Our Opinion: Wilmington district avoids trouble with tuition vote
The Wilmington Area School Board’s decision against giving non-resident teachers free student tuition was the right one.
Wilmington hires new superintendent
Dr. Michelle M. Miller was named superintendent of the Wilmington Area School District last night. The board approved a three-year term for the 38-year-old and set her first year salary at $120,000.
College Football: Sharbaugh, Mangino ready to go to war for YSU
In the culture of the American Indian, there were two types of tribe members. Tribes included the chieftain, who was the leader of the group. His responsibilities required him to lead and inspire, to make sure the women and children were safe and there was sufficient food to feed the group.
PIAA Soccer: Lum lifts Lady Greyhounds to OT victory
Overtime became Kyler-time last night. Kyler Lum scored the tying goal and added the golden goal in overtime to lift Wilmington to a 2-1 win over Sewickley Academy in a PIAA Class A first-round girls soccer match at Franklin High School.
Wilmington grad in online music contest
A Wilmington High graduate could use your help to boost his music career. Billy Pennington, who received his Wilmington diploma in 2011, is enrolled at The Art Institute of Pittsburgh in the video effects and motion graphics program. However, he’s also part of an online music contest at artistsignal.com.
New school grading system unveiled Friday
The Pennsylvania Department of Education is rolling out its revamped system of grading schools Friday. One thing will be clear immediately: The state will be using two grading systems — one for schools with lots of poor students and another for every other school in the Commonwealth.
Homecoming 2013: Check out our video, interview from Wilmington!
It's that time of year again when the hard-hitting action of Friday night football gives way to the elegance and pageantry of homecoming. Every Wednesday, look inside for special photo galleries featuring all attendants on this year's courts. This week: Wilmington!
Local student to perform with national ensemble
Mixing music and business provides the best of both worlds for Jarod Forsythe. One of the pre-eminent young instrumentalists in Pennsylvania, the Wilmington High School senior will play French horn next month in the All-National Symphony Orchestra at a gala concert in the Gaylord Opryland Hotel in Nashville.
Wilmington superintendent resigns
Dr. C. Joyce Nicksick has resigned as superintendent of the Wilmington school district, effective Nov. 25. Her letter of resignation was distributed to the school board following Monday night’s meeting. It was not announced at the meeting, board president Nancy Bretz said.
Open house set at Wilmington
Wilmington High School will have its open house Thursday.
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