Women empowered to give through Pearls with a Passion

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Members of Pearls with a Passion, a women’s endowment fund with First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania, listened as the six non-profit organizations chosen to receive this year’s grants shared how the “Pearls’” generosity enables them to meet the needs of the people ...

Group seeking 2020 presidential election audit cries ‘foul’

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Stressing that this is “not an issue that is going to go away,” a group of county residents told the Lycoming County Commissioners that they are seeking a hand recount of votes from the 2020 election. They presented to the commissioners a copy of a petition that has been circulating in ...

Williamsport man arrested on felony trespassing charge

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After a woman told Derrick Edward Everett to get out of her apartment at 739 W. Third St. on March 31 because of his intoxication, the 36-year-old city man later returned and kicked in her locked door while she was away, according to a city police affidavit. When the woman returned to the ...

Volunteer spirit alive at Salvation Army luncheon

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With its theme “Doing the Most Good,” the Salvation Army Williamsport Corps recognized this week in an appreciation luncheon that the army it has persists only because of dozens of contributing donors, volunteers and partners who each year provide massive amounts of assistance throughout ...

Montoursville area man faces sex charges

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George William Scholl Jr., 45, of 25 Bullet Hill Road, Montoursvlle, has been charged with a total of 12 counts for sexually abusing a child on two occasions in the 300 block of Rose Street between January 2016 and January 2019, city police alleged in court papers. He was arraigned Wednesday ...