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Local churches serve Lenten meals

ELYSBURG — Homemade Lenten dinners were served locally Friday afternoon and evening at several different venues. In Elysburg, the Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Church...

Hope revived for MC pool

MOUNT CARMEL — Interest in reopening the community pool has put the topic at the top of the Citizens Recreation Committee (CRC) list, with a goal...

Township renews police contract for Marion Heights


ATLAS — Mount Carmel Township supervisors have approved a contract that provides continuing police coverage to Marion Heights. Police Chief Brian Hollenbush said the contract provides full...

Municipal boundaries for new congressional map identified

HARRISBURG — The Department of State on Friday provided details on the municipal breakdown for Pennsylvania’s newly numbered and reconfigured congressional districts. The Supreme Court-issued map...

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Hundreds absent at Warrior Run amid rumors of threat

 TURBOTVILLE — With social media rumors swirling overnight Thursday, Warrior Run School District officials worked Friday to ease parents’ concern for student safety while an...

Vietnam War-era veterans invited to pinning ceremony

SELINSGROVE — State Reps. Lynda Schlegel Culver (R-108) and Fred Keller (R-85), along with the office of U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey (R-PA), are hosting a...

Bridge closed on Route 225; ‘long-term’ detour put in place

DORNSIFE — PennDOT announced Friday that the bridge spanning Mahanoy Creek on Route 225 at Dornsife has been closed due to damage caused by a vehicle...

Evangelical hospital warns of phone scam

LEWSIBURG — Evangelical Community Hospital warns patients to beware of a phone scam with regard to payment of hospital-related bills. The scams have become so...

MC Ministerium hosted soup and sandwiches prayer service

MOUNT CARMEL — The Mount Carmel Ministerium hosted a soup and sandwiches prayer service in the hall at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church Wednesday. More...

Church Schedules

Anglican Church of SS Philip and James 33 N. Market St., Mount Carmel. Rector — The Rev. Richard A. Hazzard. Holy Communion, 8:30 a.m. Sunday....