Man attacked with knife, bike chain
Williamsport, Pa. — A man was followed and nearly stabbed by two other people carrying a knife and bike chain. Police said Jonathan Edward Doss, 28, and Lee Marco Weaver, 20, attacked the victim on Feb. 22 near the 10 block of E. Fourth Street in Williamsport, Officer William Badger said. The accuser ran into a nearby business to call police, Badger added. Lee and Doss allegedly followed the victim...
Two arrested in Southport after police chase crossed Pennsylvania state line
SOUTHPORT, N.Y. (WETM) — A Lindley, New York, woman and a Liberty, Pennsylvania, man were arrested in Chemung County after a police chase that began in Pennsylvania ended in a crash. Jessica M. Neally, 43, and Nicholas A. Lowry, 22, were arrested in the Town of Southport on Friday, Feb. 23. According to the Chemung […]
Woman pleads guilty to assaulting SCI Muncy staff members
Williamsport, Pa. — A woman who assaulted staff members at SCI Muncy pled guilty to a single count of aggravated harassment by a prisoner Friday in Williamsport. Tara Howard, 47, elbowed and kicked staff members at the facility in June of 2023. The outburst prompted a call to state police, who investigated the accusations made by staff. Judge Ryan Tira sentenced Howard to serve 6-12 months incarceration as part of...
Local drummer to play in Williamsport with Michael W. Smith
Williamsport, Pa. — When popular recording artist Michael W. Smith plays at Williamsport’s Community Arts Center on Mar. 8, he’ll have a Lycoming County native on the drum set. Chris Leidhecker, a 2008 graduate of Loyalsock High School, is a Nashville composer, producer and musician who’s performed not only for Smith, but also with Amy Grant, the Newsboys, Rascal Flatts, Wynonna, CeCe Winans and Charlie Daniels — among many others. ...
State celebrates maple syrup season in Bradford County
BRADFORD COUNTY, Pa. — Maple tapping was celebrated on Friday in Bradford County with a visit by state agriculture officials. Pennsylvania Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding kicked off the state's maple tapping season at Dewy Meadows Farm in Warren Center. Members of the Pennsylvania Maple Producers Council and Pennsylvania Hardwoods...
Lancers Advance In Playoffs With 67-44 Win Over Hughesville
Police: two juveniles caught throwing rocks at moving vehicle
WILLIAMSPORT, LYCOMING CO. (WOLF) — The Lycoming Regional Police Department says they caught two juveniles throwing rocks at a moving vehicle. On Tuesday around 11:15 a.m., police were called to the area of the Lycoming Creek Road off-ramp from Route 15 in Williamsport for a report of two juveniles throwing rocks at vehicles.
The Temptations and The Four Tops in Pa.: Here’s where to get tickets
Motown is coming to parts of Pennsylvania this spring. The Temptations and The Four Tops will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 4, 2024, at American Music Theatre in Lancaster. You can also see them April 27 in Bethlehem, April 30 in Williamsport and May 3 in Pittsburgh. The American...
Geisinger presents DAISY and Sunflower awards to nursing staff
Williamsport, Pa. — Geisinger has recognized three nurses on staff for outstanding patient care. Stevie-Lee Hecknauer, RN, Ashley Miles and Star Bixby, RN, received the recognition upon nomination from patients or fellow staff members at Geisinger Jersey Shore Hospital and Geisinger Medical Center Muncy. The DAISY and Sunflower awards are national recognition programs that honor nurses and caregivers for their extraordinary compassion, skill and commitment. ...
Man allegedly throws woman on couch, punches her in face
Williamsport, Pa. — A man allegedly threw a woman onto a couch before punching her several times in the face, according to police. James Williams, 59, of Williamsport smelled strongly of alcohol when speaking with police on the afternoon of Feb. 16, Officer Nathaniel Kendall said. The accuser told investigators Williams was drunk and high, Kendall added. Williams allegedly threw various items inside a home near the 2400 block of...
PA Residents Charged After Investigation into Suspicious Vehicle in Waverly
Two Pennsylvania residents are charged after Waverly Police found drugs, drug paraphernalia, and a gun in a vehicle in the early morning hours of Sunday, February 18th. According to the Waverly Police, the vehicle was discovered in a parking lot of a closed business on Broad Street around 1:30 a.m. Sunday. A loaded handgun, methamphetamine, and drug paraphernalia were found in the vehicle.
Mayor Slaughter makes history in Williamsport
EYEWITNESS NEWS (WBRE/WYOU) — In Williamsport, Mayor Derek Slaughter made history in 2020 becoming the first black mayor of the city. Since then, under his guidance, he’s helped the area grow and change, and he’s now in his second term. Mayor Derek Slaughter is the first black...
Update: Prepare for freezing rain in Northeast Pa. until Thursday midday
An updated report was issued from the National Weather Service on Thursday at 9:50 a.m. for freezing rain until noon for Northern Wayne as well as Bradford and Susquehanna counties. "A mix of light rain, freezing rain, and possibly snow is moving into the area this morning. Temperatures at the...
Uptown Music Collective presents 'Rattle and Hum: A Celebration of U2 and Irish Rock'
Williamsport, Pa. — The Uptown Music Collective will bring a one-night-only musical experience, "Rattle and Hum: A Celebration of U2 and Irish Rock," to the Community Arts Center on March 16 at 7:30 p.m. Presented in partnership with UPMC North Central Pa and UPMC Health Plan, this event pays tribute to the enduring legacy of Irish Rock, just in time for St. Patrick's Day. The concert is said to present...
Today the gas price is close to $3.55 in New Albany as of 2024-02-22. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Thursday is $3.270, a week ago the price is $3.278 , according to AAA.
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On Thursday, February 22 the Troy Trojans hosted the Mount Carmel Red Tornadoes for the PIAA District 4 AAA boys basketball quarterfinals. The Trojans came away with the victory, 64-45. The Troy Trojans will be back on the court against Southern Columbia in the semifinals at a date and location to be determined. Watch all the action in today’s video highlights.
Bicyclist injured after being struck by car in Bradford County
SAYRE, Pa. (WETM) — A bicyclist was taken to the hospital after police say they were hit by a vehicle in Sayre on Saturday. According to the Sayre Police Department, a 21-year-old Sayre man sustained serious injuries after being hit by a car at the intersection of Mohawk Street and North Wilbur Avenue on Saturday, […]
Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital Recognized for Outpatient Orthopedics
Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital announced today that it is five-star rated for Outpatient Total Hip Replacement, according to new research released by Healthgrades, the leading resource consumers use to find a hospital or doctor. This five-star rating reflects the organization’s dedication to clinical excellence and places Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital in the upper echelon of U.S. hospitals for outpatient orthopedics.
Guilty plea in fatal DUI head-on crash
WEST BUFFALO TOWNSHIP, UNION CO. (WOLF) — A man has pleaded guilty to homicide by vehicle while driving under the influence in a crash that killed a man in Union County last year. According to Pennsylvania State Police, last July, Spencer Charles, of Montgomery, was hit head-on by a...
Local church giving back during Lenten season
BRADFORD COUNTY, Pa. — Conversation and worship fill the air inside Canton Church of Christ on North Minnequa Avenue while people enjoy the first Lenten lunch of the season. "The churches get together, and each church takes one week, and they supply a very light lunch, and then there is a speaker, and the speaker can be somebody about Lent, or faith, or whatever the case may be," said Nancy Beahm, pastor of Canton Church of Christ.