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Man rushed to hospital after shooting

A man was taken by ambulance to the UPMC Susquehanna Williamsport Regional Medical Center after being shot in the 2100 block of Hillside Avenue about 9 p.m. Monday, city police confirmed. This story is developing and will be updated.

Robert ‘Bob’ G. Robison

Robert “Bob” G. Robison, 80, of Jersey Shore, passed away at Jersey Shore Hospital, Friday, Oct. 11, 2019. He was born, April 6, 1939, in Reading, the son of the late Arthur and Ruth (Jacobus) Robison. Bob was married to Mary S. (Herritt) Robison for 46 years until she passed away Jan. ...

Early rain forces D4 singles to get postponed to Monday

The scheduled start of the District 4 girls tennis tournament at Williamsport High School on Saturday morning was forced to get postponed due to early rain showers in the area. The tournament will be played Monday morning at 9 a.m. at Williamsport. The semifinals and finals wil then be ...

Warrior Run shocks Blue Jays with a road victory

ALMEDIA — Warrior Run continued to prove itself against tough competition as it played a solid game against Central Columbia on Friday night. Riley Daubert caught a 28-yard touchdown and continued to standout. He jumped a route in the second half and returned it 50 yards for the game's ...

Local roundup: District 4 singles tourney starts today

South Williamsport’s Olivia Dorner will look to win a repeat District 4 singles title as she’s the favorite for the singles tournament, which begins at 9 a.m. today at Williamsport. Dorner won as a freshman last year and South Williamsport won the team title this week for the second ...

Players say US Soccer misleading in equal pay dispute

U.S. Soccer was misleading when it asserted some players for the women’s national team made more money than their male counterparts, the women’s team players said in court documents filed Monday. The players say in the documents that the men’s pay would have been far greater if they’d ...

Week 7 football scores

Pittston 20, Williamsport 7 Pittston 0 7 7 6 — 20 Williamsport 7 0 0 0 — 7 First quarter W - Drake Mankey 15 yard run (Cramer kick), 8:33 Second quarter P - Mike Nocito 1 yard run (Soy kick), 7.0 Third quarter P - Bryheem Patterson 1 yard run (Soy kick), ...

Central Columbia at South Williamsport

Central PPG—22.3, YPG—351.5; PPA—17.0, YPA—295.3 Central facts: The Blue Jays are a lot younger than last year, but remain a serious District 4 Class AAA title contender. Central proved that last week when it routed district heavyweight Danville, 41-7. Central held Danville to its ...

John E. Sellinger Sr.

John E. Sellinger Sr., 81, of Lock Haven, passed away Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26, at Kader-Neff Funeral Home, 135 Main St., Howard. Friends and family will be received from 6 to 8 p.m., on Wednesday, Sept. 25, at the ...

Elvina L. Grimins

Elvina Louise Grimins, of Painted Post, N.Y., 89, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 22, at her little house in Painted Post surrounded by the love of her family. Born Elvina Louise Pepperman to Eugene Pepperman and Hazel Carr on Oct. 18, 1929, in Jersey Shore, Elvina was predeceased by her ...

State health department giving out Narcan

Narcan kits, meant to reverse the effects of opioids on the brain and respiratory system to save someone’s life, will be distributed at a local site. The state Department of Health is going to hand them out at no cost while supplies last from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday at the department’s ...

Shikellamy at Jersey Shore

Shikellamy PPG—7.5, YPG—223.7; PPA—26.0, YPA—304.5 Shikellamy facts: The Braves were less than a minute from opening their season with a victory against District 4 Class AAA title contender Danville before losing on a last-second touchdown. Shikellamy has played good defense at times, ...

Local roundup: South girls tennis now 10-0

South Williamsport kept its undefeated season intact in girls tennis with a 4-1 win against Central Columbia to improve to 10-0. Olivia Dorner won, 6-0, 6-0, at No. 1 singles for the Mounties and Lily Summerson (No. 2 singles) and Lauren Peck (No. 3) also won in singles ...

Psychological warfare plays on collective gullibility

Well, they’re at it again, trying to pit Americans against each other and thus, disrupting the upcoming presidential election. The Russians? We don’t know, although it is certain that the Kremlin’s online campaign of inciting dissention among us never stopped. Someone decided ...

13 people charged with various crimes

Thirteen people have been charged with various criminal offenses, according to court records. Those charged and the police departments involved were: • Willie Humphries III, 43, of 130 Locust St., Jersey Shore; Tiadaghton Valley Regional police; strangulation, simple assault and harassment ...

98 new state troopers welcomed to law enforcement

In a ceremony at the Scottish Rite Cathedral, 98 cadets in the 156th graduating class were congratulated and welcomed into Pennsylvania State law enforcement after completing training over the last 28 weeks in Hershey. Seven of the cadets received special awards alongside their graduation. ...

Bison lose on the road

FAIRFIELD, Conn. — Sacred Heart used a 23-point second quarter to roll in an 30-10 win over Bucknell on Saturday. Bucknell hosts Villanova on Saturday at 6 p.m. in the Bison’s first home game this season. Sacred Heart scored the first points when Noah Gettman hit a 32-yard ...

Wellsboro boys return plenty of talent

The NTL is full of teams searching for replacements from key graduates. The top two goal-scorers in the area came from the league up north and one of the better goal-keepers who put his gloves on for Wellsboro is also gone. But the league is far from lacking talent. Wellsboro returns two ...

International LLWS all-star team

(Stats through Saturday's games) Catcher – Hendrik Maestre, Venezuela: Maybe the best defensive catcher in the entire tournament, he was most valuable to Venezuela because of what he did with his glove and his arm than what he did with his bat. A fundamentally sound catcher, Maestre gave ...

Cutters win at Bowman

Rudy Rott gave the Cutters all the offense it needed in a 3-1 win over the Mahoning Valley Scrappers in the series finale Saturday night at Bowman Field. Tyler Burch pitched a four inning gem and got the win on the mound after the Cutters dropped the first two games of the home series. “We ...