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DCC Softball Outlasts Cranberry: April 8 Baseball/Softball Scores Powered by Eric Shick Agency

DCC Softball Outlasts Cranberry: April 8 Baseball/Softball Scores Powered by Eric Shick Agency

April 8 scores and recaps. FULL ARTICLE
Hickory Grove Students Display Projects on the Life of Ben Franklin

Hickory Grove Students Display Projects on the Life of Ben Franklin

BROOKVILLE, Pa. (EYT) - Students at Hickory Grove Elementary recently got to show off their knowledge following a project focused on the life and accomplishments of Benjamin Franklin. FULL ARTICLE
by · April 7, 2021 · Local News, News, School News
Hickory Grove Students Participate in Egg-Coloring Experiment

Hickory Grove Students Participate in Egg-Coloring Experiment

BROOKVILLE, Pa. (EYT) - Students at Hickory Grove Elementary recently participated in an egg-coloring experiment. FULL ARTICLE
by · April 5, 2021 · Local News, News, School News
Gov. Wolf: Successful Teacher & School Staff Vaccination Initiative Is Completed Ahead of Schedule

Gov. Wolf: Successful Teacher & School Staff Vaccination Initiative Is Completed Ahead of Schedule

HARRISBURG, Pa. - After vaccinating more than 112,500 teachers and school staff in only about three weeks, Governor Tom Wolf visited Luzerne County to announce the special vaccination initiative is a success and was completed ahead of schedule. FULL ARTICLE
by · April 3, 2021 · Local News, News, PA News, School News
Wolf Admin: Updated Recommendations for K-12 Schools Match CDC Guidance for Social Distancing, COVID-19 Cases in Schools

Wolf Admin: Updated Recommendations for K-12 Schools Match CDC Guidance for Social Distancing, COVID-19 Cases in Schools

HARRISBURG, Pa. - The Pennsylvania departments of Health (DOH) and Education (PDE) announced updated recommendations for K-12 schools on social distancing in classrooms and how to handle COVID-19 cases in school buildings. FULL ARTICLE
by · March 31, 2021 · Local News, News, PA News, School News
Brookville Wins AAA Title in Dominant Fashion

Brookville Wins AAA Title in Dominant Fashion

BROOKVILLE, Pa. - Brookville jumped out to a quick lead and kept the momentum going all night in the Raiders’ 69-46 win over Kane to win the D9 Class AAA title. The Raiders took a 13 point lead after the first quarter and built their lead up to 20 after three quarters in a game that Brookville dominated. FULL ARTICLE
by · March 14, 2021 · Local News, School News, Sports
Wolf Administration Promotes Free Testing for Lead in Drinking Water for Schools and Child Care Programs

Wolf Administration Promotes Free Testing for Lead in Drinking Water for Schools and Child Care Programs

HARRISBURG, Pa. - The Wolf Administration advised all schools and child care programs in Pennsylvania of the Voluntary Lead in Child Care and School Drinking Water Testing Program, which will provide $1.74 million from a federal grant for testing lead in drinking water. FULL ARTICLE
by · March 10, 2021 · Local News, News, PA News, School News
Emma Slagle to Take Part in Envision’s National Youth Leadership Forum: Pathways to STEM 

Emma Slagle to Take Part in Envision’s National Youth Leadership Forum: Pathways to STEM 

BROOKVILLE, Pa. – This summer 2021, Emma Slagle from Brookville, PA will join outstanding elementary school students from across the state to take part in a unique academic and career-oriented development experience, the National Youth Leadership Forum (NYLF): Pathways to STEM, taking place at La Roche University, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  FULL ARTICLE
by · March 9, 2021 · Local News, News, School News
District 9 Basketball Brackets Released

District 9 Basketball Brackets Released

On Thursday, District 9 released their playoff brackets for all classifications. FULL ARTICLE
Department of Education Allows Schools to Delay Standardized Tests Until the Fall

Department of Education Allows Schools to Delay Standardized Tests Until the Fall

HARRISBURG, Pa. - Acting Education Secretary Noe Ortega announced that the department has submitted a letter to the U.S. Department of Education (USDE) confirming that Pennsylvania will allow public schools the option to postpone federally-required academic achievement and English learner proficiency tests until the fall. FULL ARTICLE
by · March 1, 2021 · Local News, News, PA News, School News