Saturday, April 27, 2013
In this week's news, charges have been filed in a fatal accident that happened in December and a former township supervisor passed away. Plus a South grad is drafted by the Giants.
Charges Filed in Fatal Accident Monroe Leonard Tanner IV, 18, has been charged with homicide by vehicle in the Dec. 8 accident that killed Cameron Smithwick. NY Giants Select South Graduate in NFL Draft The New York Giants selected Justin Pugh as the 19th pick of the NFL Draft Thursday. James Kinney, Former Township Supervisor, Dies at 79 James E. Kinney, of Churchville, died peacefully at his home on April 19. 5K Race to Benefit One Fund Boston The BucksFit 5K run and walk will be held Sunday. Two dollars from every registration will be donated to One Fund Boston. Council Rock North Senior Running For School Board Theodore Caputi, a senior at Council Rock North, will face Diana Nolan and Andy Block in the May 21 primary.
Friday, April 26, 2013
The New York Giants selected Justin Pugh as the 19th pick of the NFL Draft Thursday.
Justin Pugh, a lineman from Syracuse, has been drafted by the New York Giants. Pugh, a Council Rock South graduate, was the 19th pick in the NFL draft. "He’s a terrific football player — big, smart, high test scores and a team captain,” General Manager Jerry Reese said of Pugh, quoted in a New York Times article. “He’s our type of guy — clean. No warts, no off-field issues and a good athlete. He’s a solid football player, and I think you win with solid football players.” Pugh is a 6-foot-6-inch offensive tackle from Northampton Township. He decided to forgo his final season at Syracuse and enter the NFL draft, the Syracuse Post Standard reported earlier this year. Pugh posted his decision to enter the draft on Twitter in January. In a Jan…
Sunday, January 27, 2013
Justin Pugh, Syracuse football offensive tackle, will enter the NFL Draft in April.
Justin Pugh, who plays offense for Syracuse football, is headed to the NFL Draft in April. Pugh, a Council Rock South graduate, will forgo his final season at Syracuse and enter the NFL draft, the Syracuse Post Standard reported. Pugh is a six-foot, six-inch offensive tackle from Holland. Pugh posted his decision to enter the draft on Twitter earlier this month. In a Jan. 3 tweet, Pugh wrote: "I have decided to forgo my last year of football at Syracuse University & pursue my dream of playing in the NFL.Thanks for all the support!" According to reports, Pugh finished his coursework and has earned his degree. He posted a picture of his diploma on Twitter earlier this month. “It’s been my dream since I was a little kid playing with my …