Longtime SASD member charged with retail theft (11 hours ago)

SHAMOKIN — A longtime member of the Shamokin Area School District was charged today with stealing more than $200 worth of groceries from Weis Markets.

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December 9, 2016 RSS feed / Today's Top Stories

Young team, same result for SCA How does Southern, which has 31-game winning streak, find success year after year?

By Chuck Souders THE NEWS-ITEM chuck_s@newsitem.com The Southern Columbia football team that will play Steel Valley for the PIAA Class AA state championship Saturday at Hersheypark Stadium bears little resemblance to the team that won More...

Ames property awaiting transfer

COAL TOWNSHIP — The former Ames property will be transferring ownership once it is out of escrow, following an online auction held over three days in October.  More...

Southern success never gets old School, community proud of team as it seeks eighth PIAA title

BY MARK GILGER THE NEWS-ITEM mark_g@newsitem.com The feelings of success and pride that come from supporting a seven-time state championship high school football team never gets old in the Southern Columbia Area community.  More...

Kulpmont robbery suspect still at large

KULPMONT — Despite tips called in from the public, the robber that took more than $6,000 in cash from BB&T Bank, 801 Chestnut St., Tuesday morning is still at large.  More...

MCA school board adopts policy on naloxone

COAL TOWNSHIP — The Mount Carmel Area School Board adopted by majority vote Wednesday a policy for the district to obtain and administer naloxone, a drug commonly used to reverse the affects of a heroin overdose. More...

Barletta withdraws

Rep. Lou Barletta (R-11) announced his decision to withdraw his consideration for Secretary of Labor and remain in Congress to serve the people of the 11th district, he announced Thursday.  More...

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