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Postcards Wanted to Encourage a Social Studies Lesson

UPDATE (March 25) — The students have received postcards from all 50 states.

TAMAQUA — Mrs. Barron’s third grade class at Tamaqua Area Elementary is learning all about the land of the free. 338 more words


Teen Dead after Snowy Wreck in Schuylkill County

TAMAQUA — A teen is dead after a crash on Route 309 in Tamaqua.

Police said the 17-year-old girl from Nesquehoning was killed around 8 a.m. 156 more words


Snow, Ice Keeps Coming in Schuylkill County

TAMAQUA —  First responders and the Public Works Department had their hands full all day Sunday as the snow just didn’t seem to stop.

Piles of ice that built up during February are making it tough for folks who are trying to help clean up. 270 more words


Pottsville vs. Tamaqua

The Pottsville Crimson Tide are the number one team in our Super 16 Countdown, and will remain there after defeating Tamaqua in the Dist. 11 AAA semi-final game. 28 more words


Family Wants Cemetery Cleared Of Snow

TAMAQUA — The snow is a hassle for many people but the winter weather has prevented one couple in Schuylkill County from visiting their son’s grave. 463 more words


Frozen Treats in Freezing Temperatures

RUSH TOWNSHIP — The ice cream business isn’t exactly booming during the winter months, but a dairy bar and grill near Tamaqua is open anyway. 258 more words


Oil Delivery Drivers Working Overtime

TAMAQUA — Freezing temperatures mean many of us have our home heating systems working overtime. For some homeowners that means extra oil deliveries.

Employees of Fegley Oil Company based in Tamaqua are out on the road every day filling those oil tanks. 229 more words