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Friday, June 18, 2010

Panther Valley High School principal Joseph A. Gunnels has released the fourth quarter Distinguished Honor Roll:

Distinguished honors - (Major subject average of 95; no grade lower than 83)

Seniors: Miranda Altemose, Joshua Faenza, Wajiha Gillani, Lainey Hochberg, Emily Kehl, Christin Kehler, Christa Mantz, Abigail Markovich, Carly Markovich, Joel Maruschak, Kayla Nunemacher, Jennifer O'Brien, Demi Ogozalek, Kyle Picht, Katarina Rohlfing, Nicolette Scheitrum, Cody Smith, Logan Stano, Stephanie Stoffa, Andrew Tucker, Katelyn Zulic.

Friday, June 18, 2010

Michael DeAngelo, son of Joe and Jacke DeAngelo of Coaldale, has been named to the dean's list for the spring 2010 semester at Shippensburg University.

A sophomore majoring in mathematics with a concentration in secondary education certification, Michael earned a 4.0 GPA. He is a 2008 graduate of Marian Catholic High School.

Friday, June 18, 2010

Rachel Selert of Weatherly, recently graduated from Misericordia University with Cum Laude Honors achieving her Bachelor's of Science and a Master's Degree in Physical Therapy. She finished out her last Spring Semester with a GPA of 3.96, giving her Dean's List Honors. She is currently employed as a Physical Therapist for St. Lukes' Miners Memorial Hospital.

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Sara A. Clements, daughter of Robert and Suzanne Clements of Lehighton, graduated summa cum laude from East Stroudsburg University with a bachelor's of science degree in exercise science.

She was a recipient of the APSCUF Honor Award in 2010 and recently completed an internship at Coordinated Health in East Stroudsburg. She was also a member of the university's field hockey team for two years.

Sara will continue her studies at Temple University, where she will pursue her master's degree in occupational therapy.

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Kane Snyder received a Masters of Business Administration degree from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University in North Carolina.

The commencement ceremonies were held on Saturday May 15th, 2010 at the Edmund Cameron Indoor Stadium at Duke University.

Kane also holds a Bachelors degree in economics and computer science from Villanova University.

Kane is a 1991 graduate of Palmerton Area High School. He is the son of Kraig Snyder of Lehighton, as well as, the son of Sally Lucykanish and stepson of Charles Lucykanish of Palmerton.

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Towmensing Elementary School announces its Principal's List and Honor Roll.

PRINCIPAL'S LIST: Students who have attained all A's in all major subjects.

Third Grade: Victoria Alvarez, Matthew Binder, Nathan Borger, Madison Finley, Matthew Fonseca, Dustin Frable, Nathaniel Galgoci, Allyssa Halada, Devyn Hauser, Austin Haydt, Ezekiel Himmelwright, Adrian Holthausen, Casey Knauss, Emma Machinski, Kory Marlatt, Ashley Mosier, Darian Munjone, Karissa Nenscel, Ethan Rotella, Benjamin Serfass, Samantha Shupp, Aaron Stasko, Cody Waterhouse, Morgan Wagner and Jaclyn Wonderly.

Monday, June 14, 2010

Lehighton Area School District recognized the March elementary students of the month.

At East Penn Elementary School, students were: kindergarten: Mrs. Betz, Kira Hartman and Mrs. Geiser, Aaron Stout; first grade: Mrs. Bruch, Ryan Muller and Mrs. Zerbe, Jamyson Cotterman; second grade, Mrs. Biery, Samantha Miller; third grade, Mrs. Bonser, Gavin Sherer and Mrs. Snyder, Jaden Sherer; fourth grade; Mrs. Breiner, Hailee Pernsley.

Monday, June 14, 2010

The Palmerton Jr. High School Principal, Mr. Thaddeus Kosciolek, is pleased to announce the students who achieved principal's list and honor roll for the fourth marking period, and perfect attendance for the 2009-10 school year:

PRINCIPAL'S LIST: 90-100, no grades lower than an A-

Eighth Grade: Ty Achtermann, Jessica Debski, Joshua Evans, Jacqueline Frohnheiser, Ashley Kraftician, Dakota Strohl, Erin Williamson

Monday, June 14, 2010

The Penn-Kidder Campus of the Jim Thorpe Elementary School has announced the fourth quarter honor roll and principal's list for the 2009-2010 school year.

Honor roll

Friday, June 11, 2010

Logan Monaco, son of Elena Monaco of Nesquehoning, was named to the dean's list for the spring 2010 semester at King's College. He earned a 3.65 grade point average and is majoring in accounting. He is the grandson of Frank and Marie Damian of Nesquehoning.