Category: Schools

Luncheon honors seniors entering the military

By SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER Five graduating Southington High School seniors were celebrated at the 2019 military luncheon for making the commitment to enlist in the military: Kevin Coleman (U.S. Marine Corps), Russell Hotchkiss (Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) U.S.…

Derynoski school seeks new playscape

By SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER Derynoski Elementary School is calling on the community for help. They soon could win a brand new playground through the regional TerraCycle recycling challenge. TerraCycle recycles the traditionally “non-recyclable” products such as coffee capsules, pens,…

To infinity and beyond…

Alta students are holding their rockets they have designed for a recent fundraiser for Bread for Life. From left, Bread for Life’s Missy Cipriano, Alta students Max Dibble, Sabrina Dibble, Dylan Napoletano, Paul Stocking, and Carrissa Caver, Alta teachers George…

Students showcased at scholarship night

By SHERIDAN ROY STAFF WRITER Southington High School administration celebrated graduating students’ achievements, awarding over 130 scholarships on scholarship night, May 16. “We are honoring a special group of people,” said SHS principal Brian Stranieri. “In a few months, these…