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Old Bishop McDevitt High School building sold for $300K  ABC27

The old Bishop McDevitt High School building in Harrisburg has a new owner.

Neighbors curious of plans for old Bishop McDevitt school building  ABC27

We're still waiting to hear what will become of the former Bishop McDevitt High School building in Harrisburg.

Bishop McDevitt president steps down  ABC27

Jim Vail has resigned as president of Bishop McDevitt High School, the school's board of directors announced Tuesday.

Former Bishop McDevitt school in Harrisburg sold to investors  PennLive

A deed filed in Dauphin County this week confirmed the property at 2200 Market has been sold to William Penn Holdings for $300000.

Bishop McDevitt faculty: 'vote of no confidence' in new school leadership  ABC27

Upheaval this week at a Catholic high school, with parents, students, even donors of Bishop McDevitt upset with its new leadership.

Former Bishop McDevitt School in Harrisburg draws renewed interest

The former Bishop McDevitt High School in Harrisburg has a new batch of interested buyers, brokers trying to sell it for the Harrisburg Diocese say. The building ...

Bishop McDevitt High School president draws 'no confidence' vote from staff: report  PennLive

The school board held a town hall meeting Thursday to talk about the president and the problems people have with his work, according to abc27 news.

Board: Bishop McDevitt president on 'personal leave'  ABC27

Bishop McDevitt High School president Jim Vail is on personal leave from his duties, the school's board of directors announced Tuesday.

No public auction held for Bishop McDevitt school

Some potential buyers have emerged for the former Bishop McDevitt High School property in Harrisburg, pre-empting a scheduled public auction at the Hilton ...

Immaculata University Partners with Bishop McDevitt High School to Guarantee Admission  MyChesCo

IMMACULATA, PA — Immaculata University and Bishop McDevitt High School in Harrisburg, PA, have entered into an agreement that guarantees admission to ...

Former Bishop McDevitt High School building is heading to auction

The former Bishop McDevitt High School building in Harrisburg is heading to auction. Max Spann Real Estate & Auction Co. will be holding an auction at 1 p.m. ...

Former Bishop McDevitt building, grounds set for auction today

The auction for the former Bishop McDevitt High School building, and all the memories and history tied to it, will take place Thursday. Max Spann Real Estate ...

Old Bishop McDevitt school goes to auction next week  ABC27

The building that was once home to Bishop McDevitt High School goes on the auction block next Thursday.

The 2018 Bishop McDevitt High School prom: Video

The 2018 Bishop McDevitt High School prom. Check out this video featuring Miss Pennsylvania 2017 Katie Schreckengast interviewing students on their way to ...

Bishop McDevitt High School 2018 graduation: photos -

Commencement was held Thursday, May 24, at the school in Lower Paxton Township.

Bishop McDevitt High School prom 2018: photos -

The 2018 Bishop McDevitt High School prom was held on April 27, 2018, at the Red Lion Hotel Harrisburg Hershey in Swatara Township.

Bishop McDevitt, St. Catherine Laboure under new leadership  ABC27

For the first time in years, Bishop McDevitt High School and St. Catherine Laboure School will not be led by nuns.

Plane rides to Atlanta just fine with Bishop McDevitt's Nazir Burnett  PennLive

Burnett, the onetime Syracuse recruit, signed with Georgia Tech Wednesday.

Longtime Bishop McDevitt principal opts to move on

She expects to remain in education, which is the mission of her religious order.

Bishop McDevitt signing day 2019: Photos

The National Letter of Intent regular signing period for football begins on Wednesday, February 6, 2019. Student-athletes playing collegiate sports can sign at ...

Remembering Christine Burke: 'a beautiful person with quiet strength'

Christine Ann Burke worked for the Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency. She was a 1967 graduate of Bishop McDevitt High School.

After searching for decades, former Bishop McDevitt teacher, student to stage lost operetta

Talk about a lengthy homework assignment. In 1961, when Robert Rempe was a student teacher at North Scranton High School, he came across a production of ...

Bishop McDevitt High School prom 2017: photos -

The 2017 Bishop McDevitt High School prom was held on May 5.

Bishop McDevitt hosting event for prospective students  ABC27

Bishop McDevitt High School boasts new academic programs in addition to multiple athletic teams and clubs for students.

Harrisburg Diocese releases names of priests accused of child sex abuse  Allentown Morning Call

Harrisburg Diocese Bishop Ronald Gainer on Wednesday made public the names of 71 priests and other Catholic ordained officials accused of child sex abuse.

Central Pennsylvania's high school musicals for 2019: Newsies, magic nannies, ABBA and more  PennLive

Here's a rundown of musicals happening in Dauphin, Cumberland, Perry, Lancaster, Lebanon and York counties.

Growing Up in Harrisburg, Us Kids Knew Some Priests Were Monsters. So Did the Bishops Who Are Still Pretending Otherwise.  The Daily Beast

The grand jury in Harrisburg, PA, where I attended Catholic school for 12 years, released a searing report on how evil men perpetrated horrible acts on innocent ...

Bishop McDevitt grad Bryce Hall's position change pays huge dividends at Virginia

Hall is listed by Pro Football Focus as Virginia's most productive returning player and by Athlon Sports as one of the nation's 50 most underrated players.

Bishop McDevitt responds after banning girl from prom for wearing tux  abc27

Bishop McDevitt High School has explained why a female student was kicked out of Friday's prom for wearing a suit.

Principal, Catholics shocked by diocese report  Sunbury Daily Item

Sister Mary Anne Bednar's first day as high school principal at Lourdes Regional was Wednesday, the day she learned two priests accused of sexually abusing ...

Arts-focused charter school planned for the former Bishop McDevitt building

Tall grass covers former Bishop McDevitt High School property. An arts-centric, kindergarten through eighth grade charter school is slated for construction in the ...

New use for old Bishop McDevitt school?  abc27

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) - It is a stately old school on Market Street. "It's a fantastic structure," gushed Lancaster attorney Richard Caplan. "It has enormous ...

High school bands march into championships

Local high school marching bands will compete from the end of October to mid-November in championships held by three circuits.

Bishop McDevitt High School prom 2016: photo gallery

Bishop McDevitt High School held its prom on May 6, 2016, at the Red Lion Hotel Harrisburg-Hershey.

Bishop McDevitt teacher charged with institutional sexual assault  abc27

A Bishop McDevitt High School teacher is facing institutional sexual assault charges for allegedly having inappropriate relationships with two students.

Syracuse football recruiting: 3-star PA wide receiver Nazir Burnett commits

Syracuse, N.Y. -- Class of 2019 wide receiver Nazir Burnett has verbally committed to Syracuse football, he announced on Friday. The 6-foot, 175-pound Bishop ...

'You became a villain,' judge says as ex-Bishop McDevitt teacher gets prison in student-sex case

As he prepared to send her to prison Thursday morning, Dauphin County President Judge Richard A. Lewis told former Bishop McDevitt High School teacher ...

Pa. grand jury report: Details of how Harrisburg bishops 'enabled the offenders'  York Daily Record

On Aug. 1, the Diocese of Harrisburg said that the name of every one of its bishops since 1947 would be removed from any building, facility or room in the ...

Police: Dozens of photos show Bishop McDevitt teacher's abuse  abc27

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) - Dozens of photos of a Midstate teacher performing sexual acts with a student -- that's what court documents show police found ...

Former local priests part of child sex abuse report  Middletown Press and Journal

A girl had told the teacher that Giella watched her use the restroom and did other “wrong things” with the children. Giella was at the time a priest at St. John the ...

Beginning of the end: Bishop McDevitt High School starts new academic year on bittersweet note

Bishop McDevitt students will relocate to the school's new Lower Paxton Township home after Christmas vacation.

Harrisburg University announces statewide esports tournament on Pa.'s first annual Esports Day  PennLive

Students from Harrisburg University, Lebanon Valley College, Bishop McDevitt High School and Conestoga High School esports programs were present for the ...

Penn State Harrisburg to host 47th annual Model United Nations conference  Penn State News

On Feb. 21 and 22, Penn State Harrisburg's International Affairs Association and Rotaract Club will host the 47th annual Model United Nations conference.

Harrisburg schools postpone meeting on fighting  ABC27

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) - An emergency meeting for parents to express concerns over a fight Monday at Harrisburg High School has been postponed due to ...

Ex-Bishop McDevitt teacher sentenced for student sex assaults  ABC27

A former Bishop McDevitt High School teacher will serve up to 23 months in prison for having sexual contact with two students and possessing more than 100 ...

Joe Bressi steps down as Bishop McDevitt girls basketball coach

Joe Bressi had two separate, and successful, stints as Bishop McDevitt's girls basketball coach. Mark Pynes, PennLive. By Aaron Carr |

McDevitt got an unfair shake in prom controversy

There's more to Bishop McDevitt than a controversy over prom dress codes.

Ex-Syracuse football commit Nazir Burnett intends to sign with Georgia Tech

Bishop McDevitt (Pa.) wide receiver Nazir Burnett, a one-time Syracuse football recruit, intends to sign with Georgia Tech.

Harrisburg bishops repeatedly failed to protect children from pedophile priests: grand jury

A succession of Harrisburg bishops endangered the welfare of children by allowing predatory priests to continue to serve, according to the grand jury report.

Midstate man keeps up hope to revive vandalized Bishop McDevitt building  ABC27

Vacant for years, a school in Harrisburg will continue to sit empty for now, but a Midstate man is still hopeful he can give it new life.

Bishop McDevitt High School's new building to be completed by next graduation

The new $45 million Catholic high school is being built on Spring Creek Road in Lower Paxton Twp. Planned for nearly seven years, the school has been under ...

The world of eSports is continually growing in Pennsylvania  WPMT FOX 43

YORK, Pa. --- Thomas Yantis is a freshman at Lebanon Valley College. He's also a player on the LVC Overwatch team. Overwatch is one of the video games that ...

Bishop McDevitt High School in Harrisburg for sale for $2.1 million  Patriot-News

Two years from now, the stately school could be apartments, a retirement community or office space, after the school moves to a new building in Lower Paxton ...

Famed Notre Dame walk-on Rudy Ruettiger to speak at Bishop McDevitt

The documentary film Rudy Ruettiger: The Walk On, will be screened in Finestra Hall.

Graduation 2018: When are high school commencement ceremonies?

High school graduation season is almost upon us in central Pennsylvania, where commencement ceremonies are being held from May 19 to June 11.

Remembering Vincent Lochetto: 'an amazing person'

Vincent J. Lochetto was a 2007 graduate of Bishop McDevitt High School.

Harrisburg pastor promotes reading through mini-libraries  ABC27

A local pastor is working hard to make sure children have access to books year-round.

Remembering Rose Placey: 'smart, funny and faithful'

Rose Teresa Sawyer Placey was co-owner of Purdy & Placey Specialty Travel.

Still healing from separate loss, Bishop McDevitt mourns student's death  abc27

Classmates and faculty mourned Tuesday just hours removed from a car crash on the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Franklin County that killed a Bishop McDevitt ...

Hershey Theatre's 2019 Apollo Award play nominations are in: Who's in the spotlight?  PennLive

Modeled after the Tony Awards, the Hershey Theatre Apollo Awards recognizes outstanding achievements by local high school students in musical and play ...

Is your school closed or delayed after overnight snow? Check here  PennLive

Snow overnight is expected to turn to sleet and freezing rain as morning approaches.

Bishop McDevitt coach charged with assaulting 3 children; Placed on leave  WGAL Lancaster

An assistant basketball coach at Bishop McDevitt faces assault and other charges after police say he abused three young children.

Bishop McDevitt High School: Class of 2014  The Patriot-News

The following is a list of graduates from the class of 2014 at Bishop McDevitt High School. The list of names and spellings were provided by the school district.

Bishop Kevin Rhoades 'adamantly' denies allegation of misconduct against him

Former Harrisburg bishop Kevin Rhoades on Thursday night categorically dismissed an allegation of misconduct lodged against him as baseless. A statement to ...

16 of 45 clergy members accused in grand jury report had assignments in Cumberland County  The Sentinel

Of the 45 clergy members named or referenced in the grand jury report on the Diocese of Harrisburg, 16 of them have had assignments in Cumberland and ...

Sister Mary Anne Bednar, IHM named new OLOL principal  News Item

COAL TOWNSHIP — A new executive principal has been appointed for Our Lady of Lourdes Regional School. This announcement was made by the Secretary ...

With light snow forecast, could it affect the start of school? Check here  PennLive

Some of the outlying roads remain icy. A *fresh* coat could cause additional problems on the roads Friday morning.

Bishop McDevitt brings back Kevin Dupes as girls basketball coach

Kevin Dupes is back on the bench at Bishop McDevitt High School. Dupes, who previously coached at Bishop McDevitt from 2002-06, was hired as the school's ...

When is prom? 2018 schedule at central Pa. schools

By Deb Kiner | | Posted April 05, 2018 at 06:05 AM | Updated April 12, 2018 at 10:08 AM. Comment. Prom season 2018 gets underway on ...

Wooden birthday cake honors child abuse victims  ABC27

The 40 children in Pennsylvania who died of child abuse in 2017 are being remembered in a unique way.

Harrisburg comprehensive plan priorities: Redevelop former Bishop McDevitt building

Bishop McDevitt Market Street.png. The former Bishop McDevitt High School building at 2200 Market Street has been vacant since the end of 2012, when the ...

Grand Jury Report: children in Dauphin County sexually abused by priest, abuse unreported to law enforcement for years  WPMT FOX 43

DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa. -- A family from Dauphin County, who embraced their priest and welcomed him into their lives, is among the victims in the grand jury ...

Business community, friends mourn death of Nick Laus, innovator on Harrisburg's restaurant row

Nick Laus, who created such Harrisburg area restaurants as Home 231, Cafe Fresco, Level 2 and Cork and Fork, has died. DAN GLEITER, PennLive. 18.

Check here to see if you child's school is closed or delayed  PennLive

With forecasters saying temperatures will plunge to the coldest levels in years, there's always a chance that a school will decided to close or delay the start of ...

As NFL Draft approaches, Bishop McDevitt grad Matt Johnson readies to see 'where this all leads'

Matt Johnson drives his younger sister to school some mornings. He picks her up in the afternoon. He's been helping his parents' friend move into a new ...

Bishop McDevitt High School's old field: Time marches on (photos)

"Less than a year ago, I was standing on the field taking photos during the games. Now the grass is so high, you can't walk on it. The field looked lonely and sad.

Is your school closed or dismissing early because of the snowstorm? Find out here  PennLive

The first snowfall of the season is expected in central Pennsylvania Thursday.

This Week in Pennsylvania: January 6  ABC27

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Harrisburg police make arrest in deadly shooting  ABC27

Harrisburg police have made an arrest in a deadly shooting.

Makenna Brezitski, Bishop McDevitt High School: Best and Brightest, 2015

Makenna Brezitski is a senior at Bishop McDevitt High School and will attend Wake Forest University.

Friday Night Lights  HuffPost

It was “Friday Night Lights” in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. The local Catholic high school was playing a highly anticipated must-win game against a AAAA st...

'Bittersweet day': Bishop McDevitt dismisses students and teachers from Market Street location for the last time

The new Bishop McDevitt will be outside the city of Harrisburg in Lower Paxton Township.

2012 Bishop McDevitt High School commencement photos, list of graduates

Bishop McDevitt High School's Class of 2012 commencement ceremony was held May 24 at The Forum in Harrisburg.

Report cites cases of 2 York-area priests as examples of 'wholesale institutional failure'  York Dispatch

Two priests accused of abuse were used as examples of "wholesale institutional failure" in a report released this week by the AG's office.

Teen girl thrown out of Bishop McDevitt High prom for wearing a suit  Washington Blade

A teenager was kicked out of her school prom for wearing a suit.

Is your school closed or delayed after yesterday's snow, ice? Check here  PennLive

After snow overnight Monday and sleet and freezing rain into Tuesday afternoon in some places, there could be some schools delaying the start of classes ...

Harrisburg playgrounds get makeover  ABC27

A lot of science went into improving several playgrounds in Harrisburg.

Pennsylvania welcomes 96 new state troopers  ABC27

Pennsylvania welcomed 96 new state troopers on Friday.

In first year, Pennsylvanians paid out $132M for medical pot  ABC27

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - State officials say Pennsylvania's medical marijuana program provided the drug nearly 600000 times during its first year of sales.

Student-athletes at private high schools should pay full-tuition

The problem is that all students at these private and parochial schools are not paying the full tuition, if any, therefore they should not be eligible to play on athletic ...

Bishop McDevitt High School groundbreaking is celebrated with prayers and hymns  Patriot-News

Officials hope the school in Lower Paxton Township will be ready by the end of 2012. It is expected to cost $42 million to $45 million. Now, McDevitt is in ...

Bishop McDevitt QB Tayvon Bowers has NFL All-Pro admirer

Bishop McDevitt QB Tayvon Bowers was one of three subjects for the newly released docuseries "QB1: Beyond the Lights." Sean Simmers, PennLive. By Aaron ...

Hello, Wake | By Tayvon Bowers  The Players Tribune

Earning a football scholarship took a lifetime. But facing the possibility of having it all taken away occurred in the blink of an eye.

Remembering Lucille Marshall: 'a truly good, kind and pure person'

Lucille Dillon Marshall was a “secretary, bookkeeper, nurse and chief bottle washer” in her husband's dental practice.Marshall, 90, of Harrisburg, nicknamed ...

Is your school delayed or closed because of the storm?

Several schools were already announcing plans Thursday night to delay the start of school Friday. Is your school among them?

Public access to Central Dauphin district's Landis Field could end this week

Currently, there is a turnstile that is open 24 hours a day that allows people to gain access to the track inside Landis Field at Speed Ebersole Stadium. This setup ...

Bishop McDevitt assistant coach placed on leave after charges of assaulting 3 young children

kentonalston.png. Kenton E. Alston, 32, is facing charges that include aggravated assault after Steelton police say he severely injured three young children.

Man charged with injuring 2 in motorcycle crash  ABC27

A Harrisburg man is facing charges for a crash that seriously injured two people on a motorcycle early Sunday.

99 new troopers welcomed to state police troops  69News WFMZ-TV

HARRISBURG, Pa., - Over 95 members of the 153rd graduating cadet class from the State Police Academy have been assigned to troops across the ...

Thousands expected at 2-day HUE Festival in Harrisburg  ABC27

Thousands of people are expected to attend Harrisburg University's HUE Festival on Friday and Saturday.

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