Local Non-profit Seeking Help…..

Local Non-profit Seeking Help…..

Things have been very busy at Boro Women & Family Services (BWS), 108 High Street, in Edinboro. Over the recent holidays they were able to assist 25 families and 102 individuals with basic and holiday needs. The demand for assistance to families continues to grow and BWS is growing to meet the needs by expanding […]

Edinboro Elementary School Receives Grant to Bridge Kindergarten and Preschool Curriculum

Edinboro Elementary School Receives Grant to Bridge Kindergarten and Preschool Curriculum

EDINBORO, PA (December 20, 2016) – The Pennsylvania Department of Education selected Edinboro Elementary School as one of the recipients of a $4,000 grant to help foster the vital collaborations and connections necessary for student success from birth through grade 3. The Governor’s Institute: P-3 Collaboration-Working Together for Student Success Grant brings school districts, early […]

Makerspaces Come To General McLane

Makerspaces Come To General McLane

Makerspaces come to General McLane EDINBORO, PA (December 15, 2016) – Gone are the days where libraries expanded imagination and creativity through only books and publications. Now, libraries are incorporating makerspaces for student enrichment and these have officially made their way to General McLane School District. A makerspace is a sharing space where students gather […]

General McLane Students Among 2016 VFW Essay Contest Winners

General McLane Students Among 2016 VFW Essay Contest Winners

GM students among 2016 VFW Essay Contest Winners Nine General McLane students were recently selected as winners of the 2016 VFW Post 740 Patriot’s Pen and Voice of Democracy Essay Contests Junior Mary Claire Cousins was this year’s Voice of Democracy Essay Contest winner. This contest was for students in grades 9-12. Cousins received a […]

General McLane Students Win In STEM Ingenuity Challenge

General McLane Students Win In STEM Ingenuity Challenge

EDINBORO, PA (December 5, 2016) – General McLane School District placed second at the Annual STEM Ingenuity Challenge, with multiple students earning numerous achievements. The STEM Ingenuity Challenge is a problem solving competition organized by grade level. This is the 27th annual event sponsored by the Technology Education and Engineering Association of Northwest PA and […]

General McLane HS Senior, Maddie Dillen, Selected As Outstanding Delegate

General McLane HS Senior, Maddie Dillen, Selected As Outstanding Delegate

GMHS senior selected as outstanding delegate EDINBORO, PA (December 2, 2016) – General McLane High School senior Maddie Dillen was recently named the recipient of the Dale Hawley Award, a special recognition for being the most outstanding delegate at the Advanced Gold Summer Leadership Camp. She received the award at the Pennsylvania Association of Student […]

J W Parker Middle School Enjoy Pizza Party — Celebrate PTSA Summer Reading Program

J W Parker Middle School Enjoy Pizza Party — Celebrate PTSA Summer Reading Program

James W. Parker Middle School students enjoyed some pizza with the principals to celebrate their participation in the PTSA Summer Reading Program. To be eligible for this party, students entering grades 5, 6, 7 or 8 must read the equivalent of 6 chapter books and novels that are age and reading level appropriate. Students complete […]

James W. Parker Middle School & McKean Elementary School Named 2016 Bread Box Winners

James W. Parker Middle School  & McKean Elementary School Named 2016 Bread Box Winners

Both James W. Parker Middle School and McKean Elementary School were named Bread Box winners through the Second Harvest Food Bank of Northwest Pennsylvania. These awards begun in 1989 and recognize the efforts of groups and individuals who host fundraisers and food collections for Second Harvest to help alleviate hunger in our area. Each year, […]

General McLane Radio to Debut Friday

General McLane Radio to Debut Friday

General McLane Radio to Debut Friday Edinboro, PA (October 6, 2016) – Can’t make it to a General McLane sporting event, but still want to follow along? Thanks to senior Isaac Petkac, community members, alumni and Lancer fans will now have that opportunity. General McLane Radio debuts this Friday with the broadcast of the Lancers […]

J.W. Parker Middle School To Host 3rd Annual Trail of Treats

J.W. Parker Middle School To Host 3rd Annual Trail of Treats

JWPMS to host 3rd Annual Trail of Treats Edinboro, PA (October 4, 2016) – James W. Parker Middle School students are making sure that weather doesn’t spoil Halloween for children in the General McLane community. Members of Student Council and 8th grade advisors are hosting the third annual Trail of Treats Fundraiser on Saturday, October […]

The National Trial Lawyers Announces Grant C. Travis as One of Its Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Pennsylvania

The National Trial Lawyers Announces Grant C. Travis as One of Its Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Pennsylvania

The National Trial Lawyers Association is pleased to announce that Grant C. Travis of The Travis Law Firm has been selected for inclusion into its Top 100 Trial Lawyers, an honor given to a select group of lawyers for their superior skills and qualifications in the field. Membership in this exclusive organization is by invitation […]

Play It Forward: Charity Drive Aims To Collect Band Instruments For General McLane Students

Play It Forward: Charity Drive Aims To Collect Band Instruments For General McLane Students

Play It Forward: Charity drive aims to collect band instruments for General McLane students. Edinboro, PA (September 21, 2016) – General McLane School District is inviting individuals to “play it forward” and donate band instruments for students. James W. Parker Middle School Band instructor John Roden has started a musical band instrument drive, with the […]

Edinboro American Legion Community Pool Has a Banner Year

Edinboro American Legion Community Pool Has a Banner Year

Probably one of Edinboro’s worst kept secrets is the community pool, operated by American Legion Post 439 of Edinboro. Several years ago when the Post took over the pool it was in need of some MAJOR TLC. Many of the repairs had been neglected for years and the cost of operating the pool had grown […]