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Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Lehighton Area School District has named the Art Students of the Month of December.

At Franklin Elementary School students are, kindergarten, Faith Yeakel; first grade, Holly Fasching; second grade, Ashley Beers; third grade, Rayna Wehr; and fourth grade, Zachary Crum.

Art Student of the Month of December at East Penn Elementary School are, kindergarten, Amy Dwojewski; first grade, Erinn Homm; second grade, Kyle Burbage; third grade, Aijah Hill and fourth grade, Logan Pagotto.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Shane Mulligan, a sophomore at Tamaqua Area High School, has been selected to participate in the 2011 District 10 Chorus Festival.

The festival, hosted by Easton Area High School, is a three day musical event featuring students from Schuylkill, Carbon, Lehigh, Berks, Monroe, and Northampton Counties.

The festival will culminate with concerts for the public on Friday, Jan. 14 and Saturday, Jan. 15.

Shane is the son of Ildiko and Thomas Maurer and John Mulligan of Tamaqua.

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Kaitlyn N. Roberts graduated from the Army ROTC (Reserve Officer Training Corps) Leader Development and Assessment Course, also known as "Operation Warrior Forge," at Fort Lewis, Tacoma, Wash.

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.