The owner of the mobile home that was the site of Saturday's fatal fire in Barton has been told he has one month to clean up the site. Owner David Jacobson has plans to put a new mobile home on the location, which currently... Read More.
A fire in the Town of Barton on Saturday night resulted in one fatality. According to Waverly Barton Fire Chief Don Howard, a woman was killed in a trailer fire along Route 34 Saturday. The name of the woman has not been released at... Read More.
The Waverly-Barton Fire Department responded to a structure fire Saturday night. The call came in around 7 o'clock at 55 Route 34 in Waverly. The fire department arrived to a smoke filled structure, but was able to keep the fire to a... Read More.
Friends and family came out last night to remember a 2007 Tioga Center High School grad who died in Afghanistan. A memorial service was held at the Tioga Center School Auditorium for Justin Rogers who was a husband, father, son and friend to... Read More.
A memorial service has been planned for the Southern Tier soldier who died in Afghanistan last week. Family and friends of 25-year-old Sergeant Justin Rogers are planning to get together Thursday at the Tioga Central Middle School Auditorium to celebrate his life. ... Read More.
A local soldier has died overseas. The Department of Defense announced the death Saturday of 25-year-old Justin Rogers from Barton. According to the department, he died Friday at Bagram, Afghanistan, from a non-combat related incident. The Department of Defense said his... Read More.
Tioga County Sheriff's Deputies have arrested a Barton man. 26-year-old Joshua Vanderpool of Old Barton Road was arrested on Friday and charged with Harassment according to a press release. This charge resulted from a domestic incident where Vanderpool allegedly punched the victim several... Read More.
The Tioga County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal accident involving a tractor trailer and a pedestrian this morning in the town of Barton. Just after 2:30 AM, deputies were called to the scene where a pedestrian was walking in the east-bound lane of... Read More.
Three emergency medical services professionals who died in the line of duty were honored in a Wednesday ceremony at the New York State's EMS Memorial in Albany. Honored from this area were LeRoy Kemp of Barton and Karen Hand, who headed the Broome County Volunteer... Read More.
To all residents of Tioga County, if you received damages to your residence (not out buildings or driveways), during the storms of last week, please contact the Tioga County Office of Emergency Management at 687-2023 to report this damage. We are trying to compile a... Read More.