Parkland Press

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

HAPPENINGS

Thursday, May 16, 2019 by The Press in Local News

THURSDAY

MAY 16

·Take Off Pounds Sensibly at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Breinigsville, 10 a.m.-noon. Call 610-398-9272.

·Model Railroad Explorer Post 101 at Coplay Municipal Building, Room 201, 96 S. Fourth St., 7-9 p.m. Call 610-965-2598 or 610-262-7013.

·Al-Anon Family Support group for adult children of alcoholics and dysfunctional families at First Presbyterian Church, Tilghman St. and Cedar Crest Blvd., Allentown, 7-9 p.m.; Alcoholics Anonymous, 8-9 p.m.

Parkland graduate honored at University of Tennessee

Thursday, May 16, 2019 by The Press in Local News

Leah Wenhold, a 2013 graduate of Parkland High School, received the Chancellor’s Citation for Extraordinary Professional Promise from the University of Tennessee at the annual chancellor’s honors banquet April 16 in Knoxville.

This honor is awarded to undergraduate and graduate students who demonstrate professional promise in teaching, research, or other contributions.

Wenhold will graduate from the University of Tennessee in August with a Master’s degree in geology and a minor in watershed studies.

lunch menus

Thursday, May 16, 2019 by The Press in School

Thursday, May 16: Elem.: Chicken and cheese quesadilla with salsa, hot dog on roll, salad bar, dinner roll, cereal meal, steamed green beans. M.S., H.S.: Chicken and cheese quesadilla with salsa, hot dog on roll, tortilla chips with salsa. M.S.: Steamed green beans, also.

Friday, May 17: Elem.: Turkey sausage patty, yogurt, salad bar, dinner roll, cereal meal, French toast sticks, Tater Tots, Fruitables juice. M.S., H.S.: Egg McTrojan, yogurt, French toast sticks, Tater tots.

Not suspended for some offenses

Thursday, May 16, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

LICENSES

Pennsylvania Act 95 of 2018, signed into law by Gov. Tom Wolf, is now in effect to eliminate driver’s license suspensions for nondriving infractions in the commonwealth moving forward.

The law amends Title 75 of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes to reflect a driving privilege suspension will no longer be imposed for certain non-highway safety violations, including substance use violations.

Kenneth C. Fillman Jr.

Thursday, May 16, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

worked at Air Products

Kenneth C. Fillman Jr., 70, of Allentown, died May 9, 2019, under hospice care at Lehigh Valley Hospital surrounded by his loving family.

He and his wife, Yvonne (Rathburn) Fillman, celebrated their 48th anniversary last October.

Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Kenneth and Betty Lou (Plessor) Fillman.

A 1967 graduate of William Allen High School, he was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps who served in Vietnam.

He worked at Air Products for 43 years and was a motor route driver for The Morning Call for 33 years.