November 19, 2015 RSS feed / Education

Large Group Inducted into National Honor Society at WVHS

Wyalusing Valley High School inducted one of the largest groups on record into the Forscht Chapter of the National Honor Society (NHS) on Thursday evening, Nov. More...

Senior Chorus Ready for ‘A Little Night Music’

Members of the Wyalusing Valley High School Senior Chorus have been preparing for their annual Pops Concert “A Little Night Music,” which will be held on Saturday, Nov. 21 at 7:30 p.m. in the Kenneth S. Williams Auditorium. More...

Boback Congratulates Bluhm’s

Rep. Karen Boback congratulated Anthony Bluhm, owner of Bluhm’s Shopping Center in Laceyville, which celebrated 50 years in business. More...

SCHOOL MENUS

WYALUSING ELEMENTARY BREAKFAST MONDAY, NOV. 23 Breakfast pizza or Assorted whole grain cereal w/animal crackers, chilled juice and/or fruit, low-fat milk. TUESDAY, NOV. More...

NTCC Announces First Marking Period Honor Roll

The following students have been placed on the honor roll for the first marking period at the Northern Tier Career Center by earning a grade of 91 percent or higher:  More...

Auditor General DePasquale Releases Pension Plan Audit

Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale recently released audits of municipal employee pension plans in Allegheny, Beaver, Bradford, Bucks, Lancaster, Mercer, Montgomery, Northumberland, Washington and Westmoreland Counties.  More...

Youth Leadership Summit Held at Towanda

As part of the Bradford County Red Ribbon Campaign that was held in Bradford County Oct. 23 to Oct. 31, the Bradford County Communities That Care Coalition sponsored a Youth Leadership Summit at Towanda High School on Tuesday, Oct. 27. More...

Dollar General Supports Literacy

Dollar General has provided a $3,000 grant to Wyalusing Valley High School teacher Kristy Buchman to integrate technology into her classroom English lessons. More...

Elk Lake Graduate Completes Basics

Army Pvt. Tyler M. Brewer has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, SC.  More...

Commissioners Meet on Veterans Day

Despite the Susquehanna County Courthouse and associated offices being closed on Nov. 11 in honor of Veterans Day, the commissioners held their regular meeting as scheduled with a very short agenda. More...

Sixth Graders Say ‘Thanks’ to Vets

Retired sixth grade teacher Lee Hulsizer hosted a lunch every year on Nov. 11 for area veterans during his many years at the Laceyville Elementary School. More...

Vote for Susquehanna As ‘2016 River of the Year’

Get ready to vote for the Susquehanna River in the 2016 Pennsylvania Organization for Watersheds and Rivers (POWR) River of the Year contest.  Voting began on Nov. 13, and is open until 5 p.m. on Monday, Dec. More...

November is Diabetes Awareness Month

The American Diabetes Association recognizes November as Diabetes Awareness Month. According to the American Diabetes Association (ADA), one in 11 Americans has diabetes. More...

Loch Captures Pennsylvania Maple Sweetheart Title

On June 30, Emma Loch won the Endless Mountains Maple Queen title. The Mountain View Senior spent the summer attending local farmer markets, parades and fairs promoting the maple industry. More...

VFW Auxiliary Honors Veterans

The VFW Auxiliary 6824 of Haigh’s Pond was invited to do a Veterans’ Day program on Nov. 9. Anne Eastabrook and Donna Reese folded the flag while Diane Elliott read the meaning of each fold of the flag. More...

Red Cross Introduces Online Donor Health History

American Red Cross blood and platelet donors can now help save lives in less time by using the new Red Cross Rapid- Pass online health history system.  More...

Elk Lake Elementary Fifth And Sixth Grade Honor Roll

The Fifth and Sixth Grade Honor Roll has been announced at Elk Lake Elementary School for the first marking period.  More...

IUP Students Named to Dean’s List

The following students have been named to the Spring 2015 Dean’s List at Indiana University of Pennsylvania.  Athens: Mark Joseph Wright.  New Albany: Brooklynn Paige Edgerton.  Rome: Meghan Anne Parker.  More...

IRS Reminds Parents, Students About Education Tax Credits

The Internal Revenue Service reminded Keystone State parents and students that now is a good time to check eligibility for either of two education tax credits for their 2015 federal income tax returns.  More...

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