James Franklin earns support from NEPA’s Penn State lettermen

James Franklin earns support from NEPA’s Penn State lettermen

Harry Hamilton had shown up at James Franklin’s office on a whim, his sons in tow. The former Penn State and Nanticoke football standout had com...

December 7th, 2016 updated: December 7th, 2016. |  


Wilkes-Barre, Scranton receive automatic external defibrillators

Wilkes-Barre, Scranton receive automatic external defibrillators

MOOSIC — First responders in Wilkes-Barre and Scranton will be better equipped to help those suffering cardiac emergencies, thanks to donations ...

December 7th, 2016 updated: December 7th, 2016. |  


Judge declares mistrial for officer accused of murdering Walter Scott

Judge declares mistrial for officer accused of murdering Walter Scott

A mistrial is declared in the case of white former policeman Michael Slager, accused of murder after fatally shooting a fleeing black motorist last ye...

December 6th, 2016 updated: December 6th, 2016. |  


Penn State narrowly misses Playoff berth, will play USC in the Rose Bowl

Penn State narrowly misses Playoff berth, will play USC in the Rose Bowl

INDIANAPOLIS — Saquon Barkley had to repeat the question to give himself more time to consider it.“If we don’t make the playoffs, is...

December 4th, 2016 updated: December 4th, 2016. |  


Nittany Lions claw back to glory with rally to win Big Ten championship

Nittany Lions claw back to glory with rally to win Big Ten championship

INDIANAPOLIS — It was T.J. Watt who blasted him. As in, brother of J.J., the NFL defensive MVP.Man, did Trace McSorley ever feel it. First play ...

December 4th, 2016 updated: December 4th, 2016. |  


Forty Fort Presbyterian’s ‘No Room at the Inn’ display raises funds for homeless

Forty Fort Presbyterian’s ‘No Room at the Inn’ display raises funds for homeless

FORTY FORT — A holiday display called “No Room at the Inn,” which features more than 400 Nativity sets, is being shown this weekend ...

December 3rd, 2016 updated: December 3rd, 2016. |  


For Penn State and Wisconsin, it’s an unlikely Big Ten championship matchup

For Penn State and Wisconsin, it’s an unlikely Big Ten championship matchup

INDIANAPOLIS — Neither of these coaches were supposed to be up on this dais on Friday, the Big Ten championship trophy standing between them.Jam...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Penn State football’s turnaround season could be capped by Big Ten title

Penn State football’s turnaround season could be capped by Big Ten title

The question was about Penn State, and Bill O’Brien quickly perked up.“I could answer this forever,” the Houston Texans coach said r...

December 2nd, 2016 updated: December 3rd, 2016. |  


Saquon Barkley named Big Ten’s top offensive player and top running back

Saquon Barkley named Big Ten’s top offensive player and top running back

After his first full season of hurdles, spins, sprints and touchdowns, Saquon Barkley is at the top of the Big Ten.Penn State’s standout sophomo...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Media picks Penn State’s James Franklin as Big Ten’s top coach

Media picks Penn State’s James Franklin as Big Ten’s top coach

James Franklin found himself living with his old college coach as he was starting up in the profession himself.Two years after he was East Stroudsburg...

November 29th, 2016 updated: November 29th, 2016. |