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Spotlight: Extensive restoration work returns Schwab school clock to its former glory Spotlight: Extensive restoration work returns Schwab school clock to its former glory 0
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Under my hat: Living through lunar lunacy Under my hat: Living through lunar lunacy 0
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By Donald Serfass

The moon landing on July 20, 1969, was the culmination of a wild decade.

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Not even what amounted to a 48-hour rain delay could derail a well oiled Jim Thorpe machine.

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Hundreds line up along Pohopoco Drive waiting for the gates to open to Beltzville Lake on the hottest day of...

 

APE CANAVERAL — A half-century ago, in the middle of a mean year of war, famine, violence in the...

 

By Donald Serfass

The moon landing on July 20, 1969, was the culmination of a wild decade.

It’s almost...

 

John Skerchock of Nesquehoning: When Apollo 11 left for the moon I was a Tenderfoot Scout in Troop 144,...

The board of directors of Pleasant Valley School District accepted resignation letters from two administrators Thursday night.

Travis Serfass, director...



Police Logs

A man fled police but was later apprehended by the use of a K-9 unit.

Pocono Mountain Regional police said...

A Luzerne County man has been charged with terroristic threats after he sent threatening text messages to Boy Scouts of...

Pocono Mountain Regional police are looking for a Philadelphia man in relation to an assault case.

Police said a woman...

State police at Frackville are investigating a criminal mischief incident that occurred in Walker Township.

Troopers said a 48-year-old man...

State police at Stroudsburg reported the following incidents:

• A Monroe County driver is facing a charge of driving under...



Sports

 

Not even what amounted to a 48-hour rain delay could derail a well oiled Jim Thorpe machine.

Friday night,...

Ryan Saunders II graduated from Jim Thorpe High School in 2014 and enters the Jim Thorpe Area Sports Hall of...

Franklin Township places second in the Edward Neifert Memorial 9-Year-Old All-Star Tournament

The team posted a 4-2 record in the...

I’ve had more than a few people tell me that there is no such thing as a positive addiction, and...

July 20, 1971 — Ted Lukac pitches a no-hitter to lead Summit Hill to a 13-0 victory over Weatherly in...



Arts & Lifestyle

 

The hands of a clock move effortlessly like a duck on water. But just like a duck’s legs beneath...

The Luongo Brothers will perform at Franklin Township Volunteer Fire Company, located at 2440 Fairyland Road, Lehighton on Oct. 5....

On July 29, at 10:30 a.m., join naturalist Robin Tracy on the Crow, Lake View and Spirit trails in Tuscarora...

Locust Lake State Park in Barnesville, Schuylkill County will host a number of events over the next two weekends.

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By now, we are all aware of how badly we are infested with invasive Japanese stilt grass.

It is evident...



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LANCASTER (AP) — Authorities say a stabbing at a Pennsylvania home has left one person dead and two others wounded....

KINGSTON (AP) — A Pennsylvania school district is warning that children could end up in foster care if their parents...

WILKES-BARRE (AP) — Wilkes-Barre city officials have removed a public monument that included a recently added brick that was sponsored...

HARRISBURG (AP) — Revenue from regulated gambling in Pennsylvania climbed to a new record high above $3.3 billion in the...

HARRISBURG (AP) — Online casino-style gambling is now available around the clock in Pennsylvania.

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board said...



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