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Powder Puff football kicks off at 3:00 today!

Powder Puff football kicks off at 3:00 today!

Helana Hunter and Gabrielle Buchanan

December 5, 2018

Powder Puff football is an annual event that pits senior girls against junior girls.  These girls don't mind getting down and dirty on the turf. The juniors will be wearing white and the seniors will be dressed in black. The teams are coached by the SHS football players, who spend several weeks helping...

SASD Frost Festival is coming to town Friday!

SASD Frost Festival is coming to town Friday!

Gabriel Howard, Staff Writer

December 5, 2018

Attention families and friends: the first ever SASD “Frost Fest” is coming to SHS on Friday, December 7. Families and students of all ages are encouraged to come and kick off the holiday season by enjoying seasonal activities such as holiday crafts, games, treats, and goodies, and a hot chocolate...

Star athletes sign with colleges, See photo gallery below!

Star athletes sign with colleges, See photo gallery below!

Nicole Sanzi, Staff writer and photographer

December 4, 2018

Stroudsburg High School athletes took the next step towards their future on Wednesday, November 14, at the college signing, which took place in the SHS library. Jamie Bittiger-Volleyball-Pace University Braden Breithaupt-Baseball-University of Scranton Amy Conboy-Cross Country/Track and Field-...

Author visits SHS to share her incredible life story

Author visits SHS to share her incredible life story

Gabrielle Buchanan, Editor

November 30, 2018

Author Ms. Sioni Rodriguez visited Stroudsburg High last week to share her stunning story about human trafficking. Her entire story is told in her book Three Times Sold, which can be purchased on Amazon and other book retailers. "You could've heard a pin drop in the auditorium," said social studies ...

Fall Photo Contest Winners

Fall Photo Contest Winners

Gabrielle Buchanan, Editor

November 2, 2018

Hello Stroudsburg students, the winners of the Fall Photo Contest are here! Here are the three winners; 1st- Josh Dehaven 2nd- Sarah Hauser 3rd- Amber Kelly   To retrieve your prizes, visit C207 during periods 4 or 5. Once again, we thank you all for participating in the contest. ...

Mounties go bear hunting!

Mounties go bear hunting!

Helana Hunter, Staff Photographer

October 31, 2018

Stroudsburg's football team does it again! Last Friday night SHS (Stroudsburg High School) competed against PV (Pleasant Valley) for the homecoming game. By the end of all four quarters the score was a shocking 47-6, leaving Stroudsburg to win the EPC (Eastern Pocono Championships) for a second year...

SHS Homecoming floats compete to perform the best skit!

Alefiyah Vahanvaty, Editor-in-Chief/Managing Editor

October 30, 2018

The Homecoming floats were a huge success for Stroudsburg High School's annual 2018-19 Homecoming event! The seniors, juniors, sophomores, and freshmen competed against each other in a friendly class battle over who created the best float and skit. Each class was assigned to conduct a skit on a Car...

Check out the 2018 Homecoming Dance photo gallery!

Check out the 2018 Homecoming Dance photo gallery!

Cheyenne Corey, Photographer

October 29, 2018

Over 900 students flooded into the Stroudsburg High School Cafeteria to celebrate at the annual Homecoming Dance.  The huge number of participants is believed to be a record crowd. The evening's theme was New York and the students dressed their best.  The event took place on Saturday, October 20. Check...

Entertaining activities to enjoy around the Poconos

Entertaining activities to enjoy around the Poconos

Kristen Dougher, Staff Writer

October 29, 2018

With school ending soon, you have seven extra hours to do something new and exciting. This summer many places and attractions are opening up. Here are suggestions and ideas for you! Becky's Drive In -- Becky’s Drive in is located near Allentown, a 45 minute drive. They have a snack bar and play n...

SHS student travels to Nepal on dental mission trip

SHS student travels to Nepal on dental mission trip

Daniel Burden, Staff Writer

October 28, 2018

In November, an opportunity of a lifetime presented itself, and I seized it. I traveled across the world to pursue my dream. -- In the remote villages of a third world country, I confirmed that a career path in dentistry was right for me. My name is Daniel Burden and I am a junior at SHS. While growing...

The Fantastic Fall Photo Contest 2018-19: Winners to be announced this week!

The Fantastic Fall Photo Contest 2018-19: Winners to be announced this week!

Alefiyah Vahanvaty, Editor-in-Chief/Managing Editor

October 16, 2018

Summer is over. Now it’s 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. As the fall foliage around us starts to change we should celebrate its colors ...

SHS students specialize in school spirit

SHS students specialize in school spirit

Brianna Mydosh, Staff Writer

October 15, 2018

Dress downs, pep rallies, and music on Fridays: Stroudsburg High School is starting off the new school year with school spirit like no other school! Fans at football games have shown great school spirit. Many students have gone to great extents for a variety of school themes. For football games, ...

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