Klingerstown man authors new publication

A Klingerstown author noted for penning local history books takes a step further back in time for his newest release.

Steve E. Troutman has written "Geology of the Mahanoy, Mahantongo and Lykens Valleys - Something About The Earth We Walk On".

For nearly two years Troutman worked on his latest offering, a 70-page soft cover book published by Sunbury Press of Mechanicsburg. The book is filled with color pictures (including dinosaurs), diagrams, and illustrations.

(read more)

  • Klingerstown man authors new publication
  • Shade Tree Commission draws contention
  • Hegins church offers free child care once a month


Luther L. Wise

Luther L. "Lut" Wise, 84, of Tower City, died Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014 at the Tremont Health and Rehab. Born in Reinerton, May 14, 1930, he was a son of the late Albert Ray and Olive Seiler Wise. He was a graduate of Porter Tower High School where he excell

Obituary Policy
• General: The Citizen-Standard will print most obituaries free of charge, as space is available.
• Submission: Obituaries may be submitted by email: news@citizenstandard.com or by faxing information to 570-682-8734.
• Deadlines: Deadline for submissions is 9 a.m. Monday for that week's publication.
• Confirmation: All submissions can be confirmed by calling the newspaper office at 570-682-9081.
Recent News

Hegins church offers free child care once a month

HEGINS - It's called the Single Working Mother's program, but really it's not just for single working mothers. Single fathers can also benefit from this newly formed program at St. John's United Methodist Church in Hegins. The program that began in Sept

Shade Tree Commission draws contention

PINE GROVE - The Pine Grove "Shade Tree Commission" had been a contentious subject for the previous mayor and had finally ended up with all resident members resigning. According to board president, Scott Zimmerman, council member Steve Kramer is the onl

Scranton Classifieds powered by ReferLocal

Find us on Facebook

Become a fan of The Citizen-Standard on Facebook!