News from Bloomsburg

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...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Monday, June 11, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — An underage drinker gave another person’s name and personal information when police stopped him for having an open container during Block Party, court papers say.

But the...


Monday, June 11, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A Berwick man who scared residents by yelling and banging on doors in the early morning hours last summer was sentenced to probation when he pleaded guilty to what prosecutors...


Sunday, June 10, 2018

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

Monday — CCDP, Fifth Street, 9:30-10:30 a.m.; Columbia County...


 | By Michael Lester
Saturday, June 9, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Superintendent Donald Wheeler stood before the Bloomsburg Area High School Class of 2018 Friday evening and admitted it would be a tall task to summarize the...


Saturday, June 9, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A New York man busted for selling heroin out of a home in Berwick two years ago was sentenced to state prison for up to four years in Columbia County Court.

Denzel...


Friday, June 8, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Shawn Hicks, 34, of 254 W. Eleventh St., Bloomsburg, was cited for high weeds on his property May 23, according to court documents.

He is facing fines and...


Friday, June 8, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — The Class of 2018 of Bloomsburg Area High School graduates tonight at 6 p.m. at Mitrani Hall, Bloomsburg University.

Here’s list of the graduates:

Nicholas...


 | By Michael Lester
Friday, June 8, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — While advising fellow graduating seniors not to be intimidated by the future, Southern Columbia 2018 salutatorian Grace Joseph acknowledged she’s a bit frightened...