Salisbury Press

Thursday, July 2, 2020
PRESS PHOTO BY JIM MARSHSalisbury High School seniors Matthew Staack, right and his fellow builder, Zach Arner, left, pose with the trailer-mounted trebuchet machine Staack designed for the school’s traditional Thanksgiving week turkey toss competition. Staack’s father, Josh, right, an automotive instructor at Lehigh Career and Technical Institute, helped with the welding on Matthew’s elaborate


By JIM MARSH in School

There was only one entry in Salisbury High School’s annual turkey toss competition, but physics teacher Paul Koba said he found the trailer-mounted trebuchet machine “impressive.”

Since the mid-1990s, Koba has offered his physics students...