October 30, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Scrapbook Highlights Region’s WWII History

Rome Township resident Diane Elliott says she has been wondering for years how to share an old scrapbook she found tucked away in the attic of her home.  The scrapbook contains 66 pages filled with newspaper clippings, many of which include phot More...

Seiler, Otis Named $3K Winners at Elimination Party

This year marked three decades of fun, excitement and big cash prizes as the Wyalusing Rainbow Club once again hosted its Elimination Party at the Wyalusing Fire Hall.  More...

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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...

Bradford County Sentencings & Pleas

Bradford County District Attorney Daniel J. Barrett reported that the following persons were recently sentenced, entered guilty pleas or placed in the ARD Program in the Bradford County Court of Common Pleas, Towanda:  Sentencings  More...

COURTHOUSE NOTES

BRADFORD COUNTY   Deed Transfers  Robert Baker and Tina Kellogg to James L. and Joanna Lynn Brookens in Towanda Borough, Second Ward for $74,900 on Oct. 10.  More...

Letters

Wyalusing’s Historic District a Joke

Editor:  Each time another “old building” is razed to the ground in Wyalusing, it makes yet another mockery of our “Wyalusing Borough Historic District” markers. More...

Celebrating Blessings

Dear Editor:  Our daughter was born 30 years ago on Nov. More...

Reasons to Invest In United Way

Editor:  10. United Way cares. More...

Lifestyles

Beaver Meadows

Daniel McGee of Lawton spent Wednesday with PopPop and MomMom McGee. More...

Nimble

Don and Lori Burke visited Lori’s parents, Larry and Billie Place in Zephyrhills, FL this past week, to help Billie celebrate her birthday, which was on Oct. More...

Jenningsville

October has been a beautiful month, but is almost over for another year. The church dinners are a sure sign of fall and Jenningsville will be having an Election Day dinner on Nov. 4, starting at 4 p.m.  More...

Dining and Entertainment

Sayre Theatre 100th Birthday Event Taking Shape

Plans for the Sayre Theatre’s 100th anniversary are taking shape. More...

‘A Little Night Music’ Coming

Wyalusing Valley High School Chorus officers display a poster promoting their annual concert fundraiser, “A Little Night Music,” which will take place in the school’s Kenneth S. Williams Auditorium on Saturday, Nov. More...

Arts Grants Recipients Announced

The Bradford County Regional Arts Council (BCRAC), working with the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts (PCA) will present an annual regional Pennsylvania Partners in the Arts (PPA) Awards Ceremony on Friday, Nov. 7th, at 4:30 p.m. More...

Worship

Neath Church to Show Movie “God’s Not Dead”

The Neath Welsh Congregational Church, near LeRaysville, is planning to show the movie, “God’s Not Dead” at 7 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 7, at the church. There will be no admission charge or offering, and the public is invited. More...

WYALUSING U.M. CHARGE NEWS

In last Sunday’s scripture, we see once again a group of people who are testing Jesus. They are trying their best to trick him into giving an answer that will allow them to condemn him and then to get rid of him.  More...

IT’S IN THE BOOK

Chapters 9, 10 and 11 of Paul’s words to the church in Rome are frequently tossed out the window, simply ignored or dropped into the dead file by pastors who like to jump from the glories of chapter 8 to the challenges of chapter 12.  More...

Breaking News - 10/31/2014 2:32 PM

D&I Silica and Planning Commission Settle in Court  Free Access 

Company Must Comply with Certain Conditions to be Given Go-Ahead

A number of disgruntled Tunkhannock area residents left the Wyoming County Courthouse on Wednesday, Oct. More...

LNG Facility Possibly Coming to Herrick Twp.

The Bradford County Planning Commission was recently approached with a sketch plan regarding the potential construction of a small-scale liquefied natural gas (LNG) producing facility in Herrick Township.  More...

Girl with Local Ties Competing On TV’s MasterChef Junior

New Season Begins Tuesday, Nov. 4

You could say that nine-year-old Abby Major has an inherited advantage over the 15 other contestants appearing with her on Fox TV’s popular MasterChef Junior show, which starts its second season next Tuesday, Nov. 4 at 8 p.m.  More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Joan Banko - 2017-06-22
Leo Guiton - 2017-06-22

Local News

Continuing a 60-Year Tradition with LeRaysville Minstrel Show

While last year’s Redneck Beach Party was a hit among audiences, the LeRaysville community minstrel show is reverting back to its traditional country western-style roots by transforming the local community hall into a good old-fashioned honky-t More...

Bradford Co. Veterans’ Memorial Park Project Seeks Funds for Final Phase

With Veterans’ Day rapidly approaching, there’s sure to be a number of people planning visits to ceremonies, monuments, cemeteries and gatherings intended to honor our past and current military service members.  More...

Ben Dibble Presented Barrymore Award

Former Wyalusing resident Ben Dibble was the recipient of a prestigious Barrymore Award at a ceremony held at Philadelphia’s Merriam Theatre.  Dibble won Outstanding Leading Actor in a Musical for his performance as Leo Bloom in Arden Thea More...

Opinion

Singing the Song When the Voice Is Gone

It was 30 years ago when I experienced a summer of terror. Well, it was closer to two weeks of terror, but terror is terror whatever the duration. I was reminded of my past palpitations after a recent stage experience.  More...

Wolf's Outside the Henhouse Door

Democratic Gubernatorial candidate Tom Wolf has his nose to the wind and he’s found something he likes: the smell of your money. More...

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Columns

Reflections of Nature

Genesis 1:11, “and God Said, ‘Let the earth bring forth grass, the herb yielding seed, and the fruit tree yielding fruit after his kind, whose seed is in itself, upon the earth. And it was so.’”  More...

Seen ‘N’ Heard

Last week’s eyes belonged to Mike Childress, who works at Laceyville Hardware. We had lots of calls, but the only person who came up with his name was one of his co-workers, Karen Rodgers.  * * *  More...

The Way We Were...

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

Laceyville’s 1967 Boys of Summer   More...

Sports

WVHS Spikers Seek District Crown

Face Wellsboro at Williamson H.S. Tonight at 6 p.m. for AA Title

Despite a long history of girls’ volleyball at Wyalusing Valley, success in the sport has been hard to come by.  The Lady Rams have won only one championship, a Northern Tier League title, in 1994.  On Thursday, Oct. More...

Three Times Sweeter

NEB Teams, Knights’ Smith Claim Titles

The Northeast Bradford cross country teams swept the Class A team titles at the District Four championship meet at Bloomsburg University on Oct. More...

WVHS Trio Earns Spot In Hershey

“I don’t believe I could have gone any faster.”  Wyalusing Valley’s Pam Kelley knew she would have to run the best race of her life to qualify for the PIAA championships at the District Four meet at Bloomsburg University More...

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