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The Best and Brightest Class of 2019

This is the 27th year for the PennLive/Patriot-News Best and Brightest program that honors high school seniors in Adams, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, ...

Former Bishop McDevitt school to become office space, with football field paved for parking  PennLive

A man leading a group of investors who bought the former Bishop McDevitt High School building in Harrisburg said their initial vision for the property is to ...

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.

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

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

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.

Best and Brightest Class of 2019 honored at reception

The PennLive/Patriot-News Best and Brightest Class of 2019 was honored during a reception held at PA Media Group on Wednesday, May 15.

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 High School turns 100  ABC27

Attendees celebrated Bishop McDevitt High School's 100th anniversary at the annual blue and gold gala.

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.

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.

Embattled Bishop McDevitt official goes on personal leave  PennLive

He was recently the subject of a no-confidence letter from faculty.

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.

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 ...

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 High School building is heading to auction

The former Bishop McDevitt High School building in Harrisburg is heading to auction.

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.

Bishop McDevitt signing day 2019: Photos

Bishop McDevitt High School held its National Letter of Intent signing day on Wednesday, February 6 in the school auditorium. Twenty-two students signed to ...

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

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

Bishop McDevitt High School student arrested for bringing unloaded, stolen firearm to school, police say  WPVI-TV

School officials told police an 11th-grade student who had arrived late to school smelling of marijuana was found to have a 9 mm handgun in his possession.

Longtime Bishop McDevitt principal opts to move on

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

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.

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 High School 2018 graduation: photos

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

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 ...

Central Pa.'s largest abandoned places include schools, a resort, once-beloved retail stores  PennLive

Here are some of the largest vacant spaces in the Harrisburg area.

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 hosting event for prospective students  ABC27

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

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.

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.

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

A grand jury exposed the grave sins the Catholic Church preferred to handle in-house and behind closed doors to get matters 'sufficiently repaired.'

Krista L. Kierys to wed Joseph A. Scarcella II - Engagements  Standard Speaker

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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.

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

State lawmakers passed a resolution declaring February 2019 "Esports Month" in Pennsylvania.

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.

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 ...

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.

'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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

Check here for weather-related school closings and delays  PennLive

With heavy snow expected to fall across central Pennsylvania until midnight, it's not a matter of whether there will be school closings and delays but when ...

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.

McDevitt got an unfair shake in prom controversy: PennLive letters

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

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 High School prom 2016: photo gallery

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

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 ...

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.

Check here to see if your school is closed or delayed  PennLive

Enough snow is forecast to likely cause delays and, in a few cases, school closures on the first day of March,.

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

Burnett was also offered by Michigan State, Boston College, Pitt, UConn, Rutgers and West Virginia, among others.

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.

Remembering Rose Placey: 'smart, funny and faithful'

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

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

Bishop McDevitt High School students will start classes at the end of summer in one of the midstate's oldest high school buildings and finish the school year in ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

'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.

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 High School bids fond farewell to flawed football field in Harrisburg lovingly known as the "Old Rock Pile"

The harvest has been rich here. And as McDevitt counted down the season toward its final game – what the school billed as “The Final Drive on Market Street” ...

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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

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.

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?

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 ...

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.

Resurrection teacher wins Golden Apple Award  WPMT FOX 43

HARRISBURG -- Resurrection Catholic School kindergarten teacher Kristy Legenstein won a Golden Apple from the Harrisburg Diocese, an award that ...

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.

Remembering Vincent Lochetto: 'an amazing person'

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

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.

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.

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 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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 |

Local high school marching bands compete in championship events

USBands Pennsylvania Championships were held Oct. 27 at West Chester University. Bands competing there included Mechanicsburg, Susquehanna Twp. and ...

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.

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.

Could your school be delayed this morning because of freezing rain? Check here  PennLive

With portions of central Pennsylvania under a winter weather advisory beginning at 7 a.m. Wednesday, you might want to check to make sure your school is ...

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.

Michigan State Wrestling Signs Five  Michigan State Athletics

Dec. 13, 2016 MSU Wrestling 2016 Signing Class Photo Gallery EAST LANSING, Mich. -- Michigan State wrestling head coach Roger Chandler has announced ...

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

The plan is likely to be discussed in executive session. There are two public comment periods on tonight's agenda.

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.

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 ...

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.

Remembering Natalie Cibort: 'a terrific, inspiring teacher'

Natalie Cibort, 45, was a second-grade teacher at Robert Reid Elementary School in Middletown. Cibort, of Bressler, died Nov. 12.

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 ...

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.

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