News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sun, 07/26/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — You could argue this is a football town, or a running town. But there’s only one professional team that ever called Berwick home, a local sports historian says, and that team played...


Sat, 07/25/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — Teenagers planning to take the SAT at Berwick High School Aug. 29 can take an online SAT preparation course for free.

Those that take advantage of the preparation course will...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 07/24/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — A police officer had to manually open the hatch of a van to free a couple after their vehicle rolled on Second Street here early Thursday.

Larry Lee Hrinda, 61, was behind the...


Wed, 07/22/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — Here are Berwick Area Senior High School Class of 2020 scholarships and awards:

• John Weston Arndt —Class of 2020 Officer Award, $100

• Rianna Balliet — CSCF Frank...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Wed, 07/22/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick Council has directed the borough manager to look into a resolution encouraging Pennsylvania’s governor to restrict the use of fireworks.

Councilman Jay Jarrett said...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 07/21/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — An online school board meeting here was abruptly canceled after dozens of people were denied access.

Instead, the meeting, which was to include a vote on the plans for...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Tue, 07/21/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — A new proposal for reopening school here calls for elementary school children to be in the classroom five days a week, while students in fifth through 12 grade would learn through a...


Mon, 07/20/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — A Berwick man stopped by police for driving with a suspended license told officers he had found a license plate in the parking lot of a local hotel and put it on his car, police said...


Sun, 07/19/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — The following local students have been awarded scholarships from the Berwick Health and Wellness Fund.

Students from Berwick, Benton, Northwest and Central Columbia school...


 | By Julye Wemple
Sat, 07/18/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — Tom Rood awoke Friday morning to a horrifying sight outside his Vine Street home — a trail of blood circling his block.

Neighbors said there had been a stabbing in the early...