Two arrested in Porter Twp. attack

PORTER TWP. - State police at Schuylkill Haven on Saturday charged a man and a woman with breaking into a home in Porter Township early Friday, terrorizing the occupants and shooting one of them in the leg.

Cassandra L. "CC" Carter, 26, of Saint Clair, and Brian J. "Blue" O'Doherty, 31, who has no known address, were apprehended at 1:45 p.m. Saturday by state police from the Bethlehem barracks as they were leaving the Super 8 Motel at 1033 Airport Road, Allentown, Lehigh County, police said Sunday.

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  • Two arrested in Porter Twp. attack
  • Angry father addresses Halifax Board
  • Rep. Cartwright, Sen. Casey propose changes; local miners await outcome


Ruth A. Troutman

Ruth A. Troutman, 94, of Millersburg, died Friday, Oct. 2, 2015, at the Kinkora Pythian Home, Duncannon. She was born in Elizabethville on September 3, 1921, a daughter of the late Grace and Damon Shoop. Ruth was a homemaker and attended Hebron United M

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