News from Berwick

 | By Julye Wemple
Sat, 05/16/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man accused of cooking meth in a friend’s trailer saw most of his charges dismissed after a key witness recanted his statement on the stand here Friday.

Jack Vincent...


Fri, 05/15/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Alexsandra Motroni, M.D., will present a free lecture, “Weight Loss Management/Healthy Lifestyles,” at 6 p.m. Thursday, May 21, at the Berwick YMCA, 231 W. Third St...


Fri, 05/15/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to the following calls from May 3-9:

May 3

•12:47 a.m. — Freas Avenue and Cemetery Road, assist Briar Creek Township Police...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Thu, 05/14/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A business owner is facing drug and gun offenses after he went to claim about $13,000 of crystal meth mistakenly delivered to the sewer authority office, charges say.

Aric N....


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wed, 05/13/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Sammy Starr went 1 for 3 with a home run for Berwick in a 2-1 win over Wyoming Valley West in high school softball Tuesday.

Kylene Welsh ...


 | By Dan Reilly
Wed, 05/13/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick has suspended all football operations pending a wide-ranging investigation into a player transfer and other alleged wrongdoings by head coach George Curry.

The...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 05/13/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A 19-year-old accused with two others in a spending spree with a stolen bank card and a police chase through Nescopeck does not believe the charges will stick.

“I’ll get the...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wed, 05/13/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A woman arrested after her boyfriend overdosed on heroin was brought to district court Tuesday, but will have to return because she didn’t have an attorney.

Shannon...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wed, 05/13/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A couple put a padlock on their bedroom door to prevent their drug-addicted son from stealing their medication, police said.

But Henry Louis Traugh III, 21, still managed to...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 05/12/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man ordered to stay out of the house where he had just been involved in a domestic dispute told officers the woman there had just finished cooking methamphetamine.

Now both...