East Penn Press

Saturday, September 22, 2018
PRESS PHOTO BY ED COURRIER“During the last school board meeting, one of the audience members approached me and attempted to intimidate me by calling me a homophobic slur,” Emmaus High School student Aidan Levinson said at the June 25 meeting. Copyright - © Ed Courrier

EAST PENN SCHOOL DISTRICT

By ED COURRIER in School

In a room nearly filled to capacity, the East Penn School Board June 25 meeting began with newly-appointed board member Allan Byrd taking the oath of office. Byrd replaces Alan Earnshaw with his term expiring Dec. 2, 2019.

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Raymond Mohr, 99, of Macungie, talks with The Press about his experience singing “God Bless America” at an IronPigs game recently. RIGHT: World War II veteran Mohr shows the medal he received, the French Medal of Honor, France’s highest award for foreigners.

LIVING LIFE WELL

By BEVERLY SPRINGER in Local News

Recently, Raymond Mohr, of Macungie, treated the IronPigs fans at Coca-Cola Park to his rendition of “God Bless America” during the seventh inning stretch. Mohr is neither a professional singer nor a candidate running for office. He is a 99-year-...