A DEADLY YEAR IN BUTLER COUNTY
The Cost of Addiction
A Special Report from The Butler Eagle
Butler County, like many communities around the country, is feeling the effects of the opioid epidemic more strongly than ever before. This week the number of overdose deaths confirmed by the county coroner's office reached 74, matching the record-high total from 2016.
11/18/2017 Local News 0 comments
Vietnam veteran talks to South Butler students about war, returning home
Vietnam veteran Tom Foor of Mechanicsburg talks to South Butler students about war and coming home.
11/10/2017 Local News 0 comments
New S. Butler superintendent seeks longevity
The South Butler County School District superintendent introduced himself at Wednesday's school board meeting.
11/9/2017 Local News 0 comments
South Butler candidates hold debate
Three of the candidates vying for seats on the South Butler County School Board participated in a town hall Monday night where contract negotiations and other issues were discussed.
10/31/2017 Local News 0 comments
Audit finds $2M missing
IU-IV official thinks it was due to accounting practices
Midwestern Intermediate Unit IV officials are looking into a $2 million budget discrepancy uncovered by a recent audit.
10/17/2017 Local News 0 comments
Test results praised in South Butler
Math needs some work
South Butler County School District administrators commended staff, students and parents for students achieving standardized test scores that were higher than state averages in most categories.
10/13/2017 Local News 0 comments
Parents urge teacher pact
S. Butler still negotiating
Residents urge South Butler County School Board to settle teachers contract.
10/12/2017 Local News 0 comments
The Final Step
Knoch completes 24-0 campaign with PIAA 3A title
The Knoch volleyball team rallies from 2-games-to-1 deficit to win PIAA 3A championship
11/20/2017 Other High School Sports 0 comments
Geist, Phillips finally reach state final
With 47 years of volleyball coaching between them, Freeport's Tom Phillips and Knoch's Diane Geist finally getting a shot at state championships.