Thursday, January 29, 2015

Panther Valley

Friday, April 23, 2010

Summit Hill

Absentee voting

Registered voters for the May 18 Primary Election who are unable to get to the voting precincts due to absence from the municipality or medical reasons can vote by absentee ballot. The deadline for applying for an absentee ballot is Tuesday, May 11.

Members of the Jeffersonian Democratic Club are available to assist anyone who wants an absentee ballot application.

Thursday, April 22, 2010

Omega health screen

The Omega Health Screen performed by Quest Diagnostics will hold a screening on blood tests and lifestyle evaluation on Saturday, April 24 from 7-9:30 a.m. at Lehigh Carbon Community College. The fee is $50.

The visit is sponsored by the Nesquehoning Woman's Club.

To preregister call 1-800-776-6342.

Summit Hill

Methodist Charge

The schedule of services for the Coaldale-Summit Hill United Methodist for Sunday, April 25, is as follows:

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Program on living will

A program entitled Living Wills will be presented at St. Francis of Assisi Church on West Mill Street, Nesquehoning, on Saturday, April 24, beginning at 10 a.m.

All are invited to stop by and attend this free program. The speaker will be Victoria Stefrenek.

Please call Fran Yacapsin at (570) 645-5867 to make reservations, so that there are enough materials for everyone.

Summit Hill

Authority notice

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

The regular monthly meeting of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary to Post 8008 was held Tuesday, April 13, with President Cathy Sommers presiding.

Information on the Department of Pennsylvania annual convention, which will be held in Gettysburg June 16-19 was received. Information on the awards ceremony for the Panther Valley JROTC, which will be held May 12, was also read. The auxiliary will present an award for Military Excellence at the awards ceremony.

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Golden Agers

On April 12 the annual Memorial Mass was held for six deceased members of the previous year from the Panther Valley Golden Agers, with 85 people attending.

Celebrants for the Mass were the Rev. Burdess and the Rev. Medve. The chorus of the club provided the hymns.

Following the Mass the bi-monthly meeting was held. Vice President Shirly Pavlick opened the meeting with a memorial prayer, and a moment of silence was held for the 29 coal miners who died in West Virginia.

The hospitality committee for May will be Jenny Snyder and Fran Golder.

Monday, April 19, 2010

Summit Hill

Lions to meet

The monthly meeting of the Summit Hill Lions Club will be held on Tuesday, April 27, at the Viennese Villa, Coaldale. Dr. Kenneth Vermillion, president, will be in charge of the session.

The evening will start with a "meet and greet" social from 5-6 p.m., followed by a meal and program. The speaker will be Jeanette Richards from St. Luke's Miners Memorial Hospital. Micah Gursky will also be in attendance and offer remarks. A brief business meeting will also be held.

Saturday, April 17, 2010

Since the Nesquehoning garbage truck is again in the garage for repairs, there will be no garbage picked up until Wednesday, Thursday and Friday of next week.

Residents are reminded not put garbage out until then and alert their neighbors of the pickup schedule change.

Friday, April 16, 2010


The Panther Valley JROTC will hold a meeting on Wednesday, April 21 at 6 p.m. in the classroom of the high school.


Lions Club

The members of the Nesquehoning Lions Club will hold a meeting on Tuesday, May 3 at 6:30 p.m. at the club building. There will be no dinner at this meeting.

Free dinner

The free community dinner will be held on Wednesday, April 28 at the Meed's United Methodist Church from 5-7 p.m. The menu will be barbecue chicken, mashed potatoes, and baked beans. All are invited.


Tuesday, April 13, 2010

VFW auxiliary

The next regular meeting of the VFW Post 8008 auxiliary will be held today, Tuesday, April 13 at 6:30 p.m., at the post home.

Nomination and election of officers for 2010-2011 will be held. All members are encouraged to attend.

Food pantry

Meed's Methodist Church will host the monthly food pantry on Thursday, April 15, from 1-3:30 p.m.

Monday, April 12, 2010

Since the Nesquehoning garbage truck broke down, garbage will not be collected on Monday and Tuesday. Please do not put garbage outside until Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.