Friday Mar 7
$196,000 Stolen From Clients
That's how much police say a woman from Carbon County stole from two clients. It was while she was working for an accounting firm in Hazleton.
Weatherly man enters guilty pleas in...
A Weatherly man, scheduled to go on trial this week in Carbon County court, instead entered into a plea bargain with the district attorney's office and pleaded guilty in three pending cases and a no contest plea in a fourth case.
Two face drug charges following raid of Jim Thorpe residence
Gregory William Acevedo, 49, and Joseph Francis Demuro, 29, both of 10 W. Sixth Street, were arraigned before District Judge Joseph Homanko of Weatherly.
Time to make up snow days
Meanwhile superintendents have been spending time struggling with rescheduling the days off to meet the Pennsylvania Educational Code to complete 180 days of instruction by June 30. While none of the schools in the local area are seriously considering holding school until the end of June, there have been challenges to scheduling all the days.
Carbon County man gets probation in...
A Carbon County man was placed on probation after previously admitting stealing jewelry from his mother including her engagement ring; while another county resident was given a jail term for drunken driving.
Drugs common denominator in numerous...
Numerous defendants entered guilty pleas before Judge Joseph J. Matika in Carbon County Court Tuesday, with the vast majority of the cases having one common factor illegal drug use and drug addiction.
Pa. Communities Plagued by Roads with Same Name
Feb. 13--Several problems have developed with the new 9-1-1 addressing in Banks Township, especially where emergency units are concerned.