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Our Town Orwigsburg

Premiered June 4th, 2015 on WVIA-TV

The Population of Orwigsburg in Schuylkill County has remained the same since 1823. So has much of the uniquely preserved architecture reflecting days of a booming agriculture and textile industry. The Kepner-Scott shoe company on North Liberty Street remains the oldest surviving children's shoe manufacturer in the country. Heavy weight boxing champ, Muhammad Ali, had an exclusively built training camp on the outskirts of town. The arts barn reflects the artistic talent in Schuylkill County, while eagles soar at Hawk Mountain. It's a place where roots are deep. integrity is the norm, and a strong sense of community makes you feel right at home. Welcome to Orwigsburg, where the past gently guides you forward.

 

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Our Town Orwigsburg DVD

The Population of Orwigsburg in Schuylkill County has remained the same since 1823. So ... [More]

Price: $19.99

Our Town Orwigsburg Sponsors

Coveys LTD, All 50 States & World

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Boyer's Food Market

The Arts Barn

In Memorial of Dan Ost

Contact Us

For general questions about the Our Town Series, please contact Lisa Mazzarella

570-602-1164

lisamazzarella@wvia.org

If your business is interested in sponsoring an Our Town film, please contact Ron Prislupski

570-602-1137

ronprislupski@wvia.org