Rocco Roguskie, a junior at Shenandoah Valley High School successfully auditioned for the PMEA All State Wind Ensemble at the Region Band Festival.

Rocco Roguskie, a junior at Shenandoah Valley High School successfully auditioned for the PMEA All State Wind Ensemble at the Region Band Festival. Rocco placed fourth overall in the region, and is one of 3 students from Schuylkill County to be chosen to perform at the Wind Ensemble on April 2nd at the Hershey Lodge…

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Students in grades five through eight at Good Shepherd Academy in Kingston recently participated in the Scripps Spelling Bee.

Students in grades five through eight at Good Shepherd Academy in Kingston recently participated in the Scripps Spelling Bee. Each homeroom held its own Spelling Bee, and the two finalists from each room participated in the School Spelling Bee. The winner of the school competition was Pete?r Khoudary, seventh grade, of Dallas. The runner-up was…

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Marywood University Announces Two Fulbright Scholarship Winners Marywood Also Will Host a Fulbright Visiting Scholar

Marywood University Announces Two Fulbright Scholarship Winners Marywood Also Will Host a Fulbright Visiting Scholar SCRANTON, PA (March 10, 2016)-Marywood University is pleased to announce two Fulbright Scholarship Award Winners, Katlyn Beaton, master of arts student in education and instructor in the foreign language department; and Barbara Parker-Bell, Psy.D., associate professor of art, at Marywood…

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Marywood University’s Student Veterans Alliance to Host Its Annual “Tails for Troops” Event at McDade Park

Marywood University’s Student Veterans Alliance to Host Its Annual “Tails for Troops” Event at McDade Park SCRANTON, PA (March 9, 2016)-Marywood University’s Student Veterans Alliance is teaming up with the non-profit organization, Dog T.A.G.S., to raise money to pair veterans diagnosed with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), or Military Sexual Trauma (MST),…

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VALLEY VIEW STUDENT COLLECTED JARED BOXES

Elyssa Hamilton, Grade 12, has collected Jared Boxes for the past three years to brighten an ill child’s day.  Over the past three year Elyssa has collected and delivered 655 boxes to ill children.  The boxes contain toys, books, and fun items for the children.   Elyssa said: “This organization holds a big place in my heart. It…

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Marywood University to Celebrate Women’s History Month

Marywood University to Celebrate Women’s History Month SCRANTON, PA (March 8, 2016)-Marywood University continues to commemorate its 100th anniversary by partnering with Benco Dental to celebrate the University and Women’s History Month.  Founded in 1915, Marywood was the first college for women in Northeastern Pennsylvania and the first Catholic college for women in the state.…

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Marywood University Students and Faculty Win NEPA American Advertising Federation Awards

Marywood University Students and Faculty Win NEPA American Advertising Federation Awards SCRANTON, PA (March 3, 2016)-Christine Medley, assistant professor of graphic design at Marywood University, graphic designer and an exhibiting fine artist, was recently honored at the Northeast Pennsylvania American Advertising Federation (NEPA AAF) Awards Ceremony, which was held at the Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel.…

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Old Forge Leo Club Collected Toothpaste

They have done it again. Ms. Marsico’s 8th grade homeroom has proven that, no matter what the challenge may be, they will far exceed the target presented to them. Old Forge’s Leo Club asked all homerooms to collect as many tubs of toothpaste as possible, and the winner would receive a pizza party. Homeroom 314 won…

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