Monday, November 24, 2014

News Makers

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.

Monday, February 15, 2010

Michelle O'Connell, daughter of Lisa O'Connell of Elizabethtown and granddaughter of Rose DeGirolamo of Tamaqua, has been named to the Dean's List for the Fall semester at the University of Pittsburgh School of Arts and Sciences. She is a 2009 graduate of Lower Dauphin High School, Hummelstown.

Monday, February 15, 2010

Ryan Oravec, a freshman student at Bloomsburg University attained the dean's list for the fall semester. He is pursuing a B.S. degree in mathematics. He attended Tamaqua Area High School. He is the son of Sharon and Tm Oravec of Andreas and the grandson of Betty and George Vincent of Coaldale and Ethel Oravec of Andreas.

Monday, February 15, 2010

Matthew J. Reis, son of Richard and Cheryl Reis of Jim Thorpe, received academic honors at West Chester University, by making the University's dean's list for fall semester 2009.

A junior at West Chester University, Reis is majoring in respiratory therapy in the University's College of Health Services. He earned a 4.93 grade point average.

Monday, February 15, 2010

Jason D. Kunkle of Slatington, a senior at West Chester University of Pennsylvania has been named to the dean's list. He is the son of Jeff and Jane Kunkle.