Coal Cracker: News By Kids For The Coal Region
MAHANOY CITY -- Hot off the presses, a new newspaper in Schuylkill County produced completely by kids in third through eighth grades. It's called Coal Cracker. It's now available in stores in parts of the county and it's a lot more than your average school paper. They call themselves Coal Cracker Kids and they gathered at the Mahanoy City library to celebrate the publication of their newspaper. Each of them signed copies of the first edition of Coal Cracker.