Showing posts with label News. Show all posts
Showing posts with label News. Show all posts

Thursday, May 9, 2019

Minersville Woman Charged with Theft for Stealing Over $97,000 from Schuylkill County Council for the Arts


A Minersville woman has been charged with theft after an investigation found that she had stolen over $97,000 from the Schuylkill County Council for the Arts.

Pottsville Man Admits to Sexually Assaulting 11 Year Old Girl

A Pottsville man has admitted to sexually assaulting an 11 year old girl.

LVH-Schuylkill to Offer Free Program for Those at Risk for Developing Diabetes



Lehigh Valley Hospital (LVH)–Schuylkill is offering a free multi-week program geared to help people at risk for developing diabetes. 

Schuylkill County Obituaries for 05/09/19


Schuylkill County Obituaries for 05/09/19

Rush Township Police Attempting to Identify Theft Suspects

Police in Rush Township are attempting to identify two individuals they say stole from a store then later attempted to steal from it again.

Demolition Begins of Sandwich Shop and Homes Destroyed By Fire in Ashland

This week, demolition began of the former M&M Sandwich shop and hopes that were destroyed by fire in late March.

Schuylkill County Weather Forecast for 05/09/19


Schuylkill County Weather Forecast for 05/09/19

Shenandoah Valley Grad Initiated into Nation's Oldest Collegiate Honor Society

Alaina Demalis of Shenandoah, was recently initiated into The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective all-discipline collegiate honor society.

Ashland Hires Part-Time Police Officer

During the May meeting of the Ashland Borough Council, which was held Wednesday evening, a new part-time police officer was hired.

Emergency Personnel Called to Crash on Route 61

Emergency personnel are at the scene of a crash on Route 61 in southern Schuylkill County.

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

UPDATE: Dropped Money That was Taken Returned to Owner

Money that was dropped then taken by a woman earlier this has been returned to the victim.

Two Injured in Crash in Mahanoy Township on Wednesday

Two people were taken to the hospital after a crash in Mahanoy Township on Wednesday.

Schuylkill County Obituaries for 05/08/19


Schuylkill County Obituaries for 05/08/19

Walmart to Raise Age to Purchase Tobacco Products and E-Cigarettes

On Wednesday, Walmart announced it will be raising the purchase age to purchase tobacco products .

Wolf Administration Awards Funding to Cut Costs and Energy Consumption for Small Businesses; Two in Schuylkill County

On Wednesday, Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Secretary Patrick McDonnell announced the approval of nearly $1 million in new funding to help reduce costs, energy consumption, and waste for 201 small businesses statewide.

Bear Cub Rescued in Pottsville

A bear cub was rescued from behind a pharmacy in Pottsville last month.

Braucheri and Pow Pow Discussed at Shenandoah Historical Society Meeting

At the recent meeting of the Shenandoah Historical Society guest speaker Bob Cook spoke on the Pennsylvania Dutch practice of Braucheri & described what is meant by a Pow Wow.