News from Danville

Monday, August 20, 2018

DANVILLE — The Montour County Sheriff’s Office has released the following list of people it says are wanted on warrants. Some of them may have been located since the department released the...


 | By Gary Pang
Monday, August 20, 2018

DANVILLE — A woman disguised herself as a man during the Civil War so she could follow her new husband into battle, a historian says.

Mary Owens of Danville married William Evans over...


Sunday, August 19, 2018

DANVILLE — Property sales recorded in July at the Montour County Courthouse:

Anthony Township

• James Edwards Investments to 40 Lawton Lane, $1,631,284

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 | By Tim Hare
Sunday, August 19, 2018

DANVILLE — Danville coach Jim Keiser’s biggest question about his team coming into the summer was his offensive line.

He got an answer he wasn’t thrilled with in Saturday’s scrimmage...


 | By Gary Pang
Saturday, August 18, 2018

DANVILLE — Danville school directors voted to hire two new teachers for the 2018-19 school year at Tuesday’s public meeting.

They hired Denae Lewis as a family and...


 | By Gary Pang
Thursday, August 16, 2018

DANVILLE — A man wrote a bad check last year for $550, and now he faces criminal charges, police said.

Justin L. Fenstermacher, 27, Bloomsburg, asked another man to...


 | By Gary Pang
Wednesday, August 15, 2018

DANVILLE — Danville borough council members voted Tuesday to pick the Mill Street Beautification project for its 2018 CDBG project funding.

Danville can allocate $79,421 in CDBG funds...


 | By Gary Pang
Wednesday, August 15, 2018

DANVILLE — Danville school directors voted Tuesday to approve advertising the sale of the former Riverside Elementary school for an asking price of $350,000.

The property includes two...


 | By Gary Pang
Wednesday, August 15, 2018

DANVILLE — Montour County commissioners voted Tuesday to finalize three community projects that will be funded by $216,992 in grants.

The projects include the demolition of a blighted...


 | By Gary Pang
Friday, August 10, 2018

DANVILLE — A cardiac invasive specialist at Geisinger replaced a vial of fentanyl with saline, then administered the powerful painkiller to herself, charges say.

Kelly A. Laughlin took...