Harshbarger to be extradited for trial

BY ROBERT L. BAKER Wyoming County Press Examiner The Third U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld the extradition to Canada of a Meshoppen woman to stand trial for the 2006…

PIAA reduces coach suspension

BY STEVE BENNETT Times-Shamrock Writer STATE COLLEGE – Ted Jackson will be allowed to coach high school football during the 2010 season. But he will be getting a much later…

Man sentenced for gun-waving incident

BY MICHAEL R. SISAK Times-Shamrock Writer WILKES-BARRE – A former Tunkhannock Area High School teacher was sentenced for wielding a gun outside his Luzerne County home last summer. Gerald J….

Friend, school worker save choking girl

BY MICHAEL J. RUDOLF Wyoming County Press Examiner TUNKHANNOCK – Quick thinking by a Roslund Elementary School fourth grader, and the training of a school cafeteria worker, may have saved…

Work bee rejuvenates Creek Junction Park

BY ROBERT L. BAKER Wyoming County Press Examiner Not long after the floodwaters of a raging Mehoopany Creek began to recede from Creek Junction Park in January, Pastor Jean Swett…