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SVHS Gender Studies Class Approved, But Not Without Board Meeting Drama

A proposed gender studies course–an elective that will be offered to Saucon Valley High School students next year–was approved by the Saucon Valley School Board by a 5-3 vote Tuesday as part of a new program of studies, but not before one school board member made statements that left some parents and meeting attendees visibly upset, shaking their heads and exiting the meeting before it had ended. Continue Reading →

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Trio of Panther Youth Wrestlers Heading to States

Aiden Grogg, Cole Hubert and Tyler Pfizenmayer advanced to the 2017 Pennsylvania state wrestling championships for youth wrestlers. It is the equivalent of the PIAA Wrestling Championships that take place in Hershey. The boys competed at the PJW (Pennsylvania Junior Wrestling) Area XIV qualifier last Saturday and earned the right to advance. Continue Reading →

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Saucon Superintendent to Resign, According to Report

Saucon Valley School District Superintendent Monica McHale-Small will announce her resignation less than six months after her current three-year contract was renewed, the Morning Call reported Monday, in an article which cited school board member Ed Inghrim as a source. Continue Reading →

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Saucon Valley Wrestling Banquet Closes Book On Another Memorable Season

Sunday evening the Saucon Valley wrestling family got together one last time to reminisce and reflect on the 2016-2017 wrestling season. About 400 family, friends and wrestlers broke bread at the Meadows before Dan Santoro, 1972 PIAA state champion from Saucon Valley High School, led the way in celebrating another memorable season. Continue Reading →

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Chewin’ the Fat: Q & A with Saucon Valley PIAA State Swimming Qualifier Tommy Madigan

Tommy Madigan is a junior at Saucon Valley High School. He will be returning to Bucknell University’s Kinney Natatorium tomorrow to participate in his second PIAA State Swimming Championship. Saucon Source was able to catch up with Tommy before he left. Here is what he had to say. Continue Reading →

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