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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.

Friday, June 11, 2010
Zelnick

The PennSuburban Chamber of Commerce (Formerly The North Penn Chamber) has elected Robert W. Zelnick of Center Valley, a Coaldale native, the new Chamber President & CEO.

Friday, June 11, 2010

Staff Sgt Henry A Kelcinski 111 has been deployed to Okinawa with his wife Erica for three years. Henry is a 1993 graduate of Palmerton High School and has been in the Marines since 1997 and is planning to make it a career.

His parents are Henry and Loretta Kelcinski of Twin Flower Circle, Kunkletown.

Friday, June 11, 2010
Zebian

U.S. Navy Ensign Cory Zebian, son of Robert and Rita Zebian of Colleyville, Texas, graduated from the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md., on May 28, and was commissioned as an Officer in the U.S. Navy.

Ens. Zebian successfully completed four years of intensive academic, physical, and professional training, resulting in a bachelor of science degree with a major in political science.

Wednesday, June 9, 2010

Nicholas Yelito, a 2008 Tamaqua Area High School graduate, was named to the dean's List at Moravian College for the spring of 2010.

He received a 3.85 in his major of computer science and mathematics. He was chosen to work under a computer science professor to create an undergraduate research project with the S.O.A.R. program, Student Opportunities for Academic Research, this summer.

Yelito is an upcoming junior and a member of the men's tennis team. He is the son of David Yelito of Coaldale.

Monday, June 7, 2010

Dallas, PA - Misericordia University held its 84th annual commencement exercises on May 23.

Monday, June 7, 2010

Nicholas Yelito, a 2008 Tamaqua Area High School graduate, was named to the dean's list at Moravian College in Bethlehem for the spring 2010 semester. He earned a 3.85 GPA in computer science and mathematics, his major.

Yelito has also been chosen to work under a computer science professor to create an undergraduate research project with the Student Opportunities for Academic Research program this summer.

The son of David and Jennel Yelito of Coaldale, Nicholas is also a member of Moravian's men's tennis team.