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 ...
Reece W. Metzger, 19, of Milton, graduated from Marine Combat Training, School of Infantry East, Kilo Company, on Feb. 4, from Camp Lejeune, N.C.Continued ...
Valley pig farmers on alert for virus
CAMP HILL — Pork producers across the Valley — and the commonwealth — are on the alert after an email was sent last week by the state Department of Agriculture warning farmers about a still existing virus that last year killed 12 piglets in Pennsylvania.Continued ...
Northumberland County Historical Society To Hold Indoor Yard Sale Feb. 12-15
SUNBURY — The Northumberland County Historical Society’s Indoor Yard Sale will be held Feb. 12-15 at the Hunter House, 1150 N. Front St., Sunbury.Continued ...
Photos of Old School Houses Needed
SELINSGROVE — The Old Herman School Board has been collecting Old School House Memories from the public. The stories will soon go to print. Photos are needed to accompany the stories.Continued ...
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