Lycoming County

Romney’s budget plan right path for economic success

September 28, 2012


By Nicholas Grimes
President of the Lycoming College Republicans


When Barack Obama was inaugurated, the biggest concern for Americans was the state of the economy. Four years later, the concerns have not changed.  Going into this presidential election, Americans want a president who can fix the continual decline of the U.S. economy.

College mourns loss of Dutch Burtch

September 28, 2012


By Justin Ossont
Lycourier Sports Editor 


On the morning of September 8, 2012, Lycoming College lost former  men’s basketball coach and  dear friend ,Clarence “Dutch” Burch the school’s basketball all-time wins leader, .  He was 80 years old.

Yoga each day keeps the doctor away

September 28, 2012

By Kendra Bitner 

Lycourier


For the second year in a row Lycoming has utilized local yoga professional Trudy Fritts to teach free yoga classes for students and faculty on campus.

Men’s soccer season sprints into full stride

September 28, 2012
By Justin Ossont
Lycourier Sports Editor 


The soccer season for the men’s team is in full swing. The Warriors are looking good at keeping a record of 18 straight post season appearances.  The Warriors have a record of 3-3-1 after 7 games of a 15 game season.

Hughesville Teen Sustains Major Injuries Following Eldred Township Crash

1 year 48 weeks ago

Hughesville Teen Sustains Major Injuries Following Eldred Township Crash - PSP Montoursville say a female teen sustained major injuries as a result of a one-vehicle crash yesterday. Trooper Joel Miles said shortly before 1 a.m. on Sept. 27, Stacey C. Silverman, 18, of Hughesville, was a passenger in a vehicle operated by Timothy M. Turner, Jr., 19, of Williamsport. more»

Gas Industry Truck Crashes; Fluid Drains Into Pine Creek

1 year 48 weeks ago

Gas Industry Truck Crashes; Fluid Drains Into Pine Creek - PSP Lmontoursville report a driver of a gas industry truck sustained no injuries after striking a rock cliff today in Watson Township. Investigator Johnathan Buynak said Christopher Hollis, 22, of Catawissa was traveling northbound on Route 44 around 12:30 p.m. Sept. more»

Lycoming County Launches Discount Dental Program

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1 year 49 weeks ago
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The Lycoming County Board of Commissioners is offering the National Association of County Officials (NACo) Dental Discount Program to provide residents with discounts on certain dental services and procedures when used at an approved provider. Information regarding the discount program is available at the County’s website at www.lyco.org. more»

Harassment Charges Pending Against Juvenile in Linden

1 year 49 weeks ago

Harassment Charges Pending Against Juvenile in Linden - PSP Montoursville field summary harassment and criminal mischief charges against a male juvenile following an incident earlier this month in Woodward Township. Trooper Daniel Kozak said on Sept. more»

Two Injured in Organized Motorcycle Ride in Lycoming County

1 year 50 weeks ago

Two Injured in Organized Motorcycle Ride in Lycoming County - PSP Montoursville released the names and conditions of two motorcyclists who were injured in the Sept. 11 motorcycle ride in Lycoming County. Timothy Jasper, 54, of Linden, and Darren Kahler, 44, of Williamsport, were both traveling west on Route 54 in Clinton Township around 6:30 p.m. more»

Warriors take control of MAC title race

September 16, 2012
By Justin Ossont
Lycourier Sports Editor


After a disappointing loss to the College of Brockport only a week ago the Lycoming College Warriors have been able to do something that they have not been able to do in almost three years – dethrone the Delaware Valley Aggies and take control of the MAC championship title race.

Lycoming College: Stuck in the mid-1900’s

September 16, 2012


By  Megan Sullivan
Lycourier Staff

Sunday evening worship to start this week

September 16, 2012

By Tory Irwin
Opinion Editor

Students in search of a new worship service need look no further than the Lycoming College campus. Leaders of United Campus Ministries (UCM) are starting a Sunday evening Ecumenical worship service to be held weekly at 7 p.m. in Honors Hall, starting this Sunday.

Axl Rose lawsuit against Activision to be settled in early February, 2013

September 16, 2012


By Robert Rinaldo
Lycourier Staff


A date for the trial regarding the Axl Rose lawsuit against Activision has been set.

Make your senior bucket list before it’s too late

September 16, 2012


By Kayley Eshenaur
Lycourier Staff

Freshmen: how to avoid crashing and burning at Lycoming

September 16, 2012


By Kimberly Dreese
College Life Editor


As a senior, I feel uniquely qualified to give you some advice to make your stay here at Lycoming College a little bit easier and a lot more fun.  Here are some tidbits I wish someone had told me when I was a freshman:

Protect yourself: how to stay safe on campus

September 16, 2012


By Kimberly Dreese
College Life Editor

Science, not morals, should guide politicians

September 16, 2012


By Megan Sullivan
Lycourier Staff

Resident Advisor can make or break your college experience

September 16, 2012


By Tory Irwin
Opinion Editor


One of the most important, and necessary, parts of college dorm life is the Resident Advisor. Your RA is your liaison to many of the people who run your life while you are here, and he or she has the power to make your life awesome or miserable.

Young America has misplaced priorities

September 16, 2012


By Tory Irwin
Opinion Editor


Something has gone wrong in the way of American priorities in the computer age.

Cross country: running into a new era

September 16, 2012

By Justin Ossont
Lycourier Sports Editor

Both the men’s and women’s cross country team are ready to do one thing and one thing only:  reach the team’s goals. It is also a new beginning for the Warriors as they welcome first year head coach Regina Collins.

Acceptable ID for Voting Explained

1 year 50 weeks ago
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The Lycoming County Board of Elections is reminding residents that they will be required to show an acceptable photo ID, one with an expiration date that is current, to be eligible to vote at the polls in the November 6, 2012 General Election. The Pennsylvania Voter ID law was enacted in the spring, and there was a soft roll-out for the Primary Election. more»

Warriors not scared after first loss

September 13, 2012


By Kendra Bitner 
Lycourier Staff


On Sept. 5th the Lycoming College Women’s Volleyball team hosted their first conference match against the Messiah Falcons. The Warriors put up a solid fight against the Mid-Atlantic Conference preseason number one pick, but fell short losing 3-0 (25-16, 25-19, 25-16).

Jersey Shore Driver Sustains Major Injury in Lycoming County Crash

1 year 50 weeks ago

Jersey Shore Driver Sustains Major Injury in Lycoming County Crash- PSP Montoursville report a 41-year-old man sustained major injuries following a one-vehicle crash in Bastress Township. Trooper Justin Bieber said about 10:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 8, Christopher McCann was traveling west on Route 654 approximately 200 feet north of Jacks Hollow Road. more»

Williamsport Police Patrol Log for Monday, Sept. 10

1 year 50 weeks ago

Williamsport Police Patrol Log for Monday, Sept. 10 - Williamsport Police responded to the following dispatches: more»

Anadarko to Upgrade Sections of Two State Roads in Lycoming County

1 year 51 weeks ago

Motorists in Lycoming County are advised that highway construction contractors working for Anadarko Petroleum will upgrade sections of two state roads over the coming weeks.

All work is scheduled to start next week.

The repairs slated for Lycoming County include: more»

Brooklyn Man Jailed for Alleged PFA Violation in Muncy

2 years 2 days ago

Brooklyn Man Jailed for Alleged PFA Violation in Muncy - PSP Montoursville arrested a New York resident following an incident over the weekend in Muncy Creek Township. Trooper Doebler said on Aug. more»

Lycoming College students take on Italy for spring 2012 semester

August 30, 2012


By Cody Marshall
Editor in Chief/ Lycourier


One of Lycoming College’s greatest assets, the study abroad program offers a wide variety of opportunities for its students to study in many different countries and cultures.

Curiosity marks another milestone for NASA’s Mars rover program

August 30, 2012


By Cody Marshall
Lycourier Editor in Chief

Move-In Crew assists Lycoming College Class of 2016

August 30, 2012


By Cody Marshall
Lycourier/Editor in Chief


Every year, freshmen arrive on campus with cars full of clothes, school materials and furniture. It has become a tradition at Lycoming College for upperclassmen to take part in the freshmen move-in process.

Student food critics dine at Triangle Tavern

August 30, 2012

By John Piazza and Jehiel Boner
Lycourier Staff

The Triangle Tavern, located on Washington Boulevard, is an Italian-American restaurant that has served the Williamsport area for over 50 years. If a quick glance at the exterior doesn’t leave you interested enough to enter the establishment, then a short inquiry about it should be.

Lycourier welcomes new staff for the 2012-2013 school year

August 30, 2012

    This year, The Lycourier, is being run by an almost entirely new editorial staff. This year’s staff is eager to get the paper rolling and start off on a good note.

Campus Carnival promises day of fun

August 30, 2012


By Julia Cuddahy
Entertainment Editor


Lycoming College will host their annual Campus Carnival from noon to 6 p.m. on Sunday. Depending on the weather, the carnival will either be held on the quad or, if there is a chance of rain, the Recreation Center.

IFC hosting ‘Perfect Party’ for freshmen

August 30, 2012


By Justin Ossont
Sports Editor

Textbook rentals a step in the right direction, but long way to go

August 30, 2012


By Tory Irwin
Opinion Editor/Webmaster


One of the biggest hassles of coming back to school is figuring out how you’re going to afford all those textbooks, especially for classes that don’t count for your major. I don’t know about you, but as an English major, I don’t plan on holding onto “Pathways to Astronomy” for any longer than necessary.

Voting in 2012: choosing the lesser of two evils?

August 30, 2012


By Megan Sullivan
Lycourier Staff

"Perks" is a film to look out for

August 30, 2012

By Tory Irwin
Opinion Editor/Webmaster

As the books-turned-to-movies trend continues, it looks like Hermione Granger is popping up in another film adaption of a popular novel. But don’t expect her to pull out her wand and cast any spells.
Emma Watson is taking the lead female role as Sam in “The Perks of Being a Wallflower”, due in theaters Sept. 21.

Meet the director

August 30, 2012


By Taylor Kendra
Lycourier Staff


As the semester begins, Lycoming welcomes Dr. Biliana Stoycheva-Horissian (or “Dr. B”, as she will soon be known) to the Theatre Department.  She will be both a professor and the director of one of this year’s four productions.  

Warriors aim for MAC Title

August 30, 2012
By Justin Ossont
Lycourier Sports Editor 

Women’s soccer: Ready to be fearless

August 30, 2012
By Justin  Ossont
Lycourier Sports Editor


After a disappointing season last year, the Lady Warriors have had time to look themselves in the mirror to prepare for a grueling season that includes a battle with the number one team in Division III women’s soccer: the Messiah College Falcons.

College completes “Drive for Turf” project

August 30, 2012


By Justin Ossont
Lycourier Sports Editor

Motorcyclist Killed in Three-Vehicle Washington Township Crash

2 years 6 days ago

Motorcyclist Killed in Three-Vehicle Washington Township Crash - PSP Montoursville say a New Cumberland man was killed following a crash on Route 44. Trooper Daniel Kozak said on Aug. 23, Kenneth L. Bolinger, 67, was traveling southbound, negotiating a right curve on that highway when his vehicle entered into the opposing traffic lane. more»

Williamsport Woman Jailed Following Alleged Theft Spree

2 years 1 week ago

Williamsport Woman Jailed Following Alleged Theft Spree - PSP Montoursville took a 49-year-old city woman into custody and committed her to jail for items she allegedly stole over the weekend. Trooper Brandon Schrawder said shortly before 5 p.m. on Aug. more»

Weapon found, removed from Williamsport high school campus

2 years 1 week ago

Weapon found, removed from Williamsport high school campus - On the morning of Monday, Aug. 20, a member of the Williamsport Area School District football staff located a small, unloaded handgun in the locker room at the high school. The Williamsport Bureau of Police was immediately contacted and responded, taking custody of this item. more»

Lock Haven Man Jailed After Multiple Charges in Piatt Township Incident

2 years 2 weeks ago

Lock Haven Man Jailed After Multiple Charges in Piatt Township Incident - A 35-year-old man is jailed on charges of allegedly trespassing, resisting arrest and fleeing and eluding police following an incident last week in Piatt Township. more»

Motorcyclist Sustains Major Injury in Clinton Township Crash; Alcohol Suspected

2 years 2 weeks ago

Motorcyclist Sustains Major Injury in Clinton Township Crash; Alcohol Suspected - PSP Montoursville suspect alcohol consumed by a Harrisburg man may have caused him to crash last week. Trooper Johnathan Buynak said around 7 p.m. on Aug. more»

Montoursville Motorcyclist a Fatality in Loyalsock Township Crash

2 years 3 weeks ago

Montoursville Motorcyclist a Fatality in Loyalsock Township Crash - PSP Montoursville say a driver operating a motorcycle during the early morning hours crashed and died. Investigator Daniel Young said Micah C. Eggerton, 24, was northbound on Northway Road shortly before 2 a.m. this morning when he started to negotiate a left hand curve. more»

Alleged Drug Possession Charges Filed Against Muncy Man

2 years 4 weeks ago

Alleged Drug Possession Charges Filed Against Muncy Man - PSP Montoursville filed multiples charges against a 22-year-old man last month. Cpl. Derron Farber said Allen J. more»

Possible Tornado Recorded in Muncy

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2 years 5 weeks ago

Possible formation of a tornado in southeastern Lycoming County.

Our Town Muncy Documentary Preproduction/Wipe Board Meeting; All Muncy Residents Invited

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2 years 7 weeks ago
WVIA Our Town producer, Lisa Mazzarella, speaks to a group of interested Muncians during a second informational meeting held July 12 at the Muncy High School.

WVIA invites Muncy residents to the “Our Town Muncy” documentary film preproduction/Wipe Board meeting, which will occur Wednesday, July 18 at 5:30 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church located at 602 South Market Street. more»

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