TOWANDA — Bradford County District Attorney Chad Salsman pleaded guilty to charges of promoting prostitution, witness intimidation and obstruction of justice while also submitting his resignation during a court proceeding at the Bradford County Courthouse on Friday morning.
Francis “Skip” Roupp was appointed tonight as the new mayor of the Borough of Athens. Roupp will fill the vacancy created by the resignation of Joe Pozella. See more in Tuesday’s edition of the Morning Times.
One of the suspects in last year's major child abuse case in Rome was sentenced today in Bradford County Court of Common Pleas to two to nine years in a state prison.
William Paul Hudock entered guilty pleas to theee misdemeanors in Bradford County Court of Common Pleas today. Hudock was facing charges in connection with a 25-hour standoff with police last August. He is scheduled to be sentenced on May 16. See more in Friday’s edition of the Morning Times.
The Sayre School Board is scheduled tonight to vote to appoint district Business Manager Batry Claypool as the district‘s acting superintendent. See more in Tuesday’s edition of the Morning Times.
The Wyalusing man who was charged last year with murder in the death of his mother has pleaded "no contest" in Bradford County Court of Common Pleas to a charge of manslaughter.
The National Weather Service in Binghamton has announced that a Winter Storm Warning will go into effect at midnight and continue to 7 a.m. Wednesday morning.
A Canton Borough Police officer is facing charges after he allegedly had a sexual relationship with a juvenile. Joshua Robert Greco, 27, is being charged by Pennsylvania State Police with eight crimes including four counts of felony sexual abuse of children. See Wednesday’s edition of the Mo…
The National Weather Service in Binghamton has issued a Winter Storm Watch for late Monday into Tuesday for possible snow fall of 6-8 inches. Snow begins late Monday night/early Tuesday morning. Bitter cold air follows the storm which will continue through Friday. Wind chills down to -30F possible.
The National Weather Service in Binghamton issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Wednesday effective from 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Mixed precipitation expected. Total snow accumulations less than one inch and ice accumulations up to one tenth of an inch expected.
Sayre Superintendent Dr. Sherry Griggs announces her retirement during tonight‘s school board meeting. Griggs was hired by the district in April 2015. She will step down on March 21. See more in Tuesday’s edition of the Morning Times.
The Sayre School Board is slated tonight to accept the resignation of Sayre High School Assistant Principal Joseph Rovinsky III. Rovinsky has been with the district for 17 months. His resignation was effective on Jan. 11. See more in Tuesday‘s edition of the Morning Times.
Athens Borough Mayor Joe Polzella has declared a snow emergency for the borough beginning at noon Saturday and ending at 2 p.m. Sunday. During this time, borough officials ask that vehicles be removed that are parked on borough streets.
U.S. Rep. Tom Marino announced today that he has resigned from Congrsss. Marino gave no reason behind his resignation. Marino was just re-elected as the representative from Pennsylvania‘s 12th District last November. The 12th District includes Bradford County. See more in Friday’s edition o…
A Towanda man who was arrested in connection to a major child abuse case in Rome last year pleaded guilty in Bradford County Court Tuesday to five charges stemming from that case. Jakayo Frye, 23, faces up to 28 years in prison at his sentencing in March. Two children were hospitalized as a …
Chemunf County Sheriff’s Deputies announced Friday that alcohol and exposure to the elements led to the death of Chemung County Attorney Matt Rosno last month. “We have absolutely ruled out any suspicious conditions or foul play as contributing factors,” deputies said. See more in Saturday‘s…
Current Bradford County Treasurer Becky Clark announced today that she will not seek re-election next year. Clark has served as county treasurer for the past 19 years. See more in Thursday’s edition of the Morning Times.
Morning Times reporters are on the scene of a structure fire on East Vanderbilt Street in Athens Borough. Visit www.morning-times.com for updates on this story
Bradford County officials announced this afternoon that the Federal Emergency Management Agency has denied a request for individual assistance funds for the August floods. This means that private property damaged in the floods will not be eligible for federal funding. See more in Wednesday’s…
Waverly Police have announced that the section of Pennsylvania Avenue between Elm Street and Chemung Street will be closed today until 4 p.m. due to a water main break. Motorists are advised to seek alternate routes of travel at this time.
New charges have been filed against 21-year-old William Paup Hudock, who engaged in a 25-hour standoff with police back in August. The new charges filed against him encompass not only the standoff, but Hudock’s purchase of a rifle that ultimately led to that Aug. 8 incident with police. See …
Two Barton residents are facing charges in connection with an armed robbery that occurred at a state Route 17C residence in the Town of Tioga early Thursday morning. One of the suspects -22-year-old Mason Runyon - is in custody while the other suspect - 17-year old Isiah Ramirez - is at larg…
According to a press release issued by Value Energy, the assets of the heating oil and propane provider were recently purchased by Diesel Direct, the largest on-site mobile fueling company in the country.
The driver in a near-fatal accident that occurred in Milltown in April had a blood alcohol content level of nearly four times the legal limit, according to the criminal complaint filed by Sayre Borough Police with Magisterial District Judge Larry Hurley’s office.
The Sayre School Board tonight approved a resolution that would call for the district to begin merger discussions with the Athens Area School District. See more in Tuesday’s edition of the Morning Times
The National Weather Service in Binghamton has issued a tornado watch effective now until 11 pm tonight. Conditions exist that are favorable for tornadoes and severe thunderstorms, including possibility of supercell storms.
Valley Energy has been awarded a $800,000 grant from the state that will be used to expand natural gas service into East Athens. See more in Wednesday’s edition of the Morning Times.
Tioga County Legislative Deputy Chair Dale Weston has declared a STATE OF EMERGENCY effective at 6:00 AM September 18, 2018 for Tioga County due to flash flooding.
Classes are scheduled to resume in the Athens Area School District Monday. The district has been closed since mold was found in a classroom at Harlan Rowe Middle School last week. See more in Monday’s edition of the Morning Times.
The Athens Area School District will be closed beginning tomorrow after visible mold was found in a classroom at Harlan Rowe Middle School. The district will be closed through Sept. 14. See more in Friday’s edition of the Morning Times.