Fifty-five third through ninth graders who live in Northern Tioga School District communities are participating in Hamilton-Gibson’s “Frozen Junior” Winter Theater Arts Camp in Elkland. Camp sponsor is the Deerfield Charitable Trust.


Hamilton-Gibson’s production of “A Pound of Flesh,” a courtroom farce written by artistic director Thomas Putnam, opens with performances at 7:30 p.m. this Friday and Saturday, Jan. 24 and 25 and at 2:30 p.m. this Sunday, Jan. 26 in the Warehouse Theatre at 3 Central Ave., Wellsboro. The las…


Penny Sings Patsy Cline will be at 7 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 14 at the Williamson High School.

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ELKLAND — Early last week, Billy Martin’s Cole All Star Circus came to town and entertained packed crowds in Williamson High School and Clark Wood Elementary. Among the numerous acts were special guests, the Olate Dogs, 2012 winners of America’s Got Talent.

NELSON TOWNSHIP — Supervisors here agreed to loan $3,000 to the Nelson Township Authority during the Jan. 13 regular monthly meeting. The loan is to be used for taking legal action against an overdue customer of the water system.

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New Adult Fiction: “House on Fire” by Joseph Finder, “A Long Petal of The Sea” by Isabel Allende, “A Longer Fall” by Charlaine Harris, “In The Shadow of Vesuvius” by Tasha Alexander, “Big Lies In A Small Town” by Diane Chamberlain, “No Fixed Line” by Dana Stabenow.

Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) announced that fire and ambulance companies located in the 68th Legislative District will collectively receive more than $375,000 in state grants, thanks to the state’s Fire Company and Emergency Medical Service Grant Program.

Our weekend readings and sermons now reflect Ordinary Time. That is, we are not anticipating the great feasts days of Christmas or Easter. The Baptism of Jesus, Jan. 12, marked the end of the Christmas Season. Time to take down the Christmas tree, if you haven’t already done so.


Farmers and woodland property owners are invited to attend a free, informal Coffee and Conservation session to talk to representatives from the Natural Resources Conservation Service, Farm Service Agency, Tioga County Conservation District and the Tioga County Planning Department to learn ab…


At the Jan. 6, Tioga Borough Council reorganizational meeting, Doreen Burnside was reelected president for 2020. Bill Preston and Steve Hazlett were elected vice president and president pro tempore.


Winterfest is this Saturday, Jan. 18 with free, fun, family friendly activities at Hills Creek State Park’s beach parking area in Charleston Township, eight miles from Wellsboro. The park’s GPS address is 111 Spillway Road, Wellsboro.

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RADNOR, Pa., Jan. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Avantor, Inc. (NYSE: AVTR), a leading global provider of mission critical products and services to customers in the life science and advanced technologies & applied materials industries, announced today that it will release its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2019 on Friday, February 7 and will hold a conference call to discuss the results at 8:30 am EST.

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ALLENTOWN, Pa., Jan. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- PPL Corporation (NYSE: PPL) has scheduled the company's 2020 annual meeting of shareowners for Wednesday, May 13, 2020. The meeting will be held at the PPL Center, 701 Hamilton St., Allentown. It will begin at 9 a.m. Eastern time.

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SCRANTON, Pa., Jan. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Peoples Financial Services Corp. ("Peoples") (NASDAQ: PFIS), the bank holding company for Peoples Security Bank and Trust Company, today reported unaudited financial results at and for the three and twelve months ended December 31, 2019. Peoples reported net income of $6.8 million, or $0.92 per share for the three months ended December 31, 2019, a 7.0% increase when compared to $6.4 million, or $0.86 per share for the comparable period of 2018. The increase in earnings for the three months ended December 31, 2019 was the product of higher net interest income of $0.7 million due to growth of $137.7 million in our average earning assets from the year ago period and higher noninterest income of $0.7 million when comparing the three months ended December 31, 2019 to the same period in 2018, partially offset by higher noninterest expense of $0.6 million and an increase of $0.3 million in the provision for loan losses in the 2019 period.


The following individuals were sentenced in the Tioga County Court of Common Pleas on Jan. 15, President Judge George Wheeler presiding.

WESTFIELD — The Cowanesque Valley Lady Indians have been able to overcome a slow 1-3 start to the season and bounce back to 7-6 after winning their third straight against the North Penn-Mansfield Lady Tigers, 40-37.

LIBERTY — The Williamson Warrior basketball team (2-10) traveled to Liberty to take on the North Penn-Liberty Mounties (11-1) in a small school matchup on Friday, Jan. 17 and Liberty rallied b…

WILLIAMSON — After coming off one of their most successful meets of the season against Northeast Bradford and North Penn-Liberty where the Warriors came up with wins of 60-24 and 37-36, the Wi…

The Cowanesque Valley Lady Indians basketball team hosted the Wellsboro Lady Hornets on Thursday, Jan. 9 and were unable to come out with a victory as they fell by a score of 40-34.

MANSFIELD — The Williamson Lady Warriors traveled to Mansfield and their woes continued, as they were unable to get their offense going against a smothering Lady Tigers defense.

Almost immediately after birth a child begins to imitate their parents. They mimic mannerisms and behaviors such as smiling when their parents smile, make similar noises and, when they are old enough to talk, they repeat what parents say.

Vaping controversy has been front and center lately, with the recent news that the CEO of Juul, Kevin Burns, had resigned in September, as an increasing number of deaths related to vaping and threats of federal regulation are presenting a massive challenge for the e-cigarette company.

Whether it’s by car, train or plane, it can sometimes be tough to get a good night’s sleep when traveling. You’re away from the comfort of your own bed, and you could be traveling with people who cry, sneeze, talk loudly or watch a movie without headphones. But you can still sleep well while traveling. Learn how traveling across time zones impacts your sleep, what causes jet lag, and how you can feel rested the next time you travel across the country.

The American Society for the Positive Care of Children estimates that child abuse reports involve 7.5 million children, and child abuse crosses all socioeconomic and educational levels, religions, ethnic and cultural groups. The National Children’s Alliance has reported that nearly 700,000 children are abused in the U.S annually. Childhelp.org, a nonprofit organization dedicated to the prevention and treatment of child abuse, found that a report of child abuse is made every 10 seconds.

It is healthy for the bodies to take probiotics. They cleanse the body and the gut system. The “good bacteria” helps keep the gut healthy. Instead of buying expensive probiotic products, nature offers some organic choices for you that you can use daily for a better gut health. The name itself is derived from the Latin 'pro-' 'for' and the Greek '-biotic' 'life. The discovery of the probiotics came in the early 20th century and was found in Bulgaria where the bacteria Bacillus Bulgarikus was found in milk.