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.

Bay, Beatrice R.

2 years 42 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 42 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 42 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 42 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 43 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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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 43 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 43 weeks ago

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Sherwood, Frank L. “Red” Sr.,

2 years 43 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 43 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 44 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 44 weeks ago

James R. Withers more»

Clayton, Robert L.

2 years 44 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 44 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 44 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 44 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 45 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 45 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 45 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 45 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 45 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 45 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 45 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 45 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 45 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 45 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 45 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 45 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 46 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 46 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»

Flooding, power outages affect some PPL Electric Utilities customers

2 years 46 weeks ago

Continuing deluges plaguing areas including Bloomsburg, Wilkes-Barre
 
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (Sept. 8 , 2011) -- Parts of an already water-logged PPL Electric Utilities service territory are facing major flooding and power outages as Mother Nature refuses to release her rainy grip on the region. more»

Rider Park Celebration

Dear RDA Members,
Mark your calendar, and come help us celebrate Rider Park! As we approach
the 1-year anniversary of last year's successful campaign to stop the First
Community Foundation from leasing Rider Park for gas drilling, RDA is
planning a “Celebrate Ride Park” picnic-style reception. You and your

Coffin, Larry B.

2 years 46 weeks ago

Larry B. Coffin

(April 24, 1949 - September 1, 2011)
 
Larry B. Coffin, Sr., 62, a resident of Muncy, PA, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011 at his residence following an extended illness.

Born in Slatington, Lehigh Co. County, PA, on Sunday, April 24, 1949, he was the son of the late Nelson and Bertha (Hunsicker) Coffin. more»

Corvettes Rev into Muncy Sept. 17

2 years 46 weeks ago
(Photo courtesy of MPBA via Facebook)

Details for the annual corvette show in Muncy were discussed during last Thursday’s monthly meeting of the Muncy Professional and Business Association.

The organization has successfully partnered with the Susquehanna Valley Corvette Club to display nearly 150 cars on Saturday, Sept. 17, as the “Fourth Annual Corvette Show/Artists in Our Own Backyard” festival begins. more»

Old Shoe Trophy Remains in Muncy

2 years 47 weeks ago
The varsity squad of Muncy Indians proudly poses with the Old Shoe trophy (photo by Muncy Indians Football via Facebook)

Thirty-two times since 1961, Muncy has won the Old Shoe trophy, including this year's match against Montgomery on Friday, Sept. 2. Muncy routed the Red Raiders 19-0. Other winners during Friday night football action included Hughesville over Warrior Run 11-8 and Lewisburg defeating Milton 49-6.

Hollenbach, Doris P.

2 years 47 weeks ago

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Andrews, Gloria M.

2 years 47 weeks ago

Gloria M. Andrews
(August 21, 1928 - August 30, 2011)

Gloria M. Andrews, 83, a resident of Park Place North,  Muncy, PA, passed away on Tuesday, August 30, 2011 at her residence.

Born in Clinton Twp., Lycoming County, PA, on Tuesday, August 21, 1928, she was the daughter of the late Stanley M. and Anna Mae (Scott) Hartman. more»

Susquehanna Health Announces Healthy Events for September 2011

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2 years 47 weeks ago

Several events designed to benefit the community and provide health information have been scheduled by Susquehanna Health in the month of September.

Osteoporosis Screening Available September 9 at The LifeCenterTM more»

Blue Shoe, Red Shoe: Annual Trophy a Prize Between Muncy and Montgomery

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The Old Shoe trophy

For the 51st consecutive year, an annual grudge match between rivaling football teams is scheduled for Friday, Sept. 2, kicking off the regular season of PIAA varsity football in Lycoming County.

Born out of a half-practical joke in 1961, the Old Shoe Trophy remains the ultimate prize as Muncy and neighboring Montgomery meet this year at 7 p.m. on Montgomery soil. more»

Mailbox Baseball in Franklin and Jordan Townships

2 years 47 weeks ago

Mailbox Baseball in Franklin and Jordan Townships – PSP Montoursville say six mailboxes were reported damaged during the overnight hours of Aug. 14. Trooper Christine Fye said mailboxes were smashed on Funston and German roads in Franklin Township, and on Gordner Road in Jordan Township between the hours of 10 p.m. and 7:30 a.m. Anyone with information is asked to contact 570.368.5700. more»

Marino Tours Son Light House

2 years 47 weeks ago
U.S. Rep. Tom Marino (left) listens as Ken Frey, president of the Son Light House, explains that funding was cut nearly in half to the Son Light House, a food distribution source for the financially-qualified in eastern Lycoming County

U.S. Rep. Tom Marino toured the Son Light House in Muncy during a series of visits this month in Lycoming County.

Citizens Marcellus Shale Commission

[image: Citizens Marcellus Citizens Commission] Dear RDA Members,
We are pleased to announce that a new commission launching this week will
give you, as a citizen of Pennsylvania, an opportunity to share your views
about drilling in the Marcellus Shale.
Former state Representatives Carole Rubley and Dan Surra will co-chair

Loyalsock Township Taxidermy Theft

2 years 47 weeks ago

Loyalsock Township Taxidermy Theft – PSP Montoursville report a theft at a Lycoming County business this month. Trooper Troy Hendershot said someone removed 11 various animal hides from Andy’s Taxidermy business, located on 1719 Bloomingrove Road. The hides, valued at $1,500 were in an outdoor freezer, either in black of white plastic bags, Hendershot said. more»

Snyder, Randall L. Jr.

2 years 47 weeks ago

Randall L. Snyder, Jr. more»

Deserters, Civil War Opposition Topic of Muncy Event

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2 years 47 weeks ago

MUNCY -- The Civil War Road Show continues with Muncy Historical Society's next event: a Civil War homefront talk by Robert Sandow at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 11, at First United Methodist Church, 602 S. Market St., Muncy.

The lecture resumes the historical society's slate of board meetings and refreshments will follow the presentation. more»

Storm-related State Road Closures in North Central Pa.

2 years 48 weeks ago

Montoursville - PennDOT advises drivers that state roads may be closed or restricted in north central Pa. because of flooding and/or downed trees and power lines caused by Hurricane Irene. more»

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