News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 01/26/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — A newly-elected school director here said he’d like Berwick to switch to the Pennsylvania Heartland Athletic Conference in the hopes that it might increase flagging attendance at...


Sat, 01/25/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — Three men are facing drug-related charges after a traffic stop for a broken brake light about 9:15 p.m. Jan. 6 on West Front Street.

Police said when they approached ...


Sat, 01/25/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — High school students from Benton, Berwick, Central Columbia, Columbia-Montour Area Vo-Tech, Millville and Northwest schools are serving as youth grantmakers through the Central...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 01/24/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — The owner of the damaged building overlooking Sponsler’s Park was ordered to pay $543.50 in fines and costs after he failed to come up with a schedule for repairs.

District...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thu, 01/23/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — After a sluggish start to the game, Berwick pulled away from Crestwood, 42-21, in Wyoming Valley Conference girls basketball action Wednesday evening.

Katie Starr...


Wed, 01/22/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — The hospital here and others in the Commonwealth Health System are modifying visitation guidelines during the cold and flu season.

To protect patients and prevent the spread...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Wed, 01/22/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — Residents on South Mercer Street hope that signs the borough plans to install will keep tractor trailers looking for Wise Foods off their street.

Fred Gause...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 01/21/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — An 18-year-old was rushed to Geisinger Medical Center Monday after he reportedly jumped out of a moving vehicle, according to police here.

The teen rolled about 20 feet and...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Mon, 01/20/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police pulled over the driver of a 1985 Chevrolet Camaro for an invalid registration before 1 a.m. Dec. 28 and found eight bags of heroin and drug paraphernalia, according to arrest...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 01/20/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — Fire chased a family of three out of its aging mobile home and into the freezing dark Sunday night.

One of the residents of the home a neighbor identified as Lot G of the...