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DEAN’s Lists

Monday, May 18, 2020 by The Press in School

Marietta College

Shelby Millheim ’22, of Bethlehem, and a Freedom HS graduate, has been named to Marietta College’s spring 2020 dean’s list. The full-time student completed at least 15 credit hours with a grade point average between 3.50 and 3.74 to be recognized.

Marietta College is located at 215 Fifth St., Marietta, Ohio 45750. For information, call 1-800-331-7896 or visit

Montclair State University

Article By: The Press

Monday, May 18, 2020 by The Press in School

It is no secret that our world has been turned upside down recently. With all that is going on, unfortunately, Saucon Valley School District has been closed for almost two months now, and will remain closed for the rest of the 2019-20 school year. However, the district decided that the school year will continue via online school. With most of the students and faculty having access to iPads, laptops, other electronics, and Internet service at home, school is still able to be in session Mondays through Fridays.

KidsPeace offers TeenCentral support for youth

Thursday, May 21, 2020 by The Press in School

Fears about fitting in at a new school. Concern over parents apparently heading for divorce. Questions and doubts about relationships and emerging sexuality.

Since 1998, these issues and many more have been raised with the team at, the web-based therapeutic support service powered by KidsPeace.

Now, with the onset of the coronavirus crisis, KidsPeace is devoting more resources to to provide support for young people as they deal with the unprecedented pressure and stress caused by the global pandemic.

What you need to know about COVID-19

Monday, May 18, 2020 by The Press in Local News


• Wash your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds or use hand sanitizer if soap and water are not available.

• Cover any coughs or sneezes with your elbow, not your hands.

• Clean surfaces frequently.

• If you are sick, stay home until you are feeling better.


Watch for symptoms and emergency warning signs:

• Pay attention for potential COVID-19 symptoms, including, fever, cough, and shortness of breath. If you feel like you are developing symptoms, call your doctor.

EFTI set for May 22-24

Monday, May 18, 2020 by The Press in News Briefs

The Ethnic Food Takeover Initiative of the Business and Diversity Councils of the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce will take place from May 22 through 24. The event, featuring small local businesses that serve diverse ethnic food, promotes phone and on-line ordering via for takeout, curbside and delivery. The projected positive economic impact would help the businesses to stay afloat during the economic downturn of the COVID-19 crisis and beyond.

LCCC Honors Scholar virtual session

Friday, May 15, 2020 by The Press in Focus

Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) provides a virtual information session, 5 - 6 p.m. May 19, for prospective students and their families about the college’s Honors Scholars program.

Individuals will be able to talk with faculty and learn more about the full-tuition scholarship and the academic program.

Honors Scholars is a competitive scholarship program that covers full tuition and fees for students from LCCC sponsoring school districts.

Register online: