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 Presents House Citation to State Champion Archer

June 17, 2013

HARRISBURG – Rep. Garth Everett (R-Lycoming) honored Emalee Lunger of Muncy today with the presentation of a House citation for her state championship in the Pennsylvania State Indoor Archery Cadet Bowhunter Unlimited AA challenge category.

Snyder, Marjorie

51 weeks 5 days ago

Marjorie V. Snyder

Marjorie V. Snyder, 81, of Muncy went to be with her heavenly father on Friday, April 26, 2013 surrounded by her loving family at her home.

She was born April 13, 1932 in Williamsport, the daughter of Thomas and Elizabeth (Shank-Strouse) Mumma. more»

Snyder, Harold LaRue

44 weeks 6 days ago

Harold LaRue Snyder

Harold LaRue Snyder, 85, of Heatherbrook Estates, Muncy, died Thursday, June 13, 2013, at the Gatehouse. more»

Everett Votes to Advance Budget Bill to Senate

June 13, 2013

HARRISBURG – Following a nearly day-long debate Wednesday, Rep. Garth Everett (R-Lycoming) voted to advance House Bill 1437 to the Senate for its consideration. The bill, which passed 108-92, contains the General Fund budget proposal.

Historical Society, Kiwanis Golf Tourney Benefits Heritage Park

44 weeks 6 days ago

The Vintage Course at White Deer Public Golf Course was an ideal setting for this year’s co-sponsored 2013 Muncy Cup golf event. more»

PASA Offers Organic Grain Workshop in Centre County

June 13, 2013

Sow the Grains of Knowledge: Organic Wheat, Spelt, Emmer & Einkorn Production
Workshop in Centre County for Grain Enthusiasts of All Levels
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Style over Substance -- but what great style!

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45 weeks 5 days ago

NOW YOU SEE ME
*** (out of four)

“Now You See Me” is a pretty much case of style over substance.

But what style! more»

Wright, Violet M.

46 weeks 4 days ago

Violet M. Wright 

(April 23, 1937 - June 1, 2013)

Violet M. Wright, 76, of South Williamsport, died Saturday, June 1, 2013, at the Gatehouse. more»

STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS

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47 weeks 1 day ago
Zoe Saldana is Nyota Uhura, who must choose between her love for Spock, played by Zachary Quinto, and the good of her team.

Movie No. 12 and Still Going Strong

***1/2 (out of four)

Quick -- think of a franchise where later entries are among the best.

Maybe Dr. Who; maybe Sherlock Holmes; maybe 007, who’s taken on new life with Daniel Craig. more»

Historical Societies Launch Second Passport to History Program

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47 weeks 5 days ago
Muncy Historical Society

Eleven Lycoming County historical museums have partnered together for the second “Passport to History” Program which runs from June 1 to August 3. more»

PASA Offers Renewable Energy Workshop in Bedford County

May 23, 2013

Micro-Hydro Can Be a Reliable, Low-Cost Supplement for Farms & Small Businesses more»

Reynolds, Ruth Louise

48 weeks 3 days ago

Ruth Louise Reynolds, 78, of 890 Allen Drive, Muncy, died Sunday, May 19, 2013 at her home. more»

Whitmoyer, Gloria A.

48 weeks 4 days ago

Gloria A Whitmoyer

(February 10, 1944 - May 18, 2013)

Gloria A. Whitmoyer, 69, of Muncy was ushered into glory on May 18, 2013 after an extended illness, while being cared for at the Gate House in Williamsport. more»

Foust, Mildred L. “Millie”

48 weeks 4 days ago

Mildred L. “Millie” Foust

Mildred L. “Millie” Foust, 82, of Muncy, died Saturday, May 18, 2013 at the Williamsport Regional Medical Center. more»

GOLDEN GATSBY: DiCaprio opens up the book

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48 weeks 5 days ago

*** (out of four)

Imagine a lovely, gold-leaf, hardback copy of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s “The Great Gatsby.”

Now imagine getting hit over the head with it, firmly and repeatedly.

That’s how the first 20 minutes feels in Baz Luhrmann’s glitzy new film version of the 1925 classic. more»

IRON MAN 3: Box-office glory despite some flaws

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49 weeks 16 hours ago

*** (out of four)

“Iron Man 3” has one great strength and one liability:

The script. more»

Muncy Historical Society Dedicates Its Heritage Park, Nature Trail

49 weeks 16 hours ago
Bill Poulton, Muncy Historical Society president, serves as a tour guide for Lycoming College students at the Muncy Heritage Park and Nature Trail.

The Muncy Historical Society will dedicate its Heritage Park and Nature Trail at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, May 19 at the park’s location, 601 Pepper Street. more»

Gunshot Victim in Williamsport

49 weeks 3 days ago

Gunshot Victim in Williamsport - Williamsport Police say a black male sustained gunshot injuries on Saturday, May 11. Captain Tim Miller said police were dispatched to 931 Park Avenue for a report of a gunshot victim at that location. Upon arrival, officers discovered a 23-year-old black male with an apparent gunshot wound to his lower left leg. more»

Hospital Marks Three Decades of Annual Lawn Party

49 weeks 4 days ago

The 30th annual Muncy Valley Hospital Lawn Party is scheduled Saturday, June 15 from 6:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the grounds of the hospital, 215 East Water Street. more»

Toland, Annette

50 weeks 2 days ago

Annette Toland

(December 22, 1916 - May 6, 2013)

Annette Toland, 96, formerly of Muncy, died May 6, 2013, in Raritan, New Jersey.

Born December 22, 1916, in Philadelphia, she was a daughter of the late Charles and Florence Boglivo Schiavo. Her husband, James Toland, preceded her in death on January 27, 2007. more»

Ryder, Myron R. (Red)

49 weeks 5 days ago

Myron R. Ryder

(September 3, 1926 - May 10, 2013)

Myron R. (Red) Ryder, 86, a resident of Muncy, PA, passed away on Friday, May 10, 2013 in the Williamsport Regional Medical Center. more»

Texas Man Jailed Following Muncy Traffic Stop

49 weeks 6 days ago

Texas Man Jailed Following Muncy Traffic Stop - A 21-year-old Roma, Texas man was jailed after it was discovered he was driving under the influence of alcohol and was carrying a firearm without a license. PSP Montoursville Trooper Justin Rososchil said shortly before 2 a.m. more»

Sheets, Beatrice L. “Tiny”

50 weeks 5 days ago

Beatrice L. "Tiny" Sheets 

(May 23, 1926 - May 3, 2013)

Beatrice L. “Tiny” Sheets, 86, of Eagles Mere, died Friday, May 3, 2013, at the Muncy Valley Hospital Skilled Nursing Unit. more»

Here’s 'Mud' in Your Eye

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50 weeks 4 days ago

Thought-provoking thriller with great performances and gorgeous visuals

*** (out of four)

 

Chivalry is not dead. more»

Applegate, Marian I.

51 weeks 4 hours ago

Marian I. Applegate

Marian I. Applegate, 93, of 192 Buck St., Clarkstown, died unexpectedly Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at Muncy Valley Hospital. more»

Take a Cruise on OBLIVION

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51 weeks 17 hours ago

First of many goodies in a promising sci-fi year
*** (out of four)

Yes, there is more going on than meets the eye in “Oblivion,” the new sci-fi hit starring Tom Cruise. more»

Lambert, Mary A.

51 weeks 2 days ago

Mary A. Lambert

(May 21, 1930 - April 29, 2013)

Mary A. Lambert, 82, a resident of Muncy, PA, passed away on Monday, April 29, 2013 in The Gatehouse at Williamsport. more»

Maiorana, Salvatore “Sal”

1 year 4 hours ago

Salvatore “Sal” Maiorana

Salvatore “Sal” Maiorana, 68, of Heim Hill Rd., Montoursville, died suddenly Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at the Williamsport Regional Medical Center. more»

Guest Article: Be A Traveler, Not A Tourist

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December 31, 1969

Today's blog is brought to you by Paige Soucie. She is the founder and CEO of Soucie Holdings LLC, a digital marketing business specializing in content writing and social media. She has a passion for cooking, writing, traveling and learning. Soucie received degrees in Journalism and Political Science, and a minor in Spanish from Arizona State University. more»

Patterson, Rev. D. Gene

1 year 3 days ago

Rev. D. Gene Patterson

May. 5, 1946 - Apr. 20, 2013

Rev. D. Gene Patterson, 66, of Picture Rocks, PA, formerly of Muncy and Ulysses, died Saturday, April 20, 2013 in The Gatehouse, Williamsport, PA. more»

Everett Invites public to attend upcoming event in Williamsport

52 weeks 17 hours ago
(Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons)

Hundreds of Pennsylvania residents filled the steps outside the Main Capitol in Harrisburg for the annual Second Amendment Action Day rally, attended by Rep. Garth Everett (R-Lycoming) and a bipartisan group of lawmakers. more»

Everett Participates in Annual Second Amendment Rally at Capitol

April 23, 2013

HARRISBURG – Hundreds of Pennsylvania residents filled the steps outside the Main Capitol in Harrisburg for the annual Second Amendment Action Day rally, attended by Rep. Garth Everett (R-Lycoming) and a bipartisan group of lawmakers. In addition, he is inviting area residents to a Second Amendment event in Williamsport on Monday, May 6.

Bitler, Shannon Christine

1 year 5 days ago

Shannon Christine Bitler

(October 26, 1993 - April 18, 2013)

Shannon Christine Bitler, 19, of Saeger’s Station Road, Montgomery, passed away Thursday, April 18, 2013 at The Gatehouse, Williamsport from injuries sustained in a vehicle accident in April of 2012. more»

Laurenson, Janice F. (Janney) Stroup

1 year 1 day ago

Janice F. Stroup Laurenson

(June 20, 1937 - April 21, 2013)

Janice F. (Janney) Stroup Laurenson, 75, loving mother to her six children, whom she greatly adored, of Hughesville, PA, passed away on Sunday, April 21, 2013 in the Muncy Valley Hospital Skilled Nursing Unit. more»

'The Impossible' deserved a shot at Best Picture -- and Best Actress

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1 year 1 day ago

**** (out of four)

“The Impossible” is a stunning reminder that we don’t go to the movies merely to be entertained.

This film about the 2004 tsunami is one of the most shattering experiences I’ve had in a theater. more»

'42' In a League of Its Own

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1 year 4 days ago

'42' a Stirring Tribute to Jackie Robinson

***1/2 (out of four)

Thanks to “A League of Their Own,” everybody knows there’s no crying in baseball.

But there is crying in baseball movies -- at least for the audience. more»

Muncy Man Faces Alleged Prowling Charges Following Early Morning Incident

1 year 4 days ago

Muncy Man Faces Alleged Prowling Charges Following Early Morning Incident - PSP Montoursville filed charges of loitering, prowling at night and disorderly conduct against 32-year-old Michael Irion of Upper Rynearson Road after he allegedly caused disturbances in Mill Creek Township. Trooper Switzer said between midnight and 4:30 a.m. more»

Barnhart, Josephine A.

1 year 1 week ago

Josephine A. Barnhart

Josephine A. Barnhart, 94, formerly of Muncy and Lock Haven, died Tuesday, April 16, 2013 at Sycamore Manor, Montoursville. more»

Richart, Leah C.

1 year 1 week ago

Leah C. Richart

(December 25, 1928 - April 15, 2013)

Leah C. Richart, 84, of Muncy, died Monday, April 15, 2013, at Muncy Valley Hospital Skilled Nursing Unit.

Born December 25, 1928, in Mainville, she was a daughter of the late Clayton and Pauline Levan George. more»

Little, James W. Chief Warrant Officer, (USAF Ret.)

1 year 1 week ago

James W. Little, Chief Warrant Officer, (USAF Ret.)

James W. Little, 89, of 101 Bella Vista Drive, Montoursville, departed this life on Sunday, April 14, 2013. more»

Hayes, Michael J.

1 year 1 week ago

Michael J. Hayes, 70, of 609 Shuttle Hill Road, Muncy, died Saturday, April 13, 2013, at the Gatehouse in Williamsport.

Born Dec. 22, 1942 in Waseca, Minnesota, he was a son of the late Marvin and Kathryn (Vidani) Hayes. On Dec. 27, 1965, he married the former Gail A. Amsrud, with whom he has shared 47 years. more»

Hoover, Jon Edward

1 year 1 week ago

Jon Edward Hoover

(August 7, 1938 - April 12, 2013) more»

Brink, Larry E.

1 year 1 week ago

Larry E. Brink

(January 5, 1942 - April 11, 2013)

Larry E. Brink, 71, formerly of Eagles Mere, died Thursday, April 11, 2013, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

Born January 5, 1942, in Muncy, he was a son of the late Ralph E. and Kathryn L. Ruckle Brink. more»

Travel Buddy of the Week: Project Hawai'i

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December 31, 1969

Congratulations to Project Hawai'i, our Travel Buddy of the Week!

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Rooker, Doris Faye

1 year 2 weeks ago

Doris Faye Rooker

Doris Faye Rooker, 65, of 381 Magill Hollow Rd., Linden, died Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at her home.

Born September 17, 1947 in Williamsport, she was a daughter of the late Howard and Sarah (Fox) Gordner. On January 17, 1967 she married Larry L. Rooker, who survives. more»

Accidental Shooting at Lycoming Mall Drive-Thru; Driver Injured

1 year 2 weeks ago

Accidental Shooting at Lycoming Mall Drive-Thru; Driver Injured - A 21-year-old man sustained bullet wounds to his hand and thigh after the gun he was handling discharged at a Muncy Township business. Trooper Troy Hansen said the unnamed male and a female passenger were in the drive through lane of Nascar McDonald's around 3:21 p.m. more»

Muncy Driver and Passengers Injured in One-Vehicle Rollover

1 year 2 weeks ago

Muncy Driver and Passengers Injured in One-Vehicle Rollover - A 50-year-old woman and three children sustained minor injuries following an accident that occurred in Muncy Creek Township at noon on Wednesday, April 3. more»

Johnson, Miriam L.

1 year 2 weeks ago

Miriam L. Johnson

(April 9, 1926 - April 3, 2013)

Miriam Lucille Johnson, 86, a resident of New Freedom, PA, formerly of Montgomery, passed away on Wednesday, April 3, 2013 in the Barbara J. Egan Nursing and Rehab Center at Shrewsbury, PA. Born in McEwensville, Northumberland County, PA, on Friday, April 9, 1926, she was the daughter of the late Elmer and Mary Elizabeth Bower. more»

Schultz, Dale E.

1 year 2 weeks ago

Dale E. Schultz

Dale E. Schultz, 79, of Mayport (Clarion County), passed away Wednesday, April 3, 2013 in Mahaffey, Pa. (Clearfield County).

He was born October 20, 1933 in Templeton, the son of Veto and Sara Bell (Anderson) Schultz. more»

Doane, Pamela R.

1 year 3 weeks ago

Pamela R. Doane

Pamela R. Doane, 59, of Cogan Station, died Sunday, March 31, 2013 surrounded by her family, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

Born July 10, 1953 in Williamsport, she was a daughter to Howard and Irene (Jones) Henne. She was preceded in death by her father in 2001. more»

Linden Residence Burglarized

1 year 2 weeks ago

Linden Residence Burglarized - PSP Montoursville are seeking information regarding a burglary that occurred over the weekend in Woodward Township. Trooper Gary Beadle said between the hours of 1 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, March 31, a safe was stolen from the residence of David E. Matter, 671 Youngs Road. The safe contained prescription medications and U.S. coins. more»

Shipman, Joan A.

1 year 3 weeks ago

Joan A. Shipman

(August 24, 1929 - March 30, 2013)

Joan A. "Joanie" Shipman, 83, of Muncy died Saturday, March 30, 2013, at Valley View Nursing Center, Montoursville. more»

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