October 18, 2015 RSS feed / Today's Top Stories

Fresh Sunday edition debuts

SHAMOKIN — A new era has dawned for The News-Item, and it includes a remodeled Sunday edition you’re reading right now.  More...

Borough blasts bank’s blight

MOUNT CARMEL — Mount Carmel Borough Council has decided to crack down on repeat quality of life ordinance offenders by unanimously deciding to target a bank-owned blighted property as a safety hazard.  More...

Tech center demonstrates how to get ‘careers in gear’

COAL TOWNSHIP— The Northumberland County Career and Technology Center (NCCTC) tried something different on Saturday with its “Get Your Career in Gear” expo and open house.  “Our hope is to expose the community to the prog More...

K-9 Hero Haven check presentation

As reported in Saturday’s edition, Southern Columbia Area cheerleaders presented a check for $2,000 to Michael and Anne Gibbs, of Herndon, who operate K-9 Hero Haven, prior to Friday night&rsqu More...

Brewser’s helps ‘Keep Our Kids Warm’ to purchase winterwear

COAL TOWNSHIP — Since its inception in 2011, Brewser’s Sports Grille has generously donated money used toward the purchase of winter outwear and blankets for hundreds of kids throughout the Shamokin, CoalTownship, Kulpmont and Mount Carme More...

TREVORTON PARADE

Brenda Breinich dressed as a clown and rode her moped in Saturday’s Trevorton Fall Festival Parade. (More photos, Page A1.) More...

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