The Winchendon Courier
Serving the community since 1878 ~ A By Light Unseen Media publication
Week of February 13 to February 20, 2020

Winchendon's Ashley D. Signa named to Dean's List

Ashley D. Signa, who is working toward a Bachelor of Science degree in Forensic Chemistry, has been named to the Dean's list by Western New England University.

Celebrating its Centennial in the year 2019, Western New England University is a private, independent, coeducational institution. Located on an attractive 215-acre suburban campus in Springfield, Massachusetts, Western New England serves 3,974 students, including 2,629 full-time undergraduate students. Undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs are offered through Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business, Engineering, Pharmacy and Health Sciences, and the School of Law.


Cub Scout Pack 193 in Winchendon was founded in 2011 and are proudly sponsored by the American Legion Post 193. They believe in “Fun with a Purpose” and are an active and growing pack with trained, dedicated leaders who work closely with the Scouts and provide the best Cub Scout program possible. Each Den consists of 5-10 scouts and has two Den Leaders. In November 2018 Troop 193 welcomed Troop 7193 for girls offering something for everyone!!!!

Pack 193 has earned several council awards including National Summertime Pack Award and the Gold Journey to Excellence with 100% Scouts Life. Each month the pack has different outings and activities for the scouts and their families. Activities are used to achieve the aims of Scouting – citizenship training, character development, and personal fitness. Many activities happen right in the den and pack. Most important to them are weekly den meetings and the monthly pack meeting.

Scouts of different ages have different ranks starting with Lions in Kindergarten, Tiger in 1st grade, Wolf Cub in 2nd grade, Bear Cub in 3rd grade and Webelos in grade 6 getting ready to graduate to into Scouts BSA. All Pack 193's leaders are trained by the Boy Scouts of America.

Pack 193 recently welcomed its newest Eagle Scout, Daniel F. Daniel passed his Board of Review and became the first Eagle Scout in Troop 193 that has come up through Cub Scout Pack 193 since he was a Tiger!!!!

Join Cub Scout Pack 193 for Breakfast with the Easter Bunny on March 29th from 7-9:30am at the United Parish Church, Winchendon.