News from Bloomsburg

 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thursday, June 14, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Kolten Smith drove in four runs for Bloomsburg in a 12-6 win over Line Mountain in American Legion baseball Wednesday.

Evan Long had...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Thursday, June 14, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A former philosophy professor at Bloomsburg University is now a convicted felon after he pleaded guilty Wednesday to possessing child pornography.

Scott C. Lowe, 56, faces...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Thursday, June 14, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Former Bloomsburg Mayor Eric Bower was sentenced to a year on probation Wednesday when he pleaded “no contest” to charges of patronizing a prostitute.

Bower, 36, of 350 E....


Thursday, June 14, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man charged with breaking into dozens of cars last year after police profiled his DNA left behind from discarded cigarettes is facing trial in county court.

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 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wednesday, June 13, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A Bloomsburg man hit his girlfriend on the head and threatened to slit her throat during an argument over a booster seat, according to court documents.

Joel...


Wednesday, June 13, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Sherriff’s Department has released the following list of people it says are wanted on warrants.

Some of them may have been located since the department...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, June 12, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A student housing landlord who had his rental license suspended for a North Street property lost his appeal in front of council Monday night.

Joseph Gushen, owner of JAG...


Tuesday, June 12, 2018

BLOOMSBURG —After announcing at last month’s meeting he would step down as mayor, Eric Bower officially resigned Monday night.

Bower was arrested in...


Monday, June 11, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — First Columbia Bank & Trust Co.’s recent Teen Star Musical Competition raised more than $5,000 for the music departments at several local schools.

The competition...


Monday, June 11, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Fourteen people were accepted into Columbia County’s ARD program as first-time offenders Thursday.

All must perform 20 hours of community service while on supervision for a...