News from Danville

 | By Chris Krepich
Tuesday, February 21, 2017

DANVILLE — Forty years ago, virtually every small town had a department store like Beiter’s.

But with few remaining, Beiter’s now draws in customers from surrounding communities who are...


 | By Julye Wemple
Monday, February 20, 2017

DANVILLE — A 25-year-old Danville man who nearly mowed down a state constable with his car called the incident a “misunderstanding” in Montour County court last Monday.

The constable he...


 | By Julye Wemple
Saturday, February 18, 2017

DANVILLE — A stolen pack of socks from the Dollar General here turned into a $10,000 tab for Montour County.

Misty Jane Derk spent 136 days in Columbia County prison, locked up for...


 | By Julye Wemple
Friday, February 17, 2017

DANVILLE — A Danville man who assaulted and imprisoned a woman at his home two years ago was sentenced to 15 days in jail in Montour County Court on Monday.

Frank Bressler,...


 | By Julye Wemple
Thursday, February 16, 2017

DANVILLE — Two Danville sisters admitted they conspired to steal a cart full of groceries from Weis Markets in April.

Stephanie Padula, 23, and Cassandra...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thursday, February 16, 2017

DANVILLE — The Danville girls basketball team needed a win to qualify for the district playoffs, but came up short in a 36-26 loss to Shikellamy on Wednesday.

Corrina Petrus...


 | By Julye Wemple
Thursday, February 16, 2017

DANVILLE — A little honesty earned a Danville DUI defendant a break in Montour County court recently.

Mark Vanatta, 56, was arrested in July for driving drunk through a sobriety...


Wednesday, February 15, 2017

DANVILLE — A driver who took morphine before crashing her truck into a car full of people has been allowed into a program that enables a first-time offender to clear her record if she stays out...


 | By Chris Krepich
Wednesday, February 15, 2017

DANVILLE — Danville’s police station is in shambles, a councilman says, and there’s talk of moving it to the borough ballroom.

But first, council wants an appraisal on the Mill Street...


 | By Julye Wemple
Tuesday, February 14, 2017

DANVILLE — A mother who said she ignored warning signs her children were being beaten bloody by her boyfriend pleaded guilty to endangering their welfare in Montour County court on Monday....


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