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Peeks at the Past 4.8.2020

April 8, 2020 April 13, 1850 A regular rough and tumble fight is going on at present in the ranks of the harmonious democracy in regard to their next candidate for Canal Commissione. more »»

Peeks at the Past 4.1.2020

April 1, 2020 March 30, 1872 George A. Dodd, of Montoursville, was the lucky applicant for a cadetship at West Point. A rolling mill is to be erected at Milton, by Milton and Bellefonte parties. more »»

Bob Wilt's Sports Limelights 3.26.1970

April 1, 2020 Highlighted this week is Muncy’s Larry Lauchle from the March 26, 1970 edition of The Luminary. more »»

Peeks at the Past 3.25.2020

March 25, 2020 March 23, 1872 Spotted fever prevails to a considerable extent at Williamsport. Six or eight sheep belonging to Jessie Haines, Muncy Twp. more »»

Peeks at the Past 2.26.2020

March 18, 2020 March 16, 1872 The clothing of a little son of Isaac Gortner, of this borough, aged 3 years, caught fire from a spark from the stove on Monday and he was badly burned about his face and neck, befor... more »»

Peeks at the Past 2.26.2020

March 10, 2020 1880 Ellis Sunderlin’s barn in Muncy township was burned last Saturday evening, it having been set on fire by an engine on the Muncy Creek railroad. Dr. more »»

Peeks at the Past 2.26.2020

March 3, 2020 1850 170 years ago The canals are now in navigable condition and the boating season has fairly commenced. more »»

Peeks at the Past 2.26.2020

February 25, 2020 Tuesday, Feb. more »»

Peeks 2.19.2020

February 19, 2020 Tuesday, Feb. 20, 1872 A deposit bank is about to be organized at Catawissa. John Ort, of Muncy township, raised last season, on two acres of ground, 156 bushels of oat. more »»

Peeks at the Past 2.12.2020

February 12, 2020 The Muncy Luminary Fe. more »»

Peeks at the Past 2.5.2020

February 5, 2020 Feb. 6, 1872 The mails to and from Hughesville are now carried by way of the Muncy Creek railroad instead of by stage. Snow to the depth of one foot fell at this place on Saturday. more »»

Peeks at the Past 1.29.2020

January 29, 2020 Jan. 29, 1872 J.I. Painter, agent of the Catawissa railroad company at this place informs us that since the opening of the extension on November 20th, he has sold 1,305 tickets to Williamsport. more »»

Peeks at the Past 1.15.2020

January 15, 2020 Jan. 16, 1872 David D. Manville has resumed business after the disastrous fire of two weeks ago. more »»

Peeks at the Past 1.8.2020

January 8, 2020 Jan. more »»

Peeks at the Past 12.18

December 18, 2019 Dec. 5, 1871 The river was frozen Wednesday and Thursday night from the Muncy dam to above the outlet locks. W.T. more »»

Montgomery Locals 12/8/2019

December 11, 2019 Christmas cheer was abundant in Montgomery last Saturday when the annual Christmas Parade marched down Main Street. more »»

Peeks at the Past

December 11, 2019 Nov. 28, 1871 The Muncy Mills was sold at public sale on Thursday last to Wm. Trimp, Chas. Gortner and Pierce Butler, for $13,000. more »»

Peeks of the Past 12.4

December 4, 2019 Nov. 28, 1871 Dr. Langdon has been offered a foreign appointment, but will not accept, thinking that he has been a “Big thing” in his Western Colony. more »»

Peeks of the Past 11.27

November 27, 2019 Nov. 14, 1871 A saw mill in Penn township, owned by Edward Lyon, was destroyed by fire last Friday. JK.. more »»

Peeks of the Past 11.20

November 20, 2019 The Muncy Luminary Friday, Nov. 17, 1949 70 years ago Price five cents Mrs. C. Lee Artley assumed the position of temporary instructor at the Muncy school kindergarten, replacing Mrs. Malcolm Rhone. more »»

Peeks of the Past, Nov. 13, 2019

November 13, 2019 Oct. 31, 1871 A much needed rain fell last week, as many of the wells in Muncy and vicinity are dry. Oct. more »»


Muncy Business and Professional Woman's Club December 9, 2019

No meetings in January or February, but when meetings resume, are held the second Monday of every month from September through June, 7 p.m., at the First United Methodist Church, 602 S. Market ST., Muncy. New members welcome. Call JoAnn Welch at 546-3803. more »

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