Ayla Cooper wins MMI National Geographic Bee

­­­Ayla Cooper wins MMI National Geographic Bee   (Freeland, PA – February 4, 2016) – Ayla Cooper, an eighth grade student at MMI Preparatory School, won MMI’s competition in the first round of the 28th annual National Geographic Bee and will advance for a chance at a $50,000 college scholarship. Cooper, the daughter of Lea…

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Two members of the Shenandoah Valley Band were informed by their Musical Director Walter Choplick that they were selected to perform in the Schuylkill County Chorus Concert

Two members of the Shenandoah Valley Band were informed by their Musical Director Walter Choplick that they were selected to perform in the Schuylkill County Chorus Concert to be held on February 20th at the Pottsville High School. Shown in the photo L-R: Senior Christopher Swantek, SV Music Director Mr. Walter Choplick, & Junior Rocco…

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Marywood University to Host Eating Disorder Screening Day

Marywood University to Host Eating Disorder Screening Day SCRANTON, PA (February 3, 2016)-Marywood University’s Psychological Services Center will host an Eating Disorder Screening Day on Thursday, February 25, 2016, from 9 a.m. – 7 p.m., in the McGowan Center for Graduate and Professional Studies. The screenings are completely confidential, free, and open to all ages.…

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Scranton High School Aquatics Program to Host the Leslie Richards Swimming and Diving Championships

Scranton High School Aquatics Program to Host the Leslie Richards Swimming and Diving Championships   SCRANTON, PA (January 20, 2016)—The Scranton High School swim program will host the Leslie Richards Swimming and Diving Championships on Friday, February 12, 2016, and Saturday, February 13, 2016, at the Scranton High School Aquatics Center. This event is open to…

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The Old Forge School District held National Signing Day

The Old Forge School District held National Signing Day on Wednesday February 3rd. Three Football Players, Michael Cantarella,  Armando Sallavanti, and Cooper Califano signed with the colleges of their choice.     3 Photos attached Michael Cantarella- Hamilton College, Armando Sallavanti- East Stroudsburg University, Cooper Califano- Kings College Left to right: Michael Cantarella, Armando Sallavanti,…

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Marywood University’s Psychology Department Recognized Nationally

Marywood University’s Psychology Department Recognized Nationally   SCRANTON, PA (February 1, 2016)—Marywood University’s Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D.) program recently received national recognition from Best Counseling Degrees. Marywood University’s Psy.D. Program was ranked 26th in the category of 50 Best Psy.D. Programs in Clinical Psychology in 2016. The Doctor of Psychology program at Marywood University focuses…

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The Senior Schuylkill County Band Concert will be held Saturday evening March 5th at the Marian Catholic High School.

The Senior Schuylkill County Band Concert will be held Saturday evening March 5th at the Marian Catholic High School. Shown in the photo are the six students selected from the Shenandoah Valley High School Band to perform in the interscholastic concert. Front row: Noelle Davis clarinet; Middle row: Rocco Roguskie Horn, Christopher Swantek Tenor Saxophone,…

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Susquehanna Community High School 2nd Marking Period Honor Roll

Susquehanna Community High School 2nd Marking Period Honor Roll Highest Honors 93 -100 – 12th Grade –  Daniel Braun, Breanna Bushong, Zachary Collins, Cori Glidden, Kaitlyn Gow, Allison Hampton, Marissa Hodge, Alyssa Hubal, Ashley Meck, Kendra Papocchia, Michael Pelicci, Miranda Rhone, Nicole Sherman, Kayla Wayman 11th Grade – Madison Canfield, Hannah Day, Garret Grausgruber, Evan Haley,…

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Marywood University Professor Receives Recognition from U.S. Professors of the Year

Marywood University Professor Receives Recognition from U.S. Professors of the Year Scranton, PA (January 27, 2016)—Kielty Turner, DSW, assistant professor in the School of Social Work at Marywood University, recently received a certificate of recognition from the U.S. Professors of the Year. The certificate, signed by Anthony S. Bryk, president of The Carnegie Foundation for the…

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