Oct. 1 deadline for miners’ salute
SHAMOKIN — Oct. 1 has been established as the deadline for submissions for The News-Item’s Salute to Miners project.
The newspaper is recognizing this year’s 250th anniversary of the discovery of anthracite coal in Pennsylvania, including with a special section to be published in early November.
Watch for the form publishing regularly in The News-Item that asks for information about miners, past and present.
For more information, contact editor Andy Heintzelman at 570-644-6397, ext. 1341, or at firstname.lastname@example.org.