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Equines For Freedom to hold a Veterans Caregivers Program

CLARKS SUMMIT — Equines For Freedom will hold a Veterans Caregivers Program on May 5, 12, 19, June 2 and 9 at Equines for Freedom Gary Johnson Arena 2150 Port Royal Road. The free equine-assisted workshop consists of five, one-and-a-half-hour sessions Horses are used in the workshop, but are not ridden. No prior horse experience […]

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Joan Harris Dancers to present ‘Corciev, the Grieving Wood’

DALLAS — The Joan Harris Centre will present the full-length ballet called “Corciev, the Grieving Wood” April 21 and 22 in the Dallas Performing Arts Centre at the Dallas High School. Corciev is the story of a grieving queen whose loss is so great it could darken an entire forest. The spell can only be […]

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Back Mountain residents in the news

Greenwood graduates from Shippensburg SHIPPENSBURG — Wendy Greenwood, of Dallas, graduated Magna Cum Laude from Shippensburg University at the December 2017 graduation. A 2013 graduate of Dallas High School, Greenwood majored in Elementary and Special Education and was a member of Kappa Delta Pi education honor society. Ford recognized as LVC Student-Athlete ANNVILLE — Rebecca […]

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PSUWB student Shania Shelton named Outstanding Adult Learner

LEHMAN TWP. — Shania Shelton, a Rehabilitation and Human Services student, has been honored by the Luzerne County Council on Adult Higher Education as the Penn State Wilkes-Barre 2018 Outstanding Adult Learner recipient. Shelton was born and raised in Bear Creek. In addition to her studies at PSU Wilkes-Barre, she works as a beverage server […]

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Dallas Borough bids farewell to Summer Recreation Program in 2018

DALLAS — For over 30 years, the borough’s Summer Recreation Program offered fun in the sun to numerous youngsters. Not this year. Dallas Borough will not hold its annual Summer Recreation Program at Kenneth Young Memorial Park off Burndale Road, said Borough Manager Tracey Carr. Instead, the municipality will encourage borough and Dallas Township families […]

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Three Lehman-Jackson Elementary students among winners of handwriting contest

LEHMAN TWP. — Monday was not a typical day for three Lehman-Jackson Elementary School students. Ezekiel Deiter, 8, Finley Norconk, 9, and her brother Teagan, 12, were accompanied to Principal Donald James’ office by their teachers. The threesome did not have worried faces as they entered the office but big smiles. They were just notified […]

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Back Mountain Memorial Library lists events and calls for auction volunteers

DALLAS — The following events will be held at the Back Mountain Memorial Library, 96 Huntsville Road: • “Shared Mindfulness with Your Dog: The Healing Power of Connection,” given by noted animal behaviorist Corey Cohen, will focus on the bonds between you and your dog. Learn his stress-relieving techniques while connecting more powerfully with your […]

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State legislators learn about Misericordia University’s Women with Children Program

DALLAS TWP. — State Secretary of Human Services Teresa Miller and state Sen. Lisa Baker were among a contingent of Pennsylvania legislators who met with representatives of the Ruth Matthews Bourger Women with Children Program (WWC) at Misericordia University to learn more about the program. The Bourger Women with Children Program at Misericordia is the […]

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Lake-Lehman’s Lexi Conckliln to attend Neumann University

Lake-Lehman High School senior Lexi Concklin will take her athletic and academic talents to Neumann University, where she will play soccer in the fall of 2018. From left, seated, are Damian Concklin, brother; David Concklin, father; Lexi Concklin; Suzanne Concklin, mother. Standing, Jeff Shook, athletic director at Lake-Lehman School District; Kelly Adamshick, head soccer coach […]

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Lake-Lehman’s Amanda Ayers signs with Penn State-Altoona

Lake-Lehman High School senior Amanda Ayers will take her athletic and academic talents to Penn State-Altoona where she will play soccer in the fall of 2018. From left, seated, are Todd Ayers, father; Amanda Ayers; Kim Ayers, mother; Stephanie Ayers, sister. Standing, Jeff Shook, athletic director at Lake-Lehman School District; Kelly Adamshick, head soccer coach […]

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