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Octorara HS Cafeteria’s “Animal House” Like Lunch Time Scene

This expose about the loud and messy scene of a typical lunch time in Octorara High School cafeteria frequented by pushy, obnoxious and often rowdy students eating lunch written by two high school students for the


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Parkesburg Native Drives Penn States Womens Rugby Championship

What better gift is there for a father on Father’s Day than reading about his daughter’s magnificent athletic feats in the Sunday newspaper? According to Rick Meanix’s of Washington Avenue, it doesn’t get any better. “What


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Octorara Alumni Earns Lancaster Newspaper’s Top Teen Distinction

What did newly minted Octorara alumni Elizabeth Lapp do to earn LancasterOnline’s “Teen of the Week” distinction Saturday? According to the article, Ms. Lapp lives a full life jammed with work, sports, worship, music, broadcasting, scholarship


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This Is Your Octorara Student On An iPad

Given the sometimes spirited debate over Octorara handing out iPads to all 7th through 12 grade students that has raged over the last 24 months, this advice column lifted from the latest edition of The Octorara


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Octorara Student’s Projects Shine At Annual Ag Fair

More than 1,000 people took advantage of the weekend’s blue skies and warm sun to take in Octorara High School’s second annual OA-BEST agriculture fair all day Saturday. With 1,735 farms spread across Chester County, 99%


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Octorara Talent Show Friday Night


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Emergency Responders Stage Mock Car Crash For Octorara Students

A portrayal of the timeline emergency responders go through when responding to an auto accident for Octorara High School students last Thursday morning. Watch, Share and Broadcast High School Events LIVE – in HD – for


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2013 Octorara Grad Earns Baseball Conference Rookie Award

From Penn State Altoona’s NOW (Now On The News) site on Pat McHenry, a 2013 Octorara alumni and last year’s Most Outstanding Octorara Athlete, being named Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference’s Newcomer of the Year: McHenry Named


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Octorara PTO Looking For “Gently Used” Books


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Octorara Sophomore Earns Eagle Scout Award

Boy Scout Christian Jaq “CJ” Huntsinger, a member of Boy Scout Troop 20 sponsored by Penningtonville Presbyterian Church in Atglen and Octorara 10th Grader, earned the rank of Eagle Scout, scouting’s highest honor last month. The full


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