Whitehall-Coplay Press

Tuesday, January 23, 2018
breaking news

Coplay budget includes tax hike

By PAUL CMIL in Local News

The final version of Coplay Borough’s 2018 budget was approved Dec. 18.

The $2.3 million budget increases property taxes by 0.03 mill. Taxes for the borough are 4.130 mills for the general fund, 0.380 mill for the library and another 0.380...

PRESS PHOTO BY JAMES BUNTINGBelow: Zephyr Elementary School students held their ninth annual winter concert at the high school auditorium Dec. 13 under the direction of Mr. Ken Schneider and Mr. Kevin Miller. The show featured individual performances by the fourth- and fifth-grade choruses, plus the fifth-grade gold band. The evening ended with a combined rendition of “We Wish You a Merry

Changes in music program

By JAMES BUNTING in School

After 25 years in the Whitehall-Coplay School District, Steckel Elementary School wished a happy retirement to music teacher Stephen Reisteter Dec. 1.

In addition to his contributions in the classroom, Reisteter is a mainstay in the Lehigh...