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  1. Two charged in Nesquehoning drug bustRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Times News

    ... ounce to a half ounce a week. Smith asked who supplied the drug, and Jones said she thought it was someone from Weissport, but didn't know the person's name. Jones said she knew Focht, who had bought crystal meth from the person for whom she ...

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  2. Over 200 "Bike for the Bridge"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | Times News

    ... Corridor President Elissa M. Garofalo, the $3.1 million bridge will connect the D&L trail in Jim Thorpe to the Weissport section and link all five counties of the trail. "It's been a great day and everyone I've talked to had a wonderful ride," said ...

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  3. Weissport accepting letters for councilRead the original story

    Saturday May 2 | Times News

    The borough of Weissport will be accepting letters of interest to fill a vacancy on borough council seat until May 20.

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  4. Defendants plead guilty in Carbon...Read the original story

    Apr 17, 2015 | Times News

    Travis James Schoenberger, 27, of Weatherly, pleaded to one count of persistent disorderly conduct. He was arrested on Dec. 25, 2014, for causing a disturbance in the area of 210 White St., Weissport.

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  5. Weissport supports fire facilityRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2015 | Times News

    During the Monday meeting, Weissport joined the growing number of municipalities and agencies supporting the Carbon County commissioners' request for help. During the last commissioners meeting, Chairman Wayne Nothstein said he "has seen a lot of support from the municipalities and emergency responders through the letters of support the county asked local officials to write."

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  6. Man admits assaulting police officerRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | Times News

    A Carbon County man admitted on Thursday in the county court to assaulting a police officer and was immediately sentenced to a county prison term. Kevin Douglas Tansley Sr., 48, of Weissport, pleaded guilty to one count each of simple assault and harassment in two separate cases.

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  7. Villanova's Darrun Hilliard continued legacy of Lehigh Valley players in NCAA TournamentRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2015 | The Morning Call

    ... to participate in varsity competition and the 3-point line and shot did not exist. 1960: Mullen, a native of Weissport and a graduate of Lehighton High School, was a 5-foot-10 junior guard at Duke . The Blue Devils nipped St. Joseph's, 58-56, in the ...

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  8. Brey never considered missing game after death of mother, a Lehighton gradRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | The Morning Call

    Notre Dame head coach Mike Brey, right, talks with Pat Connaughton during the first half of Saturday's NCAA tournament game with Butler. Brey coached the Fighting Irish through their victory that ptu the team in the Sweet 16 despite the fact that his mother, Weissport native Betty Mullen Brey,... Notre Dame head coach Mike Brey, right, talks with Pat Connaughton during the first half of Saturday's NCAA tournament game with Butler.

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  9. Ahead of her time: Before the late Betty Mullen Brey was the mother...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | The Morning Call

    Ahead of her time: Before the late Betty Mullen Brey was the mother of Notre Dame basketball coach Mike Brey, she was an Olympic swimmer from Lehighton 15-year-old Betty Mullen of Weissport shows the starting form that launched her into the 1948 Olympic Trials and later the 1956 games in Melbourne. Betty Mullen Brey, the mother of Notre Dame basketball coach Mike Brey, died Saturday, just hours before the Fighting Irish played Butler in the... 15-year-old Betty Mullen of Weissport shows the starting form that launched her into the 1948 Olympic Trials and later the 1956 games in Melbourne.

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  10. Man wanted for rape apprehendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Times News

    State police at Lehighton said Jonathan Spyros Hortis, 26, no address given, was arrested without incident about 8:10 a.m. behind the Weissport House in Weissport.

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  11. Man arrested on Carbon County child rape chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | WFMZ

    Troopers responded to the area and apprehended Hortis near the Weissport House restaurant in the 200 block of White Street around 8:10 a.m.

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  12. Crews rescue teen who jumped from...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Times News

    Police and rescue personnel were pressed into service Wednesday afternoon when it was reported a teen had jumped from the Weissport bridge into the frigid Lehigh River.

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  13. Construction ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    ... Monday, Nov 4, 2013 to rehabilitate the US 209 Thomas J. McCall Memorial Bridge in Franklin Twp, Lehighton and Weissport boroughs. Long term lane restrictions for an ongoing project to replace or rehabilitate 15 structures between exits 134 (Delano) ... 1 comment

  14. 2 men seriously hurt in Mahoning Township head-on collisionRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | The Morning Call

    Rescue workers from three fire companies begin their extrication of an injured Weissport man from a pickup truck that collided Friday afternoon with a station wagon in Mahoning Township. The station wagon driver also was injured.

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  15. Kunkletown man charged after crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Pocono Record

    ... Police said that on Jan. 3, Nieroda rear-ended a car while driving his 2000 Pontiac Sunfire on Route 209 in Weissport Borough in Carbon County. Instead of getting out of his vehicle, Nieroda allegedly continued pushing the other vehicle - a 2013 ...

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  16. Santa visiting WeissportRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | Times News

    The jolly human symbol of Christmas will be making a stop at the borough hall from 1-3 p.m. Dec. 13, said Linda Schoenberger, president of the Weissport Recreation Commission. No tax increase is planned.

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  17. Beltzville Lions reaching goal to help...Read the original story

    Nov 30, 2014 | Times News

    Jim Logue, who set up the fund to help a homeless man from the Weissport canal area, reports that the club has reached $750. The goal is $1,000 to help Terry Wentz, who has helped the club to maintain the area near the canal.

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  18. Residents grateful for roof over their...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Times News

    As we gather around the table to share a Thanksgiving meal, do we give thanks for something as basic as a roof over our heads? That will be the case for a family who was recently living under the bridge in Weissport. All they had to their name were four bags of clothing.

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  19. Motorcycle parts fished out of the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | Times News

    ... County Communications Center of spotting motorcycle parts in the river along the west bank between the McCall and Weissport bridges.

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  20. Franklin considers Weissport police protection requestRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2014 | Times News

    ... at the office for public viewing, most all of the two-plus-hour meeting was taken up by public comment. First up, Weissport Borough Councilman Arland Moyer said he was there to ask Franklin Township if it would like to somehow work together ...

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