School Closings And Delays

Jim joined WNEP-TV as a part-time member of its sports department in 1989. Soon afterward he was hired full-time. In April, 2005 he was named main sports anchor.

Before a career in television Jim spent 9 years in radio at WSCR/WILK. “Colsey”is a life-long resident of Lackawanna County. Jim graduated from North Pocono and Penn State University. He married Valerie in 1988 and has a daughter named Melanie. Jim enjoys playing basketball, softball and golf. If he wasn’t in sports Jim would have been a history teacher. Jim enjoys reading biographies and anything involving history

Favorite sports moments: Pete Giftopoulus interception giving Penn State their 2’nd National Championship. Chris Chambliss’ home run in 1976 ALCS putting NY Yankees in World Series. Scott Norwood…wide right…NY Giants win Super Bowl XXV.


Recent Articles
  • Lehighton vs Blue Mountain girls basketball

    Lehighton received 24 points from guard Sky Faust to defeat Blue Mountain 45-34 in girls Schuylkill League basketball.

  • Minersville vs Mahanoy Area

    Mahanoy Area ended Minersville’s 40 game winning streak dating back to 2016 with a 50-45 win in Girls Schuylkill League basketball.

  • Holy Cross vs Dunmore girls basketball

    #5 Holy Cross upset #1 Dunmore 56-48 in Girls HS Basketball.  Lexi Walsh led the Lady Crusaders with 29 points.

  • Super 16 Basketball Countdown 2018 Week Three

    See how your team stacks up in the Super 16 Basketball Countdown!

  • Dallas vs Wyoming Seminary swimming

    Two of the top programs in the Wyoming Valley Conference met at Wyoming Seminary for a Swim Meet as Dallas dealt with the Blue Knights.  The Sem girls won 51-43, while the boys from Dallas won their Meet 63-30.

  • Carbondale vs Old Forge boys basketball

    Old Forge welcomed Carbondale on boys basketball action from the Lackawanna League.  Chargers won 50-48.

  • Mid Valley vs Riverside boys basketball

    Riverside Public Address Announcer David Paul Adomiak was recognized at Halftime for working his 1,000 game dating back to 1997.  The Vikings lost to Mid Valley 43-40.

  • Dallas vs Hazleton Area

    Hazleton Area our #1 team in the Boys Basketball Countdown visited 9-1 Dallas in a good one.  Cougars jumped out early, stayed unbeaten and won 77-60.

  • GAR vs Wyoming Seminary

    Wyoming Seminary welcomed GAR in WVC boys basketball action.  Dmitri Gnall scored 22 points as the Blue Knights won 55-52.

  • Dallas @ Hazleton Area girls basketball

    Hazleton Area hosted Dallas in a key Wyoming Valley Conference girls basketball game.  Hazleton rolled late to win 55-42.

  • Berwick vs Holy Redeemer boys basketball

    Berwick battled Holy Redeemer in Wyoming Valley Conference boys basketball play.  Royals won 49-48 in OT.

  • Jack Lyons on Ken Bianchi

    Abington Heights Head Coach will attempt to tie Forest City’s Julius Prezelski (757) for most wins by a High School Basketball Coach in the Scranton area on Friday when the Comets play West Scranton at Scranton HS.  Invaders Head Coach Jack Lyons will do his best from preventing Bianchi from setting the record on Friday, but he respects his friend, and foe.