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News Makers

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Two sons of Joe and Jackie DeAngelo of Coaldale made the dean's list at their respective colleges for the fall 2010 semester.

John was named to the dean's list at Muhlenberg College, Allentown. He is a senior majoring in accounting and is a 2007 graduate of Marian Catholic High School.

Michael has been named to the dean's list for the fall semester at Shippensburg University. He is a junior majoring in mathematics with a secondary education certification concentration, and is a 2008 graduate of Marian Catholic High School.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Nicole Cox of Nesquehoning attained Dean's List at Kutztown University. Her GPA was 4.0for the Fall semester of her senior year.

She will graduate in May with a degree in Elementary Education, concentrating in reading.

She is a 2007 Panther Valley graduate.Her parents are John and Holly McCole and Bill and Tammy Weaver, all of Nesquehoning.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Nathan and Kristen Halenar of Summit Hill have both been named to the dean's list for the fall semester at Penn State University's University Park, Main Campus.

Nathan, a senior majoring in secondary education, citizenship, achieved a 3.52 GPA. He is a 2007 graduate of Marian Catholic High School and will be student teaching for the spring semester at Pottsville High School.

Kristen, a freshman majoring in nursing, acquired a 3.63 GPA. She is a 2010 graduate of Marian Catholic.

Thursday, January 6, 2011

Tamaqua Area Middle School Principal Chris Czapla has announced the middle school's Students of the Month for December 2010. The students honored were, front row, from left, Andrea Iacoviello (6th grade), Jillian Franko (8th grade) and Amy Jo Bachert (7th grade). Back row, Alexander Verta (6th grade), Harold Moll (8th grade) and Kyle Patrick (7th grade).

Friday, December 31, 2010

The Northern Lehigh Senior High School honor roll for the second marking period of the 2010-2011 school year has been announced by Mrs. Aileen Yadush, Principal.


Thursday, December 30, 2010

Dale McCandless of Lehighton was recently appointed as Sr. Vice President, Sales & Brokerage for Keystone Financial Management. Based in Allentown, Keystone Financial Management is a regional financial services firm and member of John Hancock Financial Network (JHFN), a national network of independent firms.

Thursday, December 30, 2010
SPECIAL TO THE TIMES NEWS Tamaqua Area High School December Students of the Month include, from left, Dustin Silkowski, Kolby Mashack, Hannah Miller, and Suzie Arner.

Tamaqua Area High School Principal RuthAnn Gardiner has announced the school's Students of the Month for December.

The recipients are senior Kolby Mashackl, junior Suzie Arner, sophomore Hannah Miller and freshman Dustin Silkowski.

Kolby Mashack is the son of Jon and Sheila Mashack.

He is a member of the Chemistry Club, National Honor Society, National English Honor Society and the wrestling team.

He plans to attend Bucknell University to major in biology/pre-medicine and continue his wrestling career.

Suzie Arner is the daughter of David and Colleen Arner.

Thursday, December 30, 2010

The Palmerton Area High School announces its Honor Roll for the second marking period of the first semester of the 2010-11 school year by Ms. Kathleen A. Egan, Principal.

High Honors (3.75-4.00+ GPA in all subjects)

Seniors: Sarah Andrews, Blake Campbell, Jillian Farkas, Cynthia George, Jarrett Kleintop, Andrew McReynolds, Alexa Petersen, Jordan Ruzicka, Samantha K. Smith, Donald Stevens, Derek Szena, Brianna Walck

Thursday, December 30, 2010

Andrew Tucker, son of John and Lisa Tucker of Lansford, has been named to the Dean's List for the Fall semester at Misericordia University.

A 2010 graduate of Panther Valley High School, Tucker is majoring in Physical Therapy with a minor in Health Management.

A member of the Misericordia Track and Field Team, he participates in the shot put, discus and hammer throw.

Andrew is the grandson of Mary Tucker of Lansford and the late Edward Tucker and Bill and Sara Doris of Tamaqua.

Thursday, December 30, 2010

Lucas Herman of Jim Thorpe graduated from Coastal Carolina University, Conway, S.C., on Dec. 11 with a master of business administration.

Ceremonies were held at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center.