News from Bloomsburg

 | By Leon Bogdan
Friday, June 8, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A judge ordered the former treasurer of the Bloomsburg Memorial Elementary School’s Parent-Teacher Organization to spend 60 days in prison Thursday for stealing nearly $50,000 from...


Friday, June 8, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A town man was charged with retail theft for shoplifting cigarettes and energy drinks while working last winter at Weis Markets here, district court papers say.

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 | By Susan Schwartz
Thursday, June 7, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A police officer climbed a chain link fence and rushed into a smoke-filled warehouse to extinguish a tire someone set ablaze Wednesday night.

Smoke was reported around 7:10...


 | By Julye Wemple
Thursday, June 7, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — The Bloomsburg Fair has hired a retired banker to oversee operations for a newly-created administrative assistant position, officials say.

John Thompson, former trust...


Thursday, June 7, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Two men who were arrested with large amounts of marijuana and cash stashed in their residence near the DUI Booking Center here have waived their cases onto Columbia County Court...


Thursday, June 7, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Christian School Senior Awards Ceremony was held Wednesday morning at Calvary Baptist Church, 3300 Ridge Road, Bloomsburg.

The following seniors were given these...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, June 6, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — It took thousands of classroom hours, school lunches, and bus rides, but the 148 seniors at Columbia-Montour Area Vocational-Technical School finally made it to graduation Tuesday...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Wednesday, June 6, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Now that the town has secured funding for the expanded floodwall, financing of the Bloomsburg Area School District’s capital project to revamp parts of the school’s campus was the...