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Members of the Berwick High School 2014 prom court are, seated from left, Gabriella Cicerchia, Marissa Redmond, Ellen Timbrell, Shante Hellenthal, Cassondra Dianese, Kaitlin Harmon and Ashton Mensinger. Standing are, from left, Ryan Stashko, Max Thomas, Cody Talanca, Dayton Broyan, Garrett Potter, Raymond Grasley and Chris Beauvais. A king and queen will be crowned during the prom at Genetti’s in Hazleton on Saturday, May 3.
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Members of the Berwick High School 2014 prom court are, seated from left, Gabriella Cicerchia, Marissa Redmond, Ellen Timbrell, Shante Hellenthal, Cassondra Dianese, Kaitlin Harmon and Ashton Mensinger. Standing are, from left, Ryan Stashko, Max Thomas, Cody Talanca, Dayton Broyan, Garrett Potter, Raymond Grasley and Chris Beauvais. A king and queen will be crowned during the prom at Genetti’s in Hazleton on Saturday, May 3.

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