Browsing: Dwayne Walton

Plans For Memorial Skate Park In Parkesburg Moving Forward

Parkesburg Point Youth Center held a meeting last week on the proposed outdoor skate park in the parking lot of its facility on Main Street. The John Gillen Memorial Skate Park, in memory of Gillen, 21,


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Point Kids Brush An Eyesore Away

Thanks to a service project by the kids of The Point, a Parkesburg eyesore, graffiti spray painted on the south side base of the Culvert Street underpass several years ago, is a thing of the past. Thank you


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New Point Center Takes Shape

The Point’s gym floor goes down as the rest of the new facility at the end of Main Street takes shape.                         ____________    


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Point’s Grand Opening Will Feature Prominent Conservative Speaker

Parkesburg Point, an organization focused on transforming and empowering the youth of Parkesburg and surrounding areas, will unveil its new Main Street community center at a Grand Opening Event scheduled for Sunday, November 17. During the grand


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The summer of 2013 will be known a the summer of construction across the Octorara region. There’s the new turf and soon be installed bleachers at Octorara’s W. Gene Davis Memorial Field, Lancaster General $15M out


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This post has nothing to do with patriotism, our nation’s birthday or the 4th of July which we celebrate today. Rather it is a blog post totally cut and pasted from something Dwayne Walton, Executive Director


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A wonderful story on The Point’s blog of a generous young man with a big heart doing more than his share to help Parkesburg Point raise the $2.3 Million dollars needed to rehabilitate the abandoned shopping


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When Dwayne Walton, The Points Executive Director, mentioned how The Point was leveraging Khan Academy to supplement kids’ classroom learning during his presentation to the school board Monday night, it was remarkable was how few people


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My notes from last night’s board meeting with all the standard misquotes and misspellings you’ve come to expect. OCTORARA AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT WORK SESSION August 13, 2012 – 7:30 p.m. Lord’s Prayer Pledge of Allegiance to


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If you have a friend(s) who wonders around Parkesburg complaining about what is wrong with our town, spouting off a list of grievances that usually includes too much trash, too many renters, too high of taxes


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