Henry Popko to be inducted into Monaca Community Hall of Fame


Last updated 9/27/2007 at Noon

For the past four years Henry Popko has lived in a Fallbrook retirement home, but the town of Monaca, Pennsylvania, will honor Popko’s past contributions by inducting him into the Monaca Community Hall of Fame.

Popko was a teacher and athletic coach at Monaca Junior High School from 1937 to 1953. He is the only coach to win junior high Western Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic League championships in two sports in the same year.

The Monaca Community Hall of Fame induction banquet will take place October 14 in Monaca. Although Popko will be unable to attend, his son Gene will make th...

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