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The 2016 Bentworth High School Junior Prom was held May 13 at Bella Sera in Cecil Township. The theme was “Old Hollywood Nights.” Members of the prom court were, from left, girls Beatrice Kossel, Danielle Gondak, queen Hailee Yates, Morgan Hawley and Paige Scarfo and boys Joshua Hughes, Robert Michwalow, king Joseph Costello, Dominick Daniels and Will Schrock.
The 2016 Bentworth High School Junior Prom was held May 13 at Bella Sera in Cecil Township. The theme was “Old Hollywood Nights.” Members of the prom court were, from left, girls Beatrice Kossel, Danielle Gondak, queen Hailee Yates, Morgan Hawley and Paige Scarfo and boys Joshua Hughes, Robert Michwalow, king Joseph Costello, Dominick Daniels and Will Schrock.
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Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback Artie Burns (25), outside linebacker Bud Dupree (48) and inside linebacker Ryan Shazier (50) warmup for drills during the NFL football practice, Tuesday, May 24, 2016 in Pittsburgh. Burns, Dupree, and Shazier are the Steelers top draft picks from the last three years. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
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Pittsburgh Penguins center Matt Cullen (7) celebrates a goal by teammate Sidney Crosby (87), as Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy (88), of Russia, remains kneeling on the ice, during the second period of Game 6 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Eastern Conference finals Tuesday, May 24, 2016, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Brian Blanco)
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In this Sept. 5 photo, Pitt running back James Conner (24) tries to get past Youngstown State safety LeRoy Alexander during a game in Pittsburgh. Conner is cancer free and hopes to be ready in time for training camp after finishing up five months of treatment for Hodgkin’s lymphoma.
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National Junior Honor Society at Mapletown Junior-Senior High School held its induction May 17. The adviser is Dominic DeCarlo. Members are listed by grade, not in the order they are pictured: seventh grade: Trenton Antill, Madison Blaker, Payge Clark, Emily Halbert, Sydney Kuis, Sadie McCann, Briell Price, Lance Stevenson and Breanna Switalski; eighth grade: Christina Barnett, Kiera Craig, Katherine Fox, Zachary Greene, Emilei Grim, Charles Lash, Ava Foreman, secretary; Kailey Stover, vice president; and Katelyn Wilson, president. Wyletta Cowie is not pictured.
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