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Hockey players and Tux visit Back Mountain Memorial Library

Hockey players and Tux visit Back Mountain Memorial Library

The Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins don’t usually play on Tuesday nights, so the players find something else to do. Last Tuesday, forwards Tom Ko...

November 30th, 2016 updated: December 1st, 2016. |  


Misericordia awarded $25,400 from governor’s ‘It’s On Us PA’ program to combat campus sexual assault

Misericordia awarded $25,400 from governor’s ‘It’s On Us PA’ program to combat campus sexual assault

DALLAS TWP. — Misericordia University is among 36 postsecondary institutions of higher education in Pennsylvania awarded nearly $1 million colle...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Lake-Lehman Junior High students named Student of the Month for Septemer

Lake-Lehman Junior High students named Student of the Month for Septemer

Lake-Lehman Junior High students have been selected as September Students of the Month based on their demonstration of leadership, scholarship and cit...

November 30th, 2016 |  


AAA: State, national average gas prices climbed by a penny overnight

AAA: State, national average gas prices climbed by a penny overnight

The state and national average gas prices climbed by a penny overnight, and the national average is up 2 cents from last week.AAA Mid-Atlantic provide...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Rain forecast for the Wyoming Valley as weekend draws near

Rain forecast for the Wyoming Valley as weekend draws near

Rain and warmer temperatures are expected to stick around the Wyoming Valley as the weekend approaches, but the region could see some snow on Friday n...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Former Dallas Area Municipal Authority chairman Craig Tupper fined $2,500

Former Dallas Area Municipal Authority chairman Craig Tupper fined $2,500

DALLAS — An effort to meet sales goals will cost a former Dallas Area Municipal Authority chairman $2,500.According to the Pennsylvania State Et...

November 29th, 2016 |  


SPORTS


Back Mountain athletes add to Holy Redeemer’s success

Back Mountain athletes add to Holy Redeemer’s success

Mike Davitt inherited a team that was “top heavy” on forwards and midfielders for his first season as Holy Redeemer boys soccer coach.Anth...

November 23rd, 2016 |  


Back Mountain athletes look forward to playing college-level sports

Emily Johns attracted the attention of college track and field recruiters with her abilities in the discus and high school’s other throwing even...

November 23rd, 2016 |  


College roundup: Sutton closes career with All-American performance

College roundup: Sutton closes career with All-American performance

Kieran Sutton closed out the cross country portion of his collegiate distance running career by earning All-American honors with a 25th-place finish a...

November 22nd, 2016 |  


Lake-Lehman’s Lilli Stepanski takes hockey talents to St. Francis

Lake-Lehman’s Lilli Stepanski takes hockey talents to St. Francis

Lake-Lehman field hockey standout Lilli Stepanski signed her National Letter of Intent and will take her athletic and academic talents to St. Francis ...

November 22nd, 2016 |  


Lake-Lehman’s Sarah Sabaluski to play hockey for University of Louisville

Lake-Lehman’s Sarah Sabaluski to play hockey for University of Louisville

Lake-Lehman High School field hockey standout Sarah Sabaluski will take her athletic and academic talents to University of Louisville to play field ho...

November 21st, 2016 |  


State semifinal trip ends impressive run by Lake-Lehman field hockey seniors

State semifinal trip ends impressive run by Lake-Lehman field hockey seniors

WHITEHALL – Oley Valley carried a lead into the final minutes of Tuesday’s state semifinal battle of field hockey unbeatens with Lake-Lehm...

November 17th, 2016 |  


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Sock-tober at Misericordia

Dallas American Legion presents essay contest

Daddow-Isaacs Dallas American Legion Post 672 is sponsoring their annual Essay Contest. This year’s topic is “Should the American Flag Be ...

November 21st, 2016 |  


Dallas cheerleader to perform in Philadelphia’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Dallas cheerleader to perform in Philadelphia’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Aubrey Lynn Halbach, daughter of Paul and Joann Halbach, an eighth-grade student at Dallas Middle School, has been selected along with more than 500 j...

November 20th, 2016 |  


Empty Bowls senior project benefits the food pantry

Empty Bowls senior project benefits the food pantry

As part of his senior project for Lake Lehman High School, Ethan Sensbach took over the duties of glazing more than 100 bowls and assisted with firing...

November 19th, 2016 |  


Your Space: Share your favorite photos with Dallas Post readers

Your Space: Share your favorite photos with Dallas Post readers

Bill Tarutis took this infrared photo of ferns growing along Mt. Olivet Road near Frances Slocum State Park in Kingston Township. Send your photos to ...

November 19th, 2016 |  


Only Yesterday: Investigation revealed two pigs were poisoned with lye on Herbert Kemmer Farm at Loyalville in 1946

Only Yesterday: Investigation revealed two pigs were poisoned with lye on Herbert Kemmer Farm at Loyalville in 1946

Editor’s note: The Dallas Post is 127 years old. Information for “Only Yesterday” is printed exactly as it appeared originally.20 ye...

November 19th, 2016 |  


BUSINESS


G + ME, a children’s yoga studio and boutique, to open in Dallas Twp.

DALLAS — G + ME, a children’s yoga studio and boutique, will open in November at the Twin Stacks Center in Dallas. The studio and boutique...

October 26th, 2016 |  


Local, state and national economic growth reported at economic summit

Local, state and national economic growth reported at economic summit

LEHMAN TWP. — The nation, state and region have economic growth, according to Elif Sen, a senior economic analyst in the Research Department at ...

October 21st, 2016 updated: October 21st, 2016. |  


Barre workouts reach into Back Mountain as The Zen Barre Studio opens

Barre workouts reach into Back Mountain as The Zen Barre Studio opens

DALLAS TWP. — Concepts of pilates, yoga and ballet are blended to create a low-impact workout at The Zen Barre Studio.The Zen Barre Studio (pron...

October 19th, 2016 |  


Chamber Notes: Back Mountain Chamber preps for economic summit, candy fundraiser

Chamber Notes: Back Mountain Chamber preps for economic summit, candy fundraiser

September was a very active month for the Back Mountain Chamber, as it held its fourth annual Cultural Committee event. This year the event featured a...

September 29th, 2016 |  


The Silver Broomstick flys into Shavertown, offers unique products, insight on Pagan beliefs

The Silver Broomstick flys into Shavertown, offers unique products, insight on Pagan beliefs

KINGSTON TWP. —What patrons will find inside the Silver Broomstick is more than an entrepreneurial couple selling their wares — one may fi...

September 21st, 2016 updated: September 22nd, 2016. |  


Chamber Notes: Back Mountain Chamber welcomes new members

Chamber Notes: Back Mountain Chamber welcomes new members

August was another quiet month for the Back Mountain Chamber, as many members were enjoying some last minute summer vacation time before school starts...

August 31st, 2016 |  


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