Mohawk sixth-graders learn cuneiform, an ancient form of written communication
Mastering modern handwriting skills can prove challenging enough for elementary school students. Mohawk sixth-graders, though, tried their hand at a written form of communication dating back 5,000 years.
Mohawk vo-ag classes apply skills outside classroom
Mohawk’s vocational agriculture and masonry students got hands-on experience by helping with two district projects. They assisted in constructing new baseball field dugouts. Vo-ag forestry students also helped design, plan and construct a landscaped area in front of the elementary.
Gym dandies: Mohawk teacher, superintendent earn state honor for dedication to phys ed
It’s an honor for any school district to receive recognition from the state. For the Mohawk Area School District, the distinctions are twofold. Lou Ann Miller, elementary physical education instructor, is the recipient of Teacher of the Year for Elementary Physical Education. Kathleen Kwolek, superintendent, is receiving the Layman Award for the state.
Photos, Story: Mohawk students salute veterans during rousing program at Cathedral
Patriotism and a deep appreciation of freedom were on display from every nook and cranny of the Scottish Rite Cathedral. More than 200 Lawrence County veterans and their guests were treated to a rousing, 90-minute salute from the Mohawk School community and others during the 14th annual Veterans Day program yesterday morning.
Township grants conditional use for electric plant
A St. Louis company wanting to build a gas-powered electrical plant in North Beaver has passed a zoning hurdle. Following a public hearing, the township supervisors granted a conditional use to LS Power to build a $750 million electricity-generating plant off Route 551, on the former American Cyanamid property.
WPIAL Soccer Playoffs: Mohawk girls fall in consolation game
The Mohawk High girls soccer team came up short in the WPIAL Class A consolation game Saturday. Shady Side Academy scored the game’s first five goals en route to a 5-2 win over the Lady Warriors at Baldwin High School.
Photo Gallery, Story: Mohawk soccer team falls in overtime
For the second-straight match, the Mohawk High defense was perfect through regulation. Sewickley Academy needed a few extra minutes to capitalize. Last night in overtime, the Lady Panthers finally converted on one of their numerous scoring chances to post a 1-0 win over the Lady Warriors in a WPIAL Class A girls soccer semifinal at Ambridge High’s Moe Rubenstein Stadium.
WPIAL Soccer Playoffs: Mohawk girls win in shootout
The postseason journey continues for the Mohawk High girls soccer team. And, it’ll stretch into November. Last night, the Lady Warriors assured themselves of at least two more playoff matches with a 1-0 win over Seton-La Salle in a WPIAL Class A quarterfinal match at West Allegheny High School’s Joe P. DeMichela Stadium.
Sophomores in spotlight at annual career fair
The future was on display yesterday at The Scottish Rite Cathedral, and all the participants were feeling good about it. More than 700 sophomores from area high schools descended on the spacious site for the fourth annual Lawrence County Business and Industry Career Fair.
Mohawk school board OKs gas lease
The Mohawk school district is getting a windfall of more than $340,000. The board approved a lease with Shell Oil, accepting $3,250 per acre to lease approximately 105 acres. The five-year, renewable lease agreement also includes royalties of 18 percent and a non-surface drilling agreement.
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