School board hears pro field comments

While Unionville-Chadds Ford School Board members heard a lot of negative comments regarding turf fields during the January work session two weeks ago, the Jan. 28 meeting included comments from residents who like the idea. The board is scheduled to vote on the long-range plan — including whether or not to include two new turf fields — during the regular meeting on Feb. 25.Jeff Almeda,…

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Academic Achievement Jan. 29

• George David Biddle, of Chadds Ford, graduated from James Madison University on Dec. 15 with a degree in anthropology. • Matthew Weigand, of Chadds Ford, was named to the Moravian College Dean's Honors List for Fall 2018. Students who carry three or more course units during the fall or spring term and attain a GPA for the term of 3.50 or higher are placed…

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Frank Zagorskie of Avondale

Frank Zagorskie, 77, of Avondale, died Friday, Jan.. 25. He was the husband of Maureen Formanowski Zagorskie, with whom he shared 55 years of marriage. Born in Hazleton, he was the son of the late Louise Marsit Zagorskie and the late Charles Zagorskie. A 1961 graduate of Hazleton High School, he excelled as a three-sport athlete competing in football, basketball and baseball. While always modest…

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