Lease payments

Woodrow R. Frey Jr., aka, Woody Frey, dba, Body & Soul Complex, 701 Bridge St., Lehighton, filed a complaint against SPA, and Blair and Leslie Gerber Jr., 22 Hillside Place, Kunkletown, alleging the defendants have defaulted on a lease agreement at the defendants' Lehighton property. Sought is an amount in "excess of the jurisdictional limits requiring compulsory arbitration."

Medical suit

David and Jill H. Pereira, 556 Lehigh Ave., Palmerton, filed a civil complaint against Brenda Burkett, NP, a nurse; Palmerton Hospital; 135 Lafayette St., Palmerton; Dr. Michael Wissler, 5300 Kidspace Drive, Orefield; and Palmerton Emergency Physicians Inc., c/o 7096 Decatur St., New Tripoli.

The suit states on March 15, 2008, David Pereira went to the emergency room of the defendant hospital for a laceration to his right hand. He was treated by the defendants but claims the hand became infected and he suffered medical problems detailed in the suit.

Negligence is alleged against the defendants and sought are damages in excess of $50,000 on each of four counts.

Mortgage foreclosures

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

Wells Fargo Bank, 4101 Wiseman Blvd., San Antonio, Tex., filed an action against Charles J. Halpin III, as administrator of the estate of James J. Ney, deceased over property at 106 White Spruce, aka, 106 Broad Mountain View Drive, Jim Thorpe. Sought is $149,821.27 and continuing interest.

JP Morgan Chase Bank, 10790 Rancho Bernardo Rd., San Diego, Calif., filed an action against Barbara C. Darling and Eve Oleksik, 11 Lenox Ave., Penn Forest Township, over property at that address. Sought is $153,119.32 and continuing interest.

Household Realty Corp., 2929 Walden Ave., Depew, N.Y., filed an action against David C. Carroll, 13 Penn Forest Drive, Albrightsville, over property at that address. Sought is $185,325.28 and continuing interest.

BAC Home Loans Servicing, 7105 Corporate Drive, Plano, Tex., filed an action against Anatolijus and Violeta Sciukas, 100 Ruffed Grouse Court, Lake Harmony, over property at that address. Sought is $213,287.68 and continuing interest.

BAC filed an action against Lynn A. and Vincent A. Cuddeford, 54-54 1/2 Jefferson St., Weatherly, over propert at that address. Sought is $107,061.78 and continuing interest.

BAC filed an action against Michael and Nicole C. Strohl, 424 South St., Jim Thorpe, over property at that address. Sought is $155,702.16 and continuing interest.

GMAC Mortgage, 1100 Virginia Drive, Fort Washington, filed an action against Scott and Christine Roseman, 441 Sekani Trail, aka, 122 Sekani Trail, Albrightsville, over property at that address. Sought is $98,159.44 and continuing interest.

Credit defaults

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

HSBC Bank of Nevada, 1111 N. Town Center Drive, Las Vegas, Nev., filed two actions as follows: Faye J. Frable, 2655 Stagecoach Road West, Palmerton, seeking $5,652.04; and Joy Lauer, 100 Cedar St., Lehighton, seeking $3,839.82.

Asset Acceptance, Box 2036, Warren, Mich., filed against Jean A. Haldeman, 421 North St., Jim Thorpe, seeking $10,224.34.

Citibank South Dakota, 701 E. 60th St. N., Sioux Falls, S.D., filed against Nelson P. Andrew, 48 Church St., Lehighton, seeking $4,793.74.

Chase Bank USA, c/o 3700 Wiseman Blvd., San Antonio, Tex., filed against Christopher R. Morillo, 205 Center Ave., Jim Thorpe, seeking $7,222.35.

Midland Funding, c/o 1060 Andrew Drive, West Chester, filed against Allan Quarles, 116 Panther Run Rd., Jim Thorpe, seeking $1,641.86.

American Express Centurion Bank, c/o 520 Fellowship Rd., Mount Laurel, N.J., filed against Alfonso Sebia, 305 Mill Rd., Lehighton, seeking $10,154.05.

Arrow Financial Services, c/o 520 Fellowship Rd., Mount Laurel, N.J., filed against Jonathan Borger, 608 Old Mill Rd., Lehighton, seeking $4,672.95.

Divorces started

Gregory D. Plastow, 11725 207th St., Maple Ridge, British Columbia, Canada, filed against Kayrene E. Kocher, 34 Friendship Rd., Lehighton. They were married April 8, 1982.

Kelly J. Sommers, 393 Franklin Ave., Apt. 2F, Palmerton, filed against Michael J. Sommers, 836 Lafayette Ave., Palmerton. They were married Aug. 10, 1991.

Krista Redmond, Box 176, Ashfield, filed against Michael Redmond, 336B N. Third St., Lehighton. They were married March 28, 1998.

Colette M. Hennessy, 29 West Drive, Jim Thorpe, filed against Daniel T. Hennessy, 23 Catawba Place, Jim Thorpe. They were married Dec. 7, 2002.

Denise E. Kuneck, 208 White St., Weissport, filed against Joel D. Kuneck Sr., 573 Lehigh Ave., Palmerton.

Antoinette Kuhns, 320 N. First St., Lehighton, filed against Todd M. Kuhns, 162 Sassafras Road, Lehighton. They were married Aug. 18, 2001.

Slip, fall suit

William A. and Patricia J. Holmes Jr., 752 Fern St., Darby, Delaware County, filed a civil complaint against Skirmish USA, 1519 SR903, Jim Thorpe.

The suit states on Feb. 23, 2008, William Holmes was at the defendant's property at 211 N. Meckesville Rd., Albrightsville, participating in a game of paintball in an area field when he was caused to "slip, trip, stumble, misstep and fall" due to ice covered snow causing injuries detailed in the suit.

Negligence is alleged and sought are damages in excess of $50,000 on each of two counts.