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A group of Millville students carry a cross up State Street on their way to the Millville Park Friday morning after walking from Leighow Oil along Route 42. The group was carrying the cross as they remember the lord’s walk to Mount Calvary.

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Posted on: Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 3:43am
HOMOSASSA, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man suffocated his young, crying son so he could play video games on his Xbox and watch TV, sheriff's deputies said Friday. Cody Wygant, 24, is charged with... READ MORE »

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DENVER (AP) — A Denver man accused of killing his wife while she was on the phone with a 911 dispatcher ate marijuana-infused candy before the attack, according to search warrants released... READ MORE »

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STATE COLLEGE (AP) — Penn State police say three male students who reportedly posed nude for a photo at the university's Nittany Lion Shrine face school discipline. Police tell the Centre... READ MORE »

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Authorities: Bloomsburg father violated his probation

BLOOMSBURG — When probation officers showed up unannounced at his door, Mark James Hughes turned and ran to the back room to hide his drug gear,...

Southern Columbia graduate OD’d in 2012, leaving son behind

NUMIDIA — Trichelle Grove was an honors student at Southern Columbia and a good kid before slipping into hard drug use the summer before her senior...

Stolen credit cards allegedly purchased gas, smokes, clothes

SALEM TWP. — A string of car break-ins led to a shopping spree with stolen credit cards, police say. William Michael Frankenfield, 34, Allison...

BLOOMSBURG — Overdose deaths are on the rise in Columbia County, making up about 10 percent of the coroner’s cases last year. Dr. Lori Masteller was...

Montour County property at center of dispute

ANTHONY TWP. — A woman exploited her brain-damaged brother by transferring his interest in a farm to her husband and herself for just $1, a lawsuit...

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• Actress Kate Hudson, 35. • Actor James Franco, 36. • Actress Ashley Judd, 46. • Former race car driver Al Unser Jr., 52. • Actor Hugh O’...

1943: During World War II, tens of thousands of Jews in the Warsaw Ghetto began a valiant but ultimately futile battle against Nazi forces. 1951:...

Newborn checks in at 13 lbs. DREXEL HILL (AP) — A woman has given birth to a more than 13-pound baby at a southeastern Pennsylvania hospital....

Ukrainian insurgents hold out DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) — Pro-Russian insurgents defiantly refused Friday to surrender their weapons or give up...

Breakfast for a Donation: 7-9:30 a.m., RCV UM Church, 6 Orchard Drive, Catawissa; benefits Wesley Soup Kitchen and Camp Lavigne. Breakfast: 7-11 a.m...

TREASURE HUNT: 02-03-19-20-28 MIDDAY DAILY NUMBER: 4-7-6 MIDDAY BIG FOUR: 1-8-1-8 MIDDAY QUINTO: 4-5-5-5-8 EVENING DAILY NUMBER: 9-6-9 EVENING BIG...

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The billion-dollar deer-farming industry in America produces generations of bucks growing progressively larger racks of antlers mainly for eventual...

MONTOURSVILLE — On. Jan. 1, PennDOT’s Columbia County maintenance employees marked 1,000 days — almost three full years —without a disabling/lost-...

SCRANTON (AP) — One of two men charged in the murder of a man found shot to death in his sport utility vehicle in a ravine last summer has lost his...

HARRISBURG — The state is advising people who bought raw milk from Greenfield Dairy on Tittle Road in Middleburg to discard it because it may be...

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VERONA (AP) — Easter often is associated with the candy aisle. But for an 85-year-old cheese company in Verona, the Lenten season is punctuated by...

BOSTON (AP) — Rhode Island’s Bryant University is asking students to resist the urge to take selfies with its president while receiving their...

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• Get-well and 17th birthday wishes may be sent to Jenna Wright of Bloomsburg, Room 391, Janet Weis Children’s Hospital at Geisinger Medical Center,...

Aging service specialist active with Boy Scouts

George W. Diamond, age 50, of 2641 Tower Road, Bloomsburg, died at 3:46 p.m. Thursday, April 17, 2014, at the Sun Home Hospice Care Center at the...

Lifelong Danville resident, avid Beatles fan

Penny E. Barnhart Woods, 57, a lifelong resident of Danville, passed away peacefully into the arms of her Lord and Savior on Thursday morning, April...

Woman active in many civic organizations

Nina D. Feldser, age 79, of 346 Center St., Bloomsburg, died at her home at 9:30 p.m. Thursday, April 17, 2014, after being seriously ill for two...

Pirates and Steelers sports fan liked ‘oldies’

Timothy H. Lindsay Sr., 70, of 31 Search St., Shickshinny, died late Thursday night, April 17, 2014, in Berwick Hospital Center. Born in Pittsburgh...

Complete obituary in Sunday’s edition

Richard E. “Dick” Greenly, 86, of Spring Garden Avenue, Berwick, died Friday, April 18, 2014, at the home of his daughter in Shickshinny. A complete...

Educator, coach, PPL radiation technician

Richard (Dick) Ace Sutliff, 75, of Hunlock-Harveyville Road, Shickshinny, left his family in this world and joined his family in heaven on Friday...

Retired GMC nurse cared for neglected dogs

Catharine J. Fox, 64, of Hess Hill Road in Danville passed away Thursday, April 17, 2014, at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville. She was born May...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — After nearly a month of reports of gunshots being fired at vehicles and more than 100 tips, authorities announced charges...

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“We’ll have partly sunny, dry and pleasant conditions until next Tuesday. That’s when we’ll have the chance for showers and thundershowers. Not only...

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Pittsburgh hopes to jump out to 2-0 series lead today

PITTSBURGH — Sidney Crosby is used to the attention. It comes with the territory when you’re the best hockey player in the world. Still, the...

NEW YORK — The Philadelphia Flyers might have No. 1 goalie Steve Mason back for Game 2 against the Rangers. Mason missed Thursday’s 4-1 loss to New...

Coach: ‘There are 16 teams that have a chance to win it’

MIAMI — Before the season started, a poll suggested that the Miami Heat were the overwhelming favorite to win the NBA title, collecting a whopping 76...

PHILADELPHIA — Billions of dollars couldn’t console Philadelphia 76ers owner Joshua Harris this season. Ok, maybe just a little. Being the potential...

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PITTSBURGH — Kyle Lohse pitched effectively into the seventh inning, Carlos Gomez homered and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Pittsburgh Pirates, 5-3...

DETROIT — Albert Pujols hit his 497th home run and Howie Kendrick added two of his own to lead the Los Angeles Angels to an 11-6 win over the Detroit...

NEW YORK — Aaron Harang threw no-hit ball for seven innings but was pulled after 121 pitches, and reliever Luis Avilan gave up David Wright’s two-out...

WASHINGTON — Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina’s throwing error combined with Michael Wacha’s wild pitch to allow two unearned runs in the seventh...

MIAMI — Giancarlo Stanton hit a grand slam with none out in the ninth inning, and Miami took advantage of an overturned call on a replay review to...

ARLINGTON, Texas —Martin Perez pitched a three-hitter for his first career shutout, Leonys Martin drove in four runs and Texas routed Chicago....

CHICAGO — Alfredo Simon lowered his ERA to 0.86, and Cincinnati beat Chicago for its 16th win in their last 17 games at Wrigley Field. Making his...

CLEVELAND — Melky Cabrera had four hits and scored Toronto’s go-ahead run in the seventh inning on Edwin Encarnacion’s single, and the Blue Jays held...

BOSTON — Jonathan Schoop went 4 for 5 with two doubles and two RBIs, and Baltimore pounded Red Sox starter John Lackey in a victory over Boston....

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HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. — K.J. Choi's early tee time and quick start moved him to the top of the rain-delayed RBC Heritage on Friday. Choi shot a...

BOSTON — Pavel Datsyuk scored at 16:59 of the third period, moments after Jimmy Howard’s best save of the game, and the Detroit Red Wings beat the...

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April 19

April 19, 1984 • Larry Bird scores 23 points in an 88-85 victory for the Boston Celtics over the Washington Bullets to take a 2-0 lead in the first...

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Today BASEBALL High school Don Engle tournament Mifflinburg at Bloomsburg.......10 a.m. Wyalusing at Central................10 a.m. Millville...

AUTO RACING 2:30 a.m. NBCSN — Formula One, Chinese Grand Prix, at Shanghai –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– BOXING 9:30 p.m. SHO — Champion Peter...

ATHLETICS U.S. ANTI-DOPING AGENCY — Announced distance runner Andrew Carnes has accepted a two-year period of ineligibility for purchase,...

EAST STROUDSBURG — Bloomsburg University’s Casey Cooperman pitched a complete game shutout for the Huskies during a 1-0 win over East Stroudsburg in...

Berwick 6, Hazleton 2 April 4 Hazleton 101 000 0 — 2 8 3 Berwick 000 510 0 — 6 11 1 T. Kost, E. Book and P. Balliet. Kylie Levan and Brooke...

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benton • HEAD COACH: Greg Fritz, third season • CAREER RECORD: 3-37 • ASSISTANTS: Kris Letteer, Jeff Kelsey, Jay Steinruck • LAST YEAR: 2-18 •...

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — A small portion of Pennsylvania state forest land has been impacted by shale gas drilling, but many questions remain about how to...

Here are today’s scheduled Easter Egg Hunts: • BERWICK — Easter Egg Hunt, beginning 11 a.m., for children ages 3-12, Berwick Christian Church,...

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