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MARGARET HARPER

Margaret Harper has served as a Gazette staff writer since 2006. She covers Clymer Borough, the Blairsville-Saltsburg School District and Blairsville court, and also works in the areas of layout, design and editing. She can be reached at mharper@indianagazette.net.

Articles by MARGARET HARPER

BLAIRSVILLE-SALTSBURG: Vote on reconfiguration again ends in stalemate BLAIRSVILLE-SALTSBURG: Vote on reconfiguration again ends in stalemate
1 day ago - - MARGARET HARPER
BURRELL TOWNSHIP — Several motions regarding the reconfiguration of the Blairsville-Saltsburg School District failed at a special meeting Thursday as directors again could not agree on a plan. [Read More]
WHITE TOWNSHIP: Officials to seek grant for possible dog park WHITE TOWNSHIP: Officials to seek grant for possible dog park
2 days ago - - MARGARET HARPER
White Township officials presented a preliminary design for a potential dog park at Wednesday’s meeting and agreed to apply for a grant to fund part of the project if it comes to fruition. [Read More]
BLAIRSVILLE-SALTSBURG: Special meeting set to address grade reconfiguration
3 days ago - - MARGARET HARPER
Members of the Blairsville-Saltsburg school board have called a special meeting to again consider a reconfiguration that would bus Saltsburg students in seventh through 12th grades to Blairsville. [Read More]
INSIDE INDIANA: Bill, good neighbors, Claude, soup, trivia, etc.
1 week ago - - MARGARET HARPER
Countless times in his Inside Indiana column, Bill Hastings would highlight the notable deaths in our area, serving as a farewell to those who did so much for their community and to provide some comfort to surviving family members and friends. [Read More]
Blairsville-Saltsburg board deadlocks over reconfiguration Blairsville-Saltsburg board deadlocks over reconfiguration
1 week ago - - MARGARET HARPER
BURRELL TOWNSHIP — Two motions regarding the reconfiguration of the Blairsville-Saltsburg School District failed on tie votes Wednesday. [Read More]
WHITE TOWNSHIP: Board urged to attend meeting on rec corridor WHITE TOWNSHIP: Board urged to attend meeting on rec corridor
2 weeks ago - - MARGARET HARPER
The White Township supervisors were encouraged to participate in the formation of a multimodal corridor to extend the Hoodlebug Trail during a presentation by Livable Indiana Neighborhood Connections (LINC) at Wednesday’s meeting. [Read More]
WHITE TOWNSHIP: Copper Beech withdraws plans WHITE TOWNSHIP: Copper Beech withdraws plans
2 weeks ago - - MARGARET HARPER
Officials with Copper Beech Townhomes have withdrawn plans for a third phase of construction that would have added four more buildings to the housing facility behind Regency Mall. [Read More]
BLAIRSVILLE-SALTSBURG: Board votes to investigate contract procedure BLAIRSVILLE-SALTSBURG: Board votes to investigate contract procedure
3 weeks ago - - MARGARET HARPER
BLAIRSVILLE — A member of the Blairsville-Saltsburg school board called for an investigation into how the superintendent’s contract was negotiated amid continued protests Wednesday by parents angry over the talk of consolidation. [Read More]
WHITE TOWNSHIP: Jail to switch to county sewage
4 weeks ago - - MARGARET HARPER
The Indiana County Jail will switch to county sewage service under an agreement approved Wednesday by the White Township supervisors. [Read More]
BLAIRSVILLE-SALTSBURG: Saltsburg loyalists say no to consolidation BLAIRSVILLE-SALTSBURG: Saltsburg loyalists say no to consolidation
5 weeks ago - - MARGARET HARPER
SALTSBURG — The Blairsville-Saltsburg school board continued talks of reconfiguring the district Tuesday amid protests from angry Saltsburg parents who say they don’t want their children bused to Blairsville. [Read More]
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