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  • Todora.jpg Neshannock superintendent reacts to bullying complaint

    Neshannock Township School District’s superintendent disputes statements made at last week’s school board meeting. Dr. Mary S. Todora claims she has surveillance tapes as evidence to back her up.

    January 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Neshannock contributes to banquet, rings

    The Neshannock school district will contribute toward championship rings for the softball team. Ross Fischer of the Softball Boosters Club asked the district to contribute $2,000 so the team members can have a banquet and purchase rings. He said 21 rings are needed and the cost will be about $4,800.

    January 20, 2014

  • school.jpg Neshannock board asked about alleged bullying incidents

    A father seeking information following an incident involving his daughter said he has found himself barred from school grounds.

    January 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • LancersSport.jpg Lancers' sports programs rule in 2013

    The year 2013 has been very kind to the Neshannock School District. The Lancers claimed a WPIAL championship in softball and a handful of section titles in other sports, while other squads earned the right to participate in the playoffs as well.

    January 2, 2014 1 Photo

  • money.jpg No tax increase for Neshannock residents

    Taxes and sewer rates will remain the same for Neshannock residents under the township’s 2014 budget.


    December 31, 2013 1 Photo

  • school.jpg Neshannock school board told to follow the rules

    In her first meeting as president, Karen Houk established procedures for the Neshannock Township School Board. This chain of command, Houk said, will ensure that everyone in the district is treated equally.

    December 9, 2013 1 Photo 2 Stories

  • Neshannock proposes budget with no tax hike

    The Neshannock Township supervisors introduced a budget with no tax increase or sewer rate hike. The document, introduced Friday, will be on display at the municipal building for 20 days. The supervisors plan to vote on the spending plan at a special meeting set for 9 a.m. Dec. 30.

    December 9, 2013

  • Todora.jpg Neshannock superintendent Dr. Mary Todora to retire

    Dr. Mary Todora, Neshannock’s superintendent, will retire at the end of this school year. The board voted 6-3 Thursday night to accept Todora’s resignation, effective June 30.

    December 7, 2013 1 Photo

  • PIAA Volleyball: Neshannock girls falls to Cochranton

    The Neshannock volleyball team was feeling the love last night. The Lady Lancers received a standing ovation from their friends and family as they walked off the floor following a 25-9, 25-8, 25-20 loss to Cochranton in the opening round of the PIAA Class A volleyball playoffs at Meadville High.

    November 6, 2013

  • football.jpg WPIAL Playoffs: Neshannock to take on Monessen

    The Neshannock High football team is in for a case of déjà vu. The Lancers will meet Monessen for the second-straight year in the WPIAL Class A quarterfinals at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Chartiers-Houston.

    November 5, 2013 1 Photo

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