News from Berwick

Sat, 12/19/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A 40-year-old woman accused of hosting an underage drinking party saw one charge dropped Friday but will have to face another in county court.

Melinda Ohl ...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 12/19/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A judge reluctantly allowed an accused car thief to leave prison without having to post his $50,000 bail.

“I’m not fully on board with this,” District Judge Richard...


Sat, 12/19/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A driver pulled over for an expired inspection sticker turned out to be high on pot and in possession of heroin, needles and other drug paraphernalia, police say.

A trooper...


Sat, 12/19/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Area landlords filed complaints against their tenants recently, according to court papers filed here.

Ronald and Mary Edwards were ordered to pay $2,703 in...


Fri, 12/18/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A woman’s boyfriend clubbed the father of her son with a pipe recently when the man came to her home, police said.

Jeffrey Wagner told officers he arrived at...


Fri, 12/18/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Elementary teacher Karen Finucan will be the temporary principal at Nescopeck Elementary while Principal Robert Bulkley is out on medical leave,...


Fri, 12/18/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick Police say they are investigating reports of an armed robbery on Oak Street on Thursday.

More information will be released later.


Fri, 12/18/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man choked and struck the mother of his child as he tried to pry the baby away from her as she fed the boy, police said.

Robert W. Terry, 27, told...


Thu, 12/17/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Berwick Anti-Drug Alliance is looking for ideas from residents for its 2016 programs.

The group is holding its organizational meeting at 6 p.m. Monday at McBride Memorial...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 12/17/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — The Bulldogs will have a new leader roaming the sidelines next fall — Frank Sheptock, the district’s athletic director and the former football coach for Wilkes University.

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