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Elementary chorus sings at WBS Penguins game

Elementary chorus sings at WBS Penguins game

Jenna Baron, Student Writer

March 19, 2020

MOHEGAN SUN ARENA -  On Saturday March 7th, the Greater Nanticoke Area Elementary Chorus showcased their talent in the community. Just before 7:05 pm the chorus serenaded hockey fans of the Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins by singing “God Bless America,” written by Irving Berlin. It was the Pengu...

Meet the cast of The Addams Family

Meet the cast of The Addams Family

Lance Jenson, Student Writer

March 19, 2020

GNA High School - Thursday afternoon, March 12, 2020, the GNA Players put on a rendition of The Addams Family. The dress rehearsal turned surprise show went on amidst cancellation of the Friday and Saturday performances in light of public health concerns. Just days ago, The GNA Insider had the opportuni...

Ask Aevidum

Ask Aevidum

Morgan Burleigh, Student Writer

March 19, 2020

DEAR ABBY: I'm a freshman in high school, and it's great. I've made a lot of new friends, but most of them are guys. For some reason, they think I'm this girly-girl type who doesn't like to get my hands dirty. When it's time to do something that involves lifting, they think they have to take over. If ...

GNA Cheerleaders help celebrate Dr. Seuss week

GNA Cheerleaders help celebrate Dr. Seuss week

Ashley Kocher, Student writer

March 19, 2020

GNA CAMPUS- The Greater Nanticoke Area High School Varsity Cheerleaders organized a campaign to promote the importance of reading during Dr. Seuss week by visiting the elementary center.  ...

School safety grant awarded to GNA

School safety grant awarded to GNA

Kayla Eckrote, Student Writer

March 19, 2020

GNA CAMPUS- It was recently announced in February that the School Safety and Security Committee established within the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency approved over $587,000 in school safety and security grants to school districts across the 14th Senatorial District and the Commonwealth. ...

Teacher of the month: February 2020

Teacher of the month: February 2020

Kayla Eckrote, Student Writer

March 11, 2020

GNA CAMPUS- The GNA Student Council's “Teacher of the Month” award which students give to a teacher whom they feel deserves to be acknowledged for all that they do at GNA has recently been given to another teacher. Mr. Stetz was named the winning teacher for the month of February, and The GNA Ins...

Prom Dress Drive

Prom Dress Drive

Emily Cullen, Student Writer

March 4, 2020

Prom Dress Drive Date: Monday, April 6, 2020 Place: Daniel J. Flood Elementary Gymnasium 565 North Washington Street, Wilkes-Barre Time: 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Free Admission $20 per dress (limit 1 per student) If you have any questions or would like to make a dress donation, please contact...

GNA blood drive 2020

GNA blood drive 2020

Jenna Baron, Student Writer

March 3, 2020

GNA CAMPUS - On Friday, March 6th Greater Nanticoke Area will be holding a blood drive. The drive will run from 8:00 am - 12:45 pm in the high school gym. If any students are interested in donating blood, go to the nurse's office to set up an appointment.  There are some donation tips for participant...

Junior Leadership Wilkes-Barre 2019-2020

Junior Leadership Wilkes-Barre 2019-2020

Lance Jenson, Student Writer

March 2, 2020

WILKES-BARRE - The 2020 Junior Leadership Wilkes-Barre applicants have been selected, with three GNA students finding success and making the cut. Junior Leadership is a program aimed toward high school juniors with the intent of providing opportunities and resources to strengthen leadership skill...

We’re going to Greece

We’re going to Greece

Ashley Kocher, Student writer

February 28, 2020

GNA CAMPUS- Greater Nanticoke Area is hosting a trip to Greece in the summer of 2021. The trip is sure to offer an experience of a lifetime. If you are looking to broaden your horizons and see the world, sign up for the trip today. Mrs. Kelchner and Mrs. Iagnemma are the chaperones for the trip which will ...

Pennsylvania Free Enterprise Week

Pennsylvania Free Enterprise Week

Ashley Kocher, Student writer

February 25, 2020

GNA CAMPUS- Interested in getting away for a week in the summer while building your resume? PFEW (Pennsylvania Free Enterprise Week) is a summer camp that might interest you. The camp is held at Lycoming College. During camp, students will participate in various activities and explore many career fields....

Spotlight: Female Athlete of the Month

Spotlight: Female Athlete of the Month

Jordan Spencer, Student Writer

February 24, 2020

Name: Abigail Cullen Grade: 11th What is your favorite part of playing sports at GNA?  Definitely our supporters. We have such a good community.  Who has been the most influential to your success and why?  My coaches and my parents set their expectations for me and I always try and...

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