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‘I have had a wonderful career’There’s not much that surprises Roberta Brewster when it comes to the court sys
‘I have had a wonderful career’
Times News / Posted yesterday
There’s not much that surprises Roberta Brewster when it comes to the court system. The longtime Carbon County Court of Common Pleas employee has seen annual caseloads jump from 2,875 to 5,046; personnel increase from 36 to 69; and an annual... Read more
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Carbon County court — drugsA Palmerton man was sentenced to a county prison term last week in Carbon Count
Carbon County court — drugs
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
A Palmerton man was sentenced to a county prison term last week in Carbon County court after pleading guilty to a drug possession court. He was one of eight defendants in pending drug-related cases to enter a plea before President Judge Roger N.... Read more
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Lansford man admits assaulting doctorA Lansford man pleaded guilty on Carbon County court this week to an assault in
Lansford man admits assaulting doctor
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
A Lansford man pleaded guilty on Carbon County court this week to an assault incident involving a doctor at an area hospital where he was taken following his arrest for a disturbance at his residence. Neil Kennedy, 58, pleaded to one count each of... Read more
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Former county man admits raping young girlA former Jim Thorpe man pleaded guilty on Thursday in Carbon County court to a
Former county man admits raping young girl
Times News / Posted 5 days ago
A former Jim Thorpe man pleaded guilty on Thursday in Carbon County court to a charge of rape and is facing a long state prison term at the time of sentencing. James Acevedo-Schneider, 26, now an inmate at the state correctional institution at... Read more
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Carbon County court sees second mistrial of the weekFor the second time this week a mistrial was declared during a jury trial in Ca
Carbon County court sees second mistrial of the week
Times News / Posted 13 days ago
For the second time this week a mistrial was declared during a jury trial in Carbon County court. The trial of Michele Goodhile, 50, of Weissport, ended in a mistrial Thursday afternoon when the jury told presiding Judge Joseph J. Matika that they... Read more
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Berks man pleads to corruption chargewith sending sexual text messages to a teenage girl in Lansford entered a guilt
Berks man pleads to corruption charge
Times News / Posted 15 days ago
with sending sexual text messages to a teenage girl in Lansford entered a guilty plea to a reduced charge on Friday in Carbon County court. Joselito A. Mendez, 18, of Bernville, pleaded before Judge Joseph J. Matika to the corruption charge, a... Read more
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The Brown and White
Northampton Street brawlers jailed on warrants, cops saymen were treated for scrapes and exposure to pepper spray, Parkansky said. Mor
Northampton Street brawlers jailed on warrants, cops say
The Brown and White / Posted 15 days ago
men were treated for scrapes and exposure to pepper spray, Parkansky said. Morris was wanted for failing to appear in Carbon County Court for a March 30 trial on trespassing and related charges from a April 23, 2015, incident, court papers... Read more
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Times News
Two men who stole veterans’ markers from graves plead guiltyTwo men admitted stealing veterans’ markers and a cemetery vase in Carbon Count
Two men who stole veterans’ markers from graves plead guilty
Times News / Posted 15 days ago
Two men admitted stealing veterans’ markers and a cemetery vase in Carbon County court on Friday. James Robert Keiper, 33, of Effort, pleaded to one count each of theft and institutional vandalism; and Edward Michael Mackerley, 32, of Lehighton,... Read more
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Luzerne County man gets probation in Carbon drug salewho was convicted by a jury for his part in a controlled drug buy in Weatherly
Luzerne County man gets probation in Carbon drug sale
Times News / Posted 17 days ago
who was convicted by a jury for his part in a controlled drug buy in Weatherly was placed on probation Tuesday afternoon in Carbon County court. Judge Joseph J. Matika placed Randy Cepedes Ortega, 24, of Hazleton on probation for three years on a... Read more
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Naked man charged with threatsA Palmerton man who was found naked and waving a white towel is headed to Carbo
Naked man charged with threats
Times News / Posted 19 days ago
A Palmerton man who was found naked and waving a white towel is headed to Carbon County Court. Corey Perich, 35, of Palmerton, faces charges on one count each of aggravated assault, simple assault, recklessly endangering another person, terroristic... Read more
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Carbon County courtChristopher A. Reedy, 25, of Schuylkill Haven appeared before Judge Joseph J. M
Carbon County court
Times News / Posted 20 days ago
Christopher A. Reedy, 25, of Schuylkill Haven appeared before Judge Joseph J. Matika in for resentencing after being kicked out of the state IP program. Reedy was placed in the program on a charge of retail theft. He was arrested... Read more
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Annual race benefits Jim Thorpe church renovationworked to orchestrate a fundraising race in the historic district. Saturday mo
Annual race benefits Jim Thorpe church renovation
Times News / Posted 23 days ago
worked to orchestrate a fundraising race in the historic district. Saturday morning an estimated 100 people stood on the Carbon County Court House starting line for A 15K/4-mile run held at 8:30 a.m. The new course led the 15k runners all the way... Read more
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Carbon County court — DUIFive people who previously entered guilty pleas to driving under the influence
Carbon County court — DUI
Times News / Posted 29 days ago
Five people who previously entered guilty pleas to driving under the influence were sentenced on Monday in Carbon County court. Judge Steven R. Serfass imposed sentences on the following: Howard Eugene Wolfe, 56, of Saylorsburg, was sentenced to... Read more
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Carbon County court — drugsFive defendants in drug-related cases entered guilty pleas in Carbon County cou
Carbon County court — drugs
Times News / Posted 29 days ago
Five defendants in drug-related cases entered guilty pleas in Carbon County court on Tuesday. Judge Joseph J. Matika accepted pleas from the following: Drugs in jail Dillon Friendy, 22, of Hazleton, pleaded to one count of possession of a... Read more
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Carbon County court – DUISeven defendants entered guilty pleas Tuesday in Carbon County court to driving
Carbon County court – DUI
Times News / Posted 30 days ago
Seven defendants entered guilty pleas Tuesday in Carbon County court to driving under the influence charges. Judge Joseph J. Matika accepted pleas from the following: Aubrey Lloyd Sledzinski, 61, of Camp Hill, was arrested on Feb. 12 along Lake... Read more
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Carbon County court — guilty pleasDefendants pleading guilty in front of Judge Steven R. Serfass in Carbon County
Carbon County court — guilty pleas
Times News / Posted 30 days ago
Defendants pleading guilty in front of Judge Steven R. Serfass in Carbon County Court last week included: Matthew D. Fisher, 27, of Palmerton, pleaded to two counts of DUI. He was arrested on the first count on July 1, 2015, by state police at... Read more
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Virginia man admits molesting young boy over two-year periodA Virginia man pleaded guilty in Carbon County court on Tuesday, admitting he m
Virginia man admits molesting young boy over two-year period
Times News / Posted 1 months ago
A Virginia man pleaded guilty in Carbon County court on Tuesday, admitting he molested a young boy in 2014. Gerald Allen Blair, 30, of Midlothian, pleaded guilty before Judge Joseph J. Matika to one count of indecent assault, as a misdemeanor... Read more

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