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.

Shadduck, Lionel E.

2 years 44 weeks ago

Lionel E. Shadduck

Aug. 15, 1923 ~ Oct. 12, 2011 more»

Muncy Man in Custody

2 years 44 weeks ago

Muncy Man in Custody – PSP Montoursville took a Muncy man into custody on Sunday Oct. Trooper Michael Shipman said shortly before 4 p.m., Eric L. Doucet was traveling on a motorized scooter along the berm of Route 2104 near Old Cement Road in Fairfield Township. It was determined that Doucet was wanted on a bench warrant. more»

Fry, Floyd S. Sr.

2 years 45 weeks ago

Floyd S. Fry, Sr. more»

Muncy Valley Hospital Skilled Nursing Unit Community Open House Scheduled

2 years 45 weeks ago
Muncy Valley Hospital completed a major renovation of its Skilling Nursing Unit and is hosting a community open house on Sunday, October 23.

Muncy Valley Hospital completed a major renovation of its Skilling Nursing Unit and is hosting a community open house on Sunday, October 23 from 2 to 4 pm with a brief ceremony and ribbon cutting beginning promptly at 2 pm. more»

Muncy Valley Hospital Skilled Nursing Unit Community Open House Scheduled

2 years 45 weeks ago

Muncy Valley Hospital completed a major renovation of its Skilled Nursing Unit and is hosting a community open house on Sunday, October 23 from 2 to 4 p.m. with a brief ceremony and ribbon cutting beginning promptly at 2 p.m. more»

McQuillen Gerard H. “Jerry” Jr.,

2 years 45 weeks ago

Gerard H. McQuillen Jr.

(September 20, 1966 - October 5, 2011)

Gerard H. “Jerry” McQuillen Jr., 45, of 20 Cherokee Lane, lost his battle with cancer, Wednesday, October 5, 2011, at the Gatehouse Hospice surrounded by his family. more»

I-180 Bridge Repair Project near Turbotville Starts Oct. 10

2 years 45 weeks ago

Montoursville - A bridge repair project on Interstate 180 near Turbotville starts Monday, Oct. 10.

Contractor Glenn O. Hawbaker, Inc. will begin repairs to the crash-damaged concrete beams on two bridges that carry I-180 over Route 54.

The work involves concrete repairs and placement of fiber-reinforced epoxy on the damaged beams. more»

Williamsport Police Charge Man With Armed Robbery

2 years 45 weeks ago

Williamsport Police Charge Man With Armed Robbery – Williamsport Bureau of Police arrested and charged a Williamsport man minutes after he robbed a drug store. Larry L. Burden Jr. of 1015 Market St., Apt. 6, was identified as the gunman who robbed the Rite Aid, 14 Fifth St this morning. more»

Everett Bill to Address Frac Fluid Concerns

December 31, 1969

HARRISBURG – In response to concerns voiced by many Commonwealth residents about the chemical makeup of fracking fluids used by well drillers, Rep. Garth Everett (R-Lycoming) today introduced legislation to require full public disclosure of the chemical composition of the fluid used to hydro-fracture the shale in the production of Marcellus natural gas.

Everett Bill to Address Frac Fluid Concerns

December 31, 1969

HARRISBURG – In response to concerns voiced by many Commonwealth residents about the chemical makeup of fracking fluids used by well drillers, Rep. Garth Everett (R-Lycoming) today introduced legislation to require full public disclosure of the chemical composition of the fluid used to hydro-fracture the shale in the production of Marcellus natural gas.

Kilgus, Marion Laurenson

2 years 46 weeks ago

Marion Laurenson Kilgus

July 15, 1921 ~ October 5, 2011

Marion Laurenson Kilgus, 90, of 394 E. Penn St., Muncy, died Wednesday, October 5, 2011, at the Williamsport Regional Medical Center.

Born in Huntersville on July 15, 1921, she was a daughter of the late Cloyd H. and Margaret E. (Goldy) Laurenson.  Her husband, Harold B. Kilgus, preceded her in death. more»

Spend a Weekend in Historic Muncy

2 years 46 weeks ago
The Storm’s antique collection have been borrowed for the Palmer Museum’s PA Tri-Centennial Exhibit at Penn State University and featured in Colonial Homes magazine.

MUNCY – Experience the beauty and charm of one of Pennsylvania’s finest communities as the Muncy Historical Society hosts its annual Historic Homes and Walking Tour from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, October 16. more»

Forest fragmentation, Ban gas drilling in our National Forests

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Dear RDA Members,
Through your shared comments and feedback, we came to realize that the
intended tone of last week's newsletter was misinterpreted by some of our
readers. We apologize if you were one. That said, we continue to believe the
rig tour was a valuable experience in RDA's ongoing endeavors to learn all

Burglary in Mill Creek Township

2 years 46 weeks ago

Burglary in Mill Creek Township – PSP Montoursville report a burglary which occurred around 2:30 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 3. Trooper Doebler said someone entered an unlocked service door on the north side residence belonging to Jeffrey Shaw who lives at 110 Lockard Road, Muncy. more»

Palmeter, Daniel James Sr.

2 years 46 weeks ago

Daniel James Palmeter, Sr.

Dec. 5, 1951 ~ Oct. 2, 2011

Daniel James Palmeter, Sr., 59, of 107 N. Market St., Muncy, died Sunday, October 2, 2011 at home.

Born Dec. 5, 1951 in Williamsport, he was a son of the late Henry and Marjorie (VanVolkenburg) Palmeter.  On Dec. 9, 1972, he married the former Susan M. Sementelli, who survives. more»

Tyson, Ruth E.

2 years 46 weeks ago

Ruth E Tyson

(June 20, 1934 - September 26, 2011)

Ruth E. Tyson, 77 of Candy Lane, Northumberland, passed away Monday, September 26, 2011 at her home. more»

Bay, Beatrice R.

2 years 46 weeks ago

Beatrice R. Bay

(November 29, 1925 - September 30, 2011)

Beatrice R. Bay, 85, of Muncy died Friday, September 30, 2011, at Sycamore Manor, Montoursville.

Born November 29, 1925, in Pennsdale, she was a daughter of the late Narber P. and Beatrice Robb Fry. She and her husband, LaRue S. Bay, celebrated 63 years of marriage on March 17, 2011. more»

Snyder, Logan G.

2 years 46 weeks ago

Logan G. Snyder

(September 29, 2011 - September 29, 2011)

Logan G. Snyder, infant son of Gregory A. and Dana R. Vandine Snyder, passed away Thursday, September 29, 2011, at Geisinger Medical Center. more»

Hetzel, Sarah J.

2 years 46 weeks ago

Sarah J. Hetzel

(August 23, 1926 - October 1, 2011)

Sarah J. Hetzel, 85, of 2001 Memorial Avenue, formerly of Liberty, died Saturday, October 1, 2011 at the Williamsport Regional Medical Center.

Sarah and her husband, Carl W. Hetzel, observed their 60th wedding anniversary on August 17, 2011. more»

Susquehanna Health Announces Healthy Events for October 2011

2 years 46 weeks ago

October 1, 2011, WILLIAMSPORT—Susquehanna Health announces healthy events scheduled for the month of October that are designed to provide health information and benefit the community.

Dining with Diabetes Course Scheduled for October more»

Muncy Historical Society hosts Repasz Band

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This piece of sheet music for the "Repasz Band March" was produced by the Vandersloot Music Co. in Williamsport. Vandersloot was one of the leading producers of sheet music in the country at one time during the early 1900s. [LCHS].

MUNCY – The Civil War theme continues with Muncy Historical Society’s upcoming concert, “Civil War Era Music,” performed by the Repasz Band at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 9 in the Muncy High School Auditorium, 200 W. Penn St. more»

SCI-Muncy Department of Corrections Receives Significant Federal Grant

2 years 46 weeks ago
Main hall at SCI-Muncy (mcclureco.com)

HARRISBURG -- The Department of Corrections will invest two new federal grants, totaling more than $600,000, to help provide treatment for female offenders with mental health and substance abuse issues, as well as support criminal justice research within the state prison system. more»

Volunteer Opportunities Plentiful in Lycoming County

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Williamsport Crosscutters more»

Rig Tour Report

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Dear RDA Members,
We are still getting back to normal around here, but a couple of our working
group members went on rig tour on Monday to try and learn how industry
practices are changing.
Two things stood out upon approaching the well pad, perched high up on a
hillside in a wide valley of mixed forest and meadow country in one of our

Eisele, Lee L.

2 years 47 weeks ago

Lee L Eisele more»

Everett Urges Action to Establish a State Disaster Assistance Fund

December 31, 1969

HARRISBURG -- After participating in a joint hearing of the Senate and House Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness committees in Harrisburg Tuesday, Rep. Garth Everett (R-Lycoming), a member of the House committee, urged the Legislature and Gov. Tom Corbett to take swift action to establish a Commonwealth Disaster Assistance Fund.

Everett Urges Action to Establish a State Disaster Assistance Fund

December 31, 1969

HARRISBURG -- After participating in a joint hearing of the Senate and House Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness committees in Harrisburg Tuesday, Rep. Garth Everett (R-Lycoming), a member of the House committee, urged the Legislature and Gov. Tom Corbett to take swift action to establish a Commonwealth Disaster Assistance Fund.

Holdren, David G.

2 years 47 weeks ago

David G. Holdren more»

Sherwood, Frank L. “Red” Sr.,

2 years 47 weeks ago

Frank L. “Red” Sherwood, Sr.

Sept. 22, 1923 ~ Sept. 25, 2011

Frank L. “Red” Sherwood, Sr., 88, of 440 Kepner Hill Road, Muncy, died Sunday, September 25, 2011 at the Muncy Valley Hospital, surrounded by his family. more»

Cruelty to Animals in Limestone Township

2 years 47 weeks ago

Cruelty to Animals in Limestone Township – PSP Montoursville cited two people in an incident of cruelty to animals/dog law violation which occurred on Wednesday, Sept. 21 around 1 p.m. Trooper John Maggs said Samantha Howells’ dog left its property and attacked Rosa Maria Titus, 70, of Jersey Shore. more»

Harassment in Muncy Township

2 years 47 weeks ago

Harassment in Muncy Township – PSP Montoursville report an incident of harassment which occurred on Monday, Sept. 19 around 5:30 p.m. in Muncy Township. As Michael Mesko, of Wilkes Barre pulled over into the Big Lots parking lot at Lycoming Mall so he could get directions. Ted Bryan Wyland approached Mesko’s truck. more»

Withers, James R.

2 years 47 weeks ago

James R. Withers more»

Clayton, Robert L.

2 years 47 weeks ago

Robert L. Clayton

(April 8, 1935 - September 21, 2011)
 
Robert L. Clayton, 76, of Hughesville, died Wednesday, September 21, 2011, at the Muncy Valley Hospital Skilled Nursing Unit.
Born April 8, 1935, in Hughesville, he was a son of the late DeWitt B. and Ethel L. Criswell Clayton. more»

Seitzer, Ralph Paul

2 years 48 weeks ago

Ralph Paul Seitzer

(March 25, 1953 - September 19, 2011)

Ralph Paul Seitzer, 58, of 1380 Morgan Avenue, died Monday, September 19, 2011 following a long illness. more»

Identity Theft, Burglaries Reported in Lycoming County

2 years 48 weeks ago

Identity Theft, Burglaries Reported in Lycoming County – PSP Montoursville say numerous reports involving identity theft and burglaries occurred in August and September, including: more»

Citizen's Commission Hearing This Wednesday

Dear RDA Members,
*The* *Citizen's Marcellus Shale Commission* *hearing in Williamsport will
be this Wednesday, September 21st, from 6 – 9 pm* *in Lycoming College’s
Heim Hall Room G-11. *Free parking is available in the lot off Mulberry
Street. If you would like to share your opinion or talk about how you have

Burglaries Reported in Lycoming County

2 years 48 weeks ago

Burglaries Reported in Lycoming County  – PSP Montoursville continue to investigate numerous burglaries which occurred this month in Lycoming County, including: more»

Susquehanna Health’s Annual Hunter’s Fair

2 years 48 weeks ago

Susquehanna Health’s Annual Hunter’s Fair will be held Tuesday,  Sept. 20, 1-6 p.m. in the auditorium at Divine Providence Hospital, 1100 Grampian Boulevard, Williamsport

Information on state government services, health care, hunting and fishing, in addition to free screenings and blood tests (some of the blood tests will have a small fee) are available. more»

Deeter, Delbert L.

2 years 48 weeks ago

Delbert L. Deeter

March 26, 1933 ~ September 12, 2011

Delbert L. Deeter, 78, of Warren Ave. Williamsport died Monday, September 12, 2011 at the Gatehouse at Divine Providence Hospital.

Born March 26, 1933 in Montgomery, PA, he was a son of the late George and Bessie Phillips Deeter more»

Driver Injured in Muncy Creek Township Crash

2 years 48 weeks ago

Driver Injured in Muncy Creek Township Crash – PSP Montoursville say a 67-year-old man was transported to the hospital for injuries following a rear-end collision on Sept. 5. Richard L. Forsyth, of Hughesville was waiting for the vehicle in front of him to proceed through the intersection at Route 405/442 when the car he was operating was rear-ended by Richard L. Summers of Muncy. more»

PFA Violated in Woodward Township

2 years 48 weeks ago

PFA Violated in Woodward Township – PSP Montoursville arrested a Linden man after he violated a protection from abuse order earlier this month. John William Bird Sr., 57, of 120 Harvest Moon Park, grabbed a 54-year-old woman by the right arm and twisted it until injury. Trooper Erik J. Barlett said the incident occurred on Sept. 4 shortly before 4 p.m.. more»

Mirabito's Office, Muncy Elementary School, Site of Flood Recovery Collections for Victims

2 years 48 weeks ago
Donations of cleaning supplies and other household items are now being accepted at Rep. Rick Mirabito's office in Williamsport. (mississippi-umc.org)

Thousands of residents in the area have been impacted by the recent flooding due to Tropical Storm Lee. Many of these people are in desperate need of basic supplies. Rep. Rick Mirabito is urging area residents to help in whatever way they can.   more»

Susquehanna Health Joins State’s Largest Health Information Exchange

2 years 48 weeks ago

Susquehanna Health in Williamsport, PA is the newest health community to join health IT network aimed at coordinating care, improving patient outcomes. more»

Disaster Preparedness Class Canceled

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2 years 49 weeks ago

The Disaster Preparedness: Prepare Before Disaster Strikes session with the Red Cross scheduled for Thursday, September 15 at The LifeCenter, Lycoming Mall has been canceled due to the recent flooding in the region. The session will be rescheduled.

Counting Our Blessings

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**Dear RDA Members,*
Our sympathies, best thoughts, wishes and prayers go out to all who have
suffered due to last week’s flooding in Pennsylvania and New York.
Our regular newsletter editor, Barb Jarmoska, who’s home, office and family
retreat since the early 1930’s was right in the path of the record flood

Susquehanna Health To Offer Free Tetanus Shots to Flood Victims

2 years 49 weeks ago
Susquehanna Health is providing free tetanus shots for flood victims (buzzle.com)

September 13, 2012 –To address the health needs of area flood victims, Susquehanna Health is offering free tetanus shots beginning Wednesday, Sept. 14. Individuals may come to the emergency department at Williamsport Regional Medical Center or Muncy Valley Hospital at any time to receive a free tetanus shot. more»

Used Safety Seat Collection Scheduled Sept. 19 in Lycoming County

2 years 49 weeks ago

Montoursville - Several area organizations are teaming up to make sure that old child safety seats are taken out of circulation. The seat collection or "bounty" is on Monday, Sept. 19 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Burger King Restaurant, 180 South Lycoming Mall Road near Muncy. The event is being held during National Child Passenger Safety Week (Sept. more»

Fair, Alberta M.

2 years 49 weeks ago

Alberta M. Fair

(July 3, 1920 - September 8, 2011)
 
Alberta M. Fair, 91, of Cardinal Lane, Muncy, passed away Thursday, September 8, 2011 at McKee Medical Center, Loveland, Colorado. She had been residing with her daughter in Fort Collins the past two months. more»

Smith, Wilfred E.

2 years 49 weeks ago

Wilfred E. Smith

(September 11, 2011 - September 11, 2011)
 
Wilfred E. Smith, infant son of Ashleigh M. Modispaw and Matthew D. Smith, passed away Sunday, September 11, 2011, at the Williamsport Regional Medical Center. more»

Kuhns, Valeria J.

2 years 49 weeks ago

Valeria J. Kuhns

(August 18, 1927 - September 11, 2011)
 
Valeria J. Kuhns, 84, of 332 West Penn Street, Muncy, died Sunday, September 11, 2011 at the home of her son and daughter-in-Law, Tim and Cindy Kuhns of Cogan Station, with her family at her bed side. more»

An Open Letter From WLCC President Vince Matteo

2 years 49 weeks ago

The Williamsport/Lycoming Chamber of Commerce is concerned about your business and the impact the flooding has had on you, your employees and the community.  Therefore I am writing to ask you to let us know if your business has been impacted by the events of the past few days. more»

Sen. Yaw and Rep. Everett Announce Senior Expo 2011

2 years 49 weeks ago

Senator Gene Yaw (R-23) and Representative Garth Everett (R-84) will host a free ‘Informational Fair for Seniors’ that will provide information on:
•         Government Services
•         Health Screenings
•         Transportation and Recreation more»

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