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Easter egg decoration contest – extended to the 10th!

Kristen Dougher

March 26, 2018

Easter is coming up fast and there's all kinds of traditions and celebrations. For the days leading up to Easter, many families celebrate by searching for Easter eggs, going to church, and taking photos with the Easter Bunny. However, one of the most popular activities is decorating Easter Eggs. The...

Weekly Word Scramble! Win a prize!

Weekly Word Scramble! Win a prize!

Sean Pickett, Staff Writer

March 22, 2018

In celebration of spring (even though we still have snow), unscramble these five words! The first person to email [email protected] with the correct answers will win a prize! Good luck mounties! erofslw niar rngips rlbuamel eertas...

Valentines Day Pickup Line Contest ~ Win a Prize

Valentines Day Pickup Line Contest ~ Win a Prize

Kayliegh Trunfio, Seth Alkhuja, Staff Writers

February 2, 2018

Do you have a date for February 14? If not, then you have to warm up on your pickup lines!Ai?? Here is the chance to share your most creative pickup lines, and come up with some new ones. Submit your best lines in the "Comment" section below. The three winners will receive a prize on February 13,...

SHS New Yearai??i??s Resolution Contest Winners

SHS New Yearai??i??s Resolution Contest Winners

Kayliegh Trunfio, Staff Writer

February 1, 2018

TheAi??MountaineerAi??staff would like to thank everyone who submitted a resolution for Stroudsburg High School. Ai??The responses were fabulous. After a great debate, we picked the top three most creative responses.Ai?? You can pick up your prize in Mr. Sobrinski's room C 207, during period 4 or 5. ...

SHS New Year’s Resolution Contest: Make a suggestion and WIN A PRIZE

SHS New Year’s Resolution Contest: Make a suggestion and WIN A PRIZE

Kayliegh Trunfio, Sean Pickett, Staff Writers

January 25, 2018

NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTION CONTEST -- WIN A PRIZE Every January, people make all kinds of personal resolutions.Ai?? As the end of the month nears, it's time to reflect on how successful you have been. Making your own resolutions is great, but why stop there? Why not go bigger and create resolutions...

Fall Photo Contest Winners are Here!

Fall Photo Contest Winners are Here!

Makayla Maynard, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017

Hello Stroudsburg students, the winners of the Fall Photo Contest are here! Here are the three winners; 1rst-Acadia Holbert 2nd-Erik Moreno 3rd-Calvin Leon To retrieve your prizes, visit C207 during periods 4 or 5. Once again, we thank you all for participating in the contest. Be sure to...

Halloween Photo Contest — (Due date extended to Halloween!) Submit childhood photos to [email protected]

Halloween Photo Contest — (Due date extended to Halloween!) Submit childhood photos to mountaineershs@gmail.com

Helen Hawkes and Kayliegh Trunfio

October 16, 2017

Boys and girls of every age, wouldnai??i??t you like to submit something strange and spooky? The Mountaineer staff would like to compile a gallery of your best old Halloween costume photos. Submit your photos to [email protected] for the chance to win a treat. We will be giving prizes for the winners. Your name, grade, and schoo...

Capture the vibe of Stroudsburg in a Sentence

Capture the vibe of Stroudsburg in a Sentence

Kristen Dougher, Staff Writer

October 6, 2017

Can you describe what Stroudsburg means to you in one spectacular sentence? Well, that's your challenge. The most creative masterpiece will win a prize! Your sentence can have anything to do with the high school, the community, or anything related to Stroudsburg. The sentence must be 10 words...

Mountaineer Fall Photo Contest/Showcase- (Due date extended to Halloween!) submit photos to [email protected]

Mountaineer Fall Photo Contest/Showcase- (Due date extended to Halloween!) submit photos to shsnews@sbmounties.org

Karissa Belzer, Staff Writer

October 3, 2017

Summer is over. Now is the time to enjoy the wonderful and unique autumn that the Poconos has to offer. This is where you come in. The Mountaineer wants to feature your camera work in their Fall Photo Contest/Showcase.  All submissions can be submitted to the Stroudsburg newspaper at: [email protected] As the fall foliage around us starts to change we should celebrate its colors while capturing the aesthetic that they bring. The newspaper is looking for photos that capture some kind of fall beauty. The photos can be creative set-up pieces or sceneries of l...

Here are the “5 word” contest winners!

Here are the “5 word” contest winners!

Emily Garbarino, Staff Writer

October 2, 2017

The Mountaineer staff would like to thank everyone who submitted a description of yourself in 5 words or less to our contest. Ai??The response was fabulous. After a great debate, we picked the top 3 responses and 7 other favorites.Ai?? The top 3 choices won gift cards to Wawa. Top 3 Winners: Brendan Baxter ~...

Enter the first ever Godzilla Haiku Contest today!

Enter the first ever Godzilla Haiku Contest today!

Nylah Safforld, Staff Writer

May 16, 2017

Have you ever considered the poetic possibilities of Godzilla? Ai??Well, they will exist as soon as you enter the first ever Godzilla Haiku Contest. Do you want a chance to win a prize? Your very own T-Rex costume? If you answered YES, enter the Godzilla Haiku Contest today! All you have to do is...

Check out the winning pet photos!

Nylah Safforld, Staff Writer

May 15, 2017

April 11 was National Pet Day! So, in honor of that day, the Mountaineer newspaper held a pet photo contest. It was a huge success with over 100 featured pet photos. The winners were picked by categories consisting of cutest, most handsome/beautiful, best cut-line, best dressed and funniest. The winn...

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