October 2, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Meshoppen Council President Charged

Charges of resisting arrest, simple assault and harassment have been filed against John Vincent Bunnell, 59, who currently serves as president of the Meshoppen Borough Council.  The charges were brought against Bunnell following an incident that More...

Moxie Community Church Marking 70th Anniversary

The Moxie Community Church, which first began holding worship services in 1944 in a former one-room schoolhouse, is opening its doors to the community next week when it celebrates its 70th anniversary with an open house.  More...

Special Sections

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- 46 More...

Crime and Courts

DISTRICT JUDGES

Fred Wheaton, Towanda   More...

COURTHOUSE NOTES

BRADFORD COUNTY   Deed Transfers  Theresa A. and John L. Smith, Patrick M. and Michele Sullivan to Matthew and Christa Hicks in Athens Township for $30,000 on Sept. 15.  More...

—BRADFORD COUNTY SENTENCINGS & PLEAS—

Bradford County District Attorney Daniel J. Barrett announced that the following persons recently entered pleas of guilty, were sentenced or placed in the ARD Program in Bradford County Magisterial District Courts:  Guilty Pleas  More...

Lifestyles

Nimble

Wally, Cindy and Randi Farr attended Hailey’s junior high soccer game on Monday in Tunkhannock, then enjoyed dinner at Pompei’s. More...

Terrytown

What a beautiful Saturday. Anyone having outside chores to get caught up on before the cold season, sure could do it that day.  More...

Forkston

Don and Ferne Aitken have two grandsons playing fall ball. They’ve made to the baseball games of both of them, Sawyer Aitken and Zander Condeelis.  Bill and Joy Severcool and Bill and Kim Severcool were at the Bloomsburg Fair on Thursday. More...

Columns

Seen ‘N’ Heard

For the first time that we can remember in this contest history, we had zero calls to guess last week’s eyes. They belonged to Tom Turner, who is the new proprietor of the Wiser Choice in Laceyville.  * * *  More...

The Way We Were...

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

Easy Does it, Boys   More...

JUST ASK ALICE

DEAR ALICE: My brother says you know everything. Is that true? Do you really know everything?  — CAMPTOWN TEEN? DEAR CAM: It’s not true. I’m not young enough to know everything.  —ALICE  More...

Worship

WYALUSING U.M. CHARGE NEWS

In the scripture for last week (Matthew 21:23-32), the chief priests and elders ask Jesus questions with the intention of entrapping him. More...

PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NEWS

“Whatever happens, conduct yourselves in a manner worthy of the gospel of Christ,” (Philippians 1:27). This is a true challenge from the Apostle Paul.  More...

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish

The gospel of Matthew 21 warns against hypocrisy for all time. Lip service of God will not merit heaven. Nominal Christians are not working in the Lord’s vineyard. More...

2014 Fall Festival an Ideal Family Outing

Main Street will be adorned with fall foliage, painted pumpkins, craft vendors and a number of family fun activities on Saturday, Oct. More...

Towanda Student Named OYW

The Towanda Area Jr./Sr. High School auditorium was the setting for this year’s Outstanding Young Woman pageant on Saturday, Sept. 27. More...

New Directors Look Forward to Utilizing 911 Center Upgrades

Following the Wyoming County Commissioners decision to appoint a new director and deputy director to the Wyoming County 911 Center, the Rocket- Courier took it upon itself to see what other positive changes are in store for the emergency dispatch fac More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Larry Wayne Snyder - 2017-03-23
Timothy C. Ackley - 2017-03-23

Local News

Youth Leadership Program Offers Real World Education

The Greater Wyalusing Chamber of Commerce (GWCC) is sponsoring a Youth Leadership Program with 17 sophomores from the Wyalusing Valley High School. More...

PSP Provide Update on Frein Search

The Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) continue to investigate the shooting incident at the Blooming Grove station where two Pennsylvania State Police troopers were ambushed by Eric Matthew Frein.  More...

Bradford Co. Announces Adult Education Week

The Bradford County Commissioners proclaimed the week of Sept. 22 through 28 as National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week in Bradford County. More...

Opinion

What’s Next?

I’ll bet I’m not the only one left wondering what the next piece of bad news for our nation will be.  I mean for weeks we’ve been watching Vladimir Putin playing bully in Ukraine, while President Obama offers little or nothing More...

Memories from a Seven-Dog Life

When I get to thinking I’m old and approaching senility, I try to remember that in dog years I’d be barely nine. In many ways, dogs are like milestones along my life’s journey.  More...

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Dining and Entertainment

Missoula Returns to Sayre Theatre

It’s out of the tower and on the run as a zany cast of friends and foes help Rapunzel’s harrowing escape from the towering imprisonment of Madame Gothel. More...

Thursdays at the Rialto Get Underway

Returning to the Bradford County Regional Arts Council’s (BCRAC) live performance offerings in 2014-2015 is the Thursdays at the Rialto Series, kicking off on Thursday, Oct. 9 at the Rialto Theatre in Canton. More...

Sports

Rams Rush Past Warriors

Lucas Jennings rushed for 246 yards and three touchdowns and added a 69-yard touchdown reception to pace Wyalusing Valley to a 56-12 win at Canton on Sept. More...

Harriers Remain Undefeated

Boys Sweep Quad-Meet; Girls Improve to 3-4

Wyalusing Valley’s boys’ cross country team remained undefeated in Northern Tier League action, defeating Towanda, 26-32, and Sayre, 15- 50, during a rain-soaked meet at home on Sept. 30. More...

Seeking A Ram October

As October begins, the Wyalusing Valley fall sports teams begin the final drive toward the post-season.  The first half of the autumn campaigns have gone about as expected for the Green and Gold’s four programs.  An unexpected stumble More...

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