On Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012, Christopher James Hecknauer, 32, of Williamsport, was declared cancer free by his Lord and Savior! Chris' final days were spent at The Gatehouse with loved ones by his side. more»
State Police Seek Unityville Man in Alleged Assault Incident - PSP Montoursville responded to a report of a domestic argument that allegedly escalated in Jordan Township on Nov. 25. Trooper Adam Kirk said shortly after 11:30 p.m., Kirk responded to 173 Sheets Hill Road where a verbal argument was reported between Eugene Burkhart, 48, of Unityville and a female victim. more»
LaRue W. Harding (November 9, 1926 - November 11, 2012)
LaRue W. “Rudy” Harding, 86, of Hughesville, died Sunday, November 11, 2012, at his home.
Born November 9, 1926, in Penn Township, Lycoming County, he was a son of the late George T. and Edith S. Warn Harding. He and his wife, the former Jean F. Moser-Sanders, celebrated nine years of marriage on August 23, 2003. more»
Stolen Pepsi Soda Machine Recovered in Washington Township - PSP Montoursville are seeking additional information concerning the theft of a soda machine that was stolen from a fire company in Washington Township. Trooper Matthew Lada said a Pepsi soda dispensing machine was removed from the Washington Township Volunteer Fire Company during the overnight hours of Nov. 3. more»
Bernard C. “Bernie” Tironie, 88, of Hughesville, died Monday, October 29, 2012, at Manor Care North.
Born May 5, 1924, in Montgomery, he was a son of the late Nicholas T. and Dorothy Corson Tironie. He and his wife, the former Cecelia M. English, celebrated 35 years of marriage on February 7, 2012. more»
James A. Webb, 68, of Hughesville, died Thursday, October 25, 2012, at his home.
Born August 2, 1944, in Williamsport, he was a son of the late Arthur D. and Josephine E. Shaffer Webb. He and his wife, the former Carol B. Keiser, celebrated 29 years of marriage on September 3, 2012. more»
Carl A. Neidig, 91, formerly of Fink Ave., Williamsport, died Friday, October 5, 2012 at the Williamsport Regional Medical Center surrounded by his family. He was a devoted father and grandfather. more»
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»
Daniel L. Snyder, Sr., 65, of Hughesville died Friday, September 28, 2012 at Manor Healthcare, North, Williamsport. He was born June 24, 1947, in Williamsport, a son of the late john W. and Marjorie (Boyles) Snyder. more»
Retired State Police Trooper's Wallet Stolen in Franklin Township - PSP Montoursville said a Unityville man's wallet was stolen and over $4,000 worth of merchandise was purchased using a credit card from that wallet. Trooper Christine Fye said Scott Brown, 44, of 36 Ritter Ridge Road, Franklin Township had his wallet stolen sometimes over a two-day period, from Sept. 16-18. more»
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»
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»
Rev. Gerald D. Wagner, 77, of Hughesville, died Monday, September 17, 2012, at his home.
Born September 18, 1934, in Altoona, he was a son of the late David E. and Della Mae Shadle Wagner. He and his wife, the former Patricia A. Kilgus, celebrated 57 years of marriage on July 30, 2012. more»
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»
A typical scene along the 911 Memorial Coalition ride: photo by Geri Schnure
Four days after the events of 9/11/2001, I made a promise to a small group of motorcycle riders that had gathered for the first memorial. That promise was that each year on the anniversary of the attack we would gather and ride in remembrance. more»
Numerous Firearms Stolen from Hughesville Residence - PSP Montoursville continue to investigate a burglary that occurred in the middle of August in Wolf Township. Trooper Jonathan Houseknecht said between Aug. 14-16, someone entered the home of George Frantz, 58, of Beaver Lake Road. Once inside, multiple guns were stolen. more»
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»
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»
Jersey Shore Man Jailed for Alleged Multiple Sex Charges in Lycoming, Clinton Counties - PSP Lamar charged a 34-year-old man for multiple charges which occurred to numerous minors between 2004 and 2010. more»
Doris M. Sheets, 70, of Hughesville, died Friday, July 27, 2012, at the Muncy Valley Hospital Skilled Nursing Unity.
Born December 8, 1941, in Webster, S.D., she was a daughter of the late Olger J. and Sena Monshaugen Loseth. Her husband of 47 years, Collins L. “Landy” Sheets, preceded her in death on September 10, 2006. more»