Local bass tournament schedules and results

The Suskie Bassmasters will host a Wednesday tournament each week on the Susquehanna River beginning June 22. The tournament will be held at the boat ...

June 26th, 2016 |  


2016 Times Leader Girls Lacrosse All-Stars

2016 Times Leader Girls Lacrosse All-Stars

Hannah AckersSr. CrestwoodAckers led the Crestwood attack with team-highs in goals (60) and assists (16) while ranking second with 43 groundballs. Ack...

June 26th, 2016 |  


Wyoming Valley West grad Eddy Zawatski gearing up for Olympic Swim Trials

Wyoming Valley West grad Eddy Zawatski gearing up for Olympic Swim Trials

He’s preparing to swim one of the biggest races of his career.His friends call him the “GOAT” short for Greatest of All-Time.Yet, ho...

June 26th, 2016 |  


Caught on Camera

Caught on Camera

Tom Thornton had to be extra careful when he snapped a close-up of this porcupine he encountered in May near Francis Walter Dam. While the notion that...

June 26th, 2016 |  


Outdoors with Tom Venesky: The silent swamp

Outdoors with Tom Venesky: The silent swamp

From my seat in the canoe I watched in amazement.I was exploring a beaver pond and ventured into the flooded trees, a section the beavers had recently...

June 26th, 2016 |  


Volunteers help PFBC build fish habitats

Volunteers help PFBC build fish habitats

Mike Swartz was hoping for just a few extra hands to help build fish habitat structures at Frances Slocum State Park on Wednesday.What the lake habita...

June 26th, 2016 |  


WVC grads in the minors: Mike Papi immortalized by Lynchburg

WVC grads in the minors: Mike Papi immortalized by Lynchburg

Mike Papi, a Tunkhannock grad, may have only played for High-A Lynchburg for about two months, but that didn’t stop his aura from growing with t...

June 25th, 2016 |  


Judge extends HR streak in RailRiders loss

Judge extends HR streak in RailRiders loss

Yet another Aaron Judge home run wasn’t going to be enough this time.The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre slugger went deep for the third straight game and...

June 25th, 2016 |  


John Mikiewicz and Tom Biscotti return to semifinals of John A. Allan Golf Invitational

John Mikiewicz and Tom Biscotti return to semifinals of John A. Allan Golf Invitational

EXETER — In a match filled with incredibly consistent play, the most routine of all shots sealed a victory.Except, nothing seemed normal about t...

June 25th, 2016 |  


South Wilkes-Barre earns close win; Mountain Top hits 5 homers

South Wilkes-Barre earns close win; Mountain Top hits 5 homers

Tyler Faust hit a two-run homer and Brady McNulty was strong on the mound, lifting South Wilkes-Barre to a 6-5 win over Jenkins Township on Saturday i...

June 25th, 2016 |