2012-12-16 11:20:00 by Courtney Koski / Info Girl
Unit 2 at Nuke Plant Shutdown
A shut down of unit two at the PPL Susquehanna Steam Electric plant in Salem Townshp... north of Berwick. It happened early Sunday morning when the unit automatically shut down during routine testing of a valve on the unit's main turbine system. PPL spokesman Joe Scopelliti says all systems responded as expected... and the reactor is in a safe and stable condition. Unit 1 continues to produce power... and is no way effected by the shutdown of Unit 2.
The Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble is busy again this weekend. Catch their performance of “A Christmas Carol” on stage at the Alvina Krause Theatre this afternoon at 3:00 PM. For adult audiences they present “The Santaland Diaries” at the Moose Exchange in Downtown Bloomsburg. The final show time for that is tonight at 8:00 PM.
The Bloomsburg Fire Department will have their breakfast buffet today from 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
The Potts Grove Fire Company is serving their monthly breakfast and brunch today from 7:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
Community of Christ Church in Bloomsburg is hosting their congregational Christmas program tonight at 6:00 PM. They invite you out for the program and refreshments after.
S.M.I.L.E is hosting a cookie exchange for single mom's at New Covenant Christian Center in Berwick tonight at 6:00 PM. To participate just bring a two-dozen of your favorite cookies with a written recipe. There will be craft activities and snacks for your kids.
Girls HS Basketball
Central Vs Bloomsburg
In girls basketball Friday night.... Bloomsburg and Central Columbia renewed their neighborhood rivalry. Central defeated the Panthers by a score of 63-44.
Benton Vs Southern
On Saturday night the Benton girls were at Southern Columbia. Southern won that game 65-55. You can hear all the details with Jim Doyle in the WHLM High School Hoops Update: