NEW BERLIN -- Community service is a big part of SUN Area Technical Institute education. This year the health professions class 201, replenished and sterilized equipment for the Milton district Girl Scouts first aid kit. The kit is used for varies troop and district events. SUN Area Technical Institute students used their newly acquired skills for disinfecting and sterilizing infection control to complete the kit. Students learned how to sterilize equipment and objects that may be used in various health care settings like in emergency rooms, surgery and doctor offices. Elisabeth Buckles, Shikellamy and Virginia Johnson, Mifflinburg are shown sterilizing equipment.
Midd-West to allow more public participation in meetings
MIDDLEBURG — The Midd-West school board’s public meetings will be conducted in a new way to allow more visitor participation.Continued ...
Midd-West Arts Residency
MIDDLEBURG — Midd-West High School hosts its fourth art residency program made possible by a donation from the 2013 graduate class.Continued ...
$17M Snyder County budget has $974G shortfall
MIDDLEBURG — A tentative $17.33 million Snyder County spending plan for 2014 was unanimously adopted despite the commissioners’ vow to trim a nearly $1 million budget shortfall.Continued ...
DA seeks to delay trial in grandma's death
MIDDLEBURG — Snyder County District Attorney Michael Piecuch is requesting an extension on the state’s speedy trial statute in connection with the homicide case against Jennifer K. Snook, who is accused of conspiring with her husband in his grandmother’s fatal stabbing last February.Continued ...
Middleburg Joint High School Class of 1963
MIDDLEBURG -- The Middleburg Joint High School Class of 1963 met recently for its 50th class reunion.Continued ...
Selinsgrove council to hold line on taxes
SELINSGROVE — The Borough Council has adopted a preliminary $1.4 million budget for 2014 that carries no tax increase after learning of a $115,000 surplus.Continued ...
American Red Cross Holiday Mail for Heroes program
MIDDLEBURG — The Snyder County Commissioners and other officials at the courthouse signed cards for service men and women and allowed a box to be present for a week for the collection of signed cards from employees.Continued ...
Books For Babes: Bringing “Book Love” to Children
SELINSGROVE — The Susquehanna Valley Reading Council (SVRC) hopes that visions of reading and books dance through the heads of youngsters in the Susquehanna Valley.Continued ...
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