News from Danville

Sunday, November 25, 2018

DANVILLE — During September, a number of businesses and organizations joined together to “Go Gold,” raising awareness about pediatric cancer and $20,000 to support the ThinkBIG Pediatric Cancer...


Sunday, November 25, 2018

DANVILLE — In a bid to reach the East Coast market, a fast-growing technology services provider from Minnesota has acquired the firm that purchased North Central Digital Systems in 2016,...


 | By Gary Pang
Friday, November 23, 2018

DANVILLE — A woman had a blood-alcohol level three times over the legal limit when she crashed twice into a parked pickup, charges say.

Ellen Rebecca Mertz, 26, Danville, was pulling...


 | By Julye Wemple
Friday, November 23, 2018

DANVILLE — A Hazleton man with a “lengthy” criminal history pleaded guilty to stealing a woman’s car from a gas station in September.

George Raab, 37, admitted taking...


Thursday, November 22, 2018

DANVILLE — Four people were accepted into a program for first-time offenders in Montour County court on Tuesday.

All participants in the Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition program...


 | By Gary Pang
Thursday, November 22, 2018

DANVILLE — Since the free Danville Community Thanksgiving Dinner started 35 years ago, volunteers have served 400 turkeys and 11/2 tons of potatoes.

That’s more than 4,000 meals to...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, November 21, 2018

DANVILLE — A former Geisinger doctor accused of licking and groping a 16-year-old girl participating in a student program at the hospital will stand trial next month.

Dr. Abraham Layon...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, November 21, 2018

DANVILLE — A woman accused of setting fire to her motel room, then telling neighbors to “let it burn,” has been released from prison.

Roxanne Purcell, 50, continues to have “problems...


Wednesday, November 21, 2018

DANVILLE — Here are Danville Middle School honor roll students for the first marking period:

• Sixth grade — Kennedy Albertson, Muhlisa Bahramova, Laci Barnhart, Karissa Baylor, John...


Wednesday, November 21, 2018

DANVILLE — Tune in to this year’s 192nd Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade as Devynn Napp-Barker of Danville High School represents Pennsylvania as a member of the Macy’s Great All...