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Sustainable forestry plan a reality at BEA

Bald Eagle Area School District accepted a $10,000 donation from Domtar Paper Company that is helping fund a forestry plan for the district. BEA owns about 400 acres of forest land around its campus in Wingate. The plan is to create sustainable forestry programs for school and public use. They’re also working with the Pennsylvania Forestry Association, The Nature Conservancy, the DCNR Bureau of Forestry, and Penn State’s Center for Private Forests.

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Teacher’s goal takes flight

BEA math teacher Robin Shaw is retiring at the end of the school year after 35 years with the district. A goal on her bucket list before retiring was to be the mascot at a football game. Administrators were able to help her make that happen at Friday night's football game against Clearfield.

Education

BEA wraps up second week of classes

Students and staff at the Bald Eagle Area School District wrapped up the second full week of classes for the 2016-17 school year. The Centre Daily Times highlights some of its staff and students in a series of videos found at www.centredaily.com.

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‘Bald Eagle loves Barry Manilow’

Bald Eagle Area High School received a new digital piano from singer-songwriter Barry Manilow. It was a gift through The Manilow Music Project. Students and teachers said the gift is appreciated, and something that will enhance music education at the rural school district.

Videos

Tractor trailer fire shuts down I-80

A fire started in the rear wheels area of a tractor trailer in the early afternoon April 20, 2016. The truck was traveling east on I-80 near mile marker 162 when the fire spread and engulfed the entire trailer. The road was shut down until firefighters extinguished the blaze and the scene was cleaned up.
Nabil K. Mark nmark@centredaily.com
Tractor trailer fire shuts down I-80 1:09

Tractor trailer fire shuts down I-80

Video: Groundhog Day at Wingate Elementary School 0:48

Video: Groundhog Day at Wingate Elementary School

Video: Bald Eagle Area students to show rabbits at Farm Show
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Video: Bald Eagle Area students to show rabbits at Farm Show

Video: BEA FFA students to participate in PA Farm Show 1:23

Video: BEA FFA students to participate in PA Farm Show