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Local businesses compete at Bizzy Awards

Local businesses compete at Bizzy Awards

Justin Buynak, Staff Writer

October 11, 2019

Imagine the Academy Awards in the Poconos; all the jokes, tears, and empowering speeches. That is exactly what the Bizzy Awards are! Annually, the Pocono Chamber of Commerce hosts an award show for businesses. This year it happened at the Mount Airy Casino Resort where over 200 business men and women ...

SHS implements new attendance policy

SHS implements new attendance policy

Tyler Stone, Staff Writer

October 8, 2019

Stay in School! That’s right, you guessed it. Effective at the start of this new school year, Stroudsburg High School has implemented a new attendance policy! This is all due to the State of Pennsylvania adopting a “Future Ready Index” to measure school based on three things, and one of them...

Power lifting/blood drive to be held at Muscle Inc. Gym this weekend!

Power lifting/blood drive to be held at Muscle Inc. Gym this weekend!

Gabe Guida, Staff Writer

October 4, 2019

This Sunday you get to prove your strength in a power lifting competition -- and your involvement may help save lives! The Muscle Inc. Gym will be hosting the meet/blood drive on Sunday, October 6. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and the lifting begins at 10:00 a.m. The meet/blood drive is for competitors...

Stroudsburg High School welcomes Multicultural Club

Stroudsburg High School welcomes Multicultural Club

Taha Vahanvaty, Staff Writer

October 2, 2019

Stroudsburg High School is welcoming a new club into its extracurricular atmosphere. Multicultural club held its first-ever meeting on Monday September 29, 2019, and it boasted an impressive turnout.  For those wondering what the Multicultural club is, club President Kayla Rose (senior) and club...

Are you registered to vote?

Are you registered to vote?

Taha Vahanvaty, Staff Writer

September 25, 2019

For those that have been waiting for 18 long years to cast their ballot and to create their change, well, wait no longer. If you will be 18 years old on or before November 5, you are able to register to vote in the upcoming election. For those interested in registering, The Acceptance Project has ...

Runners and walkers encourage to sign up for the Mountie Mountain 5K Race

Runners and walkers encourage to sign up for the Mountie Mountain 5K Race

Justin Buynak, Staff Writer

September 17, 2019

The class of 2020 is hosting a  kids' fun run/walk 5k on Sunday, September 22. Rain or shine, participators will be running on the school’s very own Mountie Mountain, which is located behind the Stroudsburg Junior High School. The mountain is not to be underestimated. Senior class adviser Ms....

The Acceptance Project hosts first meeting this Thursday

The Acceptance Project hosts first meeting this Thursday

Taha Vahanvaty, Staff Writer

September 17, 2019

The Acceptance Project will be hosting its first meeting of the year on Thursday from 2:30-4:00 in Room C101. The mission statement of The Acceptance Project is “To create the mediators of TOMORROW to continue the conversations of TODAY." The Acceptance Project seeks to facilitate dialogue on ...

Voter Registration opportunity at Open House tonight

Voter Registration opportunity at Open House tonight

Taha Vahanvaty, Staff Writer

September 12, 2019

Tonight at Stroudsburg High School’s annual Open House The Acceptance Project will be hosting a voter registration drive. The drive will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. inside the main entrance.  Food and refreshments will be available.  For those unfamiliar with The Acceptance Project, it is a student-run club ...

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

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

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

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

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...

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