Muncy

Welcome to Historic Muncy, a borough in Northcentral Pennsylvania. Muncy has nearly 2,700 residents. The friendly citizens are proud of its rich heritage and look forward to its dynamic future.

Muncy's high school American football team and that of its rival, the Montgomery's high school team, play annually for The Shoe. The trophy was created in 1961 from an old athletic shoe found in the Muncy High School locker room; the shoe has been bronzed and mounted on a wooden box.

Everett, Experts Raise Awareness of Infant Safe Sleep Issues

November 25, 2014

HARRISBURG – At a Capitol press conference Tuesday, Rep. Garth Everett (R-Lycoming) was joined by medical professionals from the northeast and southcentral parts of the Commonwealth calling for developing an action plan on infant safe sleep issues.

Everett, Medical Professionals to Hold Press Conference on Infant Safe Sleep Issues

November 21, 2014

WHAT: Rep. Garth Everett (R-Lycoming) will be joined by medical professionals to present an action plan addressing infant safe sleep issues in line with House Resolution 1081 designating November as Infant Safe Sleep Month in Pennsylvania.

Everett Says Medicare Annual Enrollment Underway

November 17, 2014

MUNCY – The Pennsylvania Department of Aging is reminding seniors that the annual enrollment period for Medicare is underway now through Friday, Dec. 7, and that counseling through the APPRISE program is available, said Rep. Garth Everett (R-Lycoming) today.

Richard L. Keeler

2 weeks 6 hours ago

Richard L. Keeler, 74, of Muncy passed away at home, Sunday November 9, 2014. He was born July 23, 1940, in Manhattan, NY a son of the late Harry Clayton and Martha (Foust) Keeler. December 12, 1987, he married Mary Helen Temple, who survives. more»

Judy K. Best

2 weeks 1 day ago

Judy K. Best, 60, of Muncy, died Monday, November 10, 2014 at her home.

Born August 26, 1954, in Muncy, she was a daughter of the late John W. and Alice P. Winder Eichenlaub. She and her husband, Kenneth C. Best, celebrated 33 years of marriage on September 24, 2014. more»

Ashley Elizabeth Glica

2 weeks 1 day ago

Ashley Elizabeth Glica, 29, of Muncy entered into heaven after a brief battle with Leukemia. She was born January 28, 1985, in Canton, OH a daughter of Kim A. Boyer, Hughesville and Luann (John) Mott Johanning, New Port Richie, FL. May 5, 2012, she married Thomas D. Glica, who survives. more»

Connie J. Hamilton

2 weeks 2 days ago

Connie J. Hamilton, 67, of Muncy, died Saturday, November 8, 2014, at her home.

Born February 10, 1947 in Williamsport, she was a daughter of the late Frederick L. and Margret E. Cohick Hamilton. more»

Beverly A. Nash

2 weeks 5 days ago

Beverly A. Nash, 70, of Muncy, died Sunday, November 2, 2014 at the Gate House.

Born October 18, 1944 in Bloomsburg, she was a daughter of the late Bernard and Eva Bartholomew Bredbenner. more»

Spring , Jean L.

2 weeks 5 days ago

Jean Louise Spring, 85, a resident of Port Charlotte, FL, formerly of Muncy, PA, passed away on Sunday, November 2, 2014 in the Harbour Health Center. Born in Montgomery, Lycoming County, PA, on Monday, July 22, 1929, she was the daughter of the late Lloyd Gilbert and Carrie Elizabeth (Hall) Miller. more»

Everett to Address Sportsmen’s Issue at Hughesville Meeting

October 30, 2014

MUNCY – As the fall hunting season gets underway, Rep. Garth Everett (R-Lycoming) will be meeting with members of the Consolidated Sportsmen of Muncy Creeks on Wednesday, Nov. 5, at 7 p.m. at the Hughesville Volunteer Fire Company, located at Railroad and Water streets in Hughesville.

Traffic Disruption Next Week on I-180 Resurfacing Project

3 weeks 5 days ago

From PennDOT: Interstate 180 between the Muncy/Main Street Interchange in Lycoming County and the Turbotville Interchange in Northumberland County will be restricted to the driving lane in both directions next week. more»

Barto, Donna Jean

4 weeks 4 days ago

Donna Jean Barto, 64, of Hughesville lost her 2 year battle with cancer, October 24, 2014, at her home. She was born September 15, 1950, in Muncy a daughter of the late Robert Merrill and Wanda Ellis Baker, of Huntersville. January 8, 1982, she married the late Wayne Monroe Barto, who died February 21, 2014. more»

Everett Meets With Corrections Officers on Pensions and Other Issues

October 24, 2014

PENNSDALE – In a continuing effort to keep lines of communication open on legislative issues, Rep. Garth Everett (R-Lycoming) recently met with a group of state corrections officers at his district office to discussion pensions and other state-related issues.

House Approves Everett Measure to Prevent Infant Deaths

October 16, 2014

MUNCY – A resolution introduced by Rep. Garth Everett (R-Lycoming) to designate November as “Infant Safe Sleep Month” in Pennsylvania unanimously passed the Pennsylvania House on Wednesday.

Muncy Historical Society hosts juried exhibition of fine arts and contemporary crafts made in Pennsylvania

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MUNCY –The eighth annual Invitational Artists Exhibition and Sale will be held on Friday, Nov. 7, from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., and on Saturday, Nov. 8, from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. more»

Montoursville Resident Displaying Art in Everett’s Harrisburg Office

October 9, 2014

HARRISBURG -- Rep. Garth Everett (R-Lycoming) today said his Harrisburg office is hosting a display of paintings by Montoursville artist Theresa Crowley Spitler. The office is located in Room 430, Irvis Office Building in the state Capitol complex.

Small Businesses Can Apply for Energy Efficiency, Pollution Prevention Grants, Says Everett

October 7, 2014

HARRISBURG – Rep. Garth Everett (R-Lycoming) today said small business owners can apply for the Department of Environmental Protection’s (DEP) Small Business Advantage Grant to finance pollution prevention and energy efficiency projects. Businesses can apply for 50 percent matching funds of up to $9,500 to adopt or acquire energy-efficient or pollution-prevention equipment or procedures.

Ritter, Leona C.

7 weeks 4 days ago

 Leona C. Ritter, 98, formerly of Muncy, PA, passed away on Friday, October 3, 2014 in the Buffalo Valley Lutheran Village at Lewisburg, PA. Born in Muncy, Lycoming County, PA, on Monday, March 27, 1916, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Millie (Guyer) Confer. Leona was the widow of Sylvester C. Ritter who preceded her in death on September 3, 1957.  more»

Burgard, Thelma I.

7 weeks 4 days ago

Thelma I. Burgard, 88, of Muncy, died Friday, October 3, 2014, at Riverwoods, Lewisburg.

Born May 6, 1926 in Millville, she was a daughter of the late Orlando B. and Elsie Ryder Lawton. Her husband of 54 years, Paul G. Burgard, preceded her in death on September 12, 2000. more»

Bryson, Gregory William

8 weeks 3 days ago

 Gregory William Bryson, 48, loving husband, son and father, of Muncy, PA, passed away on Saturday, September 27, 2014 in the Geisinger Medical Center at Danville. Born in Muncy Creek Twp., Lycoming County, PA, on Friday, December 17, 1965, he was the son of William B. and Linda (Middaugh) Bryson of Muncy.  more»

Susquehanna Health Announces Healthy Events for October 2014

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September 25, 2014, WILLIAMSPORT, PA—Susquehanna Health announces healthy events scheduled in the month of October to provide health information and benefit the community. more»

Hauck, Jeane Riegel

9 weeks 11 hours ago

Jeane Riegel Hauck, 91, formerly of Muncy, PA, Abingdon, MD, and Lakeland, FL, died Tuesday September 23, 2014, in La Grange, KY, where she had lived for the past three years. She was born January 16, 1923, in Catawissa, a daughter of the late Obel and Leila Welliver Riegel. February 12, 1942, she married the late Lloyd D. Hauck, Sr., who died October 23, 1996. more»

Center for Rural Pennsylvania Releases Report on Growing Heroin Epidemic

September 24, 2014

HARRISBURG – The Center for Rural Pennsylvania, which includes Rep. Garth Everett (R-Lycoming) and is chaired by Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23), released a report summarizing the findings of four statewide hearings held to examine the growing numbers of heroin and opioid-related deaths and arrests across Pennsylvania. more»

Everett’s Series of Five Town Hall Meetings Concludes October 1

September 24, 2014

MUNCY – Rep. Garth Everett said today his final event in a series on district-wide Town Hall Meetings will take place Wednesday, Oct. 1, at Muncy Area Volunteer Fire Company, Clarkstown Social Hall, 2355 State Route 442, Muncy.

Thursday Afternoon Muncy Fatal Crash details

9 weeks 5 days ago

State Police report that a 2 vehicle accident on Route 405 near Muncy this afternoon resulted in a fatality. more»

Arthur, Jean

10 weeks 2 days ago

Jean Arthur, 96, of Muncy, died Sunday, September 14, 2014, at her home. Her middle name was Frances, given to her by her mother, while her father was serving in France in World War 1. She was born on June 15, 1918, in Lairdsville; her parents were Lee C. and Maggie Diltz Harding. more»

Everett Urges Senate Passage of Legislation to Provide Drug Overdose Response Immunity

September 18, 2014

HARRISBURG – The House returned legislation to further prevent drug overdose deaths to the Senate with an amendment allowing individuals to aid opioid drug overdose victims by administering naloxone in an emergency situation, said Rep. Garth Everett (R-Lycoming) today. The bill, Senate Bill 1164, would also provide legal immunity to those individuals who aid victims by summoning medical help.

Everett Salutes September as Emergency Preparedness Month

September 17, 2014

HARRISBURG – The House unanimously passed House Resolution 998 today which designates September as Emergency Preparedness Month in Pennsylvania, said Rep. Garth Everett (R-Lycoming), a sponsor of the measure.

Baysore, Betty J.

10 weeks 3 days ago

Betty J. Baysore, 76, of Muncy passed into the arms of her loving Savior, Tuesday September 9, 2014, at her home. She was born January 18, 1938, in Muncy a daughter of the late Clyde and Mary Taylor Nickles. more»

Heberling, Lynn H.

11 weeks 1 day ago

Lynn H. Heberling, 88, of Muncy, died Monday, September 8, 2014 at his home.

Born December 23, 1925 in Muncy, he was a son of the late Lewis A. and Florence Blue Heberling. He and his wife, the former Elsie K. Kemrer, celebrated 62 years of marriage on March 22, 2014. more»

Everett’s Series of Five Town Hall Meetings Continues into October

September 11, 2014

MUNCY – Rep. Garth Everett (R-Lycoming) reminds residents that his series of live Town Hall Meetings continues Wednesday, Sept. 17, at the Ralston Volunteer Fire Company, 10973 State Route 14, Ralston. There are two more meetings coming in the future as well.

CFA Awards Funding for Williamsport Regional Airport Authority

September 10, 2014

HARRISBURG – Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23) and Rep. Garth Everett (R-84) joined with the Lycoming County Commissioners to announce that the Williamsport Regional Airport Authority will be receiving a $1.5 million grant through the Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) under the state’s newly created Multimodal Transportation Fund.

Booth, June R.

11 weeks 5 days ago

Born October 12, 1927 in Wilkes-Barre, she was a daughter of the late George D. and Ethel M. Thompson Kline. Her husband of 39 years, Edwin M. Booth Jr., preceded her in death on March 3, 1986. more»

Everett and Yaw Senior Expo to Take Place Next Week

September 5, 2014

MUNCY – Rep. Garth Everett (R-Lycoming) and Sen. Gene Yaw (R-Bradford/Lycoming/ Sullivan/ Susquehanna/Union) remind area residents that they will be holding a joint Senior Expo on Tuesday, Sept. 9, at the Pennsdale Civic Center, 261 Village Road, Pennsdale. It will take place between the hours of 9:30 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Everett Announces Series of Town Hall Meetings

September 3, 2014

MUNCY – Rep. Garth Everett (R-Lycoming) announced today that he will host a series of town hall meetings across the 84th District to give local residents an opportunity to discuss issues related to state government.

Burgett, Edward H.

12 weeks 2 days ago

Edward H. Burgett, 72, of Muncy, died Sunday, August 31, 2014 at his home.

Born July 10, 1942 in Muncy, he was a son of the late Donald J. and Elizabeth Rife Burgett. He and his wife, the former Anita Kay Rupert, celebrated 52 years of marriage on July 6, 2014. more»

Reese, Bruce "Butch"

12 weeks 1 day ago

Bruce J. “Butch” Reese, 65, of Hughesville died Wednesday August 27, 2014 at ManorCare South, Williamsport. He was born August 11, 1949, in Muncy, a son of the late Randolph L. and Pauline C. Spearman Reese.

Butch graduated from Hughesville High School, Class of 1967 and worked at the former Anton Waldman and Associates. He was an avid hunter and fisherman. more»

Middaugh, Bruce C.

14 weeks 2 days ago

Bruce C. Middaugh Sr., 93, of Muncy died Sunday August 17, 2014, at the Muncy Valley Hospital, Skilled Nursing Unit.

He was born January 18, 1921, in Kalamazoo, MI, a son of the late Herbert and Esther Westbrook Middaugh. November 23, 1945, he married Geraldine Foust, who died September 12, 1992. more»

Baysore, Del Raymond

14 weeks 4 days ago

Del Raymond Baysore, 83, a resident of Muncy, PA, passed away on Friday, August 15, 2014 at his residence. Born in Muncy, Lycoming County, PA, on Monday, July 6, 1931, he was the son of the late William L. and Mary M. (Dimm) Baysore.  more»

Woodside, Franklin M.

14 weeks 4 days ago

Franklin M. Woodside, 87, a resident of Muncy, PA, went home to be with his Lord on Friday, August 15, 2014 in the Susquehanna Health Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Unit at Muncy Valley Hospital. Born in Muncy, Lycoming County, PA, on Sunday, January 30, 1927, he was the son of the late Oakland G. and Helen E. (Merrill) Woodside.  more»

LaForme, Kathryn C.

14 weeks 4 days ago

 Kathryn C. LaForme, 87, a resident of Montgomery, PA, passed away on Friday, August 15, 2014 in the Watsontown Health & Rehab Center. Born in Muncy, Lycoming County, PA, on Thursday, May 5, 1927, she was the daughter of the late Calvin and Olive (Seid) Barto.  more»

Shaner, Gary P.

15 weeks 4 days ago

Gary P. Shaner, 61, of Muncy, died Friday, August 8, 2014, of injuries he sustained from a motor vehicle accident in Pennsville, NJ.

Born September 29, 1952 in Muncy, he was a son of the late Dean P. and Betty J. Motter Shaner.

Gary was employed at Andritz, Muncy, for over 37 years. He enjoyed playing golf and drag racing. more»

Pennsylvania Education Funding: A Look At the Facts

August 12, 2014

Since 2011, when Gov. Tom Corbett took office and Republicans regained the majority in the state House, I have heard ad nauseam about how “Corbett cut education by a billion dollars” or “Corbett is underfunding education.” Let’s just take a look at the facts.

Pennsylvania Education Funding: A Look At the Facts

August 12, 2014

Since 2011, when Gov. Tom Corbett took office and Republicans regained the majority in the state House, I have heard ad nauseam about how “Corbett cut education by a billion dollars” or “Corbett is underfunding education.” Let’s just take a look at the facts.

Shaner, Carl Oscar

15 weeks 3 days ago

Carl Oscar Shaner, 89, of Muncy passed away on Saturday, August 9, 2014 in Williamsport Regional Medical Center surrounded by family. more»

“Passage to Freedom: Secrets of the Underground Railroad”

15 weeks 2 days ago

September 1 – 30, 2014

Mondays through Saturdays, noon to 8 p.m.

Sundays, noon to 4 p.m. (Special hours for student/tour groups…contact 570-546-5917) more»

Making Strides Participates in Macy's Ninth Annual “Shop For A Cause”

15 weeks 2 days ago
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Macy's helps local charity raise funds and awareness to help local residents get the services they need to fight breast cancer more»

Muncy Historical Society’s “Under the Night Sky – Half the Park is After Dark” Event

15 weeks 6 days ago
This reproduction canal cargo boat was removed from the PA Canal Society Easton, PA facility in January 2012 by Muncy Historical Society volunteers. It is being reconstructed near the historic canal at the Muncy Heritage Park and Nature Trail, 601 Pepper Street, Muncy Creek Township. Image Provided.

On Friday, August 15 at 7 p.m., the Muncy Historical Society will host its third “Under the Night Sky” event at the Society’s Heritage Park and Nature Trail, 601 Pepper Street, Muncy. In the event of inclement weather, the evening’s activities will be moved to Saturday, August 16, also beginning at 7 p.m. more»

“Once” Is Not Enough: Carney’s Begin Again Even Better

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Every now and then, a movie comes along that’s so much fun to watch, it oughta be declared a controlled substance.

John Carney’ s “Begin Again” is the latest such film -- maybe the best  ever made about the power of music. more»

Bitler, Robert A.

17 weeks 20 hours ago

 Robert A. (Cowboy Bob) Bitler, Sr., 78, a resident of Muncy, PA, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 in the Geisinger Medical Center. Born in Millville, Columbia County, PA, on Friday, May 8, 1936, he was the son of the late Harry T. and Eva (Sponenburg) Bitler.

    Bob honorably served during the Korean Conflict with the U.S. Army. more»

PA Commonwealth Speaker Catherine Kerrison to Present “Searching for the Life of Harriet Hemings” at the Lycoming County Historical Society

17 weeks 10 hours ago
Catherine Kerrison, PhD. Image Provided.

Williamsport (August 2) – The Lycoming County Genealogical and
Lycoming County Historical Societies will co-host Commonwealth Speaker
Catherine Kerrison’s presentation “Searching for the Life of Harriet
Hemings” at their 858 W. Fourth Street location Saturday, August 2 at more»

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