A caustic letter by a Schuylkill County native in Seattle complained of mask requirement in the city. But their letter missed the mark.
At midnight on April 7, 1933, whistles blew to celebrate the return of legalized beer in the heart of the Coal Region.
As influenza killed hundreds in Schuylkill County in 1918, volunteers stepped up to save lives.
"Pottsville celebrated the advent of the new wet era with one of the driest evenings in its history."
The writers at the "Pottsville Republican" struggled to find words for the horrific death toll of Spanish flu in October 1918.
And a plea to consider what the Confederate battle flag meant to the local soldiers who fought and died in the Civil War.