December 30, 2015 RSS feed / Today's Top Stories

City revamps repayment of funds owed to state agencies

SHAMOKIN — Taxpayers are on the hook to repay $284,529.96 of misused grant funding plus $219,965.04 in penalties over the next four years.  The city entered into a settlement agreement with the state during a council meeting Monday; the ci More...

Local reps glad for move, disappointed it took so long

Though local legislators are disappointed Gov. Tom Wolf vetoed line items on the state budget Tuesday, they are also relieved he has permitted appropriations essential to preventing furloughs in several key departments.  More...

Clausi lauds Wolf’s action

SUNBURY — Northumberland County Commissioner Chair Vinny Clausi is applauding Gov. More...

A World War II-vintage Christmas tale

Editor’s note: This article appeared in the Cleveland Plain Dealer and was brought to our attention by Shamokin natives Charles Breining, of Berlin, Maryland, and his brother, Robert, who lives in Brecksville, Ohio. More...

In the 1300 Club

Mount Carmel Area senior Logan Kuzo recently scored a combined 1330 on his reading and math portions of the SAT exam. More...

MCA band officers

The Mount Carmel Area High School Band Officers for the 2015-16 school year have been announced and are as follows. More...

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