We are pleased to announce the addition of Kevin McConlogue, a journalism graduate of Penn State’s main campus, to our Wyoming County Press Examiner staff. He replaces Brooke Williams, who is now a reporter for the Scranton Times-Tribune.

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‘Letters to the Editor’ (no longer than 400 words, please), go to bbaker@wcexaminer.com. Items should be submitted no later than 5 p.m. on the Friday before the issue you would like your letter to appear. Phone number must be provided so we can independently verify your authorship. (Your phone number will not be published.)

Pennsylvania Fact: Meshoppen High School’s last graduating class was in 1957. The building remained open for elementary grades for two more years before all students were bused to Elk Lake.

Bits & Pieces is compiled by the Wyoming County Press Examiner staff with help from our readers. Send comments to us by email to bbaker@wcexaminer.com, by regular mail at P.O. Box 59, Tunkhannock, PA 18657, by fax at 570-836-3378, or call 570-836-2123.

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