Salisbury Press

Saturday, June 24, 2017

COLLEGE CORNER

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 by The Press in Columns

Students earn degrees

PENNSYLVANIA COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY

Area students are among those who received degrees in recent ceremonies including: Dayne W. Engler, who earned a Bachelor of Science degree in information technology sciences - gaming and simulation; Anteneh N. Tesfaye, who earned a Bachelor of Science degree in information technology: network specialist concentration, both of Allentown; Cooper R. Raub, of Emmaus, who earned an Associate of Applied Science degree in automotive technology.

FALCON INSIDER

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 by PAIGE MATHIEU in Columns

School’s out for the summer

Salisbury High School students had their last day of school June 12. As I participated in some of the final activities for the year, I was able to reflect on my first year at SHS.

When I first walked in the doors for orientation, like everyone else, I was afraid I would get lost. This however, I soon learned would never happen, because everyone who goes to or has been to Salisbury knows, it’s just a square.

WESTERN SALISBURY COLUMN

Thursday, June 8, 2017 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

Congratulations to the Class of 2017

The last days of school are here!

Graduation will be held 6 p.m. June 7 at Miller Symphony Hall, 23 N. Sixth St. Allentown. Entrance is by ticket only.

The last two days are early dismissals with the following schedule. On June 9, the high school and middle school dismiss 12:15 p.m. and the elementary schools dismiss 1 p.m. For the last day of the school year, June 12, the high school and middle school dismiss 10:30 a.m. and the elementary schools let out the kiddos 1:15 p.m. Let the summer begin!

FALCON INSIDER

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 by PAIGE MATHIEU in Columns

Community invited to be a part of Be The Match program

Be The Match is a program which allows people who are 18 years old or older to sign up for the opportunity to save a person’s life by donating bone marrow.

For Sien Bauman and Payton Stauffer’s Challenge Based Learning Project, they created an online donation with the Be The Match program to allow people in our community to sign up for the potential to save someone’s life.

WESTERN SALISBURY COLUMN

Thursday, May 25, 2017 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

Salisbury High School graduation set for June 7

The 2017 graduating class of Salisbury High School will hold commencement exercises 6 p.m. June 7 at Miller Symphony Hall. Admission is by ticket only. Congratulations graduates!

All Salisbury Township schools will be closed May 25, 26 and 29 in observance of Memorial Day.

Western Salisbury Elementary School students will be releasing the butterflies that have been growing and emerging from their cocoons the afternoon of June 2.

VIKING VOICES

Friday, May 19, 2017 by MARGARET FLECK in Columns

Central Catholic receives eight Freddy Award nominations

Allentown Central Catholic High School received a school record of eight Freddy Award nominations May 11 for the spring musical “Anything Goes.” The show received nominations for outstanding costuming, choreography, chorus, production number and production by a small school. Sophomore Dylan Brown was nominated for outstanding male ensemble member for his role as Elisha J. Whitney and senior Abby Garza received two nominations, one for her solo vocal performance of “I Get a Kick Out of You” and the other for outstanding actress in a leading role.

FALCON INSIDER

Thursday, May 18, 2017 by PAIGE MATHIEU in Columns

Salisbury theatre receives two Freddy nominations

Congratulations to the Salisbury Theatre Department for receiving two Freddy nominations for the spring production of “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” - one for Outstanding Stage Crew and one for Outstanding Featured Performance by an Actress - Jessette Long as Sally Brown.

The Freddy Awards show will be held at the State Theater in Easton and broadcast on WFMZ May 25.

EASTERN SALISBURY COLUMN

Thursday, May 18, 2017 by SARAH TAKACS in Columns

HST hosts Leadership Day

Harry S Truman Elementary School will have field day for students in kindergarten through second grade 1:30 to 3 p.m. May 17. Please dress them appropriately to be outside in the afternoon.

May 19 is HST Leadership Day. Stop by the school 1:30 to 3 p.m. to see all the wonderful ways our students are demonstrating leadership and how they use the seven habits.

May 19 is also the HST and Western Salisbury Elementary School PTO color run fundraiser 5:30 to 8 p.m. The event starts 6:30 p.m.