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Garbage thief caught with trash bags in Jersey Shore

Jersey Shore, Pa. — A 35-year-old Jersey Shore man confessed to stealing cash and garbage during an interview with members of the Lycoming Regional Police Department. When confronted by investigators, Chadwic Timothy Moriarity confessed to taking trash from a home near the 1565 Nices Hollow Road on Jan. 21, police said. Moriarity also said he took approximately $6 that was intended to pay Hennigan Disposal for the waste removal. Several...
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Fight over drinking leads to strangulation charge

Bloomsburg, Pa. — A husband covered his wife's face so she couldn't breathe, then pinned her down while he held a knife to his own throat after an argument about drinking, police say. Now Matthew Edward Stanton, 39, is charged with felony strangulation for the Jan. 15 incident at their home on Fourth Street. Here's what South Centre Township police say happened: ...
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Montoursville, January 30 High School 🏀 Game Notice

The Williamsport Area High School basketball team will have a game with Montoursville Area High School on January 30, 2023, 15:00:00. #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 img { margin: 0; } #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 div { margin: 0; } #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 p { margin: 24px 0; font-style: normal; font-weight: 400; font-size: 16px; line-height: 26px; letter-spacing: -0.24px; color: #333; } #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .icon { background-repeat: no-repeat; background-position: center; background-size: 100% 100%; } #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .item:last-child { border-bottom: none; } #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .item { padding-bottom: 32px; border-bottom: 1px solid #f9f9f9; } #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .contest-card { padding: 24px; border: 1px solid #F2F2F2; border-radius: 8px; } #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .contest-card .teams { display: flex; margin-bottom: 26px; } #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .contest-card .teams .team { display: flex; flex-direction: column; flex: 1; justify-content: flex-start; align-items: center; } #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .contest-card .teams .vs { width: 40px; height: 97px; } #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .contest-card .teams .team .logo { width: 120px; height: 120px; } #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .contest-card .teams .team .name { margin-top: 11px; color: #333; font-weight: 600; font-size: 16px; line-height: 19px; text-align: center; letter-spacing: -0.31px; } #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .contest-card .info-item { margin-left: -8px; margin-top: 8px; display: flex; align-items: center; font-weight: 400; font-size: 14px; line-height: 20px; letter-spacing: -0.15px; color: #888; } #sports_nfhsnetwork_notice_v1 .contest-card .info-item .icon { margin-right: 4px; width: 12px; height: 12px; background-repeat: no-repeat; background-position: center; background-size: 100% 100%; }

Suspect steals more than $1,400 of tools from victim's workshop

Linden, Pa. — State police at Montoursville say someone broke into a victim's workshop and stole multiple power tools worth $1,404. The burglary occurred between 5:30 p.m. Jan. 5 and 3 p.m. Jan. 6 at a property on Little League Road in Limestone Township. Items taken include a Dewalt power drill, Husqvarna chainsaw, Dewalt dry wall gun, Pittsburg socket set, Dewalt 20-volt batteries, and a Skil saw 20-volt, The suspect also damaged a wooden door frame. Anyone with information may contact PSP Montoursville at 570-368-5700 and reference incident number PA23-26061.

Lane restriction Tuesday on Route 642 in Milton

A lane restriction will be in place Tuesday, Jan. 31 on Route 642 in Milton as crew performs a bridge inspection. A PennDOT crew will be inspecting the bridges that span the west branch of the Susquehanna River. There will be alternating lane closures with flagging between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m., weather permitting. Drivers should be alert, slow down, watch for lane changes, and drive with caution through the work zone.

Neurologist appointed director at Evan hospital

Lewisburg, Pa. — A neurologist has been named director of the stroke center at Evangelical Community Hospital. Dr. Christopher Cummings has been named medical director of the Primary Stroke Center at Evangelical Community Hospital. He is fulfilling this directorship in addition to his role as a neurologist at Evangelical. As medical director, Dr. Cummings is responsible for oversight of the Primary Stroke Program. He collaborates with hospital staff to deliver...

Susan J. (Sellinger) Gibson, 76

Susan J. (Sellinger) Gibson, 76, of Salladasburg, passed away Wednesday, January 25, 2023 at UPMC Williamsport. Susan was born on December 12, 1946 in Williamsport and was the daughter of the late Glenn L. and Lola Beryl (Smith) Sellinger. She had graduated from Jersey Shore High School in 1964 and obtained her Associate Degree from business school in Williamsport. She was a dedicated homemaker who had also worked at E H Hall, Westfield Tannery and STEP. Susan was also the tax collector for Salladasburg Borough for many years. She was a member of the Salladasburg United Methodist Church and enjoyed reading and playing cards.

LH No. 9 Women’s Wrestling Crowns Three Champs at Collegiate State Championship

LOCK HAVEN, PA – The nationally-ranked Lock Haven University women’s wrestling team returned to the mats today (Sunday, Jan. 29) as the Bald Eagles competed at the 2023 Pennsylvania Women’s Collegiate Wrestling State Championships, hosted by East Stroudsburg University. The Bald Eagle sent five athletes to the mats, and all five placed among the top-three including three individual champions.

LH Men’s Wrestling Hosts Mat-Town Open II Tournament

LOCK HAVEN, PA – The Lock Haven University Division I men’s wrestling team was in action today (Sunday, Jan. 29) at home in Thomas Fieldhouse as the Bald Eagles played host to the Mat-Town Open II Tournament. Today’s open featured well over 150 athletes from 20-plus schools, and...
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Mountaineer wrestling completes play at Mat Town Open

The West Virginia University wrestling team traveled to Lock Haven, Pennsylvania, on Sunday to compete in the Mat Town Open at Lock Haven University. The Mountaineers had two wrestlers place in the top four in their weight classes. Davin Rhoads of 141 pounds and Tucker Nadeau at 174 pounds both placed fourth at the Open.

Society for American Baseball Research to host Black baseball history program

Williamsport, Pa. — The James V. Brown Library will be the venue for the next Williamsport chapter meeting of the Society for American Baseball Research. This meeting's presentation will focus on the Negro Leagues and Major League Baseball. The presentation will be open to the public, with no registration required to attend. The presentation will take place on Saturday, Feb. 4 at 11 a.m. in the Lowry Room on the third floor of the Welch Children’s Wing. ...

Grandson of Nelson Mandela to speak at Bloomsburg's MLK event

Bloomsburg, Pa. — Ndaba Mandela, grandson of Nelson Mandela, will speak at Commonwealth University-Bloomsburg's 30th annual Martin Luther King, Jr. commemorative program. The event begins at 6 p.m. in Carver Hall's Gross Auditorium on Monday, Feb. 6. Ndaba is the co-founder and chairman of the Africa Rising Foundation, which aims to publicize a positive image of Africa through programming, films, media, and social interaction to change the mindset of young...

Bucknell University students design prosthetic for three-legged dog

Lewisburg, Pa. — With the help of three Bucknell University engineering students, a three-legged Golden Retriever named Doug will soon live a fuller life. Twice adopted, Doug was born with part of his right front leg missing. He has a “nub,” but no hock (ankle) or paw. A half leg doesn’t hold Doug back, says owner Mary Ann Stanton ’89, director of development, strategic philanthropy programs, education & CFR. “He's...