Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Panther Valley

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Conservation club

The Nesquehoning Conservation Club will meet on Wednesday, Feb. 2, at 6:30 p.m. at Maple Shade Meadows.

Plans for the upcoming spring fishing derby will start at this time.

If any member has any ideas or suggestions, please attend this meeting or contact any officer. The 2011 dues are also being accepted.

Summit Hill

Scripture sharing

The weekly scripture sharing sessions sponsored by St. Joseph Catholic Church, Summit Hill, will be held tonight at 7 o'clock in the parish rectory.

Anthracite LL

Friday, January 21, 2011

Summit Hill

Lions to meet

The monthly meeting of the Summit Hill Lions Club will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 25, at 6 p.m. at the Parkview Inn. Dr. Kenneth Vermillion, president, will be in charge of the session.

The meeting will be held in the form of a "Picnic in January," featuring hamburgers, hot dogs, corn on the cob and other picnic "fixins."

The club's guests for the evening will be the Lions' regional and zone chairpersons.

Preliminary details for this year's golf tournament will be presented.

Friday, January 21, 2011


First Congregational Church

Services and activities scheduled for next week at First Congregational Church, Coaldale, are as follows:

Sunday, Jan. 23 - 9 a.m. Morning Worship; 10 a.m. Sunday School; 12:30 p.m. Confirmation class.

Monday, Jan. 24 - 7 p.m. Church board meeting.

Wednesday, Jan. 26 - 6:30.m. Choir rehearsal.

Sunday, Jan. 30 - 9 a.m. Morning Worship; 10 a.m. Sunday School; 12:30 p.m. Confirmation class.

Wednesday, Feb. 2 - Nursing home services at 11 a.m. at St. Luke's Miners, and 1:30 p.m. at MapleShade.

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Catholic Schools

Catholic Schools Week will be celebrated from Jan. 30 to Feb. 5 by Our Lady of the Valley School, Lansford, which serves the communities of Summit Hill, Lansford, Nesquehoning and Coaldale. The event will begin with Parishioner Appreciation Day on Sunday, Jan. 30, which will include an open house program from noon to 2 p.m. at the school. Additional information about CSW will be announced in this column at a later date.

OLOAA registrations

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

First Baptist Church

The schedule of activities for First Baptist Church of Lansford are as follows:

Mondays - Men's group at 6:30 p.m.

Tuesdays - Bible Study at 6:15 p.m.

Sundays - Sunday School at 10 a.m.; Adult Bible Group at 10:15 a.m.; Worship Service at 11 a.m.

For more information, contact the Rev. Jeremy Benack, pastor, at (570) 645-2212.

Wednesday, January 19, 2011


VFW Ladies Auxiliary

The VFW Ladies Auxiliary meeting of Jan. 11 was canceled due to inclement weather and lack of a quorum. It will not be rescheduled.

All members who have not yet paid their 2011 dues are reminded they are now delinquent. Dues should be paid as soon as possible.

The next regular meeting will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 8, weather permitting, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the post home.

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Summit Hill

Democrats elect

Nathan Halenar was elected president of the Jeffersonian Democratic Club, Summit Hill, during a reorganizational meeting held last week in the Summit Hill Borough Hall. He succeeds Robin McArdle.

Other officers are Robert Crampsie, vice president; Alice Kane, secretary; and Joseph O'Gurek Jr., treasurer.

The club will meet on the third Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. in the borough hall. The next meeting is scheduled for Feb. 17.

Scripture sharing

Friday, January 14, 2011


The Panther Valley High School's JROTC will hold a meting on Thursday, Jan. 20 at 6 p.m. in the JROTC classroom.

Parents are welcome to these meetings.

Summit Hill

Methodist Charge

The schedule of services for the Coaldale/Summit Hill United Methodist Charge for Sunday, Jan. 16, is as follows:

Worship services will be held at 9 a.m. in the Summit Hill United Methodist Church and at 11 a.m. in the Coaldale United Methodist Church. The Rev. Burgess Gordon, pastor, will officiate at both services.

Thursday, January 13, 2011

Democratic club

The Nesquehoning Democratic Club will hold a meeting on Sunday, Jan. 16 at 2 p.m. at the Lions Club building.

All interested Democrats are invited to discuss various positions on the ballot for the upcoming primary election on May 17. Refreshments will be served.

Woman's club

Wednesday, January 12, 2011


Snow parking ordinance