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Rt. 409 Closure Set For Monday

A PennDOT bridge crew in Bradford County will begin a bridge replacement project on Route 409 in Wyalusing Township on Monday, June 16. 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

Weight Restrictions Lifted on Rt. 706 Span

PennDOT announced that it is removing the 32-ton and 40- ton-combination weight restrictions on a bridge on Route 706 in Stevens Township, Bradford County. The bridge carries Route 706 over Cold Creek, about two miles northeast of Camptown. More...

Farewell to Bradleys

Members of the Wyalusing Rainbow Club offered farewell wishes to club president Kelly Bradley, front right, and her husband, John, left, during Rainbow’s monthly meeting Monday night at the Wyalusing Hotel. More...

Keeler Promotes New Book and Sunnyside Band at Grovedale

Practically a lifelong artist, Brian Keeler has immortalized the townscapes and landscapes of Bradford County and other places he has been on canvas. More...

Letters

Fact

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Finding Truth

Dear Editor: I would like to respond to Wes Skillings’s comments of last week. More...

Moving

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Lifestyles

Evergreen

Congratulations to Robert Fisher, II for making the Dean’s List and graduating from Penn College. Henry and Florence Campbell attended the AARP Safe Driver’s course at New Era U.M. Church last Wednesday. More...

Beaver Meadows

Marion and Jeff Taylor of Little Meadows and Debbie Grover spent Tuesday with Whitney Taylor in Ithaca where she is a post-graduate student at Cornell University. More...

Terrytown

Sunday a day for honoring our fathers. Not only our earthly father, but our heavenly Father, who has made a way to guide the responsibility He has given for the family and set an example that will help the children face life here on earth. More...

Dining and Entertainment

Jay Smar Shares Coal History Musical Heritage

The Dietrich Theater in Tunkhannock presents Folklore and Coal Mining Songs of the Northeast on Sunday, June 29 at 3 p.m. This free musical program highlights the struggles and disasters of coal miners in northeastern Pennsylvania. More...

‘Bradford County Churches and Communities’ to be presented at Bradford County Historical Society

The Bradford County Historical Society (BCHS) will host a program entitled “Bradford County Churches and Communities: Past and Present” scheduled for Friday, June 20, at 6 p.m. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. More...

‘Funny Little Thing Called Love’ to be Presented by Winding River Players

Winding River Players will present the latest delightful comedy by Jones, Hope and Wooten, “Funny Little Thing Called Love” at the Black Box Theatre, 415 Main Street, Towanda. More...

Sports

Athletic Achievement Honored

Holland, Minturn Recognized as Athletes of Year

Seniors Ciera Holland and Jake Minturn were named Wyalusing Valley High School’s Female and Male Athlete of the Year, respectively, during the annual Sports Awards Night at Kenneth S. Williams Auditorium on Thursday, June 5. More...

Another Sports Year Concludes

Another high school sports year has ended, marked this year with the annual Wyalusing Valley Sports Awards Night. This year’s ceremony, besides being mercifully quick, seemed rather muted. More...

Lady Rams Earn All-NTL Recognition

Four Wyalusing Valley softball players earned All-Northern Tier League Large School first-team honors in recent balloting by the coaches. More...

Bucket Full of Kids

How many preschool children will fit into an excavator bucket? According to this photo the answer is 11. More...

Wyalusing Sixth Graders Graduate

One hundred twelve Wyalusing Valley Elementary School sixth graders graduated Monday morning, June 9 during the school’s third annual graduation ceremony, which took place at the Wyalusing Valley High School’s Layman Gymnasium at 9:30 a.m More...

Relay for Life Sure to be One for the ‘Storybooks’

Peterson Stadium at the Wyalusing Valley High School will be the setting for this year’s Relay for Life event scheduled for Saturday, June 14. More...

Police Blotter

POLICE BLOTTER

Editor’s Note: If you have additional information about any of the investigations listed below, contact the Pennsylvania State Police barracks at the following telephone numbers: Towanda, 570-265-2186; Tunkhannock, 570-836-2141; Gibson, 570-465 More...

Crime and Courts

DISTRICT JUDGES

Timothy Clark, Towanda More...

COURTHOUSE NOTES

BRADFORD COUNTY Deed Transfers John C. Muessle Living Trust, John C. Muessle, Trustee, and Patricia A. Ambs to John C. Muessle Living Trust, John C. Muessle, Trustee, and Patricia A. Ambs in Wyalusing Borough for $10 on May 14. More...

Opinion

Trying to Make Sense Out of Legal Lingo

So I’m watching the morning news and there is a report on somebody in a trusted position being accused of stealing money from the coffers of some community organization. More...

Our Thanks to These Dedicated Women

Last fall, at the start of the new school year, I wrote a column about the significant role teachers play in our communities that goes well beyond their classroom duties. More...

Political Cartoon

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Columns

Reflections of Nature

The birds have been busy gathering supplies to build their nests. There are as many different types of nests as there are species of birds. More...

Seen ‘N’ Heard

Last week’s eyes belonged to Susan Ross. Ticket winners are Katy Stoddard and Ken Ross, Sr. * * * More...

The Way We Were...

A look back at the people and places of the Wyalusing area over the last 20 years or more.

In last week’s The Way We Were, we offered a view of the same building as seen above when it was Wyalusing’s Ford Dealership in the 1930s. More...

Coming Events  Free Access 

Coming Events...

Barbecues Chicken Barbecue Saturday, June 14 at the Towanda Gun Club. Halves, $6; dinners, $9. Chicken ready at 11 a.m. R23c More...

Pitch Tournaments

Pitch Players: Get your teams together. Judy Johnson is holding a pitch tournament on Sunday, June 29 in the Elks Lodge banquet room in Towanda. Sign-up time is 12:30, playing time is 1 p.m. More...

Reunions

The annual Kipp-Dickerman Hite reunion will be held on Saturday, June 21, at 1 p.m. at the home of Marcia Kipp Hallett, 234 Warren Center Road, Warren Center. Hot dogs, hamburgers, rolls and cold beverages provided. Bring dish to share. More...

Worship

PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NEWS

“All Scripture is Godbreathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the servant of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work,” (II Timothy 3:16-17). More...

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish

After Jesus had ascended to heaven, the apostles and disciples returned to the Holy City. They remained in the Upper Room and waited and prayed for the Holy Spirit. More...

WYALUSING U.M. CHARGE NEWS

Because last Sunday was the Sunday School program, little was said about the scripture: John 7:37-39. More...

Education

Dean’s Lists Announced

University of Vermont Stephanie Fanelli has been named to the dean’s list for the Spring 2014 semester at the University of Vermont. More...

Local Students Receive Susquehanna U. Degrees

Five local students received degrees as Susquehanna University closed its 156th academic year with annual commencement exercises on May 11. Sarah-Jane Abate of Montrose, graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in creative writing. More...

Students Named to President’s List

One-hundred and fifty-five Mansfield University students have been named to the Spring 2014 President’s List. Those in the Rocket-Courier readership area include: More...

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