Youth & School
Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2015:05:28 23:01:28 The Mount Carmel Area School Board Merit Award winner for April is sixth-grade student Isabella Ryan, a daughter of Shawn and Kelly Ryan. She resides in Mount Carmel with her parents and two younger brothers, Connor and Luke. Bella was nominated by her m (read more)
IUP culinary dean's list PUNXSUTAWNEY - An area student has been named to the Indiana University of Pennsylvania Academy of Culinary Arts Dean's Recognition List for academic excellence for the spring 2015 semester. Tegan Kriebel, Quarry Road, Elysburg, (read more)
The American Heart Association recently recognized 10 companies and organizations in six northeast and northcentral Pennsylvania counties as Platinum or Gold-Level Award recipients in the Fit-Friendly Worksites recognition program. Geisinger Health Syst (read more)
Photo: N/A, License: N/A BLOOMSBURG - Ryan Gidaro, of Kulpmont, was named to the dean's list at Bloomsburg University for the spring semester with a 3.8 grade-point average and an overall average of 3.26. He is a son of Bruno and Lisa Gidaro, a grandson of Delfina and the late C (read more)
Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2015:05:27 23:47:28 HUMMELS WHARF - A Shamokin Area High School teacher was honored at the recent Economics Pennsylvania Susquehanna Valley Adam Smith Distinguished Leadership Award luncheon. David Kopitsky Jr. was presented with the Skotedis Family Award for Excellence in (read more)
Photo: N/A, License: N/A WEST CHESTER -Taylor Getty, of Mount Carmel, a junior at West Chester University, was named to the dean's list for the spring semester with a 3.84 grade-point average. She is majoring in pre-pharmaceutical development. Getty received the Centocor scholar (read more)
CATAWISSA RR - The following students were recognized during an awards program Wednesday at Southern Columbia Area High School: Elysburg Rotary Club Service above Self Award ($1,000) - Seth Joseph. Jane Quinton Memorial Scholarships (two at $500) - nursi (read more)
COAL TOWNSHIP - The following awards were presented to students at a year-end program at Northumberland County Career and Technology Center: Coal Township Alumni Association Scholarship to a deserving student ($2,500), presented by Coal Township Alumni A (read more)
MOUNT CARMEL - Dr. Michael Higgins will deliver the commencement address for the class of 2015 Friday night at Mount Carmel Area High School, 20 years after he was valedictorian at MCA in 1995. Higgins, of Den Mar Gardens, has worked as a primary care op (read more)
SHAMOKIN - The Shamokin Coal Township Public Library's Summer Reading Program will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays from July 1 to Aug. 5. This year's theme is "Every Hero Has a Story" and focuses on people who strive to make a difference in their commun (read more)