Here’s the latest from the WNPV Newsroom

Bucks County Church Murder

A Kintnersville resident has been sentenced for killing another woman at a church in Bucks County eleven months ago.   66-year-old Mary Jane Fonder will spend the rest of her life in jail for shooting Rhonda Smith of Hellertown at Trinity Evangelical Church in Springfield Township.   Prosecutors say the victim was killed because Fonder was jealous […]

SASD Reorganization Meeting

The Souderton Area School Board is staying the course.   Thursday night its members reelected Board President Bernie Currie and Vice President Bud Miller.   They will both serve in leadership posts for the next year.   Currie outlined the goals for his second term and said that achieving fair settlements with the three employee groups without contracts […]

Interfaith Service

Members of the Hindu community in Bucks and Montgomery Counties came together with the faithful of other religions for a service at the Bharatiya Temple in Montgomery Township last night.   They prayed for peace in India and condemned the terrorist attacks that claimed almost 175 lives there last week.   Organizers of the event say they […]

Lansdale Budget

Lansdale Borough Council Wednesday night voted to advertise for public inspection the proposed 2009 budget.   The spending plan totals about 36.4-million dollars across all funds and does not call for an increase in property taxes.   Sewer and electric rates would remain the same as well.   The budget also proposes a $10-$20 hike in user fees […]

Spirit of the Season

Officials from Norristown and Montgomery County came togther last night to kickoff the start of the Christmas season.   They held a holiday tree lighting on the Main Street side of the Courthouse.   The evergreen stands 24-feet tall.   Norristown Council Member Cathy Lawrence says it’s been years since a holiday tree has been put […]

Sentence Handed Down

A sentence has been handed down for a Philadelphia man that was involved in a holdup inside a Norristown motel last May.   23-year-old Travis Davis got at least two-and-a-half years behind bars after pleading guilty on robbery and conspiracy charges.   Prosecutors say he and another bandit burst into a room at the Chateau Granieri on […]