Name: Mike Ede
School: Selinsgrove Area High School
Parent: Rich Ede
My talents or hobbies: building campfires and walking on my hands
Among the leadership positions I have held: captain of the track and field team; German Club president; lifeguard and swim instructor; junior counselor at the Pennsylvania State Police Law Enforcement Camp Cadet
Among my special achievements and awards: Pennsylvania Keystone Boys State Delegate; two-time regional champ and state qualifier in Future Business Leaders of America; National Honor Society; first-team Pennsylvania All-Academic High School wrestling team; varsity letter winner in football, cross-country, wrestling and track
How I have given back to the community: Camp Spifida senior counselor (benefits children with spina bifida); fifth-grade camp counselor; seventh-grade Peer Leadership counselor; volunteer at Grayson View Retirement Village; volunteer at American Heart Association Heart Walk
My plans upon graduation: attend the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and pursue engineering
Why I was selected as a Young American: My desire to contribute to causes greater than myself.
What you should know about me: I have a unique ability for remembering song lyrics/quotes and using them at appropriate times.
Name: Mike Ede
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MIDDLEBURG — More than 400 names have been gathered on two petitions to remove a pair of Midd-West school directors after some members of the public claimed the district has been in disarray for quite some time.Continued ...
Snook suspension now a mystery
MIDDLEBURG — Acting Midd-West Superintendent Daphne Snook is confused about what the school board is alleging she did that led to her suspension without pay, saying she hasn’t received anything in writing. “Nothing I have been told by the board in any way makes me believe that I violated district policy or the law,” Snook said by email Wednesday.Continued ...
SUM (Some) Assembly Required
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Midd-West High School Fine Arts Students of the Month for March
MIDDLEBURG -- The Fine Arts Students of the Month for March in the Midd-West School District have been announced.Continued ...
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