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Murder in the house at the corner of State, Canal streets

As far back as one can research the written history of Williamsport, stories of enterprising women becoming successful business owners can be found. The women in this story though, found that the law was not appreciative of certain endeavors. I am talking about the “bawdy houses” of ...

Lycoming County Girl Scout members win Gold Awards

Two Lycoming County Girl Scout members won Gold Awards, the highest achievement possible for Girl Scout members. The prestigious awards were given to Jenna Davis, a senior at Hughesville High School, and Asiah Savage, a 2020 graduate from Hughesville High School. “I feel very accomplished ...

State park to host walk, discuss history

Colton Point State Park, 927 Colton Road, Wellsboro, will offer a chance to follow in the footsteps of the local “CCC boys” to learn about the Civilian Conservation Corps at 10 a.m., Sunday, the men who served in the program and the legacy they left behind. The walk will start at the ...

Game warden catches marsupial in Lebanon County

LEBANON — A marsupial’s days of wandering the countryside of Lebanon County have come to an end. The animal, confirmed to be a wallaby, was captured by Lebanon County Game Warden Derek Spitler near Freeport Road sometime on Wednesday morning, according to PA State Game Commission ...

Library to benefit from $45,760 grant

The James V. Brown Library, 19 E. Fourth St., was the recipient of a $45,760 grant from the Williamsport Lycoming Community Fund at the First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania. The funds will be used for a broad marketing plan to promote the Brown Library’s “Fine-Free ...