A third mayor in the Valley has announced that he will not seek re-election this year. Sayre Mayor Denny Thomas announced yesterday that he will not be seeking a fourth term as mayor, after spending the last 12 years in charge of the... Read More.
An Athens man is in the Tioga County Jail today after allegedly attacking and seriously injuring his girlfriend in Waverly yesterday. Investigators say 25-year-old Michael Comstock attacked his girlfriend at a home in the village. No motive was released. Comstock has been charged... Read More.
For the 3rd year in a row, the Bradford County government is donating $10,000 to every fire department and ambulance service in the county. The money comes from impact fees of natural gas drilling. The Bradford... Read More.
17 people were arrested by Pennsylvania State Police yesterday, following an investigation into drug trafficking in Bradford County. Arrest warrants were obtained for these individuals after they sold a wide range of illegal... Read More.
There's less than a week to enter for your chance to ride in an Athens Borough fire truck. Tickets for your chance to win a ride can be purchased at the Spalding Memorial Library on Main Street in Athens now through Sunday. A single... Read More.
Between 800 and 900 Penelec customers in Sayre and Athens will be without power from 9pm until 2am tonight. The planned power outage is necessary for Penelec crews to make needed repairs to a substation in... Read More.
Former Athens Borough Fire Chief of 20 years, Mike Barry, passed away yesterday following a several yearlong battle with cancer. Barry was a life member of the Athens Borough Fire Department. He also worked as the... Read More.
Pennsylvania lawmakers passed their 2016-2017 revenue package last night, which has also since been signed into law by Governor Tom Wolf. The upcoming revenue package was passed nearly 9 months sooner than it was last year.
An Athens man is in custody after allegedly assaulting two people at Robert Packer Hospital on Monday. 63-year-old Francis Peace is accused of hitting his two sisters while visiting a family member in the hospital on... Read More.
The Athens Area School Board voted earlier this week to say "No" to any retroactive pay increase requests during contract negotiations with staff. The board says that it will decline any requests for retroactive pay increases... Read More.