RSS Feed from The Berks-Mont News: The latest news from The Berks-Mont News: website: all stories The Berks-Mont News Sun, 04 Oct 2015 12:18:29 -0400 60 <![CDATA[FOLLOW LIVE: Talk with the press box during today's Eagles/Redskins game]]> It's another big game in Washington today as the Eagles try to get to .500 on the season. Daily Times Eagles writer Bob Grotz and columnist Jack McCaffery are on the scene, ready to offer play-by-play updates. You can ask questions or give your opinion by using #eagles on Twitter or checking in above.

Sun, 04 Oct 2015 12:00:00 -0400 20151004113727 2015-10-04T12:00:00-04:00 2015-10-04T11:37:27-04:00
<![CDATA[Kutztown senior Pierre Reedy plays for New York Red Bulls, commits to Penn State]]> Pierre Reedy, a senior at Kutztown Area High School, is a decorated soccer player. He is an Interregional Best XI, All State/Regional All-American (2014), obtained two national training center invites and High School Player of the Year (2014).

Reedy made a tough decision to leave the Kutztown High soccer team this 2015 season to play for the New York Red Bulls under-18 academy located in Whippany, New Jersey.

Fri, 25 Sep 2015 14:50:56 -0400 20150925145056 2015-09-25T14:50:56-04:00 2015-09-25T14:50:56-04:00
<![CDATA[Twin Valley kicks back against cancer during Pink Out Week]]> Twin Valley High School sports teams kick back against cancer during Pink Out at Homecoming games the week of Oct. 5.

"Pink Out started four years ago as a way for the Lady Raiders Soccer Team to give back to society!" said Stephanie Gibson, Lady Raiders Soccer Mom.

Gibson said the team along with head coach Colin Kent and the parents started Pink Out.

Wed, 23 Sep 2015 14:28:35 -0400 20150923162536 2015-09-23T14:28:35-04:00 2015-09-23T16:25:36-04:00
<![CDATA[Dr. Theresa Stahler presented with Wiesenberger Faculty Award]]> Dr. Theresa Stahler, faculty chair, Secondary Education Department, has been awarded the Arthur and Isabel Wiesenberger Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching. This award is presented annually to one faculty member who has served Kutztown University in a manner that sets him or her apart from faculty colleagues.

Mon, 21 Sep 2015 12:37:22 -0400 20150921123722 2015-09-21T12:37:22-04:00 2015-09-21T12:37:22-04:00
<![CDATA[Three generations of cyclists riding in the MS City to Shore bike ride]]> A father, daughter and grandson are getting ready to ride more than 80 miles in the MS City to Shore bike ride on Oct. 3, with more than 7,000 cyclists. The team name is "On Your Left," and they have been riding for the past five years.

This is the first year that all three generations are biking together.

Fri, 18 Sep 2015 14:28:51 -0400 20150918142851 2015-09-18T14:28:51-04:00 2015-09-18T14:28:51-04:00
<![CDATA[Hamburg Twirlers: Adam sisters place in top 10 at national competition, win gold at Jr. Olympics]]> As the twirling season concludes two twirlers end their season with many awards. During the week of July 21 both Emelia Adam, seventh grade student in the Hamburg Area School District and her younger sister, Kadryn Adam, a first grade student, traveled to South Bend Indiana to compete in America Youth on Parade Baton National Competition.

Fri, 04 Sep 2015 16:48:48 -0400 20150904164848 2015-09-04T16:48:48-04:00 2015-09-04T16:48:48-04:00
<![CDATA[KU's Robert Ryan participates in unprecedented international psychology project]]> Associate Professor Dr. Robert Ryan, along with 269 co-authors from around the world, published their findings in Science Magazine following their investigation into the reproducibility of psychological science. Launched nearly four years ago, the Reproducibility Project: Psychology has produced the most comprehensive investigation ever completed about the rate and predictors of reproducibility in a field of science.

Mon, 31 Aug 2015 09:41:43 -0400 20150831094143 2015-08-31T09:41:43-04:00 2015-08-31T09:41:43-04:00
<![CDATA[Kutztown University to host 150th Anniversary races; public welcome to register for 5K Cross Country Run and 150-Yard Cub Dash]]> Kutztown University will host the Sesquicentennial 5K Cross Country Run and 150-yard Cub Dash on Oct. 2 at 6 p.m. in honor of its 150th year anniversary.

The races will begin and end on the North Campus athletic practice fields adjacent to Luckenbill Road. Official race timing will be conducted by Pretzel City Sports.

Mon, 31 Aug 2015 09:21:45 -0400 20150831092145 2015-08-31T09:21:45-04:00 2015-08-31T09:21:45-04:00
<![CDATA[Registration now open for 2015 Berks County Heart and Stroke Walk]]> The American Heart Association invites workplaces, community groups, friends and family from across Berks County to lace up their sneakers and register now for the 2015 Berks County Heart and Stroke Walk to be held Sunday, Oct. 4 at Blue Marsh Lake in Leesport. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and the walk steps off at 10 a.

Fri, 28 Aug 2015 14:08:47 -0400 20150828140847 2015-08-28T14:08:47-04:00 2015-08-28T14:08:47-04:00
<![CDATA[New fitness studio to open in Gilbertsville]]> A dream is about to come true as long-time Boyertown resident, Bobby Pritchard, opens his first fitness studio, CustomFit Training. Scheduled to open in early September, the 1,800 square-foot facility will be located at 2028 Swamp Pike in Gilbertsville. Bobby, a devoted fitness advocate and personal trainer, has a passion for fitness and for helping others gain a healthier lifestyle.

Tue, 25 Aug 2015 10:37:22 -0400 20150825103722 2015-08-25T10:37:22-04:00 2015-08-25T10:37:22-04:00
<![CDATA[Green Valleys Watershed Association hosts 2015 Run for Green Valleys]]> On Saturday, Sept. 12, Green Valleys Watershed Association will host the 2015 Run for Green Valleys, featuring two trail races that begin and end at the historic Welkinweir arboretum and nature sanctuary in East Nantmeal Township. The scenic routes will lead runners through the rolling hills of northern Chester County and some of the picturesque watersheds the organization strives to preserve.

Wed, 19 Aug 2015 15:27:16 -0400 20150819152716 2015-08-19T15:27:16-04:00 2015-08-19T15:27:16-04:00
<![CDATA[Garden Spot High School Fall Sports Schedule]]> Football

Fri. 9/4: 7 p.m. @ Twin Valley

Fri. 9/11: 7 p.m. vs. Warwick

Fri. 9/18: 7 p.m. @ Exeter Township

Fri. 9/25: 7 p.m. vs. Lancaster Catholic

Fri. 10/2: 7 p.m. @ Elizabethtown

Fri. 10/9: 7 p.m. @ Cocalico Senior

Wed, 19 Aug 2015 13:20:23 -0400 20150819132023 2015-08-19T13:20:23-04:00 2015-08-19T13:20:23-04:00
<![CDATA[Twin Valley High School Fall Sports Schedules]]> Cross Country

Fri. 8/28: 9 a.m. Spring-Ford (AWAY)

Fri. 9/4: 4 p.m. Great Valley (AWAY)

Tues. 9/8: 4:30 p.m. TV, Conrad Weiser, Muhlenberg @ Wilson

Sat. 9/12: 10 a.m. Raider Classic (HOME)

Tues. 9/15: 4:30 p.m. TV, Reading High School @ Governor Mifflin

Wed, 19 Aug 2015 13:19:51 -0400 20150819131951 2015-08-19T13:19:51-04:00 2015-08-19T13:19:51-04:00