Browsing: Parkesburg People

This brief note from this morning’s Daily Local News: Marine Corps Pvt. Thomas J. Fagan, son of Sherry E. and Thomas L. Fagan of Parkesburg, completed 12 weeks of basic training at Marine Corps Recruit Depot,


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A Cochranville couple became proud parents of Chester County’s first baby of the new year Sunday morning. That her due date wasn’t until January 10th made little difference to Arianna Zoe Wellen who was born at


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Gerry Treadway’s love of bottles gets some attention in this week’s edition of The Kennett Paper and the Avon Grove Sun. Beautiful colors and forms along with interesting history draw people to collect glass bottles. There


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The historic Stottsville Inn is hosting a book signing with author Bruce Mowday on his latest book Richie Ashburn … Why The Hall Not? The Amazing Journey To Cooperstown. The Phillies will be in the playoffs


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> Marian L. ‘Tiny’ Cabott Former Octorara school nurse Marian L. ‘Tiny’ Cabott who passed away in late June, left the Parkesburg Library $1,000 in her estate.  Corbett, a 1951 graduate of Parkesburg High School, a


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> 101 year old Parkesburg born Lydia Lesher When the nurse laid newborn Lydia Lesher beside her mother for the first time, the baby was blue from lack of oxygen. “She probably won’t make it through


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> More than 200 projects were entered for exhibition at the Chester County 4-H Fair held last week in Chester Springs. This year’s submission featured several projects in sewing, artwork, pet care, woodworking, horticulture, club displays


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> Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Edward R. Smith This from Saturday’s Daily Local News: Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Edward R. Smith graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San


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> Kirby Kopp brought his hot air balloon to Lancaster County libraries this summer, including the Moores Memorial Library in Christiana. This from the Community Courier: The theme for this year’s summer reading programs in the


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> Pomeroy Fire Company firefighters train at Allegheny Regional Airport Authority ARFF Training Center in Pittsburgh. Six specially trained firefighter/EMTs are now on call for Sikorsky Global Helicopter, and will supplement the Sikorsky team. (Photo courtesy


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