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
  • 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.

  • Tunkhannock vs Dallas wrestling

    Dallas dealt with Tunkhannock in a WVC Dual Meet.  Tunkhannock wrestler Tommy Traver recorded his 100th career win in this meet.  The Tigers Tommy Traver (135 LBS) won his 100th match in their 57-24 decision.

  • Jersey Shore vs Shikellamy girls basketball

    Shikellamy hosted Jersey Shore in a Heartland Conference girls basketball game.  Jersey Shore hung on to win 44-38.

  • Susquehanna vs Scranton Women’s basketball

    Susquehanna welcomed Scranton in Women’s D3 college basketball.  The Lady Royals struggled through a 49-43 win to improve to 13-1 this season.

  • Scranton Royals home for Susquehanna

    Scranton hosted Susquehanna in a Landmark Conference Men’s basketball game.  Ethan Danzig scored 20 points in the Royals 84-73 victory.

  • Eastern vs Misericordia Men’s college basketball

    Misericordia met Eastern in Men’s college basketball.  Cougars got 23 points from Jason Kenny in their 82-72 win.

  • Albright at Lycoming Men’s basketball

    Lycoming with a 14-1 hosted Albright in a rematch of the MAC Commonwealth Title from last season.  The Warriors came into the game ranked #6 in the D3 National Poll.  The game versus the Lions were played in front of packed house.  Lyco took their first lead of the game with five seconds left on a pair of Free Throws to win 86-85.

  • Skylynn Faust Lehighton Senior

    Sky Faust, Lehighton Senior guard went over 1,000 points in her career last week. The Lady Indians bounced back after a bad loss to North Schuylkill by taming Tamaqua.  The Sky is the limit for Faust.

  • Lehighton girls basketball coach Joe Berezwick

    Seven seasons ago, Tamapqa finished as our #1 girls basketball team after going 28-1. Joe Berezwick the former Tamqaua Coach is over at Lehighton now and has the Lady Indians off to a 8-2 start.

  • North Schuylkill @ Lehighton girls basketball

    Lehighton hosted North Schuylkill in key early season Division One girls basketball league game.  Lady Spartans doubled up the Lady Indians 84-42.