Northampton Press

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NASD operations director, business administrator to retire

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 by PAUL WILLISTEIN in School

Two top, longtime Northampton Area School District officials are retiring.

The NASD Board of Education voted unanimously 9-0 at its Oct. 22 meeting to accept the resignations of Robert J. Yanders, NASD director of operations, for retirement, effective Aug. 13, 2019, and Terry A. Leh, NASD business administrator, for retirement, effective June 30, 2019.

District News: NAHS Drama Club will entertain with ‘Mystery at the Manor’

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 by The Press in School

Northampton Area High School Drama Club will present “Mystery at the Manor” 6:30-10:30 p.m. Oct. 19 at Blue Monkey Sports Bar & Restaurant, 1094 Howertown Road, North Catasauqua.

You’re invited to help solve the mystery of who killed Lord Heathcliff. Following the show, there will be karaoke.

The ticket price includes the entertainment and a buffet dinner.

For more information, cost and tickets, visit


Reminder: The 2018-19 winter sports sign-ups began Oct. 15 and will continue through Nov. 9. Tryouts begin Nov. 16.

District News: Drama Club prepares to take the stage

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 by The Press in School

Northampton Area High School Drama Club members will present their fall play — “The Diary of Anne Frank” — Oct. 12 and 13. The play will be performed in the high school auditorium and begins 7 p.m.

Tickets will be available at the door.


The 2018-19 winter sports sign-ups will begin Oct. 15 and continue through Nov. 9. Tryouts begin Nov. 16.


NAHS field hockey’s booster club is holding a gift card bingo Oct. 21 at Klecknersville Volunteers Rangers Fire Company, 2718 Mountain View Drive, Bath. Doors open 11:30 a.m., and bingo begins noon.

District News: Konkrete Kids will face Mountaineers Friday

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 by The Press in School

The Homecoming football game is tomorrow, Oct. 5, at Northampton Area High School’s home field. Game time starts 7 p.m.

The Konkrete Kids will face Stroudsburg High School Mountaineers.


NAHS students, please note: There is an SAT exam you may attend Oct. 6. It will be conducted at the high school and starts promptly 8 a.m.

If you have any questions, contact your school guidance counselor.


There are no classes Oct. 8. This will be a teacher in-service day, but students will have off.