Divorces started

James E. Straight, Box 279, Beaver Meadows, filed against Sandra Maribel Straight, 6250 Hargrove Ave., Las Vegas, Nev. They were married Aug. 19, 2000.

Robin Smith, 178 S. Fourth St., Lehighton, filed against Robert Smith, 306 Maple St., Lehighton. They were married June 29, 1974.

Mortgage forclosures

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

Wells Fargo Bank, c/o 3476 Stateview Blvd., Fort Mill, S.C., filed against Kellie A. Mitchell, 56 Hugo Drive, Albrightsville, over property at that address. Sought is $162,496.99 and continuing interest.

Wells Fargo Bank filed against Robert L. Clifford, 16 W. Abbott St., Lansford, over property at that address. Sought is $25,613.61 and continuing interest.

Deutsche Bank National Trust Co., c/o 1661 Worthington Rd., West Palm Beach, Fla., filed against Benjamin C. Rivera, 317 First St., Weatherly, over property at that address. Sought is $122,473.85 and continuing interest.

JP Morgan Chase Bank, c/o 1111 Polaris Parkway, Columbus, Ohio, filed against Kristin J. Zammito, 62 Panther Run Rd., aka, 421 Panther Run Rd., Jim Thorpe, over property at that address. Sought is $100,245.62 and continuing interest.

JP Morgan Chase Bank filed against William C. Ahner, 229 Broadview Drive, Jim Thorpe, over property at that address. Sought is $172,505.61 and continuing interest.

Bank of America, c/o 7105 Corporate Drive, Plano, Tex., filed against Edward Beers, 12 Larch Lane, Albrightsville, over property at that address. Sought is $105,368.46 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.

GE Capital Retail Bank, Carnegie, filed against Tara Hertzog, 410 W. Catawissa St., Nesquehoning, seeking $1,241.

Portfolio Recovery Associates, Philadelphia, filed against Susan M. Serfass, 458 Mahoning St., Lehighton, seeking $1,374.25.

Citibank, Sioux Falls, S.D., filed two actions as follows: Jodie M. Zeigenfuss, 340 S. Second St., Lehighton, seeking $4,867.56; and Barbara A. Horwith, 1230 Wintergreen Rd., Palmerton, seeking $11,671.59.

FIA Card Services, Scranton, filed against Robert L. Caruso, 132 Drakes Drive, Jim Thorpe, seeking $4,594.73.

Car loan defaults

First Commonwealth Federal Credit Union, 257 Brodhead Rd, Bethlehem, filed a complaint against Kathleen D. Troxell, 748 Edgemont Ave., Palmerton, alleging she defaulted on a car loan agreement. Sought is $17,700.44 plus interest, costs and fees.

Ford Motor Credit Co., 1335 S. Clearview Ave., Mesa, Ariz., filed an action against John Bukics, 61 Dogwood Drive, Jim Thorpe, alleging he defaulted on a auto loan agreement. Sought is $19,583.65 plus interest, costs and fees.