News from Berwick

Sun, 10/20/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK —Berwick Industrial Development Association recently promoted Stacy Whitmire to the role of finance director, according to a press release.

In that position,...


 | By Julye Wemple
Sun, 10/20/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — With a lot of donations and a little help from firefighters, a Berwick Girl Scout troop staged its first Bras Across the Bridge on Saturday afternoon.

Following a pickup...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sat, 10/19/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — After police officers spotted a man inside Cole’s Hardware, the man hid, dialed 9-1-1 and asked an operator for help, saying he was locked inside the West Second Street store, charges...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 10/19/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — School directors tabled the usually-routine matter of approving new substitute teachers during their meeting Monday without discussion.

The list included Ann DeMelfi...


 | By HAYLEY ZAVISLAK
Sat, 10/19/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man with two active arrest warrants was arrested after police conducted a traffic stop for a cracked windshield on the car he was riding in, court papers say.

Jorge...


Sat, 10/19/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Nescopeck woman was found to be driving while drunk after she was pulled over for an inoperable registration plate light here, court papers say.

Jill R. Slusser,...


Sat, 10/19/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Bloomsburg man stopped for illegal tinting of his car windows was in possession of marijuana and a vaping device, police said.

Trevor McHenry, 20, of 488...


Fri, 10/18/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Halloween Spooky Basement at McBride Memorial Library set for Oct. 28 has been canceled.

Remodeling work there won’t be finished in time, said Library Director...


Fri, 10/18/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man who tried running away from a police officer to avoid arrest pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct in district court this week.

Marvin Lee Comstock,...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Fri, 10/18/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Shickshinny man who nearly hit a parked car and then veered across the center lane of the roadway, went on to call the police officer arresting him names and refused to provide a...