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Pleasant Valley hosts Memorial game in honor of Schyler Herman

Pleasant Valley hosts Memorial game in honor of Schyler Herman

Jasmyn Sanchez, Staff Writer

June 9, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

Competitive, humorous , kind, and compassionate. This is how Schyler Herman was described by her teammates. On June 6, 2019 Pleasant Valley High School hosted a memorial game for Schyler Herman, in which the proceeds benefited the Schyler Strong Foundation, and where her jersey number was retired...

Stroud Region Open Space offers summer activities

Stroud Region Open Space offers summer activities

Valerie Camacho, Staff Writer

June 4, 2019


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The weather is getting warmer, summer is around the corner, and school’s almost out! Everyone will have some free time on their hands. What a great opportunity to go have some fun at Stroud Region Open Space! Stroud Region Open Space & Recreation Commission connects with the community through ...

Moving Up Day 2019: Juniors move up and seniors move out!

Moving Up Day 2019: Juniors move up and seniors move out!

June 3, 2019


Filed under News, Photo Galleries, Showcase

Last week, at Moving Up Day (a tradition since 1932) Stroudsburg High School, the junior class replaces the senior class. Also, seniors are awarded $100,000 worth scholarships and new beginnings as they prepare to move out of high school. Enjoy these photos from moving up day and see if you’re...

SHS newspaper and local business team up to enhance social media

SHS newspaper and local business team up to enhance social media

Bryanna Morykan, Staff writer

June 2, 2019


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Meeting deadlines, collaborating with colleagues, clashing with classmates, finding new ideas that will help market your product, etc. Ah, the challenge of running a small business. These are some of the challenges the Mountaineer newspaper staff knows well.  They gain most of their knowledge by worki...

SHS newspaper awarded “Distinguished Site” status

SHS newspaper awarded “Distinguished Site” status

Jasmyn Sanchez, Staff Writer

May 29, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

For the first time since becoming a digital publication, the Mountaineer newspaper staff has been named a "Distinguished Site."  The award is given to top quality newspapers by Scholastic Newspapers Online (SNO). SNO hosts 2,814 websites, in which 2,375 are high school news sites. The Mountaineer was also one of o...

Technology Coach trains Creative Writing students on WeVideo

Technology Coach trains Creative Writing students on WeVideo

Cassandra Oppelt, Staff Writer

May 22, 2019


Filed under News, Student Life

Creative writing students at SHS are using WeVideo to bring their language to life -- thanks to the efforts of Ms. Joy Kirk, a Technology Coach in the SASD. For this project, Kirk has been working with Mr. Matt Sobrinski's Creative Writing class. The instructors are working with students, helping...

Wing Night comes to SHS

Wing Night comes to SHS

Kimberly Sanchez, Staff Writer

May 18, 2019


Filed under Events happening in the community, News

I am pretty sure we have all tried wings before. Stroudsburg High School is hosting an event that is called “Wing Night”. It will be taking place in the Stroudsburg High School cafeteria on May 17, 2019. It is one dollar for admission and it comes with a drink as well. Each wing will cost 55 cent...

Obtain general primary election and voter registration information here

Obtain general primary election and voter registration information here

Alefiyah Vahanvaty, Managing Editor/Editor-in-Chief

May 15, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

The 2019 Pennsylvania primary elections will take place on  Tuesday, May 21, 2019. Primary elections are held by political parties to nominate the candidates who will compete in the general election in November. Pennsylvania primary elections are closed, meaning you can only vote in a political party’s...

ESU to host unique book club with author present to answer questions

ESU to host unique book club with author present to answer questions

Valerie Camacho, Staff Writer

May 12, 2019


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Have you ever wanted a chance to ask the author of your favorite book questions? How about given the author feedback on it? East Stroudsburg University’s One Book, One Campus program will allow you to do just that. The program which was established in 2013 has decided on their next read: Beartown by...

Habitat for Humanity helps people work their way into homes

Habitat for Humanity helps people work their way into homes

Nicole Sanzi, Staff Writer

May 7, 2019


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Have you ever wanted to help build a house or help out in your community? Well, you can check it off your bucket list if you work with Habitat for Humanity. Habitat for Humanity began in 1976 by Clarence Jordan, with the vision of “Partnership Housing.” This is the idea of volunteers working t...

Pocono Heritage Land Trust celebrates 35th anniversary

Pocono Heritage Land Trust celebrates 35th anniversary

Brianna Mydosh, Staff writer

May 7, 2019


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Ever hear about the Pocono Heritage Land Trust? If you haven't, here's what you need to know! Pocono Heritage land trust began in 1984, when a group of local people came together for the preserving land and keeping our area healthy and green. "A group of local people were dedicated to preservation...

Numerous FBLA students earn recognition at leadership conference

Numerous FBLA students earn recognition at leadership conference

Elisa-Marie Rivera, Staff Writer

May 7, 2019


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Stroudsburg High School has successfully won more awards from the Future Business Leaders of America, also known as FBLA. Sixty-six SHS students recently attended the FBLA State Leadership Conference in Hershey, PA, with one goal in mind: to earn top honors in their event to qualify for the national...

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