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August 19, 2017

Belle Vernon Area golden fete has new twist in time

Belle Vernon Area High School Principal Jason Boone, left, and building and grounds director Jason Zadrozny retrieve the time capsule embedded in a wall of the high school since 1966. Its contents will be revealed at the school’s 50th anniversary event.

For The Mon Valley Independent

Two time capsules instead of one will be opened April 29 when the Belle Vernon Area School District commemorates its 50th anniversary as a merger.

Principal Jason Boone and building grounds director Jason Zadrozny last week used a sledgehammer to break a concrete block in which a small lead box was embedded in an outside wall in a 1966 ceremony during construction of the high school.

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