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See all the latest local football scores with on our  scoreboard page tonight. We'll be giving you updates all through the night.

Kidder Township Supervisor Polansky resigns Kidder Township Supervisor Polansky resigns 0
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Larry Polansky has been an institution in Kidder Township and has served a number of terms as supervisor, but on Thursday he made his reti

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A teacher at Panther Valley Elementary is raising money to buy digital writing tablets for her classroom.

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As summer comes to a close and fall begins, some may be struggling with the transition from cloudless skies and warm, sunny days to autumn

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Shawn Christy has been captured in Ohio, according to laaw enforcement officials in Ohio.

Christy, 26, was apprehended in Mifflin Twp....

 

In the end, it was a police dog that sniffed out and took down long-running Schuylkill County fugitive Shawn...

A teacher at Panther Valley Elementary is raising money to buy digital writing tablets for her classroom.

First-grade teacher Kara...

Carbon County is gambling on gaming revenue to help train first responders and spiff up a Jim Thorpe live entertainment...

Carbon County has officially gone Republican, according to the Pennsylvania Department of State, which released voter registration figures this week....



Police Logs

McAdoo police released information on two recent assaults, one in a road rage incident and the other in a street...

A 66-year-old Albrightsville man is behind bars after being charged with 34 counts of child pornography.

An affidavit of probable...

A Schuylkill County driver was cited following a one-vehicle crash reported at 3:30 p.m. Sept. 13 along Ringtown Boulevard in...

State police at Frackville are investigating a burglary and a theft from a vehicle in separate incidents.

The burglary occurred...

Tamaqua police reported on the following incidents:

• A Coaldale man was in the wrong place at the wrong time...



Sports

Let thee of little faith come see.

There are skeptics and then there are believers.

Now there are more believers...

Jarrin Geisinger is a big play waiting to happen.

Geisinger only had four touches from the line of scrimmage on...

HELLERTOWN — Ian Csicsek did a little bit of everything on Friday night.

The Saucon Valley tailback ran for three...

BANGOR — In a game that featured more penalties than it did passes, the Northwestern Tigers rode home from Bangor...

Three hat tricks and a double-overtime win highlighted area action on Friday.

BOYS SOCCER

Pottsville-Tamaqua

Michael Schlanta’s goal in the...



Arts & Lifestyle

“Gremlins” star Zach Galligan will be at the Mahoning Drive-In Theater Friday and Saturday as part of an epic “Gremlins”...

In ancient Egypt, a percussion musical implement known as a sistrum was used in dances and religious ceremonies.

Commonly referred...

Spotted lanternfly is a relatively new threat to vegetation in Pennsylvania and the U.S. One of the things you can...

In celebration of the coming of autumn, the Lehigh Valley Heritage Museum, 432 W. Walnut St., Allentown, will convene an...

To ensure that bulbs planted in the fall will bloom in early spring, timing is important.

Plant too soon and...



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Nation & World

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — It’s not quite the World Wide Web — but the spiders of Aitoliko in Greece have...

SCRANTON (AP) — A former middle school teacher in Pennsylvania who was fired despite being acquitted of assaulting a student...

READING (AP) — The Pennsylvania Game Commission is investigating reports of dozens of dead deer in two counties.

Commission officials...

WASHINGTON (AP) — For the first time since 2005, the U.S. Army missed its recruiting goal this year, falling short...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Abandoning his previous restraint, President Donald Trump challenged the credibility of the woman accusing his Supreme Court...



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