Tioga County Rural Ministry acknowledges a gift of $3,000 from the Arthur Vining Davis Foundations. This gift is targeted for general operating support. Sister Mary O’Brien, CSJ, executive director, said TCRM appreciates the beneficence of the foundations. Their donation enhances TCRM's ability... Read More.
Tioga County Public Health is geared up and ready for the New York State Plastic Bag Ban that goes into effect on March 1. By eliminating the use of plastic bags, New York State can save on an estimated 23 billion plastic bags that... Read More.
Black Balloon Day is a national event, bringing awareness to deaths caused by drug overdoses and addiction. In memory of those individuals and families who have been affected by drug abuse, this event also encourages community members to stand in solidarity.
A jury convicted Lawrence Faucett, of Ulster, Pa., on Friday of criminally negligent homicide in the death last March of New York State Department of Transportation maintenance worker Dennis “Matt” Howe, of Owego. Howe was parked on the shoulder of NYS Route 17 on March... Read More.
This story is provided by Tioga County Alcohol and Drug Services in partnership with Tioga ASAP Coalition. Have you ever used or heard others use terms such as junkie, addict, dirty, or scumbag to describe a person who has a substance use disorder? According to... Read More.
Brindisi visited the Lockheed Martin facility in the Town of Owego on Tuesday. Good paying jobs are expected to be added to the workforce at Lockheed Martin in the Town of Owego after Congressman Anthony Brindisi announced today the facility... Read More.
Spring comes early every year for the agriculture industry. Farmers across the state and Tioga County are dusting off equipment and making preparations in March for a busy upcoming planting season. Each year, the importance and awareness of agriculture in Tioga County continues to grow.... Read More.
Owego Apalachin Central School District, in conjunction with Lockheed Martin, held a signing ceremony Thursdsy for OFA Senior Jasper Corson. Jasper has been working at Lockheed Martin through a co-op over the past year. He has been spending half of... Read More.
Jason R. Talada, age 42, of 113 Maple St., Athens, Pa., was arrested last week by Tioga County Sheriff's Deputies and charged with: Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance, 5th Degree, Class D Felony, Two counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance, Class... Read More.
Waverly police recently completed investigation of a burglary of a village business. Waverly Liquor and Wine Store, 442 Fulton St., was burglarized at 1:02 a.m. January 23. Upon investigation , Waverly police have arrested TREMAN V. GILBERT, age 30, of Candor, and a local... Read More.