Browsing: Parkesburg People

> Dwayne Walton and his wife Amy.  The Waltons have two children. Note:  About a month ago, after meeting Adam Straubel for the first time, I asked him to write a biographical piece on Dwayne Walton,


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> Earlier this week we gave a shout out to Scott Alexander, the Parkesburg magician who had won a coveted slot on “America’s Got Talent” reality show. The show’s producers bill the talent show as “a


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>  Scott Alexander stacks some of his cache of books on magic. He will be performing on TV in the quarterfinals of “America’s Got Talent.”(Photo by DLN Staff Amy Dragoo) Parkesburg resident and amateur magician Scott


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> Last Sunday afternoon I posted a 1969 article from a Reading newspaper describing a racial incident in Parkesburg in which one “negro” man, Harry Dickinson, who the article noted was “peace-making,” was killed and eight


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> A 12 Steps Toward EmploymentTM workshops are being held in Chester Springs and Oxford to aid Chester County’s unemployed and underemployed, including recent college students, in seeking,obtaining and retaining suitable employment. Seminars will be held


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> Jim Wilde, alive and well, enjoying an extra helping of pie at Country Gardens restaurant Saturday evening just a few hours AFTER a rumor announcing his passing spread on Facebook. Caleb Wilde takes a humorous


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> A plaque honoring Cpl. Brandon Hardy, an Octorara graduate who was killed in 2006 during Operation Iraqi Freedom was announced this past Monday evening. Donanated by the YMCA STRIDE group, the plaque sits just outside


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> The handmade quilt created by local crafters to raise money for Joplin, MO. tornado victims is unfurled at Monday evening’s school board meeting. By Magdalena Stuehrmann On May 22,2011, at about 6 o’clock in the


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> Army National Guard Pvt. Courtney A. Moore has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values,


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> Parkesburg singer/songwriter Kevin Patrick has recorded a new song, “Unlock Your Heart.” Kevin wrote the song specifically for a soon to be married friend. You can listen to his song at Kevin’s Reverbnation page here. 


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