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Borough needs to purchase nutrient credits

Correspondent ELKLAND - Elkland Borough Council met Nov. 8 where they learned that the necessary nitrogen credits was underway. Because the borough nitrogen discharges exceeded of the limits allowed the borough must buy credits to avoid the violation. The borough will need to secure 2,201 pounds wor

WELLSBORO GAZETTE - 2017-11-22 17:00:00

Hornell model shows inspections, other work pays off

Homes built by Greater Southern Tier BOCES students at the Wildwood campus outside of Hornell have become one of the city's ways to combat aging housing stock and blight, Hornell Mayor Shawn Hogan said. Eight such homes have been constructed in the past decade. One of eight homes built by Greater So

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Can't afford Thanksgiving groceries? Turning Point has help

BATH, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - If you can't afford the groceries to make a Thanksgiving meal for your family this year, Turning Point in Bath has you covered. Tuesday was the last day for registered families to pick up groceries, but leftovers will be available Wednesday for those who did not register. Vis

WETM - 2017-11-21 22:52:32

Nelson discusses future of park

Correspondent NELSON - Nelson Township Supervisors met Nov. 13 where they discussed preparation for the new playground. The funds for the new playground in Nelson will be released after review by Department of Conservation and Natural Resources. Once the funds are released the park construction woul

WELLSBORO GAZETTE - 2017-11-22 16:00:00

Bath Vol. Fire Department holds clothing drive

BATH, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - The Bath Volunteer Fire Department is holding a clothing drive and it has one request. The drive is a joint effort between the department and Bath Electric, Gas & Water Systems with both parties strictly asking for new clothes only. Coats, hats, scarves, gloves, mittens and

WETM

WWII veteran Cash Preston turning 101

Cassius "Cash" Preston, a World War II Army veteran, turns 101 years old on Dec. 17, one day after the 73rd anniversary of the start of the final major German offensive of World War II, known as the Battle of the Bulge. Preston, who was a staff sergeant in the army's 80th division, 314th battalion o

WELLSBORO GAZETTE - 2017-11-22 21:00:00

Corning-Painted Post launching mental health initiative

PAINTED POST, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - The Corning-Painted Post School District is trying to break the stigma on talking about mental health which is why it's launching an initiative. The Student Mental Health Action Team will focus on having an open dialogue on mental health needs in students because, the

WETM

Car crashes after trying to flee from police

Five people were arrested on drug-related charges after crashing into some trees while trying to flee from a traffic stop Monday in the Village of Owego, New York. Among those arrested were two people from Towanda and one from Athens. According to Village of Owego police, officers had pulled over a

DAILY REVIEW & SUNDAY REVIEW - 2017-11-22 11:00:00

Barnwell Primary School student remembered

Javian Hayward's classmates made pins out of puzzle pieces to remember him. Barnwell Primary School is missing a piece of its puzzle after the death of Javian Hayward. The 8-year-old died on Nov. 13 from injuries he sustained two days earlier from a wreck that occurred in Aiken County. His mother a

THEPEOPLESENTINEL.COM - 2017-11-22 23:06:47

Deloach appointed to D19 board

The Barnwell District 19 School Board will soon be full again. During their Nov. 13 meeting, the board unanimously approved appointing Bill Deloach to the seat vacated three months prior by George Fickling, who resigned over issues he had with board members. After two previous attempts to be electe

THEPEOPLESENTINEL.COM - 2017-11-22 22:57:18

Students, various agencies participate in drill

A "patient" is taken by EMS to a helicopter ambulance during a recent disaster drill held at the Barnwell County Airport. Over 100 people participated in a large-scale disaster drill on Nov. 15 in Barnwell County. The drill simulated a 6.2-magnitude earthquake centered in Barnwell. The drill "assum

THEPEOPLESENTINEL.COM - 2017-11-22 23:04:50

Towns, county hold civil but direct meeting

A meeting was held Thursday, Nov. 16 without lawyers in a neutral site between four governmental entities that have been at odds for several years. The Barnwell County Council met with the mayors and at least one councilman from each of the municipalities of Barnwell, Blackville and Williston. They

THEPEOPLESENTINEL.COM - 2017-11-22 23:05:38

Locking arms around a dinner table

They locked arms and bowed their heads. Different races joined together. An entire nation would talk about this moment of peace and unity. It all happened around a dinner table, not a football field. The first Thanksgiving occurred between white pilgrims and red Indians nearly 400 years ago. The Wa

THEPEOPLESENTINEL.COM - 2017-11-22 23:02:18

Teen shooting victim 'uncooperative' with police

Details are limited about a shooting that injured a Blackville teen. A 14-year-old male was shot on Sunday, Nov. 12 around 7:02 p.m. in the area of 954 Oak Avenue in Blackville as he walked between his house and a neighbor's residence. "One shot was fired and he was struck in the elbow," said Blac

THEPEOPLESENTINEL.COM - 2017-11-22 22:59:23

Blackville teens arrested for bomb threat

Sheriff's deputies conduct a search of Blackville-Hilda High School with the help of a bomb-sniffing dog. Two juveniles have been arrested in connection to a bomb threat that led to the evacuation of Blackville-Hilda High and Middle schools on Nov. 15. Barnwell County Sheriff Ed Carroll said his off

THEPEOPLESENTINEL.COM - 2017-11-22 23:08:58

Memories retained at Blackville Museum

Visitors peruse the Blackville Museum's collection on Nov. 12 during an open house. The Blackville Museum took people on a walk down memory lane during its Nov. 12 open house. There was a good turnout for the event, which was held as a way to showcase all the work that's been done recently to pres

THEPEOPLESENTINEL.COM - 2017-11-22 23:00:13

Hearne ISD Administrator on leave after indictment for injury to a child

HEARNE, Tex. (KBTX) - A Hearne Junior High Principal is being investigated over a case of corporal punishment. Dr. Ronny Welborn turned himself into the Robertson County jail Friday after being indicted for Injury to a child. The Robertson County District Attorney believes a case of corporal punish

KBTX.COM - 2017-11-22 01:43:00

Hearne School District official charged in paddling case

A Hearne school district administrator has been put on paid leave after being charged with injury to a child. The charges were brought by the Robertson County District Attorney's office after Ronny Welborn, Hearne's director of human resources and student services, paddled a student in October. Supe

BRYAN COLLEGE STATION EAGLE - 2017-11-22 06:00:00

Multiple accidents on Highway 6 in Robertson County slows traffic

ROBERTSON COUNTY, Tex. (KBTX) - Multiple accidents on Highway 6 south of Hearne has traffic stalled. News 3 has received several phone calls from drivers moving slow. A News 3 producer travelling that way reports that there were two accidents on either side Highway 6, just about a mile south of Hea

KBTX.COM - 2017-11-22 20:51:00

Student Bonfire unites Texas A&M students, alumni ahead of LSU game

When Madeline Maguire came to Texas A&M, she didn't even know what Student Bonfire was. Now the sophomore from Round Rock leads a team of more than 50 wood-stacking Aggies as crew chief of the Lechner Nerds. On Tuesday night, in a field off Old Hearne Road, Maguire could feel the Aggie spirit as tho

BRYAN COLLEGE STATION EAGLE - 2017-11-22 06:00:00