News from Berwick

 | By Adam Roberts
Thu, 09/17/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A change in Berwick’s football schedule, and a proposed change to the structure of the PIAA football system, could give area football fans a game they’ve wanted for nearly 20 years —...


 | By Kristin Baver
Tue, 09/15/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Bulldog “super fan” who was banned from attending home football games over his involvement in a recruiting effort earlier this year still won’t be allowed in the stands this season...


 | By John-Erik Koslosky
Mon, 09/14/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A crew collecting trash in the borough had to stop its route recently because a laptop battery caught fire after it apparently cracked during compacting.

The man riding on the...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Sun, 09/13/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Clayton Drasher Jr. is back in jail on new assault charges a week after pleading guilty to severely beating a woman in Salem Township.

Drasher, 42, of 217 W...


Sat, 09/12/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from Aug. 30 to Sept. 5:

Aug. 30

•7:31 a.m. — 1100 block First Avenue, theft

•9:54 a.m. — 300 block...


Fri, 09/11/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man accused of stealing a dry-erase marker from the South Centre Township Police station, then using it to vandalize the building and sidewalk, saw most of the charges dropped in a...


Fri, 09/11/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Columbia County Coroner’s Office is looking for any relatives of the late Howard Gearhart, 73, of Lark Drive, Lot 12, Berlin’s Trailer Court.

Gearhart...


Thu, 09/10/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Tonight’s free concert in Berwick has been moved indoors to Reliance Fire Co., 501 W. Third St., said Councilman Jay Jarrett.

The show starts at 7; chairs...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 09/10/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A district judge dismissed most of the charges against a man accused of attacking his girlfriend after the alleged victims told very different stories than police say they told the...


 | By Kristin Baver
Thu, 09/10/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — The day after he shot his girlfriend’s estranged husband in the back and dumped the body in the woods,Eleazar “Quest” Yisrael drove the dead man’s car to Berwick, police say.

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