VALLEY VIEW HIGH SCHOOL

Matthew JenkinsGrade 11Matt was selected as a winner in an essay contest entitled   “There Ought to be a Law” sponsored by Representative Farina.   Matt will represent Valley View High School for the day at the PA Capital Building on April 17,3013.    Matt’s essay was on stricter penalties for first time DUI offenses. Matt said “I am so…

Walking Papers

Today’s the 140th anniversary of the founding of the American Kennel Club (AKC for short). Without a doubt, we’re huge fans of dog shows; we’re big fans of dogs in general. We offer registered dogs & mixed breed dogs and we’re also happy to publish weekly updates from Griffin Pond Animal Shelter and SPCA of Luzerne…

VALLEY VIEW HIGH SCHOOL

Mr. Christopher Thomas, Principal, and Mrs. Regina Krieger, Vice Principal of Old Forge High School announce February Students of the Month Left to right… Stewart Mitchell -Grade 11, Ashley Kempa – Grade 7, Jordan Davis- Grade 8, Alexis DiGregorio- Grade 9, Christopher Amador- Grade 10, Mareena Parker, Grade 12, Mr. Christoper Thomas

VALLEY VIEW HIGH SCHOOL

The following students from the Valley View High School Chorus qualified for the 2013 PMEA All-State Musical Festival. All-State Chorus: Liz Whitaker, Donavan Darienzo and Erik Miller. The Valley View Senior High Chorus teacher is Stacey Whitaker.  The 2013 PMEA All-State Fesival will be held in Erie April 17-20. Pictured left to right; Donavan Darienzo, Liz Whitaker, and Erik Mille

Short & Sweet

Oh, the things we can do in 140 characters! Even more amazing? What you can do: touch base with us, ask us questions or share your thoughts. Since most commission ads are 30 words or fewer, we’re pros at getting an idea across very simply; it’s only natural that we’d love Twitter. We like that…

WEST SCRANTON HIGH SCHOOL

West Scranton Receives Math/Science Grant West Scranton High School was the recipient of the 2012 Exxon Mobile Educational Alliance Math/Science Grant.  Exxon representative Ms. Melissa Blodnikar, the territory manager for Joe’s Kwik Marts / Lehigh Gas, presented the $500 award to Mrs. Joann Ossont, head of West Scranton’s Science Department.  The funds will be used to purchase computer…

GOOD SHEPHERD ACADEMY

National History Day Winners from Good Shepherd Academy!Good Luck at State Competition in May.Pictured above are sixth through eighth grade students from Good ShepherdAcademy who participated in the Regional Competition of National History Dayon Saturday, March 23, 2013 at Penn State, Wilkes-Barre. Students preparedexhibits, performances, and websites on the annual theme “Turning Points inHistory”. From…

VALLEY VIEW HIGH SCHOOL

Dylan Catapane, a Valley View High School Senior,  participated in the West Point Bridge Building contest.  Over 6,000 students participated across the county and Dylan is now in the top 40.  This month the field will be narrowed down to the top 5.  The program offers college scholarship monies to the top winner. Dylan said: “This was a new experience…