Danville billed for CSIU education of jailed youths
DANVILLE — While six youths held in Montour County Jail in September refused educational services, the Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit billed the Danville Area School District $600 for administrative costs incurred in sending staff to interview the teens and complete paperwork.Continued ...
Danville proactive against crime spread
DANVILLE — Neighborhood Watch members learned about the “broken windows theory” at a recent meeting.Continued ...
Committee requests sixth-grade Spanish teacher
DANVILLE – Plans to grow Danville’s Spanish program would go much smoother with an additional teacher at the middle school level, according to two high school instructors.
Spanish teachers John Keller and Tina Bartholomew addressed the school board at their Nov. 14 meeting, updating the board on the findings of their committee to expand the district’s Spanish program to the elementary school. While outlining the new curriculum, they realized that sixth-grade would be the only grade level without a Spanish instructor.Continued ...
Thieves try to rip off yule tree farm
DANVILLE — Retailers are starting the holiday season earlier and earlier each year — and now the grinches are, too.Continued ...
Liberty-Valley students’ wax museum highlights PA’s stars
MOORESBURG — What do Grace Kelly, Henry Hynoski, Louisa May Alcott and Steve Burns all have in common?Continued ...
Montour County Commissioner questions paralegal proposal
DANVILLE — Montour County Commissioners Chairman Trevor Finn had numerous questions about a proposed part-time paralegal in the children and youth services office.Continued ...
Students sell handmade wares
DANVILLE – A new program for Danville transition students is teaching them job skills while also allowing them to raise money for their Hackey House classroom.
The program, Bridging the Gap, has given the students a space in the back of the former Danville Elementary School building to sell their wares. Krista Seldomridge, an emotional support instructor with the transition program, described Bridging the Gap as a fundraising program that specializes in the sale of handmade products. All the funds go to support the Hackey House, where the students are taught independent living skills.Continued ...
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Cyber academy information session, final 2013 hymn sing, holiday events in downtown DanvilleContinued ...
- Danville billed for CSIU education of jailed youths