Monday Dec 2
Family, friends mourn Mars 8th-grader killed in dirt bike accident
The family of a Mars Middle school student who was killed last week in a dirt bike accident in Georgia continue to mourn Austin Jacob "A.J." Zwigart, 15, of Middlesex, died after breaking his neck on Wednesday while riding on a dirt bike in Gwinnett County, near Atlanta, according to Kristen Volek, the girlfriend of Zwigart's father, Robert.
Mars Area honoring superintendent
Students and staff in the Mars Area School District will be served meatloaf and receive a free pretzel in all school cafeterias today.
School Notes for Monday, Nov. 4
After building a scale-model catapult, Matthew Barrett visited the district's middle school to teach students about the device's history and how he made it.