Notre Dame High School
23 January 2018

2018 Irish Legend – Sondra Granett Colombo ’59

Sondra Granett Colombo ’59 will be one of the honorees at the 2018 Irish Legends Gala which will be held on Saturday, March 24 at Via Veneto. Sondra Granett Colombo graduated from Notre Dame High School and holds a bachelor’s degree in elementary education and a minor in English from the University of Mount St....
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23 January 2018

2018 Irish Legend – Sarah Julian Schneider ’63

Sarah Julian Schneider ’63 will be one of the honorees at the 2018 Irish Legends Gala which will take place on Saturday, March 24 at Via Veneto. Sarah Julian Schneider of Pittsburgh has been married to Charles J. Schneider III for 48 years. They have two children Jeffrey and Jeanne Elder, both teachers, and six...
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22 January 2018

2018 Irish Legends – Cookie & Toni Cann Bonasso ’72 & ’73

Cookie & Toni Cann Bonasso will be honorees at the 2018 Irish Legends Gala which will be held at Via Veneto on Saturday, March 24. Toni is the daughter of Carmine Cann, Sr. (St. Mary’s Class of 1948) and the late Florence Chico Cann. She is one of seven siblings who graduated from Notre Dame....
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22 January 2018

2018 Irish Legend – Jill Oliverio Florio ’80

Jill Oliverio Florio will be one of the honorees at the 2018 Irish Legends Gala on Saturday, March 24. Jill resides in Bridgeport with her husband Mike and their son Alex. “Irish blood” runs deep in Jill‟s family. Her Father, Joseph E. Oliverio, Jr., a 2007 Irish Legend, graduated from St. Mary‟s High School in...
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19 January 2018

Trey Simmerman Named 2018 Distinguished Young Alumnus

Frank E. “Trey” Simmerman III has been named the 2018 distinguished young alumnus. He will receive the award at the Irish Legends Gala. Trey attended St. Mary’s Grade School and graduated from Notre Dame High School in 2004. Trey is the son of Frank E. Simmerman, Jr. and Jane D. Simmerman. During his tenure at...
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09 January 2018

In Loving Memory of Mary Ann Tiano (1938-2018)

Notre Dame English teacher, Mary Ann Roda Tiano, 79, of Lost Creek, passed away on Friday, January 5, 2018, at Ruby Memorial Hospital following a brief illness. She was born in Clarksburg, on October 19, 1938, a daughter of the late James and Virginia Cava Roda. Mrs. Tiano was married to John Tiano who preceded...
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26 December 2017

Dr. Carroll Morrison: Educator of the Year

Notre Dame Principal, Dr. Carroll Morrison has been named the educator of the year by North Central West Virginia Media. Morrison started at Notre Dame in the early 1980s as a math teacher and cheer coach before taking some time off to raise a family. She became Principal in 1998 and has lead many improvements...
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26 December 2017

New Tax Laws May Interest Parents

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) has made some changes to qualified tuition programs (“QTPs,” also commonly known as “529 plans”) that might interest parents. These changes take effect for 529 plan distributions after 2017. A 529 plan distribution is tax-free if it is used to pay “qualified higher education expenses” of the beneficiary...
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05 December 2017

Palmer, Mullens, & Ritter Named EQT Students of Excellence

              Christian Palmer, Hunter Mullens, and Jeremiah Ritter have all been named EQT students of excellence. EQT offer $1,000 scholarships to a student in each WV county, five $1,000 at-large scholarships scattered throughout the State, and six full scholarships up to $18,000 per year. Christian Palmer received an at-large...
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30 November 2017

Notre Dame Students Place in Catholic Daughter’s National Contest

              Three Notre Dame students have place in the National Catholic Daughters’ of the Americas Education Contest. The winners were Lauren Smith, Zachery Morphew, and Rachelle Hawkins. Smith won second place in Music Division 3, Morphew won second place in Art Division 3 and Hawkins won third place in...
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