Nov 12, 2010

Dover man learns part of long history of property on square

Dover, PA (YDR) Had it not been for a high school assignment, Ron Botterbush probably wouldn't have uncovered the history of a couple of old local buildings. But, the report was required for him to graduate. So, like his classmates at Dover Area High School, he started to research.
Two things made his project unique, however. Botterbush chose to write about the house he lived in, and he was 43 years old at the time.
Botterbush, now 77, was set to graduate from high school in 1951, but he joined the U.S. Navy earlier that year and never got his diploma. Continued