Kathy Sweetra is the community news editor for The Times Leader. Kathy has worked at The Times Leader for almost half of her life, starting in 1988 as the executive assistant to the publisher. After working for three publishers, she eventually found her home in the newsroom. Kathy resides in Swoyersville with her daughter. When she doesn't have her head in a book, she enjoys cheering on the Penguins hockey teams, spending time with friends and family and watching movies.