Lockport Union-Sun & Journal — •••
The W.H. Stevenson and Thomas Marks PTAs have rescheduled the presentation by 2013 Teacher of the Year, Greg Ahlquist, for tonight as part of their New Beginning initiative. All WHS and TM families are invited to attend this free presentation, focusing on the Transformative Power of Belief. Pizza will be served at 5:30 p.m. and Ahlquist take over at 6 in the Thomas Marks gymnasium. Parents may leave their children with chaperones in the cafeteria to enjoy nachos and activities, while they listen to the presentation. For more information, visit the PTA website at http://wcspta.webs.com.
In student news:
Kudos and best wishes to seniors Emily Lasher and Andrew Koroschetz, who have been chosen to represent Wilson at the annual Hewitt Award Scholarship Dinner in May.
Congratulations to senior wrestler Chase Wheeler, who has won the Section VI Class C Championship in the 152-pound weight class. Chase joins teammates Matt Morgan and Jacob Rice in the Section VI Wrestling Tournament this weekend, for a chance to advance to the State Meet.
Coach Baker and his Varsity girls’ basketball team finished another undefeated league season this week, to claim their 5th consecutive N-O League Championship. The girls will host the winner of Oracle Charter vs. Gowanda at 7 p.m. Thursday.
Congratulations to the Wilson Winners from the middle school for January: Skylar Munnikhuysen, Elizabeth Humphrey, Laura Myers, Jared Barry, Elizabeth Soles and Joe St. Onge.
Kudos to the current Athlete of the Week, wrestler Dylan Thompson-Cox.
Alumni Savannah King was recently featured on the SUNY Fredonia website for her “Alphabet Project,” an A-Z sequence of songs and videos that she has created.
Exley United Methodist Church, 338 Lake St., Wilson, is continuing its “Grief Share Group” from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays. Grief share is a biblical based 13-week program, video seminar and support group for people grieving the loss of someone close. For more information, call 751-6057.