Recent School News Stories

December 23, 2020

Every year, the Select Ensemble spreads holiday cheer to the families and community of Punxsutawney with...

Sour Patch Kids Seniors claim victory over Jolly Rancher Juniors

November 18, 2020

On November 12, the Sour Patch Kids Seniors won the Powder Puff 2020 game against the Jolly Rancher Juniors....

Reopening school amid the Coronavius pandemic

September 3, 2020

"This will be a year like we've never experienced before," said Dr. Thomas Lesniewski, superintendent of Punxsutawney Area School District.

Art and Key Club compete in Circle of Trees

Recent Features Stories

The unrecognized duties of a janitor

November 25, 2020

You walk to your locker, put your backpack away, grab the books you need and report to your homeroom....

Students voice school spirit concerns, reflecting need for change

March 13, 2020

From glimpses in high school movies, pep assemblies are peppy, students are proud, and school spirit...

The One Where They Open a Coffee Shop

March 1, 2020

Ever since Ginger Snapped closed last year, Punxsy residents craving coffee either had to choose a chain like McDonald’s or count their losses. But on Friday, Feb. 28, independent coffee returned to Punxsy.

Volleyball girls districts run cut short
Cross Country sends off four of their very own to States

Recent Sports Stories

November 17, 2020

Cheering fans, thumping hearts, heavy breath, and a lot of yelling is just a casual night for...

April 3, 2020

State playoffs, all the hard work and dedication led up to this one game. The Punxsy girls basketball...

Cheerleading squad takes on districts

January 10, 2020

The PAHS cheerleading squad competed Saturday in the District 9 Competitive Spirit Championships at DuBois Area High School.

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