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A group of students at Waite High School in East Toledo decided to take on sponsoring a fundraiser to help fight childhood cancer. Students in the Medical Office Management Class raised money that was donated to the Cancer Connection of Northwest Ohio during Childhood Cancer Awareness month held in September.

Teacher Sara Costello received an email concerning Childhood Cancer month and decided to ask her students if they would be interested in raising money.

Penta Career Center has selected six former students as recipients of the 2018 Outstanding Alumni Award. 

The alumni will be recognized during a special evening banquet at Penta on Nov. 8. Each year, the career center’s Outstanding Alumni Award is bestowed upon individuals who have completed a career-technical training program at Penta and who are currently working in a successful career.

Will Giezie, a member of Boy Scout Troop 316 from Oak Harbor, received his Eagle Scout rank in a ceremony held Sept. 23.

At the end of May, Giezie completed his Eagle Scout service project, which he started working on almost a year ago.

Giezie, along with a group of 21 volunteers from the Boy Scouts, his friends and family, put in 370 work hours over the past 11 months to build a Little Free Library for the Oak Harbor Middle School.




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