News from Berwick

Fri, 10/02/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Ken Pollock Ford, Lincoln invites the public to the opening of its new dealership here Saturday from noon to 3 p.m. at 1120 Front St. (Route 11).

“We have been honored to be a...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 10/01/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — The family of a man accused of repeatedly beating his on-again, off-again girlfriend says he was in a different county during the latest alleged attack.

Clayton Drasher, 42,...


Thu, 10/01/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A rural Shickshinny man with prior arrests for retail theft was jailed Tuesday after he was caught stealing two light kits and a folding knife at the AutoZone along West Front Street...


Thu, 10/01/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from Sept. 20-26:

Sept. 20

•12:50 a.m. — 200 block West Sixth Street, harassment

•1:55 a.m. — 100...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wed, 09/30/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A shooting victim didn’t realize a 9-mm bullet had torn through his scrotum until he smelled the blood, he testified Monday.

“I didn’t know he had a gun until he reached...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wed, 09/30/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Registration for the 106th annual Run for the Diamonds is now open to all runners.

Registration forms can be picked up at the Berwick and Bloomsburg YMCAs, and Harry’s...


Wed, 09/30/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A local frequency that was owned by a well-known, end-times doomsayer was sold off recently, according to a trade website.

Harold Camping ’s Family Stations...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tue, 09/29/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A fire inside the Wise Foods plant early Monday could have been much worse if it hadn’t been for a quick response by maintenance workers, says Berwick Fire Chief Bill Coolbaugh.

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 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Mon, 09/28/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man suspected of drunken driving with two young kids in his vehicle sped off from a stop sign at Vine and Third streets here, authorities say.

When police asked Brian M....


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 09/27/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A convicted burglar drove through a yard, narrowly missing some children as he fled his state parole officer, the officer testified.

Minutes later, Weston T. Cox, 27, smashed...