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An Ozark Mountain Madness celebration

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 by DEBBIE GALBRAITH in Local News

As part of the reading curriculum for seventh grade students at Salisbury Middle School, the book "Where the Red Fern Grows" by Wilson Rawls is a favorite.The story revolves around a 10-year-old boy from the Ozarks during the great depression and his two hunting hounds Old Dan and Little Ann. The story follows the boy's trials and tribulations and the many emotions surrounding these dogs.

PennDOT

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 by The Press in Local News

Job apps due by Feb. 22

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation is accepting applications for May through August employment for students and government service interns. Applicants must have a valid Pennsylvania driver's license, must be 18 years old and must be enrolled in in college for the fall 2013 semester. Submissions must be received by the close of the business day Feb. 22.

Asbury

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 by The Press in Local News

Chili cook-off on March 16

Asbury United Methodist Church, 1533 Springhouse Road, South Whitehall Township, will be having its fifth annual chili cook-off 5-8 p.m. March 16.

The community is invited to taste 40 chilies from professional, amateur and firehouse chefs and vote for their favorites.

Free-will donations will support the ministries of the Lehigh County Conference of Churches.

Log onto asburylv.org for more information.

SALISBURY TOWNSHIP SCHOOL DISTRICT

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 by DEBBIE GALBRAITH in Local News

Students wow the board with presentations at SMS

The curriculum and technology committee met at Salisbury Middle School Feb. 6 and were impressed by the presentations made by the students.

Stations were set up for committee members, administrators, parents and community members to observe the various projects being worked on by students, who have incorporated technology into their sophisticated projects.

SALISBURY HIGH SCHOOL THEATRE

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 by DEBBIE GALBRAITH in Local News

Cast and crew prepare for "Romeo and Juliet: a musical tragedy"

Salisbury High School theatre is offering a musical twist with its spring production of "Romeo and Juliet: a musical tragedy" which opens 7:30 p.m. Feb. 14, just in time for Valentine's Day. It continues 7:30 Feb. 16 and 2 p.m Feb. 17. All performances are at Salisbury High School.

Director for the play is Will Windsor Erwin, Peter Sikalias is the choreographer and assistant director, Lucille Kincaid is the music director and CJ Matz is the scenic designer.

Lehigh County

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 by The Press in Local News

PA 2-1-1 now available

PA 2-1-1, which connects people who need help with critical services and volunteer opportunities, is now available in the Lehigh Valley.

The toll-free telephone number offers information and referrals for basic needs, food banks, child and elder care, health services, housing, support groups and more.

Hours of operation are 7 a.m.to 6:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.

In addition, 2-1-1 can be integral to the community's crisis response in the event of an emergency, such as flooding, tornado, fire or other tragedy.

For more information, go to uwlanc.org.