Credit card default

Portfolio Recovery Associates, LLC, Norfolk, Va., filed suit against Paul Sutter, 254 Angel Drive, New Ringgold, alleging he has defaulted payments on his credit card and seek a judgment for $961.26 plus interest and costs.

Asset Acceptance, LLC, Warren, Mich., filed suit against Michael J. Petrock, 78 W. Miner St., Cumbola, Blythe Township, alleging he has defaulted payments on his credit card and seek a judgment in amount of $12,294.78 plus interest and costs

Portfolio Recovery Associates, LLC, Norfolk, Va., filed suit against Zafar Bajwa, 208 Claremont Ave., Rush Township, alleging he has defaulted payments on his credit card and seek a judgment for $726.18 plus interest and costs.

Summary appeal

David G. Arispe, 155 Penn St., Tamaqua, changed his mind when his case was called and withdrew his appeal from a ruling by a district judge who had found him guilty, and entered a plea of guilty to a charge of a driving while his license was suspended-DUI related, and was fined $500 plus $50 costs by Judge Jacqueline Russell.

He and was placed in the Intermediate Punishment Program (IPP) to serve 60 days under house arrest with electronic monitoring beginning Friday, June 21, and pay a $12 daily fee to defray the costs and he must reside at the Tamaqua address and resume health treatments. Arispe was cited by Rush Township Sgt. Duane Frederick, when stopped on Plaza Drive.

Divorces granted

Jeffrey B. Reading was granted a divorce from Kimberly L. Reading, both of Schuylkill Haven. They were married March 14, 1998.

Margaret A. Hair, Mahanoy City, was granted a divorce from Brian E. Hair, Pottsville. They were married April 11, 1993.

Kirk A. Strouse, Summit Station, was granted a divorce from Line Michel Strouse, Nicolet, Quebec, Canada. They were married Nov. 6, 1999.

Randy Huber, Schuylkill Haven, was granted a divorce from Crystal Huber, Gordon. They were married Oct. 26, 1991.

Melanie B. Wiscount was granted a divorce from Robert E. Wiscount, both of Pine Grove. They were married Aug. 18, 1984.

Charles A. Dries was granted a divorce from Julie Ann Fronza Dries, both of Pottsville. They were married June 21, 2008.

Diana Bashinskyh Witman, Mahanoy Plane, Gilberton, was granted a divorce from Peter D. Witman, Pottsville. They were married March 6, 2011.

File for divorce

Samantha M. Yachera, 59 Mahanoy Avenue, Tamaqua, filed suit for divorce from Michael K. Yachera, 7 S. Fifth Avenue, Barnesville. They were married Dec. 13, 2003.

Kira Lyn Parrish, 616 Lehigh St., Allentown, filed suit for divorce from Braemar Omir Parrish, 274 First St., Coaldale. They were married Sept. 26, 2011.

Keri A. Hutnyan filed suit for divorce from Steve E. Hutnyan, both of 12 S. D Street, Mahanoy City. They were married March 27, 2011.

Dana L. Hannon, 124 W. Pine St., Mahanoy City, filed suit for divorce from Jason L. Hannon, 5 Cumberland Drive, SE, Rome, Ga. They were married May 18, 1996.

Student loan suit

National Collegiate Student Loan Trust, Medford, Md., filed suit against Nicholas Hazlett, 118 Schuylkill Ave., Tamaqua, and Shirley Readly, 149 Lafayette St., Tamaqua, alleging they defaulted payment on a promissory note and seeks a judgment in amount of $23,454.50.