Tee Time for Kiel

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The 11th annual Kiel Eigen Golf Tournament will be held Saturday, June 22, at the Sand Springs Country Club in Drums. Eigen broke is neck at the age of 14, playing freshman football for Old Forge High School. The injury left him a quadroplegic. Funds from (read more)

Tiny Tots Learning celebrates anniversary

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Tiny Tots Learning Center is celebrating its 35th anniversary this year. Its graduation ceremony will be Thursday, June 13, at 4 p.m. at Old Forge High School. Class 1, from left, front row: Carter Delsordo, Jackson Harte, Brady Lavelle, Michael Wynne and (read more)

Prize-winning poetry

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SUBMITTED PHOTO Old Forge students Carolyn Aversa, Elizabeth Zuchinski, Alyssa Miller and Casey Krushnowski had their poems submitted by their English teacher, Paula Marsico, and won in the Wyoming Valley Poetry Society Contest. They were invited to read (read more)

Math-a-thon competitors

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Old Forge Elementary School students participated in the St. Jude’s Research Math-a-thon. The participants sharpened their math skills while raising money. The students raised $3,567. (read more)

Video/TV competition

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SUBMITTED PHOTO Old Forge student Michael Renna finished in sixth place in the state in the video/TV production competition at the SkillsUSA Pennsylvania State and Leadership Conference, held recently. Renna and his team mate had to produce a one-minute v (read more)

Cemetery Preparation

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SUBMITTED PHOTO Students from the Old Forge School District assisted members of the Veterans of Foreign Wars in placing flags on veterans’ graves for Memorial Day. (read more)

Prom royalty

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Riverside High School’s prom queen, prom king and prom princess were recently named. From left: queen Olivia Maikranz, king Devon Coombs and princess Jessica Fernbaugh. (read more)

Envirothon competitors

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SUBMITTED PHOTO Students from Old Forge High School competed in the Lackawanna/Wyoming County Envirothon recently. They were in competition with 18 teams and placed third for Lackawanna County. From left: Hayden Jones, Richard Eisele, Michael Mucciolo, De (read more)

‘Circus-Circus’

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SUBMITTED PHOTOS The second-grade classes at Riverside Elementary West School recently performed their spring musical, “Circus-Circus,” under the direction of Melissa Lingle, elementary music teacher. (read more)

PRIDE elementary students for March

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SUBMITTED PHOTO Old Forge Elementary School District named March Devil PRIDE students. The students were chosen based on their recognition for outstanding demonstrations of Devil PRIDE. PRIDE stands for prepared, respectful, independent, dependable and ex (read more)

Devil PRIDE winners for April

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SUBMITTED PHOTO Old Forge Elementary School District named April Devil PRIDE students. The students were chosen based on their recognition for outstanding demonstrations of Devil PRIDE. Pride stands for prepared, respectful, independent, dependable and ex (read more)

Honor society induction

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SUBMITTED PHOTO Brittany Rose of Moosic, a student at King’s College, was recently inducted to the college’s chapter of the Psi Chi, an international honor society for students in psychology. The organization was founded more than 80 years ago for the pur (read more)

Kids for sight

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SUBMITTED PHOTO Throughout the school year, third-graders at Riverside Elementary East School receive pamphlets from the Blind Association called “Kids for Sight.” The students learn how to protect their eye sight and other sight-related facts. At the end (read more)

Old Forge Students score well in chemistry exam

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SUBMITTED PHOTO Three Old Forge sophomore honors chemistry students, from left, Ashley Katchmar, Henry Lin and Hannah Grasso, recently took an ACS competitive chemistry exam at the University of Scranton and scored in the top 5% in their class. Katchmar w (read more)

Master’s degree earned

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Brendan Stinson, an Old Forge High School graduate who is in his senior year at Slippery Rock University, recently presented ”Defying Addiction with Adventure Based Counseling” at the ninth annual Chi Sigma Iota statewide conference. He received his bache (read more)

Sixth-grade band performs

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SUBMITTED PHOTO The sixth-grade band concert at Riverside Elementary East School was directed by Johanna Reed. From left: Hunter Brown, Emma Ponas, Crystal Bird, Cassie Marvin, Kyleah Edwards and Dynalis Santiago. Also in the band is Bob Creo. (read more)

Important field trip

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SUBMITTED PHOTO Old Forge High School Students who take United States History II classes attended a Holocaust symposium at the Hilton in Scranton recently. They met with survivors and a liberator, Alan Moskin, and heard about their about experiences durin (read more)


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