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Bishop McCort Takes on the Challenge

Bishop McCort Takes on the Challenge

Mitchell Johnson and Adeline Mishler

November 30, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

On Wednesday during first period, Bishop McCort high school students were visited once again by the Challenge Program affiliated with Martin Baker and Carpenter Capital Advisers.With the help of several student council members, the Challenge Program team performed a skit. From the skit, students were...

Christmas Blood Drive

Christmas Blood Drive

Meghan Seitz and Kaylee Moyer

November 30, 2016


Filed under News

This Friday, December 2, the National Honor Society at Bishop McCort is hosting its Christmas blood drive. The time is 7-2 in the Bach Center. Many students are signed up to donate, and the National Honor Society members have been busy finding other donors outside of the school. The blood drive has always...

Movember: Final Week!!

Movember: Final Week!!

Amelia Williams and Autumn Gossard

November 30, 2016


Filed under News

As Movember is coming to a close, we remember the men who lost their battle with Prostate Cancer. Prostate Cancer is the second leading cause in male deaths in American. Prostate Cancer (aka prostatic carcinoma) requires a medical diagnosis, is treatable, and over 200,000 cases per year in the United...

Christmas Families

Christmas Families

Meghan Seitz and Kaylee Moyer

November 30, 2016


Filed under Faith & Service

Each year, every homeroom from Freshman to Seniors, and now seventh/eighth graders, receives a family in need to help. The homerooms can get a family of two to five or more people. The families ask for generic things like laundry detergent, canned food items, and gift cards.  If they have younger children,...

The Candy Wreaths

November 30, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

The senior class is donating candy wreaths as a community service project. In order to make the wreaths, the students brought in candies and ribbons to tie them on. When interviewed, Shane Steele had this to say, "The project is a very thoughtful gesture towards the community."...

Challenge Program

Challenge Program

Rachel Hause, Azia Andrews

November 30, 2016


Filed under News

This morning the Challenge Program came to visit us. The program was sponsored by Paul Carpenter Financial Advisers and Martin-Baker America. Every year they come and teach us how to prepare ourselves for job interviews. They taught us about five categories that employers will look at. They are attendance,science/technology/engineering/math...

Crusher Cheerleading

Crusher Cheerleading

November 30, 2016


Filed under Sports, Student Life

The Crusher Cheerleaders  placed 1st in Spiritfest, Hempfield Competition, LHAC Competition, Richland Cheer Classic, UPJ Cheer Competition, and now the PA State Competition! This Sunday, December 4, come out  and support them in the UCA Allegheny Regional at Slippery Rock University as they try to...

Crusher Compliments: Griffin Slagel

Crusher Compliments: Griffin Slagel

Bailee Bair and Nathan Roberts

November 30, 2016


Filed under Student Life

Griffin Slagel has been very popular in the Mccort Mirror, so who better to Crusher Compliment this week than the man himself? Griffin is a junior member of the soccer team. Not only is he an outstanding athlete, he is also a stand-out student here at Mccort. He took time out of his busy schedule to...

Spanish Mass

Spanish Mass

Michael Koslin and Bryce Kramer

November 30, 2016


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The annual Spanish Mass will be held on December 4th at St. Benedict Parish at 3 o'clock. This is the 4th year of the Spanish mass and the first under the new leadership of Ms. Tosh. The mass was previously headed up by Dr. Loni Luna. Many of the seniors this year have been doing this for all 4 years...

Crusher Hockey

Crusher Hockey

November 30, 2016


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

The Crusher hockey team lost 3-0 to Kiski. The crushers go to 4-5 on the season with five straight  losses to Indiana, Freeport, Franklin Regional, Westmont Hilltop, and Kiski. Their next game is tomorrow, December 1, against Serra Catholic at the Rostraver Ice Garden. Make a drive out to Belle Vernon,...

Movember: Week 4

Movember: Week 4

Amelia Williams and Autumn Gossard

November 23, 2016


Filed under News

As we are swiftly approaching Thanksgiving, let us keep in mind all of the men who suffered from Prostate Cancer and lost their fight, and be thankful for all of the men who won their fight. In our hearts we keep the prayers for the men and their families whose lives have been affected by this form of...

Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving

Grace LaMoy and Libby Robertson

November 23, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

Thanksgiving is almost upon us and people are swarming with excitement for the holiday of giving thanks. Thanksgiving is always a favorite with its turkey and stuffing as well as many other wonderful foods and flavors. Thanksgiving is a time to reconnect with family. This Thanksgiving take the time to...

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