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Train derails in Nisbet

July 21, 2014 No one was injured when 12 coal cars on a 129-car train derailed at the the River Road railroad crossing in Nisbet about 2:50 p.m. Sunday, according to Nisbet Fire Chief James Pfleegor. more »»

Humid week is forecast

July 21, 2014 Ladies, ready your hair products. This week in Williamsport is going to be a humid one. more »»


July 21, 2014 Locally elected and appointed officials voted on the following matters in the past week: Federal • The U.S. more »»

Watsontown man calls for reforms to court system

July 21, 2014 While many were enjoying the Lycoming County Fair last week, Watsontown man Delbert Mincemoyer had something a little heavier on his mind. more »»

Volunteers help Navy veteran bring city house up to code

July 20, 2014 The phrase “labor of love” might not always mean actual labor is involved — but that’s exactly what it meant recently at a Navy veteran’s home in the city. Roy L. more »»

At least 1 injury in motorcycle crash

July 20, 2014 WATERVILLE — At least one person was injured and believed to have been flown to a trauma center following a crash that involved two motorcycles at Route 44 and Zink Fork Road in Cummings Township... more »»

Gunshot victim found in yard

July 19, 2014 A gunshot victim, believed to be in his mid to late teens, was recovering at a trauma center after he was shot at an unknown location in the city early Friday morning, city police confirmed. more »»

Task force hears new guidelines for prescriptions

July 19, 2014 The Lycoming County Heroin Task Force heard from several of its subcommittees Friday, including the medical subcommittee, which had news regarding prescription drugs. Dr. more »»

Local ‘father of archaeology’ fondly remembered

July 19, 2014 People recall Jim Bressler as someone who liked to get his hands dirty digging up stones. more »»

Fair president reflects on another year

July 19, 2014 For 10 days the Lycoming County Fair has provided a multitude of experiences for residents of all ages and interests. more »»

A slice of Americana

July 18, 2014 HUGHESVILLE — While bull riding and the demolition derby are some of the flashier competitions during fair week, there is a group that consistently vies for more humble honors. And more deliciou. more »»

Program helps youngsters with academics, life skills

July 18, 2014 By KRISTEN WRIGHT The Smart Starts Summer Camp Program, 711 W. Edwin St. more »»

Commissioners OK road designs and improvements

July 18, 2014 The Lycoming County commissioners voted on several road design projects Thursday intended to address preventative maintenance and improvements to existing county roads. more »»

Court further limits reach of drilling law

July 18, 2014 HARRISBURG (AP) — A Pennsylvania court has further limited the reach of a major 2012 law that modernized drilling regulations, ruling Thursday that state public utility regulators cannot review how... more »»

Planning commission tables gas compressor station

July 18, 2014 After a lengthy debate and a nearly 40-minute executive session to address legal questions, the Lycoming County Planning Commission voted 5-2 Thursday to table approval of a gas compressor station i... more »»

Convicted coach’s son speaks out

July 18, 2014 HARRISBURG (AP) — An adopted son of convicted child molester Jerry Sandusky is providing details of the alleged sexual abuse he suffered at the hands of his fathe. more »»

Ready for action

July 17, 2014 The newest member of the Williamsport Bureau of Police is a 4-year-old Belgian Malinois canine named Edo. more »»

Health chief: No fast answer to gas drilling questions

July 17, 2014 PITTSBURGH — The head of Pennsylvania’s Department of Health said Wednesday that its experts are responding to health complaints related to natural gas drilling, but there is no quick and easy way t... more »»

Montgomery man accused in multiple rapes of girls

July 17, 2014 MONTGOMERY — A Louise Avenue man has been arrested on charges of allegedly raping four girls, ages 12 to 15, whom he lured to a family-owned industrial building on Thomas Avenue, where he brutally... more »»



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