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300 compete in Berks County Science Olympiad

By Lisa Mitchell|

Schedule announced for Grandview Speedway’s 55th season

BECHTELSVILLE >> Kicking off the 55th consecutive season of auto racing entertainment at NASCAR sanctioned Grandview Speedway will be the first of several doubleheaders featuring the Outlaw Enduro competition and Blast from the Past Vintage Race...

By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media|

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    Daniel Boone FBLA club attends regional competition

    The Daniel Boone High School had 13 of its chapter members attend the Berks County Regional Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) competition at Albright on December 20. The students represented the district well as six students ran for the three regional office positions with two students elected to regional offices; Luis Barrales is now the Regional President and the Regional Secretary is Demi Kishbaugh.

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    4 apply to fill Ziegler seat on Douglass (Mont.) Supervisors Board

    DOUGLASS (Mont.) >> So far, four township residents, including a former supervisor, have applied to fill the seat left vacant on the Board of Supervisors by Fred Ziegler’s resignation last month.

    By Evan Brandt ebrandt@21st-centurymedia.com @PottstownNews on Twitter|

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    Chestnut Knoll At Home, Gilbertsville, to hold AARP Safe Driver Course

    Do you need to refresh your driving skills? Chestnut Knoll At Home and AARP are here to help! Chestnut Knoll At Home, Gilbertsville, will hold an AARP Safe Driver Refresher Course on Tuesday, Jan. 17 from 9:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. at the office, located at 1041 E. Philadelphia Ave., Gilbertsville.

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    Reppert’s Candy sees management change

    Reppert’s Candy is under new management. Keith Schell, oldest son of long time proprietors Larry and Jean Schell, has rejoined the business and taken over the day-to-day management from his younger brother.

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    Montgomery County DA: Bill Cosby wants ‘delay and distraction’

    NORRISTOWN >> To prevent Bill Cosby from delaying his sexual assault trial and launching “tiresome, meritless tirades on everyone” at additional hearings on his claims that pretrial publicity prevents him from selecting a fair jury, Montgomery County prosecutors will agree to select a jury from another county.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. chessler@21st-centurymedia.com @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter|

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    Calendar of Events for Jan. 4

    Now through Jan. 14 VFW PROJECT WARM: for homeless Vets and homeless friends, needs lightly used winter coats, clothes, and toiletries for men, women, and children. Drop off Mon-Fri between 2-6 p.m .or Sat-Sun between noon and 6 p.m, at VFW, 530 High St., Pottstown (front door entrance). Ring bell. Deadline is Jan. 14. For more information, call.. 610-326-4711.

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    State Police raid pawn shops in Berks, Montco seeking stolen items

    Pennsylvania State police spent Wednesday at two different pawn shops in Berks and Montgomery counties searching for stolen items.

    By Marian Dennis mdennis@21st-centurymedia.com @MarianDennis1 on Twitter|

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    Church news for Boyertown area 1-5

    Shepherd of the Hills Church 527 Hoffmansville Road, Bechtelsville.

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    Patriot Church News Jan. 5

    Hope Lutheran Church 550 Fleetwood Road, Bowers

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  • Entertainment

    WTIM: Music Around Town Jan. 4 edition

    What’s going on musically in the Berks-Mont Newspapers coverage area? A lot, and we want to help keep everyone in the know.

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