News Latest Stories from the Times Leader News en-us Copyright 2013 Civitas Media Nanticoke falls to Dunmore in Section 5 Major Baseball NANTICOKE 8212 Nanticoke's late-night rally in the sixth inning fell just short as Dunmore held on for a 7-6 victory Sunday in a Section 5 Little League Major Baseball elimination game. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 00:11:00 EST Back Mountain American wins Section 5 Little League Major Baseball final NANTICOKE 8212 Considering how the offense has been going, there's not much tinkering needed.That hands-off strategy worked once again Sunday for Back Mountain American. Sun, 13 Jul 2014 22:33:00 EST Ending drought within reach for Nanticoke KINGSTON 8212It has been 14 years since Nanticoke claimed its last Wyoming Valley American Legion League Tournament championship.After beating Greater Pittston on Sunday, the team is just one win away from breaking the drought. Sun, 13 Jul 2014 22:01:00 EST Late goal powers German World Cup win RIO DE JANEIRO 8212 Mario Goetze produced the piece of individual skill that Lionel Messi couldn't muster. Sun, 13 Jul 2014 21:58:00 EST Twice is nice for Burke LAUREL RUN 8212 The day he turned 66 turned out to be two times the fun for John Burke.He won his second straight Giants Despair Hillclimb in his second year racing the event.He wound up finishing 1-2 with his son.And he shattered the event's top speed record not once, but twice. Sun, 13 Jul 2014 21:58:00 EST Railriders matchup with Rochester rained out Rochester, N.Y. 8211 The series finale between the ScrantonWilkes-Barre RailRiders and Rochester Red Wings was postponed due to rain on Sunday afternoon. The teams will make the game up when they meet in Rochester on Aug. 23 at 435 p.m. Sun, 13 Jul 2014 16:25:00 EST