Century-old building to be razed in Dewart
TURBOTVILLE — A historic building that has sat empty for two decades will be razed in the next several weeks, according to the building’s owner.Continued ...
Shikellamy School District conducting kindergarten registration
SUNBURY — The Shikellamy School District will be conducting kindergarten registration on Monday, March 17, through Tuesday, March 25.Continued ...
Game Commission officer spots Dornsife barn fire, alerts family
DORNSIFE — A Pennsylvania Game Commission officer, on patrol in his assigned area Tuesday afternoon, might have saved the life of a woman whose equipment barn burned down less than 10 yards from her house.Continued ...
Parent: Shikellamy sex-ed class went out of bounds
SUNBURY — A Shikellamy High School teacher was told by administrators to control her classroom after a sex education class went out of bounds and drew complaints from a concerned parent.Continued ...
Northumberland council signs off on trail grant applications
NORTHUMBERLAND — A plan to build a walking trail on the perimeter of Liberty Hollow was presented to the Borough Council at Tuesday night’s meeting.Continued ...
“The idea,” said Ann August, who writes grants for the borough, “is not for this to be a bike path, although that too might be possible, but to have a safe way for kids to walk safely down the hollow.”
Elytte Barbour's court date moved to Thursday
SUNBURY — Accused murderer Elytte Barbour was scheduled to be in court today, but will appear on Thursday instead to ask that an expert be appointed to evaluate the competency of the 22-year-old Selinsgrove man.Continued ...
Downed tanker truck spills fuel into Little Shamokin Creek
SUNBURY — Several miles of Route 147 south were closed Monday after a heating oil delivery truck ran off the side of the highway and crashed down an embankment, dumping fuel into Little Shamokin Creek.Continued ...
Police: Drunken man tried to escape
LEWISBURG — A Northumberland County man, secured to a bench in a holding room at police headquarters, failed in an alleged escape attempt through a window after he broke the bolts on the bench and tried to run, still attached to the seat.Continued ...
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