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On Wednesday, in a closely watched case, a state judge in Pennsylvania declined to block the state's controversial voter ID law from taking effect. If the ruling is upheld on appeal, registered voters in the state will be required to show acceptable photo IDduring the general election in November....
Renovation and construction work on the future Williamsport Area Middle School remains on a steady pace of progress to meet its targeted August 2013 opening deadline, according to on-site Construction Manager George Dickerson and Vice President of Operations Jeff Angstadt. A mild winter, a...
Montgomery was the last borough to be incorporated in Lycoming County on March 21, 1887, and was named for prosperous farmer, Robert Montgomery, who resided east of the borough.  The Pennsylvania-Erie railroad which later became part of the Pennsylvania system established a line through the area...
Fifteen miles from Williamsport, the river town of Jersey Shore is located along a wide bend in the West Branch Susquehanna River. Its historic streets blend into the surrounding hills and countryside, connected to the vast Pennsylvania Wilds region where the town has become a destination for...
A late afternoon thunderstorm on Saturday, July 7 in Lycoming County wreaked havoc on both business and private sectors, prompting dispatched emergency personnel to douse fires and begin storm debris cleanup throughout the region. Downed or arcing wires caused by fallen tree branches were typical...
  Harrisburg - State and local police, along with PennDOT, will take part in a national enforcement effort through July 8 targeting motorists who drive under the influence. The "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" enforcement effort will focus on keeping Pennsylvania's roads safe during the...
June 28, 2012 Ancient monkey business CT scans of fossilized primate skulls offer clues about the agility of these extinct animals. READ MORE... It takes a village Friends' parents may have more influence on teenagers' substance abuse than their own parents. READ MORE......
With the finalization of the annual funds distribution process, Lycoming County United Way (LCUW), through its various funding programs, has provided $1,373,576 to support the work of human service programs benefiting Lycoming County residents. “While many view the work of Lycoming County United...
“The Williamsport Municipal Airport Authority is initiating a major project to replace the existing Airport Terminal Building and Air Traffic Control Tower with a new modern terminal building and tower,” announced Mark Murawski, Airport Authority Chairman. “The current terminal building originally...
The company that operates the SEDA-COG Joint Rail Authority’s (JRA) five shortline railroads has new owners today. Richard Robey’s sale of his company to 12 members of his staff was finalized at yesterday’s meeting of the Authority, whose approval was needed, based on the Operating Agreement....

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