November 24, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Fire Marshal Called to Quicks Bend Fire Scene

The cause of a fire Monday morning at a mobile home cottage in Quicks Bend, Wilmot Township, is being considered suspicious, and a state police fire marshal has been called in to investigate.  More...

From Small Town America to Broadway

LUCAS STEELE’S INCREDIBLE JOURNEY

When former Wyalusing resident Lucas Steele first began appearing in spring musicals at the local high school back in the 1990s, people began talking about how talented he was and how he seemed destined for bigger things.  Turns out those predic 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

Timothy Clark, Towanda   More...

–Bradford County Sentencings & Pleas–

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

COURTHOUSE NOTES

BRADFORD COUNTY   Deed Transfers  Hans D. and Nicole Heyer to Nicole Heyer, two parcels in Towanda Borough, Third Ward for $1 on Nov. 4.  More...

Letters

Trump’s Presidency The Work of the Devil

Dear Editor:  Contrary to the title of your article “God’s Will: A Trump Presidency,” it is not God’s Will but the work of the devil. Time will prove me right.  Sincerely,  Marion Constantinides  More...

Liberals May Be Surprised, But We Aren’t

Dear Editor:  The outcome of the election shocked everyone in the mainstream media, everyone in the political class and all of the liberals who were blinded by the failures of the progressive agenda.  They just couldn’t understand the More...

No Position for Retired Lt. Gen. Flynn

Editor:  We have to support Donald Trump so he can hopefully perform well as president.  He won the election, and a large segment of the U.S. More...

Seniors

Over 40 Seniors on Waiting List for Meals on Wheels

HOW YOU CAN HELP LOCALLY

More than 40 of Bradford, Sullivan, Susquehanna and Tioga Counties’ seniors are currently on a waiting list to receive nutritious meals.  More...

Columns

Seen ‘N’ Heard

Last week’s eyes belonged to Ken Taylor, Jr., and we are happy to report that we didn’t have as many winners as we did last week. 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...

JUST ASK ALICE

DEAR ALICE: Can a turkey fly higher than the Empire State Building? —CURIOUS IN CAMPTOWN DEAR CUR: Sure it can, silly. The Empire State Building can’t fly at all.  —ALICE  More...

Education

Favorite Thanksgiving Recipes from Miss Jill and Miss Michelle’s Students

RECIPES COMPLIMENTS OF WYALUSING VALLEY CHILDREN’S CENTER STUDENTS   Addisyn’s Wake Up Wraps: Directions: You drive to Dunkin Donuts. Go to the window or you can go inside. More...

WHAT WE ARE THANKFUL FOR...

—By Mr. Lutz’s Fourth Grade Students at WVES—   More...

Mr. Lutz’s Fourth Grade Students at WVES

At Thanksgiving time, we often think about the things we are thankful for. The things I am thankful for are: family, food and school. More...

Former Public Safety Director Charged

Wyoming County’s former Public Safety Director, Debra Raimondi, 60, of New Milford was charged last week with four counts of felony theft charges. On Monday, Nov. More...

Town Tree Lighting Friday Night

It was a balmy 63 degrees Saturday, Nov. 19 when members of the Wyalusing Rainbow Club, some wearing tee shirts (above) decorated the community Christmas Tree. More...

Deadline to Advertise in New Visitors’ Guide Dec. 9

BCTPA APPROVES OVER $12K IN COUNTY PROMOTIONS

The Bradford County Tourism Promotion Agency (BCTPA) and Beagle Media, LLC are inviting county businesses to advertise in the upcoming annual visitors’ guide scheduled to hit the shelves in mid-January 2017.  More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

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

Local News

County Releases 2017 Proposed Budget

The Bradford County Commissioners and department heads seem to be pleased with the proposed $76 million budget that was released for public viewing last Thursday and will likely be adopted in late December.  More...

NTSWA Considers Rate Increase

HAULERS CALL AUTHORITY ‘BIGGEST COMPETITOR’

The Northern Tier Solid Waste Authority (NTSWA) Board of Directors is considering the adoption of a $10.5 million budget in December that would decrease the current discount of 10 percent per ton for contracted haulers to eight percent.  This w More...

Suddenly It’s Winter

What a difference a day makes. Saturday, Nov. 19 it was spring-like with temperatures in the balmy mid sixities, but the next morning we woke up to winter. More...

Opinion

Thanksgiving: The Only American Holiday That Celebrates Food

It’s one of the least commercialized major American holidays, and it’s the only one where the center of attraction is what's on the dinner table.  More...

Words about Thanks, Promise and Other Stuff

I suppose, considering the coming events of this week, that I should be writing something pertaining to Thanksgiving or Black Friday. I feel there is a lot for which to be thankful, despite concerns about the direction we are heading as a country. More...

Lifestyles

Museum to Participate in Troy Home Town Christmas

The Heritage Village and Farm Museum in Troy may be closed for the season but remains busy with off-season projects. Look Friday and Saturday, Nov. More...

Communities Can Celebrate Local Businesses

Owning a business is the goal of many would-be entrepreneurs. Being your own boss has certain perks, including making your own hours and not having to report to anyone but yourself.  More...

Song of the Bread Bakery Featured on WNEP

Saturday morning, Nov. 12, area residents watching WNEP’s Home and Backyard were pleasantly surprised to discover a segment on Song of the Bread Bakery in Stevensville. More...

Sports

Quality Deer Management Association Relaunches Website for Hunters

Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA) invites deer hunters to visit its newly relaunched website, QDMA.com, which now allows the organization to more efficiently interact with, educate and support its members, volunteers and all deer hunters.&nb More...

More Deer with CWD Found

The Pennsylvania Game Commission during 2015 found 12 additional white-tailed deer infected with chronic wasting disease (CWD)—all in Disease Management Area 2 (DMA 2), located in southcentral Pennsylvania.  DMA 2 is the only area of the More...

Helpful Tips to Prevent Falls from Tree Stands

Scouting out their prey from above, many hunters can be found perched high above the ground in tree stands. More...

Worship

PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NEWS

“Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, since as members of one body you were called to peace. And be thankful,” (Colossians 3:15). While this message is from Paul to the church, it is an important challenge for everyone. More...

IT’S IN THE BOOK

Is your heart truly thankful today? Is that turkey on the table a symbol of your grateful heart to God or does it only satisfy your stomach?  More...

WYALUSING U.M. CHARGE NEWS

Last Sunday’s scripture includes a section from Jeremiah that says, “The days are surely coming, says the Lord, when I will make a new covenant with the house of Israel and the house of Judah.” On a timeline of the prophets, Jeremia More...

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