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
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 ...
Hydrant Flushing in Spring Township
BEAVER SPRINGS — The Spring Township Municipal Authority in Beaver Springs will flush fire hydrants on July 2. Residents will have low water pressure and may experience dirty water.Continued ...
Home owner escapes Selinsgrove house fire on Sunday
SELINSGROVE — A Sunday afternoon fire destroyed a home at 11 Linda Lane after the house’s owner escaped from the building.Continued ...
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