Blue Mountain School District was back before the Schuylkill County Assessment Appeals Board for the third time this month at the hearings being held in the courthouse in Pottsville. The district was successful in having the assessments increased on 33 properties. The decisions added $680,154 to the district's assessment. In the three sessions the school district increased the assessments of properties in the boundaries of the school district by $1,969,271 for the 2010 real estate tax period.

The board ruled Wednesday on the following properties:

Courtney G. Foose, 460 Dad Burham Road, Wayne Township, property containing 4.4 acres on Summer Hill Road, Wayne Township, market value increased from $25,820 to $55,860 and assessment from $12,910 to $27,930, an increase of $15,020 in assessment.

Paul W. and Janet G. Brown, Eldersburg, Md., property at 1150 Running Deer Drive, Auburn, market value increased from $119,284 to $157,600 and assessment from $59,642 to $78,800, an increase of $19,158 in assessment.

Douglas and Marcia Hinnershitz, 1070 Willow Drive, Orwigsburg, on property at 417 Willow Drive, Orwigsburg, market value increased from $125,560 to $155,610 and assessment from $62,780 to $77,805, an increase of $15,025 in assessment.

Jessica Tofany, 806 N. Warren St., Orwigsburg, market value increased from $85,600 to $113,320 and assessment from $42,800 to $56,610, an increase of $13,860 in assessment.

Francis and Beatrice Varaso, 101 Holly Road, Orwigsburg, market value increased from $114,287 to $133,660 and assessment from $57,144 to $66,830, an increase of $9,686 in assessment.

Brian and Brooke Juhas, 173 Railroad St., Cressona, market value increased from $60,800 to $79,720 and assessment from $30,400 to $39,860, an increase of $9,686 in assessment.

Vicki and Barrie Faith, 245 Woodland Drive, Orwigsburg, market value increased from $92,030 to $135,660 and assessment from $46,015 to $67,830, an increase of $21,815 in assessment.

Bartush Industries, LLC, 307 N. Washington St., Orwigsburg, on property on Frisbie Street, Orwigsburg, market value increased from $248,300 to $335,160 and assessment from $134,550 to $167,580, an increase of $43,430 in assessment and on two acre tract on Long Terrace, Orwigsburg, market value increased from $22,500 to $99,750 and assessment from $11,250 to $49,875, an increase of $38,625 in assessment.

Jason and Amanda Neifert, 716 Red Church Road, Auburn, market value increased from $7,650 to $26,340 and assessment from $3,825 to $13,170, an increase of $9,343 in assessment.

Thomas Mealing and David Mealing, 9 Center Lane, Orwigsburg, on property at 115 S. Wayne St., Orwigsburg, market value increased from $74,780 to $91,770 and assessment from $37,390 to $45,885, an increase of $8,495 in assessment.

Kevin S. Kistler, 3401 Village Road, Orwigsburg, market value increased from $101,580 to $119,700 and assessment from $50,790 to $59,850, an increase of $9,060 in assessment.

Giovanni and Francesco Visceglia, Cheery Hill, N.C., on property on west side of State Route 183, Wayne Township. tract containing 4.22 acres, market value increased from $396,650 to $778,050 and assessment from $198,325 to $389,025, an increase of $190,700 in assessment.

Dean and Lisa Sweigert, on property at 209 Market St., Auburn, market value increased from $92,530 to $151,620 and assessment from $46,265 to $75,810, an increase of $29,545 in assessment.

Robert J. and Nicole M. Kreiser, 30 Breezy Acres Road, New Ringgold, market value increased from $79,250 to $150,020, and assessment from $39,625 to $75,010. an increase of $35,385 in assessment.

John and Susan Czarick, 1495 State Route 183, Wayne Township, Appalachian Hills Subdvision, market value increased from $4,820 to $27,970 and assessment from $2,410 to $13,965, an increase of $11,555 in assessment.

Robert H. and Donna L. Lenarz, 67 Brokhoff Road, North Manheim Township, market value increased from $86,440 to $128,480 and assessment from $43,220 to $64,240, an increase of $21,020 in assessment.

James Sittaro and Linda DeNatala, 294 Coal Mountain Road, Orwigsburg, market value increased from $113,050 to $159,600 and assessment from $56,525 to $79,800, an increase of $23,275 in assessment.

Suzanne Watson, Reading, on property at 224 Municipal Road, Orwigsburg, market value increased from $114,037 to $143,640 and assessment from $57,019 to $71,820,. an increase of $14,801 in assessment.

Eric J. and Leigh Ann Bosak, 2192 Market St., Auburn, market value increased from $61,180 to $100,540 and assessment from $30,590 to $50,270, an increase of $19,. 680 in assessment.

Kim E. Chappell, 109 Wood View Drive, Orwigsburg, market value increased from $185,690 to $207,480 and assessment from $92,845 to $103,740, an increase of $10,895 in assessment.

Jilian R. Palmer and Benjamin Collins, 109 Josephine St., Minersville, on property at 2605 Village St., Orwigsburg, market value increased from $76,200 to $102,540 and assessment from $38,100 to $51,270, an increase of $13,170 in assessment.

Nick T. and Tina M. VanPelt, 166 Navajo Drive, Auburn, market value increased from $132,830 to $167,580 and assessment from $66,415 to $83,790, an increase of $17,375 in assessment.

Amy C. Mills and Christopher A. Thomas, 1495 Fair Road, Wayne Township, market value increased from $92,350 to $111,720 and assessment from $46,175 to $55,860, an increase of $9,685 in assessment.

Joshua Konkus and John Konkus, 19 Gladys Lane, North Manheim Township, on tract containing 7.88 acres on east side of Seven Star Road, North Manheim Township, market value increased from $13,860 to $39,900 and assessment from $6,930 to $19,950, an increase of $13,020 in assessment.

Brad S. Skobel, 1034 Woodland Drive, North Manheim Township, market value increased from $91,300 to $127,600 and assessment from $45,665 to $63,800, an increase of $18,135 in assessment.

Mary Timpany, 245 E. Market St., Orwigsburg, market value increased from $70,680 to $110,920 and assessment from $35,340 to $55,460, an increase of $20,120 in assessment.

Timothy J. and Pamela R. Allison, 146 Scheithauer Road, Wayne Township, on property at 151 Scheithauer Road, market value increased from $71,380 to $111,720 and assessment from $35,690 to $55,860, an increase of $20,170 in assessment.

Michael A. and Penny A. Faust, 2148 Fair Road, Wayne Township, on property consisting of 6.3 acres on south side of South Railroad Street, Wayne Township, market value increased from $106,010 to $171,570 and assessment from $53,005 to $85,785, an increase of $32,780 in assessment.

Ashley N. Clifford and Jamie L. Stine, 8 First St., North Manheim Township, market value increased from $64,370 to $84,580 and assessment from $32,185 to $42,290, an increase of $10,105 in assessment.

Franklin M. Fisher, 256 W. Second Mountain Road, North Manheim Township, market value increased from $70,460 to $104,540 and assessment from $35,230 to $52,270, an increase of $17,040 in assessment.

Gary L. and Brenda L. Borden, 978 Summer Valley Road, New Ringgold, market value increased from $76,490 to $131,670 and assessment from $38,245 to $65,835, an increase of $27,590 in assessment.

Marcia Morgan, 2306 Village Road, Orwigsburg, market value increased from $77,380 to $94,160 and assessment from $38,690 to $47,080, an increase of $3,390 in assessment.

Stephen Mitchell, III, 109 Railroad St., Cressona, market value increased from $45,610 to $61,440 and assessment from $22,805 to $30,720, an increase of $7,915 in assessment.