News from Berwick

 | By Susan Schwartz
Sat, 10/03/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — Berwick Area Schools students will return to in-person classes Wednesday after coronavirus closed classroom doors for a week.

That’s assuming two or more cases involving...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Thu, 10/01/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — A 26-year-old man allegedly tied the hands of a 12-year-old girl left in his care behind her back and raped her.

He went on to repeatedly sexually assault her over the next...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tue, 09/29/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — Hundreds of people will likely be in the stands when the Berwick Bulldogs play their first official home game Friday at Crispin Field.

School officials decided Monday that...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Mon, 09/28/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — Jean Torres says keeping appropriate shoes on the feet of his four children is “sometimes complicated.”

Between boxing, volleyball and cross country, his active offspring...


Sun, 09/27/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — Tricia Loomis was recently named head lifeguard at the Berwick YMCA, according to a press release.

Loomis, a graduate of Columbia-Montour Vo-Tech and Penn...


Sun, 09/27/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — First Keystone Community Bank is the local sponsor for a stock market game for students in grades 3-12, according to a press release.

Students can learn how to trade all year...


Fri, 09/25/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — Columbia County has partnered with the Central Susquehanna Community Foundation to give out $300,000 in block grant COVID-19 relief to 41 nonprofit organizations.

Grant funds...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Fri, 09/25/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — It looks as if the borough’s fire companies will be able to pay for almost $300,000 in new radios needed for the county’s new digital system without raising taxes or going into debt...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Wed, 09/23/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — Someone at Salem Elementary has tested positive for COVID-19 and exposed someone at the high school, but no students were exposed at the elementary, the superintendent says.

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Tue, 09/22/2020 - 00:00

BERWICK — A man accused of head-butting a CVS manager, knocking her to the ground and injuring her last April is now in Columbia County prison after he was picked up on a warrant.

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