May 24, 2018 RSS feed / Local News

Area Agency on Aging Thanks Volunteers

“A bright spot on a dreary day.”  The big black words stood out on the little green leafshaped paper.  Earlier this week, many kind people, or “bright spots,” received a reward for their efforts.  More...

PA Ag Secretary Speaker at Meeting

While it may seem that agriculture, particularly dairy farming, is a waning industry, state Department of Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding assured the public that agribusiness is alive and well in the commonwealth of Pennsylvania.  More...

And the Winner Is…

The results are in for the photo contest sponsored by Wyalusing Area Friends of the Arts (WAFA) and the Blue Heron Artisan Shop. More...

—BRADFORD COUNTY SENTENCINGS & PLEAS—

Bradford County District Attorney Daniel J. Barrett reported the following persons were recently sentenced, pleaded guilty or were accepted into the ARD Program in the Bradford County Court of Common Pleas, Towanda: Sentencings More...

Rushville

Sandy Bennett, Judy Bechtel, Vicky St. Clair and Cindy Douglas worked the election board at Lawton Social Hall on Tuesday, May 15. They had a low turn-out of 164 voters and one absentee out of 624. More...

Scouts Spruce Up Boro Ball Park

Wyalusing Cub Scout Pack 8 took on a community service project on April 27, sprucing up the Borough Ball Park for the summer. More...

Forkston

The Mother/Daughter/Other Banquet was a huge success. The pajama party theme brought out some interesting looks. Marion Miller was certainly elegant in her nightie and made most of the rest of us look pretty frumpy. More...

Elk Lake Proposed Budget Shows Shortfall

As school districts across the Commonwealth draft their budgets for the next school year, many are looking for creative ways to meet shortfalls that come from a variety of areas, including, but not limited to, retirement payouts, medical plans and sa More...

Wyalusing Resident Living with Rare Form of Parkinson’s Disease

Editor’s Note: The Rocket-Courier was requested by Allied Services to publish the following article, written about Wyalusing area resident Patti Dibble with the intent to alert others who may be battling a Parkinson’s like disease, so the More...

Dimock

Emily and Brandon Cleveland celebrate the birth of a little son, Landon Joseph Cleveland, born on May 12. Landon has 3 sisters, Annalyn, Madalyn and Evelyn. They currently live in South Auburn.  More...

Area Roadwork Scheduled

Roadwork Projects  Bradford County   Bumpville Road Detour  More...

Northeast Title & Tag Opens New Office

Company founders, family members, friends and long-time customers gathered at the new Tunkhannock location for Northeast Title and Tag at 512 Towne Plaza on Friday, May 18.  More...

Jenningsville

Barbara Smith 570-833-4946

Got through another rainy week. This May has certainly had its share of rain. Tuesday, election day, kept everyone wondering what could happen next. More...

Nimble

Bette Farr

Tuesday’s storm was a little scary with trees down and roads blocked. Several in the area lost power, however, we were fortunate and didn’t. Several had a hard time getting to the polls to vote until the roads were cleared.  More...

Beaver Meadows

570-746-0526

Congratulations to Dale Bennett who is the recipient of the Don James Award. The award will be presented to him during the Memorial Day Service, held at the Black Walnut American Legion Post 510 on Monday, May 28. More...

Nation’s 15 Top Health Systems Named

UPMC Susquehanna was this week named one of the nation’s 15 Top Health Systems by IBM Watson Health (NYSE: IBM). More...

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