Forksville VFD holding raffle at Sullivan County Fair
FORKSVILLE - There's a "beary" good way to help out the Forksville Volunteer Fire Department at this year's Sullivan County Fair in Forksville.
The fire department is raffling off a chainsaw-carved bench featuring carvings of bears at each end.
Recent skunk infestation reported in Canton
CANTON - Canton police are used to handling lawbreakers, but recently they have been dealing with something else: skunks.
Police report that there has been a skunk infestation in the borough.
In a news release, police said they recently assisted in putti
Today's Sullivan County Fair schedule
Here's today's Sullivan County Fair schedule, taken from the Sullivan County Fair website:
Thursday - Sept. 3
Senior Citizens Day - senior special admission price of $5 until noon
Sponsor for the day - Highlands Care Center, Laporte
Admission Adults: $5
Children 12 and und
Sullivan County Fair underway
FORKSVILLE - Forget back-to-school time.
In Forksville, it's back-to-fair time.
The 164th Annual Sullivan County Fair opened Wednesday, as the fairgrounds in Forksville came alive with all the familiar sights: rides, livestock, exhibits and vendors.
Local farm sends youth riders to international competition
ROME TWP. - A group of riders from Heavenbound Farm, a horse riding instructional facility in Rome Township, recently completed a journey to Saugerties, N.Y. to compete in an international youth dressage competition.
Dressage is a competitive equestrian
New Towanda sign points the way to tourist attractions countywide
TOWANDA - Want to know where to go to see things in Bradford County?
A newly installed free-standing sign, located along the Merrill Parkway in Towanda, has the answer.
Funded by the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources and Endless Mountains
Mackenna Bagley named Sullivan County Fair Queen
FORKSVILLE - Mackenna Bagley of Shunk has another crown to add to her collection.
The former Sullivan County Dairy Princess has now been named the 2015 Sullivan County Fair Queen.
"I was really happy," she said about winning the fair queen title this wee
BCRAC kicks off public fundraising for marquee
SAYRE - The Bradford County Regional Arts Council kicked off the public portion of its fundraising efforts, Wednesday, for a new marquee to be built on the Sayre Theatre, replacing the previous structure that was torn down in March.
Elaine Poost, directo
Monkey Run Road bridge deck replacement starts next week
MONTOURSVILLE - On Tuesday, Sept. 8, a PennDOT bridge crew in Bradford County will begin a bridge deck replacement project on Route 4028 (Monkey Run Road) in Ridgebury Township.
The bridge spans Justice Run one mile west of Route 4013 (Berwick Turnpike
Sound Off 9/3/2015
Trees in the way
I'm calling about a line of trees that are planted along Route 220 just south of Monroeton but just a little bit north of the Brocktown Road. They're planted way too close to the road and the limbs are growing out toward the road. It's m