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West End Resident Enters State House Race

Brodheadsville March 27, 2014 Hope (Christman) Smith, former Editor of West End Happenings and Polk Township resident, is running for State Representative in the 176th House District. Recently redrawn, the 176th includes Chestnuthill, Eldred, and Polk Townships from the West End, and Jackson, Pocono, Tobyhanna, and Tunkhannock Townships and the Borough of Mount Pocono. “The […]

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Shooting in Eldred Township: Father and Son Dead, Suspect in Custody

Kunkletown, Pa March19, 2014 Monroe County Coroner Bob Allen confirmed that a father and son were killed in a shooting that happened in Eldred Township. The victims are Jeffery Place, 54, and Steven Powell, 30, of 422 Meixsell Valley Road.  State Police in Lehighton arrested their neighbor, Garry Sherwood Flyte, 55, of 428 Meixsell Valley […]

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