Salisbury Press

Sunday, February 25, 2018

BRIEFLY

Thursday, January 25, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

HARRY S

TRUMAN

ELEMENTARY

Harry S Truman Elementary School will hold registration for students enrolling in kindergarten for the 2018-2019 school year 9 to 10:30 a.m. and 1 to 2:30 p.m. Feb. 22.

Registration will be held at the school, 1400 Gaskill St.

Students must be five years of age before Sept. 1 to enroll. Bring a copy of the child’s current immunizations, birth certificate and two proofs of Salisbury residency.

For more information, visit the...

SALISBURY TOWNSHIP SCHOOL DISTRICT

Thursday, January 25, 2018 by MARGE HOPKINS in Local News

The Salisbury Township School District operations meeting held Jan. 17 began with an overview and debate over the necessity for the varsity softball dugouts.

“We are coming in right where we expected, in the $65,000 range for the girls varsity dugouts,” Director of Maintenance, Buildings and Grounds William Brackett said. The new dugouts will be comparable to the varsity boys dugouts and be constructed of cinder block and include sideline safety fencing and a new backdrop.

A...

EASTERN SALISBURY COLUMN

Thursday, January 25, 2018 by SARAH TAKACS in Columns

It’s officially the middle of the school year, with the end of the second marking period for the middle and high school coming to an end. This year is flying by. With that in mind, please remember that due to the two snow days we have used, the following days will now be snow makeup days with school in session: Feb. 16 and March 29. Both days will be early dismissals with Salisbury Middle School and Salisbury High School dismissing 12:15 p.m. and Harry S Truman Elementary School and Western...

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Thursday, January 25, 2018 by The Press in Local News

Jan. 25

The Upper Milford Historical Society will meet 7 p.m. at the Upper Milford Township building, 5671 Chestnut St., Zionsville. The meeting theme will be “Discovery Night” and attendees will bring items of historical interest to share. All are welcome. For information, call 610-966-4376.

Jan. 28

Red Cross blood drive 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Quakertown Farmers Market, 201 Station Road. The bloodmobile will be parked outside Entrance #18 near the garden center....

STUDENT OF THE WEEK

Thursday, January 25, 2018 by APRIL PETERSON in School

Q: In what grade are you currently enrolled?

A: I am currently a senior at Salisbury High School.

Q: What is your favorite subject? Why?

A: History. I love learning about past societies/civilizations and their cultures. It’s so interesting to look into past trends and see how they develop through time.

Q: Have you received any special awards or recognition?

A: I have been involved in National Honor Society since my sophomore year.

Q: Are you involved...

BRIEFLY

Thursday, January 25, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

WESTERN

SALISBURY

ELEMENTARY

Western Salisbury Elementary School will hold registration for students enrolling in kindergarten for the 2018-2019 school year 9:30 a.m. Feb. 21.

Registration will be held at the school, 3201 Devonshire Road.

Students must be five years of age before Sept. 1 to enroll. For more information, visit the school website at www.salisburysd.org or contact the school secretary at 610-797-1688....

Miller-Keystone holds ribbon-cutting ceremony in memory of Wayne Leibensperger Jr.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 by CONTRIBUTED ARTICLE in Local News

Miller-Keystone Blood Center held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for a new bloodmobile in memory of Lehigh Valley resident, Wayne Leibensperger Jr.

Leibensperger Jr. was a healthy, 21-year-old man from Salisbury Township who died in 2014. He was an avid blood donor who donated faithfully every eight weeks. Although he is gone, his legacy will continue through the Wayne Leibensperger Jr. Memorial Blood Drives held throughout the region, and now through the Wayne Leibensperger Jr. Memorial...