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Breakfast with Santa this Saturday at Chipperfield Elementary School

Breakfast with Santa this Saturday at Chipperfield Elementary School

Olivia Heyward, Staff Writer

December 12, 2019

The holidays are quickly approaching and there are a multitude of events planned. This Saturday, December 14, Stroudsburg High School Key Club will be hosting a "Breakfast with Santa."  The event will take place at the Chipperfield Elementary School. From 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. there will be panca...

SHS students mourn death of famous rapper

SHS students mourn death of famous rapper

Tyler Stone, Staff Writer

December 10, 2019

Beloved rapper Juice Wrld has unfortunately passed away at the young age of 21 after having a seizure in a Chicago Airport. Juice Wrld, real name Jared Higgins, rose to fame in the summer of 2018 with his hit songs "Lucid Dreams" which helped gain him a huge following. Wrld kept up with his music...

Northampton Community College (NCC) offers ESL program for adults

Northampton Community College (NCC) offers ESL program for adults

Taha Vahanvaty, Staff Writer

November 20, 2019

It is an undisputed fact that English is the most useful and utilitarian language in the world. Practically everything we read, hear, or watch is in English, to the point where it is essential for any sort of interaction. However, this insistence on monolingualism can make the lives of many American...

Student Resource Officer (SRO) enthusiastic about job

Student Resource Officer (SRO) enthusiastic about job

Justin Buynak, Staff Writer

November 19, 2019

Around the halls of Stroudsburg High School, there is a new student resource officer making sure that you can go through your high school day worry-free. The new officer is Mr. Robert Cohowicz, an SHS graduate. Until recently, Cohowicz been working with the Stroud Regional Police Department. Cohowic...

SASD technology vision: Hire coaches to help staff in the classroom

SASD technology vision: Hire coaches to help staff in the classroom

Kaylee Villanueva Santos, Staff Writer

November 19, 2019

In today's world, the average teen spends approximately nine hours a day using technology. It can consist of anything from listening to music to communicating with others. With new technology constantly coming out and being implemented in the workplace, interacting with technology is nearly unavoidable. ...

View recent municipal election results here!

View recent municipal election results here!

Taha Vahanvaty, Staff Writer

November 19, 2019

The morning after the Tuesday, November 5 elections, Monroe County woke up to whole new set of municipal faces. The candidates who won offer various different platforms and plans to help Monroe County. Positions from school board member to county commissioner will have an enormous impact on the lives...

Class of 2020 stand-out athletes sign with colleges

Class of 2020 stand-out athletes sign with colleges

Amaya Cruz, Photo Editor

November 17, 2019

Every year SHS's athletic department organizes a ceremony for SHS students who have earned the right to continue their sports careers at the next level. With their families beside them to support them, these standout athletes signed letters of intent at their perpective colleges. The event took...

SASD to support the Pocono Mountains United Way

SASD to support the Pocono Mountains United Way

Samuel Watanabe, Staff Writer

November 17, 2019

The United Way is a non-profit organization that focuses on spreading positivity to the community to grow friendships, health, education, and income. The goal is to grow common good among all people. Some of the organization's bigger accomplishments include: built 600 classrooms in the Philippines, trained...

NHS hosts blood drive with the help of American Red Cross

NHS hosts blood drive with the help of American Red Cross

Samuel Watanabe, Staff Writer

November 14, 2019

The SHS National Honor Society held a blood drive on Wednesday, Nov. 13, supporting the American Red Cross. Their hope was to collect blood to be provided to those in need of a blood transfusions, sickle cell diseases, etc. "NHS is all about giving back to the community, and there's no better way than ...

The annual Powder Puff battle coming this Thursday

The annual Powder Puff battle coming this Thursday

Ivana Karataseva, Video Editor

November 13, 2019

Stroudsburg High School is hosting its annual Powder Puff football game this Thursday, November 14 in the SHS football stadium at 4:00 pm. The game consists of a group of senior and junior female players playing against each other. This has been a long-standing tradition that goes back over 20 years....

SHS College Fair: Students get to explore options this Friday

SHS College Fair: Students get to explore options this Friday

Taha Vahanvaty, Staff Writer

November 13, 2019

It’s that time of the year. The air begins to crisp, the leaves start to fall, and the overwhelming anxiety of college begins to settle in.  For those students who are still floating aimlessly in the everlasting purgatory of the college admissions process, SHS guidance is offering a helping han...

SHS students shine at DeSales University Poetry Festival

SHS students shine at DeSales University Poetry Festival

Tyler Stone, Staff Writer

November 6, 2019

Four Stroudsburg High School students were recently recognized for their outstanding poetry in the DeSales University Poetry Contest. Junior Gabe Guida, junior Alanna Christman, senior Cayla Kouadio, and senior Fernanda Navarro each submitted original poems that were chosen. There were over 500...

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