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Evangelical’s Cancer Survivorship Program Holds First-Ever Couples Retreat

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16 weeks 5 days ago

According to the National Cancer Institute, nearly 12 million Americans are living with a history of cancer. Recognizing the impact the disease has on these individuals, and the families who love and support them, Evangelical’s Cancer Survivorship Program is making strides to help in new ways. more»

Marino meets with residents, small businesses to discuss increase in flood insurance premiums

16 weeks 5 days ago

Earlier this week, U.S. Representative Tom Marino (R-PA) joined local officials in Muncy, Montoursville and Jersey Shore to meet with residents and small business owners who have been affected by the recent increases in flood insurance premiums. more»

PA Launches HERO Campaign for Designated Drivers®

16 weeks 5 days ago

Promotes Designated Driving in Memory of U.S. Naval Officer

The Pennsylvania State Police, PennDOT and the Liquor Control Board today announced a new, statewide campaign to promote designated driving in an effort to keep drunk drivers off the road. more»

Motorists Urged to Use Caution with Winter Weather, Heavier Holiday Traffic

20 weeks 1 day ago

With winter weather affecting much of Pennsylvania and the Thanksgiving travel period under way, PennDOT today urged motorists to use caution and allow extra time to reach their destinations. more»

Bucknell Makes A Difference at Evangelical’s Center for Breast Health

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20 weeks 1 day ago

The Bucknell Chapter of Colleges Against Cancer (CAC) recently presented a check of $1,000 for the fight against breast cancer to Evangelical Community Hospital’s Andrea Bertram, Director of the Thyra M. Humphreys Center for Breast Health. more»

Christmas Comes Early to the Muncy Historical Society with Reading

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20 weeks 1 day ago

Children, parents and grandparents will be entertained with the reading of Clement Clarke Moore’s classic story, “The Night Before Christmas” at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 7 in the Muncy Historical Society’s meeting room, 40 N. Main St. more»

12 YEARS A SLAVE: “The American Holocaust” –- and an American Classic

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Years ago, I heard a speaker refer to U.S. slavery as “the American holocaust.”

Anyone skeptical about that term should read Frederick Douglass’s 1845 autobiography -- or see “12 Years a Slave.”

But you’d better have a strong stomach.

Brutal, authentic and utterly enthralling, Steve McQueen’s film about Solomon Northup is a masterpiece. more»

Don Guthrie Photos

20 weeks 5 days ago

Turkeys hijack a train, hoping to get out of town before next week. more»

Update on $30 Million Flood Protection System

20 weeks 5 days ago

The final design for Bloomsburg’s flood protection system is expected one year from now.  The Columbia County Commissioners recently signed an agreement with Borton-Lawson, a Pennsylvania-based engineering and architectural firm. more»

2014 Evangelical Gala Plans Underway to Support Rehabilitation Services

20 weeks 5 days ago

Plans are underway for the 2014 Evangelical Community Hospital Gala event. Being heldSaturday, March 8, 2014, at Bucknell University’s Larison Hall, the black-tie optional evening of dinner, dancing, and live auction raises funds to advance vital Hospital initiatives. more»

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