Airport Authority reorganizes

BY GRACE DOVE Jim Brooks was reappointed chairman; William Owens, vice-chairman; Bill Jaquish, secretary; Richard Harding, treasurer and William Earnshaw, assistant to the treasurer. The authority meets the third Wednesday…

Area barber makes final cut

BY JOSH MROZINSKI Tomolonis, 63, of Springville, closed his shop Saturday, after nearly 40 years of operation. He described his last day as sad. After returning from the Pennsylvania School…

Son remembered

BY JOSH MROZINSKI Wentz, 37, added writing and pictures of her son, Stephen Smith Jr., to her MySpace.com home page. On Nov. 24 Rashaun Garner, 17, of Wilkes-Barre, allegedly shot…

Trio preserving coal heritage

STORY AND PHOTOS BY GRACE DOVEChris Murley, Banks Ries and Adam Zuroski are members of groups dedicated to preserving three local mines, and are restoring some of the machines once…

Forkston road help sought

BY JOSH MROZINSKI “The bottom line is that do we have to wait until somebody dies?” Ben Thomas, 48, asked. He said it took the death of Laura Mae Kasson…