South Ward Fire Company

The South Ward Fire Company took the opportunity to open a door to a new era of effective emergency services for the people of Tamaqua even as the members of the company helped to create additional educational opportunities for residents of the area. Chief Mark Bower explains how the story unfolded.

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Post-Secondary Education in Tamaqua

Maureen Donovan of Lehigh Carbon Community College puts us in the picture about how so many people and organizations came together to establish the Scheller Center on the school’s campus in Tamaqua’s South Ward neighborhood.

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