News from Danville

 | By Julye Wemple
Wednesday, October 16, 2019

DANVILLE — A hearing for an accused murderer and his alleged accomplice is being moved to the county courthouse amid concerns over safety, officials say.

David Downing...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Wednesday, October 16, 2019

DANVILLE — For the second day in a row, a bomb threat disrupted classes at Danville Area High School.

But on Tuesday, instead of sending students home early, school officials gathered...


 | By Michael Lester
Wednesday, October 16, 2019

DANVILLE — Geisinger is letting go of Holy Spirit Health System and looking to exit the highly competitive Harrisburg market just five years after acquiring the Camp Hill-based system and...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Tuesday, October 15, 2019

DANVILLE — A bomb threat emptied Danville Area High School on Monday and led to an early dismissal.

But by the end of the day, the high school had been cleared by a State Police bomb...


Sunday, October 13, 2019

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

Anthony Township

• Neihl A. and Jennifer L. Williamson to Ricky R. and Cari M...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Friday, October 11, 2019

DANVILLE — A Florida man acted in self-defense when he stabbed another man during a wild brawl outside the Hilltop Bar and Grill in Valley Township two years ago, a Montour County jury ruled...


Thursday, October 10, 2019

DANVILLE — A man stabbed at the Hilltop bar in Valley Township two years ago says he doesn’t remember much of what happened before he was knifed.

Kyle Pekera, 38, said he remembered...


 | By GERI GIBBONS
Thursday, October 10, 2019

DANVILLE — The Danville Area School Board unanimously appointed two doctors and an educational consultant as new members during its Wednesday meeting, following the resignation of three members...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Wednesday, October 9, 2019

DANVILLE — Downtown Danville’s celebration of the Christmas holidays will be expanded this season with Montour County kicking in $10,000.

The commissioners Tuesday agreed to use that...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Tuesday, October 8, 2019

DANVILLE — A Danville man admitted to stabbing a man in the back during a heated argument last summer

But Mark Gordy, 33, said he was mentally ill during the knife assault.

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