News from Danville

 | By Gary Pang
Wednesday, November 14, 2018

DANVILLE — With one dissenting vote, Danville council approved a preliminary 2019 budget of $2.6 million with a 5 percent tax increase.

The average taxpayer would pay $39.21 more,...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Wednesday, November 14, 2018

DANVILLE — School directors voted Tuesday night to explore several proposals that could bring in money and benefit the district.

Dawn Brookhart, the district’s...


Wednesday, November 14, 2018

DANVILLE — Less than an hour before the start of the PIAA Class A semifinal match, Southern Columbia coaches Derek and Jen Stine told Karly Renn she was going to have a big night.

She...


 | By Gary Pang
Wednesday, November 14, 2018

DANVILLE — Montour County expects to raise taxes for 2019, ending a seven-year streak of no tax increases, officials said Tuesday.

But as it seeks to cut costs, it plans to do away with...


 | By Gary Pang
Wednesday, November 14, 2018

DANVILLE — Montour County plans to buy a former school building from Danville Area School District for $750,000, so it can consolidate its offices there.

The county might borrow up to $...


Sunday, November 11, 2018

DANVILLE — Property sales recorded in October at the Montour County Courthouse:

Anthony Township

• Ben E. and Barbara J. Detweiler to Daniel Hertzler, $375,000...


 | By Tim Hare
Sunday, November 11, 2018

DANVILLE — Danville’s 17-0 district semifinal win over Shamokin on Saturday was hardly a masterpiece.

Ironmen coach Jim Keiser doesn’t care.

“It doesn’t have to be pretty,”...


Sunday, November 11, 2018

DANVILLE — Property sales recorded in October at the Montour County Courthouse:

Anthony Township

• Ben E. and Barbara J. Detweiler to Daniel Hertzler, $375,000...


 | By Tim Hare
Sunday, November 11, 2018

DANVILLE — Danville’s 17-0 district semifinal win over Shamokin on Saturday was hardly a masterpiece.

Ironmen coach Jim Keiser doesn’t care.

“It doesn’t have to be pretty,”...


 | By Michael Lester
Friday, November 9, 2018

DANVILLE — Geisinger health system will have a new CEO in 2019 after Thursday night’s bombshell announcement David Feinberg is leaving the Danville-based health system after less than four...