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New Meeting Day: Recreation meets the 4th Tues of each month!
The next meeting will be Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 6:30 pm
Congratulations to Anna Seifried who was selected to serve as Miss Sandyston for Sandyston Township at Sandyston Day on Saturday, June 10, 2017.
Anna Seifried, daughter of William and Carolyn Seifried, is 18 years old, five foot, six inches tall with blue eyes. Anna is currently a recent graduate of Kittatinny High School and plans to attend college at the University of Rhode Island with an interest in biomedical engineering. Anna is a member of the Sandyston Volunteer Fire Department, Peer Leadership, Student Council, National Honors Society, the Lindsey Meyer Teen Institute Leadership Camp, the Christian Outreach Program, Interact Club, and the President of the 4-H Teen Council. Anna has been awarded the Rochester Institute of Technology Award for Innovation and Creativity and she was inducted into the Society of Woman Engineers. In her work experience, Anna has previously worked at A & G in Layton. She currently cares for a 13 year old with disabilities and works at Camp Speers YMCA in Dingmans Ferry, PA as an Equestrian and Day Camp staff member. In her spare time, Anna enjoys playing the guitar, hiking, fishing, waterskiing, mixed martial arts, softball, and horseback riding.
Congratulations Anna Seifried
Miss Sandyston 2017
Congratulations Richard Haskins
Sandyston Senior of the Year 2017
Richard Haskins was presented with the Senior of the Year Award at Sandyston Day held Saturday, June 10, 2017.
Richard was born and raised in Sandyston Township, having grown up on a farm in what is now Stokes State Forest and attended college in Iowa. He married Linda Decker May 4, 1973 and together they have three children – Ann, Jimmy and Billy. Through the years, their family has grown to include one grandson and three granddaughters. Richard joined Army in November 1967 and served until April 1969, having served in Vietnam in 1968 and 1969, after which he joined the National Guard in November 1969 and chose to continue his service to our country by joining the National Guard, where he continued to serve for 22 ˝ years. A Life Member of the Sandyston Township Volunteer Fire Department, Richard joined in 1976 and celebrated his 40th year as a fireman on the department last year. Through the years, Richard has worn many hats in the department in addition to being a fireman including Captain, President, Treasurer and Trustee and is seen daily around the fire house fixing equipment and preparing for drills and can always been seen mentoring new members and sharing his experience. Richard also has the distinction of serving on the Sandyston-Walpack School Board for 33 years, where he served several times during that time as President. Richard is also a member of the North Jersey Antique Engine Club and the Blue Mountain Tractor Club in Bangor, PA, where he shares his love for antique tractors and farm equipment, and enjoys attending antique car, tractor and gas engine shows, spending time with family and friends and his trusted companion – a black Labrador named Sarah! Through the years, Richard worked for Selective Insurance and Sussex County’s Records Management Division and is currently employed part-time at the Home Depot in Newton, New Jersey.
Madison Bussow, Miss Sandyston 2016, Ann Seifried, Miss Sandyston 2017, Nina Rodrigues, 1st Runner-up, 2017. Sandyston Township is proud of you and your accomplishments!