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Editor’s Selections Friday In The Post

SANATOGA PA – Sadly, The Post can’t be everywhere at once.

It’s impossible to give all local newsworthy activities sufficient coverage, and as actor Clint Eastwood once famously said in his movie role as detective “Dirty” Harry Callahan, “A man’s GOT to know his limitations.”

We don’t want you to miss a thing, however. So below find a list of editor’s selections: links to stories we think you’ll consider interesting today, along with their sources and dates they were published.

Pottstown July 4th festivities set to begin
Pottstown Mercury (July 3, 2015)
The Fourth of July is this weekend which means fun, festivities and, yes, fireworks!

Lifelong Pottstown resident to be 1st grand marshal of parade
Reading Eagle (July 3, 2015)
Ronald C. Downie has served on the school board, borough council and department of parks and recreation.

Hip-hop girls dance up a storm at their first showcase
Pottstown Mercury (July 3, 2015)
An up-and-coming urban dance group wowed the crowd last week at Lower Pottsgrove Elementary School during its first showcase with impressive footwork, twirls, cartwheels and more.

‘Lewd’ text has amorous West Pottsgrove man facing jail
Pottstown Mercury (July 2, 2015)
He allegedly used a text message photo to try to entice a female acquaintance to partake in an amorous rendezvous.

Rick Libra named site vice president at Limerick Generating Station
Norristown Times Herald (July 2, 2015)
Exelon Generation said Thursday that Rick Libra has been named site vice president at Limerick Generating Station. He has more than 30 years of U.S. nuclear industry experience.

Accused killer claimed Pottstown woman’s death ‘not on purpose’
Pottstown Mercury (July 2, 2015)
A West Pottsgrove man accused of fatally shooting a Pottstown woman over an alleged drug debt made incriminating statements to detectives but claimed the shooting was accidental.

Montgomery County Commissioner Val Arkoosh elected secretary of regional planning board
Norristown Times Herald (July 2, 2015)
Montgomery County commissioners’ Vice Chairwoman Dr. Valerie Arkoosh just added a new title to her resume.

Montgomery County will continue to pay human services providers during budget impasse
Norristown Times Herald (July 2, 2015)
Montgomery County will continue to pay its human service providers while Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf and Republican legislators debate Pennsylvania’s budget.

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