Name: Nisha Orren
School: Selinsgrove Area High School
Parents: Bill and Rita Orren
My talents or hobbies: I enjoy baking and making homemade gifts. I also love to play field hockey and geocache.
Among the leadership positions I have held: vice president of the Class of 2013 for all four years of high school, co-captain of 2012 field hockey team and co-editor of yearbook
Among my special achievements and awards: varsity letter winner in field hockey; National Honor Society; academic all-state team for field hockey
How I have given back to the community: Camp Spifida counselor; Soles 4 Souls; Girls on the Run; fifth-grade camp counselor; St. Pius X youth ministry
My plans upon graduation: attend a four-year college, study abroad and become a pediatrician
Why I was selected as a Young American: Because of my involvement in my school and community. I enjoy helping people and continuing to learn.
What you should know about me: I love to travel. Someday I hope to be on “The Amazing Race!”
Name: Nisha Orren
Orientation at Selinsgrove Area Intermediate School
SELINSGROVE — An Orientation Night, open to all grade 3, 4, and 5 students and their families, will be held Aug. 18 at the Selinsgrove Area Intermediate School.Continued ...
"Drive Out Cancer" Mustang
SELINSGROVE — The Relay For Life events in our areas have ended, however, the ‘Drive Out Cancer’ Mustang, courtesy of Selinsgrove Ford, continues to drive on.Continued ...
Beavertown Library Totes
BEAVERTOWN — Navy blue medium sized tote bags featuring a handprint design and inscribed with the logo, “From Big to Small, Serving Them All at the Beavertown Library” are being sold for $4 to support the Beavertown Library.Continued ...
Funding Available For Farm Private Planning And Consulting Assistance Available
MIDDLEBURG — Any Snyder County farmer interested in hiring a private consultant to write a manure management plan (MMP) or a nutrient management plan (NMP) can apply for funding assistance through the Snyder County Conservation District.Continued ...
McClure Revitalization Committee Formed
McCLURE — A revitalization committee has been organized in McClure to take control of the community and to help make McClure a safe, pleasant and attractive place to live and work and to promote good will and community spirit among all residents, including respect for others and their property.Continued ...
Electric Choices Workshop
SELINSGROVE — Electric rates soared this winter, leaving many households with sky-high electric bills without a way to pay them.Continued ...
Masons unearth veterans' markers in Shamokin Dam cemetery
SHAMOKIN DAM — They’re flat, metallic and about as big as a saucer. They are the medallions placed at graves of service members and veterans, indicating participation in a war, and for the most part at Orchard Hills Cemetery and Memorial Park, there is little indication they exist.Continued ...
Cross Cultural Exchange — Host a Japanese Student This Summer
SELINSGROVE — Share your home with a Japanese college student and learn about Japanese culture.Continued ...
- Orientation at Selinsgrove Area Intermediate School