CORRY, PA - The Corry Area School District approved the motions to place the properties of the former Conelway and Spartansburg Elementary schools for sale.
The school board also approved the motion to allow the Corry Little League to add a 15′ x 24′ pavilion and a 12′ x 20′ addition to the existing concession stand at the Columbus Boys Baseball Complex, that is adjacent to the Corry Intermediate School. Corry Little League will be responsible for obtaining the necessary permits and approvals prior to construction.
The board approved the purchase of a new pole vaulting pit and weather cover, that will ensure the safety of the student – athletes that participate in that particular portion of the track and field team. Superintendent William Nichols stated that the current pit is over twenty years old.
The academic calendar for the 2015 – 2016 school year was approved. Meanwhile, the board also approved the budget for the Northwest Tri – County Intermediate Unit. The $56,350,908 budget is approximately similar to last year’s budget request. The IU 5 will also will handle the English as a Second Language services for Corry students if needed for the next school year.
CORRY, PA - The age for a firefighter to apply to become a firefighter in the City of Corry has been changed to the age of 65. That’s after the City Council reviewed the measure and determined that an older firefighter can properly perform if they are in shape and can perform their duties.
Michael Marche’ was sworn in as Corry’s newest police officer; while, Joe Blaede was sworn in as the newest Corry Special Police (formerly known as FIre Police). A special commemoration of the 45th Anniversary of the deadly Easter fire on March 29, 1970. It will be held at 2:00pm on that day.
ERIE, PA - The Pennsylvania Junior Wrestling Championships will take place this weekend at Erie Insurance Arena beginning on Friday, March 20.
WWCB 1370 AM and wwcbradio.com will be broadcasting reports all throughout the event from 10AM till 5PM each day.
Brad Swanson will provide concise and informative reports and interviews with various wrestlers, coaches and others during the event.