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Former resident makes music with ukeleles

LOCK HAVEN — Lancaster Primary School recently awarded music teacher Brittany Cornelius a mini-grant to purchase ukuleles for her students. The former Brittany Spicer, Cornelius is a 2009 graduate of Central Mountain High School. She is the daughter of Rochelle Spicer and Mark Mellott. She ...

LHU student produces film on housing discrimination

LOCK HAVEN — Brandon Clements, a Lock Haven University communication major, recently completed an internship at the Clinton County Planning Office. Brandon produced a 14-minute film that illustrates discrimination within the housing market. The film will be used to educate young adults ...

CMHS Class of 2017 receives awards

MILL HALL — The following awards were received by members of the Central Mountain High School Class of 2017. Ashtyn Moore — $4,879/year for four years — Alvin and Jean Snowiss Scholarship,$3,000/year for four years — Piper Scholarship, $1,500 — Rich Ramm Memorial Scholarship, ...

BEA Class of 2017 awards listed

WINGATE — The following awards were handed out to members of the Class of 2017 as they graduated from Bald Eagle Area High School. Valedictorian — Karissa Bittinger. Salutatatorian — Phoebe McClincy. Highest Honors — Austin Huyett, Casey McClellan, Regan Dyke, Madison Hahn, ...

JSHS 2017 graduates receive awards

JERSEY SHORE — The following members of the Jersey Shore High School Class of 2017 received awards. Valedictorian — Beatrice M. Ferguson. Salutatorian — Lily R. Wasson. Conner Anderson — CTE — Pennsylvania Skills Certificate Summer Andrus — CTE — Pennsylvania Skills ...

Jersey Shore Area High School names honor students

JERSEY SHORE — Jersey Shore High School has released the names of students who are listed on honor rolls for the third quarter. DISTINGUISHED HONOR ROLL 9th Grade — Sarah Elizabeth Alexander, Leighanna Beth Allen, Gabrielle Alexis Bellomo, Dylan Mikel Berguson, Mackenzie Lynn Brooks, ...

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Victoria Barrows Wheaton College student Victoria Barrows of Jersey Shore was recently inducted into Psi Chi, the National Honor Society in Psychology. This award was announced by the Psychology Department at Wheaton College’s Honors Convocation ceremony. Wheaton College (Wheaton, Ill.) is ...

Walnut Street Christian names honor students

AVIS - The following students were named to the honor rolls at Walnut Street Christian School for the fourth quarter 2016/2017. HONOR ROLL Kindergarten - Christopher Beyer, Avery brooks, Evelynne Krick, Aubree Reichard, Abbie Rutt, Hannah Schildroth, Kaleb Shafer. First Grade - Myles ...

Penn College’s spring 2017 graduates honored

WILLIAMSPORT — Pennsylvania College of Technology has presented student achievement awards to its Spring 2017 graduates. Those from our area who received awards follow: r Board of Directors’ Award, presented for achievement under exceptional conditions to Morgan E. Blackwell, Beech ...

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Madison Brown Madison Brown of McElhattan, received the M. B. Rich Endowed Prize at Lycoming College’s annual Honors Convocation in April. The prize is presented to students in the freshman class who attain the highest rank in scholarship and deportment. The Rich Endowed Prize is funded by ...

Caleb Huff-Love receives national honor

AVIS — The National Society of High School Scholars (NSHSS) has recognized Caleb A. Huff-Love of Avis for superior academic achievement. Huff-Love is a student at Jersey Shore Area High School. The society recognizes top scholars who have demonstrated outstanding leadership, ...

Penn College’s spring 2017 graduates honored

WILLIAMSPORT — Pennsylvania College of Technology has presented student achievement awards to its Spring 2017 graduates. Those from our area who received awards follow: r Board of Directors’ Award, presented for achievement under exceptional conditions: and Morgan E. Blackwell, Beech ...

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Shea Weaver Shea Weaver, a Loganton native and sophomore at The Pennsylvania State University, is part of a select group of individuals serving on the school’s New Student Orientation (NSO) Team. After completing a rigorous application process, Weaver took a credit-bearing course and ...

Matthew R. Bean

Matthew R. Bean, McElhattan, a student in manufacturing engineering technology, is a member of the Pennsylvania College of Technology’s SkillsUSA team that finished first in the Pennsylvania Leadership and Skills Conference and now moves on to the 53rd annual National Leadership and Skills ...

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Gregory L. Thompson Gregory L. Thompson, a student in the Lock Haven University Communication Program, has won the Excellence in Communication Award. This award, given to non-media Communication senior with the highest grade point average, comes with a $250 scholarship. Thompson, who has ...

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Adam Wasser Adam Wasser, son of Todd and Alicia Wasser, of Beverly Drive, Beech Creek, received the Biology Undergraduate Research Experience (BURE) Award at the third annual Biology Department Student Recognition Award Ceremony at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. The ceremony was held to ...

Walnut Street Christian names honor students

AVIS — The following students made the honor rolls at the Walnut Street Christian School for the third quarter of the 2016/2017 school year: HONOR ROLL Kindergarten — Avery Brooks, Evelynne Krick, Aubree Reichard, Abbie Rutt, Kaleb Shafer. First grade— Aiden Heaton, Liam Solarek, ...

SVRCS names honor roll students

LOGANTON — The Sugar Valley Rural Charter School has released the names of students who are listed on honor rolls for the third marking period. HIGH HONOR ROLL Grade 5 — Kelsey Bailey, Dawson Brungard, Brayden Confer, Emma Downing, Madisyn Garcia, Dakota Holdren, Anna King, Angelina ...

Mill Hall student wins cyber charter school art, writing contest

MILL HALL —A Mill Hall student is among three students from the PA Virtual Charter School receiving a Scholastic Art and Writing Award for creative achievement. Christopher Lavallee of Mill Hall, was awarded a Silver Key for his original micro-beading jewelry set. Christopher has been with ...

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Aimee Hunsinger of Mill Hall has been selected for the Sutton Scholars academic achievement scholarship program at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. “Sutton Scholars are an elite group,” Dr. Patricia McCarthy, Interim IUP Vice President for Enrollment Management and Communications, ...