Divorces granted

The following divorce decrees were signed by the court.

Kim Huntington, 1050 Place Rd., Bethlehem, from Gary Huntington, 190 S. First St., Lehighton.

Shannon Hill, 428 South Ave., Jim Thorpe, from Sean Matthew Hill, 21 W. Fourth St., Jim Thorpe.

Susan E. Pheiffer, 110 Broad Mountain View Drive, Jim Thorpe, from Stephen G. Pheiffer, same address.

Christopher Hirt, 271 S. First St., Lehighton, from Samantha Hirt, 451 Fullerton Springs, Cambridge Springs, Crawford County.

Jamie Bartholomew, 440 Little Gap Rd., Palmerton, from Laura L. Weaver, 384 Long Run Rd., Lehighton.

Stacy Eckhart, 1980 Lower Smith Gap Rd, Kunkletown, from Blaine Eckhart, same address.

Charles Thompson, Box 246, Albrightsville, from Lisa S. Thompson, 2605 Meadow Lane Drive, Easton.

Divorces started

Elizabeth Labaty, 1425 Church Rd., Pen Argyl, filed against Eric Labaty, 1859 Dinkey Rd., Lehighton. They were married May 24, 2000.

Pamela A. Guth, 343 W. Iron St., Summit Hill, filed against Shane C. Guth, 14 Edgemont Rd., Lansford. They were married Sept. 17, 1994.

Education bill

Misericordia University, 301 Lake St., Dallas, Luzerne County, filed a civil complaint against Steven Holland, 60 Pohopoco Circle, Lehighton, alleging he owes a bill for educational services provided by the plaintiff. Sought is $9,835 and costs.

Credit defaults

The following actions were filed by credit card companies, or their collection agencies, for alleged defaults on credit card accounts/loans.

Arrow Financial Services, 6108 W. Touhy Ave., Niles, Ill., filed three actions as follows: Indira Kutlu, 1225 Station St., Lehighton, seeking $5,949.83; Perry Natriello, 15 Bluebell Lane, Jim Thorpe, seeking $6,185.83; and Dennis J. Williams, 105 S. Ninth St., Lehighton, seeking $1,637.15.

American Express Centurion Bank, c/o 520 Fellowship Rd., Mount Laurel, N.J., filed against Connie Fulk, 57 Tower Rd., Weatherly, seeking $13,617.24.Capital One Bank, c/o 520 Fellowship Rd., Mount Laurel, N.J., filed two actions as follows: Daniel M. Zern, 333 S. Ninth St., Lehighton, seeking $1,427; and Glenn K. Reifinger, 405 Little Gap Rd., Palmerton, seeking $4,680.36.

LVNV Funding, c/o 520 Fellowship Rd., Mount Laurel, N.J., filed against Judith Hinkley, 333 White St., Lehighton, seeking $1,385.40.

Remit Corporation, 30 E. Main St., Bloomsburg, filed six actions as follows: Ruth A. Dottery, 283 Harvard Ave., Palmerton, seeking $3,801.84; Jennifer Kroter Hess, 179 Nosirrah Rd., Albrightsville, seeking $1,144.53; Steven and Stacey Everett, 323 Lehigh Ave., Palmerton, seeking $4,524.35; Ronald Lighting, 21 W. Third St., Jim Thorpe, seeking $7,828.16; Kimberly Hartman, 357 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe, seeking $3,677.48; and Margaret Breiner, 125 S. Third St., Lehighton, seeking $1,952.74.

Midland Funding, 1060 Andrew Drive, West Chester, filed against William R. Ziegler, 13 W. Kline Ave., Lansford, seeking $4,666.55.

Chase Bank USA, 3700 Wiseman Blvd., San Antonio, Tex., filed against Rochelle A. Rice, 330 Lehigh Ave., Palmerton, seeking $13,950.06.