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Colt Ford is coming to Penn’s Peak at 8 p.m. June 13.

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A shed was destroyed by fire Thursday afternoon in Mahoning Township. The blaze was reported about 2 p.m. at...

Electricity has been restored to most of the 1,000 people without electricity in Mahoning Township.

The power was knocked off shortly...

Perhaps the icy conditions have given you a case of the winter blues?

Don’t fret: Temperatures are expected to rise...

There are many tools in the war on drug addiction. One can save the life of an addict, giving him...

Outsourcing — housing inmates in other county facilities — continues in Schuylkill County. If there is a bright side, it’s...



Police Logs

The driver of a pickup truck escaped injury this morning when involved in a crash in Mahoning Township. The crash...

Felony drug charges have landed a Carbon County man in the Lehigh County Jail.

Derick Lee Hymans, 26, who gave...

A Carbon County inmate who walked off work release and had been on the run since May is in custody....

Gary Hamilton, 45, of Philadelphia, was committed to the Carbon County Correctional Facility, Nesquehoning, after he was found to be...

State police at the Fern Ridge barracks investigated the following crashes:

• An Albrightsville man was involved in a two-vehicle...



Sports

Few things are as exciting as wrestling’s postseason.

The lights shine a little brighter.

The crowds roar a little louder....

Palmerton youth wrestlers capture King of the Ridge title

The Palmerton youth wrestling team recently wrapped up an outstanding season...

February 21, 1984 — A big game from Ed Titus powers Tamaqua to a 72-55 victory over Marian in the...

Through Feb. 19

(bout minimum: 10)

106 - 1. William Schwartz, Jim Thorpe, Jr. (21-12), 2. Lukas Ferguson, Lehighton, Fr....

Weatherly and Jim Thorpe recently posted junior high basketball wins.

JR. HIGH BASKETBALL

9TH GRADE

Tamaqua-N. Schuylkill

Tamaqua’s Parker Coleman...



Arts & Lifestyle

 

Colt Ford is coming to Penn’s Peak at 8 p.m. June 13.

With his sixth studio album, the aptly...

Blues powerhouse Shemekia Copeland returns to Penn’s Peak Friday with her latest release, “America’s Child,” a collection of songs that...

 

Last month while most of us were shivering and shoveling, Lehighton-based hard rock band Another Day Dawns was on...

 

Ahead of Sunday’s 91st Academy Awards, Associated Press Film Writers Lindsey Bahr and Jake Coyle share their predictions for...

Penn’s Peak will welcome the Roots & Boots Tour, featuring Sammy Kershaw, Colin Raye and Aaron Tippin at 8 p.m....



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Nation & World

SCRANTON (AP) — A defense attorney is denying that his client hurled a woman to her death in a northeastern...

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democrats will file a resolution Friday aimed at blocking the national emergency declaration that President Donald...

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Coast Guard lieutenant who was arrested last week is a “domestic terrorist” who drafted an email...

Pretty much anyone who shops at the Walmart in Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania, knows store greeter Adam Catlin, who’s been welcoming customers...

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis warned church leaders summoned Thursday to a landmark sex abuse prevention summit that the...



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