Dallas artist Kyle Leslie uses artistic talent to make Nuclearbane apparel

For Kyle Leslie, a brush with struggle was the best motivation for following his dreams. The 23-year-old Dallas resident is the owner and artist behind Nuclearbane clothing, a brand of streetwear that begins in his home studio and is catching on locally. Born in Colorado, Leslie “moved around a lot” during his childhood. He was […]

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Erin Dougherty of Dallas lands gig as production assistant on ‘Bar Rescue’

For Erin Dougherty, a willingness to step outside of her comfort zone and never limit herself has opened doors. The 26-year-old Dallas resident turned a chance encounter into a reoccurring job working for 3 Ball Entertainment as a production assistant on Spike TV’s “Bar Rescue,” which has a new season that premiered Feb. 19. The […]

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Music app Tunefly, created by Wyoming Valley duo, to go on national tour

With groundwork laid in Northeastern Pennsylvania, locally created app Tunefly is ready to spread its wings and visit other parts of the United States. The social media music-sharing platform, designed to bridge the gap between user-friendly streaming services and artist-friendly sharing platforms, will take a 10-city Tunefly Tour across the country March 25 through April […]

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Dallas shuts out Abington Heights in D2-3A boys soccer semifinals

NEWTON TWP. — Dallas had plenty of chances to strike in the first half, but Abington Heights goalkeeper Jackson Danzig turned five shots away to keep the game scoreless at the break. The fourth-seeded Mountaineers cashed in on a pair of opportunities in the second half to defeat the top-seeded Comets, 2-0, in a District […]

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Holly Pilcavage, of Dallas, receives nomination for 2017 Forbes 30 Under 30

A desire to help others and a belief in the value of human connection has landed a young Dallas woman a nomination on the Forbes list of 30 Under 30 in the media category for 2017. Holly Pilcavage, 26, is the founder of Project Wednesday, a forum for people to share life stories, a professional […]

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Lake-Lehman baseball avenges earlier loss to Dallas with Tuesday win

Tyler Kolb tripled in a run and scored three times Tuesday when Lake-Lehman made the most of three hits in a 6-1 win over visiting Dallas. The Black Knights trailed, 1-0, before scoring twice in the third inning, three times in the fifth and once in the sixth. Lake-Lehman avenged a 6-0 loss in the […]

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WVC Boys Lacrosse: Dallas scores 7 goals in 2nd half for 9-3 win over Lake-Lehman

LEHMAN TWP. — The Dallas defense stopped yielding shots when the Mountaineers offense began controlling the ball. Dallas held Lake-Lehman without a shot for a stretch of 19 minutes – including the first 16 of the second half – while rallying to turn back an upset bid and post a 9-3 victory in the Wyoming […]

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Wyoming Area’s Sarah Holweg breaks scoring record against Dallas as Warriors advance to District 2 semifinals

YATESVILLE — Shot after shot, the crowd in the Pittston Area High School gymnasium got louder. Three-pointer after 3-pointer, Wyoming Area sophomore Sarah Holweg stamped her name in the record books. While doing so, she sent the Warriors to one of their biggest wins in school history. With a floater in the lane in the […]

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Dallas holiday house features a cute contingent of snowy creatures

DALLAS — If the song “The Twelve Days of Christmas” were to expand beyond 10 lords a’ leaping, 11 pipers piping and 12 drummers drumming, Barb Tinner’s home on Robbins Road would be an ideal place to find 16 snowmen smiling. While other holiday houses might have more wreaths, more Santa sleighs or more lights, […]

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Philharmonic Pops to feature tribute to Louis Armstrong and music of New Orleans

SCRANTON — A tribute to jazz legend Louis Armstrong and the music of New Orleans are on the bill when the Northeastern Pennsylvania PhilharmonPNC Pops series will opens Oct. 16 at the new Performing Arts Center at the Dallas High School and Oct. 17 at the Theater at Lackawanna College, Scranton. Both concerts begin at […]

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Lady Eagles' Goins is Salem-bound

Grayce Goins probably had one of the most difficult tasks of any local volleyball player during the 2016 season. The Surry Central defensive specialist and libero was one of the focal points of the Lady Eagles' defense, during a season in which the team was rebuilding.

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Rising to the occasion

Kaylee Freed played an important role on North Surry volleyball teams that won 46 matches and two Western Piedmont Athletic Conference titles the past two seasons, but expected her sports career would end when she graduated.

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Hurley to coach at state games again

The Powerade State Games High School Soccer Showcase will take place June 24-25 at the UNC Greensboro Soccer Stadium, and as usual, Mount Airy head soccer coach Will Hurley will be a part of it.

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Lady Cards move Into second-place tie

Mount Airy already knew it had its work cut out for it on Thursday evening, when East Surry came calling. It didn't help the Lady Bears' cause that they had to figure out a way to stop the likes of Greensboro College recruit Mary Jo Lowe.

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Bears batter Villains again

On Wednesday night, the Granite Bears of Mount Airy registered a 9-2 win over Bishop McGuinness, and as a result, tallied back-to-back wins over the Villains in the last two days.

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Cards sweep two from Camels

Conference co-leader East Surry had to be reminded of that on Tuesday evening, when the fourth-ranked Cardinals started slowly in game one of a doubleheader with Atkins at Barry Hall Field.

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Strong second half lifts Central

Surry Central's girls' soccer team earned its second Western Piedmont Athletic Conference win on Monday evening, earning a 3-0 victory over North Surry in Dobson.

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Lankford inks with Presbyterian

After a four-year career that included four All-Conference honors and two Northwest 1A Conference Player of the Year citations, the senior walked off the court at the Dean E. Smith Center on the afternoon of March 11 as a state champion.

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Cardinals just miss team victory

The East Surry tennis team has encountered rough sailing in the early part of its 2017 season, struggling against several of the area's top programs.

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