Today, it’s not only enough to hold a press conference to announce your election plans, as candidates discover – you’ve got to tweet it too!
Gov. Corbett kicked off his re-election bid Wednesday with a live event, and he tweeted that decision too simultaneously
This is a far time from the earlier days of election announcements, when candidates had to wait until the next day’s paper or until a post on a website could confirm their campaign.
Now, it’s instantaneous.
I would watch for more and more of this as time goes by.
Shamokin police had a press conference to discuss the arrest of a 21-year-old Shamokin man for a Monday night fire.
Here’s chief Griffiths talking about how they found the defendant at the scene:
The video is also posted at dailyitem.com along with our coverage. Check it out.
Police are still investigating the other fires in Shamokin – and while they aren’t ruling Neidlinger out, they aren’t naming him as a suspect either.