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Jean Stoneback and her house, Circa 1820

Wednesday, March 20, 2013 by LORETTA FENSTERMACHER Special to The Press in Local News

Editor's Note: The Press is running a 3-part series on former Press writer Jean Stoneback. Stoneback was a columnist with The Press for many years, writing about life on "The Patch" in Alburtis. Readers enjoyed hearing about Stoneback's family and life on the farm. In this series, we will learn about the family history, her house and the renovations to the home.

Jean Caroline Butz Stoneback, born in 1920, passed away at the age of 90 Sept. 2, 2010.

Officers have zero tolerance for drivers on drugs

Wednesday, March 20, 2013 by TYLER D. MARTIN in Local News

The Pennsylvania DUI Association presented a class to help local officers identify drivers impaired by drugs at the Lehigh Valley Hospital – Muhlenberg March 7.

The Advanced Roadside Impaired Driving Enforcement training session was designed to prepare the 45 officers in attendance for the possibility of optional training to become a Drug Enforcement Expert.

Daryl LaPointe, one of the officers teaching the class, said there are seven DREs in Northampton and Lehigh counties and only about eight in the entire eastern portion of Pennsylvania.

COLLEGE CORNER

Wednesday, March 20, 2013 by The Press in Local News

Saint Joseph's University

Michael Pogash, of Emmaus, was named to the dean's list at Saint Joseph's University. Pogash is majoring in chemistry.

Lindsay Bisbing, of Emmaus, was named to the dean's list at Saint Joseph's University. Bisbing is majoring in food marketing.

Nicholas Nelson, of Macungie, was named to the dean's list at Saint Joseph's University. Nelson is majoring in theater and film.

BREAKING NEWS

Wednesday, March 13, 2013 by The Press in Local News

Student charged with terroristic threats

The Emmaus Police Department announced March 12 an Emmaus High School ninth grade student has been charged with terroristic threats, a felony of the third degree, for a threat communicated to Emmaus High School Dec. 20, 2012. Charges will be referred to Lehigh County Juvenile Court. EHS received three such threats in the last three months. Police said the investigation is continuing on the other threats.