News from Berwick

 | By the Press Enterprise staff
Mon, 08/16/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A 25-year-old man overdosed at the wheel of his car, which crashed into two parked vehicles before careening into an oncoming vehicle, charges say.

Ptlm. Steven Torres revived...


Sun, 08/15/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — The company that runs First Keystone Community Bank saw its income for the first six months of 2021 increase 37.7% over the same period in 2020, according to a press release.

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 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Sun, 08/15/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A 74-year-old man faces charges after allegedly grabbing the rear end of a convenience store owner.

Jerry L. Pursel, of 366 Grant St., Berwick, stopped by Freas Convenience at...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Fri, 08/13/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — State police say they found two sawed-off shotguns and a stolen handgun in a shed at Pennsylvania Aluminum where a man had slept overnight.

Police took two men into custody on...


Thu, 08/12/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — The following civil complaints were filed in the office of District Judge Richard W. Knecht.

Such claims are often settled soon after being filed.

• A...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 08/10/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Two school directors say they’re worried the community July 4 fireworks display is too dangerous to continue at Crispin Field. But the volunteer who organizes the show says if it can’...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 08/08/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A woman accused of fronting the money for her son’s drug deal agreed to forgo a preliminary hearing on the charges and will face them in Columbia County court.

Heather Melissa...


Sat, 08/07/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — A driver pulled over for a broken license plate light allegedly began crying and telling police he had used methamphetamine recently.

Jason Michael Lynn, 37...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 08/07/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — Defender Fire Company stopped answering calls forever at the end of 2016. But a new monument at a brother fire company will make sure it isn’t forgotten.

The monument includes...


Wed, 08/04/2021 - 00:00

BERWICK — There are two free grocery pickups coming up in the Berwick area.

• The Berwick YMCA, 231 W. Third St., is handing out boxes of food Monday from 3-5 p.m. There are no income...