Senate approves defense bill with funding Lockheed Martin helicopter contracts
7/22/2014 9:52:00 AM
OWEGO, N.Y. — The U.S. Senate’s Appropriations Committee has approved a bill that includes nearly $450 million for two helicopter programs for which Lockheed Martin’s site in Owego has contracts.
Eleanor "Ellie" Iris Strock Reeves, 58
7/22/2014 9:49:00 AM
Eleanor "Ellie" Iris Strock Reeves, 58, of Milan, Pa., passed away Saturday evening, July 19, 2014 at her home following declining health.
Airman Seth Darling graduated Basic Training
7/21/2014 10:15:00 AM
Air Force Airman Seth N. Darling graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
Joseph "Little Joe" William DeSisti, 81
7/21/2014 10:02:00 AM
Joseph "Little Joe" William DeSisti, 81, of Milltown, Pa. passed away on Friday, July 18, 2014 after losing his battle against cancer he left in peace at home surrounded by his loving and devoted family at his side.
Whitney Moore Rockwell, 43
7/21/2014 10:00:00 AM
Whitney Moore Rockwell, 43, of Herrick Township, Pa. passed away Saturday morning, July 19, 2014 at her home following an extended illness.
James "Jim" Webster Zajac, 64
7/21/2014 9:48:00 AM
James "Jim" Webster Zajac, 64, of Windham, Pa., went home to be with The Lord, Saturday, July 19, 2014 at his home after many years of battling kidney disease related to an injury suffered during the war in Vietnam.
Shirley Marie Rubert Goodenow, 83
7/21/2014 9:42:00 AM
Shirley Marie Rubert Goodenow, 83, of Canton, Pa., died Friday, July 18, 2014 at the Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre, Pa.
Lockheed helicopter contracts clear hurdle Jon Harris 5:13 p.m. EDT July 17, 2014
7/18/2014 11:22:00 AM
Two lucrative contracts for Lockheed Martin in Owego cleared another hurdle Thursday. The U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee approved the fiscal year 2015 Department of Defense Appropriations Bill on Thursday.
Robert J. "Bob" Gustafson, 53
7/18/2014 11:13:00 AM
Robert J. "Bob" Gustafson, 53, of Waverly, N.Y., passed away on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at home.
Patricia "Patty" Renee Turner, 43
7/18/2014 11:10:00 AM
Patricia "Patty" Renee Turner, age 43, of Gillett, Pa., died Tuesday, July 15, 2014, surrounded by her loving family, before departing to meet her Eternal Father.
Airman Nicholas Burvee graduated Basic Training
7/17/2014 11:07:00 AM
Air Force Airman Nicholas G. Burvee graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
Beverly A. Welles, 67
7/17/2014 11:01:00 AM
Beverly A. Welles, age 67, of Tunkhannock, Pa. passed away Tuesday evening, July 15, 2014, at the Commonwealth Hospice of NEPA of the Regional Hospital of Scranton, Pa.
Beverly Carol Detrick, 65
7/17/2014 10:50:00 AM
Mrs. Beverly Carol Detrick, age 65, of Quicks Bend, Pa. passed away peacefully at her home on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 following a brief illness.
Departments of General Services, Transportation Seek Buyers to Purchase, Preserve Historic Pike County Bridge
7/16/2014 9:30:00 AM
Preservation–minded Individuals, Groups Sought to Maintain Bridge in New Location Harrisburg – The Pennsylvania Departments of General Services and Transportation are seeking buyers interested in purchasing and preserving the historic Pond Eddy Bridge in Pike County.
Bonnie Lou Cole, 65
7/16/2014 9:26:00 AM
Bonnie Lou Cole, 65, passed away on Monday July 14, 2014. She was born in Waverly, NY on April 21, 1949, the daughter of the late, Herbert Sr.
Pamela "Pam" Fassett Kitchen Wright, 50
7/16/2014 9:20:00 AM
Pamela "Pam" Fassett Kitchen Wright, 50, of Milan, PA, passed away on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at home after a 3 year courageous fight with breast cancer, surrounded by her loving and devoted family by her side.
Rockwell Collins to Help Build Presidential Helicopter Fleet
7/15/2014 11:21:00 AM
Another local defense contractor is in line to assist with the new fleet of presidential helicopters.
Harold A. Naber, 77
7/15/2014 10:30:00 AM
Harold A. Naber, 77, of Barton passed away on Sunday, July 13, 2014 at Robert Packer Hospital. Harold is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Anita; his children, Kevin (Terri) Naber of Georgia, Eric (Karen) Naber of Colorado and Cassie Milligan of New Jersey; grandchildren, Ryan, Alex, and Nicole; along with two brothers, and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Kiersta M. Fassett, 25
7/15/2014 10:24:00 AM
Kiersta M. Fassett, 25, of Waverly, NY, passed away on Sunday, July 13, 2014 at home with her family there.
Budd M. Clark, 97
7/15/2014 10:22:00 AM
2 Corinthians 5:1 "For we know that if the earthly tent we live in is destroyed, we have a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens." Budd M.