August 11, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Wyalusing Community Clock Dedicated

A newly-installed community clock that’s destined to become a Wyalusing landmark was formally dedicated in memory of three Wyalusing women in a ceremony Monday evening at the corner of Marsh and Church Streets, where the attractive new clock is More...

Addiction Awareness Rally Today in Tunkhannock

Members of the Not One More-Wyoming County Addiction and Overdose Awareness Rally have finalized plans for the Thursday, Aug. 11 event. 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, 570-465 More...

Crime and Courts

DISTRICT JUDGES

Fred Wheaton, Wysox   More...

COURTHOUSE NOTES

BRADFORD COUNTY   Deeds Transfers  Joseph R. Skochen to James J. Brazinski in Warren Township for $5,000 on July 26.  More...

– Bradford County Sentencings & Pleas –

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

Letters

Veterans Have Right to Bear Arms

Editor:  Due process (of law)—The course of legal proceedings established by the legal system of nation or state to protect individual rights and liberties. More...

Lifestyles

Montrose Festival Provides a ‘Berry’ Good Time

Despite a brief early shower on Saturday, for the most part, bright sun and sweet summer temperatures graced the Montrose Green on Aug. 5 and 6 for the 37th Annual Montrose Blueberry Festival. More...

Highlights from Wednesday Night’s Wyalusing’s Firemen’s Parade

The Roosevelt Trail League 8-10 Year Old Little League District 15 Champions were all smiles as they chanted and cheered before parade time. More...

Highlights from Wednesday Night’s Wyalusing’s Firemen’s Parade

Wyalusing Parade Prize Winners   More...

Dining and Entertainment

Harford Fair Celebrating 159 Years with New Attractions

The Harford Fair is celebrating its 159th year and as usual, there are many traditional events as well as many new attractions. The annual opening ceremonies of the fair will once again be on Sunday evening, Aug. 21. More...

Bradford County Community Block Development Program

Agencies and Municipalities Encouraged to Apply for Funding

The Bradford County Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program invites countywide non-profit agencies and municipalities to apply for project funding eligible for the program. There will be a public hearing at 11 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. More...

Breaking Clays for Kids to Benefit The Children’s Center

The Children’s Center of Susquehanna and Wyoming Counties, located at the Tannery Place, 498 S. Main Street, Montrose, invites individuals and families to join them at the inaugural Breaking Clays for Kids shooting event on Saturday, Sept. More...

Worship

PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NEWS

“For in Christ all the fullness of the Deity lives in bodily form, and in Christ you have been brought to fullness. He is the head over every power and authority,” (Colossians 2:9-10). More...

IT’S IN THE BOOK

There are several good reasons why some Bible scholars feel or understand that our God is getting ready to fold things up on planet Earth. More...

WYALUSING U.M. CHARGE NEWS

Faith is a powerful quality to have. More...

New Cop Hired in Laceyville

Laceyville Mayor Phil Brewer called for a motion from council near the end of Tuesday night’s meeting to hire Kevin Costello as a part-time police officer.  Council had discussed hiring Costello earlier in the evening in an executive sessi More...

Here Comes the Parade

Wyalusing Valley High School cheerleaders have a military escort as they proceed down Main Street yesterday evening during the annual firemen’s parade. More...

Two Major Vacancies at WVES Temporarily Filled

With the first day of school for students coming on Aug. 30 (Aug. More...

Charges Filed in 2015 Fulmer’s Sporting Goods Burglary

PLEA AGREEMENTS PENDING COURT APPROVAL   More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

George R. Farr, Jr. - 2017-04-27

Local News

Hunts for Healing Hosts Family Camp Event

We often thank our military personnel and veterans for their service and sacrifices, which we most certainly should, but rarely do we recognize the sacrifices made by their families.  More...

Numerous Drug Arrests in Wyoming Co.

The PA State Police Troop P Vice/Narcotic Unit, along with the Wyoming County District Attorney’s Office, arrested and/or charged over two-dozen people for drug charges on Aug. 10.  More...

Wyalusing Borough Accepts Insurance Coverage Proposal

Following an executive session Monday night at the end of a scheduled special meeting, the Wyalusing Borough Council agreed to accept a proposal from Gannon Insurance to provide insurance coverage for the borough.  More...

Opinion

Don’t Miss Thursday Night’s Extraordinary Light Show

Mid-August, when the Perseid Meteor Shower arrives annually, is traditionally a great time to look skyward for shooting stars.  But this year’s event, which happens late Thursday night, Aug. More...

There’s Nothing New about Ugly Presidential Politics

We’re in the heart of a presidential campaign and it strikes me that at most gatherings, whether community events, wedding receptions or family reunions, people are reticent about offering their views about the candidates. More...

Columns

Reflections of Nature

Almost every day, I have noticed a different species of wild flower appearing along the roadsides. My latest sighting was Oswego tea. More...

Seen ‘N’ Heard

We aren’t going to tell you who last week’s eyes belonged to because our Seen and Heard page was missing in our print edition. Someone at our printers inadvertently placed B10 in each section of the paper. More...

The Way We Were...

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

Sports

Skwierz, Orrson Conquer Jack Daniels Mile

Jeffrey Skwierz led a huge pack of 256 runners in the Peoples Security Triton Hose Jack Daniels Mile on Thursday, Aug. More...

Ram Grid Greats to Be Honored

Last spring, the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association (PIAA) made sweeping changes in classifications for its member schools.  One of the changes allowed football squads to choose between the traditional two scrimmages and playing n More...

Tunkhannock Keeps Title Hopes Alive

The Tunkhannock 8-10 Little League Softball team kept its dreams of a East Region title alive with a 5-2 extra-innings victory over Sharpsburg, MD, at Back Mountain Little League complex in Dallas on Monday, Aug. 8.  More...

Education

Lions Club Awards Scholarships

The Tunkhannock Lions’ Club awarded their annual scholarships to two seniors in the Tunkhannock Area School District. This year’s recipients are Gabrelle Frigano and Mackenzie Hobbs. More...

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