Morning Times: Local News

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Sayre Morning Times

Police blotter
February 21, 2020, 11:00 am | Source
Drug possession

Tioga County sheriff holds presentation on SRO for TCSD
February 21, 2020, 11:00 am | Source
TIOGA — The Tioga Central School Board this week continued its discussion of adding a school resource officer (SRO) by hosting Tioga County Sheriff Gary Howard, who worked with the Spencer-Van Etten Central School District when it recently added an…

Elmira man wanted in Athens Twp. drug bust jailed
February 21, 2020, 11:00 am | Source
ATHENS TOWNSHIP — An Elmira man wanted in last year’s large Athens Township drug bust was arraigned Thursday and subsequently jailed on $100,000 bail.

Early bird registration now open for Guthrie Gallop
February 21, 2020, 11:00 am | Source
SAYRE — Early registration is open for the 36th annual Guthrie Gallop, to be held Saturday, May 9 in Sayre.

Second Amendment Sanctuary movement spreads into New York
February 20, 2020, 11:00 am | Source
PINE CITY — Chemung County may join the ranks of counties throughout the country that have taken a formal stand against gun control laws.

Towanda man charged after breaking into Athens home
February 20, 2020, 11:00 am | Source
ATHENS BOROUGH — A Towanda man was jailed in lieu of $75,000 bail for allegedly breaking into the home of an Athens Borough resident whom he was not allowed to contact due to a previous incident.

AASD hires new business manager
February 20, 2020, 11:00 am | Source
ATHENS — During its regular meeting at the Harlan Rowe Middle School on Tuesday, the Athens School Board unanimously voted to make Brendon Hitchcock the district’s new business manager following the resignation of Laura Perry late last year.

Two jailed for possession of over 100 grams of meth
February 19, 2020, 11:00 am | Source
WYSOX — Pennsylvania State Police recently arrested two Wysox individuals after a search warrant turned up over 100 grams of methamphetamine, roughly a third of which was concealed in a children’s diaper bag.

Sidney Tomasso joins 1,000 point club one year after her sister
February 19, 2020, 11:00 am | Source
WAVERLY — Another Wolverine has joined the 1,000 point club after Scott Woodring joined on Saturday night against Chenango Forks. On Tuesday night, it was Junior Sidney Tomasso. She knocked down her landmark basket with a three-pointer in the second…

DEP issues toxic plume study update
February 19, 2020, 11:00 am | Source
SAYRE — The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection recently released the phase-one test results in the Sayre-South Waverly toxic ground plume investigation, which found higher-than-acceptable readings in certain areas.

Two women jailed on drug charges in Sayre
February 19, 2020, 11:00 am | Source
SAYRE — Two women have been remanded to Bradford County Jail in lieu of $25,000 bail after illegal substances were found in their vehicle in Sayre on Monday.

Barton man charged after fleeing police
February 19, 2020, 11:00 am | Source
SAYRE — A Barton man is facing numerous charges after Sayre Borough Police alleged that he fled from officers in a high speed chase through Spring Street back in October.

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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