Sunday, March 7, 2021

Skook News Obituaries: March 7th, 2021

                                                    

Skook News Obituaries: March 7th, 2021

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL; District XI Playoff Schedule

 

District XI Playoff Schedule for the Week of March 8th, 2021

UPDATE: Police Release Photo of Suspect that Fled Police After Pursuit Ended near Ringtown


Locust Township Police have released the photo and identity of a suspect that fled police on foot near Ringtown.

Girardville on the Right Track with New Chief of Police



After being sworn-in during a council meeting in early February, Girardville's new police chief is taking the steps needed to build a better police department for the borough.

Shenandoah Man Taken Into Custody Friday Night After Pursuit


A Shenandoah man is locked up in Schuylkill County Prison after a pursuit that began in Ringtown late Friday.

Police Looking for Pursuit Suspect near Ringtown

Police are looking for a suspect that led police in a pursuit then fled on foot in Ringtown early Sunday.

"Polar Pop" Event Raises Money for the Schuylkill County Special Olympics

About a dozen people spent part of their Saturday morning cold and wet as part of a fundraiser for the Special Olympics.

STS to Offer Free Transportation to COVID Vaccination Appointments

The Schuylkill Transportation System (STS) announced on Friday that will begin offering free transportation to all Schuylkill County residents in need to receive their COVID-19 vaccination.

Saturday, March 6, 2021

Skook News Obituaries: March 6th, 2021

                                                   

Skook News Obituaries: March 6th, 2021

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: District XI Playoff Scoreboard - 03/06/2021

District XI High School Basketball Playoff Scores for Schuylkill County teams from Saturday, March 6th, 2021.

Schuylkill County Weather Forecast for Saturday, March 6th, 2021

                   

Schuylkill County Weather Forecast for Saturday, March 6th, 2021

Schuylkill County Awarded $2 Million in State Grants for Demolition Projects


Officials announced on Friday that Schuylkill County has been award a $2 Million grant that will be used for demolition projects.

Fire Crews Respond to Electrical Fire in Ashland

Early Friday morning, fire crews responded to an electrical fire in Ashland.

Friday, March 5, 2021

Skook News Obituaries: March 5th, 2021

                                                  

Skook News Obituaries: March 5th, 2021

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: District XI Playoff Scoreboard - 03/05/2021

  

District XI High School Basketball Playoff Scores for Schuylkill County teams from Friday, March 5th, 2021.

PennDOT Announces Road Work Scheduled for Next Week in Schuylkill County


PennDOT District 5 has announced Road Work in Schuylkill County Scheduled for the Week of February 8th, 2021 through March 16th, 2021.

Schuylkill County Land Bank Receives Demolition Grant to Rehab Blighted Properties

On Friday, the Schuylkill County Land Bank announced that the organization has received a $100,000 grant from the Department of Community and Economic Development’s Keystone Communities Program, according to a join press release from Senator David G. Argall (R-Berks/Schuylkill) and Representative Tim Twardzik (R-Schuylkill). 

Marian Catholic Announces 1st Semester Honor Roll Students


Marian Catholic High School near Tamaqua has announced the names of the following students and congratulates them for their outstanding achievement in academics for the first semester of the 2020-2021 school year.

Schuylkill Technology Center Awarded Grant Funds to Purchase New Training Equipment

On Friday, Schuylkill Technology Center near Frackville announced the awarding of $47,486 in matching grant funds to be utilized for the purchase of equipment for the Automotive Technology, Health Careers, Logistics Technology and Welding Programs.

Schuylkill County Hospitality Businesses Can Now Apply for CHIRP Grants


Schuylkill County hospitality businesses that are struggling can now apply for CHIRP grants that were recently made available.

Pedestrian Struck Along Route 924 in East Union Township

 A pedestrian was struck Thursday evening in East Union Township.

North Schuylkill Announces Early Dismissal - 03/05/2021


The North Schuylkill School District announced an early dismissal for Friday, March 5th, 2021.

Groody to Seek Re-Election as Schuylkill County Sheriff


On Friday, Schuylkill County Sheriff Joseph Groody announced he will run for re-election. 

Thursday, March 4, 2021

Skook News Obituaries: March 4th, 2021

                                                 

Skook News Obituaries: March 4th, 2021

Schuylkill County Weather Forecast for Thursday, March 4th, 2021

                  

Schuylkill County Weather Forecast for Thursday, March 4th, 2021

AROUND SCHUYLKILL COUNTY: Six Senior Shenandoah Valley Band Members Recognized for Their Hard Work and Dedication


Six Senior members of the Shenandoah Valley Concert Band received their senior band letters this past week for all their hard work and dedication to the program.

Wednesday, March 3, 2021

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: District XI Playoff Scoreboard - 03/03/2021

 

District XI High School Basketball Playoff Scores for Schuylkill County teams from Wednesday, March 3rd, 2021.

Skook News Obituaries: March 3rd, 2021

                                                

Skook News Obituaries: March 3rd, 2021

Conville Announces Candidacy for Schuylkill County Court of Common Pleas

James G. Conville, of Port Carbon is announcing his candidacy for Schuylkill County Court of Common Pleas Judge. 

Pennsylvania Will Use Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine for Teachers and School Staff, Schuylkill IU 29 to be Distribution Site

On Wednesday, Governor Wolf along with the COVID-19 Vaccine Task Force announced that Pennsylvania will use the Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) single-dose COVID-19 vaccine for PreK-12 teachers and other school staff.

Four Face Charges After Drug Raid in Minersville

Four people are facing drug charges after an investigation and drug raid in Minersville on Wednesday morning.

Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Skook News Obituaries: March 2nd, 2021

                                               

Skook News Obituaries: March 2nd, 2021

Schuylkill County Weather Forecast for Tuesday, March 2nd, 2021

                 

Schuylkill County Weather Forecast for Tuesday, March 2nd, 2021