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That chronic chest cold may be more than you think

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 by The Press in Opinion

The nasty cycle repeated itself for decades.

Verna, a public school teacher, would suffer a serious bout of bronchitis.

A week of antibiotics knocked out the infection enough that she would feel ready to return to the classroom.

Two weeks later the bronchitis was back.

So were the antibiotics.

After repeated bronchial infections year after year, she finally sought the opinion of a pulmonary specialist.

In-depth testing and a CT scan showed she had...

HST students recognized for no missed homework

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 by The Press in School

Harry S. Truman Elementary School has announced the names of students named to the No Missed Homework list for October.

Kindergarten: Ella Bannon, Caleb Gonzalez, Floyd Greaves, Jesse Gunning, Aniylah Hamilton, Adalyn Hernandez, Matthew Hrycko, Dylan Legath, Olivia Lelko, Sebastian Padilla, Carter Palenchar, Julianna Pena, Mackenzie Petko, William Romero-Montanez, Nashly Tavarez, Ederline Tejada, Lilian Bender, Tevin Christopher, Michelle Curcio, Jairaliz Dueno, Jacey Faustner, Tanner...

Toll increase approved

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs


The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission has approved a six percent toll increase for 2019 both for E-ZPass and cash customers; the increase is set to start 12:01 a.m. Jan. 6, 2019.

The toll increase will apply to all PA Turnpike sections and extensions, including the westbound Delaware River Bridge cashless tolling point (#359) in Bucks County, where tolls have not changed since January 2016.

The most-common toll for a passenger vehicle will increase from $1.30...

Drama club presents ‘Willa Wonkie and the College Tour’ Nov. 30, Dec. 1

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 by The Press in Columns

The Allentown Cedntral Catholic High School 2021 Student Council held a Glow-in-the-Dark Bowling Tournament Nov. 9. The event was held in Masson Auditorium and was a fun night for all in attendance.

Two senior student athletes have recently been recognized by local organizations.

Viking football running back Logan Bachman was named as an Eastern Pennsylvania Conference South All-Star First Team Offensive Player.

Vikette volleyball player Rachel Hess was Coordinated...


Wednesday, November 28, 2018 by SARAH TAKACS in Columns

The Harry S Truman Elementary School PTO holiday shop is in full swing this week to allow students to pick out gifts for the holidays at an affordable price. Prices range from 25 cents to $10 and a shopping list was sent home with students. This is always a great experience for students to pick out their own gifts and PTO volunteers assist and wrap the gifts for them.

The Salisbury High School winter concert will be held 7 p.m. Nov. 29. The concert will feature performances by Give Me...