Tioga County

Perinatal Network Receives Klee Foundation Grant

The Conrad and Virginia Klee Foundation have awarded the Mothers and Babies Perinatal Network of Binghamton a three year grant worth $80,846. The grant will fund a Community Outreach and Education Coordinator, who will conduct in-office visits with medical providers to improve health outcomes for pregnant women, infants and families. The Coordinator will establish connections…

SCHOOL DELAYS: Wednesday (1/17/18)

The following School Districts are on a 2-Hour Delay today, Wednesday January 17th, 2018: Candor, Newark Valley, Spencer-Van Etten, Tioga Central, Waverly, Sayre, Athens, Owego-Apalachin, U-E, Vestal, Johnson City, Maine-Endwell, Binghamton, Chenango Forks, and Chenango Valley. For a complete list, tune to Your Hometown Station, WEBO.

Tioga Women Lead: “Living in Possibility”

Tioga Women Lead Presents “Living in Possibility” at Ti-Ahwaga Performing Arts Center Owego, NY – The Tioga Women Lead (TWL) Council will hold their next event “Living in Possibility” presented by Penny Bartlow at Ti-Ahwaga Performing Arts Center on Thursday, January 25, 2018. This is the sixth event presented by TWL and continues their mission of advancing…

Community Responds to Tioga Center Power Outage

NYSEG had a power outage Sunday morning in the Tioga Center area. Tioga Central School was opened for people affected. They had heat, bathrooms, and their kitchen ready. The Nichols Fire Department also had their station open as well. Power was restored at about 10AM.

No Injuries in Campbell Water Rescue

A Campville man had to be rescued from his home Sunday evening when it became surrounded by water. The call came in around 7 PM. Water Rescue Team members from the Campville Fire Department responded to the Kinney Road home near the Susquehanna River. Emergency crews were on scene for about 90 minutes. There were…

BC Officials Ask for Extension to Pistol Permit Recertification Deadline

The deadline for recertifying pistol permits is January 31st. In Broome County, only about 25% of the 25,000 permits have completed the process. Senator Fred Akshar and Sheriff David Harder have requested that Governor Cuomo extend the deadline. There is no indication if the Governor will grant the request. If the permit was issued after…

Campville Home Surrounded by Water; Man Rescued

A Campville man had to be rescued from his home Sunday evening when it became surrounded by water.  The call came in around 7 PM.  Water Rescue Team members from the Campville Fire Department responded to the Kinney Road home near the Susquehanna River.  Emergency crews were on scene for about 90 minutes.  There were…

Tioga Sheriff Howard Announces ‘Police Honor Roll’

Tioga County Sheriff Gary Howard has announced a ‘Police Honor Roll’ is now on view at the sheriff’s office. It honors policeman that have died in the line of duty. It also includes two K-9s. The display is mobile and will be seen throughout the Southern Tier over the next few months. The display can…