West Chester man will be helping out in Florida recount

by Fran Maye, Daily Local News, Nov 15, 2018. WEST CHESTER – A West Chester borough council member has been appointed to the team monitoring the recount of votes cast in the Florida election for governor and U.S. Senator. Bill Scott, 73, traveled to the Philadelphia Airport Thursday afternoon in a snowstorm, en route to […]

County, nation share memories of JFK

By Kendal Gapinski, Daily Local News, 11/22/13 Even though it’s been 50 years since the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, local residents vividly remember their connections to the beloved president and that dark November day in Dallas when he was killed by Lee Harvey Oswald. Dan Wofford grew up with close ties to Kennedy. […]

Bayard Rustin’s Legacy: West Chester’s Civil Rights Hero

BY J. F. PIRRO, Main Line Today, 7/19/13 An integral part of the Civil Rights Movement and the march on Washington, Bayard Rustin and his influence is remembered by West Chester’s Bill Scott. “Martin Luther King may have told us about his dream, but Bayard Rustin built the platform on which King stood.” From an […]