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Southern Regional Community Celebrates 2017 Hall of Fame Inductees

March 26, 2017

STAFFORD, NJ – The Southern Regional Hall of Fame Committee hosted the annual Hall of Fame induction luncheon at Calloway's in West Creek on Saturday afternoon.   There were refreshments and buffet lunch served for all the guests.  It was a great time for all.  

The 2017 the inductees are: 

Brooke Angellella (Class of 2011).

Brooke had a stellar career in ...

Lighthouse Christian Academy Dinner and Benefit Auction on March 25

STAFFORD, NJ -On Saturday, March 25, Lighthouse Christian Academy is hosting its eighth annual Dinner and Live Auction at King of Kings Community Church in Manahawkin. The dinner begins at 5 p.m. and the auction starts at 6 p.m.

This is one of the school's largest annual fundraisers. The school provides Christian education to pre-K through eighth grade students in and around Southern ...

Community Gathers To Mourn The Death Of 9 Year Old Parker Nork at Candlelight Vigil

STAFFORD, NJ - Stafford Township area family and friends are mourning the sudden passing of Parker Nork, who was only 9 years old.  Parker died on Saturday morning from leukemia. He was first diagnosed three weeks ago and his outlook was promising for recovery.  

However, life is never certain as we have learned all too often.  On Friday Parker became ill and was taken to ...

Nick Racanelli and Zach Wilhelm Competing in NCAA Divisiion III National Championships

LACROSSE, WISCONSIN - Southern Regional Athletic Director Chuck Donohue Jr. has informed us that two former standout Southern Regional wrestlers are competing in the NCAA Division III National Championships this weekend in Lacrosse, Wisconsin.

Nick Racanelli , who wrestles for Wilkes University will compete in the 157 lb. weight class.  Nick had a record of  34-7 this ...

Matthew Sandusky's Inspiring Message of Hope and Healing At Stockton University

GALLOWAY, N.J. - The son of former Penn State assistant football coach Coach Jerry Sandusky made an inspirational visit to Stockton University on Thursday night.  

Matthew Sandusky’s first memory is of sitting on a bed at age 3, and “my biological father is burning my toes with a cigarette lighter.”  More years of beatings and other horribly dysfunctional family ...

Southern Regional Hall of Fame Committee Announces 2017 Inductees

STAFFORD, NJ – The Southern Regional Hall of Fame Committee recently announced the new inductees to the Southern Regional Hall of Fame.  

The 2017 the inductees are: 

Brooke Angellella (Class of 2011)
Kyle Casaletto (Class of 2011)
Nolan Hall (Class of 2002)
Jeff Jones (Class of 2010)
Robert Kraft (Class of 2009)
Ryan Logue (Class of 2011)
Jenna Lombardo ...

Southern Coach Chuck Donohue Elected Into the NJ Football Hall of Fame

STAFFORD, NJ - Southern Regional football coach Chuck Donohue has been selected  to the New Jersey Football Coaches Association 2017 Hall of Fame class.

He was selected as the South Jersey representative. Coach Donohue has had a tremendous career as a football coach.  

He began his coaching career in 1974 at St. Joseph in Hammonton. Donohue then coached at Haddon Heights from ...

Valeriani Hits 9 Three Point Shots, Sets School Record in 69-50 Victory Over Lacey

STAFFORD, NJ - Mark Valeriani set a new school record by making 9 three point shots finishing with a game-high 29 points for Southern in its 69-50 victory over Lacey.  Valeriani broke the former record held by Pat Maloney in 1997.  Maloney had a successful collegiate career at Catholic University.  

Jake Dubois added 21 points and Thomas Foster chipped in seven points for the ...

Presidents Day Event at LBI Branch of the Ocean County Library

SURF CITY – Experience living history and get to know the first President of the United States at the LBI Branch of the Ocean County Library.

Historic re-enactor Sam Davis portrays George Washington in this celebration of our first President and gentleman farmer’s 285th birthday at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18. The library is at 217 S. Central Ave.

The library staff is planning a ...

Southern Regional Girls Swimming Team Loses To Cherry Hill East In NJ State A Semifinals

SICKLERVILLE, NJ - The Southern Regional Girls Swim team came up short today to Cherry Hill East by a score of 114-56 in the NJSIAA South Group A tournament semifinal contest at the Camden Vocational School in Sicklerville.  

Southern had a fine season.  They finished with an overall record of 11-2.  They were 9-1 in the regular season and 2-1 in the state tournament.

Why All Parents Should Consider Refusing the PARCC—2017 Edition

March 17, 2017

Hi. My name is Jen Grana – I live in Sparta township and have 3 boys – 2 of which are in the public education system now – a middle schooler, a Kindergartner and a sweet oblivious 2 year old who will be there before I know it I am sure. We spend a lot of time talking about and thinking about public education in our house because we will be knee-deep in it for the next 20 years ...

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