Salisbury Press

Saturday, February 23, 2019


Thursday, February 14, 2019 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

Register for kindergarten at W. Salisbury Elementary School Feb. 20

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Whether you are or aren’t celebrating with someone special, have a piece of chocolate, it will brighten your day.

Feb. 15 is a snow make-up day so all township schools will be in session. On the brighter side, all township schools will be closed Feb. 18 in observance of Presidents Day. Also, both Harry S Truman Elementary and Western Salisbury Elementary will have a 1 p.m. dismissal Feb. 22.

The middle school and high school will dismiss at normal time.


Thursday, January 31, 2019 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

Flapjack fundraiser to benefit boys’ basketball Feb. 2

The Salisbury High School boys’ basketball teams are holding a flapjack breakfast fundraiser 8 to 10 a.m. Feb. 2. There will be a basket raffle, with the winners being chosen 9:30 a.m. Come out to the Applebee’s, 7150 Hamilton Blvd, Trexlertown and support our teams.

Feb. 1 will be an early dismissal day for both Harry S Truman and Western Salisbury elementary schools. Students will be dismissed 1 p.m. SHS and Salisbury Middle School will dismiss at regular time.


Wednesday, January 16, 2019 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

WSE PTA hosts restaurant week fundraiser

The Western Salisbury Elementary PTA is holding a restaurant week fundraiser at Louie’s Restaurant, 2071 31st St. Allentown. When you eat there between Jan. 21 and 24, 20 percent of your bill will be donated to the PTA. Enjoy a meal out with your family while helping your school.

WSE PTA will host a family game night 6-8 p.m. Jan. 25.


Friday, December 21, 2018 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

Sports teams hold fundraisers

Merry Christmas everyone!

The Salisbury High School varsity basketball team will hold a fundraiser 6-9 p.m. Dec. 20 at the Udder Bar, 1852 W. Allen St. Allentown. You can get some delicious ice cream and the basketball team will get 10 percent of your sale. Yum Yum!

The Salisbury Middle School and varsity cheerleaders will hold a flapjack breakfast fundraiser 8-10 a.m. Jan. 5, 2019. Come out to the Applebee’s, 7150 Hamilton Blvd., Trexlertown and support our cheer squads. Any questions, contact Coach Paula at


Tuesday, November 20, 2018 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

Happy Thanksgiving!

Salisbury Township School District and Salisbury Township have joined together to host the fourth annual Community Breakfast. If you are a Salisbury Township resident, employee or alumni, come to Salisbury High School 9-11 a.m. Dec. 8 for a free, yes I said free, breakfast. The menu includes pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, coffee and juices. Please RSVP at


Thursday, November 8, 2018 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

Bruce Uhl Basketball Camp Nov. 18 for boys and girls

Coach Jason Weaver and the Salisbury High School boys basketball teams will host the Bruce Uhl Basketball Camp 1-4 p.m. Nov. 18. Students in grades three through seven are invited to the SHS gym to learn basketball skills and how to be a team player through drills, contests and games. A registration form is available on the Salisbury Township School District Facebook and Instagram pages. A registration fee is required.


Friday, October 26, 2018 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

Twirlers to host designer purse bingo Nov. 11

The Salisbury Falcon Twirlers will hold their annual Designer Purse Bingo fundraiser Nov. 11 at Salisbury Middle School.

This year’s bingo will feature Coach, Kate Spade, Michael Kors, Vera Bradley purses, Thirty-One bags and a basket raffle. Advance tickets can be pre-ordered by contacting Heather at Tickets can also be purchased at the door. Doors open noon, Bingo starts 1 p.m.


Wednesday, October 17, 2018 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Local News

Fall book fair begins Oct. 17

The Western Salisbury Elementary PTA is holding the fall book fair. Students will visit the fair with their classrooms either Oct. 17 or 18. But the big event is the book bingo 6-8 p.m. Oct. 19. There will be a visit from Scholastic character Geronimo Stilton, a cupcake raffle and for every student who plays bingo – a free book. Come out, have fun, win some books and buy some, too.

Salisbury Township schools will have an early dismissal Oct. 19. The high school and middle school dismiss 12:15 p.m. and the elementary schools let out 1 p.m.


Thursday, October 11, 2018 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

Homecoming parade Oct. 12

Homecoming is upon us and there is a lot going on.

First, we start with the homecoming parade. This begins 5:30 p.m. Oct. 12, starting at Harry S Truman Elementary School and ending at Salisbury High School. While you are there, stay and watch the Homecoming football game vs. Bangor.

Next on the agenda would be the homecoming dance. That will be held 7-10 p.m. Oct. 13 at SHS.