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Recreation head salary bump surprises City Council

August 6, 2014 An apparent lack of transparency regarding a $5,000 salary hike for Justin Simpson, city recreation director, has Mayor Gabriel J. Campana defending himself over accusations he failed to communicat. more »»

The Volunteers to rock Williamsport

August 6, 2014 The United States Army is going to rock Williamsport. The Volunteers, the United States Army’s premiere touring rock band, will perform on stage at the Community Arts Center, 220 W. Fourth St. more »»

School board welcomes assistant superintendent

August 6, 2014 The Williamsport Area School Board was updated on the construction progress of the High School and Middle School at its monthly meeting Tuesday evening and also introduced to Peter D. more »»

Afghan soldier kills US general

August 6, 2014 KABUL, Afghanistan — An American major general was shot to death Tuesday in one of the bloodiest insider attacks of the long Afghanistan war when a gunman dressed as an Afghan soldier turned on... more »»

Recordings reveal the final days of Nixon White House

August 6, 2014 YORBA LINDA, Calif. — Almost a decade after Richard Nixon resigned, the disgraced former president sat down with his one-time aide and told the tale of his fall from grace in his own word. more »»

Enola Gay navigator remembered in hometown

August 5, 2014 NORTHUMBERLAND — Those who paid their respects to Theodore “Dutch” VanKirk on Monday at the Joseph W. Epler Funeral Home remembered him as a war hero and as a man. more »»

Commission recommends other options for city pool

August 5, 2014 While Monday the city Recreation Commission voted to approve alternates for a water-park-like atmosphere at the rebuilt Memorial Pool, Mayor Gabriel J. more »»

YMCA on track for December opening

August 5, 2014 Occupation of a new $10 million YMCA could happen as early as mid-November, with a soft opening for patrons in December, followed by a grand opening ceremony in January. more »»

Man jailed for murder dead at 64

August 5, 2014 SOMERSET (AP) — A man serving 21 to 47 years in prison for fatally stabbing his 4-year-old daughter in 2001 has died in a western Pennsylvania prison. more »»

Montoursville council members at odds

August 5, 2014 Montoursville Borough Council Monday night argued their way through two hours worth of proposals, permits and personal issues. more »»

South Williamsport Area School Board discusses public performance policy

August 5, 2014 The South Williamsport Area School Board discussed the district’s public performance policy during its meeting Monday. more »»

Chances of floods decline as storms pass above area

August 4, 2014 Sunday evening the National Weather Service issued a flash flood watch for a portion of central Pennsylvani. more »»

Lumberjacks test skills, have fun in contests

August 4, 2014 WARRENSVILLE — Lumberjack competitions bring out strong men and women who swing and toss axes, saw through wood and even roll on logs. It’s hard work and sweat, and never more so on a hot August da. more »»

Highway funding, drilling fee use among votes cast

August 4, 2014 Locally elected and appointed officials voted on the following matters in the past week: Federal • The U.S. more »»

City man of brush restriction: ‘It’s really inconvenient’

August 4, 2014 Mike Brule, of Williamsport, wasn’t pleased with his city this past Tuesday. The source of Brule’s ire: the hours of operation for the city’s brush pile on West Third Street. more »»

Studies seek to link area bike trails

August 3, 2014 “Bicycles may change,” wrote veteran journalist and biking enthusiast Zapata Espinoza, “but cycling is timeless.” Espinoza was more right than he knew. more »»

Teen is ‘Miss Congeniality’

August 3, 2014 Williamsport’s Sydney Robertson competed in the Miss Teen USA competition Saturday night, earning both the title of Miss Congeniality and third place in the 2014 event. Miss Teen South?Carolina, K. more »»

Area’s congressman clashes with top Democrat in House

August 3, 2014 Former House Speaker Nancy Pelosi called Rep. Tom Marino, R-Cogan?Station, an “insignificant person” during a confrontation on the House floor Friday. more »»

Wellsboro man dies in Route 6 wreck

August 3, 2014 MANSFIELD — James C. Housel, 46, of Wellsboro, was killed when his motorcycle crashed on Route 6 in Shippen Township about 8 p.m. Friday, state police said. more »»

Work on railroad crossing may cause delays on Antler’s Lane

August 3, 2014 Two railroad track crossings on Antler’s Lane in Woodward Township south of West Fourth Street will be repaired starting Monday, with the work continuing for about two weeks. more »»



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