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
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 ...
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 ...
- Winfield teen an Eagle Scout