Mountain Echo

  • May 22Purchase chances for $1 to win a 2019 yearbook during lunch or see Mr. King.

  • May 16There are only 5 yearbooks left; see Mr. King to purchase one!

  • May 10Make sure you pay ALL fines to attend Prom and Graduation

  • May 10Prom tickets for juniors will be sold in B309 from 5/13-5/30

  • May 6Public forum for School Board Candidates on 5/7 @7 in auditorium

  • May 3Prom tickets will be sold in the media lab from 5/13-5/30

Ben Blackie
Ben Blackie's interests include listening to music, watching movies and shows and watching YouTube. Ben also enjoys being involved in school sports and clubs. He plays football for his high school and is number 52. He's also been involved in his school's student council since seventh grade and plans on doing that until the end of high school. He plans on joining other various sports and clubs by the end of the year.

Ben Blackie, Reporter

Jun 04, 2019
Violent Ends features 17 YA authors (Story/Media)
May 17, 2019
What’s your favorite summer memory and why? (Story/Media)
May 16, 2019
Krug, Palfey make changes to Keystone week (Story)
May 13, 2019
Beaten, bruised, breaking records (Story)
May 02, 2019
Mountain Lions perform “Little Shop of Horrors” (Story/Media)
Apr 23, 2019
Blood thirsty plant terrorizes florist (Story/Media)
Apr 12, 2019
Altoona to host Mountain Lion Tennis Classic (Story)
Mar 15, 2019
“On My Mind” benchmark focuses on students’ mental health (Story/Media)
Mar 08, 2019
Where is your favorite place to eat and what do you get? (Story)
Feb 13, 2019
Indoor track gives athletes winter competition (Story)
Jan 29, 2019
Games club gives students platform to hang out (Story)
Jan 04, 2019
This Is Where It Ends should be new must read (Story/Media)
Dec 19, 2018
TSA club prepares for upcoming regional competition. (Story)
Dec 17, 2018
Student council experiences big apple (Story)
Dec 10, 2018
Santa Claus keeps busy this time of year (Story)
Nov 27, 2018
Should Christmas music be played before Thanksgiving? (Story/Media)
Nov 21, 2018
Students, clubs raise money for turkey fun (Story/Media)
Nov 07, 2018
School needs multiple changes to make environment more modern, comfortable (Story/Media)
Nov 06, 2018
Fire alarm boxes need plastic shields installed (Media)
Oct 30, 2018
What is your favorite thing about fall? (Story)
Oct 20, 2018
October school board meeting held (Story)
Oct 11, 2018
TSA club prepares students for careers in technology (Story)
Oct 11, 2018
Yearbook staff begins 2018 work (Story)
Sep 22, 2018
Girls’ tennis team gets second shot at Hollidaysburg rival (Story)
Sep 22, 2018
2018 Yearbook class begins work (Media)
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