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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
H.S. girls soccer capsulesAs the final few stragglers walked away from Hazleton Area’s girls soccer pract
H.S. girls soccer capsules
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 hours ago
As the final few stragglers walked away from Hazleton Area’s girls soccer practice, coach Jim Paisley had reason to be excited for his squad’s attack. The Lady Cougars ran an intra-team scrimmage during that day’s workout. Sure, it pitted their... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
H.S. boys soccer capsulesIt didn’t matter much on the scoreboard, but Hazleton Area’s boys soccer team g
H.S. boys soccer capsules
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 hours ago
It didn’t matter much on the scoreboard, but Hazleton Area’s boys soccer team gained ground on its opponents in 2014. The defense toughened up, allowing half the goals it let in the net in 2013. The offense became more dangerous, scoring twice as... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Hasbrouck Heights teen recovering from deadly Pa. car accidentMichael Thorpe was looking forward to starting a career in the Coast Guard afte
Hasbrouck Heights teen recovering from deadly Pa. car accident
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 9 hours ago
Michael Thorpe was looking forward to starting a career in the Coast Guard after graduating from Hasbrouck Heights High School next spring. Instead, the 17-year-old senior, a popular member of the football team, is recovering from painful injuries... Read more
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Times News
Truskey Run overall results10 K Run Overall Male – Eric Oertner, New Tripoli, 44:53. Overall Female – Bo
Truskey Run overall results
Times News / Posted 12 hours ago
10 K Run Overall Male – Eric Oertner, New Tripoli, 44:53. Overall Female – Bonnie Natt, Drums, 51:04. Age 14-18 – 1. Devin Steigerwalt, Lehighton, 48:21. Age 25-29 – 1. Andrew Feher, Tamaqua, 46:57. Age 30-34 – 1. Dave Frederickson, Northampton... Read more
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WTOK-TV Meridian
Ole Miss-UT Martin Preview#15/17 Ole Miss Rebels (0-0) vs. UT Martin Skyhawks (0-0) Date: Saturday, Sept
Ole Miss-UT Martin Preview
WTOK-TV Meridian / Posted 13 hours ago
#15/17 Ole Miss Rebels (0-0) vs. UT Martin Skyhawks (0-0) Date: Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015 Time: 11:00 a.m. CT Location: Oxford, Miss. Venue: Vaught-Hemingway Stadium (59,347) Surface: FieldTurf Ole Miss Rankings: 17 (AP), 15 (Coaches) UT Martin... Read more
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Times News
Soccer surgeDrive by an area recreation park field on weekday evenings or on Saturday morni
Soccer surge
Times News / Posted 15 hours ago
Drive by an area recreation park field on weekday evenings or on Saturday mornings and you are likely to see kids kicking soccer balls. The world’s most popular sport has been steadily gaining popularity in America. In fact, according to Chris Ivan,... Read more
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Times News
No Header!Truskey Run overall results 10 K Run Overall Male – Eric Oertner, New Tripoli
No Header!
Times News / Posted 15 hours ago
Truskey Run overall results 10 K Run Overall Male – Eric Oertner, New Tripoli, 44:53. Overall Female – Bonnie Natt, Drums, 51:04. Age 14-18 – 1. Devin Steigerwalt, Lehighton, 48:21. Age 25-29 – 1. Andrew Feher, Tamaqua, 46:57. Age 30-34 – 1.... Read more
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Times News
No Header!Free community dinner planned St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 21 Race St. in Jim
No Header!
Times News / Posted 15 hours ago
Free community dinner planned St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 21 Race St. in Jim Thorpe, will be holding a free pork and sauerkraut community dinner from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 27. For more information call 570-325-2241.... Read more
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Times News
O’Brien, Snukis repeat in 25th annual Truskey RunJustin O’Brien of Hamburg and Samantha Snukis of Stowe, Montgomery County, repe
O’Brien, Snukis repeat in 25th annual Truskey Run
Times News / Posted 15 hours ago
Justin O’Brien of Hamburg and Samantha Snukis of Stowe, Montgomery County, repeated as champions during the 25th annual Truskey Memorial Run on Sunday at Tuscarora State Park. O’Brien was the first male finisher and Snukis the first female finisher... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Septic shock survivor in Oklahoma crosses item off bucket listAlmost two miles up, Stull and an instructor tumbled out of the plane in a fron
Septic shock survivor in Oklahoma crosses item off bucket list
The Oklahoman / Posted yesterday
Almost two miles up, Stull and an instructor tumbled out of the plane in a front flip. They spun through the air, free falling for about 5,000 feet — roughly 35 seconds — before a blue-and-white parachute sprung open. Stull's husband, Jay, and son,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Eric Burdon shouldn't be misunderstood at Penn's Peak“I’m just a soul whose intentions are good,” Eric Burden, vocalist for the 1960
Eric Burdon shouldn't be misunderstood at Penn's Peak
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
“I’m just a soul whose intentions are good,” Eric Burden, vocalist for the 1960s seminal blues rockers The Animals, sang Saturday at Penn’s Peak near Jim Thorpe. “Oh Lord, please don’t let me be misunderstood.” The lyrics from that 1965 hit, “Don't... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Wally Lake Fest makes annual splashA “steam train” festooned with star-spangled bunting and towing a caboose with
Wally Lake Fest makes annual splash
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
A “steam train” festooned with star-spangled bunting and towing a caboose with a smiling, waving Abraham Lincoln onboard motored around Lake Wallenpaupack on Saturday during the sixth annual Wally Lake Fest. The engine and caboose, which actually... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Sunday's tee times for DSGO final roundEndicott, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Here's a look at the tee times and pairings for
Sunday's tee times for DSGO final round
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 2 days ago
Endicott, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Here's a look at the tee times and pairings for Sunday's final round at the Dick's Sporting Goods Open. Player/Location/Rd 1/RD 2/Overall Steve Pate Westlake Village, CA 79 73 152 Nolan Henke Ft. Myers, FL 83 76... Read more
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Times News
A head of steamTrain enthusiasts and tourists alike were impressed with the steam locomotive d
A head of steam
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
Train enthusiasts and tourists alike were impressed with the steam locomotive display during the weekend in Jim Thorpe. A 765 nickel plated steam engine carrying more than 800 people traveled across the river, only stopping for a brief time so... Read more
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Times News
NY couple injured in fatal Penn Forest crash speak outGail and Verner Drohan of Fulton, New York were visiting relatives in Jim Thorp
NY couple injured in fatal Penn Forest crash speak out
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
Gail and Verner Drohan of Fulton, New York were visiting relatives in Jim Thorpe on Aug. 20 when they were involved in a violent crash that resulted in the deaths of two teenage girls from Albrightsville, Penn Forest Township and sent four other... Read more
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Times News
Graduated from LycomingLaura Cinicola of West Penn Township has graduated cum laude from Lycoming Coll
Graduated from Lycoming
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
Laura Cinicola of West Penn Township has graduated cum laude from Lycoming College in Williamsport. She received a bachelor of art degree in photography and commercial design. She is a 2011 graduate of Marian Catholic High School. She was a member... Read more
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Times News
Georgia man flown from Polk Township crashGregory W. Ledford, 42, of Talking Rock, Georgia, sustained major injuries to h
Georgia man flown from Polk Township crash
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
Gregory W. Ledford, 42, of Talking Rock, Georgia, sustained major injuries to his right leg in a three-vehicle crash at 2:44 p.m. Aug. 15 on Route 209 in Polk Township, according to state police at Lehighton. Police said he was transported by... Read more
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Times News
Commissioners approve agreementsCarbon County commissioners approved a number of appointments, agreements and p
Commissioners approve agreements
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
Carbon County commissioners approved a number of appointments, agreements and personnel actions on Thursday. Actions included: Area Agency on Aging • Ratify an agreement that Carbon County will assume the duties of fiscal manager for the Link... Read more
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Times News
Named to dean’s listJanieva Mallory of Jim Thorpe was named to the 2015 spring semester dean’s list
Named to dean’s list
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
Janieva Mallory of Jim Thorpe was named to the 2015 spring semester dean’s list at Simmons College in Boston. Her major is philosophy. To qualify for dean’s list status, undergraduate students must obtain a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher,... Read more
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Times News
N’western, Lehighton golf winnersNorthwestern and Lehighton picked up wins in golf on the local scholastic sport
N’western, Lehighton golf winners
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
Northwestern and Lehighton picked up wins in golf on the local scholastic sports scene on Thursday. Northwestern-Palmerton In a Colonial League contest featuring two Times News area teams, Northwestern topped Palmerton, 450-481. Mason Vogwill led... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
HS girls tennis❒ Wyoming Area 4, Crestwood 1 - Wyoming Area swept the singles competition en r
HS girls tennis
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 days ago
❒ Wyoming Area 4, Crestwood 1 - Wyoming Area swept the singles competition en route to a season-opening victory against Crestwood on Friday. Kierstin Grillo defeated Alaina Williams 6-1, 6-2, Lauren Perry beat Gabby Slucki 6-2, 6-0, and Anna Thomas... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Saturday pairingsEndicott, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Saturday's pairings for round two of the 2015 Di
Saturday pairings
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 3 days ago
Endicott, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Saturday's pairings for round two of the 2015 Dick's Sporting Goods Open. Player/Location/Rd 1/Overall7:50 a.m. Scott Simpson Kailua, HI Steve Pate Westlake Village, CA Nolan Henke Ft. Myers, FL 8:01 a.m. Woody... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Even while playing QB in college, UF's Jim McElwain was destined to coachGAINESVILLE | You might say Jim McElwain turned pro early. Eastern Washington
Even while playing QB in college, UF's Jim McElwain was destined to coach
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
GAINESVILLE | You might say Jim McElwain turned pro early. Eastern Washington football coach Dick Zornes had a heart-to-heart with his scrappy, overachieving backup quarterback before the 1983 season, McElwain’s final fall with the Eagles. Blessed... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County property transfersKidder Township Stanley Sherrard to Sean P. Andrukaitis, 9 Stream Drive, White
Carbon County property transfers
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
Kidder Township Stanley Sherrard to Sean P. Andrukaitis, 9 Stream Drive, White Haven, property at 9 Stream Drive, $114,900. Sheriff of Carbon County to Federal National Mortgage Association, Dallas, Texas, property at 106 Helen Way, White Haven,... Read more
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Times News
ON THIS DATE August 28, 1961The Monk Fur Company, West Broadway, Jim Thorpe, today announced its purchase o
ON THIS DATE August 28, 1961
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
The Monk Fur Company, West Broadway, Jim Thorpe, today announced its purchase of the three-car garage and adjoining storeroom of the Charles Eckhart Estate in the 300 block of West Broadway, directly opposite the company’s parking lot. Members of... Read more
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Times News
Be creative with do-it-yourself soap and moreDo-it-yourself may appear to be a new trend, but according to those who do it t
Be creative with do-it-yourself soap and more
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
Do-it-yourself may appear to be a new trend, but according to those who do it themselves, the idea is nothing new. DIY is everywhere, from home renovations to clothing and jewelry-making, right down to soap and cosmetics. Jeannie Carl and Selena... Read more
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Times News
The Barefoot Movement returns to opera houseThe Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway in Jim Thorpe, welcomes Tennessee-b
The Barefoot Movement returns to opera house
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
The Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway in Jim Thorpe, welcomes Tennessee-based special guests, The Barefoot Movement, back for a second performance this year, at 8 p.m. Sept. 4. Reminiscent of the Dixie Chicks, The Barefoot Movement is anything... Read more
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WTOK-TV Meridian
2015 Ole Miss Football Preseason HonorsOXFORD, Miss. – With college football only a week and a half away, most of the
2015 Ole Miss Football Preseason Honors
WTOK-TV Meridian / Posted 4 days ago
OXFORD, Miss. – With college football only a week and a half away, most of the preseason awards and honors have been dished out. Ole Miss, which finished in the top 25 and played in one of the inaugural “New Year’s Six” bowl games a year ago, has a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Murdered loner’s true identity revealedINDEPENDENT MEDIADawn Flack placed flowers on the door way of her friend's flat
Murdered loner’s true identity revealed
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIADawn Flack placed flowers on the door way of her friend's flat. Photo: Gcina Ndwalane Durban - Police are still on the hunt for a suspect or suspects who murdered a 65-year-old woman who was found dead in her Umbilo flat last... Read more
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The Morning Call
Top 5 Concerts of the Coming WeekHere are the : Since boy band One Direction played at Philadelphia’s Lincoln F
Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
Here are the : Since boy band One Direction played at Philadelphia’s Lincoln Financial Field a year ago, it lost one of its members — Zayn Malik, who left for a solo career. That raised question about whether the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Wilson3 tidbits about the Warriors 1, A change in attitude. entered last season on
Wilson
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
3 tidbits about the Warriors 1, A change in attitude. entered last season on an 11-game losing streak that grew to 19 games. The Warriors take a two-game winning streak into its opener next Friday at Palmerton. "From a commitment standpoint,... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Dick's Sporting Goods Open Fri. Starting TimesDick's Sporting Goods Open Fri. First Round Starting Times En-Joie Golf Cours
Dick's Sporting Goods Open Fri. Starting Times
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Dick's Sporting Goods Open Fri. First Round Starting Times En-Joie Golf Course 9:14— Peter Senior; Jeff Hart; Bob Friend. 9:25— Brad Bryant; Bob Tway; Steve Lowery. 9:36— Bob Gilder; Jose Coceres; Jesper Parnevik. 9:47— Mark McNulty; Scott... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Friday's pairings and tee times for DSGO announced []Local Sports The tee times and pairings are as follows: 9:14 - Peter Senior,
Friday's pairings and tee times for DSGO announced []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 5 days ago
Local Sports The tee times and pairings are as follows: 9:14 - Peter Senior, Jeff Hart, Bob Friend 9:25 - Brad Bryant, Bob Tway, Steve Lowery 9:36 - Bob Gilder, Jose Coceras, Jesper Parnevik 9:47 - Mark McNulty, Scott Simpson, Scott... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Friday's round one pairingsEndicott, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Friday's pairings for round one of the 2015 Dick
Friday's round one pairings
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 5 days ago
Endicott, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Friday's pairings for round one of the 2015 Dick's Sportings Goods Open were released Wednesday afternoon. 9:14 a.m. Peter Senior Jeff Hart Bob Friend 9:25 a.m. Brad Bryant Bob Tway Steve Lowery 9:36 a.m. Bob... Read more
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Kansas City Chiefs
"Roots"Included in the summer-long exhibition at Union Station of the Pro Football Hal
"Roots"
Kansas City Chiefs / Posted 6 days ago
Included in the summer-long exhibition at Union Station of the Pro Football Hall of Fame’s history of the game is a substantial collection of Kansas City Chiefs artifacts dating back to the earliest days of the franchise and the creation of the... Read more
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Times News
‘A time of shock and disbelief’The many mourners who turned up for the funeral service for Jasmine Fonseca and
‘A time of shock and disbelief’
Times News / Posted 6 days ago
The many mourners who turned up for the funeral service for Jasmine Fonseca and Taylor Shepherdson filled St. Peter the Fisherman Catholic Church in Lake Harmony to capacity. They spilled out onto the sidewalk, where chairs and loud speakers were... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
NIU's Ford named to Lombardi Watch ListNorthern Illinois University senior defensive end Perez Ford (Romeoville, Ill./
NIU's Ford named to Lombardi Watch List
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 6 days ago
Northern Illinois University senior defensive end Perez Ford (Romeoville, Ill./Romeoville) was one of 33 football players added to the Watch List for the 2015 Rotary Lombardi Award released today by the Rotary Lombardi Committee in Houston,... Read more
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Times News
Where is Jesse Farber?After two weeks, there is still no word and no trace of Jesse Farber. “The inv
Where is Jesse Farber?
Times News / Posted 6 days ago
After two weeks, there is still no word and no trace of Jesse Farber. “The investigation is continuing,” said Tamaqua Police Chief Rick Weaver on Monday morning. Meanwhile, family members are doing what they can to pursue additional information... Read more
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The Press and Journal
My first day of school: These kids fearlessly face first gradePress And Journal Photos by Dan Miller -- New first-grader Henry Hoffer, right,
My first day of school: These kids fearlessly face first grade
The Press and Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Press And Journal Photos by Dan Miller -- New first-grader Henry Hoffer, right, with older brother Landon Kelly and mother Katie Hoffer, wait at a school bus stop in Middletown. Nicholas Ober and his mom Chrissy were the first to arrive at the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Two Jim Thorpe Hugh School Cheerleaders killed in Rt. 903 crash A crash Thursday night in Carbon County, Penn., left two 16-year-old girls de
Two Jim Thorpe Hugh School Cheerleaders killed in Rt. 903 crash
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
A crash Thursday night in Carbon County, Penn., left two 16-year-old girls dead. According to investigators, there were eight people involved in the deadly crash and at least five were... Read more
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The Morning Call
Driver in Jim Thorpe cheerleaders fatal crash: 'This car came out of the blue'Verner Drohan was driving uphill in Thursday night's heavy rain on Route 903 ne
Driver in Jim Thorpe cheerleaders fatal crash: 'This car came out of the blue'
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
Verner Drohan was driving uphill in Thursday night's heavy rain on Route 903 near Albrightsville when a white minivan flew into his path, he said Monday. "It was like a white blanket that was thrown over us," he said, recalling the sight of the van... Read more
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Times News
Tamaqua man missing two weeks on TuesdayAfter two weeks, there are more questions than answers regarding the disappeara
Tamaqua man missing two weeks on Tuesday
Times News / Posted 7 days ago
After two weeks, there are more questions than answers regarding the disappearance of Jesse Farber, 29, of Tamaqua. "The investigation is continuing," said Tamaqua Police Chief Rick Weaver on Monday morning. Meanwhile, family members are doing what... Read more
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Times News
Community mourns cheerleadersHundreds of mourners poured into Jim Thorpe High School on Sunday night to hono
Community mourns cheerleaders
Times News / Posted 7 days ago
Hundreds of mourners poured into Jim Thorpe High School on Sunday night to honor the memory of two teens killed in a crash Thursday night. Long before the scheduled calling hours start time of 5 p.m., the line to pay respects to the families of... Read more
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Times News
Funeral services today for Jim Thorpe teens killed in crashThe many mourners who turned up for the funeral service for Jasmine Fonseca and
Funeral services today for Jim Thorpe teens killed in crash
Times News / Posted 7 days ago
The many mourners who turned up for the funeral service for Jasmine Fonseca and Taylor Shepherdson filled St. Peter the Fisherman Catholic Church in Lake Harmony to capacity and spilled out onto the sidewalk where chairs and loud speakers were set up... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Police investigate wreck that killed Jim Thorpe teensAuthorities have temporarily closed a portion of Route 903 in Penn Forest Towns
Police investigate wreck that killed Jim Thorpe teens
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
Authorities have temporarily closed a portion of Route 903 in Penn Forest Township to investigate the crash that killed two Jim Thorpe Area High School students last week. The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation has closed Route 903 between... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Schuylkill, Carbon fire companies receive fundingTwo fire companies in Schuylkill County are among those receiving federal fundi
Schuylkill, Carbon fire companies receive funding
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
Two fire companies in Schuylkill County are among those receiving federal funding for new equipment. U.S. Rep. Matt Cartwright, D-17, Moosic, announced Wednesday that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security has awarded Assistance to Firefighters... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Aug. 24Charges, citations Charges or citations have been filed against the following,
Police, Aug. 24
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
Charges, citations Charges or citations have been filed against the following, according to court documents. Violations for older offenses appear now because they have only recently been filed or served. • Edward A. Moyer, 34, Coaldale, two counts... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
H.S. girls tennis preview capsulesHazleton Area Head coach: Amber Corrado. 2014 record: 0-13. Key players lost
H.S. girls tennis preview capsules
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
Hazleton Area Head coach: Amber Corrado. 2014 record: 0-13. Key players lost: Allia Dolan. Key players returning: Stephanie Mazurek, Sophia Losen. Newcomers to watch: Lily Nowak. Coach’s outlook: “As of right now, I feel like I have some strong... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Memorial service for Jim Thorpe students killed in crashJim Thorpe Area High School was packed Sunday night, as hundreds came to rememb
Memorial service for Jim Thorpe students killed in crash
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 days ago
Jim Thorpe Area High School was packed Sunday night, as hundreds came to remember the lives of 15-year-old Jasmine Fonseca and 16-year-old Taylor Shepherdson. The pair were cheerleaders at Jim Thorpe Area High School who died following a two-car... Read more
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Daily Mail
Two high school cheerleaders killed in Pennsylvania car accidentTwo high school cheerleaders who 'everyone loved' tragically killed in Pennsylv
Two high school cheerleaders killed in Pennsylvania car accident
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Two high school cheerleaders who 'everyone loved' tragically killed in Pennsylvania car accident less than a week before school is to start Jim Thorpe Area High School cheerleaders Jasmine Fonseca and Taylor Shepherdson died in a car crash Thursday... Read more
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