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The Brown and White
Groin-shooting dad surrenders, report saysA 40-year-old Schuylkill County man, charged with shooting his daughter's boyfr
The Brown and White / Posted an hour ago
A 40-year-old Schuylkill County man, charged with shooting his daughter's boyfriend in the groin, surrendered Wednesday to face attempted homicide and related counts, according to a published report. Donald Jenkins Jr., of Shenandoah, was... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Schuylkill prison is at capacity for second monthArticle Tools POTTSVILLE — Schuylkill County Prison is at capacity for the sec
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 hours ago
Article Tools POTTSVILLE — Schuylkill County Prison is at capacity for the second straight month. There were an average of 277 inmates at the county prison in September, according to Warden Gene Berdanier’s report Wednesday. The prison population... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Courthouse notes, Oct. 19J. Machey et al., $200,000; Butler Twp. Gerald J. Pesock et al. to Meurin Rodr
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 hours ago
J. Machey et al., $200,000; Butler Twp. Gerald J. Pesock et al. to Meurin Rodriguez Tejeda, $85,000; West Hazleton. SCHUYLKILL COUNTY Jerry A. Rentschler, executor of the Estate of Florence R. Frye, to Kenneth J. Dombrowski, $110,000;... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Shooting suspect surrendersanother person. Jenkins was arraigned by Magisterial District Judge Christina
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 hours ago
another person. Jenkins was arraigned by Magisterial District Judge Christina E. Hale, Frackville, and committed to Schuylkill County Prison unable to post $250,000 bail. In paperwork filed with the court, Hall said police were called to... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Schuylkill County man in custody after allegedly shooting daughter’s boyfriendSCHUYLKILL COUNTY, Pa. — The Shenandoah man accused of shooting his daughter’s
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 16 hours ago
SCHUYLKILL COUNTY, Pa. — The Shenandoah man accused of shooting his daughter’s boyfriend at a Motel 6 two days ago was taken into custody Wednesday, according to Pennsylvania State Police. Police say Donald Jenkins Jr., 40, is charged with attempted... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Man accused of shooting daughter's boyfriend now in custodyWEST MAHANOY TWP., Pa. - The man accused of injuring his daughter's boyfriend O
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 17 hours ago
WEST MAHANOY TWP., Pa. - The man accused of injuring his daughter's boyfriend Oct. 15 at a motel in Schuylkill County is now in custody. Court records report Donald Jenkins was arraigned Wednesday in Schuylkill County Court. His preliminary hearing... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Oct. 18APTS and Gera’s Towing. Anyone who witnessed the crash or has information can
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
APTS and Gera’s Towing. Anyone who witnessed the crash or has information can call Trooper Jason Zoshak at 570-459-3890. SCHUYLKILL COUNTY Driver unhurt after wrecking big rig A Freeland man avoided injury after losing control of his... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Courthouse notes, Oct. 18Article Tools Property transfers SCHUYLKILL COUNTY Eagle Rock Resort Co. to
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Article Tools Property transfers SCHUYLKILL COUNTY Eagle Rock Resort Co. to Armeniano F. and Mary Ann Arellano, $49,389; East Union Twp. Eagle Rock Resort Co. to Clarissa Bisnar, $40,299; East Union Twp. Eagle Rock Resort Co. to John and... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Court, Oct. 18conduct. Kilker determined the commonwealth proved a prima facie case and orde
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
conduct. Kilker determined the commonwealth proved a prima facie case and ordered all five charges against Moran to Schuylkill County Court. Buchinsky charged Moran, formerly of Brooklyn, New York, with an incident at 115 N. West St., where... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Jan. 4arrests and 10 traffic arrests were made. Nine warnings were issued. Roving DU
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
arrests and 10 traffic arrests were made. Nine warnings were issued. Roving DUI patrols will be held through Jan. 10 on Schuylkill County roads. The North Central Highway Safety Network reminds travelers if they suspect a drunk driver to dial... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Father wanted for shooting daughter's boyfriend in the groinA father is accused of shooting his daughter's boyfriend in Schuylkill County,
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted yesterday
A father is accused of shooting his daughter's boyfriend in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania. Police said Donald Jenkins, 40, of Shenandoah shot his daughter's boyfriend in the groin when he found the two of them at a hotel near Frackville Sunday... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Father wanted for shooting daughter's boyfriend in the groinA father is accused of shooting his daughter's boyfriend in Schuylkill County,
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
A father is accused of shooting his daughter's boyfriend in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania. Police said Donald Jenkins, 40, of Shenandoah shot his daughter's boyfriend in the groin when he found the two of them at a hotel near Frackville Sunday... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Father wanted for shooting daughter's boyfriend in the groinA father is accused of shooting his daughter's boyfriend in Schuylkill County,
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted yesterday
A father is accused of shooting his daughter's boyfriend in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania. Police said Donald Jenkins, 40, of Shenandoah shot his daughter's boyfriend in the groin when he found the two of them at a hotel near Frackville Sunday... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Father wanted for shooting daughter's boyfriend in the groinA father is accused of shooting his daughter's boyfriend in Schuylkill County,
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted yesterday
A father is accused of shooting his daughter's boyfriend in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania. Police said Donald Jenkins, 40, of Shenandoah shot his daughter's boyfriend in the groin when he found the two of them at a hotel near Frackville Sunday... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Father wanted for shooting daughter's boyfriend in the groinA father is accused of shooting his daughter's boyfriend in Schuylkill County,
KIVI Boise / Posted yesterday
A father is accused of shooting his daughter's boyfriend in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania. Police said Donald Jenkins, 40, of Shenandoah shot his daughter's boyfriend in the groin when he found the two of them at a hotel near Frackville Sunday... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Father wanted for shooting daughter's boyfriend in the groinA father is accused of shooting his daughter's boyfriend in Schuylkill County,
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted yesterday
A father is accused of shooting his daughter's boyfriend in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania. Police said Donald Jenkins, 40, of Shenandoah shot his daughter's boyfriend in the groin when he found the two of them at a hotel near Frackville Sunday... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Father wanted for shooting daughter's boyfriend in the groinA father is accused of shooting his daughter's boyfriend in Schuylkill County,
KGTV San Diego / Posted yesterday
A father is accused of shooting his daughter's boyfriend in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania. Police said Donald Jenkins, 40, of Shenandoah shot his daughter's boyfriend in the groin when he found the two of them at a hotel near Frackville Sunday... Read more
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Philly.com
Leaving the war in the woodswho hiked the Appalachian Trail in 2013, was one of about 50 veterans and their
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
who hiked the Appalachian Trail in 2013, was one of about 50 veterans and their family members who came together in Schuylkill County on a recent, warm fall weekend, all of them pitching tents or sleeping in bunks beside Indian Run at the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Shenandoah man sought for shootingin the Shenandoah area and that anyone with information on his whereabouts is a
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
in the Shenandoah area and that anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call state police at 570-874-5300 or the Schuylkill County Communications Center at 911. Contact the writer: fandruscavage@republicanherald.com; 570... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Mahanoy City man charged with child rapeof children. Dorneman was arraigned by on-call Magisterial District Judge Jame
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
of children. Dorneman was arraigned by on-call Magisterial District Judge James K. Reiley, Pottsville, and committed to Schuylkill County Prison unable to post $50,000 straight cash bail. Rentschler said police were called Sunday in reference... Read more
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The Express-Times
Man shoots daughter's boyfriend in groin, flees, police sayA 40-year-old Schuylkill County man is wanted after he shot his daughter's boyf
The Express-Times / Posted 2 days ago
A 40-year-old Schuylkill County man is wanted after he shot his daughter's boyfriend in the groin at a motel, Pennsylvania State Police report. Donald Jenkins Jr., 40, of Shenandoah, on Saturday afternoon entered the Motel 6 room his daughter rented... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Man shot daughter's boyfriend in groin at motelMAHANOY TWP., Pa. - Police are searching for the man accused of injuring his da
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
MAHANOY TWP., Pa. - Police are searching for the man accused of injuring his daughter's boyfriend at a motel in Schuylkill County. People in the community say they're shocked and frustrated to hear what happened. Lisa Mowery says she... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Man wanted by state police for attempted homicidesimple assault and recklessly endangering another person. Hall said Jenkins is
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
simple assault and recklessly endangering another person. Hall said Jenkins is possibly in the Shenandoah area and that anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call state police at 570-874-5300 or the Schuylkill County 911... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Schuylkill County man accused of shooting daughter’s boyfriend in the groinWEST MAHANOY TOWNSHIP, Schuylkill County — A 40-year-old Shenandoah man is char
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 2 days ago
WEST MAHANOY TOWNSHIP, Schuylkill County — A 40-year-old Shenandoah man is charged with attempted homicide after shooting his daughter’s boyfriend in the groin, according to Pennsylvania State Police. Police say Donald Jenkins Jr. entered a room his... Read more
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The Morning Call
Schuylkill County man shoots daughter's boyfriend in the groinA 40-year-old Schuylkill County man shot his daughter’s boyfriend in the groin
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
A 40-year-old Schuylkill County man shot his daughter’s boyfriend in the groin Sunday afternoon, according to state police. Donald Jenkins Jr., of North White Street in Shenandoah, is charged in a warrant with attempted homicide, aggravated assault,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Police search for Shenandoah man wanted for attempted murderfor a man they say tried to kill his daughter's boyfriend. It happened at the
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
for a man they say tried to kill his daughter's boyfriend. It happened at the Motel Six in West Mahanoy Township in Schuylkill County Sunday afternoon. Police say Donald Jenkins Jr., 40, went to the hotel room at the motel where his... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
County detectives seek Tamaqua manArticle Tools Schuylkill County District Attorney Christine A. Holman and coun
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 days ago
Article Tools Schuylkill County District Attorney Christine A. Holman and county detectives are asking for the public’s help in finding a Tamaqua man wanted on an outstanding warrant. Detectives said Shawn William Johnson, 32, is wanted on a bench... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Coaldale woman is sent to prisonArticle Tools POTTSVILLE — A Coaldale woman is headed to state prison after a
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 days ago
Article Tools POTTSVILLE — A Coaldale woman is headed to state prison after a Schuylkill County judge revoked her parole Oct. 9, the second time he ruled she had violated court directives. Betty J. Ryder, 35, left the courtroom in tears after Judge... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Mahanoy City approves CDBG planBorough Manager Daniel L. Lynch said after the meeting at the borough hall. Th
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 days ago
Borough Manager Daniel L. Lynch said after the meeting at the borough hall. The borough receives its CDBG funds through Schuylkill County, which applies for them on behalf of boroughs and townships. According to Lynch, the $83,408 budget the... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
GANNETT Syndication Servicehad three children while in captivity. A Berks woman was charged for a bomb th
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
had three children while in captivity. A Berks woman was charged for a bomb threat she made at Blue Mountain High School, Schuylkill County, according to state police at Schuylkill Haven. If everyone used both lanes right up until the merge point... Read more
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Times Leader
Bucking the trend: Wyoming Valley Mall remains viable as others shut downthe corner to buy what he wanted for Halloween. Nowadays, Marhon needs to trav
Times Leader / Posted 3 days ago
the corner to buy what he wanted for Halloween. Nowadays, Marhon needs to travel 50 miles from his home in Frackville, Schuylkill County, to buy “horror shirts” for his favorite holiday. He does his shopping at the FYE store in the Wyoming... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Ringtown still ‘no’ on task forceconvince any of the councilmen to allow the borough’s only part-time officer, T
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
convince any of the councilmen to allow the borough’s only part-time officer, Theodore Buriak Jr., to participate in the Schuylkill County Drug Task Force. “This was explored once before by the borough and the borough came to the same roadblock.... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Drug court participants learn to care for othersArticle Tools POTTSVILLE — Participants in the Schuylkill County Drug Treatmen
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
Article Tools POTTSVILLE — Participants in the Schuylkill County Drug Treatment Court program said Tuesday that being off drugs helps them to learn how to help others instead of only thinking about themselves. “Doing these things makes me feel joy... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
History's Headlines: Allentown's Franklin Theatreon a regular basis. The “spark plug” behind the creation of the Franklin was F
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 days ago
on a regular basis. The “spark plug” behind the creation of the Franklin was Frank F. Seiberling (1845-1932). A native of Schuylkill County, Seiberling had long been proprietor of the Forest Inn, located eight miles east of Weissport in Carbon... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Officials warn of fire hazards from smoking after recent tragedies21 percent of the home fire deaths, 10 percent of home fire injuries and 6 perc
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
21 percent of the home fire deaths, 10 percent of home fire injuries and 6 percent of the direct property damage. Three Schuylkill County blazes were a direct result of discarded smoking materials. On Sept. 2, smoking materials were responsible... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Court, Oct. 14Article Tools Parole revoked for Hazle Twp. man A Hazle Twp. man is headed to
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
Article Tools Parole revoked for Hazle Twp. man A Hazle Twp. man is headed to state prison after a Schuylkill County judge revoked his parole on Tuesday. “We tried to work with you,” President Judge William E. Baldwin told Joseph M. Rayno Jr., 52,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Fire badly damages Schuylkill County homesVIDEO: Fire destroys Tamaqua home TAMAQUA, Pa. - A two-alarm fire Friday morni
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 days ago
VIDEO: Fire destroys Tamaqua home TAMAQUA, Pa. - A two-alarm fire Friday morning badly damaged two homes in Schuylkill County. The broke out about 8 a.m. Friday in the 500 block of North Railroad Street in Tamaqua. A woman who lives in the house... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
GANNETT Syndication Servicescare? Dates and times for all of it. A Berks woman was charged for a bomb thr
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
scare? Dates and times for all of it. A Berks woman was charged for a bomb threat she made at Blue Mountain High School, Schuylkill County, according to state police at Schuylkill Haven. Route 422 is closed due to a sinkhole, while pipeline... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Schuylkill gets more money from hotelsArticle Tools POTTSVILLE — Schuylkill County will collect an additional $134,0
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
Article Tools POTTSVILLE — Schuylkill County will collect an additional $134,000 from hotel owners this year since taxes went up in July. The county commissioners approved a budget resolution Wednesday to account for the additional revenue. The... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Courthouse notes, Oct. 13Article Tools Property transfers SCHUYLKILL COUNTY Eagle Rock Resort Co. to
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
Article Tools Property transfers SCHUYLKILL COUNTY Eagle Rock Resort Co. to Leo A. Castigador and Ma Irene Pueyo, $46,359; East Union Twp. Eagle Rock Resort Co. to Susan and Mario Hermosisima, $48,379; East Union Twp. Carbon County Carol... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Courthouse notes, Oct. 12Dinofrio to Richard M. Lorince et al., $177,000; Butler Twp. Patricia A. DeJos
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
Dinofrio to Richard M. Lorince et al., $177,000; Butler Twp. Patricia A. DeJoseph et al. to SZM LLC, $86,500; Butler Twp. SCHUYLKILL COUNTY John C. and Michelle R. Olivo to John C. Olivo, $285,000; East Union Twp. J. Scott Clemens and Sloane Six... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Schuylkill commissioners discuss state of the countyORWIGSBURG — The Schuylkill County commissioners took questions from local busi
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
ORWIGSBURG — The Schuylkill County commissioners took questions from local business leaders Wednesday at the State of the County luncheon hosted by the Schuylkill Chamber of Commerce at the Schuylkill County Country Club. Robert S. Carl Jr.,... Read more
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Philly.com
Support for Trump slipping in rural America?Counties where I reported on troubles with rural internet coverage and I saw th
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
Counties where I reported on troubles with rural internet coverage and I saw them Sunday across from an antique barn in Schuylkill County while logging miles from one interview to another. But based on a recent Reuters/Ipsos daily tracking... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Police investigate shooting in TamaquaTAMAQUA, Pa. - Police are investigating after a man was shot in Schuylkill Coun
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
TAMAQUA, Pa. - Police are investigating after a man was shot in Schuylkill County early Tuesday morning. Officials said a 35-year-old man was shot in the 200 block of West Rowe Street in Tamaqua. It happened around 2 a.m. Police believe the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
State encourages buzz about pollinator planmaintained by the South Schuylkill Garden Club, Jane Kruse took steps to give b
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
maintained by the South Schuylkill Garden Club, Jane Kruse took steps to give bees shelter. “This is a bee box,” Kruse, a Schuylkill County master gardener, said as she grounded the stake holding a wooden container. It was a bit smaller than a... Read more
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Times Leader
Man charged in disc jockey’s murder extradited to Wilkes-Barre from New YorkService Fugitive Task Force. Nealy was also arrested in May. He had been incar
Times Leader / Posted 8 days ago
Service Fugitive Task Force. Nealy was also arrested in May. He had been incarcerated at the Frackville state prison in Schuylkill County for an unrelated drug... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Courthouse notes, Oct. 10Article Tools Property transfers SCHUYLKILL COUNTY Eagle Rock Resort Co. to
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 days ago
Article Tools Property transfers SCHUYLKILL COUNTY Eagle Rock Resort Co. to Michele P.R. Garcia and Val Francis Dojillo, East Union Twp.; $48,379. Eagle Rock Resort Co. to Donald and Shirley Lim, East Union Twp.; $49,389. Eagle Rock Resort Co.... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Shenandoah man’s novel becoming a major filmsequel” to the 1973 film based on his book “The Last Detail.” It will be releas
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 days ago
sequel” to the 1973 film based on his book “The Last Detail.” It will be released Nov. 3. “The day I was inducted into the Schuylkill County Arts Hall of Fame, I got a call that Amazon would finance the picture,” Ponicsan, 79, of Palm Springs,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Firefighter pension aid announced$69,788.87 pension; Sugarloaf Twp., $27,538.33 FRA, $68,823.80 pension; Wright
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 10 days ago
$69,788.87 pension; Sugarloaf Twp., $27,538.33 FRA, $68,823.80 pension; Wright Twp., $36,893.99 FRA, $50,070.89 pension. Schuylkill County Coaldale, $8,429.02 FRA, $13,131.02 pension; Mahanoy City, $14,252.03 FRA, $55,059.04 pension; McAdoo,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Court, Oct. 9Article Tools Probation revoked, extended in case Schuylkill County Judge Joh
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 10 days ago
Article Tools Probation revoked, extended in case Schuylkill County Judge John E. Domalakes on Wednesday revoked the probation of Ashley A. Koch, 34, of Shenandoah, but then extended it another 18 months. Koch originally pleaded guilty on Feb. 22... Read more
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