News from Bloomsburg

 | By Julye Wemple
Thursday, December 5, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A former Bloomsburg University football player has become the largest donor in school history with a $10 million gift aimed at supporting student athletes.

In recognition...


Wednesday, December 4, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A couple who previously donated $1 million to Bloomsburg University have pledged another $500,000 to support professional experiences for students.

Michael and...


Tuesday, December 3, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Geisinger Hospice is offering a free workshop for those facing the holidays after the loss of a loved one.

The workshop involves education about grief, making a plan to...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Monday, December 2, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg driver and two passengers were injured after the car entered the path of an oncoming box truck, police say.

Madhav Sharma pulled a Subaru...


Sunday, December 1, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations this week:

Monday —Rohrbach’s Farm Market, 2:30-4 p.m.; Town Park Village...


Sunday, December 1, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Meals on Wheels will be delivered by volunteers from First Presbyterian and Bloomsburg Christian churches this week:

Monday: Jackie and Bob Shuman; Jim...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Sunday, December 1, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Restraint chairs — such as the one connected to the recent death of a 19-year-old inmate at Columbia County Prison — can be dangerous for people high on methamphetamine, experts...


Sunday, December 1, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Since the death of Tyler Evans last June, Columbia County Prison has added a new time limit for an inmate to be kept in a restraint chair and started having medical staff on duty...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Friday, November 29, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — One of the biggest names in country music will be coming to the Bloomsburg Fair in 2020.

Brad Paisley —seller of more than 11 million albums; winner of three Grammy Awards...


Thursday, November 28, 2019

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University’s summer field hockey camp will be held July 26-31 at Steph Pettit Stadium.

The annual camp is a designed to prepare high school players for the...