News from Danville

Friday, October 16, 2015

DANVILLE — The following civil lawsuits have been filed in the office of District Judge Marvin Shrawder.

The defendants in such cases sometimes settle claims soon...


 | By Chris Krepich
Friday, October 16, 2015

DANVILLE — Three of the six candidates running for school board here didn’t show Thursday night for a question-and answer session, and a fourth didn’t provide many answers.

Incumbent...


 | By Chris Krepich
Thursday, October 15, 2015

DANVILLE — Police here got a duck call Wednesday afternoon when a pair of mallards showed up at a pub.

The ducks decided to sleep it off on the steps of Old Forge Brewing Co., prompting...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Thursday, October 15, 2015

DANVILLE — There will be school here Friday and no teacher’s strike.

The school board and union hammered out a preliminary deal last night at the conclusion of a four-hour negotiating...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Thursday, October 15, 2015

DANVILLE — A Texas woman stopped here in a vehicle reported stolen out of that state was offered a deal in court Tuesday — her probation would be suspended if she would buy a bus ticket back to...


Wednesday, October 14, 2015

DANVILLE — The League of Voters invites the public to its Candidates Night set for Thursday, 7-9 p.m.

Doors open at 6:30.

The event takes place at American Legion Post 40, 175...


Tuesday, October 13, 2015

DANVILLE — The annual Ronald McDonald House volunteer social is set for 6-8:30 p.m. Thursday at the house, which sits on the Geisinger Medical Center campus.

The theme of this year’s...


Tuesday, October 13, 2015

DANVILLE — Two assaults on staffers took place recently at the North Central Secure Treatment Unit for delinquent youth, report State Police at Milton.

Raekwon Hawkins...


 | By Dan Reilly
Saturday, October 10, 2015

DANVILLE — You’ll have to forgive Danville coach Jim Keiser for being a little reluctant when his players suggested they try an onside kick early in the first quarter of a 42-15 homecoming...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Saturday, October 10, 2015

DANVILLE — An entire school district here sent a heartfelt Homecoming tribute Friday to a senior battling bone cancer at home.

Mackenzie Riley, 17, was named Danville’s Homecoming queen...