tag | Schuylkill County

Court sides with student in landmark off campus free speech ruling

The ACLU considers it the most expansive ruling on students’ off-campus speech rights.
By Julia Agos

Is your county planning to move to ‘yellow’ on its own? Here’s the latest

We breakdown the issue in eight counties and the latest developments.
By Ed Mahon

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‘So tragic’: Volunteer firefighter shortage threatens Pa. traditions and public safety

Longer working hours, longer commutes and the rise of dual-income households have left less time for volunteering.

By Jen Kinney/Keystone Crossroads

‘Cancel culture’ in coal country: Two Trump-voting brothers on a mission to fight racism in Schuylkill County

Andrew Barrow and his younger half brother Ronald Stanley ‘Stosh’ Webb Jr. could be poster children for the county, there’s a key difference. Andy is white. Stosh is Black.

By Jen Kinney/Keystone Crossroads

Tiny Schuylkill County community struggles to find residents to help run it

Mount Carbon’s fate has hung in the balance since last year, when all three council members quit and the borough secretary resigned.

By The Associated Press

Why is a fake Schuylkill County town going viral, and what does it mean for the real one?

Budweiser ads call the small village of Seltzer “the unofficial spokes-town for Bud Light Seltzer.” 
By Charles Thompson/PennLive

2 acquitted of most serious charges in game warden incident in Schuylkill County

The men were acquitted of aggravated assault and disarming a law enforcement officer.
By The Associated Press

Supporters of arming teachers in classrooms claim victory in Schuylkill County in board election

"I still stand by, the only thing that’s going to stop a gun is a gun.”
By Jen Kinney/Keystone Crossroads