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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 ...

Former Bishop McDevitt School in Harrisburg draws renewed interest

Potential buyers were not ready to put down offers at a schedule auction Thursday. Brokers say private negotiations will resume.

Former Bishop McDevitt High School building to be auctioned Thursday  ABC27

The former Bishop McDevitt High School building is set to hit the auction block Thursday.

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. ...

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.

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.

Anthony P. Vajda Jr. | Obituaries

Anthony (Tony) P. Vajda Jr., 70, of Lusby, Md., beloved husband, brother and uncle, died peacefully at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Md., on January 7, ...

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 ...

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.

Longtime Bishop McDevitt principal opts to move on

Sister Mary Anne Bednar expects to remain an educator, although on Tuesday she couldn't say exactly where that will take place. This much was known: After ...

Bishop McDevitt High School 2018 graduation: photos

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

Penn State Harrisburg to Host Sixth-Annual Orange 4 Owen Game This Weekend  PennLive

Penn State Harrisburg's men's basketball program is set to host its sixth-annual Orange 4 Owen Game in conjunction with Owen's Foundation at the Capital ...

HS FOOTBALL: Waynesboro Indians travel to play Bishop McDevitt  Waynesboro Record Herald

How do you stop an unstoppable force? You try. The Waynesboro Indians varsity football team will face that challenge Friday night in Harrisburg when they suit ...

Bishop McDevitt High School football practice - Photo Gallery

The Bishop McDevitt High School football team practices, August 6, 2018.

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 hosting event for prospective students  ABC27

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

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

Arts to the Core Charter School says the school would focus curriculum around the arts and would not require payment of tuition.

Bishop McDevitt High School prom 2017: photos

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

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

Virginia's Bryce Hall (34) reacts during the first half an NCAA college football game against North Carolina in Chapel Hill, N.C., Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017.

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.

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 ...

Bishop McDevitt teacher charged with 153 counts of sexually abusing children

The Dauphin County District Attorney's office arrested and charged a Bishop McDevitt High School teacher with dozens of child sex abuse counts Thursday.

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.

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.

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 ...

'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 ...

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.

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 |

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 ...

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

Dozens of photos of a Midstate teacher performing sexual acts with a student -- that's what court documents show police found during their investigation.

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 High School prom 2016: photo gallery

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

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 ...

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 ...

McDevitt got an unfair shake in prom controversy: PennLive letters

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

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

Recent Syracuse wide receiver commit Nazir Burnett has logged nearly 2,000 receiving yards over his last two years at Bishop McDevitt High School.

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

Harrisburg comprehensive plan priorities: Redevelop former Bishop McDevitt building

Harrisburg officials are hosting a final community workshop from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday Dec. 10, 2015 at the Capitol View Commerce Center at Cameron ...

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.

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 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 ...

Remembering Vincent Lochetto: 'an amazing person'

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

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

'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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 will make 'Last Crusade' down Market Street in football rivalry with Harrisburg

McDevitt, which sits a few blocks west of Harrisburg High School on Market Street, is moving to a new $45 million school in Lower Paxton Township after ...

Apollo Award 2018 winners for central Pa. high school theater: Here's who won

The event celebrates achievement in plays and musicals among participating high schools in central Pennsylvania and is held at the Hershey Theatre.

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 principal says 'Crusaders' denotes 'pursuing justice and peace for all'

While Susquehanna University will no longer be the "Crusaders," local high schools don't appear to be jumping on the band wagon.

Penn State Harrisburg hosted South Central PA Robotics Competition on Nov. 17  Penn State News

Penn State Harrisburg hosted the eighth annual South Central PA Robotics Competition Nov. 17, in the first floor hallway of the Educational Activities Building on ...

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

His original creation, Italian Pizza & Subs in Swatara Township, was established in 1973.

Remembering Rose Placey: 'smart, funny and faithful'

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

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 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 ...

Backing civil statute of limitations reform would be the best way bishops could help child sexual abuse victims [opinion]  LancasterOnline

THE ISSUE. Bishop Ronald W. Gainer of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Harrisburg held a press conference Wednesday to apologize for the sexual abuse of ...

Bishop McDevitt teen Aniya Wolf attends William Penn prom after getting turned away from her own

The Bishop McDevitt teen who was turned away from her prom for wearing a suit attended prom at William Penn High School instead. Wolf was invited by the ...

Charter school rejected by Harrisburg School Board not giving up

HARRISBURG--Although the Harrisburg School District rejected an arts-focused charter school application Tuesday night, that doesn't mean the project ...

Troopers Graduate from State Police Academy  WNEP Scranton/Wilkes-Barre HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Nearly 100 new Pennsylvania State Troopers are ready to protect and ...

Pa.'s Top Recruits: Bishop McDevitt quarterback Tayvon Bowers in action

Bishop McDevitt High School dual-threat quarterback Tayvon Bowers is one of the more exciting players in the state. Bowers, (6-foot-2, 215 pounds) who passed ...

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.

100-degree heat indexes 'perfect' for getting high school athletes ready to practice

Mother Nature loves to confound. One of her iron-clad rules, it always seemed, is that when Pennsylvania high school athletes begin summer practice, the ...

Bishop McDevitt grad creates online yearbooks  Patriot-News

Lifepages doesn't replace the traditional yearbook but is an online version that is hosted alongside the print one, in the virtual world, offering alumni the ability to ...

Bishop McDevitt graduates first class from new high school  Penn Live

Class of 2013 graduates say being first to graduate from new school is 'very humbling' and that the new school represents a 'light for the future.'

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

The three victims were 1, 2 and 3-years old and had severe injuries from the assault, police say.

Vintage high school football: Bishop McDevitt vs. Trinity 1982

Bishop McDevitt High School and Trinity High School faced each other on the football field on Sept. 11, 1982. McDevitt won, 13-0.

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.

Catholic school in Baltimore will not be named after late Cardinal William H. Keeler  WPMT FOX 43

BALTIMORE -- A new Catholic school in Baltimore will not be named after late Cardinal William H. Keeler, the former Archbishop of Baltimore and Bishop of the ...

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 Joseph Chiara: 'a gift to all who knew him'

Chiara was a 1966 graduate of Bishop McDevitt High School and a 1970 graduate of King's College. He also earned a master's degree in education. He started ...

Harrisburg teen charged with homicide of former Bishop McDevitt student, prosecutor says

Tamir T. Williams, 17, has been charged with criminal homicide and conspiracy in connection to the Nov. 19 homicide of Maurice Geter Jr., 21, in Harrisburg.

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. ABC 27 reports Aniya Wolf, who is a lesbian, was forced to leave Bishop McDevitt High School's ...

Bishop McDevitt's Harrisburg campus graduates last class  Patriot-News

McDevitt was founded as Catholic High on North Street in 1918 and moved to its current home on Market Street in 1930. After another semester in there, the ...

Nick Laus, Pa. businessman and experienced restaurateur, dies at age 59  York Daily Record

Nick Laus, a prominent Dauphin County businessman and restaurateur, died at age 59 Saturday.

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 ...

Energetic Bishop McDevitt cast eager to hit spotlight in 'Thoroughly Modern Millie'  Patriot-News

The school's musical is a screwball comedy about Millie, a naive young woman from Kansas, who gets into one scrape after another while striving to carve out a ...

Remembering John 'Jack' Sariano Jr.: 'knowledgeable, kind and caring person'

John P. (Jack) Sariano Jr. was retired as the human resources director for the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry.

Harrisburg teen identified who died in Pa. Turnpike crash

A 16-year-old student at Bishop McDevitt High School was the driver killed in the Monday night crash on the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Franklin County.

No. 6 Milton Hershey at No. 3 Bishop McDevitt high school football playoffs: Recap

Live game updates of No. 6 Milton Hershey at No. 3 Bishop McDevitt in a 7 p.m. playoff battle at Rocco Ortenzio Stadium.

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 ...

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...

Catholic cover-up: how pedophile priests kept on abusing Pa.'s children

It's a pattern in the Pa. grand jury report: A cover-up and a stain as big as the Catholic Church itself.

McDevitt Field Top Games: McD 38, Harrisburg 24, 2005; LeSean McCoy's high school career ends with broken ankle

Read The Patriot-News' game story from Bishop McDevitt's 2005 contest when LeSean McCoy's high school career ends with a fourth-quarter broken ankle.

Student-athletes at private high schools should pay full-tuition: PennLive letters

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 ...

Little Miami's Mahon to take Hamilton coaching job

Little Miami head football coach Nate Mahon will take the same position at Hamilton.

New Bishop McDevitt High School in Lower Paxton dedicated  Patriot-News

Before a gathering of 125 worshipers, Bishop Joseph McFadden on Friday dedicated the new chapel and altar, saying Catholic education is more important now ...

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?

Football: Reading High names new head football coach  Reading Eagle

Bishop McDevitt grad Andre Doyle replaces Rob Flowers.

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