LACKAWANNA TRAIL HIGH SCHOOL

Lackawanna Trail High School Drama Club has slated their production of Les Miserables for Thursday April 24 through April 26 at 7 pm each night in the high school Auditorium. Admission for the event is $8 for general admission and $5 for students/seniors.   There is also be a Chicken and Biscuit dinner on April 26 from…

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SHENANDOAH VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL

SV Students Selected for Junior County Band Shown in the photo are the nine Shenandoah Valley musicians selected to represent their school in the Junior Schuylkill County Band Concert which will be held on Saturday April 12th at 1:30 PM in the DHH Lengel Middle School in Pottsville. Front Row (L-R): Brittany Kenton, Rebecca Adorno,…

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MARYWOOD UNIVERSITY

Marywood University Students Take Part in Service Trips   SCRANTON, PA—For more than 20 years, Marywood University has partnered with service organizations across the country and the globe, to extend a helping hand and bring hope to people who need it most. Multiple groups from the university travel nationally and internationally for a week of…

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WEST SCRANTON HIGH SCHOOL

West Scranton’s School-Wide Positive Behavior Support Program Honors the March Students of the Month   Junior Wynter Gowarty and senior Cullen Fanning were chosen as the Students of the Month at West Scranton High School for March 2014.  One girl and one boy are selected each month from names submitted by teachers and staff as part of…

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Zip A Dee Doo Dah

Yes, we know you probably sang that title. Perhaps even out loud. We did, too. While we never tire of reminding you that we’re pretty zippy about getting your ads posted online, there’s another feature we offer on our website: you can find the closest spot to buy a physical copy of Paper Shop. It’s…

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OLD FORGE SCHOOL DISTRICT

The Old Forge School District Staff and Administrators Raised $730.00 for the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute for Casual Day that was held on Thursday March 27th. This is the 10th year Old Forge has participated in this event.  Left to right:  sitting: Brittany Puckett, Marissa Stacchiotti, Beth Spedding, Brenda Yudiski, Jen Churla, Jennifer Wyandt, Paula…

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Fooling Around

We considered some kind of really fun prank for April Fool’s Day. Perhaps news that we were going to start printing our weekly issues on scrolls. Or a story about how our new website will offer an app to diffuse new car smell as you browse our Auto category. In the end, however, we decided…

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RIVERSIDE HIGH SCHOOL

NHS current members Top Row, left to right: Anthony Vanchieri, Joseph Pacholec, Andrew Panek, Randy Kincel Next Row: Matthew Keegan, Austin Naughton, Adam Leasure, Nico Munley, Michael Spinelli Next Row: Madison Petro, Ariel Kimes, Jonna Boyda, Evan Harbert, Sarah Murphy, John Plisko Next Row: Morgan Mickavicz, Cassandra Soulivanh, Nicole Gula, Kayla Buckley, Desiree Howe, Morgan…

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MMI PREPARATORY SCHOOL

MMI inducts students into art honor society   (Freeland, PA – March 31, 2014) – MMI Preparatory School held an induction ceremony for students who joined the National Art Honor Society. This is the third year for the MMI Chroma Chapter of the National Art Honor Society. During the induction ceremony, Assistant Head of School…

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SHENANDOAH VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL

2014 NHS Freshmen Recognition Although ineligible until their sophomore year, the Shenandoah Valley National Honor Society acknowledges members of the freshmen class who have demonstrated academic proficiency, participation in extracurricular activities and involvement in community service endeavors thereby making them suitable candidates for future consideration. The ten freshmen who were recognized are seated (L-R): Kayla…

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SHENANDOAH VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL

2014 SV NHS Academic Awards Shown in the photo are the recipients of the special awards presented to them at the 2014 Shenandoah Valley National Honor Society Induction. Academic Recognition awards were presented to the students with the highest academic average in each class with sophomores receiving bronze, juniors silver and seniors gold. Seated (L-R):…

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SHENANDOAH VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL

2014 SV Newly Inducted NHS Members  Pictured are the students who have satisfied the requirements for scholarship, leadership, character, & service and were formally inducted into the Shenandoah Valley Chapter of the National Honor Society. The Candlelight ceremony was coordinated by NHS advisors Elizabeth Andrefski & Melissa Kayes. First Row (L-R): Shatiana Sanabria, Elizabeth Cole,…

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VALLEY VIEW HIGH SCHOOL

Kourtney Kordish, a senior at Valley View high school, placed first in the WVIA Great Teacher Essay Contest for the NEIU19 District.  Kourntey was selected as a finalist by her English teacher Ms.Kathleen Myers.  Her essay was about Ms. Sue Rodway who played a large role in her middle school experience. Kourtney’s essay and interview can be viewed at WVIA.org…

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SHENANDOAH VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL

SV Drama Club Performs at the Wilkes Barre Penguins Hockey Game   Recently the Shenandoah Valley Drama Club showcased their 2014 production of “The Producers”, the musical comedy by Mel Brooks, at the Wilkes Barre Penquins hockey game. The cast performed several numbers from the show during the second intermission of the game, and was…

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MMI PREPARATORY SCHOOL

MMI junior amplifies DNA using off-the-shelf components   (Freeland, PA – March 20, 2014) – MMI Preparatory School junior Tristan Gibbons has created a machine that is able to replicate DNA without the use of expensive laboratory equipment. He amplified human DNA fragments through PCR (polymerase chain reactions) Thermal Cycling, a sequence of processes developed…

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