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Tyler LeBlanc, a member of ConVal High School's bass fishing team, shows School Board members some of the equipment used by the team.

Conval: Bass fishing club takes steps towards team status

Monday, July 21, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Last October, ConVal’s bass fishing team concluded its first season on the water by finishing fifth overall and first in the smallmouth bass category at the NHIAA championship on Lake Winnisquam. Now the team, which competed as a club last year, wants to start the process toward becoming an official team sport at ConVal. “What we need is … 0

ConVal: Paraprofessional job, iPads and Chromebooks restored

Monday, July 21, 2014

ConVal High School students will be getting additional iPad computers next year after all, following a recent School Board decision to restore funding that had been cut after voters rejected the district’s budget proposal in March. Because of larger than anticipated savings in the School District’s health insurance costs, board members at their June 17 meeting agreed to spend $129,000 for both iPad … 0

Graduation:

Monday, July 21, 2014

Greylin Nielsen of Temple graduated magna cum laude from Smith College, Northampton, Mass., Phi Beta Kappa, on May 18, earning a degree in biology. She is a 2010 graduate of ConVal High School and the daughter of Gary Nielsen and Connie Rinaldo. … 0

Graduation:

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

The following students graduated from Worcester (Mass.) Polytechnic Institute: Christopher Maino of New Ipswich earned a Bachelor of Science in engineering physics with distinction; and Leah Wilson of Mason earned a Master of Science in bioscience administration. … 0

Achievement:

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Hannah Crosby of Lyndeborough was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at the University of Hartford, Hartford, Conn. … 0

Achievement:

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Bethany Schneider of Francestown, a senior English major, was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at SUNY Oswego. To make the list a student must have a semester grade average of 3.30 to 3.79. … 0

Graduation:

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Erik Fong of Wilton graduated from Fairfield (Conn.) University on May 18, earning a Bachelor of Arts from the College of Arts and Sciences. … 0

Achievement:

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

The following students were named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Rochester (N.Y.) Institute of Technology: Rachel Doucet of Mason, in the advertising and public relations program of the College of Liberal Arts; and Trevor Sands of Lyndeborough, in the electrical engineering program of Kate … 0

Graduation:

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Nathan Earley graduated with honors from Alfred (N.Y.) University on May 17, earning a Bachelor of Arts in theater. He is the son of Bill and Luella Earley of New Ipswich. … 0

Graduation:

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Samantha Holmes of Dublin graduated from Castleton (Vt.) College, earning a Bachelor of Science in athletic training. … 0

Graduation:

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Ashley Harrison of Peterborough graduated from The College of Saint Rose, Albany, N.Y., earning a Master of Science in education. … 0

hONOR ROLL:

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

HERITAGE CHRISTIAN School Fourth Quarter Grade 8 High honors: Abigail Killmer Grade 7 High honors: Kaylee Stenersen, Jacob Wheeler Honors: Ella French, Kyra Salo Grade 6 High honors: Abigail Johnson Honors: Jeremiah Duprey, Britain Sauvola Grade 4 Honors: George Doremus, John French, Noah Paquin, Cade Salo Grade 3 … 0

Graduation:

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Andrew Banuskevich of Peterborough graduated summa cum laude from Norwich University, Northfield, Vt., on May 10, earning a Bachelor of Science in athletic training. … 0