Lackawanna Trail Prom was held at Stonehedge Golf Course

Lackawanna Trail Prom was held at Stonehedge Golf Course in Tunkhannock on Friday May 1. The theme for the evening was Enchanted Garden. Approximately 110 students danced the night away. Members of the Lackawanna Trail Homecoming Court are, front, from left, Princess Katie Nealon, Queen Adriana Sanchez and Princess Maddie Lengel; back, Nathaniel Barbolish, King…

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Shenandoah Valley Chapter of the National Honor Society select a member of the High School Faculty and recognize that teacher for their involvement in the educational process by conferring them with the Crystal Apple Award.

Each year the members of the Shenandoah Valley Chapter of the National Honor Society select a member of the High School Faculty and recognize that teacher for their involvement in the educational process by conferring them with the Crystal Apple Award. This year’s recipient was Social Studies Teacher Chris Conroy who has been a member…

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MMI finishes third overall at Luzerne County Envirothon

MMI finishes third overall at Luzerne County Envirothon   (Freeland, PA – May 1, 2015) – MMI Preparatory School finished third overall at the 2015 Luzerne County Envirothon. The Envirothon is an annual environmental competition for high school students.  The Luzerne Conservation District coordinates and sponsors the Luzerne County Envirothon each spring.  The event is…

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Old Forge Leo Club Award

Paul McCool was honored with the Old Forge Leo Club Award for his countless hours of dedication and strong leadership not only in the community but as a member of the Old Forge Leo Club.  Left to right in photo: William Metschulat- Leo Coordinator, Paul McCool

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2015 Shenandoah Valley Female Scholar Athlete

Shown receiving her plaque for being selected as the 2015 Shenandoah Valley Female Scholar Athlete is Kristina Nieddu. This event was sponsored by the Schuylkill County Women’s Athletic Association and held at the Pine View Acres in Pottsville, Pa. Kristina has earned 12 Varsity letters for her participation in Volleyball, Basketball, Softball, & Track. Academically…

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CTC Cosmetology student nominated May student of the month

CTC Cosmetology student, Patrick Capitano, has been nominated by instructor, Ms. Christine Menichini, as May Student of the Month. Patrick is a Junior at West Scranton High School. He has been described as extremely motivated. “Patrick has not only demonstrated initiative, but also has great attendance. “He performs all tasks beyond the expectation of a…

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HOLY REDEEMER STUDENTS RECEIVE BISHOP’S YOUTH AWARD

HOLY REDEEMER STUDENTS RECEIVE BISHOP’S YOUTH AWARD Over 50 Holy Redeemer seniors received the Bishop’s Youth Award from Bishop Joseph C. Bambera during Masses at the Cathedral of St. Peter Cathedral. The award recognizes outstanding seniors and eighth grade students for their exemplary practice of faith and genuine commitment to service in their schools and parishes.…

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The kindergarten students at Good Shepherd Academy participated in the 19th Annual Community Reading Day

The kindergarten students at Good Shepherd Academy participated in the 19th Annual Community Reading Day sponsored by the Wilkes-Barre Chamber of Commerce.  Community Reading Day helps promote literacy and a life-long love of reading.  Karel Zubris of Entercom Communications WILK-FM read a book to the combined classes. Kindergarten students left to right: 1st row:  Noah Hummel, Cole Kablick,…

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Paper Shop Mobile App Is Here!!!!

Paper Shop has a new mobile app! It’s now easier than ever to create listings with Paper Shop. With the Paper Shop App, you can: – Browse items for sale. – Create ads quicker than ever before.  – Upload as many photos as you’d like for your ads. As always, classified ads are FREE with Paper Shop.  …

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Spring has finally arrived!

Spring has finally arrived! As the weather gets warmer and we start venturing outside we start thinking about our lawn and garden projects we want to tackle.   Paper Shop has a good selection of used farm, lawn and garden equipment available for sale on a daily basis.  As we take these ads we just can’t…

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Marywood University to Host Spring Dance Concert

Marywood University to Host Spring Dance Concert “A Night in the Theatre” Marywood University’s music, theatre, and dance department will present a dance concert on Friday, May 1 at 7:30 p.m., and Saturday, May 2 at 2:00 p.m. The program, “A Night in the Theatre,” featuring student and professional dancers will be performed on the…

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Marywood Recognized by Society of Collegiate Journalists

Marywood Recognized by Society of Collegiate Journalists   SCRANTON, PA (April 22, 2015)—The Wood Word, Marywood University’s student-run newspaper, has received seven awards and one honorable mention from the Society for Collegiate Journalists (SCJ), including first place in the category of Editorial.   Several Marywood students also took home individual writing and design awards.  Individual…

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