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National quilting day observed

March 20, 2019 CLARKSTOWN - Quilters seem enthusiastic about their work and perhaps none more so than Rhonda Freezer, since 2011, one of the salespersons in the fabric department at the Ben Franklin Store in... more »»

Muncy Female Seminary noted for former First Lady

March 14, 2019 Editors Note: The following story is an excerpt from a series in August, 2018, written for the Williamsport Sun-Gazette MUNCY - The Muncy Female Seminary was chartered in 1840 “for the education... more »»

VStained glass window holds lasting legacy

March 7, 2019 PICTURE ROCKS - Two hundred years from now, will research reveal women as adventurous, accepting changes in residences and supportive of family, church and community? Those qualifications seem to... more »»

“Deeds of the Valley” presented to Montgomery Historical Society

February 27, 2019 MONTGOMERY - Anyone who is interested in the history of Alvira and the White Deer Valley of Pennsylvania has probably heard the story of the elderly lady who refused to leave her home as it was abou... more »»

Pennsylvania names Mid State Trail 2019 Trail of Year

February 21, 2019 HARRISBURG - The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) announced the Mid State Trail has been named Pennsylvania's 2019 Trail of the Year. more »»

The Great Backyard Bird Count begins Friday

February 13, 2019 ITHACA, NY - The Cornell Lab in Ithaca, New York, one of the sponsors of the Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC), has chartered its findings of collected bird observations and studies over the past 22... more »»

Sound of violin lures 7th grader to music

February 7, 2019 HUGHESVILLE - Playing the violin seemed like a calling to Liam Turnbow of Hughesville. As a 7th grader he has been drawn to music since he was in second grade, he said. more »»

Music inspires young violinist to make others smile

February 1, 2019 MUNCY - Music became part of Gabrielle Myers’ life at a young age of 4 when her parents, who also love music, noticed she had a real talent for it. more »»

Build confidence with the ELYMCA

January 16, 2019 MUNCY - To kick off the new year, the Eastern Lycoming YMCA in Muncy Township held their 2nd annual Self Love Saturday even. more »»

What is Tinkergarten?

January 16, 2019 MUNCY - This winter the Heritage Park in Muncy will be offering a place for young children to come and experience some well-guided, play-based learning activities, meet others and share those... more »»

High school junior wins talent contest for Farm Show

January 9, 2019 HUGHESVILLE - On Saturday, Jan. 5, Hughesville High School junior Ashia Savage was chosen to perform the “Star Spangled Banner” at the 103rd Pennsylvania Farm Show in Harrisbur. more »»

Early invention mechanized sock knitting 

December 21, 2018 WILLIAMSPORT – The reality of the phrase “Necessity is the Mother of Invention” was affirmed by Joy McCracken when demonstrating a sock knitting machine during the coffee hour at the Taber Museum in... more »»

First American Christmas came at age eight  

December 12, 2018 WARRIOR RUN - "Christmas may start in July at Walmart, but for me, it truly doesn't begin until after this candlelight service," said Alfred Reeves when welcoming those gathering for the 40th annual... more »»

‘Here We Go Again’

December 7, 2018 LEWISBURG - USAgency Entertainment in Lewisburg just released a new song “Number 9 Mine” a remembrance and tribute to the 1968 West Virginia mining disaster. more »»

Gold will last forever

December 7, 2018 MUNCY - Two goldsmiths were guests of honor at the Muncy Women’s club on Wednesday night, November 28 when they met at the First United Methodist Church in Muncy. more »»

War militia adds visual impact to WWI program

November 28, 2018 HUGHESVILLE - World War I was the main topic for the East Lycoming Historical Society’s program held Monday night, November 19 at the social hall of Trinity Lutheran Church in Hughesville. more »»

The American Rose finds an open door

November 23, 2018 MUNCY - A thankful gift was well received last month when a knock on the door came upon the Muncy Garden Club during their annual tea party held at the St. James Episcopal Church parish hall on S. more »»

Sprouting made easy

November 15, 2018 MUNCY - Although cold weather is upon us, there is still a way to produce fresh greens inside the home. more »»

Veteran physician had staff privileges at Muncy Hospital

November 7, 2018 TURBOTVILLE - Dr. George "Walter" Muffly was one of two general practitioners from about 1920 into the 1960's with offices and residences in Turbotville. more »»

Church marks 236 years in rural Moreland Township

November 1, 2018 MUNCY – “We think of ourselves as the church by the side of the road, a dirt road that is,” said Corey Shaner, Master of Ceremonies as he welcomed attendees to the History-Memory Day held October 21... more »»



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