Courtney McCarthy of Dallas honored at Wyoming Seminary commencement

KINGSTON — Wyoming Seminary graduate Courtney McCarthy, of Dallas, received the James A. Ross Memorial Award during the school’s recent 171st commencement, in recognition of her high scholarship in religious studies. Prior to commencement, she received the Mary M. Tribler Memorial Award for high achievement in the study of mathematics.

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June Hayes of Dallas celebrates 90th birthday with party at Grotto Pizza

June Hayes, of Dallas, celebrated her 90th birthday on Saturday, June 6 at Grotto Pizza at Harveys Lake with friends and family. June is the mother of Cholly Hayes, of Dallas and June Hayes, of California, and grandmother of Charlie ‘The Commander” Hayes III, of Dallas, and Michelle Hayes, of Firmstone, Waymart. She is the […]

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Pittston resident Nick Manganaro, 90, has worked for Medico Industries for 77 years

Tom Medico, right, president of Medico Industries, chats in Italian to longtime employee Nick Manganaro, of Pittston. Nick Manganaro, 90, has been an employee of Medico Industries since he was 13 years old. He still goes to work seven days a week and helps out wherever needed. Not everyone gets to sit in the company […]

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MAN ON THE STREET: ‘What advice do you have for graduating high school seniors?’

“You have your whole lives ahead of you. Set some goal, but take time to relax and have fun. Congratulations!” Melinda Linko Avoca “Find a major to make money and that you could make a career out of.” Danielle Menichelli Pittston “Go to school and work hard.” Robert Blake Avoca “Life is full of opportunities. […]

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Mariya Ackerman, of Dallas, earns national Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential™

DALLAS — Mariya Ackerman, of Dallas, has been awarded a national Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential™ from the Council of Professional Recognition in Washington, DC in recognition of outstanding work with young children. The Council recognizes and credentials early care and education professionals who demonstrate an understanding of how the Council’s nationally-recognized CDA Competency Standards […]

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Lissa Lee and Gus Panagakos will wed in July

Lissa Lee and Gus Panagakos Lissa Lee and Gus Panagakos, together with their children, Amanda Huss, of Nanticoke; Tamara Lee and Layla Lee, of Edwardsville; Shane Panagakos, of Dallas; and Kallysta Panagakos, of Dallas, announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. The bride-to-be is the daughter of the late Elizabeth Spizzuco and the late Richard Mischiara, […]

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