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The Nerf Zombie battle is back!

The Nerf Zombie battle is back!

Gabrielle Buchanan, Staff Writer

May 21, 2019

SHS students will be running for their lives. They will carrying and launching foam darts, searching for care packages to help them along the way. Over the past several years SHS has held nerf zombies. This year the class of 2021 has taken responsibility of the event.   This year's Nerf Zombi...

Day of Silence recognized again at SHS

Day of Silence recognized again at SHS

Gabrielle Buchanan, Staff Writer

April 28, 2019

Some people around the world face violence because of who they love, how they look, or who they are. Unfortunately, sexual orientation and gender identity sometimes lead to discrimination or abuse. The Day of Silence was created by Maria Pulzetti in 1996. Maria was an 18-year old University of Virg...

The Mountaineer earns four prestigious newspaper awards

Alanna Christman's article,

Gabrielle Buchanan, Staff Writer

April 23, 2019

The Mountaineer has earned four prestigious awards for their excellence in writing, developing coverage, site design, social media, and site traffic. These awards are the Best of SNO and Audience Engagement, Continuous Coverage Badge, and Story Page Excellence. Throughout the school, the entire Mounta...

2019 Day of Silence

Gabrielle Buchanan, Staff Writer

April 12, 2019

Mini-THON announces first-ever Mr. Mountaineer Pageant

Photo via SHS minithon

Gabrielle Buchanan, Staff Writer

March 30, 2019

You’re walking down the aisle while the whole school is smiling and clapping just for you.   But the only way you can garner this attention is if you signed up for the first annual Mr. Mountaineer Pageant.  If you missed the opportunity you can always go enjoy the show! The pageant is April 16 ...

SHS to hold Red Cross blood drive this week!

SHS to hold Red Cross blood drive this week!

Gabrielle Buchanan, Staff Writer

March 10, 2019

This week, all students and staff have the opportunity to help save lives.  Each of you can make a huge difference. FACT: One donor's blood can save up to three people's lives. This year's annual blood drive, hosted by the National Honor Society (NHS), will be held on Wednesday March 13 from ...

Mini-THON has a new adviser, new approach

Students enjoying the dance floor at Mini-THON event 2019.

Gabrielle Buchanan, Staff Writer

February 13, 2019

“Mini-THON is one of the largest student-run philanthropy organizations in the world," said this year's adviser Ms. Sarah Davis. Davis replaced last year's adviser, Mr. Andrew Kurnas, who ran the program for the past five years. One of Stroudsburg's largest events started out as a five members f...

SHS cheerleaders place 10th at states!

Cheerleaders posing for a team picture at the state conference.

Gabrielle Buchanan, Staff writer

January 14, 2019

Update: The girls competed Friday against over 20 teams in their panel and made it straight through to finals. On Saturday morning, the cheerleaders competed once more to secure one of the top spots in the state. They earned 10th in the state out of all the teams that competed in panel A and B the...

Student Spotlight on Caeley Hank

Student Spotlight on Caeley Hank

Gabrielle Buchanan, Editor

December 18, 2018

What are your plans after graduation? I’ll be attending Bloomsburg University to major in Secondary Education to pursue my dream of becoming an English teacher! What is your favorite thing about SHS? Our Mountie, and the brownie ice cream sandwiches at lunch. “Sodlicious” What movie ca...

Author visits SHS to share her incredible life story

Author visits SHS to share her incredible life story

Gabrielle Buchanan, Editor

November 30, 2018

Author Ms. Sioni Rodriguez visited Stroudsburg High last week to share her stunning story about human trafficking. Her entire story is told in her book Three Times Sold, which can be purchased on Amazon and other book retailers. "You could've heard a pin drop in the auditorium," said social studies ...

SCA Tricky Tray and Show Off

SCA Tricky Tray and Show Off

Gabrielle Buchanan, Editor

November 8, 2018

Are you ready for a day full of prizes, fun, and Cheerleading? Stroudsburg Cheer Association is hosting a Tricky Tray and a Show Off on Saturday, November 10, in the Stroudsburg High School Gymnasium. Doors open at 10 AM; calling starts at Noon. Admission is $15 and includes 5 complementary raffle ti...

Fall Photo Contest Winners

Fall Photo Contest Winners

Gabrielle Buchanan, Editor

November 2, 2018

Hello Stroudsburg students, the winners of the Fall Photo Contest are here! Here are the three winners; 1st- Josh Dehaven 2nd- Sarah Hauser 3rd- Amber Kelly   To retrieve your prizes, visit C207 during periods 4 or 5. Once again, we thank you all for participating in the contest. ...

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