Perry County 4-H achievements

4-H achievements Perry County Extension program offers a wide variety of 4-H clubs: sewing, photography, leather working, cattle, equine, rabbits, dogs, and more. The Perry County 4-H program had an exceptional amount of participation and achievements for the 2015 year: Participation in County/District/Regional/State     opportunities         2015 program year State Leadership Conference – 8 members Winter…

Springing into Mini-THON

On Saturday, March 19, Greenwood Mini-THON hosted a Community Breakfast. The cost of admission was $6 for adults and $4 for children. Students from S.O.S. and Mini-THON came in early Saturday morning to prepare eggs and pancakes. Mr. Clark, and the AG department cooked the bacon for the breakfast on Friday after school. Baskets filled…

GREENWOOD FFA at SLLC

By: Sam Loy Greenwood FFA recently had Seven students attend the State Legislative Leadership Conference learn about the process of bills in the Pennsylvania system. Above 400 students were split into a Senate and a House and then again into  minority and majority sections. Here, the students amended and discussed real Pennsylvania bills over the…

USNA summer seminar

Many colleges throughout the nation have programs of which high school students can attend and see what college life is like. One of these programs is called the United States Naval Academy (USNA) Summer Seminar. This program is designed to give potential USNA applicants a taste of the life on campus by putting them in…

Occupation sensation

Career day was held March 17, 2016 this year. There were many occupation options that were presented before us this year for career day. Some of the annual occupations for the career day consists of veterinarian, social worker, and state police officer. The career day allows Greenwood students to get a sneak peek at what…

The Big Bagel

In one short months time, a normal corner bagel shop has gone from a small city business to tourist hot spot. ‘The Bagel Store’ in downtown Brooklyn is selling rainbow bagels, a hot new trend hitting the internet. The rainbow bagel was first introduced online through Instagram- the social networking photo app- but was discovered by…

Spring craft show 2016

By: Maggie Campbell On March 12, 2016 the annual Spring Craft Show was held at Greenwood Elementary School. Many vendors sold their goods out of stands to the public. GHS Mini-THON also had a stand where they canned and passed out cards for their Community Breakfast and Easter Egg Hunt on March 19. Vendors sold…

Greenwood FFA succeeds at CDEs

By: Libby Baker-Mikesell   On Tuesday, March 14, Greenwood FFA members traveled to the Harrisburg area to compete in annual Spring Career Development Events, or CDEs. CDEs, as the name implies, are designed to prepare FFA members for their future jobs. While there are a variety of CDEs held at the state level on everything…

Welcome to Lily’s closet

Many times I, Lily Myers, have woken up, brushed my teeth, and been at a complete loss as to what to wear. I could scour my closet and try on a dozen combinations and still feel I hadn’t found the right outfit. Any of you girls out there feel my pain? If so, I offer…

The future of the U.S.A.

By:  Luke Gorman The Presidential debates are well under way, and clear front runners are starting to show through. The top presidential candidates are battling it out, and it is clear who has a chance to be the next president. The Republican Party, highly publicized by Donald Trump, is shown and popularized on Fox debates…