Loyalsock vs Central Columbia

Loyalsock and Central Columbia played for the Heartland Conference Boys basketball Championship.  Sock rolled 55-29.

Lackawanna County Man Meets Country Star

GREENFIELD TOWNSHIP — The Brad Paisley concert at Mohegan Sun Arena near Wilkes-Barre Thursday night was a great time for Austin Davis and his family. “It was amazing, yeah. He was really happy,” said Francine Adams of Greenfield Township, Austin’s mom. Austin Davis is 23-years old. He is one of country star Brad Paisley’s biggest fans. Davis has cerebral palsy but his mom says even on his bad days, hearing Paisley’s music can get him smiling. “Oh, he goes nuts, […]

Loyalsock hoops

Loyalsock talks about reaching the Heartland Conference Boys Title game, after beating Central Mountain.

Talkback: Return of the Political Calls

You may have noticed a lack of political calls in recent editions of Talkback 16, but after Thursday’s presidential news conference and immigration protests we couldn’t avoid them.

Penn State Revokes Frat Chapter after Student Death, Creates New Rules

STATE COLLEGE — Penn State has revoked the charter of a fraternity where a student died after a party last week. The Beta Theta Pi fraternity will not be recognized as a frat for at least five years. The university has banned all social events involving alcohol at all fraternities through the end of the spring semester. Penn State has banned all new member recruitment until plans are in place to eliminate hazing.

Drops of Winter Color

Winter splendor is most often in shades of black and white. But Mike Stevens says some drops of color can be found in the PhotoLink Library.

Burglary of popular Bethlehem market captured on video

The man broke into Elias Market shortly before midnight Monday; police released the video on Friday.

Police are looking for a man who smashed a glass front door and crawled into…

Raccoon in Allentown tests positive for rabies

The raccoon, which came into contact with a dog, was captured in the 400 block of North Spruce Street.

Allentown’s Bureau of Health and Animal Control is reminding residents to v…

Couple admit to stealing $1.4M from Emmaus business

Pamela Kern stole the money over a decade while she worked at Ott Consulting, prosecutors previously said.

An Allentown couple reached a plea deal with prosecutors on Friday on c…

Residents ‘likely’ displaced after Fountain Hill fire, official says (PHOTOS)

The blaze at 843 Kieffer St. was under control in about 20 minutes, according to the assistant fire chief.

Fountain Hill residents will likely be displaced, following a Friday af…