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Operation Gratitude  PAHomePage.com

The Shenandoah Valley High School Student Council is conducting a drive to provide members of the United States military with various items that would not ...



Student run community project "Helping Our Heros" benefits deployed service members  PAHomePage.com

(WBRE/ WYOU)- Being deployed as a member of our armed forces is never easy but one local school is hoping to lighten the burden.



Shenandoah Valley’s Student-run Newspaper Returns  WNEP Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

SHENANDOAH, Pa. -- A high school in Schuylkill County is rebooting its student-run newspaper that started covering the community of Shenandoah nearly a ...



Community packs Glover's Hill A.C. for 2nd Annual Bundookie Contest to benefit scholarship fund  The Shenandoah (PA) Sentinel

SHENANDOAH - About 16 contestants squared off in a contest Saturday evening to make their best bundookies, or Lithuanian meatballs, in an event benefiting ...



Santa Skydives into Schuylkill County to Usher in the Christmas Season  WNEP Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

SHENANDOAH, Pa. -- We know he rides through the air in a sleigh, but who knew Santa was a skydiver? The big man in red made a dramatic appearance in ...



‘Helping Our Heroes’ Care Packages Being Sent to Troops  WNEP Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

SHENANDOAH, Pa. -- Two high school students in Schuylkill County are working to put together care packages for military troops around the world. The boxes ...



Shen. Valley holds homecoming parade, crowns homecoming queen  The Shenandoah (PA) Sentinel

KAYLEE LINDENMUTH / SENTINEL PHOTO - 2018 SV Homecoming Queen Melissa Chinchay, left, and 2017 Homecoming Queen Danielle DiNofa, right, pose ...



Fire engine clips two parked cars on West Centre  The Shenandoah (PA) Sentinel

SHENANDOAH - A fire engine returning from training at Shenandoah Valley High School clipped two parked vehicles when an oncoming vehicle traveled close ...



Concert in Shenandoah Honors the Dorsey Brothers  WNEP Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

SHENANDOAH -- There will be a concert held in Shenandoah Friday night to honor the Dorsey Brothers. In the 1920s and 1930s, the Dorsey Brothers were a ...



Santa to Skydive into Shenandoah to Welcome Holiday Season  Skook News

On Friday, November 23rd, Mrs. T's Pierogies will be hosting the 12th annual Skydiving Santa event to kick-off the holiday season in Shenandoah. Santa will ...



M&J Big Band performs Swingin' Christmas at SVHS  The Shenandoah (PA) Sentinel

KAYLEE LINDENMUTH / SENTINEL PHOTO - The M&J Big Band performs their Swingin' Christmas concert at Shenandoah Valley High School on Friday, ...



3 'Rs' prepare Shenandoah Valley class for next step  Standard Speaker

SHENANDOAH — The valedictorian of the Shenandoah Valley Class of 2018 sees the many experiences of learning, enjoying and sharing during their high ...



Christmas Holiday Events Planned in Schuylkill County  Skook News

Schedule for the 2018 Schuylkill County Christmas Holiday Events. -------------------------- Please send any additions to this list to skooknews@outlook.com



Santa and Company Skydive in for the Season in Shenandoah!  PA home page

SHENANDOAH, SCHUYLKILL COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU-TV) The Shenandoah community is getting a head start on their holiday cheer, as hundreds of people ...



What's Happening! November 10-11, 2018  PAHomePage.com

There are a number of events going on this weekend and in the days ahead! Enjoy! Remember more events can also be found on the Calendar of Events or ...



HS FOOTBALL: Keating named to PSFCA Hall of Fame  Republican & Herald

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Pierogi and Kielbasa Drop on New Year's Eve in Shenandoah  PA home page

SHENANDOAH, SCHUYLKILL COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) -- Ringing in the new year their own way.... the Shenandoah community is honoring parts of their ...



What's Happening! December 1-2, 2018  PAHomePage.com

There are a number of events going on this weekend and in the days ahead! Enjoy! Remember more events can also be found on the Calendar of Events or ...



Volunteers Turn Old School Building into Community Center in Shenandoah  PA home page

SHENANDOAH, SCHUYLKILL COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) -- Community members and high school alumni are returning to town to help restore an old building.



Film documents Shenandoah immigrant's beating, students' trial  PennLive.com

SHENANDOAH, Pa. — As a Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer was on his way to the coal region to scout ideas for a film about working-class America, all hell ...



Emergency Responders Learn Importance of Getting Medical Care to the \'Warm Zone\'  Government Technology

(TNS) - Getting emergency medical care to victims of active violence situations means the difference in life and death and substantially decreases the number of ...



Book, video show highlights of Shenandoah history - News  Republican & Herald

SHENANDOAH - The history of Shenandoah is as dynamic and diverse as its ethnic mix, its cultures and its economic vitality, something that can be seen in a ...



Shenandoah teen testifies on fatal assault of Mexican immigrant  Patriot-News

Two former high school football players who witnessed the fatal beating of a Mexican immigrant in Pennsylvania testified Thursday that a third member of their ...



Downtown Shenandoah Inc. turns borough into Whoville - News  Republican & Herald

SHENANDOAH — More than 175 people came out Friday night to watch local school students bring the world of Dr. Suess to life with costumes, makeup and ...



Trio of District 2's best coaches enter PA Sports Hall of Fame  Citizens Voice

PLAINS TWP. — They are three of the greatest coaches to walk the sidelines in the history of District 2 athletics. When you hear the names George Curry, Jack ...



Locals named all-state in field hockey, girls volleyball  Citizens Voice

The regular season and postseason is over. Now, it's awards season in high school field hockey. The Pennsylvania High School Field Hockey Coaches ...



What's Happening! December 8-9. 2018  PAHomePage.com

There are a number of events going on this weekend and in the days ahead! Enjoy! Remember more events can also be found on the Calendar of Events or ...



Shenandoah remains clouded with racial tension  PennLive.com

After police officers in Schuylkill County town are accused of a cover up in illegal immigrant's beating death, reactions range from shock to revulsion.



Shenandoah Valley Superintendent Rakowsky dies after illness - News  Republican & Herald

SHENANDOAH — Long-time Shenandoah Valley School District Superintendent Stanley G. Rakowsky died Friday morning and left a legacy of excellence in ...



Without Belenski, Dallas routs Pittston Area - Sports  Citizens Voice

DALLAS — The Dallas Mountaineers played arguably their best game of the season Friday night. But some chatter around the court focused more on who ...



HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Dallas routs Tunkhannock - Sports  Citizens Voice

DALLAS — Heading into Friday night's contest, Dallas wanted to establish the line of scrimmage on both sides of the football. That mission was accomplished, ...



Witness: Pa. teen threatened 'war' in beating case  FOXNews

SCRANTON, Pa. – One of the defendants charged with a federal hate crime in the beating death of a Mexican immigrant threatened to start a "civil war" if ...



High School Sports Live Scores  wnep.com

Official WNEP Sports final scores available here. Live Scores are powered by you, the fans! Download the ScoreStream app today to share your team scores, ...



HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Valley West edges Hazleton Area  Citizens Voice

HAZLETON — Valley West's Carson Canavan was a beast Friday night. The junior running back rushed for 251 yards on 29 carries and scored on a 42-yard ...



HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Furious fourth quarter lifts Valley West past Scranton  Citizens Voice

KINGSTON — For the second straight season, Valley West won the fourth-quarter battle against Scranton. This year, it was good enough to seal the victory.



Odds favor hunters as deer season begins - Sports  Citizens Voice

Recent trends indicate the odds favor hunters when they take to the woods today for the opening of Pennsylvania's two-week firearms deer season. According to ...



Pennsylvania schools sue state in bid to reform funding  Al Jazeera America

Six districts, along with NAACP, say state fails poor areas by relying too heavily on property taxes for school funding.



CAGED BEAST: Jordan headlines PA Cage Fight event this weekend  Citizens Voice

LARKSVILLE — Jimmy Jordan considers himself to be somewhat of a natural athlete. Jordan recalls his late grandfather Don Lewis, who once marveled at ...



Rome takes 4th in Class 2A race - Sports  Citizens Voice

HERSHEY — After about a mile of running, Mitchell Rome found himself in the lead pack. Then the midway point of his final meet with Dallas cross country came ...



Bats gain protection in Pennsylvania - Sports  Citizens Voice

A disease put bats in danger a dozen years ago, but listing some of these bats as endangered in Pennsylvania now could take a small step toward saving them ...



Football Game of the Week: Valley View at Dallas  Citizens Voice

VALLEY VIEW (7-0) at DALLAS (7-0). When: 7, tonight. Last meeting: Valley View 18, Dallas 12 (2011 district playoffs). Series history: Valley View leads 2-1.



Holy Redeemer (24-1, District 2 champion) vs. Bald Eagle (22-0, District 6 champion) - Sports  Citizens Voice

What: PIAA Class 2A volleyball championship game. When: 1 p.m. today. Where: Cumberland Valley High School. Online: Follow @TonyCVSports on Twitter for ...



New rules enhance pheasant hunting - Sports  Citizens Voice

For generations it was the pursuit of small game in general and ringneck pheasants and rabbits in particular that was the highlight of the fall hunting seasons.



Dallas starts strong, but sees season end at Valley View  Citizens Voice

PECKVILLE — On its first drive of the night, Dallas checked off all the boxes. The Mountaineers completed a few passes, established a little bit of the run game ...



State cross country preview - Sports  Citizens Voice

What: PIAA Cross Country Championships. Where: Parkview Cross Country Course, Hershey. When: Today, starting at 9:30 a.m.. Online: Follow staff writer Eric ...



W-B Area will merge 3 city high school athletic programs  Citizens Voice

PLAINS — Beginning with the 2019-2020 school year, it will be a brand new ballgame for the three Wilkes-Barre City public high schools. At a school board ...



WVC BOYS BASKETBALL PREVIEW: Reigning WVC champs aiming for repeats  Citizens Voice

The champs are back. But in some cases, they look a whole lot different. The Wyoming Valley Conference boys basketball season begins Friday with Hazleton ...



WVC GIRLS SOCCER ROUNDUP: Wesp wins it for Pittston Area  Citizens Voice

At Pittston Area, Katelyn Wesp scored the game-winning goal in the 64th minute of the Patriots' 3-2 win against Valley West in WVC girls soccer Thursday.



WVC SWIMMING ROUNDUP: Spartans, Patriots split - Sports  Citizens Voice

At Pittston Area, Valley West diver Sophia Ginocchetti broke her own school record with 271.15 points, but the Pittston Area girls claimed a meet win.



2018 Field Hockey All-Stars - Sports  Citizens Voice

School: Holy Redeemer. Class: Senior. Position: Forward. After Holy Redeemer graduated its top players in 2017, Dolan took charge. Fairfield commit helped ...



HS FOOTBALL: Imhotep Charter ends Valley View run in PIAA Class 4A  Citizens Voice

SLATINGTON — Most fighting back tears, Valley View players walked off the rain-soaked turf and were received by a proud and passionate contingent of fans ...



Penn State's Sanderson to help with clinic at Valley West  Citizens Voice

Local wrestlers hoping to become the best in the district, region or state are getting the chance to learn from one of the best of all-time. Penn State wrestling ...



HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Advantageous Crestwood holds off Coughlin rally  Citizens Voice

WILKES-BARRE- Chalk it up as a typical season opener for both Crestwood and Coughlin. There were mistakes, penalties, opportunities and missed chances.



PIAA Field Hockey capsules - Sports  Citizens Voice

(2-1 Wyoming Seminary (18-2-1) vs. (11-1) Lehighton (17-4-1). What: PIAA Class A quarterfinals. When: Noon, today. Where: Central Columbia HS. How they ...



Holy Redeemer rolls to 12th straight district title  Citizens Voice

Jason Farmer / Staff PhotographerHoly Redeemer's Liv Moore celebrates with the team. Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2018: Jason Farmer / Staff ...



2018 Citizens' Voice Baseball All-Stars - Sports  Citizens Voice

Joe Stella. School: Pittston Area. Year: Junior. Position: Third base. The University of Maine commit finished tied for tops in the conference in batting average in ...



WVC BOYS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Shoats leads Royals past Rangers  Citizens Voice

At Holy Redeemer, the Royals broked open a tied game with a big second-quarter run, beating Northwest 65-47,. The win improved the Royals to 7-1, 3-0 in the ...



PSU FOOTBALL: Lake-Lehman grad Connor McGovern entering NFL Draft  Citizens Voice

Never one to back away from a challenge, Lake-Lehman graduate Connor McGovern soon will be staring down his biggest one yet. McGovern, a junior ...



PIAA FIELD HOCKEY ROUND 1 PREVIEW - Sports  Citizens Voice

(2-1) Wyoming Seminary (17-2-1) vs. (3-4) Bermudian Springs (21-2-1). What: Class A first round. When: 5, tonight. Where: Crestwood HS. How they got here: ...



Quinn resigns as Coughlin girls coach - Sports  Citizens Voice

Sources have confirmed Coughlin girls basketball coach John Quinn III has stepped down as the head coach following a suspension that was handed down by ...



DISTRICT 2 GIRLS SOCCER PREVIEW: Lake-Lehman 2A top seed, Crestwood ranked first in 3A  Citizens Voice

CLASS A. Defending champ: Lakeland. Moving on: The champion advances to the PIAA tournament, where it will play the District 3 runner-up in the first round ...



HS BASKETBALL: Wyoming Seminary powers to another victory  Citizens Voice

At Dallas, Dimitri Gnall scored 22 points, while Todd Phillips added 13 to lead Wyoming Seminary over Dallas, 65-32 in boys basketball action Saturday.



Fish and Boat Commission increasing some permit prices  Citizens Voice

Rather than close some hatcheries in a savings proposal that angered lawmakers, the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission opted to raise money by ...



New Year's Eve pops and drops abound in and around Berks County  Reading Eagle

Many communities have free celebrations that include fireworks and concerts.



GIRLS BASKETBALL: Coughlin coach Quinn suspended indefinitely - Sports  Citizens Voice

Coughlin girls basketball coach John Quinn III was suspended indefinitely by the Wilkes-Barre Area School District following an incident that occurred during ...



FIELD HOCKEY: Wyoming Seminary wins Class A state championship  Citizens Voice

Wyoming Seminary defeated Newport, 2-0, for the PIAA Class A field hockey title, the Blue Knights' seventh state title. Hannah Maxwell and Kelsey Reznick ...



NFL: Scranton native Munchak joins Fangio in Denver  Citizens Voice

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Scranton native Mike Munchak, who had been a finalist for Denver's head coaching job, is making a lateral move from the Pittsburgh ...



The Grinch returns to open Christmas season in Shenandoah  Republican & Herald

SHENANDOAH — The infamous Grinch returned to Shenandoah in all his grinch-iness Friday evening as the borough kicked off the Christmas season with ...



Rocket, Qadry Ismail look back on time playing for Meyers  Citizens Voice

When they came to Wilkes-Barre in 1982, Meyers High School was as much of a mystery to Rocket and Qadry Ismail as the Ismail brothers were to Meyers.



HS FOOTBALL: Dunmore's Henzes sidelined after heart procedure  Citizens Voice

Dunmore head football coach Jack Henzes is recovering from heart valve surgery he underwent 10 days ago at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City.



McGrane Tournament: Piontkowski's diverse skill set key for Redeemer  Citizens Voice

WILKES-BARRE — Jared Piontkowski stands out on any basketball court. This week, it's at the Wyoming Valley Catholic Youth Center, where Piontkowski will ...



WVC Basketball Roundup: Dallas routs Valley West - Sports  Citizens Voice

At Valley West, Dallas, coming out of halftime with a six-point lead, erased any possibility of a Spartan rally with a third-quarter spurt that powered the ...



HS FOOTBALL: Scranton Prep rolls over Montoursville - Sports  Citizens Voice

DUNMORE — It had the potential for a disastrous start. Scranton Prep fumbled on the game's first play deep in its territory. Montoursville recovered and had the ...



Senior running back, backup quarterback spark Pittston Area in 2nd half  Citizens Voice

WILKES-BARRE — Coughlin changed its quarterback out of necessity. Pittston Area changed its own to provide a spark. Even though the battle between the ...



How Did I Get Here? Paul Speaker  Bloomberg

Know when to adjust and when to stay the course,” says World Surf League's Paul Speaker.



Wyoming Area Ring of Pride inductees - Sports  Citizens Voice

Kim Pace. Kim Pace, class of 1971, lives in Wilkes-Barre with his wife, the former Carol Lombardo. They have a daughter, Lindsay Pace Jankowski, and a ...



District 2 golf: Lugiano, McClellan, Williams lead 9 regional qualifiers  Citizens Voice

ROARING BROOK TWP. — Wyoming Valley Conference golf is on the rise. Or, maybe, Monday's District 2 Individual Golf Championships signaled the WVC has ...



Talent, hard work, dedication turned Blue Devils into champions chmspions  Standard Speaker

Call it magic or even divine intervention. Whatever you call it, something special happened for Shenandoah Valley High School's football team in 1996. Joe Ruth ...



GOING FOR THE GOAL: Lake-Lehman beats Redeemer, chasing district's top seed  Citizens Voice

FORTY FORT — The fall high school sports season is coming to a close. Golf and tennis are already in the playoffs. The regular seasons in field hockey, soccer ...



Valley West defeats Bangor to advance to semifinals - Sports  Citizens Voice

SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — One year ago, Valley West field hockey made a statement. The Spartans cashed in on early scoring chances with three first-half goals ...



Hit me with your best shot - Sports  Citizens Voice

KINGSTON — Wyoming Seminary is playing this season with a target on its back. The Blue Knights are going to absorb every opponent's best shot — literally ...



Valley West holds off Coughlin - Sports  Citizens Voice

WILKES-BARRE — It wasn't a series that determined the outcome or defined the game. But when Valley West went on a 94-yard, 18-play drive to punch in its ...



PIAA FOOTBALL: Lackawanna Trail falls to Farrell - Sports  Citizens Voice

HERSHEY — Ray Melnikoff rocked Farrell's kickoff return speedster Jourdan Townsend, dislodging the ball and Josh Brown pounced on it for Lackawanna Trail.



WVC ROUNDUP: Valley West girls swim past Meyers on final relay  Citizens Voice

At Meyers, Valley West's girls edged out the Mohawks 89-84. The meet came down to the final race, the 400 freestyle relay, where Lexy Schweizer, Kendra ...



CHAMPS RALLY: Tinsley leads Abington Heights' comeback against Sem  Citizens Voice

KINGSTON — The state champs were in town Tuesday night. But longtime Abington Heights head coach Ken Bianchi would prefer that label stay attached to the ...



Midd-West too much for Blue Knights - Sports  Citizens Voice

WRIGHT TWP. — Sometimes, your team is simply outmatched. That proved to be the case Tuesday night at Crestwood, where Midd-West used speed and skill ...



CROSS COUNTRY ROUNDUP: Rome wins at Kirby Park  Citizens Voice

At Kirby Park, Dallas senior Mitchell Rome won by nearly a minute in 16 minutes, 38 seconds as his Mountaineers took a pair of races but fell to Hazleton Area, ...



Overtime field goal sends Dallas to title game  Citizens Voice

DALLAS — The kick was certainly high enough. It was definitely long enough. The only thing left to determine was what would the wind do with the football once ...



CROSS COUNTRY ROUNDUP: McKenna tops the field, Lake-Lehman tops the meet  Citizens Voice

At Lake-Lehman, Valley West sophomore Tavian McKenna won a season-opening tri-meet in 18 minutes, 30 seconds as his Spartans picked up a win, 24-33 ...



HS GOLF: WVC field once again deep, talented as new season begins  Citizens Voice

This high school golf season has only just begun. But Dallas' team victory at last week's Tryba Preseason Tournament was so convincing that it's hard to imagine ...



Spartans shake off slow start to claim victory  Citizens Voice

PLYMOUTH — For two days, the Valley West girls basketball team sat on the sidelines while most other Wyoming Valley teams tipped off their seasons.



Old Forge blanks Holy Redeemer - Sports  Citizens Voice

WILKES-BARRE — Dante Lucarelli almost achieved perfection. Literally. The Old Forge starting quarterback completed all but one pass, and threw four ...



Cougars roll past Scranton - Sports  Citizens Voice

MOOSIC — Jacob Hunsinger scored touchdowns three different ways, Sparky Wolk threw for a pair of scores, and Hazleton Area snapped a two-game slide ...



WVC BOYS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Smith, Johnson lead GAR  Citizens Voice

At GAR, Curtis Smith poured in a game-high 27 points, and Will Johnson added 24 as GAR held off Pittston Area on Thursday, 76-62. GAR held a 13-point lead ...



DISTRICT 2 FIELD HOCKEY: Playoffs get started - Sports  Citizens Voice

The District 2 field hockey playoffs got underway with Tuesday's quarterfinal round in Classes A and 2A, where pretty much everything went according to plan.



WVC Wrestling Tournament Results - Sports  Citizens Voice

Team scores. Hazleton Area (HAZ), 249; Lake-Lehman (L-L), 189.5; Dallas (DAL), 161; Tunkhannock (TUN), 157.5; Coughlin (COU), 136; Valley West (VW), 123 ...



Luzerne County Hall of Fame announces new class  Citizens Voice

The Luzerne County Sports Hall of Fame will induct a diverse class of its 15 newest members next month. The high school, college and professional ranks will ...



DISTRICT 2 FIELD HOCKEY PREVIEW - Sports  Citizens Voice

CLASS A. Favorite: Wyoming Seminary. Moving on: The champion and runner-up advance to the PIAA tournament, which begins Tuesday, Nov. 6. The D2 ...



Live updates: Tunkhannock softball wins 17-0 at LLWS - Sports  Citizens Voice

The Tunkhannock majors softball team will play at 10 p.m. tonight against Europe-Africa (Northwest Czech Republic) in the Little League World Series in ...



Citrus Bowl: Where to watch - Sports  Citizens Voice

No. 12 Penn State (9-3, 6-3 Big Ten) vs. No. 14 Kentucky (9-3, 5-3 Southeastern Conference). When: 1 p.m., Today. Where: Camping World Stadium. TV: ABC.



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