Parkland Press

Monday, September 24, 2018

parkland lunch menus

Thursday, September 13, 2018 by The Press in School

Thursday, Sept. 13: M.S., H.S.: Chicken fries, hot dog on roll, pierogies, baked beans. Elem.: Cereal meal and salad bar, also. No pierogies

Friday, Sept. 14: Elem.: Mini burger sliders, chicken patty sandwich, salad bar, dinner roll, cereal meal, Tater Tots, steamed corn. M.S., H.S.: Cheese steak on roll, chicken patty sandwich,Tater Tots. M.S.:Steamed corn, also.

Monday, Sept. 17: M.S., H.S.: Mini corn dogs, cheddar cheese meatloaf, sandwich on a roll, mashed potatoes with gravy. Elem.: Pizza, cereal meal, also.

Student inducted in honor society

Thursday, September 13, 2018 by The Press in


Kayla Johnson of Allentown was among several University of Scranton students recently inducted into Lambda Pi Eta, the national honor society for communication majors.

The honor society was founded in 1985 to encourage high levels of scholarship and leadership in the field of communications.

The university’s chapter was established in 1999. Johnson is a senior at the Jesuit university.


State Police Beat

Thursday, September 13, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Car hits concrete barrier on I-78, Upper Macungie

State Police Troop M, Fogelsville, say Bryan A. Glover, 25, Goose Creek, S.C. was driving a 2015 Hyundai Accent when it struck a concrete barrier 2:04 p.m. Aug. 31 on I-78, Upper Macungie Township.

According to police, Glover was allegedly driving too fast for conditions when attempting to negotiate a right curve in the roadway.

Police say he lost control of his vehicle which struck the concrete barrier between the lanes of travel.

The car received disabling damages and was removed by Yocum’s Towing.

Ella Mae Feinour-Hemerly

Thursday, September 13, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Jacob’s Church

Ella Mae Feinour-Hemerly, 89, of New Tripoli, died on Sept. 5, 2018, in Wilson Memorial Hospital, Johnson City, N.Y.

She was the wife of the late Robert A. Feinour, who died in 1963, and the late John W. Hemerly Jr., who died in 2009.

Born in Lynn Township, she was a daughter of the late Menno B. and Irene Mae (Klingaman) Snyder.

A graduate of the former Joyce Art School of Cosmetology, Allentown, she was a housewife and worked briefly as a seamstress for the former Fernbrook Fashions, Neffs and Palmerton, until 2000.

Senior expo offered Sept. 14

Thursday, September 13, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs


Area senior citizens are invited to state Rep. Zach Mako’s, R-183rd, second annual senior expo 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 14, at Bethany Wesleyan Church, 675 Blue Mountain Drive, Cherryville.

The expo is free to attend.

Attendees will have the opportunity to visit with more than 75 local, state and federal agencies and organizations offering information on programs and services available to seniors.

Free flu shots will be available, assuming no manufacturing delays.

William A. Flamish

Thursday, September 13, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

assistant football coach at Muhlenberg

William A. Flamish of Whitehall died peacefully Sept. 1, 2018, at home surrounded by his family.

He and his loving wife, Doris (Clauser) Flamish, recently celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary.

Born in Allentown he was the son of the late Joseph and Mary (Yanger) Flamish.

His first love was his family.

He was a devoted husband, proud father and adoring grandfather who taught by example.

A lifelong athlete, coach, mentor, professional and family man, he touched many lives.

Carl H. Griffin

Thursday, September 13, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Lehigh Gap Nature Center

Carl H. Griffin, 66, of Schnecksville died on Sept. 5, 2018, in his home.

He and his wife, Anne M. (Ruddy) Griffin, were married 14 years.

Born Jan. 15, 1952, in Pampa, Texas, he was the son of the late Carl H. Sr. and Priscilla M. (Perry) Griffin.

He was a production coordinator at BASF Corp. and Gulf Oil before retiring.

An avid outdoorsman, he was a member of the Allentown Hiking Club, Lehigh Gap Nature Center, the Sierra Club and Appalachian Trail Conservancy.

Richard W. Muller Jr.

Thursday, September 13, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

1962 Parkland graduate

Richard W. Muller, Jr. 73, of Bethlehem, died peacefully Sept. 4, 2018, in his home.

He and his wife Barbara Kay (Bittner) Muller were married 53 years.

Born Oct. 26, 1944, in Fountain Hill, he was the son of the late Richard W. Sr. and Jeanette R. (Neith) Muller.

A 1962 graduate of Parkland High School, he was a member of the varsity basketball and baseball teams.

In 1966, he graduated from Moravian College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics, business administration and accounting.