Athlete of the Week: Meet Ryan Brumbaugh of Wilmington
It was a simple single up the middle. The same type of hit, in fact, that Wilmington High’s Ryan Brumbaugh has made hundreds of times during batting practice and games in his baseball career.
Youth, 12, wins state bowling title
A Wilmington Middle School sixth-grader has claimed a pair of state bowling championships. Trent Pektas, 12, won the Class A all-events title and was a member of the winning Seneca Strikers team at the Pennsylvania USBC Youth Open Championships.
Wilmington fills school board vacancy
Autumn Miller has been named to the Wilmington Area School Board. She was selected at a special meeting this week.
Wilmington plans security improvements
The Wilmington school board approved a new security camera system for two district buildings. The district agreed to spend $26,874 to purchase security cameras for the New Wilmington Elementary school and $18,450 for the Pulaski elementary building.
Wilmington to fill board vacancy
The Wilmington school board is seeking a new member.Board member Peggy Foht resigned April 8. The board has 30 days to select a replacement.
Photo Gallery, Story: Wilmington aces hands Neshannock first softball loss
Two perfect seasons were on the line at Wilmington High yesterday. The Lady Greyhounds softball team hosted Neshannock in a non-league battle of undefeated teams, featuring two of the best pitchers in western Pennsylvania.
Athlete of the Week: Meet Davis Smith of Wilmington
He’s known by his coaches as “Davis Smith, baseball player.” The title certainly fits for the Wilmington High shortstop, who has been a cog for four seasons on the Greyhounds baseball team.
Police: Man under influence took knife to school
A man accused of driving to a school with a knife to pick up a child is facing charges. James Arnold Caszatt, 36, of 197 Hyland Lane, New Bedford, also was determined to have been under the influence of narcotics, and is not the father of the child he was picking up, according to Pulaski Township police.
Photos, Story, Cast List: Wilmington to present ‘The Pajama Game’
When it came time for Brenda Hickman to select Wilmington High’s spring musical, her choice was an easy one. “When I did musical theater in college, I was cast in the ‘Pajama Game’ and just loved it everything about it — the story, the soundtrack, the costumes, all of it,” she said. “I felt pretty certain that the kids would enjoy it as much as I did.”
Daytona 500: Local woman part of Danica Patrick’s team
NASCAR driver Danica Patrick made history this week, becoming the first woman to claim pole position for the Daytona 500. But the driver who logged the fastest time at Sunday’s qualifying round — 196.434 mph — isn’t the only competitive young female on the team.
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