December 12, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Volunteer Issues Addressed At Appreciation Dinner

Goodwill Fire Company Honors its Own

Volunteers and guests of the Goodwill Fire Department gathered in the fire hall Saturday evening for their annual appreciation dinner. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Frances Palumbo - 2014-07-24
Glenn Potter - 2014-07-24
Howard Bates - 2014-07-24
Dorothy Lehman - 2014-07-24

Local News

Audience Enjoys Laceyville’s White Christmas Show

There was a little bit of everything Saturday evening at Laceyville’s Community White Christmas show, where highlights ranged from local singers performing Christmas songs, to both a silent and traditional auction, along with some humorous skit More...

Bradford Commissioners Irate Over Gas Royalty Disputes

Bradford County Commissioners Doug McLinko, Daryl Miller and Mark Smith are spitting mad with not only a few gas companies, but with their own state legislators and senator over ongoing gas royalty issues. More...

Drawing Winners Selected at Library

GWCC Business-to-Business Event

Local business owners and members of the community joined members of the Wyalusing Chamber of Commerce at the Wyalusing Public Library for an open house and the monthly Business-to-Business gathering. More...

Letters

“Industry” Wins; Dairy Farmers, Consumers Lose

Dear Editor: In 2000, the Dairy & Food “Industry” won a major victory, giving them huge profits and great power over dairy farmers, resulting in the loss of thousands of U.S. More...

Thanks to President For Christmas Present

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Lifestyles

Dimock

We are glad to report that John Paul Jones is at home, regaining his strength. His address is 8740 Route 3023, Springville PA 18844. More...

Evergreen

Get well wishes to Cookie Haines at this writing. Check out the New Albany Community Library. There is an angel tree with names of children that need a Christmas gift. More...

Camptown

Sunday was the hanging of the greens in church. The church looks very nice and very Christmasy, the tree is up and beautiful. More...

Columns

Reflections of Nature

Coming up Route 14, on the left-hand side of the road just outside of Trout Run, there are several stands of winterberry holly bushes growing. More...

Seen ‘N’ Heard

Last week’s eyes belonged to Kathy Blemle. Our one and only winner was Kathy Teetsel. * * * More...

The Way We Were...

A look back at the people and places of the Wyalusing area.

Wyalusing’s White Christmas 1995 More...

Worship

Gospel Group to Perform at Herrickville Methodist Church

Mercy’s Well, a young Christian vocal group from Greensboro, NC, will be providing a concert at the Herrickville United Methodist Church on Dec. 15. The time is 10 a.m. A covered dish meal will follow at the Herrickville Fire Hall. More...

PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NEWS

“I am the vine; you are the branches. If you remain in me and I in you, you will bear much fruit; apart from me you can do nothing. More...

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish

Now that Advent has begun, we are called as Catholic Christians to live our lives to the fullest as called by Christ. More...

Breaking News - 12/17/2013 2:44 PM

WVHS Boys' Basketball Game Rescheduled  Free Access 

The Wyalusing Valley boys' basketball game at North Penn, which was postponed because of snow on Tuesday, Dec. 17, will be made up on Wednesday, Dec. 18.The junior varsity game is slated to begin at 4:30 p.m. More...

Aqua Penn to Operate Sewer-Water Systems

In Wyalusing:

The Wyalusing Municipal Authority agreed Tuesday night to enter a one-year contract with Aqua Pennsylvania to manage and operate the Wyalusing Borough Sewer and Water Systems. More...

Annual Christmas Candlelight Service Set for Sunday Evening

The Wyalusing Musical Society will host its annual Christmas Candlelight Service Sunday evening, Dec. 15 starting at 5 p.m. at the Wyalusing Presbyterian Church. More...

New Wyalusing School Directors Dedicated to Making a Difference

If you are seeking the admiration of your neighbors, taking a seat on your local school board these days is probably not the way to do it. More...

Crime and Courts

DISTRICT JUDGES

Fred Wheaton, Wysox More...

COURTHOUSE NOTES

BRADFORD COUNTY Deed Transfers Yvonne Robinson to Derrick B. Insinger in Stevens Township for $1 on Nov. 25. Derrick B. Insinger to Jeffrey M. Parkhurst in Stevens Township for $1 on Nov. 25. More...

Bradford County Sentencings

Bradford County District Attorney Daniel J. Barrett announced the following resolutions of criminal cases in the Bradford County Court of Common Pleas, Towanda: Sentences More...

Opinion

Deregulation Bill Bad For Rural Pennsylvanians

Proposed legislation in Harrisburg could allow telephone companies to raise rates without Public Utility Commission oversight, replace landlines with wireless technology and abandon landlines altogether after 2018 where the cost of maintaining them i More...

Bloom Is Off Rose for Many with Gas Leases

It was a little more than a year ago that the big news, announced by the Penn State Extension at a regional public meeting hosted by state Sen. More...

Political Cartoon

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Seniors

Wyalusing Senior Citizens Hear about Products Pertaining to Health Issues

The Wyalusing Senior Citizens met Tuesday, Nov. 19 at the fire hall. There were 30 members and three guests present. Guests were Hedy Chaffee, Sharon Newberry and Evie Ridall. More...

AARP Chapter Holds Meeting

President Ruth Cleveland opened the meeting of AARP Chapter 4423 on Nov. 12 with the Flag Salute followed by The Lord’s Prayer. There were 23 members present. More...

Dining and Entertainment

‘Recycling Works!’ Exhibit at State Museum in Harrisburg

In Honor of America Recycles Day, the Pennsylvania Recycling Markets Center (RMC) in partnership with Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful (KPB) and the Pennsylvania Waste Industries Association (PWIA) launched the Recycling Works! More...

Santa Claus to Visit the Bradford County Library

Santa Claus will be visiting the Bradford County Library on Saturday, Dec. 14 from 1 to 4:30. As a fundraiser for the Friends of the Bradford County Library, get your photo taken with Santa. Pet pictures with Santa will be from 1 to 2 p.m. More...

Sports

Wrestlers Hold Off Indians

Fifth Tiebreaker Decides Title Bout

“In order to be a hero, you don’t have to win.” Moments after Wyalusing Valley wrestling coach Gary Haley saw his team eke out a 37-36 win over Juniata in the finals of the Ram Duals on the fifth tiebreaking criteria, he was appreci More...

WVHS Grapplers Tame Panthers

Wyalusing Valley used eight falls and a pair of forfeits to claim a 65-15 victory over Northeast Bradford in the Northern Tier League opener for both squads. More...

Sports Calendar

BOYS’ BASKETBALLDec. 12: Northeast Bradford atWyalusing Valley, 6 p.m.Dec. 14: Wyalusing Valley atSayre, 6 p.m.Dec. 16: Elk Lake at NortheastBradford, 6 p.m. More...

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