Vote for one with the 'write stuff'

Quite a few years ago, I wrote a column about not having an idea about what to write a column. Well, today is slightly different. More...

Posted 5/21/2017 10:00 AM

Choir hits notes and baseballs at Mount Carmel picnic

Shamokin and Mount Carmel Catholic choir members convened for a picnic on Tuesday, Aug. 28, 1883, at Mount Carmel’s GAR Park.  More...

Posted 5/21/2017 10:00 AM

PAGE ONE REWIND 1926: NEWBERRY STORE LAID IN RUINS BY FLAMES

13 FAMILIES HOMELESS IN BLAZE THAT SWEEPS STORE AND APARTMENT STRUCTURE CAUSING $250,000 LOSS  More...

Posted 5/21/2017 10:00 AM

The dancing Galilean moons of Jupiter

There’s a bright shiner lighting up the Shamokin heavens these warm late spring evenings. It’s Jupiter, the big guy of the solar system. Without a doubt, it’s by far the largest planet, overwhelming any other star or planet in brightness. More...

Posted 5/21/2017 10:00 AM

Transformation and inspiration: A journey in weight loss

SHAMOKIN — High school graduation marks the end of a chapter in the lives of young adults, but for 2016 Shamokin graduate Logan Bulchie, it was the beginning of an inspirational book. More...

Posted 5/14/2017 10:00 AM

Mom shouldn't have stayed in her bed on Mother's Day

Artist James Whistler’s most famous painting featured his mom taking a well-deserved rest in a chair. No offense to Whistler’s mother, but if she deserved to take it easy my Mother should have received an around-the-world cruise.  More...

Posted 5/14/2017 10:00 AM

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