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 www.marietta.edu/.
Montclair State University
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.
Fears about fitting in at a new school. Concern over parents apparently heading for divorce. Questions and doubts about relationships and emerging sexuality.
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• 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.
Miller-Keystone Blood Center (MKBC) has issued an urgent appeal for donors of all blood types, as well as platelets.
According to Executive Director of Donor Operations Qiana Cressman, the current need for blood donations comes as our regional hospitals resume elective surgeries, such as knee or hip replacements.
Gloria D. Conover, 82, of Bethlehem, died May 11, 2020, at Cedarbrook Nursing Home, Fountain Hill. Born in Bethlehem, she was the daughter of the late Harvey and Elizabeth (Major) Dickert. She was the wife of the late Donald Conover.
She was a member of College Hill Moravian Church, Bethlehem,
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 www.lehighvalleychamber.org/list-of-ethnic-restaurants.html 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.
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.