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John Quinn III resigns as Coughlin girls basketball coach  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

WILKES-BARRE — John Quinn III has resigned as Coughlin High School girls basketball head coach, Wilkes-Barre Area Superintendent Brian Costello ...



Last Homecoming at Coughlin as School District Readies to Consolidate  WNEP Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. -- Friday night is the last homecoming game Coughlin High School in Wilkes-Barre will play as the Crusaders. The students held a pep ...



Reunions 1/13/2019 - Arts & Living  Citizens Voice

Coughlin High School, Class of 1959, will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24, at Andy Perugino's Restaurant, 258 Charles St., Luzerne. All class members and ...



Reunions 12/30/18 - Arts & Living  Citizens Voice

Members of the Coughlin High School Class of 1959 will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24, at Andy Perugino's Restaurant, 258 Charles St., Luzerne. All class ...



Coughlin High School's legacy: A rich history comes full circle  Citizens Voice

According to Coughlin's History Club, in 1890, the Wilkes Barre High School opened as a place to house high school students and give them an education while ...



Reunions 1/6/2019 - Arts & Living  Citizens Voice

Members of the Coughlin High School, Class of 1959, will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24, at Andy Perugino's Restaurant, 258 Charles St., Luzerne. All class ...



Coughlin Football Team Takes the Field for Its Final Crusade  WNEP Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. -- The Coughlin Crusaders took to the field Friday night for a final home game as the Wilkes-Barre Area School District plans to merge all ...



Ahead of Merger, Golfers from All Three Wilkes-Barre High Schools Tee off Together  WNEP Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. -- There are a lot of mixed emotions about combining GAR, Coughlin, and Meyers High Schools in Wilkes-Barre into one. No matter where ...



Crusader Chronicle - Arts & Living  Citizens Voice

James M. Coughlin High School just witnessed the start of yet another school year. The school was named James M. Coughlin High School in 1925 as a ...



Coughlin Crusaders come home one last time  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

WILKES BARRE — If you craved a heady jolt of youthful joie de vivre, the Coughlin High School gym became the epicenter of over-amped energy right around ...



Mary Carol Spagnola | Obituaries  NorthcentralPa.com

Mary Carol Spagnola, 70, a former resident of Wilkes-Barre, went home to her Lord on Friday, Dec. 28, 2018, at Rose View Center in Williamsport. Born on ...



Remember When: High school was new in Wilkes-Barre in 1867  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Within a few years, the three Wilkes-Barre public high schools will be only memories. Just last week the district announced that the consolidation plan has ...



Coughlin graduates process into the future - News  Citizens Voice

Retiring teacher, Barry Trievel, gets chance to address Coughlin class of 2018cv16coughlinp3Warren Ruda / The Citizens' Voice. Photo: N/A, License: N/A, ...



Reunions 12/16/18 - Arts & Living  Citizens Voice

Coughlin High School, Class of 1967, is planning a 70th birthday celebration next year. The event will be held Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019, at A Touch of Class.



W-B Area will merge 3 city high school athletic programs  Citizens Voice

Meyers High School athletic director Michael Namey looks through a binder with athletics transportation costs during a school board meeting at Solomon/Plains ...



Coughlin: A look back - News  Citizens Voice

The history of Coughlin High School is documented in the 1990 school yearbook. “That was our anniversary year and for that reason, I thought we should have ...



Plains Rotary hosts essay contest winner from Coughlin High School  Citizens Voice

The Plains Rotary hosted its 2018 essay contest winner from Coughlin High School, Michelle Tlatenchi, and her parents at the Plains Rotary dinner meeting at ...



PA Live: Pep Rally Friday Coughlin October 19, 2018  PAHomePage.com

Coughlin High School cheerleaders in Wilkes-Barre is here to get us ready for game night.



Honoring sacrifice: Coughlin grad's Purple Heart presented to school  Citizens Voice

WILKES-BARRE — After Edmund Rogoski was killed in action during World War II, it's unclear who was presented with the Purple Heart medal he was ...



W-B Area probes threats at Mackin school site  Citizens Voice

The Wilkes-Barre Area School District investigated threats made by a student at the Mackin school site for Coughlin High School students in ninth and 10th ...



Ex-Coughlin teacher gets house arrest for fifth DUI  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

WILKES-BARRE — A former Coughlin High School teacher will be spending a month on house arrest after he pleaded guilty to his fifth DUI charge since 2002.



Man, 18, killed in shooting - News  Citizens Voice

An 18-year-old man was shot and killed at a home in north Wilkes-Barre late Friday night, according to police. Jacob Shedlock, the shooting victim, was ...



Coughlin High School Now Closed  wnep.com

WILKES-BARRE -- It's the beginning of the end for an old high school in Wilkes-Barre. Coughlin High School's main building is now closed and students are now ...



The end of Coughlin High School is set to begin with the new year  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

WILKES-BARRE — The storied history of Coughlin High School, a downtown landmark since 1909, begins its final chapter with the start of 2016.



James Karen, Hollywood Actor from Wilkes-Barre, Dies  WNEP Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. -- A Hollywood actor from Wilkes-Barre has died. James Karen starred in more than 200 roles during his long career. Karen made ...



Our view: Change may be just what is needed in Wilkes-Barre Area School District  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Change is never easy.It's even more difficult when it is affecting something that has nearly a century of tradition behind it.But sometimes change is not…



Coughlin celebrates Class of 2017 - News  Citizens Voice

Coughlin High School graduationPrincipal Patrick Patte hands diploma to Leroy Fettig, Jr.. during the 127th commencemnet of James M. Coughlin High ...



W-B Area spent $4.9M on failed school plan  Citizens Voice

The Wilkes-Barre Area School District spent nearly $4.9 million on the abandoned plan to demolish Coughlin High School and build a new consolidated school ...



Wilkes-Barre Prepares to Usher in the Holidays  PAHomePage.com

(WBRE/WYOU-TV) The Wilkes-Barre Christmas parade will step off Saturday afternoon at 3. D-P-W crews will begin clearing the snow from the parade route at ...



Coughlin High School Class of 1974 holds Social Security party  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Coughlin High School Class of 1974 recently held a “We made it to Social Security” party as class members turn 62 years of age this year. The event was held at ...



Police: Pot-smoking teen playing with gun behind slaying  Citizens Voice

WILKES-BARRE — A teen playing with a pistol while smoking marijuana mortally wounded his friend in a shooting last weekend in North Wilkes-Barre, ...



NANCY DEE  Bucks County Courier Times

Nancy Dee Nancy (Kane) Dee of Warminster, Pa., formerly of Basking Ridge, N.J., Lakewood, N.J., and St. Augustine, Fla., passed away Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018 ...



Auction Held At Coughlin High School  PA home page

Hundreds of people streamed through the doors of a Luzerne County School on Saturday to look for hidden treasures.



Coughlin High School Contents Up for Auction  wnep.com

WILKES-BARRE -- All sorts of items inside Coughlin High School in Wilkes-Barre are going on the auction block in a couple of weeks. According to the auction ...



Coughlin debris pile to cost more than $100K to remove  Citizens Voice

WILKES-BARRE — O&M Multi Trade Inc. will remove a big debris pile inside the closed Coughlin High School main building for $116,816, according to a motion ...



Honor Rolls - Arts & Living  Citizens Voice

Coughlin. High School. James M. Coughlin High School announced the third quarter honor roll for the 2017-18 school year. Highest honors. Seniors: Jacob ...



W-B Area seeks dismissal of wrongful termination suit  Citizens Voice

WILKES-BARRE — An attorney for the Wilkes-Barre Area School District argued Monday that a wrongful termination lawsuit filed by former Coughlin High ...



Suspect calls fatal shooting 'a big accident' - News  Citizens Voice

WILKES-BARRE — A teen playing with a pistol while smoking marijuana mortally wounded his friend in a shooting last weekend in North Wilkes-Barre, ...



Coughlin teacher again accused of sexual contact with student  Citizens Voice

WILKES-BARRE — He told police he felt “flattered.” Confronted with new allegations he had sexual contact with a student years ago, suspended Wilkes-Barre ...



Teenager's death in WB shooting ruled homicide - News  Citizens Voice

The Laurel Run teenager killed in Wilkes-Barre on Friday died of a gunshot wound to the chest and his death has been ruled a homicide, according to the ...



Wilkes-Barre Area high school construction: $6 million and nothing built?  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

WILKES-BARRE — During the public comment section of Wilkes-Barre Area School Board's Jan. 9 meeting, attorney Ruth Borland dropped a number: $6.07 ...



Students protesting arts cuts outside Coughlin High School  Citizens Voice

WILKES-BARRE — Dozens of Wilkes-Barre Area students past and present chanted “Save the arts,” and “Cut paper, not jobs,” outside Coughlin High School ...



Wrestling: Coughlin rallies, reaches final - Sports  Citizens Voice

WILKES-BARRE — Hazleton Area wrestling went ahead early, flipped the script in a key rematch and had a shot to win in the final bout of the match.



Coughlin students prepare for big changes - News  Citizens Voice

WILKES-BARRE — Coughlin High School students and teachers are experiencing some mixed emotions. Today is the last day of school for Coughlin's historic ...



Shooting victim identified; teen shot and killed in W-B Friday night  Citizens Voice

An 18-year-old man was shot and killed at a home in north Wilkes-Barre late Friday night, according to police. Jacob Shedlock, the shooting victim, was ...



WBA board selects Crestwood teacher as new member  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

WILKES-BARRE — The Wilkes-Barre Area School Board voted to make Crestwood teacher and basketball coach Mark Atherton its newest member…



WB Area high school proposal rejected - News  Citizens Voice

WILKES-BARRE — The Wilkes-Barre Zoning Hearing Board voted 2-1 Wednesday night to reject an application by the Wilkes-Barre Area School District to build ...



Inside scenes of abatement work at Coughlin High School  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

WILKES-BARRE — If you wanted one last look at Coughlin High School Auditorium, fuggedaboutit. The room is sealed tighter than a child-proof…



Class Reunion Notices  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Bishop O'Reilly High School Class of 1978, will hold its 40th reunion on July 14 at Holy Trinity Russian Orthodox Church Pavilion, 401 E. Main St.



PHOTO GALLERY: Coughlin High School Graduation  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Coughlin High School graduation was held Friday, June 10, 2016 in Wilkes-Barre.See our photo galleries for more area graduations here: tlgets.me/



W-B Area has several options on the table for Coughlin students  Citizens Voice

It's decision time once again for the Wilkes-Barre Area School Board. Last May, the board voted for a controversial plan to demolish Coughlin High School in ...



New Homes for Lost Purple Hearts  WNEP Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

SELINGSGROVE, Pa. -- A nonprofit foundation is on a tour through Pennsylvania, finding new homes for lost Purple Hearts of fallen soldiers. Stops on Thursday ...



Conflicting statements in student sex investigation - News  Citizens Voice

WILKES-BARRE — In the build-up to a high-profile arrest in a student sex case that later fizzled for lack of evidence, multiple people refuted allegations by a key ...



16 local schools on new state improvement lists  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Sixteen area schools have landed on new state lists of those facing significant challenges in academic achievement and student growth.Under the federal law…



WB Area sets graduation date, changes contract with project manager  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

WILKES-BARRE — The fate of students at GAR Memorial High School dominated this week's Wilkes-Barre Area School Board meeting, but the board did…



Preliminary Approval for New Wilkes-Barre Area High School  wnep.com

PLAINS TOWNSHIP -- The Wilkes-Barre Area School District is one step closer to starting construction on a new high school. District officials got approval from ...



15 apply for WB Area school board opening, including consolidation critics  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

WILKES-BARRE — Fifteen people have applied to fill the Wilkes-Barre Area School Board seat vacated by Dino Galella, including at least five longtime…



W-B Area School Board's decisions on new high school, Coughlin to receive extra scrutiny  Citizens Voice

The Wilkes-Barre Area School Board will be making major decisions on where to build a new high school and what to do with Coughlin High School's buildings ...



Asbestos removal reveals hidden parts of Coughlin High School  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

WILKES-BARRE — As workers strip asbestos from Coughlin High School, they are discovering what lies beneath: A sealed stairwell, possible evidence of a…



Wilkes-Barre Area moves forward on new high school, rejects second opinion  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

WILKES-BARRE — The Wilkes-Barre Area School Board moved forward on plans to build a new consolidated high school in Plains Township…



Former W-B Area teacher facing fifth DUI charge  Citizens Voice

HARVEYS LAKE — The former Wilkes-Barre Area School District teacher who was accused of covering up a fellow teacher's student sex scandal years ago was ...



Local students honor 17 killed in Florida school shooting with walkout demonstrations  Citizens Voice

A long line of Dallas High School students exited the school at 10 a.m. Wednesday, and senior Andrew Francis explained why as roughly 300 fellow students ...



WB Area votes to terminate Coughlin teacher - News  Citizens Voice

PLAINS TWP. — The Wilkes-Barre Area School Board voted Monday to fire Brian Hampel, a Coughlin High School teacher who allegedly served as a “lookout” ...



W-B Area School Board Votes To Build New High School, Close Others  wnep.com

The Wilkes-Barre Area School Board has finally made a decision on whether to build a new high school and where that school will be located. The district voted ...



Kistler elementary expansion on hold because of high school costs  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

This rendition shows a proposed expansion at Kistler Elementary School in Wilkes-Barre, a project put on hold pending revised cost estimates for a new ...



The nation’s oldest school newspaper awaits its fate as Coughlin High School faces demise  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

WILKES-BARRE — Truth is, the editors have spent more time this year on old news than new. Only one issue of the Coughlin Journal has been printed…



Plains native Rutkoski gave birth to ‘Baby Frankenstein’ concept  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Plains Township native Mike Rutkoski, left, and Rance Nix, are seen in still image from the film 'Baby Frankenstein,' which will be shown at R/C Wilkes Barre ...



School Work: WB Area school projects  Citizens Voice

Over the last two years, scores of Wilkes-Barre Area School District residents protested controversial school board decisions at packed meetings, but those ...



Advanced English students re-imagine ‘Romeo and Juliet’ at Coughlin  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

WILKES-BARRE — One of the masks representing Juliet included images of wedding rings showing her desire to marry, and chains showing the control of her…



Coughlin boasts 19 valedictorians in Class of 2011 - News  Citizens Voice

WILKES-BARRE - Nineteen valedictorians were among the 240 seniors from Coughlin High School who graduated Thursday afternoon at the F.M. Kirby Center.



Asbestos removal project set to begin at Coughlin  Citizens Voice

WILKES-BARRE — The Wilkes-Barre Area School District is starting a six-month project to remove asbestos from the historic Coughlin High School building on ...



Former Wilkes-Barre Area teacher charged with DUI  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

HARVEYS LAKE — A former Wilkes-Barre Area teacher was accused of drunken driving last weekend, his fifth similar charge since 2002, court records say.



WVIA celebrates area student artists - News  Citizens Voice

WVIA highlighted visual student artists from throughout the area during an Artist Celebration on Friday evening at Mainstreet Galleries in Kingston.



Boys Basketball: Meyers tops GAR in OT  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

WILKES-BARRE — The usual prize — a possible Wyoming Valley Conference divisional title — wasn't available Thursday night. That didn't stop Meyers and ...



Samantha Bowman and Thomas F. Malloy Jr. - Arts & Living  Citizens Voice

Announcement is made of the engagement of Samantha Bowman, West Wyoming, and Thomas F. Malloy Jr., Wilkes-Barre. The bride-to-be is the daughter of ...



Coughlin coach Colleen Wood arranged treatment schedule so as not to miss field hockey games  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Breast cancer survivor and Coughlin High School field hockey coach Colleen Wood coached her team while undergoing chemotherapy treatment last year.



Former Wilkes-Barre Area teacher sentenced to up to two years for sexual contact with students  Citizens Voice

WILKES-BARRE — When it came time for former Coughlin High School teacher Robert Havard to be sentenced Tuesday afternoon for having sexual relations ...



Wilkes-Barre VA opens Military Masterpieces gallery  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

WILKES-BARRE — “Three, two, one … Yay!” After the countdown and before the applause, veteran John Wolczyk gripped an over-size pair of scissors on Friday ...



A proud sports tradition - News  Citizens Voice

More than 600 wins on the football field. Two NFL linemen. A state gold in boys soccer and three individual golds in track & field are just some of the highlights ...



Boys basketball: Hazleton Area edges Meyers - Sports  Citizens Voice

WILKES-BARRE — The zone defense was working and the shots were falling. Being the conference's team to beat, Hazleton Area had seen this type of ...



Scrapyard ‘space capsule’ remains in Wilkes-Barre’s orbit  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

WILKES-BARRE — Have you ever wondered how a space capsule landed on top of a scrapyard in Wilkes-Barre?Sans a scientific survey, it's safe to say…



Announcement for Coughlin High School  wnep.com

WILKES-BARRE -- Students are asked to enter Coughlin High School through the annex building and courtyard area starting Monday. The superintendent ...



C & G Tutoring offers Spanish class at Pittston Memorial Library  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Spanish teacher Genelle Hoban-Sedon reviews numbers with children during a class at the Pittston Memorial Library on Saturday. The company she and her ...



Dozens attend open house at renovated Mackin - News  Citizens Voice

WILKES-BARRE — More than 190 people entered the renovated Mackin school for a three-hour open house Sunday afternoon. “It looks fabulous. It's wonderful ...



District hopes to get five more years out of Meyers  Citizens Voice

WILKES-BARRE — Meyers High School opened in 1930, and Wilkes-Barre Area School District Superintendent Brian Costello said Tuesday night he hopes the ...



Former Coughlin teacher files suit against 2 county detectives  Citizens Voice

The former Coughlin High School teacher once at the center of a student sex case that was eventually abandoned is suing two Luzerne County detectives for ...



Luzerne County Restaurant Inspections: Oct. 1 to 7  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

The following are recent Luzerne County restaurant inspection reports from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture. According to the agency: “.



Retired Coughlin principal sentenced in teacher-sex scandal  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

WILKES-BARRE — An ex-Coughlin principal ensnared in a sex scandal between his former dean of students and a 16-year-old girl was sentenced Thursday ...



Police Blotter  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

Harveys Lake residentallegedly punched womanLARKSVILLE — Police arrested John J. Sims, of Lakeside Drive, Harveys Lake, on charges he assaulted a ...



Coaches Corner: Coughlin’s Ciro Cinti  WNEP Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

Coughlin Head Coach Ciro Cinti stops by the Corner on the Crusaders way through the Playoffs....



Former golf coach Galli wins gold in Keystone Games darts competition  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

SWOYERSVILLE — It turns out Mike Galli is much more than a golf guru and Keystone State Games staff member.He's also a pretty darn good dart thrower…



Opposition mounts to closing Meyers - News  Citizens Voice

Opposition to the proposal for a new, consolidated high school at the site of Coughlin High School in central Wilkes-Barre is beginning to mount. A source of ...



Deceased Coughlin classmates remembered at graduation ceremony - News  Citizens Voice

WILKES-BARRE - A crowd inside the F.M. Kirby Center stood up and cheered Thursday as Coughlin High School senior Arthur Reilley accepted an honorary ...



Crossing the line: Sexual misconduct cases increasing at Luzerne County schools  The Dallas Post

Stephen Stahl, an educator at Coughlin High who in January 2015 was convicted of sexual misconduct with an underage student, enters the Luzerne County ...



Walter C. Cron, 85 | Obituaries  The Sun Chronicle

EASTON — Walter Charles Cron, 85, a resident of North Easton, a devoted husband and loving father and grandfather, passed away on Monday, Sept. 3, 2018 ...



Coughlin High School graduate knew train crash victim, had spoken to her shortly before accident  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

WILKES-BARRE — Maria Parri Sharp couldn't have imagined a worse way to spend the last week on her job.Sharp, who grew up in Bear Creek and Plains…



Suspended teacher worked at Coughlin’s Mackin site  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

WILKES-BARRE — The Wilkes-Barre Area teacher recently suspended for a classroom incident worked at Coughlin High School, at the Mackin Building site.



Varsity Voice: Coughlin's Rodzinak still on field despite medical diagnosis  Citizens Voice

PLAINS — The 2016 baseball season was supposed to be just like every other since Moe Rodzinak took over as manager of the Coughlin baseball team in ...



Edward Mackin Elementary School Renovations Nearly Complete  wnep.com

WILKES-BARRE -- The $7 million renovation of the old Edward Mackin Elementary School in Wilkes-Barre is almost complete, marking the beginning of the end ...



Lights! Camera! Calculate!  Wilkes Barre Times-Leader

WILKES-BARRE — Coughlin High School may be poised to tumble down, but its successful Advanced Placement Calculus class keeps soaring.



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