Name: Glen Knight
School: Lewisburg Area High School
Parents: Laurie and James Knight
My talent or hobby: scientific experimentation
Among the leadership positions I have held: cross-country team captain
Among my special achievements and awards: National Honor Society; French Honor Society; presented project at the 49th annual Pennsylvania Junior Science and Humanities Symposium at Pennsylvania State University
How I have given back to the community: Habitat for Humanity volunteer; Dales Ridge Trail stewardship; public library book sale
My plans upon graduation: Attend college, most likely in the local area.
Why I was selected as a Young American: exceptional athletic and academic achievements
What you should know about me: I am a big fan of “Lord of the Rings.”
Name: Glen Knight
Raise the Region to aid more than 200 nonprofit groups
SUNBURY — More than 200 nonprofit groups from across the Susquehanna Valley will participate in the second annual “Raise the Region” fundraiser this week.Continued ...
Union County West End Fair Association participates in Raise the Region 2014
LAURELTON — The Union County West End Fair Association will be participating in the Raise the Region 2014 event beginning at 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 12 and ending at 11:59 p.m. on Thursday March 13.Continued ...
Volunteer’s Potluck Dinner At R. B. Winter State Park
MIFFLINBURG — All R.B. Winter State Park volunteers, past, present, and future, are invited to a potluck dinner at the Halfway Run Environmental Learning Center from 6 to 8 p.m. March 28.Continued ...
Buffalo Valley Rail Trail Phase II Public Session
LEWISBURG — The Buffalo Valley Rail Trail Committee invites the public to attend a meeting about the rail trail on March 17, from 7 to 8:30 p.m., in the Community Room at the Barnes and Noble Bookstore.Continued ...
Green Dragon Foundation Presents Gift of $85,000 to LASD
LEWISBURG — Brooks Gronlund, president of the Green Dragon Foundation, presented a check in the amount of $85,000 to Dr. Mark DiRocco, superintendent of the Lewisburg Area School District, at the Feb. 27 school board meeting.Continued ...
Air Force Airman Kevin P. Heimbach graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.Continued ...
Chances for Packwood House Museum’s Champagne & Orchids Dinner Now on Sale
LEWISBURG — Packwood House Museum will hold its 28th Annual Champagne & Orchids Dinner on April 5. Raffle tickets for the fundraiser are now on sale in the Museum’s Tour Center at 15 N. Water St., Lewisburg, for $5 each or six for $25.Continued ...
Rabbi Rosen talk March 19 to address Palestinian solidarity
LEWISBURG — Rabbi Brant Rosen will give the talk, “Wrestling in the Daylight: A Rabbi’s Path to Palestinian Solidarity,” Wednesday, March 19, at 7:30 p.m. in the Forum of the Elaine Langone Center at Bucknell University.Continued ...
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