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2017 Primary Election Results – Octorara School District

Konnecker / Hurley team K.O.s incumbent Timothy Alexander. In a locally debated contest, the numbers for voting in Octorara’s District III (including Parkesburg Borough, Highland and Londonderry Townships) confirm that area voters realize the real issues


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Presenting The 2016 Octorara Graduates

By Jack Mariano The Octorara Area School District launched 144 graduates out into the world on Thursday evening, June 9th at the school’s 66th commencement exercises.  Below is a list of graduating seniors: Andrew Laurence Agen


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Octorara Awards Outstanding Seniors

By Jack Mariano George Daller auditorium was the scene on Wednesday June 1st as The Octorara Area School District Presented Awards and Scholarships To The 2016 Senior Class. Listed below are the awardees…… Scholarships and Awards


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OABEST Expo Draws Large Crowd

By Jack Mariano The Octorara Area Best Expo held on Saturday June 4, offered a variety of sights, sounds and smells…..yes smells (of the barbecue grill cooking up hot dogs, hamburgers and sausages).  the “sights” varied


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Future Farmers Of America Alive And Well At Octorara

The Chester County F.F.A. Banquet was held in the Cafeteria of Octorara High School on Friday May 13th. FFA is not just for students who want to be production farmers and those interested in the many


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Octorara Winter Sports Schedules

Boys’ Basketball Team Hopes To Repeat As District I Champions By Jack Mariano The fall sports schedule wasn’t kind to the Octorara Braves, winning less than a dozen games across six sports.  Such is life in


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A Closer Look At Octorara’s Collective Bargaining Agreement

By Jack Mariano The Octorara Area School District Board of Directors recently approved a new contract with the Octorara Area Education Association with a 9-0 vote.  The agreement is for four years retroactively, starting July 1,


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Octorara School Board Votes First Tax Raise In Two Years

By Jack Mariano The Octorara area school board met on Monday, June 15 and from what was reported to be a very sparse audience, as part of the regular meeting, the directors passed a $50.7 million


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Octorara Grads Are #1 In Lenfest Land

By Jack Mariano Outgoing Assistant Principal /Athletic Director / Honors English teacher Jamie Bankert  addressed the Octorara School Directors at their recent meeting regarding the recent Lenfest Community Scholarship Weekend held at Lancaster’s Franklin and Marshall


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Mock Car Crash At Octorara This Morning

In order to promote safe and responsible driving on the night of the prom, Octorara Senior High School will be hosting our local emergency response agencies in a simulated car crash scene. Students in grades 11


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