Debbie's been a journalist at the New Castle News since 1978, and covers county government, police and fire, New Castle schools, environment and various other realms. She also writes features, takes photos and video and copy edits.
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Mount Jackson's Cub Scout pack was nearing extinction, but a group of eager women, including two moms, have thrown it a life raft. Now there's a new pack in town, salvaged from the one in decline that is the oldest pack in Lawrence County.
Edward "Smokey" Smolnik Sr., passed away peacefully at home on April 16, 2021 age 86. Visitation Monday, April 19, 2021 from 4 to 6 p.m. at Noga Funeral Home. Complete obituary on Monday.