Tunkhannock Borough representatives (from left) David Wiggins, Dawn Welch, Ben Barziloski and Dan Gay approached the Wyoming County Commissioners on Tuesday to get answers about plans to provide drug and alcohol treatment within the borough. Photo and story by Rick Hiduk (Also published in the Rocket-Courier) The lead agenda itemContinue Reading

Displaying new Chromebook computers purchased through a partnership with the Ken and Caroline Taylor Family Foundation are (seated, from left) Wesley Kershner, Katelyn Trowbridge, Julia Lacy, Maddie Phillips, Myles Kershner, Michael Phillips, (standing) Josh Stoddard, Alex Patton, Madison Patton, Rachel Wilson and Nadia Brown. Photos and story by Rick HidukContinue Reading

Laceyville’s Donovan Park is looking sharp and already seeing use as the 2019 baseball and softball seasons get underway. The borough is using a new mower on the fields, and members of Braintrim Baptist Church recently restored the bleachers. Photos and story by Rick Hiduk (Also published in the Rocket-Courier)Continue Reading

Submitted Article Three school districts represented by majority chairman of the House Children and Youth Committee, state Rep. Karen Boback (Lackawanna/Luzerne/Wyoming), are among 234 districts statewide to be receiving school safety grants. “The grants are the result of Act 44 of 2018, which dedicated funding to school districts, intermediate units,Continue Reading

Wyoming County 911 director Jeff Porter (left) explains the variety of technology installed in the county’s new mobile command unit. Also celebrating the official unveiling of Command 66 are (continuing from left) commissioners Judy Mead, Tom Henry and Mike Stabinsky and deputy 911 director Frank Miller. Photos and story byContinue Reading