WAVERLY — The Waverly/Barton Fire District recently held its New York State-mandated Annual Budget Hearing to review the 2020 Operational Budget.
TIOGA — Tioga Central High School Social Studies teacher and Tech Coordinator Nick Aiello updated the school board this week on the state of technology in the district’s classrooms.
SAYRE — State Sen. Gene Yaw and State Rep. Tina Pickett announced on Friday that several schools in the region have been awarded funds from the Safe Schools Targeted Grants.
WAVERLY — The Susquehanna River Archaeological Center located at 358 Broad Street in Waverly will hold the 16th Annual “Drumbeats Through Time” today.
OWEGO — In an annual reminder, Tioga County Legislators recently proclaimed October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month, urging citizens to stay informed and take preventative measures when it comes to the disease.
Waverly senior Melina Ortiz gets a congratulatory smooch from football players Thomas Price (left) and Trevor Morse after she was named the Waverly High School Homecoming Queen on Friday night.
BARTON — On Wednesday, the Barton Town Board set the public hearing date for the municipality’s tentative 2020 spending plan, which will contain a “slight” tax increase.
OWEGO — On Wednesday, the Tioga County Planning Board recommended local approval of an auction business at the former Sisters Restaurant on North Chemung Street in Waverly.
TOWANDA — The second man who was arrested early last year for attempting to smuggle 200 pounds of marijuana in an airplane that had landed at the Bradford County Airport was recently sentenced to 21 months to five years in state prison.
The Greater Valley Chamber of Commerce held its 11th Annual Tastes of the Valley and Fall Auction Thursday at the Loom in Waverly to help benefit the Friends of Valley Playland in Athens Borough. Over a dozen food vendors sampled their delicacies and 99 items ranging from a fire pit by South…
SAYRE — Guthrie is pleased to announce that the Guthrie Medical Group in Sayre has received accreditation as an Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Star Site.
The Bradford County Branch of the River Valley Regional YMCA was recently named as one of the major benefactors of the 2019 Annual Glenn O. Hawbaker Golf Outing.
TIOGA — Tioga Central Elementary Principal Michelle Bombard on Wednesday outlined the elementary school staff’s efforts to build strong foundations amongst students that they can carry into their futures.
OWEGO — On Wednesday, Rep. Tom Reed announced a pair of USDA Rural Development grants toward the improvement of the county’s workforce development initiative and the examination of code enforcement operations.
ATHENS — A project four years in the making was shown off to the Athens School Board on Tuesday as agricultural science and STEM teachers and students gave a tour of the new STEM building as well as the school’s greenhouse.
LITCHFIELD TOWNSHIP — A Meshoppen man is in the Bradford County Jail in lieu of $50,000 bail after he allegedly ran up to residences with a machete and a BB gun in Litchfield Township on Oct. 13.
October is the traditional month for the blessing of the animals associated with St. Francis of Assisi who encouraged the love and protection of all animals, great and small.
ATHENS — Athens Superintendent Craig Stage announced on Tuesday night that a solar company has made its pitch to potentially bring solar energy to the school district.
The 2019 football season hasn’t gone the way either Athens or Waverly wanted, but the two programs will get to play in a special game at the end of the season.
OWEGO — Though his tenure was shorter than most recognized by the Tioga County Legislature, county Veterans Service Director John Holton received a standing ovation for the diligent and critical work he’s done for local veterans.
The Bradford-Wyoming Co. Literacy Program recently held its seventh annual Bridge for Literacy at the Patterson Building Auditorium in Sayre. The 2019 top scorers included, from left, Marc Alpert, Athens Township, fourth place; Joan Gustin, Towanda, first place; Barb Pulver, Troy, participan…
ATHENS — The family of SPC Oliver Brown presented a $4,000 check on Saturday, Oct. 5 to Team CamBear and Walk for Our Buddies, which raises money and awareness for Down Syndrome.
OWEGO — At their meeting today, Tioga County Legislators will posthumously recognize former Legislator William E. Caloroso for his years of dedicated service to the county.
OWEGO — Village of Owego Mayor Mike Baratta recently announced that the municipality will provide emergency notifications through CodeRED, a high-speed communication system.
Third grade students from Lynch-Bustin Elementary visited the Athens Township Municipal Building last week and got to meet with Athens Borough Mayor Skip Roupp as well as members of the Athens Township Police Department. Third-grade teacher Tressa Heffron is also a member of the Athens Towns…
SAYRE — Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital has been awarded a three-year accreditation in breast magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) as the result of a recent review by the American College of Radiology (ACR).
Representative Tina Pickett (center) joined members of the Central Bradford County Chamber of Commerce and representatives of Wysox’s new Northeast Title and Tag for a ribbon cutting ceremony and grand opening event on Friday afternoon.
Did you know that October is National Fire Prevention Month? National Fire Prevention Month is a time when we should all become aware of ways to learn fire safety and prevention and to ensure every home and family is prepared in the event of an emergency. Because most Americans underestimate…
ATHENS — The Valley Active Living Center, located at 118 S. Main Street in Athens, will host a Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser on Thursday, October 17 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Leaders of Global Tungsten and Powders posed for a photo with Representative Tina Pickett (R-110) (third from left) and U.S. Representative Fred Keller (R-12) (fourth from left) during a tour of GTP on Friday.
Bradford County District Attorney Daniel J. Barrett reported that the following persons recently entered pleas of guilty in the Bradford County Court of Common Pleas, Towanda, Pennsylvania:
SAYRE — For high school girls, winter formals and proms are an important part of their year. For parents, that can mean digging deep into their pockets to buy dresses for those special moments.
WAVERLY — It may be spooky season, but volunteers in Waverly have been working hard all summer to make the village cemeteries a little less ominous.
ATHENS — Within the next three weeks, Williams Subaru will be breaking ground on a new 22,000 square foot car dealership in front of the former P&C building on Elmira Street.