Cavalcade of Champions
set for July 6
LEWISBURG - Five senior drum and bugle corps will be in competition on July 6 at Christy Mathewson Memorial Stadium at Bucknell University.
Crowd favorites Hawthorne Caballeros, Empire Statesmen, Sunrisers and the Bushwackers will compete along with a corps new to Cavalcade crowds, the Winsor Regiment.
Fans also will welcome the Hawthorne Alumni Corps and Preston Scout Home in exhibition.
Tickets are $20 for reserved seats and $17 for general admission and will go on sale June 17 at cavalcadeofchampions.com.
Central Mountain to hold
band and chorus concerts
The Central Mountain Middle School Band and Chorus will present a concert at 7 p.m. Thursday at the middle school auditorium. Both groups will feature a wide variety of music, performed by more than 150 students. The performance is free and open to the public. Doors will open at 6 p.m. For more information, email Mr. Nelson at pnel email@example.com or Mr. Connor at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Warrior Run announces
The junior-senior prom, "My Heart Will Go On," will be held from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday at the Acacia Club at the Scottish Rite. The crowning will be presented at 8:30 p.m..
An optional Baccalaureate Service will be held at 7:30 p.m. Sunday at the Zion Lutheran Church, Turbotville.
The annual Senior Awards Program will be held at 7:30 p.m. June 5 in the middle school auditorium.
Dr. John Kurelja, superintendent, will preside over the 55th annual graduation exercises of the Warrior Run High School at 7:30 p.m. June 7 in the middle school auditorium.
Presentation of diplomas to approximately 138 graduates will be made by Patricia Cross, high school principal, and the following members of the Warrior Run School Board; Todd Moser, president and William Hartine, vice president.
Marian Kilgus, president of the Class of 2013, will give the welcome speech. Class speakers will be the valedictorian and salutatorian, which have yet to be named. Final senior grades are due on Friday. Information on speakers, speeches and titles can be obtained the following week.
Entertainment for both evenings will include selections from the Concert Choir and a performance by the Marching Band for graduation.
Loyalsock seeks volunteers
Loyalsock Township School District welcomes community members to become actively involved in the district's upcoming 2014-20 comprehensive planning process.
The district requests the assistance of interested community members to serve on one or more of the following Core Foundation (CF) areas:
Safe and Supportive Schools (CF5)
Materials and Resources (CF6)
Professional Education (CF7)
Special Education (CF8)
For more information call Susan Iachini at 326-6508, ext. 1001 by June 14.
Lycoming College students inducted
into business honor society
The Lycoming College chapter of Sigma Beta Delta, the honor society for business students, recently inducted 16 students during a ceremony in April.
Among those inducted were Brennan Pysher, a sophomore business-financial major from Williamsport; Kayla DeMar, a senior accounting major from Middleburg; Kendra Bitner, a junior corporate communications major from Newville; Megan Keck, a senior business-management major from Millerton; Kyle Hetner, a junior business-marketing major from South Williamsport; Gabrielle Gaugler, a junior English-creative writing major from Fogelsville; Pierce Lawver, a sophomore business-financial major from Middleburg; Kimberly Guthrie, a junior accounting major from Mansfield; Curtis Hoffer, a junior accounting major from Manheim; Ngan Le, a senior business-financial major from Vietnam; Emily Smith, a senior accounting major from Towanda; Andrew Paulhamus, a senior accounting major from Linden; and Duong Pham, a senior accounting major from Vietnam.
Membership in Sigma Beta Delta is the highest national recognition a business student can receive at a college or university, according to Heather Demshock, assistant professor or accounting. To be eligible for membership, a business student must rank in the upper 20 percent of the junior or senior class and be invited to membership by the faculty officers.
Former NFL star to bring
positive message to WASD
On Tuesday Shawn Harper, a former NFL player with the Indianapolis Colts, will visit Hepburn-Lycoming Elementary School to spread a message against bullying, the importance of good character and the power of choice.
Harper's visit to the building will include two presentations: one beginning at 9:20 a.m. with kindergarten to second-grade students and another at 1:50 p.m. for students in grades three to five.
The athlete's visit is being made possible by a $1,000-grant from the Williamsport Area School District Education Foundation and a $1,500-grant from the school's PTO.