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Jessica Parker wanted by Elmira Police
Jessica L. Parker is wanted by the Elmira Police Department. Parker is wanted for fleeing officer in a motor vehicle, obstruction of governmental administration, reckless driving, unauthorized use of a motor vehicle and having a suspended registration.
Man facing charges for bad stolen checks at local Dandy stores
A Monroeton man who was arrested by Pennsylvania state troopers in Laporte in January for a home invasion now faces charges for passing bad stolen checks in Bradford County.According to Pennsylvania State Police, 23-year-old Brandon Philip Ropraz used stolen checks during eight stops at six Dandy Mi
Elmira woman indicted on grand larceny charge
Deborah S. Zazynski, 47, allegedly stole property valued in excess of $50,000 from Minier Brothers supermarket in Big Flats between April 2016 and February 2017, according to the indictment.
Bradford County: Man pleads not guilty in Litchfield shooting incident
TOWANDA -- An Athens man who allegedly shot a firearm at a woman twice during an incident at a North Rome Residence in Litchfield last month has waived his formal arraignment in Bradford County Court of Common Pleas.The action taken by 49-year-old Steward Allen Burns means that he is effectively ple
Towanda man behind bars on outstanding warrants
Waverly Police picked up Kevin Stedge, 22, for having active warrants out for previous Burglary, Criminal Trespassing, and Criminal Mischief among others.
Owego couple featured on HGTV's 'House Hunters'
Ike and Julie Lovelass, owners of The Owego Kitchen, were featured on an episode of HGTV's "House Hunters."
Charges Dropped for Wysox Man
The Bradford County District Attorney’s Office recently withdrew all charges against a Wysox man. Jimmy Arnold Hayes, 58, was charged by the Pennsylvania State Police with: Aggravated Indecent Assault, a seconddegree felony, and Corruption of Minors and Indecent Assault, first-degree misdemeanors.
Sayre man charged in rape of 15-year-old girl
SAYRE — A Sayre man has been taken into custody on suspicions that he allegedly raped a 15-year-old girl at a Hayden Street residence in early May.Devan Alexander Kithcart, 20, was arraigned before Magisterial District Judge Todd Carr on a first degree felony count of involuntary deviate sexual inte
Bradford County fugitive arrested in Waverly
Kevin Paul Stedge, 22, of Towanda, was wanted on numerous active arrest warrants for burglary, criminal trespass, criminal mischief, obstructing governmental administration and unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.
Public hearing scheduled for potential bridge removal in Luthers Mills
BURLINGTON TOWNSHIP — A historic metal truss bridge that connects a short offshoot from Route 6 to Covered Bridge Road in Luthers Mills is being considered for removal.Next month, residents and other stakeholders will be able to weigh in on how the county moves forward at a public hearing at the tow
Horseheads completes dominant sweep of Corning for back-to-back Class AA baseball titles
It was no surprise the top-seeded Blue Raiders repeated as Section 4 Class AA baseball champion, capturing the program's sixth championship in the last eight seasons. What came as a surprise was how they did it, with Thursday's 14-0 clinching victory in Game 2 of the best-of-three series against Cor
Towanda softball falls to Bloomsburg
WYSOX — It was a pitchers duel between Towanda’s Gabby Slater and Kendra Loff of Bloomsburg.Inning after inning the two dominated on the mound, keeping the opposing lineup off-balance.For seven innings, no one could take control of the game.
Athens Township: Burglary suspect waives prelim. hearing
Sayre Borough Police have charged Martz with burglary, criminal trespass, theft by unlawful taking and receiving stolen property in connection with the incident, which occurred earlier this month.
Bradford County: Man sentenced to state prison for truck theft
TOWANDA -- An Ulster man who stole a still-running truck from the Dandy Mini Mart on Spring Street in Sayre in September was recently sentenced in Bradford County Court of Common Pleas to 33 months to six years and six months in a state correctional facility.Michael Wayne Robert, 57, was also ordere
Corning Teacher arrested for theft
Eric J. Griffin, 39, of Campbell turned himself in to Corning Police on Tuesday. He was processed and released on an Appearance Ticket for his arraignment on May 29th, 2018.
Banquet honors Bradford County volunteers
NORTH ORWELL -- While volunteers are greatly appreciated in Bradford County all year round, Tuesday was their day.The Bradford County Area Agencies on Aging presented over 100 volunteers with their own recognition banquet at the North Orwell Community Hall.The banquet is an annual event and serves a
Towanda's Patriot's Pen, Voice of Democracy winners present to school board
The Towanda School Board was able to hear the top entries from this year’s Patriot’s Pen and Voice of Democracy essay contests during its meeting Monday. Erica Locke (pictured) won first place in the Voice of Democracy competition, which was open to all high school students, while Whitney Madill ear
BCTPA finalizes deal for Weigh Station
TOWANDA — The Bradford County Tourism Promotion Board announced that they have completed their purchase of the Weigh Station building on Merrill Parkway in Towanda at their monthly meeting on Monday evening.The Weigh Station was formerly a restaurant and bar before being converted into a chiropracto
Elmira man and woman charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance
43-year-old Anthony Jenkins, and 25-year-old Cassondra Carey, are each charged with one count of criminal possession of a controlled substance.
BREAKING: Reports of gunfire on Pennsylvania Ave by Paesano's
ELMIRA, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - There are reports of gunfire by Paesano's on Elmira's Southside, along Pennsylvania Avenue. The reports came in before 6 p.m.