arts Friends Plan Meeting Dear Editor: The recently formed community group, Wyalusing Area Friends of the Arts (W.A.F.A.), will be holding their next informative public meeting on Thursday, May 2 at 6:30 p.m. More...

Coming Events  Free Access 

Coming Events...

Bake Sales Mother’s Day bake sale and Chinese Auction on May 10 – 11, 10 a.m. - ? at Jaime’s Place Salon & Spa, 36 Main Street, Wyalusing. Hosted by Cancer Kickers team. All proceeds go to Wyalusing’s Relay for Life. More...

Sports

Record-Breaking Meet

Eight Marks Set or Equaled

Track and field fans saw eight meet records broken or tied at the Wyalusing Lasagna Invitational at Peterson Stadium on Friday, April 26. More...

Lady Rams Lead NTL East Race

The Wyalusing Valley softball team defeated Canton and Wellsboro to improve to 9-3, overall, and 7-1 in the Northern Tier League East. More...

Ram Bats Quiet in Losses

After scoring in double figures in four of its previous six games, the Wyalusing Valley offense struggled in losses to Canton and Wellsboro. More...

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