News from Berwick

Thu, 05/30/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Berwick Lady Bulldogs’ youth summer basketball camp will be held June 12-14 from 9 a.m. to noon for girls entering grades 3-8.

The camp will be held in the Berwick High...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 05/30/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick may soon have varsity players competing online instead of on the field or in the gym.

The athletic committee is considering adding esports to district’s athletics...


Thu, 05/30/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick school officials have filed a truancy complaint with District Judge Richard W. Knecht.

Amanda Colon, 801 LaSalle St., Berwick,...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 05/30/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Work continues on renovations to Nescopeck Elementary, school officials say.

The Rupp house by the school has been demolished. The vacant property will be used as a staging...


Thu, 05/30/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A woman is accused of violating a protection from abuse order after breaking a window at her ex-husband’s home while attempting to get custody of their children, court papers say....


Thu, 05/30/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — WVIA Public Media and Box Of Light will present the Sit Next To Me Film Festival on Saturday at 2 p.m., at the Berwick Theatre. The festival of original films, created by students...


Tue, 05/28/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man is accused of using his grandmother’s ATM card to steal $651 from her bank account, court papers say.

Robin McCormick went to First Keystone Bank in...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Tue, 05/28/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Shamokin/ Mount Carmel’s Damon Dowkus belted a two-run home run, and Quinn Rollman added two hits in a 3-2 victory over Berwick in American Legion...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 05/27/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — When Bob Smith was fighting in the Vietnam War, he says, he was careful not to bond too quickly with the new soldiers assigned to his platoon — he feared they would be killed.

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 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Mon, 05/27/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man who drove his car down an embankment at about 3:30 p.m. Feb. 15, told police he had hit a patch of ice, court records indicate.

But, when police couldn’t locate...