Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Panther Valley

Thursday, July 29, 2010


VFW auxiliary

The Nesquehoning VFW Ladies Auxiliary to Post 8008 will hold its annual summer picnic on Tuesday, Aug. 10, at the first beach at Lake Hauto. Mandy Breiner will graciously host the event.

Members are requested to meet at the Post Home at 5 p.m. that day to car pool to the lake. Those attending are requested to bring a dessert item.

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Summit Hill

OLOAA sign-ups

Our Lady of the Angels Academy, Lansford, is accepting registrations for the 2010-11 school year. Parents can register their sons or daughters at the school between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m., or other arrangements will be made by calling (570) 645-7170 or 645-7101.

Children registering for kindergarten must be 5 years of age by Oct. 15. First graders must be 6 years of age by the same date.

Wednesday, July 28, 2010


Community supper

The free community supper will be held on Wednesday, July 28 from 5-7 p.m. at the Meed's Methodist Church. All are invited

Senior boxes

Seniors are welcome to sign up for the free senior boxes on July 30 from 10 to noon at the Meed's Methodist Church on West Catawissa Street.

Summit Hill

Preschool enrollment

Registration is now open for the 2010-2011 school year of the Little Angels Pre-School of Our Lady of the Angels Academy, Lansford.

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Summit Hill

SHCIO to meet

The Summit Hill Community Improvement Organization will hold its monthly meeting on Monday, Aug. 2, at 7 p.m. in the Summit Hill Borough Hall.

Debra Ranck, president, will be in charge.

Scripture sharing

The weekly scripture sharing session sponsored by St. Joseph Catholic Church, Summit Hill, will be held on Thursday, July 29, at 7 p.m. in the parish rectory.

Bloodmobile planned

Friday, July 23, 2010

PV Band Boosters

The Panther Valley Band Booster meeting will be held at 5 p.m. on Saturday, July 24 at the Panther Valley Football Stadium, by the concession stand.

Summit Hill

Methodist Charge

The schedule for the Coaldale/Summit Hill United Methodist Charge for Sunday, July 25, 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, July 22, 2010

Zion Lutheran Church

Morning worship begins Sunday at 9 a.m. The sermon title this week is "Persistent Prayer." A children's sermon is also presented each week. The Rev. John Hazel is pastor, (570) 645-3469.

The parish picnic will be held on Sunday, Aug. 1 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Summit Hill. There will be a brief worship service inside the church at 11 a.m. and the picnic will follow outside.

Church council will meet on Sunday, Aug. 8, at 7 p.m.

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

PV Band Boosters

The Panther Valley Band Booster meeting will be held at 5 p.m. on Saturday, July 24 at the Panther Valley Football Stadium, by the concession stand.


Garbage pick up

Nesquehoning has revised its garbage pick up. People who were on the Thursday route will have their garbage picked up on Mondays beginning in August.

The garbage pick up will be on a three-day schedule. If a holiday falls during a week, the pick up will be pushed back a day for everyone.


C.H.O.S.E. holds meeting

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

The Summit Hill Water Authority will hold its monthly meeting tonight at 7 o'clock in the borough hall. John Michalik, president, will be in charge. It was incorrectly stated in last night's paper that the meeting was scheduled for Tuesday night.

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Golden agers

The Panther Valley Golden Agers met on July 12 with a presentation on preventing identity theft by Janine Holter from the Attorney General's Office.

Fran Golder read an inspirational message "Living for Today." Mary Ann Stotelmayer read some interesting verses.

Jean and Joe Pelcheck were welcomed back after a long absence while visiting family in Texas. Also welcomed was Alice Skrabak.

Mimi Marrin will send get well cards on the sick list.

Friday, July 16, 2010


Vacation Bible School

St. Katharine Drexel Catholic Church, Lansford, has announced the dates of its upcoming Vacation Bible School. It will take place on the mornings of July 26-28. The theme will be "Rain Forest."

The school is open to children 4-10 from any of the Catholic parishes of the area.

Borough meetings

Lansford Borough officials have announced the council's upcoming meetings that are scheduled as follows (all of the sessions will be held in the Lansford Community Center, unless otherwise noted):