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Christmas by candlelight celebrated at the old Stone Church       

December 21, 2016 MONTGOMERY - The arrival of the Christmas season was never more evident than on Saturday, Dec. 17, when the Montgomery Area Historical Society (MAHS) hosted its annual candlelight service. more »»

Young designer creates unusual fashion show for senior project

December 21, 2016 WILLIAMSPORT - Making a fashionable statement these days is no easy task. more »»

Giving unto others exemplified by hometown jeweler            

December 19, 2016 HUGHESVILLE – The familiar saying that “Charity begins at home,” was recently extended to “Charity begins in your home-town. more »»

Authors say, "There's something about local history"

December 14, 2016 TIVOLI - The sanctuary of the United Methodist Church at Tivoli was filled with men and women interested in hearing from two writers who are also area native. more »»

Historical Society’s “Road Show” series continues

November 30, 2016 MONTGOMERY - The Montgomery Area Historical Society hosted its most recent “Road Show” on Tuesday, November 15th in the Montgomery Borough Building. more »»

Doll house has roots in New Zealand

November 23, 2016 PHOTO PROVIDED On October 24 Nicholas and Annette Finnis (right) paid a visit from New Zealand at the Taber Museum in Williamsport to see the dollhouse built by Mowdray Finnis, grandfather of... more »»

Frantz School House still stands in county

November 23, 2016 PENN TOWNSHIP - Penn Township of Lycoming County in Pennsylvania at one time was home to 8 one room schools. The township was formed in 1828 named after Penn Township in Berks County. more »»

The Jingle Dancer, an Ojibwe tradition stays alive

November 23, 2016 HUGHESVILLE - November is Native American month and the Hughesville Area Public Library hosted some special guests from the area on Saturday afternoon, November 19. more »»

Fall season is good time for planting bulbs

November 16, 2016 HUGHESVILLE - The Garden Clubs of Hughesville and Muncy have been winding down their community activities and getting ready for the upcoming yea. more »»

Works of artist Eugene Mohr scattered among local churches

November 16, 2016 MUNCY - Although Muncy artist Eugene 'Jean' Mohr was born in a mansion, life would give him a lot of lumps before reaching his final one. more »»

First Lady Lincoln distressed with press

November 9, 2016 TIVOLI - Former first lady, Mary Todd Lincoln, made a stop at Tivoli in an effort to set the record straight. more »»

Field hospital tent raising 'Barnum and Bailey' style

November 9, 2016 HUGHESVILLE - The career of Louise "Stossie " Sheehan of Hughesville, was influenced by her grandfather, Dr. James Akehurst who served in the medical corp during World War I. more »»

Students trek through local burial grounds

November 3, 2016 HUGHESVILLE - Bracing against the whistling winds of October, members of the local history classes at Hughesville High School walked the cemetery at Pleasant Hill near town. more »»

Shopping experience will benefit domestic violence

October 26, 2016 WILLIAMSPORT - A fancy women's boutique that raises money for domestic violence, sexual assault and homeless shelters for women is a perfect solution to serve Lycoming County. more »»

Two inducted as athletic standouts for Muncy

October 19, 2016 HOWARD ‘TINY’OTT- Class of 1932 Coaching-Football-Baseball-Track MUNCY - 'Tiny' was a four-year letter winner in football. His senior year in 1932, they finished 5-5 overall. more »»

Longtime columnist remains a pastor to subscribers

October 14, 2016 Editor's Note: Sunday, October 9 was Clergy Appreciation Da. more »»

Kicking for Kids

October 14, 2016 MUNCY - "Kicking For Kids" was the theme for the "Think BIG" Helping families battle pediatric cancer during the girls' soccer game between the Muncy Indians and Hughesville Spartans. more »»

New evidence results in plaque placed at Fort Freeland

October 14, 2016 TURBOTVILLE - After 35 years of gatherings at the Hower-Slote farm by the Warrior Run-Fort Freeland Heritage Society, more history of happenings in the immediate area has come to light. more »»

Montgomery residents locate soldiers who fought at Gettysburg

September 28, 2016 GETTYSBURG – Saturday, September 24 was a pleasant day for a trip to the Gettysburg National Battlefield sponsored by the Montgomery Area Historical Society (MAHS). more »»

Mexican cuisine comes to Muncy

September 8, 2016 MUNCY - A new ethnic cuisine has arrived in the area, and a celebration was held on Friday, August 26 in front of the Sunoco gas station on Rt. 220 in Muncy Township. more »»



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