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
Raise the Region to aid more than 200 nonprofit groups
SUNBURY — More than 200 nonprofit groups from across the Susquehanna Valley will participate in the second annual “Raise the Region” fundraiser this week.Continued ...
Midd-West High School Students of the Month for February
MIDDLEBURG -- The Midd-West High School Students of the Month for February have been announced.Continued ...
14th Annual Hoopie Bar Crawl Benefits PACFI
SELINSGROVE — Will either Bot’s Tavern or BJ’s Steak & Sea House take home the 14th Annual Hoopie Bar Crawl trophy, or will The Selinsgrove Hotel win the title for the sixth year in a row?Continued ...
Clothing & Shoe Collection
SELINSGROVE — The Union-Snyder Community Action Agency is hosting clothing and shoe collections at the Snyder County East Building, at 713 Bridge St., SelinsgroveContinued ...
CareerLink to Host Two Job Fairs
SUNBURY — Pennsylvania CareerLink Northumberland/Snyder/Union Counties will host two job fairs.Continued ...
SUMCD, Inc. to award three $500 college scholarships
MIFFLINBURG — Snyder, Union, Mifflin Child Development (SUMCD), Inc., will award three $500 college scholarships to high school seniors who were enrolled in the agency’s Head Start program as children and who plan to continue their education in a post-secondary school that awards associate or bachelor degrees.Continued ...
Relay For Life Pampered Chef Book Party
KREAMER — Kreamer Feed Relay For Life team, Feed for Speed, is hosting a Pampered Chef fundraiser.Continued ...
Relay For Life Ceremony to Honor Cancer Survivors and Remember Those Lost
SELINSGROVE — A special luminaria ceremony to be held during the American Cancer Society Relay For Life of Selinsgrove will remember those lost to cancer and honor those who have survived.Continued ...
- Raise the Region to aid more than 200 nonprofit groups