Local News

April 27, 2017

TWO CHARGED WITH PEDDLING DRUGS IN WILDWOOD

Wildwood Police have announced the arrests of two adults for alleging selling and possessing drugs in their West Taylor Avenue home.  Police have charged 34 year old Danny Joyner and 58 year old Dorothy Peak with multiple drug offenses.  Joyner was lodged in the County Jail; Peak was released on a summons. ##
April 26, 2017

MIDDLE TOWNSHIP MAN INDICTED ON SEXUAL ASSAULT CHARGES

A 37 year old Middle Township man has been indicted on sexual assault charges.  County Prosecutor Robert Taylor announced that Jay H. Gaskill III has been indicted on charges relating to an incident that occurred in 2015.  Gaskill posted his bail which was set at $50,000 cash. ##
April 26, 2017

MILITARY ESCORT PLANNED FOR ATLANTIC COUNTY MARINE

A full military and police escort is expected Thursday as the body of United States Marine Corps member Tyler Wechsler of Egg Harbor Township is brought from Philadelphia to a local funeral home.  Wechsler’s body was found near a hiking trail in Hawaii earlier this month after he had been missing for nine days. ##
April 26, 2017

PLEASANTVILLE HIGH GYM COULD BE NAMED AFTER KEN LEARY

The Pleasantville Board of Education may decide to dedicate the high school gym to honor the legacy of former boys basketball coach Ken Leary.  Leary died in 2016 at the age of 73 after one of the most successful coaching careers in South Jersey history. ##