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State Police Investigate Fatal Shooting

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LOYALSOCK TOWNSHIP — State police continue to investigate a deadly shooting in Lycoming County. Authorities said Ty Kimble of Montoursville was shot and later died on Warrensville Road in Loyalsock. Police believe Kimble and a female were in a vehicle after 1:30 a.m. Sunday when they got into an argument. They said a firearm was […]

Water Main Break Affects Homes

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LIMESTONE TOWNSHIP — A water main break is affecting homes in part of Lycoming County. Limestone Water is asking customers in the village of Oriole near Jersey Shore to conserve water. About a dozen homes will be without water until the break is fixed. The company expects service to be restored by noon.  

Deadly Shooting in Lycoming County

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LOYALSOCK TOWNSHIP — A man is dead after being shot in Lycoming County. State police said it happened after 1:30 a.m. Sunday. A man and a woman were in a vehicle on Warrensville Road and allegedly got into an argument that became physical. Troopers said the man, identified as Ty D. Kimble, 40, of Montoursville, […]

School Districts Receive Money to Support Education

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JERSEY SHORE — Several schools in Lycoming County are getting an early Christmas present. A community foundation based out of Williamsport is giving a portion of a five hundred thousand dollar grant to each school district in the county. The philanthropy group, First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania gets millions of dollars from private donors […]

Courthouse to Update Surveillance Camera System

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WILLIAMSPORT –Thousands of dollars will be spent to upgrade aging surveillance cameras at the Lycoming County Courthouse. Commissioners approved the plan last week. A clearer more precise picture is what the county sheriff says he hopes the new surveillance cameras will be able to give. The surveillance cameras at the courthouse are about 10 years […]

Homes Mapped Into And Out Of Floodplains

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SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT — Lycoming County recently released its updated preliminary flood maps. Now some homeowners may be required to pay for flood insurance. Kim Boyd lives on Main Street in South Williamsport, less than a mile from the Susquehanna River. Because her home is in a flood hazard area on Lycoming County’s flood maps, Boyd […]

Pep Rally Pumps up Mountaineer Pride

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SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT — It’s championship season for high school football. A school in Lycoming County is showing a lot of support for their team ahead of Friday’s big game. A pep rally was held Thursday night for the South Williamsport Mountaineers. The team had only one loss in the regular season to their rivals from […]

Flames Wreck Home in Williamsport

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WILLIAMSPORT — Fire forced a woman from her home in Williamsport. Flames broke out just after 4 p.m. Thursday at a home on Calvert Avenue in the city. Officials say the fire started in the kitchen and spread. One woman was home at the time. She is okay and is expected to stay with a […]

Older Drivers Support Tougher Driving Laws

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MONTOURSVILLE — According to AAA, 86 percent of senior citizens still drive. In a recent survey done by the auto club, the majority of senior citizens support tougher driving laws among their peers. Senior drivers we spoke with in Lycoming County agree. “I think your reflexes are a lot slower and your eyesight may not […]

Positions Open As 911 Center Dispatchers Retire

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MONTOURSVILLE — In less than a month, two emergency dispatchers are retiring from their posts in Lycoming County. The Department of Public Safety tells us it is looking for new dispatchers, but is having a difficult time filling empty positions. If there’s an emergency in Lycoming or Sullivan County and you dial 911, there’s a […]