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Franklin Township supervisors said that expenses for police protection now make up 25 percent of the municipality's entire budget.
Tuesday | Times News
School was back in session Monday in Lehighton Area School District. Superintendent Jonathan Cleaver said, "excitement was in the air" as he visited different buildings throughout the district.
Construction Mechanic Gary E. Beaver, USN, son of Mr. and Mrs. George A. Beaver Jr. of Lehighton, attended a sunrise celebration recently in Antartica.
Two shoplifters were sentenced in Carbon County court on Thursday by Judge Joseph J. Matika, one getting a jail term and the other probation.
The state Department of Environmental Protection has a suspect in the case of two piles of destruction and demolition debris illegally dumped Wednesday night in Carbon County.
During the Carbon County Commissioners' meeting on Thursday, the board voted 2-0 to advertise the sale of the 71.54 property, which straddles Mahoning Township and Lehighton, with a starting bid of $300,000.
Country Junction/Ashley Furniture Homestore will reopen Saturday after a fire on Thanksgiving destroyed the store.
The Carbon County Senior Centers will host the annual county picnic from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., on Aug. 27 at the Beaver Run Rod and Gun Club, Lehighton.
Karpaty Folk Song and Dance Ensemble from New York City performs at the Ukrainian Festical at the Ukrainian Homestead in Lehighton.
That rule of thumb proved true in Tuscarora when auctioneers discovered a unique artifact of local and American history while liquidating an estate.
On Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, the Lehighton School Board President Gloria Bowman and Superintendent Jonathan Cleaver used methods you would see in a communist state to silence Carbon County Independent Gazette contributor Dave Bradley and others who oppose their plan to take away our homes for nonpayment of school taxes.
For Jeff Stansbury, the new pastor at Bethany Evangelical Congregational Church in Lehighton, leading a church means more than standing at a pulpit, reading Scripture and shaking hands on Sunday morning.
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Updated: Tue Aug 26, 2014 08:39 pm
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