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Criminal court, July 19, 2014 A Shenandoah man will not have to spend more time in prison after being sentenced Friday in Schuylkill County Court on two drug-related charges.Instead, Zachary T. Cyr, 21, was sentenced to time served to six months in prison by Judge James P. Goodman.Goo
Republican Herald | Jul 19, 2014 04:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Pottsville police arrest five in burglary Five people - four men and one juvenile - were charged by Pottsville police after officers were called for a burglary in progress in the 800 block of Grant Street about 2:45 p.m. Wednesday.Police identified those arrested as Brent Newman, 28, of Pottsvill
Republican Herald | Jul 18, 2014 04:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Family Dollar opens doors Thursday to happy customers SHENANDOAH - Family Dollar in Shenandoah opened its doors Thursday morning for the first day of business at its new location, with customers arriving to look over the store and pick up some items. The parking lot began to fill quickly in the morning, but
Republican Herald | Jul 18, 2014 04:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Fire leaves four homeless BRANCHDALE - A Thursday morning house fire at 8 Sport Hill Road in Reilly Township, displaced a family of four. State police at Schuylkill Haven said that fire departments were met with heavy flames coming from the back of the residence and were unable to
Republican Herald | Jul 18, 2014 04:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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City holds hearings to continue noise enforcement No one from the public attended two hearings Thursday in which the City of Pottsville presented its case to once again become the authority on noise control for a collection of businesses that have state liquor licenses. City Administrator Thomas A. Palam
Republican Herald | Jul 18, 2014 04:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Children learn teamwork during firefighting training camp in Schuylkill Haven SCHUYLKILL HAVEN - Children had the chance to live out a typical childhood dream of being a firefighter on the last day of the first Embers Training Camp on Thursday at Liberty Fire Company No. 4. "We are very family-oriented, and there is a large nu
Republican Herald | Jul 18, 2014 04:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Police log, July 18, 2014 Frackville manhurt in crashBERNVILLE - A Frackville man was seriously injured when the 2003 Jeep Wrangler he was driving collided with another vehicle about 12:10 p.m. Thursday at Route 183 and Penn Bern Road in Penn Township, Berks County.State police at
Republican Herald | Jul 18, 2014 04:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Finalists announced for Schuylkill County Idol XII Three finalists remain in Schuylkill County Idol XII.Bryel Frasch, 16, of Ashland, Ryan Wilkinson, 29, of Schuylkill Haven, and Richard Harper, 21, of Cumbola, will move on to the final round in the competition.The finalists will face the music in the fin
Republican Herald | Jul 17, 2014 04:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Loitering, litter identified as problems in business district With compliments, complaints and dime-sized red dot stickers, a group of more than 30 people at the community summit Wednesday made suggestions on how to improve one of the main corridors of the city's downtown business district, the 100 to 600 blocks of
Republican Herald | Jul 17, 2014 04:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Hawk Mountain studies use of goats to control invasive plant species KEMPTON - Those looking to remove invasive plants may want to put down the herbicide and invest in something more natural, like goats, as Hawk Mountain Sanctuary has recently implemented. Hawk Mountain launched a six-week study, which ended Wednesday, to
Republican Herald | Jul 17, 2014 04:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend

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