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'Major steps forward'
March 2, 2021, 11:00 am | Source
SAYRE — A third vaccine to fight COVID-19 is now being shipped across the country and officials at Guthrie are calling it “a welcome relief.”

Athens School Board looking into bond refinancing
March 2, 2021, 11:00 am | Source
ATHENS — Financial adviser Audrey Bear of Piper Sandler presented a refinancing opportunity to the Athens School Board last week to save at least 2% on a 2017 bond issue given current low interest rates.

Bradford County hospitality businesses can start applying for state grants today
March 1, 2021, 11:00 am | Source
Bradford County businesses that lost revenue due to COVID-19 will be able to apply for $5,000 state hospitality grant awards starting today.

Round Top Park remains open for cross country skiing for first time in decades
March 1, 2021, 11:00 am | Source
ATHENS TOWNSHIP — The wildness of the 2020-21 winter season has allowed Round Top Park to stay open for cross country skiing since before Christmas.

Tioga Central, Newark Valley advance in Scholarship Challenge
March 1, 2021, 11:00 am | Source
The first two rounds of this year’s Scholarship Challenge are in the books. After the pair of qualifying rounds were held Saturday at the Sayre Theatre, the Tioga Central Tigers and Newark Valley Cardinals proved they had the knowledge to…

Waverly man arrested following crime spree
February 27, 2021, 11:00 am | Source
TOWN OF OWEGO – A Waverly man was arrested on multiple felony charges following a string of crimes in the Apalachin area of the Town of Owego.

Owego man charged following high-speed chase
February 27, 2021, 11:00 am | Source
A high speed pursuit along Interstate 86 and around the Valley area early Friday morning ended with the arrest of an Owego man after he crashed his SUV and ran.

One last time: Carver returns to host first round of Scholarship Challenge
February 27, 2021, 11:00 am | Source
When the COVID-19 pandemic caused the 40th season of the Scholarship Challenge to be cut short, longtime Choice 102 owner and broadcasting legend Chuck Carver was understandably frustrated.

Bradford County Court Briefs
February 27, 2021, 11:00 am | Source
The District Attorney’s Office reported the following recent criminal case resolutions in the Bradford County Court of Common Pleas, Towanda, Pennsylvania:

Athens Township officials announce plan to fix residential flooding problem
February 27, 2021, 11:00 am | Source
ATHENS TOWNSHIP — Athens Township supervisors will begin residential roadwork in the next few months to fix the flooding and stagnant water issues that have been ongoing since 2019.

Bradford County Commissioners OK funding for humane law officer
February 27, 2021, 11:00 am | Source
TOWANDA — The Bradford County Commissioners recently earmarked an additional $10,000 for the Bradford County Humane Society to help bring a humane law officer back on duty after a little more than three years without one.

Salute to service: Athens Township honors recent police department retirees
February 26, 2021, 11:00 am | Source
ATHENS TOWNSHIP — With a combined 65 years of service, retired Athens Township Police Department Sergeant Keith Stackhouse and clerk Elaine Dadonna were honored for their hard work and dedication by the township during a meeting on Wednesday.

The Morning Times is a morning newspaper published Monday through Saturday in Sayre, Pennsylvania. The newspaper serves Athens, Pennsylvania, Sayre, Pennsylvania, Waverly, New York, and the surrounding communities in the Penn-York Valley area of the Twin Tiers. Its coverage area includes portions of Tioga County and Chemung County, New York, and Bradford County, Pennsylvania.

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