Schools: Owen J. Roberts
They were two of 388 school districts said to be found in the nation's "Best Communities for Music Education."
Members of his family live in Pottstown and Royersford. He's now serving in South Carolina.
Twenty-one local students have recently been honored for accomplishments at their educational institutions.
Students who live in the greater Pottstown area are plenty smart, and the deans' lists of their colleges and universities offer proof.
Pottstown High senior Eliana Arroyo-Dech will look for your dollars-and-cents votes during the next eight months to help support the return of fireworks for Pottstown's Independence Day events.
At about this time every year, the Owen J. Roberts Parent Music Organization serves up a pasta dinner to benefit the school district's music program. Then it adds a dollop of entertainment.
Owen J. Roberts School District students and staff members played a role in Saturday's "Show Me Your Shoes" parade in Atlantic City NJ. Its marching band was among musical groups featured as part of the two-hour long entertainment.
Saturday's big event drew hundreds of spectators to the high school.