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Kutztown High School graduating seniors: Read the list  Reading Eagle

Dr. Michael Karch, distinguished alumnus, delivered the commencement address in Kutztown High School auditorium. Share this article ...

Kutztown School District Education Foundation names distinguished alumnus  Reading Eagle

Dr. Michael M. Karch, a California surgeon who specializes in orthopedic trauma, will receive the award in June.

Kutztown High graduates 111 at commencement in the school's auditorium  Reading Eagle

Dr. Michael Karch, distinguished alumnus, delivered the commencement address in Kutztown High School auditorium.

Softball: Kutztown edges Brandywine Heights in Berks III battle  Reading Eagle

Caitlyn Lubak gets game-winning single in the eighth.

Kutztown tops Marian Catholic  69News WFMZ-TV

Kutztown High faced Marian Catholic in a non-league baseball contest.

Kutztown Ward 2 polling place changed  Reading Eagle

Voters will go to the Kutztown High School Stadium Field House.

Kutztown High School dedicates its new stadium  Reading Eagle

Hundreds turned out for a day of festivities that included activities and performances.

Kutztown High School graduates 116 seniors  Reading Eagle

Julie Stark, Class of 1979, spoke at commencement exercises in the school auditorium.

Kutztown High School set to unveil newly expanded stadium  Reading Eagle

Dedication for the facility, which underwent $3.4 million in renovations, will take place Sunday.

Berks' Best 2019 Science/Environment winner: Madison Keiser  Reading Eagle

As a senior at Kutztown High School, Madison Keiser has many goals, including one she has already achieved: to be a positive role model for girls.

Berks' Best 2019 Science/Environment finalists and nominees  Reading Eagle

Madison M. Keiser of Kutztown High School, Hilary E. Good of Berks Catholic High School and Shelby R. Claytor of Fleetwood High School.

Kutztown celebration pays tribute to American flag  Reading Eagle

The community has held the annual event for 44 years.

Kutztown High School Odyssey of Mind team advances to World Finals  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

The Kutztown High School Odyssey of the Mind team placed second at the Pennsylvania State Odyssey of the Mind tournament April 7 and advances to the ...

Kutztown Cougars Rifle Team offers perspectives on mass shootings  Reading Eagle

The coach says members can handle the weapons safely and know the difference between the right and wrong uses.

Berks' Best 2019 Performing Arts finalists and nominees  Reading Eagle

Sashank Sridhar of Wilson High School, Joel A. Evans of Muhlenberg High School, Sarah A. Fleischood of Wyomissing High School and Evan K. Nygard of ...

Hexhibition opens in Kutztown  Reading Eagle

The display features unusual Pennsylvania Dutch hex signs.

Kutztown High School Walkout joins student-driven movement that rejects fear and hate, embraces compassion  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

More than 140 Kutztown Area High School students walked out of their classes at 10:13 a.m. on March 14 for the #Enough National School Walkout in honor of ...

Berks' Best 2019 Community Service / Taylor Seitzinger Award finalists and nominees  Reading Eagle

Wyomissing High School. Parents or guardians: Dr. Stephen and Colette Huber. Awards and honors highlights: Judy Schwank Good Citizenship Award, ...

BERKS' BEST 2019: Recognizing the best and brightest seniors from area high schools [Video]  Reading Eagle

Reading Eagle Company invited local districts to nominate up to two students in each of 11 categories to vie for a $500 award.

Berks' Best 2018 foreign languages winner: Jordan Dunn, Kutztown High School  Reading Eagle

Trips to South America fuel her passion for Spanish fluency.

Kutztown High School 2017 graduation list  Reading Eagle

Kutztown High School graduation was June 6.Class members (the list includes names of all seniors. It does not necessarily indicate graduation on June.

SteelStacks High School Jazz Band Showcase finalists announced (PHOTOS)

During the finals, each band performed a 20-minute set before a live audience and the judges.

Pennsylvania steps away from School Performance Profiles, but scores still available  Reading Eagle

According to those profiles, 36 of the 99 schools in the county to receive scores were above the state-set benchmark of 70.

Berks' Best 2019 Vocational/Technical Skills finalists and nominees  Reading Eagle

Allison J. Moser of Wyomissing High School, Rachel E. Noll of Oley Valley High School and Andrew J. O'Donohue of Fleetwood High School were finalists.

Kutztown Junior battling cancer crowned Prom Princess | News  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

Kutztown junior Nikolette Nolte, who is battling cancer, was crowned Prom Princess at the 2017 Kutztown Area High School Prom held at Bear Creek Resort on ...

5 celebrities with Berks County connections  Reading Eagle

Many famous people have connections to Berks County. Here is a first batch to peruse, with one of the most prominent current celebrities leading off: Taylor Swift ...

Berks Outstanding Young Women contestants named  Reading Eagle

The Berks County Outstanding Young Women Program is scheduled for Sept. 28 at 7 p.m. at Kutztown High School. The organization has announced the ...

Kutztown celebrates grand opening of new stadium | News  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

Kutztown Area School District, along with the Kutztown Education Foundation, celebrated the grand opening of the new stadium on May 6.

Question raised by escalating safety concerns: Should schools be off limits on Election Day?  Allentown Morning Call

Lehigh Valley school districts weigh safety concerns of schools as polling places.

Kutztown hosts 11 Jazz Bands at Annual Jazz Festival | News  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

Fleetwood, Oley Valley, Governor Mifflin, Pottstown, Boyertown Junior High, Wilson West, and Spring-Ford middle school jazz bands won outstanding ...

Berks' Best 2019 Foreign Languages finalists and nominees  Reading Eagle

Christopher F. Russo of Wilson High School, Allena R. Kishpaugh of Twin Valley High School, Karla F. Santillan ofWyomissing High School and Morgan M.

Kutztown University receives $2.4 million gift, the largest private donation in school history  Reading Eagle

The gift is from the estate of Joyce Kutz Wehr and is going to the school's foundation, where it will be used for scholarships.

Kutztown declares disaster Saturday when Saucony Creek crests banks  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

Heavy rainfall on Friday, Aug. 3 lead to early morning flooding on Saturday, Aug. 4. Saucony Creek crested its banks and flooded nearby roadways, school ...

Kutztown Elementary School custodian wins Berks County Intermediate Unit honor  Reading Eagle

Dale Bond, who earned the Annie Sullivan Award, enjoys interacting with children.

Cancer proves no match for Kutztown High swimmer  Reading Eagle

When she gathered with her family this month and signed a national letter of intent to swim at Penn State, Nikolette Nolte fulfilled a longstanding dream.

Berks' Best 2019 Business finalists and nominees  Reading Eagle

Brock J. Drahus of Twin Valley High School, Joanna L. Helm of Wyomissing High School and Ethan A. Stoney of Berks Catholic were the finalists.

Financing package OK'd for $11.9 million project at Kutztown High School  Reading Eagle

The Kutztown School Board approved a financing package Tuesday night to fund the major part of the $11.9 million renovation and expansion of Kutztown.

Berks County Election Board approves polling location changes  Reading Eagle

Voters in five Berks County precincts will be headed to new polling locations this spring. The county elections board approved the polling place changes for the ...

Berks' Best 2019 Social Studies finalists and nominees  Reading Eagle

Emma K. Hopler of Wyomissing High School, Sydney M. Badman of Twin Valley High School and Jasmine M. Slusser of Berks Catholic High School were ...

Six area high school jazz bands to compete Sunday in annual SteelStacks Showcase  Allentown Morning Call

Six area high school jazz bands will compete in the finals of the 2019 SteelStacks High School Jazz Band Showcase on Sunday, March 17, at Musikfest Cafe at ...

Berks' Best 2019 Mathematics finalists and nominees  Reading Eagle

Benjamin L. Chen of Wyomissing High School, Yashica Kagithapu of Exeter High School and Sashank Sridhar ofWilson High School were finalists.

Kutztown Optimist Club awards $9,500 in scholarships  Reading Eagle

The eight recipients plan to attend Kutztown University.

Kutztown Folk Fest tradition: 94-year-old tells story of hanging of Susanna Cox  Allentown Morning Call

For more than 20 years, June DeTurk has climbed the 13 steps to the top of the wooden gallows at the Kutztown Folk Festival to tell the story of the hanging of ...

'True integrity': Retiring Berks veterans director saluted  Reading Eagle

Berks County Veterans Affairs Director Dale G. Derr arrived a little late to his retirement reception this week, but once he explained the delay, no one was ...

Guidance counselor honored as a distinguished Kutztown High alumnus  Reading Eagle

Andrew Brett will be recognized at a reception June 2.

Kutztown High School ag program awarded $25,000 grant | News  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

The Kutztown School District agriculture program received a $25000 grant. Faculty, administration, local farmers and the Future Farmers of America students ...

Young Ag Leaders: Morgan Kunkel  Reading Eagle

Morgan Kunkel, 17, is a senior at Kutztown High School. She is involved in the Berks County 4-H dairy, swine, goat, beef and dairy beef clubs and the Kutztown ...

Berks' Best 2019 Communications finalists and nominees  Reading Eagle

Finalists were Sydney M. Halliwell of Daniel Boone High School, Emma K. Hopler of Wyomissing High School, Catherine A. Schroder of Berks Catholic High ...

Kutztown Middle School wins 4th overall at Regional Science Olympiad  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

The Kutztown Middle School Science Olympiad team who placed 4th overall at the Centraleastern Regional Science Olympiad competition held at Kutztown ...

Kutztown Area School District Stadium project wrapping up  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

On behalf of the Kutztown Area School District Board of Directors and Administration, we are honored to welcome parents, teachers, staff, and more than 1300 ...

Former Reading patrolman, shot in the line of duty in 2003 in Maryland, dies at 53  Reading Eagle

Kyle D. Olinger is described by a former colleague in Reading as.

Kutztown Area High School Leo Club hosts supply drive for Harvey victims in Texas  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

Kutztown Area High School students in cooperation with the Leo Club have begun a supplies drive to assist Texas victims of Hurricane Harvey in the aftermath ...

Grace B. Rohrbach | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Grace B. Rohrbach, 94, passed away peacefully at the Mennonite Home on 4/19/2019. Born in Longswamp Township, PA, she lived most of her life in North ...

Gov. Mifflin senior named Outstanding Young Woman  Reading Eagle

Jessica Gehman is the winner of the Berks County contest at Kutztown High School.

#NikiStrong: Supporting Penn State's Nikolette Nolte  SwimSwam

Over the last 24 hours, a multitude of swim programs have been sharing various tweets with #NikiStrong. The hashtag is showing support for Penn State Over ...

Berks County Science Olympiad draws young thinkers to KU  Reading Eagle

The 33rd edition of the event enabled students from 15 high schools to explore a variety of topics.

Kutztown HIgh School Class of 2015 Valedictorian says 'The best is yet to come'  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

While 103 Kutztown Area High School graduating seniors put on their caps and gowns, friends and family gathered in the crowded auditorium and the school ...

Elizabeth L. (Hille) Stauffer | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Elizabeth L. (Hille) Stauffer, 86, of Fleetwood, passed away early Saturday morning, December 15, 2018 at her home surrounded by her loving family.

Kutztown High School 2016 grad profile: MacKenzie Sheetz  Reading Eagle

Dedicated. Passionate. Optimistic. These are a few of the words that can be used to describe MacKenzie Sheetz. The 2016 graduate of Kutztown is as focused ...

KU honors Kutztown borough's first female mayor  Reading Eagle

Sandra Green was awarded the Kutztown University President's Medal at a ceremony in the home of Dr. Kenneth S. Hawkinson, university president.

Weaknecht seeking another term as Berks County sheriff  Reading Eagle

Republican Eric J. Weaknecht will campaign for his fourth term.

Reading Musical Foundation Features Finest Student Musicians in Two 'Artists of Tomorrow' Concerts

The Reading Musical Foundation will present 33 of its first place winners from its 2018 scholarship auditions in the prestigious Artists of Tomorrow Concert.

Kutztown High School Tractor Day: Students drive tractors to school, show who they are and what they do  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

A group of students drove their tractors to school for Kutztown High School's annual Tractor Day.

Sweet 16 party converted into fundraiser for Berks Catholic football player  Reading Eagle

The girlfriend of Anthony Myers gives her special day over to a community looking to support his fight against cancer.

Robesonia Redware readies for annual Holiday Fine Art & Craft Festival  Reading Eagle

The two-day event includes traditional and contemporary work in a variety of crafts, including folk art, jewelry, weaving and ceramics.

Not Forgotten: Former Reading police officer dies a hero  Reading Eagle

Kyle D. Olinger was shot in the line of duty in 2003 in Maryland.

More than 100 scholarship winners honored at Berks County Community Foundation luncheon  Reading Eagle

Alvernia University president Dr. Thomas F. Flynn gave students a top 5 list for post-high school success during his keynote address.

Berks' Best 2019 Computer Science finalists and nominees  Reading Eagle

Benjamin L. Chen of Wyomissing High School, Logan E. Kramer of Gov. Mifflin High School, MarissaJo A. Scheck ofMuhlenberg High School, Marcantonio Soda ...

Repperts start youth tennis association in Kutztown | News  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

Kutztown couple Dale and Louann Reppert started the Eastern Berks Kutztown Tennis Association recently to teach local youth tennis.

Diversity awareness art project unites Kutztown, North Philly students  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

Kutztown Area High School received a visit from students from Hill Freedman Academy of North Philadelphia, creating a diversity awareness art project with a ...

Kutztown senior Pierre Reedy plays for New York Red Bulls, commits to Penn State  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

Pierre Reedy, a senior at Kutztown Area High School, is a decorated soccer player. He is an Interregional Best XI, All State/Regional All-American (2014), ...

Kutztown native competes in Mrs. Pennsylvania Pageant | News  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

Kutztown native Caitlin Puccio will be competing in the Mrs. Pennsylvania Pageant on June 10 in Philadelphia.

Farmhouse Flowers brings the 'brighter side of life'  Reading Eagle

New business in Erb Electric building features floral designs and gifts.

Christmas tradition continues with performance of 'The Nutcracker' at Kutztown High  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

The tale of Clara and the Nutcracker will unfold on the Kutztown High School stage as 60 dancers from across Berks perform the classic Christmas ballet “The ...

Miss Kutztown Bicentennial crowned  Reading Eagle

Erica Yurvati, 22, of Kutztown was crowned Miss Kutztown Bicentennial on Saturday night in the Kutztown High School auditorium.Mary Elizabeth Hess wa.

Kutztown High School Class of 2017 hosts first Running of the Cougars 5K Race and Fun Walk  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

On Saturday, May 16, the Kutztown Area High School Class of 2017 hosted the first annual “Running of the Cougars” 5K Race and Fun Walk.

Kutztown 7th grader surprised with Make A Wish trip to Disney World  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

A Kutztown Area Middle School student received the surprise of her life on Sept. 29. Sarah Kent, 12, and her family are headed to Disney World through the ...

Tilden landscape supplier rebrands, expands  Reading Eagle

Keystone Landscape Supply has a new location in Kutztown.

Kutztown students had best SAT total average score in Berks in 2014  Reading Eagle

Kutztown High School is 2014's SAT champion.According to data released by the Pennsylvania Department of Education, students in Kutztown's 2014 gradu.

Kutztown students bring home 1st, 2nd, 3rd at History Day regionals  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

Kutztown middle and high school National History Day competitors brought home first, second and third place winnings at the National History Day Regional ...

Berks Dairy Women Take Honors at Farm Show  Lancaster Farming

Mikayla Davis's yearling Holstein Kirbyville Lady Bird-ET junior champion on Jan. 11 in the open and junior Holstein shows at the Pennsylvania Farm Show.

Berks schools get report cards from state  Reading Eagle

The results of the annual School Performance Profiles were mixed.

Gov. Mifflin senior's puppet helps her become Berks County Outstanding Young Woman (VIDEO)  Reading Eagle

Jessica Gehman, who plans to major in special education, showcased her skills as a ventriloquist during the competition.

Sandra K. Green, Kutztown mayor  Reading Eagle

Why she's in the news: Kutztown's first female mayor, Green was the keynote speaker in the Women in Leadership series sponsored by the Kutztown University ...

He sees things from different angles  Reading Eagle

Clients praise KU's student entrepreneur of the year.

Car wash, bake sale, Twitter campaign help Delp children after death of their mother Heather Delp  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

After the death of their mother, the Kutztown area community has united to help the Delp children in Greenwich Township.

Here are the rosters for the Berks Junior County Music Festival  Reading Eagle

The Berks Junior County Music Festival for students in grades seven through nine will be held Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at Muhlenberg High School.

Pollock's Kefir Pop is 'refreshing, tasty and good'  Reading Eagle

Finding a locally-made replacement for a sugary soda or juice used to be difficult, until Pollock's Kefir Pop entered the mix. Kefir pop drinks are lightly fermented, ...

Student Organizing Solutions offers consulting aid  Reading Eagle

Education consultant begins *service* to help rescue learning in students.

Berks Junior County Music Festival set for Saturday  Reading Eagle

Here are the rosters for the band, chorus and orchestra.

Quakertown Community High School wins ArtsQuest High School Jazz Band showcase  Allentown Morning Call

Quakertown Community High School Jazz Band has been announced as the winner of the 2018 SteelStacks High School Band Jazz Showcase.

Finally — finally — the Ephrata Mountaineers football team experiences the thrill of victory [opinion]  LancasterOnline

THE ISSUE. The Ephrata High School Mountaineers, or Mounts, ended the longest active football losing streak in Pennsylvania on Saturday afternoon with an ...

Finals for the SteelStacks High School Jazz Band Showcase set for Sunday  Allentown Morning Call

After four preliminary rounds of competition, seven of the region's best high school jazz bands have advanced to the finals of the 2018 SteelStacks High School ...

What's new with school districts in Berks County  Reading Eagle

As students stream back into classrooms, they'll be met with a host of changes.

Ray "Ozzie" Oswald | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Ray H. "Ozzie" Oswald, 84, of Lancaster, died unexpectedly at Lancaster General Hospital on April 8, 2018. Born in Kutztown on June 2, 1933, Ray was the son ...

Stony Run Winery is a scenic place to sip wine  Reading Eagle

Owner Lawrence Shrawder has a deep background in agriculture and wine making.

Nancy A. DeLong  Hartford Courant

Nancy A DeLong, 62, of Glastonbury CT passed away July 11, 2018. She was born September 22, 1955 in Reading, PA to William Marsh DeLong and Jane ...

Tyler Akers and Sakira Fussner crowned Kutztown Homecoming King and Queen  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

Tyler Akers and Sakira Fussner were crowned 2015 Kutztown High School Homecoming King and Queen on Friday night, Oct. 2.

Kutztown Queen & King crowned; Metrick honored | News  Boyertown Berk Montgomery Newspapers

Tori (Victoria) VanDuren and Beckham Sibiski were crowned Kutztown Homecoming Queen and King on Friday night.

With 21 schools, SteelStacks High School Jazz Band showcase making new type of jazz records  Allentown Morning Call

The seventh annual SteelStacks High School Jazz Band Showcase gets under way at noon Sunday, Feb. 11, at Musikfest Café at ArtsQuest Center in ...

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