Twenty eight property owners located in the Blue Mountain School District will be paying more taxes in 2011 as a result of rulings made by the Schuylkill County Assessment Appeal Board sitting in session at the courthouse in Pottsville. The appeals filed to increase the assessments on the property were by the Blue Mountain School District based on sale prices paid for the properties which are higher than listed on the current assesment books.

David and Debra Hine, of 174 Wast Schmatzdale Road, New Ringgold, owner of a property at 1709 Chestnut Street, New Ringgold, the market value was re-evaluated from $40,730 to $95,686 and assessment increased from $20,365 to $47,840, an increase of $27,475 in assessment on which taxes are computed.

Raymond and Jennifer Sidella and Brenda Watkins-Hirsch, on property at 1679 Chestnut Street, New Ringgold, market value was increased from $244,570 to $332,800 and assessment from $122, 285 to $166,400, an increase of $44,115 the assesment;

Thomas R. Scully Jr;, on property at 100 Hillside Lane, New Ringgold, market value increased from $101,210 to $197,600 and assessment from $50,605 to $98,800, ani increase of $48,195 in assessment.

Lester D. Gassert Jr. on property at 23 Tomahawk Drive, New Ringgold, market value increased from $95,280 to $173,610 and assessment from $47,640 to $86,805, an increase of $39,165 in assessment

Avere, LLC and Orwigsburg SDF, LLC, Orwigsburg, on a tract of land containing 3.2 acres located on West Market Street, Orwigsburg, the market value was increased from $671,980 to $852,500 and assessment from $335,990 to $426,400, an increase of $90,410 in assessment.

Dewald Properties FAM, LTC, PNTR, on property at 1595 Long Run Road, Wayne Township, market value increased from $210.100 to $233,710 and assessment from $105,050 to $116,855, an increase of $11,805 in assessment.

Michael and Denise Stine on property at 612 Willow Road, Orwigsburg, market value increased from $104,920 to $147,260 and assessment from $52,460 to $73,630, an increase of $21,170 in assessment.

Shelby A. Walton on property at 51 Saw Mill Lane, Orwigsburg, market value increased from $7,320 to $49,920 and assessment from $3,660 to $24,960, an increase of $21,300 in assessment.

Derek and Trisha Miller on property at 1128 Running Deer Drive, Auburn, market value increased from $91,670 to $135,200 and assessment from $5,835 to $70,680, an increase of $21,765 in assessment.

Keziah and John S. Richards and Danelle Richards on property at 830 Elizabeth Drive, Orwigsburg, market value increased from $97,290 to $141,360 and assessment from $48,645 to $70,680, an increase of $22,035 in assessment.

Maureen R. Schubert on property at 535 Moonhill Drive, North Manheim Township, market value increased from $55,410 to $99,840 and assessment from $27,705 to $49,920, an increase of $22,215 in assessment.

Willliam E. Kenny, Box 186, Auburn, on property at 318 Washington St., Auburn, market value increased from $37,680 to $83,120 and assessment from $18,840 to $41,560, an increase of $22,720 in assessment.

Jesse Haslam on property on South Street, Friedensburg, the market value increased from $49,540 to $95,650 and assessment from $24,770 to $47,840,an increase of $23,070 in assessment.

Jarrod Szilli and Lauren Schlegel on property at 112 Graeff St., Cressona, market value increased from $68,200 to $114,400 and assessment from $34,110 to $57,200, an increase of $23,090 in assessment.

Jeffrey and Joanne Saxinger on property at 118 Hogan Drive, Auburn, market value increased from $66,140 to $114,820 and assessment from $33,070 to $57,410, an increase of $24,340 in assessment.

Robert S. Sooy Jr. and Beth Ann Keck, of 202 Market Street, Auburn, on property at 330 Pearson St., Auburn, market value increased from $76,520 to $126,460 and assessment from $38,260 to $63,230, an increase of $24,970 in assessment.

Robert and Nancy Fesig on property at 129 Schuylkill St., Cressona, market value increased from $53,860 to $104,840 and assessment from $26,930 to $52,420, an increase of $25,490 in assessment.

Andru T. and Stephanie Ditzler on propety at 1308 Running Deer Drive, Auburn, market value increased from $88,180 to $140,610 and assessment from $44,090 to $70,305, an increase of $26,215 in assessment.

Allen Breiner and Breiner Living Trust on property at 180 N. Front St., Schuylkill Haven, market value increased from $89,230 to $118,980 and assessment from $44,615 to $59,040 an increase of $14,875 in assessment.

Brian Nestor and Leslie A. Edmonds, on property at 94 Weaver Road, Pottsville R.D., North Manheim Township, market value increased from $95,630 to $158,080 and assessment from $47,815 to $79,040, an increase ofl $31,225 in assessment.

Gregg Hummel on property at 2101 Market St., Auburn, market value increased from $45,023 to $99,840 and assessment from $22,510 to $49,920, an increase of $27,410 in assessment.

Jason G. Smith on property at 102 Holly Drive, Orwigsburg, market value increased from $163,469 to $231,470 and assessment from $81,735 to $115,735, an increase of $34,000 in assessment.

Brock C. and Pamela A. Koch on property at 586 South, along SR183, North Manheim Township, market value increased from $132,650 to $201,340 and assessment from $65,825 to $100,670, an increase of $34,845 in assessment.

Stefanie and Darryl Wagner on property at 85 Second Mountain Road, Pine Grove, Wayne Township, market value increased from $149,280 to $224,640 and assessment from $74,640 to $112,320 an increase of $37,680 in assessment.

Susan G. Dermo on property at 51 Hemlock Drive,Schuylkill Haven, North Manheim Township, market value increased from $14,020 to $91,520 and assessment from $7,010 to $45,760, an increase of $38,750 in assessment.

Robert J. and Cheryl Dukmen on property at 54 Pine Road, Orwigsburg, market value increased from $164,114 to $262,080 and assessment from $82,005 to $131,040, an increase of $48,985 in assessment.

Mark T. and Kimberly Paul on property at 181 Municipal Road, Orwigsburg, market value increased from $40,570 to $139,780 and assessment from $20,285 to $69,890, an increase of $49,605 in assessment.

Naeem and Riffat Akhtar on property at 1768 Tanglewood Road, Orwigsburg, market value increased from $372,260 to $490,880 and assessment from $186,130 to $245,440, an increase of $59,310 in assessment.

North Manheim Township on tract containing 8.39 acres located on south side of SR183 near Hoss' Steak and Seas House, market value increased from $167,800 to $303,680 and assessment from $83,900 to $151,840, an increase of $67,940 in assessment.