A total of $60,000 was awarded to rural fire departments across three counties in Pennsylvania, including Bradford County. The awards were given through the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources to fire departments with fewer than 10,000 residents in their district. The money... Read More.
A Binghamton woman was arrested in Athens after she attempted to steal hundreds of dollars worth of merchandise from the WalMart on Elmira Street. 44-year-old Danielle Mitchell allegedly tried to remove over $400 worth of items from the store but was caught. She was... Read More.
Officials in Athens voted to recommend that supervisors grant preliminary approval for the plans for an Applebee's restaurant to be located at the corner of Elmira and Clinton streets. The recommendation was made Monday night and is contingent upon multiple resolutions, including adding a... Read More.
A 9-year-old boy from Dushore was struck by a car while he rode his bicycle Saturday evening in Athens Township. Around 8:32 Saturday night, a car was traveling east on McDuffey Street when the boy reportedly came out of Sammy Lane and rode right... Read More.
Athens Borough police arrested a Sayre man on a charge of fleeing or attempting to elude a police officer. 18-year-old Christian Firestine was also charged with driving without a valid license and failure to stop at a stop sign. According to police, Firestine refused... Read More.
The board of education for the Athens Area School District voted Tuesday to move forward with the sale of two closed elementary schools. The district will be preparing legal advertisements for the sale of the Sheshequin-Ulster and Gladys Burnham elementary schools. Both schools were... Read More.
An Athens man was sent to the Tioga County jail after he was wanted on a warrant for failure to pay child support. 24-year-old Steven Wheeler was picked up by the Waverly Police Department and turned over to the Tioga County Sheriff's Office. Wheeler... Read More.
The Athens Township Police Department is teaming with the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation and the National Highway Traffic Administration to enforce a Border to Border seatbelt enforcement operation now through June 8th. 370 law enforcement agencies across the state of Pennsylvania will be stepping... Read More.
A Wyalusing man has been charged by Athens Township Police for ten violations of the Pennsylvania Home Improvement Consumer Protection Act. 36-year-old Charles Sanders is being charged with four counts of criminal attempt to make a false statement to induce an agreement for home... Read More.
Shoppers in Athens over the weekend were able to help a local Boy Scouts of America group raise money at their annual garage sale. Venture Crew 105 hosted its 22nd annual sale, in which visitors at the former P&C Fresh building on Elmira Street... Read More.