News from Berwick

Mon, 02/16/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Here are Berwick Middle School honor roll students for the second marking period:

Distinguished Honors

Sixth grade —Maryanna...

 | By Julye Wemple
Sun, 02/15/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A teenager caught hanging out near his ex-girlfriend’s house to harass her saw the most serious charge dropped in court here, but was warned he’ll be back in jail if he bothers her...

Sat, 02/14/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Berwick woman who lost almost $800 to scam artists got off relatively inexpensively, say the owners of the prepaid card company the con artists used.

A survey of 2,000...

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 02/14/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Con artists pretending to be PPL representatives cheated a 78-year-old Berwick woman out of almost $800.

The callers threatened to turn off the electricity to the woman’s...

 | By Julye Wemple
Sat, 02/14/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A woman recently arrested for the 10th time for stealing waived her right to a hearing in her latest case and will now stand trial on a felony count for allegedly swiping candy and...

Sat, 02/14/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — An insurance company is suing a motorist for money it says it paid out in an accident involving one of its clients.

Franklin Insurance Co., Cedar Rapids,...

Sat, 02/14/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Michael Winder of Mike Winder Contracting, 177 Old Berwick Highway, Nescopeck, is suing Aric Bernard of FHC Solutions...

 | By Casey Snyder
Fri, 02/13/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — For the first time in 16 years, Berwick had its sights on defeating Hazleton.

Since the 1992 Hazleton merger, the Bulldogs have just one victory against the Cougars. Berwick...

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from Feb. 1-7:

Feb. 1

•Midnight — 400 block East 11th Street, domestic

•4:27 a.m. — 1600 block Steel...

Sun, 02/08/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK —The Dental Health Clinic in the Eagles Building on South Market Street here recently hosted Columbia County’s commissioners to spread the word that affordable dental care is available...