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  1. Rod and gun club donates to help animal...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Times News

    ... that last year, the organization donated $1,000 to the shelter. A Accepted the resignations of Ryan J. Bortee of Lehighton and Larry R. Williams of Tamaqua as corrections officers, effective Jan. 26. A Approved the hiring of Ashley M. Hummel of ...

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  2. Area schools closingRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | Times News

    Area schools are beginning to close as a result of the winter weather. Schools that have now closed are: Carbon Career & Technical Institute Jim Thorpe Lehighton Palmerton Panther Valley St. Jerome's, Tamaqua St. John Neumann, Palmerton St. Joseph's, Jim Thorpe Tamaqua Weatherly

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  3. School project moves aheadRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2015 | Times News

    Little by little, the pre-construction process for renovation projects at Lehighton Area School District's middle and high school buildings are moving forward. Lehighton's board took another leap forward Wednesday night by unanimously approving PlanCon part D and E, the project accounting and design development portions of the state's required timeline for large construction projects.

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  4. Lehighton council votes to approve stop...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Times News

    Lehighton hopes the placement of stop signs will help curtail speeding and improve safety along a busy stretch of road. Borough council on a 6-0 vote Monday agreed to adopt an ordinance to place stop signs at Fifth and Coal streets.

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  5. Lehighton water main breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Times News

    Crews were on the scene of a water main break at 6th and Iron streets in Lehighton Wednesday morning.

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  6. Police investigate stolen carRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | Times News

    Douglas J. Kuntz Jr., 22, of Lehighton, said his dark green Volkswagen Golf was stolen in Parryville between 10:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. on Monday.

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  7. Lehighton discusses snow ordinance...Read the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | Times News

    In an attempt to squelch confusion over its new parking rules, Lehighton plans to revise recently approved changes to its snow ordinance. On a 5-1 vote, borough council on Monday agreed to change the borough's snow ordinance to give residents from midnight to 7 a.m. to move their vehicles to the appropriate side of the street when a snowfall of 3 inches or more is forecast by the National Weather Service.

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  8. R.F. Ohl Continues To Support Local Community With Fundraising EffortsRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | Emailwire.com

    R.F. Ohl is participating in 2 local fundraising campaigns this January, providing heat for the Polar Plunge & making a donation to the Salvation Army Lehighton, PA -- RF Ohl , a Lehighton, PA based family-owned and operated business, continues to participate in activities that promote and benefit local communities and organizations. Community involvement is a key part of the philosophy of RF Ohl.

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  9. Winter hiking at the LGNCRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... the first left. You will see the LGNC sign as soon as you turn the final time. The address is 226 VanMan Lane, Lehighton. The parking area at VanMan Lane is new and just opened last year. This is known as the Kittatinny Trailhead and parking area ...

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  10. No more A-TreatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Times News

    ... At one time, Moxie, a soda brand popular in New England and some southern states, had a bottling company in Lehighton. Many people are going to miss A-Treat, which usually sold for less than the major brands and was a big hit at parties. Also, there ...

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  11. Schools closed today in advance of stormRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | Times News

    The following schools are closed today: Carbon County Career and Technical Institute Jim Thorpe Lehighton Marian Catholic Northern Lehigh Northwestern Lehigh Pleasant Valley Palmerton Panther Valley Tamaqua The latest prediction is 6-10 inches of snow. Here's the forecast: Today: Snow.

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  12. Stores, residents prepare for stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | Times News

    ... but you can definitely tell there is something coming judging by the checkout lines," said Ernest Portwood, of Lehighton. "I think we always probably overreact, but when you could get a couple feet of snow, you have to assume you may not be able to ...

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  13. Help with planning same-sex marriagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | Philly.com

    ... couples have grown up thinking it would never be an option. This is very special." Mike Kulp, 36, came down from Lehighton, Carbon County, with his partner, Ashby Mason, 34. "Up by us, it's not as open as it is here," Kulp said, noting that a baker ...

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  14. Local women share stories of struggles against cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | Pocono Record

    Ten northeastern Pennsylvania residents, including one in Monroe and one in Pike counties as well as a third one in Lehighton, recently shared their personal experiences with breast cancer as a way to inspire others who are facing the disease. Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania has collected their stories and photos for the company's 16th annual “Gallery of Hope.” Created by BCNEPA in 2000, the Gallery of Hope is a traveling display designed to educate the public about the importance of early detection and treatment in the fight against breast cancer.

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  15. Does Panther Valley count?Read the original story

    Jan 24, 2015 | Times News

    My thing is I believe it's a good thing. However, why is it only Lehighton, Palmerton and Jim Thorpe that it is helping? Just like everything else, it seems to me that Panther Valley gets the short end, even when it comes to getting business to move here.

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  16. Dec. 28 drunk-driving accident leads to aggravated assault arrest, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | NJ.com

    A Carbon County man with two prior drunken driving convictions was charged Friday with driving drunk in December and causing a crash that badly injured a woman in another car, court records say. Jake D. Leggett, 27, of Lehighton, Pennsylvania, was arraigned on charges including felony aggravated assault by vehicle while driving drunk.

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  17. Woman injured in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Times News

    ... anda Jeep. The female driver was in the Jeep which appeared to have struck the car broadside. Mahoning Valley and Lehighton firecompanies respondedto the scene. Mahoning township police are investigating the

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  18. Sports CardRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | Standard Speaker

    TODAYBoys Basketball Dallas at Hazleton Area Crestwood at Coughlin MMI at Nanticoke Mahanoy Area at Weatherly Shenandoah Valley at Marian Panther Valley at Jim Thorpe Tamaqua at Lehighton, 7:30 p.m. Girls Basketball Panther Valley

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  19. Woman charged with stealing jewelry...Read the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | Times News

    A Carbon County woman has been charged with theft and related offenses for an incident at a fatal crash scene. State police at Lehighton have charged Amanda Marie Everitt, 24, of Palmerton, with removing a silver and ruby necklace that was placed at the scene of a fatal traffic accident.

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  20. Christopher D. ZenkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Times Herald-Record

    ... of Washingtonville, NY; siblings: Stephen Zenker of Washingtonville, NY, Drew and his wife, Christina Zenker of Lehighton, PA, Michael and his wife, Mary Zenker of Albany, NY, and Jane and her husband, Jeff Richter of Columbiana, OH; seven nieces, ...

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