Attention GM Alumni! Gillespie Foundation Scholarships Now Open

Attention GM Alumni! Gillespie Foundation Scholarships Now Open

Edinboro, PA (January 29, 2016) – The H.G. Gillespie Foundation is now accepting applications for the 2016 H.G. Gillespie Scholarship. These scholarships provide financial assistance to General McLane School District alumni. Graduates who have attained at least third year standing in post secondary educational institutions are eligible to apply. Second year students that anticipate third […]

Robert L. Ward

Robert L. Ward

Robert L. Ward, 86, of Edinboro, PA died Wednesday, January 27, 2016 at his home. He was born in Union City, on September 2, 1929, the son of the late George D. and Leana E. Ward. Robert worked as a dairy farmer for 50 years and after retiring, he also worked at Walmart for 5 […]

Lancer Letter – Building Character

Lancer Letter – Building Character

Submitted by Richard Scaletta, GM School District I think most people would agree that there has been a decline in decorum, respect and character in today’s society. Basic manners are in short supply and the respect that was once afforded people and institutions has given way to a “I’ll respect you if I need something […]

Eleven General McLane Students Won Awards at Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science (PJAS) Competition

Eleven General McLane Students Won Awards at Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science (PJAS) Competition

Eleven General McLane students won awards at the Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science (PJAS) competition this past weekend at Penn State Behrend in Erie, Pa. Twenty-six schools and more than 350 students participated in this year’s competition, which is open to all students in seventh to 12 grades who wish to participate. Students conduct scientific […]

Rosalie Lois (Hitchcock) Stanfield

Rosalie Lois (Hitchcock) Stanfield

Rosalie Lois (Hitchcock) Stanfield, 76, of Edinboro, died Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Bakers Mills, NY on March 12, 1939, the daughter of the late Beecher Hitchcock and Ellen Call Peterson. Rosalie graduated from Harborcreek High School in 1958. She worked 22 years in […]

David Michael Kertis

David Michael Kertis

David Michael Kertis, 67, of Edinboro, died Thursday, January 21, 2016 at UPMC Hamot. Born February 1, 1948, in Indiana, PA, son of the late Rev. Andrew J. and Mary Kertis. David was a graduate of Wilkinsburg High School and attended classes at Duquesne University and San Diego Mesa College. He enlisted in the U.S. […]

GM Student Receives ECTS Pride Student of the Month Award

GM Student Receives ECTS Pride Student of the Month Award

General McLane High School junior and Erie County Technical School student Connor Hilliard was recently recognized with the ECTS Pride Student of the Month Award. A PRIDE student is a student who has exhibited an “ECTS student Be-Attitude: Be Passionate, Be Respectful, Be Involved, Be Disciplined, Be Employable”. Connor was recognized from the Auto Body […]

General McLane Foundation 10th Annual Golf Outing Slated for July

General McLane Foundation 10th Annual Golf Outing Slated for July

EDINBORO, PA (January 20, 2016) – Golf enthusiasts and supporters of public education can mark their calendars – the General McLane Foundation is now accepting registrations for its 10th Annual Golf Outing. The event will take place July 23, 2016, at Culbertson Hills Golf Course in Edinboro. The golf outing is an 18-hole, four-person scramble. […]

Message of Faith – Your Real Work

Message of Faith – Your Real Work

This weeks Message of Faith submitted by Rev. Joanne Rowden Your Real Work This past Monday we celebrated the life of Dr. Martin Luther King. One of his most famous quotes is, “Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.” Jesus taught us […]

Jean Marie Hess Huntley

Jean Marie Hess Huntley

Jean Marie Hess Huntley, 87, of Erie, formerly of Edinboro, died Monday, January 18, 2016 at Springhill. She was born in Erie on February 3, 1928, the daughter of the late Edwin Jacob and Alice Frances Thomas Hess. She graduated from Wattsburg High School, and later attended classes at Edinboro University. She worked for General […]

1 47 48 49 50 51 53