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    Wednesday, February 13, 2019
    Applications for 2019 Pennsylvania House Scholarships Now Available, Says Keller  HARRISBURG – High school seniors can now apply for a Pennsylvania House of Representatives Scholarship to help cover the costs of higher education, Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland) announced today.  Each year, two students preparing for post-secondary education are awarded four-year scholarships equivalent to ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
    Wednesday, February 13, 2019
    Perry County Council of the Arts Announces Expanded Quilt Mural Trail Perry County Council of the Arts’ (PCCA) Quilt Mural Trail has expanded from Perry and Juniata counties to Mifflin County. The PCCA Quilt Mural Trail is a loop of 29 8’ x 8’ painted quilts mounted on barns, homes, and businesses along roadways and towns in these three counties. Students from all three counties created the ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Tuesday, February 05, 2019
    A resolution sponsored by Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland) that designates the week of Feb. 16-23, 2019, as “FFA Week” in Pennsylvania was unanimously adopted by the House of Representatives today.   The National FFA Organization has grown from its agricultural beginnings into an organization that prepares future leaders in the industry,” said Keller. “FFA welcomes young women and men ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, January 29, 2019
    PCEDA Seeks Farmer Input for Feasibility Study  NEW BLOOMFIELD, January 24.  The Perry County Economic Development Authority won the highly competitive Local Food Promotion Program Grant in October through the USDA. This grant provides funding for a project to strengthen a local and regional food economy in Perry County. PCEDA was 1 of 44 entities from across the United States that received a ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Economic
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