Friday Feb 28
Coal Cracker: News By Kids For The Coal Region
Hot off the presses, a new newspaper in Schuylkill County produced completely by kids in third through eighth grades.
Just the facts, please
Veteran newsman Al Dietz, behind-the-scenes court reporter on the Schuylkill County beat, spoke this week about highlights of his legendary career.
Businesses receive grants
In Carbon County, the Panther Valley Mini-Mall, Lansford, received $3,639. In Schuylkill County, C&R VIP, no address given, received $9,447; Cocoa Hut 100, Mahanoy City, $5,335; Fanelli Warehousing & Distribution Center, Pottsville, $6,086; Heckman & Laudeman, Orwigsburg, $3,438; and Losch Realty, Schuylkill Haven, $9,500.
The Citizens' Voice
Governor recognizes Twelve Twenty Four for musical contributions
Warren Ruda / The Citizens' Voice Fred Lokuta, deputy secretary of the Pennsylvania Office of Developmental Programs, presents Rich Kossuth of Twelve Twenty-Four with Governors recognition award.