News from Berwick

 | By Arthur Dowell
Thu, 12/10/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick is looking to hire a new head football coach by the time students leave for Christmas break, superintendent Wayne Brookhart said.

Whoever is hired has big shoes to...


 | By John-Erik Koslosky
Wed, 12/09/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — When David Zimmerman Jr.’s family members watched him get handcuffed and hauled away by police last month, they expected he might be admitted to a psychiatric ward for some time....


Wed, 12/09/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — There will be therapy donkeys at the Salvation Army from noon to 4 this Saturday to support the Salvation Army, says Neil Young of Young’s Funny Farm.


 | By Julye Wemple
Tue, 12/08/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — The last thing James Calderone remembers about the day he shot at police in a standoff at the BIDA complex was having coffee with his wife, Kristy, in the morning.

But the...


Tue, 12/08/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A teen punched a girl in the mouth at Berwick High School at 11:45 a.m. Dec. 2, police say.

Sean P. McCole, 18, of 554 W. Front St., Berwick, was cited with...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 12/07/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Robert Kritzer could see the anti-aircraft fire through the window in the side of his B-17.

It was Feb. 22, 1944. Kritzer and nine crew mates were on their 12th mission,...


Mon, 12/07/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man who was going to get a citation in the mail was instead arrested when he refused to stop screaming, police said.

Officers were called to 423 E. 11th St. about 4 a.m. Nov...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 12/06/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A woman who showed up to testify as a victim in a domestic violence case found herself being charged with beating up two women in an unrelated incident.

Amanda Colon...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 12/06/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Police say they had to wrestle a man to the ground to keep him away from his girlfriend when she came to testify against him in a domestic violence case.

It was the latest in...


 | By Julye Wemple
Sat, 12/05/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man accused of stabbing another man in the arm last month saw his charges withdrawn after the victim “disappeared,” officials say.

Dustin Traugh, 24, was set to be...