October 10, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Legislators Address Gas Royalty Deductions

Pennsylvania lawmakers are working on a number of bills to address some of the concerns expressed by public officials and royalty owners who have watched post-production costs eat up much of the profits the landowners were once receiving. More...

Jane Carey Devoted Her Life to Area Children

Former Camptown resident and wellknown retired teacher Jane Carey celebrated her 100th birthday on Saturday, Oct. 5 with a gathering of family and friends at the Bradford County Manor, her current home. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Raymond Anderson - 2014-11-20
Martin Slabicki - 2014-11-27
Patrick Blow - 2014-11-27
Tammy Myers - 2014-11-27
Raymond Anderson - 2014-11-27

Local News

Muzzleloaders’ Rendezvous Draws Crowds to New Location

The Endless Mountains Rendezvous, as it has been renamed, moved to a new location this year: the Black Walnut American Legion Post. More...

LaFrance Stepping Down From Wyalusing Council

Monday night’s meeting of the Wyalusing Borough Council ended with an announcement that took at least some of the councilmembers by surprise. More...

Wyalusing Man Dies in Tanker Crash

Liquid Spill Contamination was Limited

A water tanker crash on Turkey Path Road in Wyalusing Township on Oct. 2 that resulted in the death of a Wyalusing man, also led to contamination of soil along the roadway and in a ravine carrying an unnamed tributary of Wyalusing Creek. More...

Columns

The Things You Find Along Route 6

Here I am with about a dozen fellow Wyalusing Rainbow Club members picking up roadside litter along Route 6 last Sunday between the borough and the Wyalusing Rocks. Rainbow does this a couple times a year. More...

Reflections of Nature

The Pennsylvania Game Commission (PGC) is celebrating 100 years of reintroduction of the elk in Pennsylvania. Early settlers found elk roaming Penn’s Woods and pursued these animals to help feed their families. More...

Seen ‘N’ Heard

Recognize These Eyes?

Call in and Guess - Contest begins Thursday - 2 p.m. —Enter our automated contest by calling 570-746-0533— winners will be notified by phone calls received prior to 2 p.m. will be disqualified More...

Coming Events  Free Access 

Coming Events...

Barbecues Chicken Barbecue, Laceyville Goodwill Fire Company on Oct. 13. Ready between 11 a.m. and noon at the fire hall. More...

Sports

Harriers Complete NTL Campaign

The Wyalusing Valley boys’ cross country team completed the Northern Tier League campaign with a sweep of a trimeet with Sayre and Mansfield at home on Oct. 8. Wyalusing defeated Sayre, 20-37, and picked up a 15-50 forfeit win over Mansfield. More...

Lady Rams Defeat NEB

Blanked at Athens, Wellsboro

At Wyalusing, on Oct. 4, the Wyalusing Valley girls’ soccer team scored three goals in a nine-minute span in the second half to rally past Northeast Bradford, 4-2. More...

Royals Roll Past Rams

A balanced attack lifted Pius X to a 42-21 victory over Wyalusing Valley at Peterson Stadium on Oct. 4. The Royals amassed 488 total yards, including 275 on the ground and another 213 through the air, to hand the Rams their fifth loss of the season. More...

To Sell or Not to Sell?

Wyalusing Municipal Authority Ponders Water, Sewer Future

It’s a dilemma that a growing number of communities are facing, especially small rural municipalities. More...

Kiss for a Homecoming Queen

Wyalusing Valley senior Brooklynn Edgerton receives a kiss from football players Skyler Behrend, left, and Quentin Hugo after she was named the 2013 Homecoming Queen during halftime ceremonies at Pet More...

Alice Lyon’s Grandfather Built Wyalusing Hotel

Former Teachers Celebrate 100th Birthdays

When State Representative Tina Pickett presented Alice Lyon with a commendation from the PA House of Representatives Saturday honoring her 100th birthday, Pickett said, “It’s customary to include a key to the city on such occasions. More...

Crime and Courts

‘Misunderstanding’ Leads to Police Response at Plant

Dozens of state troopers from the Towanda and Tunkhannock barracks converged on the Cameron Company near Laceyville on Monday morning. A single radio dispatch at about 9:15 a.m. More...

Coroner Reports on Fatal Crash

During the late evening hours of Oct. 6, New Albany resident Alan G. More...

Wyoming 911 Center Getting New Radios

The Wyoming County 911 Center’s Director, Debbie Rinaldi, told the county commissioners on Tuesday that she needed to order six new base stations for the center’s radio system. More...

Opinion

Nobody Wins a Pi**ing Match

When did we become such a nation of whiners? When did we decide to forgo dialogue and resolution in favor of lining up on both sides of the aisle and trying to make each other look bad as a way to make ourselves look good? More...

Lifestyles

Jenningsville

This week might have topped them all with the 82 degree temperatures. I can’t say that I remember it being this warm here in the middle of October. More...

Nimble

The Airing of the Quilts throughout Tunkhannock is a wonderful event and the idea seems to be spreading. Thanks to Marleah Henning for displaying her beautiful quilts on her porch on Nimble Hill. What a wonderful idea, Marleah. More...

Evergreen

Wednesday callers on Martine Kipp were Loretta Abate and later Lamar Kipp and the minister from Moxie Community Church. On Sunday, Loretta took Martine to the Moxie Church. More...

Dining and Entertainment

Brian Keeler Painting Offered at Auction

The Bradford County Regional Arts Council (BCRAC) will hold its inaugural “Scene One, Take One” Auction and Fundraiser on Saturday, Oct. 12 at 6 p.m. at the Keystone Theatre in Towanda. This year’s primary sponsor is GTP. More...

Gallery Plans Exhibit

Butternut Gallery & Second Story Books in Montrose will exhibit the work of its co-founders, Tom Canouse and Betty Bryden, during the 17th annual Artists Open House Weekend, Saturday, Oct. 12 through Monday, Oct. 14, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. More...

Fall Fest Kick-Off Party to be Held

The bluegrass band Coal Town Rounders will provide entertainment at Grovedale Winery and River Barge Brewing Company on Friday evening, October 11 to open Wyalusing’s Fall Festival, which gets underway Saturday, October 12. More...

Worship

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish

The sincere Christian can find many ways to help make Christ known to His neighbor without going on the foreign missions. There are pagans and unbelievers all around us. More...

WYALUSING U.M. CHARGE NEWS

Focus for the Week: “It’s not what you gather, but what you scatter that tells what kind of life you have lived. More...

IT’S IN THE BOOK

Our nation’s moral track record is now falling apart so rapidly that one has to look hard to see who or what is running. We sing to God to bless America, and He has. More...

Education

SCHOOL MENUS

WYALUSING ELEMENTARY MONDAY, OCTOBER 14 No School. TUESDAY, OCTOBER 15 Spaghetti w/meat sauce, Chicken rings, both w/garlic bread, green beans, mixed fruit. More...

Title I Family Night Scheduled for Oct. 24

Wyalusing Valley Elementary School will be holding its annual Title I Family Night on Thursday, Oct. 24 from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. Parents are invited to attend to meet the Title I staff and participate in four mini workshops. More...

WVHS Class of 1973 Holds 40th Reunion

The Wyalusing Valley High School Class of 1973 held their 40th reunion at the Black Walnut Legion Post 510, Laceyville, on Aug. 10. More...

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