Saturday, June 24, 2017

Panther Valley

Wednesday, August 27, 2014


Free community dinner

Meed's UMC, 126 W. Catawissa St. in Nesquehoning will host a free community dinner from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

The menu is spaghetti with meat sauce. All are welcome to enjoy food and fellowship.

Friday, August 22, 2014

Panther Valley

Golden Agers

The next meeting of the Panther Valley Golden Agers will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at St. John's Slovak Lutheran Church social hall, 1 E. Abbott St., Lansford.

Members celebrating birthdays for the months of May, June, July and August will be recognized.

Anyone 55 or older is welcomed to join.

Summit Hill

Car show

The Tamaqua Street Machine Association and the Summit Hill Diligence Fire Co. #1 will hold an Antique, Classic & Special Interest car show at the Phillip Ginter Field in Summit Hill on Sept. 21.

Wednesday, August 20, 2014


Woman's club dinner

The Nesquehoning Woman's Club dinner will open the new season with President Barbara Priadka conducting the meeting.

The dinner will be held at the Mansion House in Summit Hill at 7 p.m. Sept. 8.

Please call Jane Pietruch for reservations.

Friday, August 15, 2014

Summit Hill

Flag program

The Summit Hill Lions Club continues its American flag program. Throughout the good weather months, the flag will fly in Ludlow Park in memory or honor of the veterans. Family members of veterans, or veterans themselves, can request to be scheduled by contacting Joseph O'Gurek at 570-645-5171.

Next week the flag will fly in memory of Wayland W. Keiser, who served as a sergeant in the U.S. Army Military Police, 7th Armored Division during World War II.


Kid's Club Fun Night

Thursday, August 14, 2014


First Congregational Church

Morning Worship will be held at 9 a.m. Sunday at First Congregational Church, Coaldale, followed by Sunday School for all ages at 10 a.m.

All are welcome to attend Sunday School.

The elementary classes are an extension of Vacation Bible School.

The Middle Class begins the study of the Bible and its influence on young adults. The Adult Class is an in-depth study of biblical principles and their effect on daily living.


NCFC Ladies Auxiliary

Wednesday, August 13, 2014


Tax office closed

The Coaldale Tax Office will be closed Thursday. It will reopen for business Friday, with closing hour extended to 5 p.m.; and Saturday only, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Office hours are Tuesday, Thursday and Fridays, 10 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m.

Summit Hill

Miller-Keystone blood drive

St. Joseph Church, 462 W. Ludlow St., Summit Hill, will host a Miller-Keystone blood drive from 2 to 7 p.m. Aug. 21 in the church social hall.

Friday, August 8, 2014

Summit Hill

Struggling with addiction

If you or someone you know is struggling with drug and/or alcohol abuse and wants help, be sure to attend Church on the Rock, 1 W. Hazard St., at the Summit Hill Heritage Center, at 11 a.m. Sunday.

The "Holy Ground" worship team from the "Teen Challenge" program will appear with music and testimony. During the service, you will hear from men and women who have taken the path to recovery and victory through this Christ-centered rehabilitation program.

The Teen Challenge program serves both teens as well as adults.

Thursday, August 7, 2014

Zion Lutheran

Worship service for Zion Lutheran Church, 2 E. Catawissa St., begins at 9 a.m. on Sunday with Vicar Dave Lembo presiding.

Visitors are always welcome.

A breakfast will be held beginning at 8 a.m. this Sunday in the church basement, in honor of Vicar Lembo, who will finish his internship at Zion on Aug. 24.

Reservations are still being accepted by calling 570-669-9562

Church council will meet on Sunday morning immediately following the worship service.

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Summit Hill

Electronics recycling

Electronics recycling in the borough of Summit Hill will be Aug. 13. Items must be out at the curb the night before.

Included in the event are: televisions, computers, keyboards, monitors, etc. All televisions must be in one piece with no parts removed or they will not be taken.

This will be a curbside pickup for Summit Hill residents only.

Help with addiction

If you or someone you know is struggling with drug and/or alcohol abuse and wants to get help, be sure to attend Church on the Rock at 11 a.m. Aug. 10.

Friday, August 1, 2014


The menu for the free children's lunch next week at Meed's Church, 126 W Catawissa St. in Nesquehoning is as follows:

Ÿ Monday: Breakfast for lunch including eggs, sausage and toast

Ÿ Tuesday: Turkey BBQ, mashed potatoes, greens beans

Ÿ Wednesday: Macaroni and cheese, applesauce, carrot sticks

Ÿ Thursday: Chicken nuggets, fries, Jell-O

Ÿ Friday: Grilled cheese, applesauce, pudding