Wendell Mukics presents a $500 check for the township police department K-9 patrol to Salisbury Township Police Chief Allen W. Stiles. Mukics thanked township police in recounting a Seidersville Road accident in which a vehicle driven by his grandson hit a deer, which died. The driver and two student passengers were uninjured. "Wendell has always been a supporter of our K-9 patrol. I do appreciate it," Stiles said at the Dec. 13, 2012 board of commissioners meeting attended by Mukics.
PRESS PHOTO BY
PRESS PHOTO BY DEBBIE GALBRAITH
Eastern Salisbury Fire Department volunteers coordinate their annual Santa run Dec. 22, 2012 visiting families on the eastern side of the township.
PRESS PHOTOS BY JIM MARSH
Western Salisbury Fire Department volunteers escort Santa throughout the neighborhood.
PRESS PHOTO BY EMILY THIEL
DevonHouse Senior Living celebrates resident's birthdays.
To the Editor:
I'm suspicious regarding published opinions that appear without thought directed at gun control.
A sincere problem solving approach is never or almost never used.
There are many facets to this issue that should be considered.
PRESS PHOTOS BY JIM MARSH
Western Salisbury Fire Department volunteer firefighters are called to a Flexer Avenue address Dec. 22, 2012 for an animal rescue. It turned out to be a tedious and tricky situation. A 13-year-old female adult cat had somehow fallen down into a fireplace ash trap chute that had no clean-out door below the fireplace floor.
PRESS PHOTOS BY C. RICHARD CHARTRAND
Harry S Truman Elementary School holds annual holiday concert.
Wesley E. Timmcke, 85, of Emmaus, died December 27, 2012. He was married to Jean Timmcke for 20 years with whom he had six children. Jean passed away in 1967. After three years of raising children on his own, he married Joan MacKenzie who was an English teacher at Emmaus High School with two children of her own. He and Joan celebrated their 43rd wedding anniversary on Nov. 28, 2012. Born in Beloit, Wis., he was a son of Julius and Edna Timmcke. He was the third of five children with three brothers and a sister.
Beverly Ann (Miller) Wohlbach, 71, of Zionsville, died December 23, 2012, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest. She was the wife of Leon F. Wohlbach for 37 years on April 19. Born in Easton, she was a daughter of the late Carl F. and Arlene E. (Smith) Miller.
She was a bookkeeper and bill processor for Hospital Central Service Corp. in Allentown for 30 years.
She was a member of Palm Schwenkfelder Church where she was a past president and current treasurer of the Ladies Aide Society and also sang in the church choir.
Forrest Scholl Jr., 83, of Emmaus, died December 24, 2012, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest. He was the husband of the late Greta M. (Stoudt) Scholl, who died Feb. 2, 2011. Born in Emmaus, he was the son of the late Forrest A. and Mabel E. (Keiser) Scholl.
He was a member of St. John's U.C.C., Emmaus, and served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.
He was a lineman for the former Emaus Phone Company until retiring.