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James Madison University

Wednesday, March 6, 2013 by The Press in Local News

Grace Baillie, of Emmaus, was named to the dean's list at James Madison University. Baillie is a senior majoring in communication sciences and disorders.

Elizabethtown College

Christina Gilley, of Macungie, was named to the dean's list at Elizabethtown College. Gilley is a sophomore majoring in health and occupation.

Jordan Laliberte, of Macungie, was named to the dean's list at Elizabethtown College. Laliberte is a senior majoring in social studies education.

MACUNGIE BOROUGH COUNCIL

Wednesday, March 6, 2013 by PETER MCCONNELL Special to The Press in Local News

Road projects moving forward; tax hikes likely

Macungie Borough Council has decided to initiate the funding of three capital fund road projects with financing, a decision with long-term effects on the borough that will most likely include tax hikes.

The borough is already contracted with the Devine School to reconstruct unopened Lumber Street in preparation for the new day care to open there it's a $250,000 contribution from the borough to match that of the Devines. Now council has approved financing for reconstruction of Cotton Street and a traffic light at the intersection of Church and Main Streets.

A man and his mission

Wednesday, March 6, 2013 by DEBBIE GALBRAITH in Local News

Using the cross to share hope with others

For many Christians, the cross is the symbol of their faith. It represents the sacrifice and suffering of Christ and gives hope to many others.

For Doug Lapp, of Coopersburg, the cross represents how he shares his faith with others through his talents.

Lapp makes wooden crosses and gives them away.

He was born and raised in the Nazarene church with three uncles and a cousin holding the position of minister.

In 1976, he married Tammy and the two began attending Trinity Memorial Lutheran Church in Allentown.

COLLEGE CORNER

Wednesday, March 6, 2013 by The Press in Local News

Elizabethtown College

Christina Gilley, of Macungie, was named to the dean's list at Elizabethtown College. Gilley is a sophomore majoring in health and occupation.

Jordan Laliberte, of Macungie, was named to the dean's list at Elizabethtown College. Laliberte is a senior majoring in social studies education.

Brianna Maurer, of Macungie, was named to the dean's list at Elizabethtown College. Maurer is a junior majoring in political science.