7 hrs ago
Lehighton Boy Scout recognized with...
SPECIAL TO THE TIMES NEWS Boy Scout Zechariah Barton of Boy Scout Troop 145, left, and Scoutmaster Ben Gluck, congratulates Barton) for his work in forest conservation.
7 hrs ago
Last suspect caught, 5 arrested
Police have arrested all five people who were involved in a mobile methamphetamine lab operation and explosion in Lansford Sunday.
Fri May 17, 2013
2 Cars Sustain Significant Damage in Crash, Police Say
Upper Macungie Police said significant front-end damage was sustained by two vehicles in a Friday morning crash at the intersection of Mill Road and Ambassador Drive.
Wed May 15, 2013
Tue May 14, 2013
Woman crashes into pole with 8-year-old -
A 47-year-old Albrightsville woman driving with a young child, 8, suffered a minor injury after she crashed into a utility pole on Friday.
Mon May 13, 2013
ANDREW LEIBENGUTH/TIMES NEWS Members of the Crossroads Community Church in Lehighton held their annual Mother's Day service yesterday.
Sun May 12, 2013
Living the high life in Lehighton -
The Lehighton resident isn't delusional, as it is documented that he spent several years in Russia when the country was under Soviet rule and, yes, he did travel to the Amazon to help cut a road in the jungle.
Sat May 11, 2013
Locals or wanna be locals
I have lived in Lehighton, Carbon County for about 30 years, and I am told that unless I was born here with Dutch history, I will never be considered a local.
Personnel actions receive approval
A They accepted the resignation of Brett M. Hannon, Lansford, from his job as Seasonal Park Ranger 1, effective April 30; A Commissioners changed the employment status of Toby M. Butz, Lehighton, from County Caseworker II, Children & Youth Services, to Adult Probation Officer I, Adult Probation, effective May 20; and Gerard P. Healy, ... (more)
Mother's Day for Karen Flexer is never going to be the same
For Karen Flexer of Lehighton, it will be a bittersweet day. She is the mother of three sons.
Fri May 10, 2013
On this date
Neeley Wehr, a sophomore at Lehighton Area High School, will experience daily life in Japan for a six-week summer period as a result of her winning the Future Homemakers of America/Kikkoman Corporation Scholarship.
Thu May 09, 2013
Berniece Geiling of Lehighton dies of injuries from car accident
The Lehigh County coroner's office said Berniece Geiling, 84, of 1218 Fairyland Road in Lehighton, succumbed to her injuries at Good Shepherd Specialty Hospital in Bethlehem Thursday morning.
Wed May 08, 2013
The Morning Call
Hospital charges vary widely across Lehigh Valley region, country
It's only about 33 miles from Gnaden Huetten Memorial Hospital in Lehighton to Lehigh Valley Hospital 's Muhlenberg campus in Bethlehem, but the distance between what the two facilities charge to treat a complicated heart attack case is far greater.
Towamensing Elementary students receive...
Matt George of Lehighton, remembers when he was in school, he got a seedling to plant every year on Arbor Day.
25th Senior Games under way
More than 200 senior athletes, clad in primary color T-shirts yellow for Panther Valley, red for Jim Thorpe, blue for Palmerton, orange for Weatherly and maroon for Lehighton stood at attention as the American flag, borne by the Panther Valley School District JROTC color guard, was carried into the recreation center gym.
Police Investigating Air Conditioner Theft
Police in Carbon County are looking for the man they claim was caught by surveillance video stealing an air conditioner from the Walmart near Lehighton.
Tue May 07, 2013
Firefighters Called Twice To Same Home
Firefighters were called back Tuesday Morning to a house in Carbon County that burned the night before.
Sat May 04, 2013
Part-time prison guard, girlfriend net...
A part-time corrections officer and his girlfriend were placed in Carbon County's Accelerated Rehabilitation Disposition probation program on charges stemming from a shooting incident in Lehighton.
LAHS choral concert will be held Sunday
RON GOWER/TIMES NEWS The 96th annual spring concert of Lehighton Area High School choruses will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday in the LAHS audiorium.
State police report Pocono break-ins
Peter Sebastionelli called police last month to report someone tried to break into his house on Maple Terrace Drive in Saylorsburg.