New Scheduling Software Discussed

BeST Transit recently used public outreach meetings in Bradford, Sullivan and Tioga counties to discuss and inform area human service agencies, organizations and the general public about its upcoming switch to a new scheduling software. The state-sponsored software, Ecolane, will be used to assist BeST Transit’s schedulers and dispatchers. “Right now, BeST Transit drivers use paper logs when they begin […]

Donald Detrick

February 27, 2018

Mr. Donald Franklin Detrick, 67, a lifelong Camptown, PA, resident passed away early Tuesday morning, Feb. 27, 2018, at the Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital, Sayre, with his loving family at his side. Don, or “Bugsy” as he was commonly known by his family and friends, was born in Tunkhannock, PA, on Jan. 29, 1951, a son of the late Franklin C. […]

Hewitt Sutton

February 23, 2018

R. Hewitt “Huey” Sutton, 76, of Springville, PA, passed away on Friday, Feb. 23, 2018 at the Florida Hospital in Tampa, FL. Huey was born on Nov. 29, 1941 in Kingston, PA, the son of the late Ralph and Marion Springer Sutton. He was a graduate of Elk Lake High School with the Class of 1959. He married the love […]

Anne Long

February 22, 2018

Anne Long, 74, of Nebo, NC, passed away peacefully, on Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018, at Rosehill Retirement Center in Marion. Mrs. Long was born in Syracuse, NY, on June 6, 1943, to the late Howard Williams and Florence Eloise Franks. She graduated from Central Technical High School in Syracuse and furthered her education at Potsdam State University in Potsdam, NY, […]

Pairings Set for Northeast Regional

Sixteen North Section wrestlers, led by six Wyalusing Valley grapplers, will compete in this weekend’s PIAA Class AA Northeast Region tournament at Williamsport High School. They will be seeking berths, which go to the top four finishers in each weight class, in the PIAA championship at Hershey on March 8-10. The Rams’ Creighton Edsell, 38-0, is the top seed at […]

Crush Cancer Color 5K Set for May 19

One of the fastest growing runs in the area returns to the Wyoming County Community Fairgrounds on Saturday, May 19. The Crush Cancer Color 5K, held in memory of long-time area educator Jill Hoffman, will begin accepting online registrations on Thursday, March 1. On-line registrants can get a discount using the code, OVERFIELDS. The race, organized by Hoffman’s daughters, Emily […]

District 2 Results

DISTRICT TWO AA Elk Lake results from the District Two Class AA wrestling championships held at the Kingston Armory on Feb. 23-24. Team: 1. Honesdale 225; 2. Lake-Lehman 186; 3. Western Wayne 163; 4. Scranton Prep 136.5; 5. Wyoming Area 123; 6. Valley View 111; 7. Montrose 106; 8. Hanover Area 105; 9. Lackawanna Trail 77; 10. Berwick 75; 11. […]

Elk Lake Grapplers Blanked

The Elk Lake wrestlers, competing at the District Two AA championships at the Kingston Armory on Feb. 23-24, failed to win a single bout, relegating the Warriors to 15th place in the team standings. Honesdale took the team title with 225 points. Sam Pryor (126), Thad Woodhead (138), Noah Atkins (145), Dakota Barber (152), Kellen Wescott (160), Tyler Bongiorno (182), […]

Sports Briefs

Bowl for Kids’ Sake Slated Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Twin Tiers has announced the dates for two Bowl for Kids’ Sake fundraisers. The agency, which serves Bradford, Sullivan and Tioga Counties in Pennsylvania and Tioga and Broome Counties in New York, will host one event at Mansfield’s Maple Lanes on Friday, April 27 from 6 to 8 p.m. […]

District 4 Results

DISTRICT FOUR AA Wyalusing Valley results from the District Four Class AA wrestling championships held at Williamsport High School on Feb. 23-24. Team: 1. Southern Columbia 205.5; 2. Muncy 157.5; 3. Montoursville 120.5; 4. Wyalusing Valley 114; 5. Midd-West 92.5; 6. Athens 86; 7. Benton 75; 8. Warrior Run 69; 9. Mifflinburg 62; 10. Line Mountain 58; 11. Jersey Shore […]