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S. Whitehall celebrates National Night Out


Special to The Press

South Whitehall administration, police, firefighters, along with Lehigh County Special Operations and Cetronia Ambulance Corps personnel were joined by military recruiters, local businesses and many attendees for the township’s National Night Out Aug. 2 at Covered Bridge Park, South Whitehall.

National Night Out is held the first Tuesday of August to connect residents with their first responders, police, firefighters and EMS personnel.

At the South Whitehall National Night Out, residents could meet and talk with township managers, commissioners, and department supervisors as well as police, fire and EMS personnel.

PRESS PHOTO BY LOU WHEELAND Visitors to South Whitehall Township's National Night Out Aug. 2 were treated to a hayride through Covered Bridge Park. Enjoying the ride are Tristan and Nika Buskirk, Javonn and Seinna Vane, Cole, Selena and Lyla Robinson, Carlton and Maggie, Sloane and Andrew Drake, and Jason and Nixson Stalzite. Additional photos appear on page A2.
Food for South Whitehall's National Night Out was donated by Lehigh Valley Water Systems. Serving the free food were Lean Salines, Laurie Gruee, Michelle Steiner, Christina “Tori” Morgan, Ben Long, Joe Setton and Gail Micca.
Former South Whitehall Township Commissioners Tori Morgan joined Ben Long visit during National Night Out.
Maci, Cole and Elsie Pacentine of South Whitehall visited the Lehigh County Juvenile Probation booth at National Night Out Aug. 2.
Cole Pacentine tries out the driver's seat in a National Guard vehicle at National Night Out Aug. 2 in South Whitehall. Medic Gigi Rodriguez with the 108th Area Medical Support Co., Allentown, was greeting visitors.
PRESS PHOTOS BY LOU WHEELAND Part of South Whitehall Township's National Night Out was a corn hole tournament. Abigail Hoke and Skyler Bilous, of South Whitehall, were up for the task.