Congratulations to the Johnsburg Central School 2021 Graduates!
Once a year JHS gifts a local history book to the graduates of JCS.
Again, this year each graduate received a signed copy of local author, Glenn L. Pearsall’s novel “Leaves Torn Asunder”.
The books were purchased using a grant from the Stewart’s Stores Corporation.
We thank Stewart’s for their generous donation.
“The History Award” goes to …
2021’s Johnsburg Historical Society $250.00 scholarship was awarded to Sierra Dunkley, and in 2020 it was awarded to Wolfgang Neal, in 2019 to Tom Fuller. “The History Award” is given to a deserving student who has excelled in Social Studies during his or her high school career or is going to further their education in a Social Studies, History, or related field. This award has been given each year since 2014.
Congratulations and best wishes for the future to Tom, Wolfgang, and Sierra, all very deserving students.
Local History Books Presented to 2019 Grads
Seven members of Johnsburg Historical Society presented books of local history to sixteen graduating seniors at Johnsburg Central School. The May 3 event at the school took place in the classroom of History teacher Mr. Matt Wells.
Each senior received a beautifully wrapped book, Leaves Torn Asunder, by acclaimed local author Glenn Pearsall. The books were purchased with funds from a generous grant donated by Stewart’s Shops.
Michael and Suzie Anderson of Johnsburg Historical Society deserve many thanks for the meticulous wrapping and calligraphy on each bookplate.