Category Archives: Local News

BACKYARD BROADCASTING LOCAL NEWS NOVEMBER 23, 2020

After U.S. Middle District Judge Matthew W. Brann made the decision Saturday to dismiss the case brought to federal court in Williamsport against the Secretary of State, Kathy Boockvar to try and stop the election certification in the state, President Donald Trump’s lawyers said they will head to the Third circuit Court of Appeals with…more »

BACKYARD BROADCASTING LOCAL NEWS NOVEMBER 22, 2020

Trump Campaign Loss in Federal Court Many PA officials are beginning to certify election results in the states, dealing another blow to the trump campaign. Currently the results as of now show Joe Biden winning by more than 80,000 votes. This comes after a ruling by federal judge. U.S. district judge Matthew Brann in Williamsport…more »

BACKYARD BROADCASTING LOCAL NEWS NOVEMBER 21, 2020

Mayor Derek Slaughter Speaks on New Town Hall Location Last week, the local theater community was upset with the lack of regard for their organization after hearing that one of the places being considered for the new city hall location was 100 west third street, center 1. The very building they have occupied for some…more »

BACKYARD BROADCASTING LOCAL NEWS NOVEMBER 20, 2020

MORE MOTIONS EXPECTED IN THE ELECTION 2020 CASE BEING HEARD IN WILLIAMSPORT In the Election 2020 case that has landed in US Middle District Court in Williamsport, the case brought before the court by attorneys for President Donald J Trump, including Rudy Giuliani,  states that some voters in different Democrat heavy counties were treated differently…more »

BACKYARD BROADCASTING LOCAL NEWS NOVEMBER 19, 2020

ELECTION 2020 TRIAL CONTINUES IN WILLIAMSPORT THIS WEEK The federal court case that began in Williamsport in front of Judge Matthew W. Brann yesterday over how Democrat and Republican voters were treated in Pennsylvania during the 2020 Election, continues this week.  Various deadlines were extended so that the legal teams of President Trump and Pennsylvania…more »

BACKYARD BROADCASTING LOCAL NEWS NOVEMBER 18, 2020

PRESIDENT TRUMPS LAWYERS COME TO TOWN Counsel for President Donald J Trump, Rudy Giuliani and others, came to Williamsport yesterday for a hearing in federal court to continue the legal fight to block certifying the state vote count.  After five hours in the courthouse, and a gathering of Trump supporters in nearby parking lots showing…more »

BACKYARD BROADCASTING LOCAL NEWS NOVEMBER 17, 2020

TRUMP LAWYERS HEAD TO PA FEDERAL COURT IN WILLIAMSPORT The country is watching what will happen in a Williamsport courtroom today.  After a ruling by the Third Circuit Court of Appeals in a separate case, the lawyers for President Trump, have amended the lawsuit to rely on claims of violations of the Equal Protection Clause…more »

BACKYARD BROADCASTING LOCAL NEWS NOVEMBER 16, 2020

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT IN REMOTE INSTRUCTION MODE Due to an increase of confirmed COVID cases and quarantines, the South Williamsport Area School District announced that beginning today,  Juniors and Seniors at the high school will be transitioning to remote instruction. According to the Sun Gazette, District Superintendent, Dr. Mark Stamm, said that in person instruction is…more »

BACKYARD BROADCASTING LOCAL NEWS NOVEMBER 15, 2020

Felony Child Endangerment Charges Filed 41 year old ryan DiRicco is to appear in court on the 25th of this month. Back in October a state trooper pulled over DiRicco with 3 children in the passenger seat after failing to make a complete stop at a red light. When confronted by law enforcement it was…more »

BACKYARD BROADCASTING LOCAL NEWS NOVEMBER 14, 2020

Trump Administration Withdraws From Court The Trump administration has had some major setbacks in court after a federal appeals court in Pennsylvania rejected efforts to block around 9,000 mail in votes received after election day. The judges cited the “vast disruption” the nation faced during the COVID-19 pandemic. According to the sun gazette Judge D…more »

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