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Lighthouse Baptist Church in Lehighton serves hundreds of people through its twice-monthly food pantry.

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We’re living in a time of transition.

The old guard is dying off, and with it our connection to the past.

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Fire companies from Slatington, Walnutport, Friedens and Palmerton were dispatched to a structure fire Sunday afternoon in Slatington.

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Penn’s Peak announces  Roseanne Barr will be on stage at 8 p.m. May 4. 

 

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A state police fire marshal is examining the ruins of a home destroyed by fire Friday night in Lake Harmony.

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Lighthouse Baptist Church in Lehighton serves hundreds of people through its twice-monthly food pantry.

So when Lehighton Ford and...

ALLENTOWN (AP) — A man is facing a life sentence without possibility of parole following his conviction in a road...

Fire companies from Slatington, Walnutport, Friedens and Palmerton were dispatched to a structure fire Sunday afternoon in Slatington.

Shortly after...

Fire swept through a home in the Split Rock section of Lake Harmony Friday night.

The fire at 217 Moseywood...

A winter weather advisory is in effect from 5 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.

Mixed precipitation is expected, with total...



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Tamaqua police were on patrol at 5:45 p.m. on Dec. 5 when two motorists honked their car horns to get...

A Lansford man faces various drug-related charges.

Nicholas Haspe, 38, faces charges on delivery of controlled substance, manufacture, delivery, or...

State police at Schuylkill Haven are looking for vandals who damaged mailboxes along a Schuylkill County road.

Troopers said several...

A Schuylkill County business has been cited for permitting at least five false alarms to occurred within a consecutive 12-month...

State police at Lehighton are investigating an act of criminal mischief that was reported on Thursday.

Troopers said a 65-year-old...



Sports

 

It had already been a special night — even before Palmerton’s game against Catasauqua started.

But Nate Dougherty decided...

The Northwestern girls’ basketball team picked the wrong night for its hot shooting to go cold.

With the four-time defending...

The Panther Valley and Pleasant Valley girls’ basketball teams kept their perfect records intact with victories Friday night. The Palmerton...

December 15, 1992 — Dave Hnat pours in a game-high 29 points and also keys a second-quarter run that propels...

And just like that, firearms season on deer has ended. If you’re not ready for hunting season to end you...



Arts & Lifestyle

 

We’re living in a time of transition.

The old guard is dying off, and with it our connection to...

 

The other morning, I found a frustrated G rummaging through the dairy bin in the fridge. Since he was...

 

By Pattie Mihalik

Every year since forever, “getting a Christmas tree” meant going to a tree farm, chopping down...

 

It’s the most wonderful time of the year to listen to holiday music. The original songs I loved as...

Penn’s Peak announces  Roseanne Barr will be on stage at 8 p.m. May 4. 

 

Comedy superstar, award-winning actress, best-selling...



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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say a Philadelphia officer was injured during a traffic stop when she was pinned between a...

WASHINGTON — The White House on Sunday pushed the federal government closer to the brink of a partial shutdown later...

NEW YORK — A pair of beagle mixes are on the mend after authorities say someone threw them out of...

CARLISLE, Pa. (AP) — Police say a water-tank truck driver had a blood-alcohol content more than twice the legal limit...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump and Democratic congressional leaders are seeking to avert a partial government shutdown amid a...



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