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Police, Sheriff's reports

Police reports The Brookhaven Police Department's reports for Friday through Sunday were as follows: Intoxicated subject on South First Street Vandalism on North Jackson Street Alarm on Brookway Boulevard Suspicious vehicle on Stribling Road Disturbance on Howard Road Traffic stop on East Mead

DAILY LEADER - 2017-09-18 23:59:59

Mamie Martin going for a hole-in-one

School officials in Brookhaven are taking a swing at a program that aims to teach second graders discipline and good health through golf. Through a partnership with Brookhaven Country Club, Mamie Martin Elementary will be offering a new program called The First Tee. It is an international youth deve

DAILY LEADER - 2017-09-18 23:59:59

Shooting wounds girl, 13

A Pike County girl has been hospitalized and her cousin and another man are in jail after an accidental shooting late Friday night. Pike County Chief Investigator Chris Bell said sheriff's deputies responded around 11:30 to 6121 Magnolia Progress Road on a report of an accidental shooting involving

ENTERPRISE-JOURNAL - 2017-09-18 19:00:00

Business owners asked to attend urgent crime meeting at PD

A recent rash of business burglaries and robberies has prompted the Chief of Police to conduct a how-to meeting with Hazlehurst businesses. Byron Swilley, Police Chief, urges all business owners and operators to attend the crime-prevention meeting on Wednesday, September 20 at 4 p.m. at Hazlehurst P

COPIAHCOUNTYCOURIER.COM - 2017-09-18 07:00:00

Hazlehurst official talks about what happens during a state takeover

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) - After a year and a half long audit uncovers education, safety and security violations at Jackson Public Schools, the state may takeover. WJTV 12 looked into another school district that experienced a takeover. Hazlehurst Public Schools were taken over by the state on 2008. Th

WJTV.COM - 2017-09-18 21:51:45

At least 7 charged in Sullivan heroin ring investigation

MONTICELLO - Police and prosecutors announced "the arrest of multiple individuals following a major heroin distribution investigation" on Tuesday, but released little else about the sweep. State police and Sullivan County District Attorney Jim Farrell, in a terse news release, said the suspects were

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2017-09-19 15:45:39

Story of Lenape told at Grahamsville museum

GRAHAMSVILLE - A historical re-enactment, "The Story of the Lenape," will be held at 2 p.m. Sept. 24 at the Time and the Valleys Museum on Route 55 in Grahamsville. Historical re-enactor Tom Riley plays the part of a Lenape warrior, painted for war. He recounts the origins of the Lenape and trace th

TIMES HERALD-RECORD - 2017-09-20 07:01:00

Misericordia represented in Harrisburg for legislative announcements

Misericordia University was represented in Harrisburg on Wednesday, Sept. 6, when a group of legislators, advocates and college students joined Gov. Tom Wolf as he announced a series of legislative efforts to address sexual violence on college campuses and in K-12 schools. Participating in the progr

TIMES-LEADER - 2017-09-19 10:01:14

What Christie and Kellyanne Conway just said about the opioid crisis in N.J.

TRENTON -- Gov. Chris Christie and Kellyanne Conway, a top aide to President Donald Trump, appeared together in New Jersey's capital city Monday to champion how the federal government is working with the pharmaceutical industry to combat the nation's deadly opioid addiction epidemic. Trump tapped C

NJ.COM - 2017-09-18 20:27:31

Best bets for weekend entertainment

Jump, Jive an' Jazz! The sounds of jazz will fill Scranton Cultural Center at The Masonic Temple, 420 N. Washington Ave., on Sunday, Sept. 24. "Jump, Jive an' Jazz!" at 6:30 p.m. in the grand ballroom and features music from Patrick Marcinko Jr.'s Upper Valley Winds Big Band, Bob Dorough's "Schoo

SCRANTON TIMES-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-20 10:03:59

HS CROSS COUNTRY: Wirth sets course record

Tyler Wirth set a course record at Montrose in 15:43 to lead Wallenpaupack to three wins in a Lackawanna League boys cross country meet Tuesday. Brandon Curley of Montrose set a school record in 16:28. At Honesdale, Kyle Burke finished first overall and Daniel Uhranowski was third to lead Abingto

SCRANTON TIMES-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-20 10:55:51

New Parking Rules During Wayne Memorial Hospital Expansion

HONESDALE -- Wayne Memorial Hospital is getting a major makeover, and it means there are new rules for parking there. Work has only just started on a massive expansion at the hospital in Honesdale, but the impacts are already plain to see. Big areas are fenced off. Signs are everywhere, and consider

WNEP-TV 16 - 2017-09-19 21:33:34

Auxilium School celebrates 40 years

HAMPTON -- The Auxilium School has been, for the past 40 years, steeped in tradition. Each Halloween, children wear their favorite costume and march in a parade. On President's Day, children learn to recognize presidents of the past by recalling historical facts and putting on a play. Every morning,

NEW JERSEY HERALD - 2017-09-20 07:01:00

Autumn T. Thomas art exhibit to open at SCCC

NEWTON -- Opening reception for an exhibition of contemporary art by Autumn T. Thomas will be held 5-7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 22, at Sussex County Community College Gallery in C Building. Thomas uses handmade paper and forged metals in her work, which explores a range of social commentary and diversit

NEW JERSEY HERALD - 2017-09-19 07:01:00

LETTER: Nazi signs a symbol of growing hate culture

I was at the Champion of the Grill, when a teporter and a photographer both told me of Nazi writings on the Airport Diner on the outskirts of Sussex Borough. Such behavior is either the worst form of non-utilitarian delinquency or the action of an individual or individuals with a low sense of self a

DAILY RECORD - 2017-09-19 04:10:33

Community rallies behind Airport Diner

WANTAGE -- Just hours after word broke Sunday morning that the Airport Diner in Wantage was vandalized and covered in anti-Semitic graffiti, local residents proved what could happen when a community comes together during a difficult time. It was merely hours after state police conducted their invest

NEW JERSEY HERALD - 2017-09-19 07:01:00

2 seriously injured in weekend crash on Route 80

PARSIPPANY -- Two people were seriously injured in a single-vehicle crash on Route 80 Saturday night, State Police said. State Police spokesman Sgt. Jeff Flynn said a Nissan Juke ran off the left side of the road and struck a tree at about 9:43 p.m. on Route 80 east near mile-marker 42.1. The drive

NJ.COM - 2017-09-18 18:45:44

Family Promise holds open house

NEWTON - Family Promise of Sussex County to host Annual Fall Open House, October 2, 2017 from 4 to 6pm. The agency's open house provides a platform for local businesses, agencies, and the community to gain further exposure to the invisible problem of family homelessness in the county. The growing n

SPARTAINDEPENDENT.COM - 2017-09-18 23:05:00

Breast cancer diagnosis can't stop her

Editor's note: This story is part of a series that is published for Project Self-Sufficiency's "Mammograms Save Lives" program. When she was diagnosed with breast cancer at the age of 62, Debbie Papanestor had only one question for the physician who had gently broken the news to her: "What do we h

NEW JERSEY HERALD - 2017-09-18 07:01:00

Anti-Semitic graffiti found on Airport Diner

WANTAGE -- Authorities are investigating anti-Semitic graffiti and vandalism found on Sunday morning at the Airport Diner. One side and the rear of the building were spray-painted with swastikas and other anti-Semitic language, including "Kill Jews," "Heil Hitler," "WPWW," an acronym for "white po

NEW JERSEY HERALD - 2017-09-18 01:25:00