News from Danville

 | By Julye Wemple
Friday, November 23, 2018

DANVILLE — A Hazleton man with a “lengthy” criminal history pleaded guilty to stealing a woman’s car from a gas station in September.

George Raab, 37, admitted taking...


Thursday, November 22, 2018

DANVILLE — Four people were accepted into a program for first-time offenders in Montour County court on Tuesday.

All participants in the Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition program...


 | By Gary Pang
Thursday, November 22, 2018

DANVILLE — Since the free Danville Community Thanksgiving Dinner started 35 years ago, volunteers have served 400 turkeys and 11/2 tons of potatoes.

That’s more than 4,000 meals to...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, November 21, 2018

DANVILLE — A former Geisinger doctor accused of licking and groping a 16-year-old girl participating in a student program at the hospital will stand trial next month.

Dr. Abraham Layon...


 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, November 21, 2018

DANVILLE — A woman accused of setting fire to her motel room, then telling neighbors to “let it burn,” has been released from prison.

Roxanne Purcell, 50, continues to have “problems...


Wednesday, November 21, 2018

DANVILLE — Here are Danville Middle School honor roll students for the first marking period:

• Sixth grade — Kennedy Albertson, Muhlisa Bahramova, Laci Barnhart, Karissa Baylor, John...


Wednesday, November 21, 2018

DANVILLE — Tune in to this year’s 192nd Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade as Devynn Napp-Barker of Danville High School represents Pennsylvania as a member of the Macy’s Great All...


 | By Gary Pang
Wednesday, November 21, 2018

DANVILLE — A dance studio will be offering pole-dancing fitness classes at the former Capitol Theater in downtown Danville, according to an advertising sign.

The sign, “Coming Soon!...


Tuesday, November 20, 2018

DANVILLE — Montour County Clerk of Courts Susan M. Kauwell is attempting to locate the following individuals for whom her office is holding restitution payments, a press...


Tuesday, November 20, 2018

DANVILLE — The Knights of Columbus here will once again serve a community Thanksgiving dinner Thursday at the St. Joseph School hall.

The sit-down meal begins promptly at noon, and will...