Officially a problem: High school referees aging; replacements hard to find

Officially a problem: High school referees aging; replacements hard to find

For the most part, the game was played without controversy.There was a technical foul, along with a couple of calls that brought grumbling from a few ...

March 26th, 2017 updated: March 26th, 2017. |  


Warmer temperatures and rain expected in the Wyoming Valley; NWS warns of flooding

Warmer temperatures and rain expected in the Wyoming Valley; NWS warns of flooding

Warmer temperatures can be expected in the Wyoming Valley into next week.The National Weather Service indicated it was 43 degrees as of 7:54 a.m. at t...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Perry seeking Luzerne County Council seat

Perry seeking Luzerne County Council seat

Chris Perry, of Fairview Township, has announced his run for Luzerne County Council.Perry, 67, majored in biology at Bloomsburg University, graduating...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Pittston YMCA employee Madeline Dworak credited with saving member’s life

Pittston YMCA employee Madeline Dworak credited with saving member’s life

PLAINS TWP. — Celebrating 100 years of local service, the American Red Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania honored 19 individuals for their heroi...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Greater Pittston library news for the week of March 26, 2017

Greater Pittston library news for the week of March 26, 2017

PITTSTON MEMORIAL LIBRARYPysansky class is March 27PITTSTON — A Ukranian pysanky class will be taught by Tammy Budnovitch from 6 to 8 p.m. Monda...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Local Chatter: Wyoming Seminary’s Nicole Lukesh, of Wyoming, earns award for swimming

Local Chatter: Wyoming Seminary’s Nicole Lukesh, of Wyoming, earns award for swimming

Lukesh earns award for swimming KINGSTON — Nicole Rose Lukesh, Wyoming, received a Gold Award for her achievements in swimming this season.She i...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Senior Citizens’ News: Pittston Adult Center tea party is March 27

Senior Citizens’ News: Pittston Adult Center tea party is March 27

PITTSTON ACTIVE ADULT CENTERTea party is March 27PITTSTON — An afternoon tea party will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, March 27.Adult Coloring Class ...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Court weighs challenge to get Griffith off primary ballot

Court weighs challenge to get Griffith off primary ballot

Walter Griffith’s eligibility to appear on the May primary ballot as a Republican is on shaky ground because he’s now down to 251 signatur...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


Watkinson announces run for Luzerne County Council

Watkinson announces run for Luzerne County Council

Hanover Township resident James Watkinson Jr. has announced he is running for Luzerne County Council as a Democrat.Born and raised in the Wyoming Vall...

March 23rd, 2017 |  


My Corner, Your Corner: Social media can be a good thing

My Corner, Your Corner: Social media can be a good thing

Social media is here to stay whether you like it or not and whether it is used properly or improperly.Businesses have caught on to social media to the...

March 23rd, 2017 |