Poll: Majority of Augusta residents have pride in community

...Greenville-Mauldin-Easley area ranked second with three-fourths of residents responding favorably.The Scranton-Wilkes-Barre, Pa., area was the lowest ranked metropolitan area at 50.6 percent.The report also found that feeling safe and...


...Banuelos went 2-3 with a 4.11 ERA in 26 games over three stops last season, finishing with Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.The trade was announced on Thursday.Carpenter made his major league debut with Houston in 2011. The 29-year-old...

Nancy Marsh

...William Seniuk (Sandra) of Charlotte NC, granddaughter Savannah Ann Bright of Mobile AL., Aunt Alice Zamulinsky Wilkes Barre PA, several brothers and sisters-in-law, and nieces and nephews. Mrs. Marsh was preceded in death by her father...

Randy Burnette

...Mercantile Stores while in graduate school at USC. His 37-year career with Mercantile took him to Augusta, GA, Wilkes Barre, PA and back to Greenville in 1978, where he opened a JB White store in the new Greenville Mall. From there he rose...

Sandusky lawyer asks appeals court for new trial

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. ?? Jerry Sandusky's lawyer faced skeptical questioning Tuesday from three judges on the Pennsylvania appeals court...

Former MVP Ryan Braun suspended for rest of season

...surgery and was hoping to be activated this week. A quadriceps injury developed while he played at Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and caused him to remain on the disabled list. He is not expected at the Yankees' minor league complex in Tampa...

MLB Notes

...to the 60-day disabled list.Neal hit .325 with two home runs and 29 RBIs in 72 games with Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. He had his contract selected by the Yankees on June 14 and played in four games with the Yankees in two big league...

A-Rod could return to Yankees as soon as Monday

Alex Rodriguez is going to join Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Friday, likely the final stop in his rehabilitation from left hip surgery before he returns to the New York Yankees as early as Monday.

New Jersey Devils continue to roll

...New Jersey went 0 for 3 on the power play.NOTES: Pittsburgh called up center Zach Sill from its AHL affiliate in Wilkes-Barre/Scranton before the game. Sill skated on the fourth line with Craig Adams and Tanner Glass. ... New Jersey defenseman...

Penn State stuck in purg purgatory two years later

...program that outsiders judged to be running amok weren't nearly harsh enough."This summer I spoke to a group near Wilkes-Barre and afterward, the debate heated up over our family's lawsuit," said Jay Paterno, sitting in a booth at The Corner...