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State Rep. Doyle Heffley will host an outreach specialist from the American Legion who will be at his office in Lehighton from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday.
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Man faces DUI charge
State Police at Lehighton said Mark David Felker, 21, was operating his 2001 Hyundai Sedan along Golf Road in Lower Towamensing Township at around 5:30 p.m. as Palmerton Borough Police responded to a report of a hit-and-run in their borough.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Douglas Nothstein selected as...
For the 18th year, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 256, Lehighton, has presented a Firefighter of the Year award to an outstanding volunteer firefighter at Lehighton Fire Company.
Lehighton tallies school survey results
Lehighton Area School District has released the results of the 10-question survey to residents about the proposed building project.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Carbon County court news
Nationstar Mortgage, 350 Highland Drive, Lewisville, Texas, filed against Sharon M. Temple, 408 Ore St., Bowmanstown, over property at that address.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Suspected meth lab raided in Lehighton
A suspected methamphetamine lab was raided in the downtown business district of Lehighton early Friday morning, resulting in two arrests.
Who wants to be a Millionaire?
BOB FORD/TIMES NEWS Mahoning Valley Elementary first grader, Analysia Rodrigus, sports a blazing blue wig and red costume as she portrays Thing 2 from Dr. Seuss' "The Cat in the Hat" at Mahoning Valley Elementary School's"Millionaire" game.
Two arrested in raid of Lehighton meth lab
Two people were arrested in a police raid on a methamphetamine lab Friday in the 100 block of South First Street in Lehighton.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
He added that several parking meters are broken and the fact that they haven't been repaired has created a type of blight in the business section.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Carbon woman given prison term for drug...
A Carbon County woman, with an extensive history of drug use and convictions, was sentenced to a county prison term on Monday.
Board reviews wind farm project
A proposed wind farm in Carbon County has a few kinks that must be worked out before ground can be broken.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Beauty quickly turns to danger when hikers misstep at Glen Onoko Falls
Poised at the top of Glen Onoko Falls, hikers drink in a panoramic view of Lehigh Gorge.
Kunkletown man 'tasered' in Lehighton as he resists arrest, police say -
A Monroe County man was shot with a stun gun Monday afternoon after he fled from police investigating a Weissport fight and then struggled police trying to take him into custody.
Lehighton votes 5-4 to move fifth-graders to elementary
Lehighton Area School Board voted 5-to-4 Monday to realign the district classes by moving the fifth-grade students back to the elementary level.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
ALDI hiring in Mahoning Valley
A grocer is looking to bring jobs to the Mahoning Valley. Grocery-store chain ALDI held a hiring event Monday in Lehighton, Carbon County.
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Shopping Scout: Legos for autistic children, canners to cook beets, more
Canners: Joan of St. John's Lutheran Church in Bath is looking for two canners to cook the beets that the church cans.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
PA Ski Season Wraps Up
Blue Mountain Ski Area and Resort in Carbon County wrapped up its longest ski season ever with some summer-like weather on Sunday.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
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BRIEF: Palmerton boy, 13, used Internet to threaten other students,...
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) April 13--Carbon County authorities are considering charges against a 13-year-old Palmerton boy who used the Oovoo and Instagram online sites to threaten boys and girls at two schools, police said.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
SS. Peter and Paul school to close at the end of the year
The pastor whose parish sponsors SS. Peter and Paul School in Lehighton has announced after a nine-month study that because of enrollment and financial challenges, the school will close at the end of the current school year.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
150 years of music
For a century-and-a-half, it has been providing music with a variety from marches to show tunes to even country tunes at its concerts.