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Photo submitted to Times Observer The Eisenhower 2019 Prom Court includes, from left, in front, Rachel Dietsch, Lydia Giannini, Tess Morningstar, and Alexis Head and, in back, Thomas Anderson, Cody Anthony, Riley West, and Alex Sanders. Ike’s Prom will be held June at the Conewango Club in downtown Warren. The Prom Walk and crowning of the King and Queen will begin at 6:30 p.m. outside the club.

Humane Society donations

Donations were made in April and May to Paws Along the River Warren County Humane Society in memory or in honor of the following:

In memory of Carl Larson, John W. Grandinetti, Jan Agnew, Norman and Charlotte Kirsch, Constance Albaugh, Eugene P. Pesko, and Pat Weimer, and in honor of Eric and “Izzy.”

Kindergarten registration

Warren County School District will hold a kindergarten registration event for those who are not already registered from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, June 4, at the central office in Russell.

John T. Honhart

In addition to bringing the child to be registered, parents or guardians are to bring the completed registration packet, birth certificate, immunization records, and proof of residency.

Parents or guardians are asked to make an appointment by calling 723-6900 ext. 1027.

Registration packets are available at all district elementary schools for those who need them.

Fire police meeting location

The location for the meeting of the Warren County Fire Police scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday, June 2, has been moved and will be held at the Starbrick Volunteer Fire Department.

Halls of Ivy

The following students were named to the Dean’s List for the Spring 2019 semester at Grove City College:

Joshua Eernisse, a Biology major, has been named to the Dean’s List with Distinction for the Spring 2019 semester. Joshua is a 2016 graduate of Eisenhower Middle Senior High School and is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Eernisse (Debra) from Russell.

Abby Lundmark, a Finance major, has been named to the Dean’s List for the Spring 2019 semester. Abby is a 2016 graduate of Eisenhower Middle Senior High School and is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Barry Lundmark (Melinda) from Russell.

Julia Bauer, a Biology major, has been named to the Dean’s List with High Distinction for the Spring 2019 semester. Julia is a 2015 graduate of Eisenhower Middle Senior High School and is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. David Bauer (Laura) from Sugar Grove.

Katlyn Adams, a Biochemistry major, has been named to the Dean’s List with Distinction for the Spring 2019 semester. Katlyn is a 2016 graduate of Warren Area High School and is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. David Adams (LeaAnn) from Warren.

Grant Wood, a Middle-Level

Math/History major, has been named to the Dean’s List for the Spring 2019 semester. Grant is a 2016 graduate of Warren Area High School and is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Brian Wood (Kelley) from Warren.

Mallory Trumbull, a Biology and Gen Sci Sec Educ Certification major, has been named to the Dean’s List with Distinction for the Spring 2019 semester. Mallory is a 2016 graduate of Eisenhower Middle Senior High School and is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs, Mark Trumbull (Wendy) from Bear Lake.

Rebekah Hogg, a Biology/Health major, has been named to the Dean’s List for the Spring 2019 semester. Rebekah is a 2018 graduate of Youngsville Middle-Senior High School and is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Hogg (Penny) from Grand Valley.

Students eligible for the Dean’s List have a GPA of 3.40 to 3.59; for the Dean’s List with Distinction a GPA of 3.60 to 3.84 and for the Dean’s List with High Distinction a GPA of 3.85 to 4.0.

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John T. Honhart, son of Dale and Jenelyn Honhart, of Russell, graduated from the Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia on May 22. He was awarded the Degree of Doctor of Medicine (Cum Laude) and was the recipient of the Hubert Spencer Sear, M.D. Memorial Award as the outstanding fourth-year student in radiology. He is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.

Dr. Honhart received his Bachelor of Science Degree (Summa Cum Laude) in Biology from Gannon University in Erie, Pennsylvania in May 2014, and was the 2010 Valedictorian of Eisenhower High School.

Dr. Honhart will complete his internship at the University of West Virginia, followed by a five-year Integrated Interventional Radiology residency at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts.

Introduction to Backpacking

A unique camping experience will be held inside Chapman State Park with all food and equipment provided from 1 p.m. Saturday, June 29, to noon Sunday, June 30, at Chapman State Park, 4790 Chapman Dam Road, Clarendon.

The cost is $10 per person.

Join Chapman State Park, Bureau of Forestry and PA Firefly Festival for a two-day, one-night backpacking experience; searching for fireflies and other wildlife within the park’s recently acquired 57+ acre wooded, creek-side property.

The program will feature an introduction into the planning process, what gear you’ll need, how to pack, and what to do along the trail while hiking, setting up camp and meal preparations.

Equipment and all meals will be provided.

Registration with payment is required by Friday, June 21. Call the park office at (814) 723-0250 to register. The event is limited to 10.

For more information, contact Jen Moore at (814) 723-0259 or jennmoore@pa.gov.

A $5 donation to PA Firefly Festival is suggested, but not required.

Chapman programs

Chapman State Park programs for June 14 to 16 include:

Friday, June 14, from 6 to 6:45 p.m. (Amphitheater) — camouflage Egg Hunt — Learn about how animals use adaptations for survival. Go in search of candy-filled eggs during a scavenger hunt.

Saturday, June 15, from 6 to 9 p.m. (Pavilion No. 2) –Bat Eve — Learn about various bat species, echolocation, bat diseases and much more during this fun-filled evening all about bats. Hands-on activities will include bat box building, a bat craft corner, bat mystery puzzle, and much more. A short bat video will play continuously during the program. A bat count will occur at 9 p.m. All activities are free and open to the public. All ages are welcome.

Sunday, June 16, at 10 a.m. (Amphitheater or, if rain, Pavilion No. 4) — Chapel service non-denominational.

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