News from Danville

 | By GERI GIBBONS
Friday, January 24, 2020

DANVILLE — It’s tough to find substitute teachers, school officials lament.

So, a program offered through the Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit is helping fill the gap with people...


Thursday, January 23, 2020

DANVILLE — Danville Area High School Students will spend less time in the classroom next school year and will need fewer credits to earn a high-school degree.

The school board Wednesday...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Thursday, January 23, 2020

DANVILLE — The Danville School Board hired a new head football coach Wednesday night who will also fill a faculty position meant to support students who need extra help.

Mike Brennan,...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Monday, January 20, 2020

DANVILLE — A mail carrier involved in an accident that shut down Route 42 for 51/2 hours Saturday has died.

Shelly K. Andress, 58, of Millville, succumbed

at Geisinger Medical...


Sunday, January 19, 2020

DANVILLE — Karen Murphy, Ph.D., Geisinger’s chief innovation officer and founding director of the Steele Institute for Health Innovation, has been named a 2020 “Woman to...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Friday, January 17, 2020

DANVILLE — The owners of a condemned property on the borough’s main street have promised to knock the building down.

But a month after N.R.S. Rentals of Bloomsburg said that they would...


Friday, January 17, 2020

DANVILLE — An 8-year-old student was treated for injuries after she was struck by a car after stepping off the curb of Northumberland Street near the Danville Middle School around 3:20 p.m....


Friday, January 17, 2020

DANVILLE — Geisinger Medical Center will be one of three hospitals Sunbury emergency services will take patients to after UPMC Susquehanna Sunbury officials told the Sunbury newspaper on...


 | By MARC MALKOSKIE
Friday, January 17, 2020

DANVILLE — When it comes to all-around players in high school girls basketball, few local teams have more weapons than Danville and Southern Columbia.

On Thursday night, it was Danville...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Thursday, January 16, 2020

DANVILLE — Alarmed by a spike in suicide threats by local teens, Danville school officials are looking at ways to reduce student stress, including a shortened school day.

Since the...