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Winter weather heavily impacts PA roads and vehicles

Winter weather heavily impacts PA roads and vehicles

Stephen Bauer, Staff Writer

May 29, 2018

Unless you own a car wash, you probably hate what the long winter does to Pennsylvania cars and roads. Before every harsh winter storm comes, Penndot and other local organizations are out working overtime to prepare for the event. During this time, they drop rock salt and brine on the main roads of ...

Double rainbow (4/16 – 4/22)

Double rainbow (4/16 - 4/22)

Stephen Bauer and Amy Conboy

April 20, 2018

After the storm calmed in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, a double rainbow appeared. A rainbow is a cause of reflection, refraction and dispersion of light in water droplets.

Unique cloud formation (4/9 – 4/15)

Unique cloud formation (4/9 - 4/15)

Stephen Bauer and Amy Conboy

April 13, 2018

These rare altostratus clouds usually form ahead of continuous rain or snow, but for Stroudsburg maybe it is a sign of spring as warmer weather approaches this weekend.   ...

Student Spotlight on Michael Irlbeck

Student Spotlight on Michael Irlbeck

Stephen Bauer, Staff Writer

April 9, 2018

What school activities are you involved in? Which one is your favorite? Soccer, tennis, student gov, NHS, key club, and ping pong club. Who is your favorite teacher? Mr. Downy What is your favorite song? "Hurt to look" by Swavy What is one of your strengths? Persistence What is a weak...

(4/2 – 4/8) Vermont skiing trip

(4/2 - 4/8) Vermont skiing trip

Mark McDonald and Stephen Bauer

April 4, 2018

Many don't know how to ski or snowboard but enjoy the snowy mountains of Vermont. Daniel Burden recently went on a skiing trip to Killington mountain. This picture was taken at the top of the Superstar trail where the women's world cup skiing has been held in past years. Photo credit to Daniel Burden

St. Patrick’s Day Parade marches through town

St. Patrick's Day Parade marches through town

Stephen Bauer and Mark McDonald

March 23, 2018

The Stroudsburg Saint Patricks Day Parade took place this past Sunday. Businesses, clubs, and groups marched down Main Street to continue a holiday tradition that has lasted for 41 years! For many SHS students, the Stroudsburg High School Marching Band was their favorite part. But for the children the ...

SHS holds incredible what’s your 17? assembly for students

SHS holds incredible what's your 17? assembly for students

Mark McDonald and Stephen Bauer

March 16, 2018

This past Wednesday, Stroudsburg High School held an incredible event to remember the lives lost in the Parkland shooting. For $5 dollars, students could purchase a #whatsyour17 t-shirt and were able to dress down. The money raised was donated to the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, which is the h...

(3/12 – 3/18) Nor’easter hits hard

(3/12 - 3/18) Nor'easter hits hard

Stephen Bauer and Mark McDonald

March 12, 2018

Last week a powerful nor'easter slammed through the Mid-Atlantic and New England. Roads were closed for days with down trees and power lines. Electric companies struggled to get power back. The American Red Cross opened up a shelter here at our school for those without power. Check the photos above!

SHS student returns from Ireland (2/19 – 2/25)

SHS student returns from Ireland (2/19 - 2/25)

Mark McDonald and Stephen Bauer

February 23, 2018

Junior Amy Conboy visited Ireland for the All Ireland Championship Irish dance competition. She also visited family. Take a look at some of the beautiful scenery Amy saw in Ireland.

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