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Oblates plans Lenten devotions St. Joseph’s Oblates Chapel will offer Lenten devotions at 6 p.m. Mondays during Lent, concluding Monday of Holy Week on March 26. The evenings will include the Rosary with newly composed scriptural Sorrowful Mysteries by Er (read more)

West Wyoming's Skvarla honored at King's

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Skvarla receives Spirit of Holy Cross Award at King’s Lucyann Skvarla, a West Wyoming resident who since 1978 has served in various positions at King’s College, was recently selected to receive the Spirit of Holy Cross Award, an annual recognition by the (read more)

African-Americans had strong presence around the turn of the centery

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Is it possible to find a Greater Pittston-themed Black History Month story without a Patience family connection? Well, yes and no. The Patience family has been well chronicled in lectures, television appearances and several books by Juanita Patience Moss. (read more)

Dupont VFW Valentine's dinner dance

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Dupont Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4909 held its annual Valentine’s dinner dance Saturday, Feb. 10. The event included a dinner buffet, music by Millennium and door prizes. DAVE SCHERBENCO / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER (read more)

Avoca native studying tourism at the Olympics

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Olympians possess a tremendous ability to focus. They train to become masters of their sport and pour every ounce of their energy into their performance, tuning out the world around them. Katie Joyce is training to master her craft at the 2018 Olympic Win (read more)


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