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  1. State police troopers, dogs converge on Brandywine Heights High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | WFMZ

    ... were searched," said Potteiger, who added parents were notified after it began. The high school and the surrounding Topton community have been plagued by a heroin problem over the past year. Thursday's search, Potteiger said, was prompted by a pair ...

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  2. Faucets in Bowers run dry for water main repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | WFMZ

    ... ccording to the 2010 Census count, 326 people live in Bowers, which is situated between the boroughs of Fleetwood and Topton.

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  3. Pa. ambulances post near schools to foil child abductionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | EMS1

    Kutztown Area Transport Service has teamed up with other Berks County ambulance agencies to create "Operation Safe Walk" to add another line of defense for students walking to and from schools. Kutztown Area Transport Service started March 18 stationing ambulances in plain sight near the schools during arrival and dismissal times and they were joined Wednesday by ambulances from Exeter, Fleetwood, Hamburg, Blandon, Boyertown, Topton and Southern Berks.

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  4. Empire State Winter Games gearing up for adaptive athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | North County Public Radio

    ... cross country, freestyle skiing, and biathlon. The Adaptive Alpine Team is led by Sochi paralympian Tyler Carter, of Topton, Pennsylvania. The 20-year-old was born with a genetic condition that resulted in the loss of part of a leg by age one and ...

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  5. U.S. Adaptive Alpine Team to be at Empire State Winter GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | WSTM-TV Syracuse

    ... cross country, freestyle skiing, and biathlon. The Adaptive Alpine Team is led by Sochi paralympian Tyler Carter, of Topton, Pennsylvania. The 20-year-old was born with a genetic condition that resulted in the loss of part of a leg by age one and ...

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  6. Fire destroys Berks County home early SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | WFMZ

    ... Township. Fire companies that fought the blaze included Kempton, Virginville, Hamburg, Shoemakersville, Kutztown and Topton -- as well as Lynnport from neighboring Lehigh County.

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  7. Trial ordered for truck driver in fatal crashRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    ... react in time to avoid the crash that killed 23-year-old Jeremy Augustine of Emmaus and 32-year-old Jane Harakal of Topton. Nine other people were injured. Defense attorney Robert Kirwan II said evidence presented at Wednesday's preliminary hearing ...

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  8. Trucker accused of causing deadly crash on 222 goes before judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | WFMZ

    ... involved nine other vehicles, many of which were stopped in a line of traffic. Two people -- Jane Harakal, 32, of Topton, Berks County, and Jeremy Augustine, 23, of Emmaus, Lehigh County -- were killed and nine others were injured, officials said. ...

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  9. Local tragedy sheds light on drowsy-driving epidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    ... cars on Route 222 in Maidencreek Township. 23-year-old Jeremy Augustine of Emmaus, and 32-year-old Jane Harakal of Topton both died. The tractor trailer driver accused of causing it, 49-year-old Steven Bernier of Reading, remains jailed on homicide ...

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  10. Education fund set up for Route 222 crash victim's childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | WFMZ

    Anyone wishing to pay tribute to one of the two people killed in the pileup on Route 222 in Berks County this week is being asked to do so by helping her two young children. Jane Harakal, 32, of Topton, is survived by her parents, husband, and three- and five-year-old sons, Benjamin and Jack.

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  11. Veteran on His Way to Work Dies in 'Horrifying' PileupRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | NBC Philadelphia

    ... killed two people. NBC10's Harry Hairston has the details. (Published Wednesday, Nov 19, 2014) Nurse Jane Harakel of Topton, Pennsylvania was also on her way to work when the 32-year-old was caught in the same pileup. The driver of the big rig - ...

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  12. Survivor of deadly crash on Route 222: 'It happened in the blink of an eye'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | WFMZ

    ... 18-wheeler barreling down 222 before impact. The truck sliced through several vehicles, killing Jane Harakal, 32, of Topton, and Jeremy Augustine, 23, of Emmaus, outside the Dunkin' Donuts, said authorities. Steven Bernier, 49, of Reading, is still ...

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  13. Driver faces charges after two killed in tractor-trailer crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Post-gazette.com

    ... coroner's office identified the victims as 23-year-old Jeremy Augustine of Emmaus and 32-year-old Jane Harakal of Topton, who were drivers in separate vehicles. Nine other people were injured, but Assistant Chief Deputy Coroner Jonn Hollenbach said ...

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    Nov 20, 2014 | WZZO

    ... DRIVING HIS TRACTOR-TRAILER AND SLAMMED INTO SEVERAL VEHICLES. JEREMY AUGUSTINE, OF EMMAUS, AND JANE HARAKAL, OF TOPTON, WERE BOTH KILLED AND NINE OTHER INJURED IN THE CRASHES. BERNIER, WHO IS FROM READING, IS CHARGED WITH HOMICIDE BY VEHICLE AND ...

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  15. Reading truck driver charged in double fatal crash fell asleep at the wheel, authorities sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | PennLive.com

    ... office identified the crash victims as 23-year-old Jeremy Augustine, of Emmaus, and 32-year-old Jane Harakal, of Topton, who were drivers in separate vehicles. Nine other people were injured in the wreck, authorities said. Bernier is also charged ...

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  16. 2 dead after tractor-trailer rams stopped carsRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2014 | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... coroner's office identified the victims as 23-year-old Jeremy Augustine of Emmaus and 32-year-old Jane Harakal of Topton, who were drivers in separate vehicles. Nine other people were injured, but Assistant Chief Deputy Coroner Jonn Hollenbach said ...

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  17. Ruth (Harris) KiblerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Pocono Record

    Ruth Kibler, 95, widow of Granville E. Kibler, died on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014, at The Lutheran Home at Topton. A daughter of the late Walter and Lina Harris, Ruth was born and raised in Parsons, Luzerne County, and after marrying, moved to Collingswood, N.J., to look for employment during the Depression.

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