Ex-Pa. Turnpike workers in child porn ring; Pa. teen mom throws newborn at wall; couple's sick selfie with dead friend: Daily Buzz
Chelsie Berry, 24, and Jared Prier, 28, were charged with manslaughter and abandoning a body for allegedly failing to get help for an overdosing friend, taking a selfie picture with his body, then leaving the corpse on a deserted road.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Police: Pennsylvania 'frustrated' mother throws baby against wall
Courtesy WPVI POTTSVILLE, Pa. -- A Schuylkill County teenage mother is accused of critically injuring her newborn son by throwing the baby against a wall.
Police: Woman Threw Baby Against Wall
A woman from Pottsville is in jail after police say she physically abused her own baby by throwing him against a wall.
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Police: Shamokin man threatened wife, smashed big screen TV
A city man faces multiple charges after allegedly threatening to kill his wife, smashing a big screen television and throwing other household items outside his North Rock Street home Saturday.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Blight Causing Another Collapse In Schuylkill County?
A woman in Schuylkill County is fighting blight after a ceiling collapsed. She says it caved in because of the vacant, dilapidated property next door.
Schuylkill County honors firefighters
More than 250 pieces of firefighting apparatus and 11 bands passed the reviewing stand for two hours during Saturday's 60th Annual Schuylkill County Volunteer Firefighters Convention Parade held Saturday in Pottsville.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Crobot Releasing Full-Length Debut 'Something Supernatural' This October [News]
Crobot , a killer new band from Pottsville, Pennsylvania, have announced that their debut full-length album " Something Supernatural " is set for October 28 release via Wind-Up Records.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Schuylkill Otolaryngology Associates, Inc. Selects WRS Health's ENT-Cloud
WRS Health, a leading provider of Health IT Platforms for medical practices, announced today that Schuylkill Otolaryngology Associates, Inc. has selected ENT-CloudSM as their Otolaryngology EMR and practice management platform of record.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Man dies after accident that closed Route 611 in Northampton County
A Pottsville man, struck in an accident in Northampton County that closed part of Route 611 for several hours, died Friday.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Contract caps for vendors increased
Schuylkill County commissioners on Wednesday increased contract caps for several vendors used by the county nursing home at Rest Haven.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
From Exton to KOP Without a Car
One perk of living in the city may be the ability to ride your bike or even walk to get around.
Judge sentences Tamaqua meth lab...
A Tamaqua man who made methamphetamine in the home where he lived with his girlfriend and six-month-old daughter will spend 16 months to three years behind bars.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Downed stop sign leads to crash
State police at Schuylkill Haven said Matthew Shields, 22, was transported to Schuylkill Medical Center South for treatment.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
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Police: Kulpmont mayor threatened to kill contractor
Mayor Bernard Novakoski "threatened to shoot and kill" a Pottsville area contractor, police said Tuesday while reporting the mayor has been charged with two counts of harassment.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Schuylkill man shot outside his home
A Schuylkill County man was shot outside his home on Monday morning. Police are calling the incident an attempted homicide.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
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Worker struck, killed by van while directing traffic in Mahanoy Township
A tree service employee was killed Thursday when he was struck by a vehicle on the Frackville-Morea Highway in Mahanoy Township, Schuylkill County.