NEWS


Spring-like weather expected in Wyoming Valley into midweek

Spring-like weather expected in Wyoming Valley into midweek

It’s going to continue to feel like spring in the Wyoming Valley, as sunny skies and warmer temperatures are expected to stick around this week....

February 20th, 2017 updated: February 20th, 2017. |  


January Students of the Month named at Lake-Lehman Junior/Senior High School

January Students of the Month named at Lake-Lehman Junior/Senior High School

Each month, the faculty and staff at Lake-Lehman Junior/Senior High SChool recognize four Students of the Month based on their demonstration of citize...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Dallas Elementary School third-grade students donate to Clothing Closet

Dallas Elementary School third-grade students donate to Clothing Closet

Recently, Ms. Regan Palfey’s third-grade class representatives of the Dallas Elementary School held a hat and glove drive for the St. Vincent De...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Back Mountain Chamber hears presentation on pipeline

Back Mountain Chamber hears presentation on pipeline

The Back Mountain Chamber of Commerce held its February luncheon at Fire & Ice on Toby Creek in Shavertown. Michael Atchie, Manager of Public Outr...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Dallas Senior Center menu for week of Feb. 20, 2017

The following is the menu for the Dallas Senior Center for the week of Feb. 27:MONDAY: Chicken salad on whole wheat sandwich roll with lettuce and tom...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Only yesterday: Lehman High School students procured 1-year-old hog in 1947

20 YEARS AGO - 1997Earlier this month, the U.M.W. Officers of the Shavertown Methodist Church were officially installed by Pastor Douglas and Pastor J...

February 19th, 2017 |  


SPORTS


WVC Boys Basketball All-Stars announced

WVC Boys Basketball All-Stars announced

PLAINS TWP. — Hazleton Area’s Jeff Planutis, Meyers’ Jawane Buckner and Wyoming Seminary’s Jeremy Callahan were selected divis...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Man on the street: ‘What is your favorite professional sports team?’

Man on the street: ‘What is your favorite professional sports team?’

“The Philadelphia Eagles. The future is bright for them because of the rookie quarterback. Go Wentzylvania.”Paul Lawrence BraceDallas̶...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Krochta, Reinert 1-2 sparks comeback by Dallas boys swim team

Krochta, Reinert 1-2 sparks comeback by Dallas boys swim team

DALLAS TWP. – Mikail Krochta and his Dallas teammates track the progress of the meet closely, so they knew what was needed as they reached the f...

February 16th, 2017 |  


HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS ROUNDUP

DALLAS TWP. – Annalise Cheshire and Abby Zolner each won four events Wednesday as the Dallas girls swim team defeated visiting Tunkhannock, 119-...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Back Mountain high school roundup

DALLAS TWP. – Lake-Lehman went into the final event of the meet with a chance to pull out a victory Wednesday before falling short against visit...

February 15th, 2017 updated: February 16th, 2017. |  


WRESTLING ROUNDUP

WRESTLING ROUNDUP

DALLAS TWP. – Dallas overpowered Lake-Lehman with the strength of its lineup early to build a big lead, then added the clutch, close wins necess...

February 15th, 2017 |  


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LIFE


Dallas Lions Club receives contribution

Dallas Lions Club receives contribution

The Dallas Lions Club was host to Mark Mizenko, Lions district governor; and Dr. Bill McLaughlin, vice district governor; at a meeting at the Checkerb...

February 13th, 2017 |  


GFWC-West Side donates to Toys for Tots

GFWC-West Side donates to Toys for Tots

The General Federation of Women’s Clubs-West Side, a volunteer organization, gathered at the Wyoming Valley Country Club, Hanover Township, and ...

February 12th, 2017 |  


MLK Day joins faiths and religions at Misericordia

MLK Day joins faiths and religions at Misericordia

Representatives of nine different faiths and religious traditions joined at Misericordia University for the third annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, ...

February 11th, 2017 |  


Dallas Senior Center menu for week of Feb. 13

The following is the menu for the Dallas Senior Center week of Feb. 13:MONDAY: Taco salad, Chuck Wagon corn, crackers, diced peaches, milk and coffee....

February 6th, 2017 |  


Masonic Village at Dallas honors veterans

Masonic Village at Dallas honors veterans

A Veteran’s Recognition Program was held at the Irem Clubhouse to honor veterans residing at the Dallas Masonic Village. Each veteran received a...

February 6th, 2017 |  


Meadows Auxiliary sponsors holiday party

Meadows Auxiliary sponsors holiday party

Volunteers, staff and residents at Meadows Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Dallas, enjoyed the annual holiday party sponsored by the auxiliary. R...

February 5th, 2017 updated: February 6th, 2017. |  


BUSINESS


Dallas resident Bob Matley retires from Community Bank N.A.

Dallas resident Bob Matley retires from Community Bank N.A.

WILKES-BARRE — After a 42-year career of service to the banking industry and Community Bank N.A., Dallas resident Bob Matley has retired.Through...

January 18th, 2017 |  


YOUR SPACE: Share your favorite photos with Dallas Post readers

YOUR SPACE: Share your favorite photos with Dallas Post readers

Marilyn Gregorski, of Dallas, recently spent a day in New York City and said the hustle and bustle of the crowds make the city more fun. Marilyn enjoy...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


Big Bellies Deli, opening this month in Dallas, is all about convenience

Big Bellies Deli, opening this month in Dallas, is all about convenience

DALLAS — Home-cooked “grab-and-go” meals are the focus of Big Bellies Deli, which plans to open this month at 2925 Memorial Hwy.Twen...

December 12th, 2016 |  


Only Yesterday: Alicia Roncevich, Tara Puffenberger and Peter Recchia played reindeer in school play in 1996

20 years ago - 1996Alicia Roncevich, Tara Puffenberger and Peter Recchia played reindeer in the annual Christmas play presented Sunday by the gate of ...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Chick-Fil-A Express opens at Misericordia University Nov. 10

Chick-Fil-A Express opens at Misericordia University Nov. 10

DALLAS TWP. — Chick-Fil-A Express will open in the Banks Student Life building at Misericordia University in Dallas Thursday, Nov. 10.“Chi...

November 9th, 2016 updated: November 9th, 2016. |  


G+ME Children’s Yoga and Boutique opens in Twin Stack Center

G+ME Children’s Yoga and Boutique opens in Twin Stack Center

DALLAS TWP. — Namaste to the Back Mountain and surrounding communities from the area’s new business, G+ME Children’s Yoga & Bout...

November 2nd, 2016 |  


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