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Times News
Carbon County Spirit AwardMary Huber, third from left, and Maureen Foster, fourth from left, both of Jim
Times News / Posted an hour ago
Mary Huber, third from left, and Maureen Foster, fourth from left, both of Jim Thorpe, accept the Eunice Kennedy Shriver s during the Carbon County Special Olympics annual picnic on Sunday at Mauch Chunk Lake Park. Foster... Read more
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Times News
Navy Club raises funds for memorialbe doing a fundraiser table at Redner’s Warehouse Market in Nesquehoning from 9
Times News / Posted an hour ago
be doing a fundraiser table at Redner’s Warehouse Market in Nesquehoning from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Money raised through the fundraiser will go toward purchasing a waterborne veterans memorial that is to be placed in Jim T... Read more
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Times News
Lehighton state policesaid. There are no suspects. • Police said someone electronically obtained the
Times News / Posted an hour ago
said. There are no suspects. • Police said someone electronically obtained the bank account information of two elderly Jim Thorpe brothers,and at some point changed the address on the checks to an address in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and performed... Read more
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Times News
Carbon man pleads to two drug charges; theft countin the store. Moore was reportedly communicating with the witness via Facebook
Times News / Posted 2 hours ago
in the store. Moore was reportedly communicating with the witness via Facebook Messenger. The county detective and Jim Thorpe police conducted surveillance at Redner’s and identified Moore in a Chevrolet Silverado, as well as another man,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Fort Bend/Katy alumni prep for big yearsresume with all-freshman and all-Conference USA honors to his credit. He begins
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 hours ago
resume with all-freshman and all-Conference USA honors to his credit. He begins his senior season with the Mean Green as a Jim Thorpe Award candidate and preseason all-conference team selection. He made 110 tackles as a sophomore and added 91 (67... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Seminoles land two defensive backs on AP All-American first teamteam caps an August in which he has made the preseason All-ACC team and selecte
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 21 hours ago
team caps an August in which he has made the preseason All-ACC team and selected to seven watch lists — led by the Jim Thorpe Award that Sanders won in 1989 that left him as the benchmark by which all subsequent FSU defensive backs have... Read more
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Times News
Outstanding JT baseball teamThe 1989 Jim Thorpe Carbon-Schuylkill Babe Ruth baseball team that captured the
Times News / Posted 22 hours ago
The 1989 Jim Thorpe Carbon-Schuylkill Babe Ruth baseball team that captured the league championship was inducted into the Jim Thorpe Athletic Hall of Fame during a program Saturday at Memorial Hall. Team members are, front... Read more
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Times News
Jim Thorpe Hall of Fame inducteesAthletes inducted into the Jim Thorpe Hall of Fame on Saturday during dinner pr
Times News / Posted 22 hours ago
Athletes inducted into the Jim Thorpe Hall of Fame on Saturday during dinner program at Memorial Hall are, from left, Kareem Mickens, a two-time PIAA District 11 champion in track; Celeste Robinson, the Jim Thorpe... Read more
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Times News
On This DateAugust 22, 2005 — Matt Reabold claims medalist honors to help Jim Thorpe open i
Times News / Posted 22 hours ago
August 22, 2005 — Matt Reabold claims medalist honors to help Jim Thorpe open its golf season with a 369-379 Schuylkill League victory over Shamokin. Reabold cards a 79 at Indian Hill Country Club, finishing eight strokes ahead of his closest... Read more
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The Morning Call
High school football prediction contest is backat Catasauqua Palmerton at Northwestern Southern Lehigh at Northern Lehigh T
The Morning Call / Posted 22 hours ago
at Catasauqua Palmerton at Northwestern Southern Lehigh at Northern Lehigh Tamaqua at Minersville Schuylkill Haven at Jim Thorpe Upper Perkiomen at Kutztown Freedom at Central Catholic The games will available for selection every Tuesday... Read more
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Times News
Police investigating meth lab in Carbontoa White Oak Drive residence in Penn Forest Township at 12:30 p.m. Aug. 14 to
Times News / Posted 23 hours ago
toa White Oak Drive residence in Penn Forest Township at 12:30 p.m. Aug. 14 to investigate a reported meth lab being operated there. Police did not provide any details about the investigation but said the suspect is a 38-year-old man from Jim Thor... Read more
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Times News
Police: Boy pulled from lake doing wellremains in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Lehigh Valley Hospital — Cedar
Times News / Posted 23 hours ago
remains in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Lehigh Valley Hospital — Cedar Crest, but according to a follow-up with the Jim Thorpe Police Department, he is doing well. The boy, whose name has not been released, was snorkeling at Mauch Chunk... Read more
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Times News
Woman strikes vehicle, drives over embankmentJim Thorpe Police are investigating a crash that occurred Sunday in the borough
Times News / Posted yesterday
Jim Thorpe Police are investigating a crash that occurred Sunday in the borough and tied up traffic downtown for several hours. Police were dispatched around 1:15 p.m. to the area of 5 Lehigh Ave. (Route 209). Upon investigation, police learned... Read more
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Times News
Carbon court newsproperty at that address. Sought is $74,716.35 and continuing interest. Auto c
Times News / Posted yesterday
property at that address. Sought is $74,716.35 and continuing interest. Auto crash suit Amber R. Lane, 31 Orange Lane, Jim Thorpe, filed a civil complaint against Anthony A. Wrublasky, 120 Penn Forest Trail, Albrightsville, seeking damages over... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County property transfersRoad, $32,500. Russell W. Eckman to Jamie R. Eckman, 1252 Main Road, Lehighton
Times News / Posted yesterday
Road, $32,500. Russell W. Eckman to Jamie R. Eckman, 1252 Main Road, Lehighton, property at 1252 and 1258 Main Road, $1. Jim Thorpe Rose M. Wernett to Kevin P. Wernett Jr., 516 Maple/W. Fifth St., Jim Thorpe, property at 516 Maple/W. Fifth St.,... Read more
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The Brown and White
Boy found underwater in area lake 'doing well,' report saysWendt, of Bethlehem Township, who felt for the boy with his feet in the murky w
The Brown and White / Posted yesterday
Wendt, of Bethlehem Township, who felt for the boy with his feet in the murky water before pulling him out of the lake in Jim Thorpe, WFMZ reported. The boy was unresponsive, WFMZ said. A nurse began CPR at the scene and the child was flown to... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Unresponsive boy pulled from Mauch Chunk Lake in ICU, but 'doing well'JIM THORPE, Pa. - Police released more details about an unresponsive boy pulled
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
JIM THORPE, Pa. - Police released more details about an unresponsive boy pulled from Mauch Chunk Lake over the weekend. Jim Thorpe police said the 9-year-old Allentown boy is still in ICU, but is doing well. Around 3 p.m. Saturday, police were... Read more
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Times News
Carbon man given county prison term for drug dealingCounty man was sentenced to a county prison term on Friday on a drug dealing ch
Times News / Posted yesterday
County man was sentenced to a county prison term on Friday on a drug dealing charge. Phillip John McArdle Jr, 25, of Jim Thorpe, was sentenced by Judge Joseph J. Matika to serve a total of nine to one day less 24 months in prison. He... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Golden, Comets win Tryba Preseason TournamentWolfe (107), Kevin Kovach (119) and Brandon Lucas (115) rounding out the scorin
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Wolfe (107), Kevin Kovach (119) and Brandon Lucas (115) rounding out the scoring. H.S. Girls’ Tennis Schuylkill League Jim Thorpe 4 Tamaqua 1 Brooke Williams outlasted Leanne Van Essendelft 6-3, 7-6 (8) at first singles to give Tamaqua its... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
GIRLS' TENNIS: Blue Mountain looks to climb ladderget along.’’ Elsewhere in the area, Pottsville and Hamburg return experienced
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
get along.’’ Elsewhere in the area, Pottsville and Hamburg return experienced squads looking to take some steps forward. Jim Thorpe and Tamaqua are rebuilding. Blue Mountain has a lineup that will produce a lot of victories. At the top is Imani... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Carbon buys new camera systemArticle Tools JIM THORPE — Security enhancement at the Carbon County Courthous
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Article Tools JIM THORPE — Security enhancement at the Carbon County Courthouse continue with the commissioners purchasing a security camera system to replace an aging analog system. The commissioners purchased the new system from Tyco... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
Desmond King looking like Chargers found a steal in the draftforced New Orleans to punt. On display each time was King’s nose for the ball,
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted yesterday
forced New Orleans to punt. On display each time was King’s nose for the ball, a trait that made him the winner of the Jim Thorpe Award, honoring him as college football’s top defensive back in 2015. But the Detroit native elected to stay at... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Desmond King looking like Chargers found a steal in the draftforced New Orleans to punt. On display each time was King’s nose for the ball,
San Bernardino Sun / Posted yesterday
forced New Orleans to punt. On display each time was King’s nose for the ball, a trait that made him the winner of the Jim Thorpe Award, honoring him as college football’s top defensive back in 2015. But the Detroit native elected to stay at... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Desmond King looking like Chargers found a steal in the draftforced New Orleans to punt. On display each time was King’s nose for the ball,
Pasadena Star-News / Posted yesterday
forced New Orleans to punt. On display each time was King’s nose for the ball, a trait that made him the winner of the Jim Thorpe Award, honoring him as college football’s top defensive back in 2015. But the Detroit native elected to stay at... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Desmond King looking like Chargers found a steal in the draftforced New Orleans to punt. On display each time was King’s nose for the ball,
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted yesterday
forced New Orleans to punt. On display each time was King’s nose for the ball, a trait that made him the winner of the Jim Thorpe Award, honoring him as college football’s top defensive back in 2015. But the Detroit native elected to stay at... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Desmond King looking like Chargers found a steal in the draftforced New Orleans to punt. On display each time was King’s nose for the ball,
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted yesterday
forced New Orleans to punt. On display each time was King’s nose for the ball, a trait that made him the winner of the Jim Thorpe Award, honoring him as college football’s top defensive back in 2015. But the Detroit native elected to stay at... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pitt lands 3-star corner from Floridaoverall prospect in Florida, according to Rivals. Williams' uncle, former Minn
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
overall prospect in Florida, according to Rivals. Williams' uncle, former Minnesota defensive back Tyrone Carter, won the Jim Thorpe Award in 1999 and later played for the Steelers. Williams is the second defensive back to commit to the Panthers,... Read more
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Times News
Meet the Olympians NightJim Thorpe will hold its on Tuesday, Aug. 22 in the high school gym beginning
Times News / Posted yesterday
Jim Thorpe will hold its on Tuesday, Aug. 22 in the high school gym beginning at 7:30 p.m. The school’s football, volleyball, cross country, boys soccer, girls soccer, golf, and tennis teams will be introduced. The public... Read more
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Times News
Bears, Raiders return top playersheading into the 2017 season. Pleasant Valley and Tamaqua both return their to
Times News / Posted yesterday
heading into the 2017 season. Pleasant Valley and Tamaqua both return their top singles players from a year ago while Jim Thorpe must replace its entire singles lineup. JIM THORPE 2016 SUCCESS... The Jim Thorpe girls tennis squad was 9-7... Read more
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Times News
Nesquehoning man drives drunk and highthe presence of a controlled substance. The drug count stems from an incident o
Times News / Posted yesterday
the presence of a controlled substance. The drug count stems from an incident on July 8, 2015, along Center Street filed by Jim Thorpe police. The vandalism charge stems from an incident at the county prison on Aug. 6, 2016, where he broke a window... Read more
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Times News
Carbon man gets state prison for drug dealingA Jim Thorpe man was sentenced on Friday in Carbon County court to a state pris
Times News / Posted yesterday
A Jim Thorpe man was sentenced on Friday in Carbon County court to a state prison term after previously admitting to drug dealing. Vito William Molle III, 45, was sentenced by Judge Joseph J. Matika to serve 12 to 30 months in a state correctional... Read more
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Times News
Boy pulled from lake is in ICUValley Cedar Crest, where he was admitted to the pediatric intensive care unit.
Times News / Posted yesterday
Valley Cedar Crest, where he was admitted to the pediatric intensive care unit. No update on his condition could be obtained. Jim Thorpe Police are investigating. Attempts to contact police and Mauch Chunk Lake Park officials were unsuc... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Spring Lake Park alum caddies at 3M ChampionshipI’d played both courses a lot.” Hiemenz had caddied at the 3M Pro-Am several ti
ABC Newspapers / Posted 2 days ago
I’d played both courses a lot.” Hiemenz had caddied at the 3M Pro-Am several times, carrying the bag for big-name pros like Jim Thorpe, Dana Quigley and Rod Spittle. But he had never caddied the real tournament. But first he had to help Brehaut... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
H.S. TENNIS: Experienced Lady Cougars ready for another title runArea match, today’s other season openers involving local teams include Tunkhann
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
Area match, today’s other season openers involving local teams include Tunkhannock at Crestwood, MMI at GAR and Tamaqua at Jim Thorpe. Contact the writer: dseamon@standardspeaker.com; 570-501-3595; @SeamonSaysSport on Twitter Hazleton Area Head... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
H.S. TENNIS: Experienced Lady Cougars ready for another title runto the Berwick-Hazleton Area match, today’s other season openers involving loca
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
to the Berwick-Hazleton Area match, today’s other season openers involving local teams include Tunkhannock at Crestwood, MMI at GAR and Tamaqua at Jim Thorpe. Contact the writer: dseamon@standardspeaker.com; 570-501-3595; @SeamonSaysSport on Twi... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Pulley no slouch on confidencesaid Pulley always practices sand plays at a high level. "I feel like Ryan cou
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
said Pulley always practices sand plays at a high level. "I feel like Ryan could be up there mentioned with the Jim Thorpe Award," Richardson said of the trophy for the nation's top defensive back. "He's that caliber of guy. "He's a... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bethlehem Township man found Allentown boy on bottom of Mauch Chunk lakepulled from the lake at about 2:45 p.m. Saturday, said park ranger Francis DeMa
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
pulled from the lake at about 2:45 p.m. Saturday, said park ranger Francis DeMatto. He was flown from the park, which is in Jim Thorpe and Summit Hill boroughs in Carbon County, to the hospital. Lehigh Valley Hospital Network did not return calls... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Man recalls pulling unresponsive boy out of Mauch Chunk LakeVIDEO: Man recounts pulling boy out... JIM THORPE , Pa. - Brian Wendt says it
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
VIDEO: Man recounts pulling boy out... JIM THORPE , Pa. - Brian Wendt says it was supposed to be a calm day at Mauch Chunk Lake for him and his partner. "I was there just kind of wading in the water and then I heard a little bit of the commotion... Read more
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Times News
Route 209 closed in Jim ThorpeRoute 209 is closed in Jim Thorpe due to a rollover wreck near Subway in the do
Times News / Posted 2 days ago
Route 209 is closed in Jim Thorpe due to a rollover wreck near Subway in the downtown section. The car broke a utility pole and damaged the fence owned by Carbon County before coming to rest on its side near the railroad tracks.... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Hazleton Area golf team sporting new look in 2017Disbrow, William Frederick. Sophomore: Megan Schoener. Freshman: Tait Ehrig
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 days ago
Disbrow, William Frederick. Sophomore: Megan Schoener. Freshman: Tait Ehrig SCHEDULE August:17 — at Blue Mountain; 18 — Jim Thorpe; 21 — at Lourdes Regional; 23 — Pottsville; 24 — at Lehighton; 29 — Blue Mountain; 31 — at Jim Thorpe September:... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown boy taken to hospital after submersion at Carbon County parkwas not conscious when he was taken out of the water about 2:45 p.m. Saturday.
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
was not conscious when he was taken out of the water about 2:45 p.m. Saturday. He was airlifted from the park, which is in Jim Thorpe and Summit Hill boroughs in Carbon County, to the hospital. DeMatto said the incident is under... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Drive has always outweighed size for Chargers' Desmond Kingfrom offenses. He did it in high school, where he set state records for interc
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 days ago
from offenses. He did it in high school, where he set state records for interceptions. He did it at Iowa, where he won the Jim Thorpe Award as the country’s best defensive back. And, he’s done it in training camp, where teammate Jason Verrett... Read more
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Times News
9-year-old found unresponsive at Mauch Chunk Lake Parkcrews were called to the lake park where they performed CPR. A medical helicop
Times News / Posted 3 days ago
crews were called to the lake park where they performed CPR. A medical helicopter was also called to the scene. No word on the boy's condition or what caused him to go underwater has been released at this time. Jim Thorpe Police are investiga... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Unresponsive boy pulled from Mauch Chunk Lake, officials saythis point, there's no word on what caused the boy to go under the water. There
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
this point, there's no word on what caused the boy to go under the water. There's also no word on the boy's condition. The Jim Thorpe Police Department is handling the investigation, dispatchers said. Check back with wfmz.com and 69 News for... Read more
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Times News
A car enthusiast’s dreamwide variety of years, makes and models of automobiles drew visitors to the Thi
Times News / Posted 4 days ago
wide variety of years, makes and models of automobiles drew visitors to the Third Thursday Car Cruise hosted by the Jukebox Cruisers car club and sponsored by the Jim Thorpe Tourism Agency this past Thursday. VICTOR IZZO/SPECIAL TO THE TIMES... Read more
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Times News
Eclipsing the sunheading down south to enjoy the show from a more complete vantage point. Charl
Times News / Posted 4 days ago
heading down south to enjoy the show from a more complete vantage point. Charlie Sproule of Stone Row Pub and Eatery in Jim Thorpe will be catching the glory of the total eclipse in Columbia, South Carolina. Sproule said that he plans on making... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Colts, Blue Raiders victoriousthe Spartans (0-2) with a 104, followed by Blake Rothermel (108), Brandon Lucas
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
the Spartans (0-2) with a 104, followed by Blake Rothermel (108), Brandon Lucas (120) and Kevin Kovach (132). Tamaqua 362 Jim Thorpe 432 Carson Schoener fired an 82 and Tyler Disbrow came in at 88 to lead Tamaqua to its win over Jim Thorpe at... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
To prepare for top cornerback role, Iman Marshall is studying aheadfrom a talented but handsy freshman to a stout sophomore. He played opposite co
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
from a talented but handsy freshman to a stout sophomore. He played opposite cornerback Adoree’ Jackson, who won the Jim Thorpe Award given to the nation’s best defensive back, but Marshall was actually the more consistent of the two. Of... Read more
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The Morning Call
Living Colour, seminal funk-metal band, coming to Penn's Peak; Dark Star Orchestra also setalbums, will play Penn’s Peak, it was just announced. Living Colour will perfo
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
albums, will play Penn’s Peak, it was just announced. Living Colour will perform at 8 p.m. Oct. 13 at the venue, near Jim Thorpe. Tickets for Living Colour, at $22 advance general admission and $27 day of show, are on sale now to Penn’s Peak... Read more
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Times News
Here’s who’s coming to area venuesoffice at 570-420-2808 Mauch Chunk Opera House Here’s what’s coming up at the
Times News / Posted 4 days ago
office at 570-420-2808 Mauch Chunk Opera House Here’s what’s coming up at the Mauch Chunk Opera House, 14 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. • Tonight, Free concert with Ryan Shupe & The Rubber Band, 7:30 p.m. • Saturday, Back to the Garden, 8 p.m. •... Read more
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