Bids open at library auction

Bids open at library auction

This morning at citizensvoice.com: The 71-year-old Back Mountain Memorial Library Auction returns to the library grounds today, while The Briggs Farm Blues Festival opens its 20th year. Both events run through Sunday. Get all the information you’ll need to...
Cleaning up the cathouse

Cleaning up the cathouse

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Rescuers and neighbors are working to remove a number of cats from an abandoned, cluttered home in the city. A local patriot is offering free flags to residents who want to fly them on July 4. Lackawanna County would pay $4 million...
State champs return home in triumph

State champs return home in triumph

The Dallas Mountaineers returned home in triumph last night after capturing the state 4A baseball championship. We have photos and video of the homecoming parade and full game coverage at citizensvoice.com/sports. In other news, a mistrial was declared in the case of...

PIAA Track and Field Championships: Saturday’s Results

By Eric Shultz Staff Writer SHIPPENSBURG — The Wyoming Valley Conference was already guaranteed one medal Saturday before the second day of the PIAA Track and Field Championships began. Hanover Area’s Brandon Brueckner secured a spot in the Class 2A 300 hurdles...
Signs of spring: Tulips and ticks

Signs of spring: Tulips and ticks

The warm turn in our weather means the return of ticks. This morning we have tips for dealing with them and avoiding the Lyme disease they carry. Proposed cuts in state funding for criminal justice and human services programs could lead to increased county property...