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Wyoming Commissioners Praise Snowstorm Workers

The Wyoming County Commissioners began their regular bimonthly meeting on Tuesday by praising the efforts of those who worked during the blizzard. More...

BCTPA Continues to Face Website Issues

BOARD PURCHASES ADVERTISING TO PROMOTE COUNTY

Upgrades to the Bradford County Tourism Promotion Agency’s (BCTPA) website have reportedly led to ongoing technical issues with the posting of upcoming events and organizational listings, which the board hopes to have resolved within the next t 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...

–Bradford County Sentencings & Pleas–

District Attorney Daniel J. Barrett reported the following recent criminal case resolutions in the Bradford County Court of Common Pleas, Towanda:  Sentencings  More...

COURTHOUSE NOTES

BRADFORD COUNTY   Deed Transfers  William J. Middleton to Debbie A. Harer in Springfield Township for $1 on March 7.  Debbie A. Harer to William J. Middleton in Canton Borough, Second Ward for $1 on March 7.  More...

Letters

Farm Bureau Offers Thanks for Support

Dear Editor:  More...

Rebuilding Our Military

Dear Editor:  As a Navy veteran and a strong supporter of our military, I commend President Donald Trump for initiating a program to rebuild our military with a defense budget increase of $54 billion, but it should be decreased by $1.3 billion a More...

Reject Cutting Global Anti-Poverty Programs

To the Editor:  More...

Columns

Seen ‘N’ Heard

Last week’s eyes belonged to Alexis Muench. Ticket winners were Melissa Clouse, Donna Sarnosky and Beth Tiffany.  * * *  More...

The Bugle Calls

This is the latest installment in a series of profiles of members of the 141st Pennsylvania Volunteer Regiment, which was comprised of men from Bradford County who fought in the Civil War.  More...

Reflections of Nature

Last fall, as Mary Alice replenished her flower beds with tulip bulbs, I heard her say that she should be planting more daffodil bulbs since the deer don’t bother them. More...

Coming Events  Free Access 

BAKE SALES

Bake Sale: Friday, March 24 in front of Connie’s Market in Wyalusing from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Benefit of Relay for Life Over the Hill Gang Plus team.   More...

BARBECUES

Chicken BBQ: VFW 6824 on Haigh’s Pond Road, Rome, will be holding a Chicken BBQ on April 1 from noon until gone. Cost $7 per half or $9 per half with sides. Preorder by calling 570-744-2215 or 570-247-7135.   More...

BINGO

Purse Bingo at the Wyalusing Fire Hall, Saturday, March 25, from 7-9 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m. $20 per ticket, includes 20 games.  More...

Worship

IT’S IN THE BOOK

A pre-Easter assignment for the Christian is scripture memorization. Our book of Psalms is not a hit or miss collection of ideas from an itinerate wiseman, but a collection of excellent information and advice from God.  More...

PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NEWS

“But blessed is the one who trusts in the Lord, whose confidence is in him. They will be like a tree planted by the water that sends out its roots by the stream. It does not fear when heat comes; its leaves are always green. More...

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Parish

Jewish and Christian traditions of spirituality speak of the Word of God as the living water whereby the spirit is cleansed and refreshed. More...

Wysox Dandy Granted Approval for Expansion

NEW COUNTY BRIDGE CONSULTANT TO BE ANNOUNCED TODAY

The Bradford County Planning Commission granted approval for the renovation and expansion of the Wysox Dandy Mini Mart located in the former Piollet mansion at the intersection of Routes 6 and 187, given the owner obtains necessary permits.  More...

Digging Out After the Blizzard of ’17

Wyalusing Borough’s Maintenance Manager Dale Grover said the snowstorm that smothered Wyalusing on March 13-14 marked the first time that he and other borough officials can recall having to subcontract snow removal because it was too much for t More...

Wilmot Fire Company Honors Its Own at Dinner

The Wilmot Township Volunteer Fire Company’s Appreciation Dinner, where tribute is extended to the company’s top volunteers, is more like a family gathering. More...

Obituaries  Free Access 

Local News

Second Large Turbine Moves Through Area

This story was first published on our website on Monday morning, March 20. More...

Wyoming County Court Sentencings

A number of sentences were handed down last week in Wyoming County Court.  All sentences carry with them applicable court and probation costs as well as any treatment, fees or remuneration, if so ordered.  More...

Rotary Honors Burnie Sheldon

Past president of the Wyalusing Area Rotary, Burnie Sheldon, left, was honored recently during a breakfast meeting at Mark’s Valley View where he received a past president’s pin presented More...

Opinion

The Days of ‘Maybellene,’ Van Horn’s and CMPs

When I heard the news reports about how Rock and Roll icon Chuck Berry had died Saturday at 90 years old, I began thinking about where I might have first heard his unique, trend-setting music.  More...

How Important Is Your History to You?

The Bicentennial was a special time for bringing communities like ours together. That’s because every town has a history, and 1976 was a good time to reflect on those people and events that made us what we are today.  More...

Lifestyles

Sixth Annual Spring Fling Set for April 8 in Wyalusing

The Wyalusing Area Education Foundation (WAEF) is gearing up for its sixth annual Spring Fling event that will be held on Saturday, April 8 in the Tuscarora Wayne Community Room at the Wyalusing Community Corp building on Main Street. More...

News from the Wyalusing Public Library

Thank you to those who helped the library out last week after Stella had her fun: Donnie Burgess for snow blowing our sidewalk, Dylan Bulick for shoveling the steps, Charlie Franko for all the clean-up, and, of course, the crew who cleaned the street More...

Taking Part on Girl Scout Sunday

On March 12, in honor of Girl Scout Sunday, Girl Scouts who attended the regular church service at the Wyalusing Presbyterian Church participated in the service that day.  More...

Dining and Entertainment

White Joins Regional Arts Council

Kelly White of Wyalusing recently joined the staff of the Bradford County Regional Arts Council (BCRAC) as Director of Arts in Education (AIE) and the Pennsylvania Partners in the Arts (PPA) programs.  White grew up in Bradford County in a large More...

Sports

WVHS Winter Athletes Honored

Wyalusing Valley’s winter sports athletes were honored during the season’s awards ceremony at the Kenneth S. More...

ALS Strikes Gridiron Legend

It was one of the seminal moments in NFL history.  Joe Montana is flushed from the pocket to his right.  He spies a familiar flash of scarlet and gold running down the back of the end zone.  Lofting a high pass in that direction, Monta More...

Thinclads Await Break in Weather

Eighteen letter winners, including 11 girls and seven boys, return for the Wyalusing Valley track and field team this season. Wyalusing is slated to host Athens and Northeast Bradford on Friday, March 31, at Peterson Stadium. More...

Education

SCHOOL MENUS

WYALUSING ELEMENTARY  SCHOOL BREAKFAST  MONDAY, MARCH 27  Goody ring or Assorted whole grain cereal w/animal crackers, chilled juice and/or fruit, low-fat milk.  TUESDAY, MARCH 28  More...

Alyssa Coon Inducted into Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society

Alyssa Coon of Rome was one of 17 students inducted into the Elmira College Rho Mu Chapter of the Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society in Education during a special ceremony celebrating teachers.   More...

SCCTC Announces February Students of the Month

Dr. Alice M. Davis announces the February Students of the Month for the Susquehanna County Career and Technology Center. More...

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