Name: Maximilian Plajer
School: Selinsgrove Area High
Parents: Sigrid and Dietmar Plajer
My talents or hobbies: Playing the handbells in my church’s handbell choir.
Among the leadership positions I have held: Member of youth ministry team; organizing, planning and carrying out youth events for regional members of my church denomination, the United Church of Christ.
Among my special achievements and awards: National Merit Scholarship semifinalist; National Honor Society; German National Honor Society; scholastic scrimmage team.
How I have given back to the community: Loaves and Fishes food distribution; volunteer at Toys for Tots; help to cook meals at the Ronald McDonald House and the House of Care.
My plans upon graduation: Studying chemical engineering in college.
Why I was selected as a Young American? “I am kind, thoughtful, attentive and an excellent student.”
What you should know about me: “I was born in Germany and I fluently speak German and English.”
Name: Maximilian Plajer
SUNBURY — In response to high demand for workers in the truck driving industry, PA CareerLink Northumberland, Snyder, Union Counties at Sunbury and Professional Drivers Academy in Milton Industrial Park are offering a new workshop twice monthly.Continued ...
Midd-West Middle School Student Orientation and PTO
MIDDLEBURG — The Midd-West Middle School will hold an orientation for sixth grade students, new students, and their parents on Aug. 19, from 6 to 7:30 p.m.Continued ...
Orientation at Selinsgrove Elementary School
SELINSGROVE — Orientations at Selinsgrove Elementary School will be held on Aug. 14 for all K-2 students. Incoming kindergarten students will have orientation from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.Continued ...
Applications being accepted for McClure Bean Soup Festival & Fair Pageant
McCLURE — McClure Bean Soup Festival and Fair Pageant applications are now being accepted. The pageant will be held on Sept. 7.Continued ...
Winfield teen an Eagle Scout
WINFIELD — Christopher M. Hauck, 16, son of Ronald and Penny Hauck, of Winfield, and grandson of Beverly Fausey, of Shamokin Dam and Michael and Mary Hauck, of Winfield, has earned the Eagle Scout Award.Continued ...
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 ...
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