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Saturday, August 14, 2010

Deeds recorded

Bowmanstown

Ernest D. Freeby to Tonya L. Sterling, 419 White St., Bowmanstown, property at 419 White St., $1.

East Penn Township

Katherine L. Ballard to Michael T. Sweeney, 322 Church Hill Road, Lehighton, propertry at 332 Church Hill Road, $144,000.

East Side Borough

Darrin Gallagher to Steven A. Lefkoski, 1159 State (Rt. 940) St., White Haven, property at 1159 State (Rt. 940) St., $120,000.

Franklin Township

Friday, August 13, 2010

Credit defaults

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

Citibank (South Dakota), 701 E. 60th St. N., Sioux Falls, S.D., filed four actions as follows: Christopher Whiney Sr., 334 1/2 Cypress St., Lehighton, seeking $1,929.98; Laurie Mele, 76 Porter Drive, Jim Thorpe, seeking $2,318.70; George F. Asmann, 200 Gilberts Hill Rd., Lehighton, seeking $5,890.10; and Bridget L. Harleman, 136 N. Ninth St., Lehighton, seeking $10,092.19.

Saturday, July 31, 2010

Banks Township

Aequitas Enterprises, LLC, to E.H. Pooled, L.P., Austin, Tex., property at 50 Main St., Beaver Meadows, $4,000.

Franklin Township

Bank of New York to Andrew D. Loudon, 704 Old Mill Road, Lehighton, property at 704 Old Mill Road, $136,000.

Kidder Township

Pasquale A. Demitis to John bruch, Nazareth, property at Star Route Pinchot Trail, White Haven, $23,500.

Robert P. Mueller Jr. to William Campagna, Baldwin, N.Y., property at 11 Mill Pond, Lake Harmony, $120,000.

Saturday, July 31, 2010

Granted divorce

Steven D. Sturgis, 304 Arlington St., Tamaqua, was granted a divorce from Lisa A. Sturgis, 279 Dairy Road No. 2, Tamaqua. They were married June 8, 1996.

Donna M. Woodring, 439 Washington St., Freeland, was granted a divorce from Gary J. Woodring, 400 E. Blaine St., McAdoo. They were married May 3, 1997.

Sarah Kohn Finnerty was granted a divorce from David Christopher Finnerty, both of Orwigsburg. They were married March 7, 1999.

Roger F. Wehbe, Pottsville, was granted a divorce from Lisa M. Wehbe, Raleigh, N.C. They were married June 4, 2004.

Saturday, July 31, 2010

Deeds recorded

Bowmanstown

Sheriff of Carbon County to Deutsche Bank National Trust Company, Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., property at 730 Mill St., $1.

East Penn Township

Citimortgage, Inc., to Cole B. Peffer, Macungie, property at 1399 E. Lizard Creek Road, $86,000.

Jim Thorpe

Gerald L. Haggerty Jr. to Marjorie M. Haggerty, 814 Lehigh St., Jim Thorpe, property at 814 Lehigh St., $1.

Marjorie M. Haggerty to Joan M. Pfeiffer, 814 Lehigh St., Jim Thorpe, property at 814 Lehigh St., $135,000.

Kidder Township

Friday, July 30, 2010

Mortgage foreclosures

The following actions were filed as mortgage foreclosurers for alleged defaults on loans.

Flagstar Bank, c/o 5151 Corporate Drive, Troy, Mich., filed against George T. Hough Jr., 93033 North Loop Rd., Slatington, over property at 60 White Pine Lane, Lehighton. Sought is $133,512.95 and continuing interest.

BAC Home Loans Servicing, c/o 7105 Corporate Drive, Plano, Tex., filed against Mark C. Roccogrande, 111 S. Lake Drive, Lake Harmony, over property at that address. Sought is $175,846.58 and continuing interest.

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Credit card woes

Credit companies and banks have filed civil actions against people who are allegedly in arrearages of paying on their credit cards.

Cach, LLC, of Denver, Colo., filed suit against Adam J. Giranda, 15 Market St., Kelayres, seeking $14,388.21; against Eric J. Orach, 227 W. Broad St., Tamaqua, seeking $10,883.66; and against Robert Moyer Jr., 790 Green Mountain Road, Zion Grove, North Union Township, seeking $3,011.96. The company also seeks penalties and costs.

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Credit defaults

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

LVNV Funding, 15 S. Main St., Greenville, S.C., filed against Ronald Reeser, 679 Breezewood Rd., Lehighton, seeking $1,251.14.

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Deeds recorded

Banks Township

E.H. Pooled, L.P., to Roman Victor Kurtz, 90 Main St., Junedale, property at 50 Main St., Beaver Meadows, $12,500.

Franklin Township

Linda L. Kunkle to Tanaya L. Strohl, 160 Evergreen Road, Lehighton, property at Kriss Pines, $1.

Jim Thorpe

Shawn M. Kresge to Anita Stone Vandine, 29 Walnut Ave., Jim Thorpe, property on North Avenue, $11,000.

Catherine C. Santangelo to Barry A. Smith, New York, N.Y., Lot 41, Leisureland North, $85,000.

Kidder Township

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Mortgage foreclosures

The following actions have been filed as mortgage foreclosures for alleged defaults on loans.

Sovereign Bank, 601 Penn St., Reading, filed against Matthew N. and Heather Wentz, 797 Lafayette Ave., Palmerton, over property at that address. Sought is $67,062.95 and continuing interest.

Sovereign Bank filed against Lerhonda D. Robinson, 41 Cranberry Circle, East Brunswick, N.J., over property at 204 Mountain Rd., Albrightsville, seeking $134,060.72 and continuing interest.

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Property transfers

Property transfers recorded in the courthouse were as follows:

Shirley Ann Butler, Chambersburg, to Jason and Diann Cimini, Landenberg, lot on Plat A in Valley of Lake Development, North Union Township, $170,000.

Robert Todd Day to Gregory F. Duschak and William Teel, property containing 43.237 acres at 242 Andreas Road, West Penn Township, zero consideration (transfer was from mortgagor to a holder of a mortgage in default).

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

File for divorce

John Casler, 302 Hazle St., Tamaqua, started a divorce action against Melody Casler, 23 Apple Lane, Barnesville, Rush Township. They were married July 8, 1989.

Lisa M. Zilker, 322 W. South St., Mahanoy City, filed suit against Paul E. Zilker, 501 W. Spruce St., Mahanoy City. They were married May 5, 2000.

Divorces granted

Helen E. Tyson, Mahanoy City, was granted a divorce from Randall A. Tyson, Shenandoah. They were married Feb. 24, 2001.

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Bill owed

Edgar L. Getz, HC1 Box 10A, White Haven, filed an action against Golden Oaks Village Inc., 3 Golden Oaks Drive, Kidder Township, White Haven.

The suit states the plaintiff was contracted to put topcoat on th parking area of the defendant's property and a bill is owed for the work. Sought is damages not in excess of $50,000.

Saturday, July 24, 2010

Divorces granted

The following divorce decrees have been signed by the county court.

Shawn Kresge, 102 Bear Creek Drive, Jim Thorpe, from Sarah Beth Kresge, 12 Lincoln Place, Whitehall.

Cheryl A. Gaston, 125 E. High St., Coaldale, from Leroy Gaston, 966 Summer Mountain Rd., Lehighton.

Kelly Ann Billig, 124 Dean St., Beaver Meadows, from Brian S. Billig, 401 E. Grant St., McAdoo.

Jodi Marsh, Box 1846, Albrightsville, from Michael Marsh, 398 Patten Circle, Albrightsville.

Saturday, July 24, 2010

Property transfers

Property transfers recorded at the courthouse were as follows:

Alan F. and Loreta Haas to George R. Reppy, parcel containing 30.4 square perches (one perch is 16 feet), along a macadem road leading from New Ringgold to McKeansburg in New Ringgold; a second parcel containing 6,456.25 square feet located south of Legislative Route 53012 and west of Community Veterans Memorial in New Ringgold, $1 (full consideration $120,000).

Saturday, July 24, 2010

Deeds recorded

East Penn Township

Curtis D. Huffman to Nancy Bullard, 131 Kittatinny Road, Lehighton, property on Kittatinny Road, $1.

Duane A. Schleicher to Ryan T. Brown, Hellertown, Lot 5 German's Road, $55,000.

Franklin Township

James W. Kramer Jr. to Travis W. Hunsicker, 85 Cardinal Drive, Lehighton, property at 85 Cardinal Drive, $285,000.

Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., to Gregory Hamilton, Allentown, property at 1017 Main Road, $71,500.

Jim Thorpe

Saturday, July 24, 2010

Divorces granted

Dawn M. Kashmer, 432 E. Broad St., Tamaqua, was granted a divorce from Edward Kashmer, 217 Washington St., Tamaqua. They were married June 25, 2005.

Kevin John Black was granted a divorce from Tiffany Ann Black, both of Schuylkill Haven. They were married May 26, 2007.

Darrell J. Adams, Myerstown, was granted a divorce from Jennifer Adams, Donaldson, Tremont Township. They were married Dec. 2,1994.

Adam Kauffman was granted a divorce from Maureen Kauffman, both of Palo Alto. They were married June 20, 2009.

Friday, July 16, 2010

Credit defaults

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

Arrow Financial Services, 6108 W. Touhy Ave., Niles, Ill., filed two actions as follows: Jennifer J. Moretti, 281 Main St., Parryville, seeking $9,803.44; and Joseph Schiffino, 510 South St., Jim Thorpe, seeking $1,480.76.

FIA Card Services, 655 Papermill Rd., Newark, Del., filed against Michael M.M. Christman, 68 W. Center St., Nesquehoning, seeking $3,121.21.

Friday, July 16, 2010

Deeds recorded

Beaver Meadows

May Ann Yannes to Kevin J. Timcho, 68 New St., P.O. Box 524, Beaver Meadows, property at 68 New St., $65,500.

Franklin Township

Lewis A. Achtermann to Teresa L. Achtermann, 2335 Long Run Road, Lehighton, property at 2335 Long Run Road, $1.

Maria Domski to Maria Domski, 220 Plantation Drive, Lehighton, property at 220 Plantation Drive, $1.

Jim Thorpe

Debra A. Rex to Mason Realty Company, 101 W. 10th St., Jim Thorpe, property at 206-208 Oak St., $115,000.

Thursday, July 15, 2010

Divorces granted

Lisa M. McGovern was granted a divorce from William G. McGovern, both of Pottsville. They were married July 18, 1992.

Sonya L. Raho, Tower City, obtained a divorce from John F. Raho, Muir, Porter Township. They were married May 24, 1997.

Jason T. Herndon, Pottsville, was granted a divorce from Melanie N. Herdon, Saint Clair. They were married Dec. 15, 2001.

Wendy L. Weikel, Frackville, was granted a divorce from Richard C. Weikel, Ashland. They were married Oct. 12, 2002.