Parkland Press

Sunday, January 20, 2019

Firearms courses

Friday, January 18, 2019 by The Press in Business Showcase

Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC), a certified training center specified by the Pennsylvania Training Commission, offers courses for Pennsylvania police officers, Act 235 security officers and civilians who possess firearms or carry self-defense tools.

For a course list, including dates, times and fees: www.lccc.edu/publicsafety; 610-799-1780.

To register: ncregistrar@mymail.lccc.edu; 610-799-1197

Health-care information

Friday, January 18, 2019 by The Press in Business Showcase

Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) offers programs in the health-care field at LCCC campuses in Allentown and Tamaqua.

Free health-care information sessions are: 5 p.m. Jan. 24, March 21 and May 9, and 9 a.m. Feb. 13, April 10 and June 5.

Courses include “Community Health Worker,” “EKG Technician and CPR Training,” “Medical Office Administrator” and “Nurse Aide Orientation.

Pre-registration is required by calling 610-799-1669.

Geisinger St. Luke’s to fill 200 jobs at facility in 2019

Friday, January 18, 2019 by The Press in Business Showcase

The Geisinger St. Luke’s Hospital, under construction near Orwigsburg, Berks County, and scheduled to open next year, is expected to fill 200 jobs.

Permanent positions paying family-sustaining wages and benefits include doctors, nurses, technicians and other workers. All are needed to provide the inpatient care, surgery, radiology, lab and additional services the 80-bed hospital will feature, including an emergency department, medical-surgical suites and an intensive care unit.

Trojans’ Lehman dives to first place at meet

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 by The Press in Sports

The East Penn Conference held its annual midseason diving meet Saturday at Nazareth.

Parkland’s Lexi Lehman led a dominant effort from the Parkland girls team, winning the event with a score of 445.95 as the Trojans places three divers in the girls top five and six in the top 10.

Logan Choma led Parkland’s boys team with a second-place finish. The Trojan boys team also had three of the top five finishers.