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Tuesday, February 23, 2010

The Panther Valley Elementary School has announced the recipients of the Student of the Month Awards for December 2009 and January 2010.

Certificates of Achievement were presented in each classroom, grades 1-5. As well as the certificates, each student also received a Super Kid Magnet, a Student of the Month bumper sticker and a meal coupon from McDonald's.

Students realize that it is a very special achievement and strive to achieve this recognition.


Tuesday, February 23, 2010

The L.B. Morris honor roll has been announced for the second marking period at the Jim Thorpe school.

The honor students are:

Honor Roll

3rd Grade

Dominick Bierman, Christine McLaughlin, Rebecca Ripley, Justin Romanuski, Thomas Sehenuk, Natalie Terpstra, Adiah Balliet, Kathryn Costigan, Karissa Downey, Emily Duane, Trevor Hickey,

Samuel Hydro, Aaron Leinhard, Sadie Mooney, Amber Nace, Jacob Schwartz, Zachary Searfoss,

Alex Strauss, Nathan Thamarus, Sean Bevilazqua, Hunter Buskirk, Nathan DeMarco,

Saturday, February 20, 2010

Robert A. Coccio Jr. has hearned a GPA of 3.34 for the fall semester at Niagara University. As a result, he has been named to the dean's list.

He is a 2009 graduate of Panther Valley High School.

He is the son of Monica and Russell Marshall of Summit Hill, and Robert A. and Elissa Coccio of New Ringgold.

He is pursuing a major in criminal justice.

Saturday, February 20, 2010

Sara Pysher of Lehighton has been named to the dean's list for the 2009 Fall Semester at Mansfield University in Mansfield with a 3.76 GPA.

She is a senior, majoring in music education.

She is also a member of the Tau Beta Sigma Sorority.

Sara is the daughter of Mark and Cindy Pysher. She is a 2006 graduate of Lehighton Area Senior High School where she was a member of the National Honor Society.

Saturday, February 20, 2010

Amanda Faust, daughter of Larry and Debbie Faust of Barnesville, has been named to the dean's list for the fall 2009 semester at Delaware Valley College.

Faust is a sophomore, majoring in environmental science and minoring in biology.

She is a 2008 graduate of Mahanoy Area High School.

Saturday, February 20, 2010

Codey D. McDonald, a 2006 graduate of Panther Valley High School, was placed on the dean's List at Bloomsburg University for the fall semester of 2009.

He received a 3.93 GPA in his major of elementary education.

He was a former college intern at Panther Valley School District through the afterschool program S.H.I.N.E.

Codey will graduate in December of 2010 and plans to pursue a job in education.

He is the son of Michelle and Bernard McDonald of Summit Hill.

Saturday, February 20, 2010

Kristopher Sauls of Lehighton, was named to Susquehanna University's dean's list for the fall 2009 semester.

The dean's list recognizes students who achieve a grade-point average of 3.4 or higher out of a possible 4.0 for the semester.

To qualify, students must complete a minimum of 12 semester hours.

Sauls, a sophomore majoring in computer science, is a 2008 graduate of Lehighton Area High School and the son of Mr. and Mrs. George Sauls.

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Dr. Mark McGalla, Principal at Lehighton Area Middle School announces the Principal's List, Honor Roll, and Honorable Mention for the second marking period.

Principal's List

(95 or high composite average with no grade lower than a 90)

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Donald W. Snyder, President at Lehigh Carbon Community College, recently announced the Dean's List for the Fall 2009 semester.

Students with an academic grade point average of at least 3.50 achieve Dean's List status.

Albrightsville: Betsy Kirkpatrick, Krystle Mauro, Jacqueline Morrow, Lynn Nations, Adedolapo Nickels, Cheryl O'Rourke, Geraldine Patire, Joyce Petaccio, Patrick Popovitz, Brendan Slack, Edinora Straube, Jayme Streff, and Susan Tappan.

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

Julie Wagaman of Walnutport, a senior at Northern Lehigh Area High School has been named the Slatington Woman's Club January Girl of the Month

She is active in her school's softball and cross country teams, Spanish Club, National Honor Society and Girl Scouts.

Julie has won Honorable Mention Colonial League Pitcher, Northern Lehigh High School Most Outstanding Pitcher, Blue Bat Award, Bronze Award, Channel 13 Player of the Week and Morning Call Player of the Week.