Iraq hero to be honored with bridge name
When the $28 million bridge is completed in Lehighton, it will be named in honor of a soldier who gave his life to protect our freedoms.
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Lehighton's Red Castle Brewpub to hold grand opening Friday
Carbon County's first microbrewery, Red Castle Brewpub, will celebrate its grand opening with beer and wine samples 5 p.m. Friday at 80 E. Bridge St., the former space of The Castle Grill in Lehighton.
Man arrested in suspected meth lab raid
The raid happened at 5:15 p.m. Tuesday at a home in the downtown business section of the community.
One injured following motorcycle crash in Mahoning Twp.
A motorcyclist was injured Wednesday evening after he was involved in a crash along Troxell Road in Mahoning Township.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Drug dealer sentenced to prison
Scott Michael Kulp, 43, of Lehighton, was sentenced by President Judge Roger N. Nanovic II to serve one day less 12 to one day less 24 months in prison on a charge of delivery of a controlled substance-oxycodone.
Palmerton man gets year in jail for DUI...
A Palmerton man was sentenced to a year in jail on Monday after pleading guilty to driving under the influence in the county court.
Jail Sentence For Carbon County Arsons
A man from Carbon County will serve time in jail for setting fires at his mother's home and at his sister's home on the same day.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Police warn about cop impersonators and how to detect them
Local police say they're seeing a disturbing trend this summer: fake cops pulling people over.
Blocked by bridge traffic
KAREN CIMMS/TIMES NEWS Lehighton Ambulance 5620 sits in traffic on the Thomas J. McCall Memorial Bridge late Saturday morning.
Four people hospitalized after two-car accident in Lehigh Township, police say
Four people were hospitalized after a two-car accident at 9:08 this morning at Route 145and Washington Drive in Lehigh Township , police report.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Backyard Bible Club
Freedom Community Church invites children and their parents to a free Backyard Bible Club and Puppet Show from 10:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Aug. 5, 6 and 7 at the Lehighton Amphitheater Park .
Driver runs into back of farm tractor in Eldred Township
No one was injured in the crash but the driver's vehicle sustained heavy front-end damage, according to state police at Lehighton.
Carbon County to provide White House Christmas tree
A tree farm from Carbon County will be once again be delivering a tree to the White House for the holidays.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Allstate owner Ridgway earns premier...
As a business leader and involved citizen in the Lehighton area, Allstate exclusive agency owner Kurt Ridgway of the John Kurtz Ridgway Agency has been designated an Allstate Premier Agency for 2014.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
One injured in Lehighton crash
One man was injured Friday afternoon when he was involved in a crash in the parking lot of the Boulevard Diner.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Temporary structure in Palmerton gets...
A 30-by-40 foot tent may remain on the property at the former New Jersey Zinc Company's West Plant in Palmerton until next spring.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Controversial school study gets OK
Lehighton Area School District has decided to forge ahead with its updated districtwide feasibility study and will submit designs for its proposed elementary center.
Police officer enters plea
A Lansford police officer entered a guilty plea in Carbon County court on Tuesday to one count of corruption of a minor.
Police identify ATV driver injured in Ross Township crash
Police have identified the man who was injured when his ATV struck a vehicle in Ross Township on Tuesday afternoon.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Armed man impersonating Pa. State Trooper stops, threatens to shoot female motorist
A white male with a military-style haircut and no facial hair and driving a black Dodge Charger with non-tinted windows is accused of impersonating a Pennsylvania State Police officer in Carbon County.