News from Berwick

 | By Julye Wemple
Thu, 11/28/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man robbed a Berwick bank Wednesday afternoon, forcing customers and employees to drop to the floor and then grabbing cash before fleeing, police say.

Now, officers are...


Sun, 11/24/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — On Nov. 9 at the Berwick VFW Post 821, nine veterans were awarded Quilts of Valor. Their military stories follow:

Curtis Raber of Berwick served in the Air...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sat, 11/23/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — The 110th annual Run for the Diamonds will be held Thursday at 10:30 a.m. in Berwick.

Entry sheets can be picked up at Harry’s Sporting Goods in Berwick, the Berwick YMCA and...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sat, 11/23/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Danville man is accused of molesting a 10-year-old girl five years ago.

Mark Wayne Davenport, 30, of 380 Bloom Road, is accused of touching the girl at a Monroe Street home...


Fri, 11/22/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Schools recently filed truancy complaints against parents or guardians, alleging students in their custody have missed days of school.

The Berwick school district...


Fri, 11/22/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Landlord Malene Carr of Bloomsburg is seeking $12,000 from against Aaron Carr for damage and unpaid rent at 380 Knob Mountain Road, Berwick.

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 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 11/22/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police here are planning to buy a new police dog, in part with money donated by the school district for that purpose 11 years ago, when the last police dog died.

Police Chief...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 11/22/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — The owner of a house slated to be demolished by the borough came to council recently asking for a reprieve, but was turned down.

Teddy Boone, of 1125 Good Ave., said he was...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thu, 11/21/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police say that a borough man choked his neighbor because the younger man had been speeding down nearby streets.

But Christopher Shoemaker, 38, 227 Hughes St., second floor,...


Thu, 11/21/2019 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police cited Robert James Youlls, 52, of 1501 Second Ave., Berwick, Oct. 30, alleging he forced open the front door at the home of Sheri Lynn Bingaman...