Salisbury Press

Saturday, February 23, 2019


Thursday, January 31, 2019 by PAIGE MATHIEU in Columns

Restaurant fundraisers will benefit sports teams

Support Salisbury High School’s boys basketball by visiting the Applebee’s in Trexlertown between 8 and 10 a.m. Feb. 2. The event will include a basket raffle as well. The winner will be announced 9:30 a.m.

Support SHS’s girls soccer team by visiting Louie’s Italian restaurant, 2071 31st St. SW, Feb. 18 through 21. Simply present the flyer when you check out and 20 percent of your bill will be donated to the team. This offer applies to dine in or take out orders.


Wednesday, January 16, 2019 by PAIGE MATHIEU in Columns

SADD gets a new name

SADD clubs, which support Students Against Destructive Decisions, across the Lehigh Valley have officially changed their name to STARs, Students Taking an Active Role.

While the club will no longer be sponsored by the Pennsylvania state SADD, the students are still able to participate in SADD activities. Instead, the Lehigh Valley Youth House will be working with STARs as the students take active roles in their schools and communities.

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Thursday, January 3, 2019 by PAIGE MATHIEU in Columns

Flapjack Fundraiser Jan. 5 to benefit Salisbury cheerleaders

The Salisbury cheerleaders will host a Flapjack Fundraiser at the Applebee’s on Hamilton Boulevard 8-10 a.m. Jan. 5. Come enjoy some flapjacks and support the Salisbury cheerleaders.

Interested in supporting Salisbury sports? Come to a sporting event. Basketball games, wrestling matches and swimming meets are occurring throughout the month. Check the schedule to see when you can attend. Can’t make a game? Many of the Salisbury High School sporting events can be viewed on Service Electric Channel 550.

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Friday, December 21, 2018 by PAIGE MATHIEU in Columns

Salisbury High School to host ugly sweater contest Dec. 20

Salisbury High School students will compete in the ugly holiday sweater competition Dec. 20. Students will try and top Mr. Hahn’s ugly sweater for a chance to win best sweater.

Students Lindsey Rapp, Sierra Rauch, Cari Laudenschlager and Nevaeh Robinson are holding a necessities/gift drive to support the Third Street Alliance Women’s and Children’s Center Necessities/ Gift Drive. Dec. 20 is the last day to donate items.


Thursday, December 13, 2018 by PAIGE MATHIEU in Columns

Yearbook sale continues through Dec. 30

Students at Salisbury High School should plan to look their best Dec. 12, as club photos will be taken during first and second block for the yearbook. Check the email sent out by Ms. Lucas for more information about when your club’s photo will be taken.

The yearbook is holding a holiday sale. All yearbooks are discounted through Dec. 30. Students interested in buying a yearbook should see Ms. Lucas.


Thursday, December 6, 2018 by PAIGE MATHIEU in Local News

Local Scouts collect food for those in need

The Scouts in Boys Scout Troop 5 have been busy the last few months.

At a court of honor ceremony held Sept. 10, the boys recounted what they had done over the summer. Most of the members of Troop 5 had attended Camp Trexler, where they earned a variety of merit badges including archery, kayaking, citizenship in the nation and swimming.


Wednesday, November 28, 2018 by PAIGE MATHIEU in Columns

‘I’ve got your back’ club to debut

Salisbury High School is starting the new AEVIDUM club, which translates in Latin to “I’ve got your back.” This club focuses on bringing awareness to mental health issues. On Nov. 14, students interested in founding this club went to Nazareth High School to learn more.

Congratulations to Shane Artis and Michael Sosnowski for winning first and second place in the Colonial League boys cross country competition.


Thursday, November 8, 2018 by PAIGE MATHIEU in Columns

Annual blood drive open to all Nov. 14

Students at Salisbury High School have been busy planning for the annual fall blood drive to support the Miller-Keystone Blood Center, Bethlehem. However, unlike previous years, community members will be able to donate as well between the hours of 2:45 and 7 p.m. Nov. 14. Community members can make appointments online at by using the Sponsor Code #0490. Child care will be provided by members of National Honor Society at SHS during this time. All students and staff interested in donating can do so starting 12:30 p.m..


Friday, October 26, 2018 by PAIGE MATHIEU in Columns

Congratulations to student athletes

Students at Salisbury High School have been busy participating in team sports this fall. Many students from Salisbury were named Colonial League All-Stars.

In girls soccer, Rylee Donaldson and Erica Holben were accepted to the 1st team, Olivia Hoeing was accepted to the 2nd team and Lily Schimeneck received honorable mention. In field hockey, Madison Jewell and Kaitlyn Keller were accepted to the 1st team and Riley Stauffer was accepted to the second team.

In boys soccer, Andre Fernandes and Baxter Reihman received honorable mention.