The number of confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Tioga County remained at 144 on Friday, according to a press release.
ATHENS — For most students who are continuing their education, this time of year is for preparing for that next step and most are looking forward to the challenge.
OWEGO — The Tioga County Chamber of Commerce announced the appointment of Andrew Hafer as its next President & CEO, effective May 29, 2020.
Excitement, exhilaration, and a bit of nervousness were the emotions felt by most last Saturday as they witnessed the successful launch of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket and Crew Dragon Spacecraft, with Apalachin, New York’s own Doug Hurley onboard.
ATHENS — Before the COVID-19 pandemic shut all Pennsylvania schools down for the rest of the year, a group of students at Athens Area High School made some history.
SAYRE — The 18th annual Golf for Guthrie Hospice is set to take place on June 19 at Shepherd Hills Country Club. The mission of the tournament is to raise funds for Hospice, which provides end-of-life services for patients throughout the region – regardless of ability to pay – and offers ber…
TOWANDA — Guthrie Hospice provides physical, emotional, spiritual, and social support to those individuals with a terminal diagnosis so that they may live their lives to the fullest. This requires dedicated professionals and compassionate volunteers to work with the patient, family, and care…
Harrisburg — The Pennsylvania Department of Aging’s Office of Long-Term Care Ombudsman announced it is partnering with AARP Pennsylvania to offer communication devices to long-term care facilities that will help residents increase contact with their family and friends.
ATHENS — The Athens Area School District will be holding a kindergarten make-up registration curbside event later this month, according to a press release.
The number of confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Tioga County increased to 144, but the county has also seen 90 individuals recover from the virus, according to a press release issued on Wednesday.
TOWANDA — John Sullivan has been down this road before. The Asylum Township resident was a Bradford County Commissioner from 2000 through 2003 and again from 2008 through 2011.
Bradford County residents will see a familiar name on the statewide ballot this fall as Sayre High School graduate Stacy Garrity is the Republican nominee in the race to be the next Pennsylvania State Treasurer.
SAYRE — The Sayre High School Class of 2020 will graduate at Riverfront Park on Friday instead of the Lockhart Street Bowl, according to an announcement made by high school principal Dayton Handrick at Monday’s school board meeting.
New York State Senator Fred Akshar will be taking his Town Hall Meetings online to talk issues with local leaders and constituents in the 52nd Senate District.
The number of confirmed positive COVID-19 cases in Tioga County is now 141, according to a press release issued on Monday. The number was reported at 142 on Sunday.
When Bradford County Commissioner Ed Bustin passed away unexpectedly on April 19, he had three years left in his term. That left Bradford County President Judge Maureen Beirne with the difficult task of naming someone to fill out Bustin’s remaining years.
ATHENS — After discussions with the Bradford County Emergency Management Office, Athens Area High School officials announced that the school district will hold a graduation ceremony with all 147 seniors at Alumni Stadium at 1 p.m. on Saturday.
Members of the Tioga Central High School community came together on Monday evening to honor Mason Booser, who tragically lost his life in an accident over the weekend. Hundreds of people joined together to hold a candlelight vigil on the school’s football field. Booser was a standout footbal…
Bradford County District Attorney Chad Salsman reports that the following persons recently were sentenced in the Bradford County Court of Common Pleas, Towanda, Pennsylvania:
Bradford County Commissioner Doug McLinko has been endorsed by the Trump campaign as a write-in candidate for Alternate Delegate to the Republican National Convention.
Friends and neighbors held a parade to celebrate Neal Halstead’s 90th birthday on Saturday. Halstead, who is a Korean War Veteran, has served Bradford County and his country in some capacity for nearly 70 years. He has been on the Conservation District Board, as well as the Sewer Board. Most…
An old saying, “Beam me up, Scotty,” probably sounds appealing during a pandemic, but for someone like Apalachin, New York’s Doug Hurley, going to space is all in the family, one might say.
Bradford County moved into the “green phase” of Gov. Tom Wolf’s coronavirus reopening plan on Friday. That meant bars and restaurants, like Sam’s Bar and Grill in Sayre, were able to open back up for dine-in service at 50 percent capacity and with social distancing rules in place. Sam’s bart…
TIOGA CENTER — Hard work pays off. That old adage is known to be true and on Friday Tioga’s Brady Worthing reaped the reward of his hard work by signing on with the NCAA Division I Clarion Eagles wrestling program.
WAVERLY — After over 40 years with the United States Postal Services, mail carrier Vince Kelley celebrated his final day on the job on Friday, as he transitioned into retirement.
The American Red Cross has an urgent need for blood donations to prevent another blood shortage as hospitals resume surgical procedures and patient treatments that were temporarily paused earlier this spring in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Waverly VFW Post 8104 recently awarded its annual Vietnam Moving Wall Scholarship to three area seniors. Pictured, from left to right, are the 2020 winners of the scholarships, Kayla Hughey of Sayre, Sheridan Talada of Waverly and Emily Canavan of Athens. For over 20 years the scholarshi…
ATHENS BOROUGH — “Father, I pray your blessing upon them as they leave here. I pray that you would guide their footsteps and let them be a light in this dark world.”
TOWANDA — As Bradford County prepares to enter the “green phase” of Gov. Tom Wolf’s reopening plan, the county commissioners met to discuss what that means moving forward.
SAYRE — With the Little League season off the docket and other events planned in its stead, Sayre’s Little League is offering refunds to those who have paid for the 2020 season.
VALLEY — Sayre and Athens had to set Little League baseball and softball aside for a year, but the Valley’s youth will still be well-served.
The graduation ceremonies for the Class of 2020 from both Athens and Sayre will be held in a familiar place — Athens’ Alumni Stadium and the Lockhart Street Bowl in Sayre.
HARRISBURG — The number of confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Bradford County increased to 46 on Wednesday, according to the State Department of Health.
WAVERLY — Elderwood skilled nursing facility in Waverly has been the site of at least 19 of 21 deaths related to COVID-19 in Tioga County, but now many cases are beginning to result in recoveries.
ATHENS — The Athens Area High School Class of 2020 will get to experience their graduation all together as the school district announced a change to the ceremony set for Saturday, June 6.
WAVERLY — The Village of Waverly is currently offering a COVID-19 Emergency Relief Business Loan Program in order to help local businesses get through the pandemic.