Sports Spotlight
Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2014:09:18 17:44:45 ELYSBURG - Two goals from Bailey Carl in the final four minutes of play led Southern Columbia to a 2-1 win over Benton/Millville, Thursday. Benton/Millville's Mackenzie Sweeney scored with 4:18 left in the match to take a one-goal lead, but Carl scored h (read more)
Following last Saturday night's rained-out program at the Berks County oval of the prestigious 44th annual Freedom 76 for the 358 small block modifieds, Saturday's raindate of the $25,000-to-win event, promises to have one of the most talented group of (read more)
Marlin L. Moore, of 1026 Trevorton Rd. in Coal Township, was the winner of Week Three of The News-Item's Football Contest. Moore and Paul Schu, of 28 Columbia Dr. in Elysburg, both guessed 11 games correctly out of 199 participants. Moore won first plac (read more)

Outdoors
Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2008:10:11 12:59:54 Abundant Pennsylvania hunting opportunities exist for today’s youth. All they need is someone to show what was once shown to them. Opening the youth opportunities is the statewide waterfowl season Saturday, Sept. 20, allowing both participant and chaperon (read more)
Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2012:05:12 10:08:48 HAMBURG – No excuses. That was the message delivered by Pennsylvania Hunters Sharing the Harvest executive director John Plowman at last weekend’s kickoff to the 2014 campaign held at Cabela’s. Since 1991, Hunters Sharing the Harvest has accepted donated (read more)
Outdoors-related clubs and organizations can submit items to be considered for publication in “Outdoors Briefs” by emailing to outdoors@republicanherald.com. Banditelli earns sportsmen award Tamaqua businessman Tom Banditelli is the recipient of the 2014 (read more)