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They Stacked Quick, Ran Fast At LPES Field Day

Students streamed out of their classrooms last Friday (May 15) and onto the fields surrounding Lower Pottsgrove Elementary School for a field day full of fun and friendly competition.

Video Cameras Due By July For Township Police

Lower Pottsgrove commissioners voted Thursday to put video cameras in the four newest vehicles in the township police fleet. Others will be installed later.

Weekend Stuff To Do On The Post Calendar

Celebrations and parades in Phoenixville, East Coventry, Pottstown, Collegeville and Red Hill; Take the train back through time in Boyertown; A chili cook-off in Schwenksville; and lots of sales.

Editor’s Selections Friday In The Post

First responders practice oil containment in Royersford; Speaker pumps up confidence at Chamber dinner; land-taking move possible in Pottstown; and S-F school board rejects proposed budget.

Pair Rescued From Car After 422 West Accident

A sedan was driven off U.S. Route 422 West and down an embankment last Tuesday behind Maple Glen Townhomes. Responders had to cut away brush to free its two occupants. Both faced charges.

Planners Recommend Buchert Ridge Apartments

Lower Pottsgrove planners re-examined changes in Phase 1 of construction at the Buchert Ridge housing community. Then they recommended township commissioners approve construction of apartments in Phase 2.

Editor’s Selections Thursday In The Post

West Pottsgrove Pool set to open June 13; everybody in!; Pottsgrove High and Middle School win "No Place For Hate" designations; NRC plans Limerick open house tonight; and a robbery admission.

Pottsgrove Seniors Say ‘Yes!’ On Signing Day

They were part of Wednesday's national event during which scholar athletes declare their intentions to attend specific colleges and universities, and play on their sports teams.

Outlets’ Merchants Expand Hours For Holiday

Retailers at the nearby Philadelphia Premium Outlets say they will expand their hours of operation, and promise special discounts on merchandise, for the Memorial Day Weekend holiday.

Veterans, Military Ride Weekend Express Free

Current and veteran members of U.S. Armed Forces are being treated during the Memorial Day Weekend to free rides on the Colebrookdale Railroad's special express excursions from Boyertown.

YWCA Tri-County, Excel Reviewing Their Year

Members of the YWCA Tri-County Area and its Women EXCEL group will hold a joint meeting June 11 to review their year's activities, and plan their heading for the next 12 months.

For S-F Graduation, Practice Makes Perfect

This year's graduates at Spring-Ford Area High School are being asked to participate in not one but two commencement rehearsals ... just to ensure everything goes according to plan.

In Township, 6,187 Registered For Primary Election

Lower Pottsgrove is home to 3,116 registered Republican voters and 3,071 registered Democrats. Just how many will turn out for their primaries today?

Not The Usual Meal Time At Pottsgrove High

While the Pottsgrove High School cafeteria is being expanded, students have a new luncheon venue: the gymnasium.

Pottstown, Pottsgrove Students Honor The Fallen

With six photos. Area high school students from Pottstown and Pottsgrove helped local veterans spruce up several cemeteries Saturday, Armed Forces Day.

Pottsgrove Computers Draw Hatboro-Horsham Visit

A team from the Hatboro-Horsham School District in eastern Montgomery County came calling Monday to learn more about Pottsgrove's one-on-one computing initiative.

Spring Valley Farms Rescheduled With Planners

The housing development proposed for vacant land off North Pleasant View and Bliem roads was scheduled to be reviewed again tonight by Lower Pottsgrove planners. A new date will be set.

Directors Approve Sports Camps, Peach Bowl Trip

Pottsgrove school board members have said "yes" to students' and coaches' participation in three sports camps, as well as to the high school marching band appearance at year's end in Atlanta GA.

PAC-10 Lacrosse Senior Bowl Opens Thursday

The best players in Pioneer Athletic Conference boys' lacrosse, chosen by their coaches, show off their skills in a third annual game Thursday night at Pottsgrove High.

Events Scheduled This Week On The Post Calendar

Meetings, activities, events and Pottsgrove School District sports happening this week, as submitted to The Post calendar.

Editor’s Selections Monday In The Post

GED diploma winners honored in Sanatoga; West Pottsgrove plans to fix intersection problems; PA House, Senate separately work on pension reforms; and crushing violent crime in Pottstown.