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Veteran Grave Markers

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Dean’s List

Honors with distinction: Braden Beecham, Emma Byrne, Zachary ChilMikaela Buntz of Moosic has been ek, Emma Costantino, Daniel DaniloLackawanna County Veterans named to the Elmira College dean’s Affairs director David Eisele has vitz, Dominick DeAngelo, Alyssa Fox, list for the winter term. requested that all residents and the Reese Gaughan, Cassondra Jenkins, volunteers from area VFW’s and Jeffrey Marsico, Michael Maslanka, American Legions who help take care Amelia Melnick, Brianne Nemergut, of the cemeteries contact him at 570• A total of 1,205 students recently Tess Parchinski, Leah Pfeiffer, Sarah 963-6778 to arrange the return of Wolfe and Izabella Zyats. Honors: received degrees from East Stroudsdamaged veterans grave markers. Maxwell Aglialoro, James Anderson, burg University of Pennsylvania for Gavin Becker, Dylan Borent, Caroundergraduate and graduate stulyn Burke, Brisa Castillo, Mackenzie dents. Among them were: Celuck, Ava DeFazio, Joseph Fox, Rhiannon Avvisato of Avoca, who The 13th annual Mike Shimko MeNicole Gilchrist, Austin Hogan, Chad morial Golf Tournament will be held will receive a bachelor of arts degree Hoskins, Paige Kelly, Imran Khan, in Spanish; Carla Bellenzeni of Old Saturday, June 2, at the Pine Hills Shireza Khan, Sasha Kimble, Anna Country Club in Taylor. There will be Forge, who will receive a bachelor of a 1:30 p.m. shotgun start. The format science degree in psychology; Antho- Lima, Madison Lipperini, Jack Munwill be captain and mate. Registration ny Halat of Dupont, who will receive ley, Noah Ochman, Lilianny Ortizfee is $75, which includes green fees, a bachelor of arts in communication; Garcia, Cameron Pilchesky, Lillie Pon, Esteban Reyes, Karla Sandoval, Madison Petro of Moosic, who will cart, buffet dinner and cash prizes. Vincent Scotti, Gracie Slaven, William The dinner will be held at St. George’s receive a bachelor of arts degree in Taylor, Nathan Webber, Chase WhetEnglish; Gus Turonis of Avoca, who Center, 743 S. Keyser Ave. in Taylor. stone and Alexa Williams. will receive a master of science in Payment for the tournament is due exercise science; and Marisa on or before May 25. For anyone Zambetti of Old Forge, who will wishing to sponsor a hole, the price is $50 per hole. Those interested can receive a bachelor of science in call 570-430-6749 or 570-562-2157. early childhood education. • Approximately 1,183 stuAll proceeds are going to: Upliftdents were eligible to walk in ing Athletes, Penn State University, Coastal Carolina University’s in memory of Mike Shimko. Make checks payable to “Penn State Uplift- graduation exercises recently. Among those students who ing Athletes.” graduated: Jonathan Kelley from Old Forge, who earned a bachelor of science in business adminThe second-grade classes from istration in management. Riverside Elementary West School will perform their musical titled “Welcome to the Jungle” on Tuesday, The Riverside East ElemenMay 8, at 7 p.m. in the auditorium tary School sixth-grade honor of Riverside Jr.-Sr. High School in roll for the third marking period Taylor. More than 100 students will includes: perform.

College Grads

Golf Tournament


ALICE MANLEY 570.348.9100, ext 9285

ADve RTisiN G ACCOUN T exe CUTive JOSETTE RZESZEWSKI 570.348.9100, ext 3027

Spring Musical


Honor Roll

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Scarlett Spager, a senior at Old Forge High School, was recently awarded the Bishop of Scranton Youth Award at St. Peter’s Cathedral. Scarlett has been an altar server at St. Mary’s Prince of Peace Parish since second grade. Scarlett is the daughter of Bill Spager and Cheryl Scavo Spager of Old Forge.

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