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Members of Boy Scouts Troop 4018-B and 4018-G and Pack 4018 continue their scouting efforts to keep active safely during quarantine. Ten scouts and several leaders participated in a 1.4 mile hike around Round Top Park in Athens Township in December. Scouts learned about tree and plant identi…

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SAYRE — The donation of art work by the late Gertrude and Robert Gauss of Sayre to the Sayre Historical Society is the featured subject of the Winter issue of the Quarterly history magazine. A variety of stories, including a look back at the 1918 Spanish Flu Epidemic, the first run of the Jo…

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Born in Elmira, James Morrell, graduated from Horseheads High School then went on to earn his degree as a mechanical engineer and would end up working for IBM in Endicott for 30 years.

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SPENCER — During the open floor beginning last week’s town board meeting, Kermit Bossard updated the Town Board on the operations of the Spencer-Van Etten food cupboard.

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WEST BURLINGTON — The Bradford County Correctional Facility had to perform mass testing last month after two inmates heading to a rehabilitation facility tested positive for COVID-19, according to Warden Donald Stewart.

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State Senator Tom O’Mara (R,C,I-Big Flats) and Assemblymen Chris Friend (R,C,I-Big Flats) and Phil Palmesano (R,C,I-Corning) called on Gov. Andrew Cuomo to give the go-ahead to high school sports seasons in a letter to the governor sent Thursday.

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The Bradford County Department of Children and Youth Services is asking for help in the search for a missing 17-year-old male from Ulster.

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TIOGA CENTER — The Tioga Central School District held its annual food drive during the Christmas season and ended up donating 2,700 pounds of food and $1,500 in cash to purchase additional supplies for those in need during the holidays.

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HARRISBURG — State Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Sullivan/Susquehanna) announced Monday that she has been reappointed to serve as majority chair of the House Insurance Committee for the 2021-22 Legislative Session.

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WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Tom Reed (R-NY) joined Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) and other colleagues as they introduced a concurrent resolution to censure President Donald J. Trump for “attempting to unlawfully overturn the 2020 Presidential election and for violating his oath of office on Janua…

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BARTON — A Waverly resident has been charged in connection with a structure fire that occurred in Barton on Aug. 22 of last year.

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TOWANDA — Guthrie announced Thursday that Guthrie Towanda Memorial Hospital has completed its transition to become a campus of Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital and has become Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital, Towanda Campus. The transition was effective on January 1, 2021.

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HARRISBURG — State Senator Gene Yaw (R-23) recently announced that Bradford and Lycoming counties have been awarded funding to clean up local waters through the Department of Environmental Protection’s (DEP) Growing Greener program.

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TOWANDA — The Pennsylvania Department of Health announced Friday that beginning this week a drive-thru testing clinic will be held in Bradford County, one of five regional clinics scheduled throughout the state, according to Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Sullivan/Susquehanna).

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Pictured here is O’Brien’s Farm Sausage Wagon with Ed O’Brien and his trusty team in Waverly.

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At the December meeting of the Sayre Historical Society, President Mary Lou Palmer announced several committee changes. Henry Farley as secretary was added to the Administration committee, Steve Bowen was named chairperson of Buildings and Grounds, Bill Crocker was named chairman of the Nomi…

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The drought watch/warning was lifted for 20 counties including Bradford as of Thursday’s update from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection.

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OWEGO — Those eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine will have a chance to get their first dose thanks to a vaccination clinic being organized by the Tioga County Public Health Department.

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Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital recently welcomed the first baby of 2021. “Congratulations to the new parents!” Guthrie said in a press release. Baby boy Connor Harry Smith was born at 9:12 a.m. on Jan. 1, 2021 to parents Kiara Lain and Casey Smith from Leraysville, Pa. He arrived weighing in…

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On a day when the national daily death toll topped 4,000 for the first time and the new variant of the COVID-19 virus was detected in Pennsylvania, local counties saw a jump in deaths.

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HARRISBURG — State Rep. Tina Pickett and State Sen. Gene Yaw were sworn in for their new terms in Harrisburg on Tuesday.

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — The entire world watched Wednesday as supporters of President Donald Trump stormed the United States Capitol Building and forced members of Congress and Vice President Mike Pence to either evacuate or shelter in place for several hours.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A violent mob loyal to President Donald Trump stormed the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday and forced lawmakers into hiding, in a stunning attempt to overturn America’s presidential election, undercut the nation’s democracy and keep Democrat Joe Biden from replacing Trump in the W…

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Athens Township Superisors honored three police officers for their years of dedication and service during a meeting on Monday. John Fedorchak (25 years), Denny Slater (20 years) and Tom VanFleet (20 years) were all recognized by the supervisors.