Northwest NEWS

September 23, 2002

School

A letter from Valley Forge to be topic of DAR essay contest

*During the winter of 2002-2003, the United States will commemorate the 225th anniversary of George Washington's troop encampment at Valley Forge.

Backpacks for Kids supplies 270 Northshore students

*Thanks to the generous spirit and support of the Northshore community, the 2002 Backpacks for Kids drive was a huge success.

Northshore students named National Merit Semifinalists

*The National Merit Scholarship Foundation has designated 11 Northshore seniors as National Merit Semifinalists.

K-8th grade girls invited to participate in Cedarcrest Drill Team Clinic

*The fabulous Cedarcrest Drill Team invites all kindergarten through 8th grade girls in the community to participate in their 2nd annual Drill Team Clinic scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 12, from noon to 5 p.m. in the Cedarcrest gymnasium.