Berne-Knox-Westerlo is scheduled to benefit from tripled funding from the county for its programs for children facing economic, social, academic, or emotional issues.
Poverty need not be permanent. Support for families in need can propel children to a better future.
A handful of area soccer players were named to their respective All Star teams.
After 10 years with Andy Wright at the helm, the Berne-Knox-Westerlo varsity basketball coaching post has been filled by an unknown face.
Andrew Wright, Berne-Knox-Westerlo's former varsity basketball coach, said he has accepted a coaching position with the junior-varsity team in Middleburgh.
It was a playoff soccer game to remember in Berne last Saturday as two rivals fought to make the next round.
The dismissal of Berne-Knox-Westerlo varsity basketball Coach Andy Wright is on the agenda for Monday night's school board meeting; petitions supporting him are currently circulating while parents who fear retaliation are remaining silent.
Winning 11 straight league games, and giving up only five goals over that time, the Berne-Knox-Westerlo soccer team is rolling deep.
The BKW girls' soccer team may be smaller and younger than opponents, but the team has a lot of heart, says the coach.
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