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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 ...

Has Disney gotten better or worse over time?

Has Disney gotten better or worse over time?

Tanajah Rieara, Staff Writer

May 24, 2018

Is the Disney Channel getting better or worse? Some people feel that the so called “lessons” that have been taught in Disney shows over the past couple of years are not the best for their children; others, feel that Disney shows are still fine for their children. According to Mr. Matt Bloo...

Learning about the life of an ESU student

Learning about the life of an ESU student

Seth Alkhuja, Staff Writer

May 23, 2018

Although East Stroudsburg University is only about a five minute drive from SHS, it could seem like a world away when you don’t know what to expect. What with a large portion of the 2018 graduating class arriving there in the fall, it’s best to offer them some insight into what it will be like...

Go out there and get a job!

Go out there and get a job!

Karissa Belzer, Staff Writer

May 22, 2018

The Poconos and its surrounding area is ripe with summer job opportunities. Known for being one of the best vacation spots in America, our area has many resorts and other attractions that practically hand out applications to willing teens. Just 22 minutes away from Stroudsburg is The Land of Mak...

Girls track and field wins EPC again!

Girls track and field wins EPC again!

Helana Hunter, Staff photographer

May 14, 2018

Stroudsburg High School takes home the EPC trophy again. During this season, the girls went undefeated and the boys were not far behind. Enjoy the photo gallery below from EPC track meet.  

Competition: Pro or Con?

Competition: Pro or Con?

Taylor Miller, Staff Writer

April 25, 2018

Competition seems to be as much a part of American culture as Sunday night football and pizza. In other words, competition is everywhere. In a school setting, most students are constantly exposed to competition between their peers; from review games in the classroom to sporting events after schoo...

College visits for students

College visits for students

Tanajah Rieara, Staff writer

April 20, 2018

College visits are a big part of your high school career. Although everyone starts at different times its good to try and start as early as the summer before junior year. "Its never too late", our principal Jeffrey Sodl says. Mr. Sodl recommends that you start early with the college search and c...

Fortnite

Fortnite

Kristen Dougher

April 18, 2018

Is your boyfriend not answering his texts, Snapchats, and FaceTime calls? Chances are, he's playing Fortnite. What's the big deal about Fortnite? Think Hunger Games but bigger. Fortnite is a big online fight. You start in the bus lobby where servers are being filled up to 100 players. Once servers...

The Musical is back and better than ever!

The Musical is back and better than ever!

Helana Hunter, Staff Photographer

April 12, 2018

Stroudsburg High School presents "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying". Enjoy the photo previews of the play! Photographers: Kendall White & Helana Hunter  

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...

SHS student turns art into a business on RedBubble

SHS student turns art into a business on RedBubble

Karissa Belzer, Staff Writer

March 1, 2018

My name is Kassidy Treible, I am 18 years old, and am technically a graduate, but decided to come back to go to work. Several months ago, I began an account on RedBubble, which is a site for artists to put their work onto clothing, stationery, home decor, bags, and more. Recently, someone bought a piece...

Kids benefit from growing up in big families

The Dougher kids in 2005

Kristen Dougher, Staff Writer

January 23, 2018

The tagger is behind the house searching for the rest of your siblings. Three have been tagged and wait at the base. Two others hide in a pine tree in the back, and the other is hiding with you behind the couch on the front porch. By the time this round is over, dinner will be ready. The rule is last...

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