Browsing: Jack Mariano

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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Octorara Angels Rainbow Color Run 2016

By Jack Mariano -357- That’s the number of registered runners and walkers in Saturday’s Octorara Angels Color Run. The event, now in it’s third year, is a fundraising effort – produced by Octorara track coach Christian


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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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BY JACK MARIANO Ominous skies could not dampen the attendance of Sunday’s Memorial Parade held in Parkesburg which included one of the largest crowds ever.  Some estimates placed that gathering approaching one thousand who participated and


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P.A.B.A.   CELEBRATES!

By Jack Mariano Looking at the The Parkesburg Area Business Association brochure, the credo of the organization is to “work to unify member businesses in the continuing promotion of all Parkesburg area business at large and


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By Jack Mariano Betsy  Gillen, President of the Parkesburg Chapter of Kacie’s Cause welcomed the crowd that was jammed into the Parkesburg Point Center and drew a large round of applause when she announced that the


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ATTENTION HISTORY FANS The Parkesburg History Group will have a display and talk about Parkesburg Bottles dating from 1852 to the present day at Ascension Episcopal Church, 2nd Ave. and West St. in Parkesburg on Wednesday


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By Jack Mariano The Face of America Bicycle Race will be coming through Parkesburg on the way to Gettysburg on Saturday, April 23, 2016. The teams will be making a brief stop at the Keystone Valley


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By Jack Mariano About thirty promoters and potential sponsors came out Wednesday evening to the Parkesburg VFW banquet room to enjoy wine and cheese and to hear the “kick off’ for the 2016 version of Community


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