Diocese threatens legal action against theater for use of its own building over event disapprovalThe Shenandoah (PA) SentinelNewsBreak Contributor
Three accused of breaking into abandoned St. Catherine Medical Center complexThe Shenandoah (PA) SentinelNewsBreak Contributor
Update provided on Pumping Station Dam project at Shenandoah councilThe Shenandoah (PA) SentinelNewsBreak Contributor
Skeletal remains found in Tomhicken identified after nearly 30 yearsThe Shenandoah (PA) SentinelNewsBreak Contributor
West Mahanoy retroactively hires police officer, approves transfer of liquor licenseThe Shenandoah (PA) SentinelNewsBreak Contributor
Shamokin parents bring concerns to school board
Shamokin, Pa. — After repeated complaints of bullying and violence in the Shamokin Area School District, parents and residents were able to air their concerns and support in front of the school board Thursday night. The meeting, held in the conference room of the Shamokin Middle/High School, was attended by a crowd of nearly 60, with divided support for administrators and staff in the district. Three security guards and a state trooper provided security for the meeting, which had been widely publicized on social media...
Man Jailed on 45 Charges in Northumberland County
COAL TOWNSHIP – The Northumberland County Sheriff Office, with the help of the US Marshal Fugitive Task Force, executed a search warrant on a Coal Township man, who has 45 charges against him. Police say that Joe Kemper was wanted on a Bench Warrant for failing to appear at...
Parents withdraw kids from school over bullying, safety concerns
SHAMOKIN, NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY(WOLF) — Parents with students enrolled in the Shamokin Area School District are speaking out about issues they're experiencing with the school. “It started about two years ago, I started to get bullied by some of my peers, and they have been smoking in school, assaulting me,...
Savor the Flavor: The 3 Mexican Restaurants in Danville You Must Try
In this article, we explore three exceptional Mexican restaurants in Danville. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts! Please share your experiences in the comments section below:
Police still looking for 8-year-old who went missing 39 years ago
8-year-old 3rd grader Cherrie Mahan was on her way home from the former Winfield Elementary School, her mom, Janice McKinney, was making her way to the bottom of the driveway to greet her daughter.
Health systems disconnect from Change Healthcare amid attack
Some health systems disconnected from Optum's Change Healthcare as of Feb. 23 following a cyberattack that affected the company. Matt Mattei, spokesperson for Danville, Pa.-based Geisinger told news outlet The Citizens' Voice Feb. 22 that when the health system learned of the attack on Change Healthcare, it "immediately severed all connections between Change Healthcare and Geisinger systems."
St. Clair Township Police Department announces death of K9 officer
The St. Clair Township Police Department has announced the death of one of its K9 officers on Friday. According to a Facebook post from St. Clair PD, K9 Axel was laid to rest on Friday, February 23. The post described Axel as a "dedicated member" of the department. According to...
Unity Rally Planned in Sunbury
SUNBURY – NorthcentralPA.com is reporting. A unity rally is planned in Sunbury for this Saturday as a counter demonstration to an unauthorized group of “White Lives Matter” protestors. Last weekend, a group of masked individuals — holding a banner that read “One race, one nation, end immigration,”...
Three accused of breaking into abandoned St. Catherine Medical Center complex
FOUNTAIN SPRINGS – Two men are in county prison and another is free on bail, all accused of breaking into the boiler room of the former Saint Catherine Medical Center here over the weekend. Jeffrey Murphy, 44, of 541 East 9th Street, Berwick, Brian Boblick, 39, of 237 South...
Drag show at former church canceled due to Diocese objections
SAINT CLAIR, SCHULKILL COUNTY(WOLF) — Disagreements tonight in Schuylkill County.. Over a drag show that was supposed to take place in a former church. The Actors Guild of Schuylkill County has cancelled its upcoming drag show at the Kelsey Theater, the former St. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Saint Clair, after complaints from the Catholic Diocese of Allentown.
28-year-old Schuylkill County mother who suffered Broken Heart Syndrome speaks out
MINERSVILLE, Pa. - "I had no pulse. And I was slumped over in the chair," 28-year-old Shai Gray said, as she recounted when her heart suddenly stopped last September. Luckily the Schuylkill County woman was in the ER at St. Luke's Minersville Campus as her son was being treated for a dog bite.
Navy Dirigible Flies Near Lykens Valley, 1928
September 1, 1928 – On a trip to Sunbury, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, to participate in the dedication of the new airport at that place, the largest airship/dirigible in the Navy, the U. S. S. Los Angeles, took a circular route -first flying over northern parts of Schuylkill County, and then on the return trip, flying over southern parts of Schuylkill County – before returning to its base at Lakehurst, New Jersey.
Woman threatens to blow up police with Roman candle
Shamokin Dam, Pa. — An intoxicated woman who was asked to leave a restaurant threatened to blow up a responding police officer with a Roman candle, police say. Police in Shamokin Dam were called around 7 p.m. Feb. 9 to El Torito Mexican Restaurant to assist in removing Trisha R. Phillips, 37, after she was asked to leave several times. As Patrolman Jacob Shipman and Leif Hassenplug arrived, Phillips, of Shamokin Dam, was seen leaving the restaurant through the rear door to head to a...
Siblings On Road To Recovery After Skook Crash That Killed Grandmother
Elizabeth Ryan, 65, died when another driver struck her car head-on on Feb. 9, Daily Voice reported. Police said it happened on Route 901 near Old Phoenix Road in Cass Township. Her two grandchildren in the car, 8-year-old Laykin and 6-year-old Kaiden, were also hurt in the crash. "While Kaiden...
Flames destroy Columbia County barn
CATAWISSA TOWNSHIP, COLUMBIA CO. (WOLF) — A barn in Columbia County was engulfed by flames Wednesday afternoon. According to the Catawissa Fire Company, on Wednesday around 2:35 p.m., units responded to a barn fire in Catawissa Township. Third-alarm tankers were eventually requested to the scene, and crews battled flames...
Warrior Run and Line Mountain Dominate District 4 Wrestling with Multiple Top Seeds
Warrior Run and Line Mountain are heading into the District 4 Class 2A tournament with two top seeds each after claiming the top spots at the Southern Sectional last weekend. Both schools have multiple wrestlers aiming for success in the tournament, including Reagan and Cameron Milheim, Max Wirnsberger, Brock Rothermel, and Nolan Baumert, among others.
PA Bloomsburg's Most Loveable Dogs Eagerly Awaits Forever Homes Today!
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to bloomsburg..
These Pine Grove, PA based Dogs are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to pine grove..
Two Fires Destroy Barns in Winfield and Troxelville
TROXELVILLE – A large garage, log truck and workshop were destroyed by fire in Troxelville Wednesday morning. The fire started just before 4 a.m. in the 2900 block of Troxelville Road. Multiple fire companies from Snyder and Union Counties responded. The fire was fully involved when firefighters arrived on the scene. The garage and workshop were destroyed. No injuries were reported.
Sheriff’s Office Warns of Scam
SUNBURY – The Northumberland County Sheriff’s office is warning people about a scam around here. The Sheriff’s office issued a news release Monday saying several people have called the sheriff’s office saying they received a suspicious call. Someone phones the homes, the caller says he’s ‘Sgt. Nicholas Goodwin of the Northumberland County Sheriff’s Office.