October 27, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

In Susquehanna County Three Die in Route 81 Crash

State police are investigating an accident that occurred along Route 81 in Harford Township in the early hours of Oct. 22, which killed two at the scene and cost the life of a third at the hospital. More...

Scaring up Business

In an effort to increase interest in the haunted house organized by the WVHS Future Business Leaders of America at Grovedale, this creature, played and created by Nick Superko, showed up outside the 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   Deed Transfers  Charles N., Michael L. Randall A., William A., Naja L. and Deborah A. Hart to Charles N. and Velma R. Hart in Armenia Township for $1 on Oct. 11.  More...

News from the Bradford County Conservation District

Pennsylvania and clean water go together like apples and pie.  At least William Penn would say so, as do many Pennsylvanians today.  That clean water doesn’t happen by itself these days. More...

Letters

BCTPA Not Keeping Money in County

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Support the NAVFD, Attend ‘A Fractured Election’

Editor:  I am writing in support of the New Albany Volunteer Fire Department (NAVFD). It has been active since 1948. They have 15 active volunteer firemen, ranging in ages from 18 to 74 years of age. More...

Rolling Over in His Grave

Dear Editor:  As most Americans, I find the current presidential election season very depressing. Most significantly is the “gray journalism” being published by 75 percent of the nation’s media. More...

Columns

Reflections of Nature

Do you remember the musical entitled The Little Shop of Horrors? The story was about a florist shop worker who raised a plant that fed on human blood and flesh.  More...

Seen ‘N’ Heard

Last week’s eyes belonged to Chris Brown. We had only a handful of calls, with just two people coming up with Chris’s name. They were Amanda Fluck and Cody Logan. 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...

Coming Events  Free Access 

BASKET RAFFLES

The Stevensville Community Club is planning an extra special Basket Raffle for Nov. 9, 10, 11 and 12. This year there will also be a separate Party Cart raffle with drawing being held just before the basket raffle, Nov. 12 at 4 p.m. More...

BENEFITS

Team Trivia Night to benefit the Bradford County Humane Society on Tuesday, Nov. 1 at 7 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Athens and Sheshequin, 112 N. St., Athens. Teams of up to 6 with a cost of $5 per person. More...

BINGO

Super Bingo at St. Francis of Assisi Hall in Mildred on Oct. 29 at 11 a.m. Sponsored by the Sullivan County Booster Club. $1,000 jackpot. Admission $30. Lunch included. R42- 2p/S43p   More...

Worship

PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NEWS

“The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding,” (Proverbs 9:10). More...

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish

In Luke’s gospel 18:9-14 “the one who serves God willingly is heard; his petition reaches the heavens. More...

UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

In our scripture for last Sunday, God said to Mary, “Do not be afraid, Mary, for you have found favor with God. And now, you will conceive in your womb and bear a son, and you will name him Jesus. More...

Education

SCHOOL MENUS

WYALUSING ELEMENTARY BREAKFAST MONDAY, OCT. 31 Breakfast pizza or Assorted whole grain cereal w/animal crackers, chilled juice and/or fruit, low-fat milk. TUESDAY, NOV. More...

Delta Kappa Gamma Society International Welcomes New Members

On Thursday, Sept. 15, the Alpha Zeta Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International met at the Towanda Country Club and expanded its membership with the initiation of four new members.  More...

SCCTC September Students of Month Named

Dr. Alice M. Davis, executive director of the Susquehanna County Career and Technology Center (SCCTC), announces the SCCTC’s “Students of the Month” for September 2016. More...

Breaking News - 10/27/2016 5:26 PM

Commissioners Believe Sun Has Set on HB 1391  Free Access 

Bradford County Commissioners fear landowners in the Marcellus shale region will not attain the protection they had hoped for in 2016, as it is improbable House Bill 1391 will pass with just two session days remaining in the PA House and Senate in mi More...

Touch-A-Truck Event Draws Hundreds

What could be more exciting for a youngster than an up-close look at a fire truck, standing next to a massive construction vehicle or seeing the inside of a medical helicopter? More...

Longtime Owner Saying Farewell to Trail Inn

PROPERTY SET TO BECOME NEW BURKES’ GUN SHOP, RANGE

For those who have long adored the famous Trail Burger at the Trail Inn in Meshoppen or those who have yet to take the challenge of downing the colossal, belly-busting hamburger, there isn’t much time left to get your hands on one.  After More...

Elimination Party Winners Share and Share Alike

The first ticket eliminated at Saturday night’s 32nd annual Elimination Party hosted by the Wyalusing Rainbow Club was a harbinger of how the evening would end when the field of 110 ticket holders is narrowed down to the winner of the $3,000 gr More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Mabel Brotzman - 2017-08-17
Vicki Ruhf - 2017-08-17
George Wilmarth, Sr. - 2017-08-17
Charles Otto - 2017-08-17
Carl Woznicki - 2017-08-17
Janice Solowiej - 2017-08-17
Carl Thomas Woznicki - 2017-08-10

Local News

‘Boogie-Woogie Bugle Girls’ Opens Nov. 4 at Elk Lake

The Elk Lake Drama Club will be presenting their fall musical “Boogie-Woogie Bugle Girls,” which opens on Friday, Nov. 4 at 7 p.m. in the high school auditorium, with a second performance the following night at the same time. More...

Sunoco Pipeline Spill in Lycoming County Flood

During last Friday’s flash flooding that hit Lycoming and Sullivan Counties, a pipeline operated by Sunoco became compromised. More...

Last Chance to Enter ‘Red House of Horror’ This Weekend

For those who missed out on visiting “Grovedale’s Red House of Horror” along Grovedale Lane in Wyalusing over the weekend, there’s still one last chance to tour the spooky P. Dean Homer Funeral Home this Saturday, Oct. More...

Opinion

Separating Apples From Lemons

Ever find yourself in a situation where your iPhone or iPad stops charging and you see a message on your device that says the cable you’re using to charge it isn’t compatible with your phone or iPad?  More...

Does the Devil Cast His Shadow on Halloween?

It seems fitting that Halloween falls so close to election day. The masks hide the true identity of those who knock on your door in hopes of being rewarded with a treat. More...

Lifestyles

Reading for Veterans’ Day Weekend

On Sunday, Nov. More...

Bradford/Sullivan AARP Chapter Meets

The Bradford/Sullivan AARP Chapter 4423 met Tuesday, Oct. 11 at 1:30 p.m. in the Wysox EMS Building. More...

Program Looking for Apprentices

Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack announced recently the start of a new U.S. More...

Dining and Entertainment

Stevensville Planning ‘Panic in the Pavilion’

Look out, Stevensville— there will be even more “Panic in the Pavilion” this weekend!  The Stevensville Community Club’s haunted house, set up in the Bates memorial pavilion beside the community hall, will be open to the More...

Area Veterans Invited to Join Writers Group

Area veterans from all eras are invited to join Warrior Writers.  Warrior Writers is a national program to em-power veterans through creativity.  More...

Sports

More at Stake than The Helmet

It’s Bronze Helmet week.  Those words alone should be enough to motivate the football players at Wyalusing Valley and Towanda high schools.  This year, the two rivals have a lot at stake entering their annual season-ending encounter.& More...

Going the Extra Mile on Pisgah

Johnson, Hinman Claim Five Miles for Michelle Victories

No one knows the trails around Mt. Pisgah better than John Johnson.  On Sunday, Oct. More...

Spikers Complete Towanda Sweep

Playoffs Open Saturday

The Wyalusing Valley girls’ volleyball team completed a regular-season sweep of Towanda with a nail-biting 3-2 come-from-behind victory on Oct. More...

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