The Miller family of Penn Forest Township has announced that Samantha Miller, a recent graduate of Jim Thorpe Area Senior High School, has been recognized as a 2011-2012 Discus Award winner for her achievements in the areas of athletics, community service and work.

Samantha is now eligible for 2011-2012 Discus Awards scholarships. Samantha has created a multimedia profile highlighting her achievements, which may be viewed in the Discus Awards Winners Gallery at

The Discus Awards is a national program that provides recognition and scholarship opportunities to all-around high school students who excel in three of 10 key attributes. For more information visit