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Teacher’s aide at Conestoga High School allegedly had sexual relationship with student

By Lucas Rodgers lrodgers@21st-centurymedia.com @LucasMRodgers on Twitter |

Horse pelted with paintballs finds new friend in Chester County

EAST MARLBOROUGH >> Lily, the 20-year-old horse pelted 130 times by paintballs has found a mate. ...

By Fran Maye fmaye@21st-centurymedia.com @kennettpaper on Twitter |

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    Pottstown man sent to prison for role in tri-county burglary spree

    NORRISTOWN >> A former Pottstown man who once was one of Montgomery County’s most wanted fugitives is headed to state prison after he admitted to participating in a serial burglary ring that targeted homes in Montgomery, Chester and Berks counties.

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

  • Lifestyle

    Spay and Save: Adoptable pets of the week

    Bridget (dog) Bridget is a young Chihuahua mix, weighing about 10 pounds. She was found as a stray and is now ready to find her forever home. Bridget is an active and smart girl who would love to cuddle up with you after a nice walk in the park. She would bring a lot of fun to any household and would make a great companion. Visit our website at www.spayandsave.org to fill out an online application and see all the other dogs and cats available for adoption.

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  • Lifestyle

    THE TABLE - Tennessee: ‘The Volunteer State’

    The state of Tennessee is dominated to the east by the Appalachian Mountains with the Mississippi River as the western border. Initially, it was a part of North Carolina and the Southwest Territory.

    By Bette Banjack THE TABLE |

  • Columns

    Think About It: Big thoughts on small talk

    “Small talk is the biggest talk we do.” - Susan RoAne

    Don Meyer, Ph.D. Think About It |

  • Lifestyle

    Phoenix Community Calendar April 24

    Event Submissions: Send to ldillon@berksmontnews.com a week prior to publication. Note “Phoenix Calendar” in the subject.

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  • News

    Accidental fire in Limerick caused $65,000 in damage

    LIMERICK >> Authorities say Sunday’s fire inside a township home that caused approximately $65,000 in damage was an accident.

    By Eric Devlin edevlin@21st-centurymedia.com @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

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    Phoenixville school board seeks help in naming new schools

    PHOENIXVILLE >> The Phoenixville Area School Board is seeking the public’s help in naming its two newest school buildings and the road leading to them.

    By Eric Devlin edevlin@21st-centurymedia.com @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

  • Residential fires

    No injuries in Limerick house fire; cause under investigation

    Limerick >> An attic inside a 2½-story home caught fire early Sunday afternoon. No one was injured.

    By Eric Devlin edevlin@21st-centurymedia.com @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

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    Phoenixville’s above grade math aims to challenge students

    PHOENIXVILLE >> There’s a new proposed program out of the Phoenixville Area School District that, if approved, could allow elementary school students to take college level math courses before they even reach middle school.

    By Eric Devlin edevlin@21st-centurymedia.com @Eric_Devlin on Twitter |

  • Sports

    Saxton: Thunder on the Hill to hit Grandview for 27th season

    An action-packed 2016 NAPA Auto Parts Thunder on the Hill Racing Series, presented by Pioneer Pole Buildings, will return to Grandview Speedway in Bechtelsville, for its 27th season.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media |

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