Divorces granted

The following divorce decrees were signed by county judges.

Nicholas Fiouris, 7685 Interchange Rd., Lehighton, from Allesandra Fiouris, c/o 120 S. First St., Lehighton.

Kimberly M. Binder, 342 W. Snyder Ave, Lansford, from Jason R. Binder, 358 Long Run Rd., Lehighton.

Edward Stephen Roach, 13 Arciel Drive, Albrightsville, from Kathryn M. Roach, 5425 John Nash Blvd., Blisfield, W. Va.

Dean Beltz, 2919 Mountain Rd., Slatington, from Lenore Beltz, 698 Pinchtown Rd., Montgomery.

Ellen Tappan, 224 N. Fourth St., Lehighton, from Timothy Tappan,100 Beaver St., Lehighton.

Mortgageforeclosures

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

Bank of America, c/o 7105 Corporate Drive, Plano, Tex., filed against Judy L. Parker, aka, Judy L. Miller, 146 Lauderburn Ave., Weatherly, over property at that address. Sought is $71,595.48 and continuing interest.

Federal National Mortgage Association, c/o 3900 Wisconsin Ave., NW, Washington, D.C., filed against Susan G. and Thomas J. Horner, 7212 Kingstead Drive, Slatington, over property at 126 E. Fell St., Summit Hill. Sought is $42,385.34 and continuing interest.

JP Morgan Chase Bank, c/o 19790 Rancho Bernardo Rd., San Diego, Calif., filed against Gloria Roman, 117 Old Stage Rd., Albrightsville, over property at that address. Sought is $70,250.60 and continuing interest.

JP Morgan Chase Bank filed against Matelin J. and Sintora M. Bullock-Dawkins, 53 Woodland Rd., Albrightsville, over property at that address. Sought is $262,491 and continuing interest.

JP Morgan Chase Bank filed against Timothy P. Huber, 13902 Fiji Way, Apt. 319, Marina del Rey, Calif., over property at 311 Skye Drive, Lake Harmony. Sought is $57,157.54 and continuing interest.

Fulton Bank of New Jersey, c/o One Penn Square, Lancaster, filed against Leonard A. and Jean Kraus, 104 Georgetown Rd., Turnersville, N.J., over property at 64 Wolf Hollow Rd., Lake Harmony. Sought is $560,834.35 and continuing interest.

Wells Fargo Bank, c/o 101 N. Phillips Ave., Sioux Falls, S.D., filed against Daniel and Patricia M. Devitt, 455 Franklin Ave., Palmerton, over property at 335 Ochre St., Lehighton. Sought is $180,675 and continuing interest.

Wells Fargo Bank filed against Douglas A. and Melissa C. Bock, 313 Lafayette Ave., Palmerton, over property at that address. Sought is $159,366.02 and continuing interest.

The Jim Thorpe National Bank, 12 Broadway, Jim Thorpe, filed against Bruce N. Thear, 2 Sixth Ave., Nesquehoning, over property at that address. Sought is $37,718.18 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.

Ability Recovery Services, Wyoming, filed against Sandra Canavesio, 140 Serfass Lane, Palmerton, seeking $12,146.50.

Midland Funding, San Diego, Calif., filed three actions as follows: Guy Christman, 613 South St., Jim Thorpe, seeking $1,513.50; Robin Booth, 131 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe, seeking $3,721.87; and Jennifer Behler, 115 Ironwood Rd., Palmerton, seeking $1,607.53.

Remit Corporation, Bloomsburg, filed against Terry B. Mertz, 564 Columbia Ave., Palmerton, seeking $962.

CACH, Denver, Colo., filed against Christopher Barr, 96 Cold Spring Drive, Jim Thorpe, seeking $6,758.05.

Portfolio Recovery Associates, Norfolk, Va., filed against Seth A. Schiffino, 226 E. Center St., Nesquehoning, seeking $1,226.05.

Divorces started

Denise M. Wilkinson, 37B Main St., Box 9, Junedale, filed against William J. Wilkinson, same address. They were married June 9, 2001.

Diana L. McLaughlin, 630 Coal St., Lehighton, filed against Richard F. McLaughlin Sr., 60 Coyote Drive, Jim Thorpe. They were married June 25, 2001.

Barbara A. Hill, 5337 N. 16th St., Philadelphia, filed against Paul Hill, same address. They were married Oct. 29, 2005.

Bridgett Repetz, 47 E. Market St., Tresckow, filed against Edward J. Repetz, same address. They were married Nov. 26, 1994.

Tracy M. Kocis, 140 Chestnut Drive, Lehighton, filed against David A. Kocis, same address. They were married June 27, 1999.

Accident suit

Michael Graziano, 13 Bowmans Rd., Jim Thorpe, filed a civil complaint against Megan J. Druker, same address.

The suit states on Oct. 27, 2011, the plaintiff was a passenger in a vehicle operated by the defendant when it crashed along Maury Road, in Penn Forest Township. Graziano sustained injuries detailed in the suit.

Negligence is alleged against the defendant and sought are damages "in excess of jurisdictional amount requiring arbitration."

Installment loan

Pennstar Bank, Box 351, Norwich, N.Y., filed a civil action against Kevin Marsh, 38 Lentz Ave., Lehighton, alleging he defaulted on a auto installment loan. Sought is $8,175.58 plus interest, costs and fees.