News from Berwick

 | By Julye Wemple
Sat, 05/23/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Terrell Slaughter’s girlfriend rushed to wake her family at 2:30 a.m. after he overdosed on a potent mix of Fentanyl and heroin, her sister testified in court.

“She was...


Sat, 05/23/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — With the new $1.2 billion Susquehanna-Roseland transmission line finally connected to the Berwick area earlier this month, New Jersey residents will be able to crank up their air...


 | By Julye Wemple
Fri, 05/22/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick woman accused of leaving her three children to fend for themselves at home while she took a fourth to school waived her right to a hearing and will now face endangerment...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 05/22/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — For the eighth year in a row, it appears Berwick Area School District will not be raising taxes.

School directors passed a $44.18 million preliminary budget earlier this month...


Fri, 05/22/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Borough Police responded to these calls from May 10-16:

May 10

• 12:17 a.m. — 1100 block Pine Street, erratic driver

• 1:28 a.m. — 100 block...


 | By Julye Wemple
Fri, 05/22/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick woman accused of leaving her three children to fend for themselves at home while she took a fourth to school waived her right to a hearing and will now face endangerment...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 05/21/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A woman said she let her child’s father sleep on her couch when he was kicked out of rehab, but that didn’t justify his breaking into the home later.

Meanwhile, defendant...


 | By Gary Pang
Thu, 05/21/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — When a wanted 19-year-old from Berwick was captured, he had 38 heroin bags stuffed in his pocket, charges say.

William Cordell Emmett was with a 17-year-old girl who had four...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thu, 05/21/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick’s Brooke Stout knocked in Sammy Starr for the game’s only run, and Moriah Lynn scattered five hits, as the Bulldogs’...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 05/20/2015 - 00:00

BERWICK — A woman whose boyfriend allegedly overdosed in her bedroom is hoping to get into rehabilitation, her attorney told a judge Monday.

Shannon Schrader, 25, then...