Thursday, August 16, 2018

First girl Cub Scout in region started by family bond over Boy Scouts

Hamilton's Anna Bomm is one of the first girls in the Mercer County region to be part of a Boy or Cub Scout group.

Celebrating 100 years, Saint Phillips Baptist Church sprouted from humble start

As Saint Phillips Baptist Church celebrates its 100th anniversary this year, we took a look back at the Hamilton church's history and humble beginnings.

Pastor Woods leads Saint Phillips Baptist Church into its second century

The pastor of Saint Phillips Baptist Church, Joseph E. Woods, is himself the son of a pastor. He's helping the church celebrate its 100th anniversary this year.

Nottingham alum beats stuttering with help of machine, community

Hamilton native Sean Houck refused to let his stuttering condition get in the way of his dreams to serve his country, and his persistence paid off.

Hamilton hero honored for saving grandmother in house fire

Trevor Lecato sprung into action when his family’s home caught fire in May. Now, the community’s doing what it can to help him.

Thinking backwards (aka backwards thinking)

I ended this column—or began it, if you’re not playing along—with the the phrase “Good day!” which itself has an unusual utility, serving equally well as a greeting or a goodbye.

Collection drive organized for surviving daughters of Hamilton home collapse tragedy

The Hamilton community is teaming up to organize a collection drive to help the surviving victims of yesterday's home collapse tragedy.

Fred Carella named head coach of MCCC Baseball

Fred Carella, assistant coach for the Mercer County Community College baseball team since 2003, has been named as the team’s new head coach.

New area code requirement will alter how you make phone calls in Mercer County region

Starting next month, Mercer County residents will have to dial the area code in order to make a phone call.

Hamilton boy dies after being hit by vehicle on Nottingham Way

A 13-year-old Hamilton boy was struck and killed by a vehicle on Nottingham Way early this morning.

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New owners, same traditions at treasured roadside ice cream stand Cream King

Cream King, the treasured ice cream oasis, opened in the mid-1950’s and has changed little since. But there has been one change this year. Cream King is under new ownership.