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Pennsylvania Legalizes Medicinal Marijuana

April 29, 2016 by


Medical cannabis, or medical marijuana, is a term for which there is no agreed definition; it can refer to the use of cannabis and its cannabinoids to treat disease or improve symptoms. Medical marijuana was recently approved in PA. However, it’s only a clinical trial as of right now. It’s only available in pill, oil, […]

Fleetwood Prepares for Mini-THON 2016

April 28, 2016 by


Penn State University’s dance marathon, or THON, has made waves in the fundraising world by raising millions of dollars every year for pediatric cancer research. This year’s event raised almost ten million dollars, and 2014 stands as the record-holder with over thirteen million dollars in funds raised. Just as important as the almost 130 million […]

Random Cheese: For what Would You Risk Your Life?

April 26, 2016 by


“BMX,” junior Logan Carbaugh said. “Snowboarding,” junior Alec Boyle said. “Playing Baseball,” junior Tyler Manmiller said. “Nothing,” senior James Bowman said. “Close friends,” junior Zack Hadeed said. “Jake Campbell,” senior Josh Campbell said. “Jake Campbell,” freshman Anthony Peralta said. “My wife and kids,” science teacher Mr. Mark Coassolo said. “Someone in need,” senior Meghan Sadler […]

Heller And Fenstermacher Named Students Of The Month

April 25, 2016 by


Devon Heller is the son of Jennifer and Christopher Heller.   In school, he is involved in Science Olympiad, German Cub, and the Outdoor Club, for which he acts as president. Outside of school, he was previously involved with the local food bank, which goes well with one of his many hobbies, baking. Some of his […]

Hair Products Cause Damage

April 22, 2016 by


There are a lot of products men and women use daily. One important product is shampoo. You have to find the right brand for your type of hair, and you have to be careful if the type of shampoo burns off your hair. Pantene has a product that literally causes your hair to burn at […]

Dental Hygienists Require Dexterity

April 21, 2016 by


There are many bright minds that attend Fleetwood Area High School. Many people have a different idea on what they want to be in the future. According to, a dental hygienist is a person who is trained and licensed to clean teeth, take dental r-rays, and provide related dental services and care, usually under […]

FAHS Gains a New Secretary

April 20, 2016 by


The Fleetwood Area High School has a new addition to the faculty. Stacy Maurek is the new secretary in the office. Before Maurek came to Fleetwood, she was a paraprofessional at the middle school. She was working with students in grades five through eight in Mrs. Newpher’s Learning Support room. Before she entered the workforce, […]