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.
Due to the current weather conditions, the Tioga County Sheriff’s Office has issued a travel advisory for Tioga County as of 11:00 AM today. Snow will continue throughout the day with periods of very heavy snowfall, possibly up to 2 inches an hour. Stay... Read More.
February is National Marijuana Awareness Month. Marijuana Awareness Month is focused on increasing awareness about cannabis by presenting the facts regarding it. Some teens believe marijuana can't be that harmful if states are legalizing it. Legal... Read More.
Ryan A. Benjamin, 38, of Owego, has been charged by Elmira Police with attempted kidnapping, a felony, of a 14-year old girl near a Rite-Aid in Elmira. Police arrested Benjamin on Wednesday after investigating an incident that was reported Tuesday night on the Elmira... Read More.
On Sunday…not long after midnight…the Tioga County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a child with special needs missing from a home in Apalachin. The child was wearing an Operation Life Saver tracker, which gives out a radio signal that can be tracked... Read More.
At Tioga Central High School, Akshar recognized senior Adeline Whitmore for her kindness, honesty, ambition and work ethic in everything she does. Class valedictorian, Addy also excels on the athletic field, serves as Vice President of the National Honor Society and Treasurer of the... Read More.
A new concern has been identified by federal, state, and local officials in recent weeks with the outbreak of the 2019 Coronavirus, which originated in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China at the beginning of January. While Tioga County Public Health is concerned, we want to reassure our... Read More.