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This local school is taking learning on the road with a tasty new addition (PHOTOS)

The newest food truck in the Lehigh Valley is owned by the Bethlehem Area Vo-tech and manned by students.

Freedom High School has 2 valedictorians. And they happen to have the same last name

Anjali and Olivia Chhugani are fraternal twins who earned straight A+ all four years of high school.

Hornet Grapplers Go International  Wayne Independent

Honesdale wrestling team makes a summer pilgrimage to the "Old Country"

Freedom High School prom 2018 (PHOTOS)

Freedom High School celebrated its prom Friday night at Steelstacks in Bethlehem.

Students return to Freedom High School  WFMZ Allentown

The threat was written on a bathroom wall Friday morning at the Bethlehem Township school.

Freedom High School graduation 2018 (PHOTOS)

Freedom High School held its 2018 commencement ceremony at Stabler Arena in Bethlehem.

Freedom High School graduation 2017 (PHOTOS)

Freedom High School held its 2017 commencement ceremony at Stabler Arena in Bethlehem.

High school student running for Bethlehem School Board  69News WFMZ-TV

BETHLEHEM, Pa. - The race for Bethlehem school board just got interesting. An unconventional candidate is throwing his hat into the ring, and the incumbent ...

This high schooler thinks his school board is out of touch, so he's running to join them

Kyle Miceli, 18, of Bethlehem Township, is running for a four-year term on the Bethlehem Area School Board.

They are the best high schools in the Greater Lehigh Valley, per U.S. News & World Report

The leader in U.S. high school and college rankings has taken its methodology down to the local level, so now you can compare all of the high schools in the ...

Freedom edges Parkland in EPC girls hoops playoffs  69News WFMZ-TV

BETHLEHEM, Pa. - Freedom defeated Parkland 40-30 in an EPC girls basketball playoff game at Freedom High School on Friday night. The Patriots advance to ...

Marketing Musikfest gives Bethlehem high school students real-world experience  Allentown Morning Call

The “Marketing Musikfest” class offered at Bethlehem area schools, gives students real-world experience in choosing bands, booking and marketing them.

Police: Freedom High School student attacked officers  WFMZ Allentown

Bethlehem Township Police say the 16 year-old girl kicked, bit and spat on three officers after they responded to reports of an assault at the high school Monday ...

Freedom's Roeder is lehighvalleylive Football Coach of the Year

Jason Roeder guided the Patriots to their first district championship.

Freedom High School graduation 2019 (PHOTOS)

Freedom High School seniors celebrate their 2019 graduation.

Meet the 2017 Freedom High School Marching Band (PHOTOS)

The Freedom High School Patriot Marching Band gears up for a new season.

Freedom High student arrested at school, suspended

Bethlehem high schools evacuated after threat. An 18-year-old Freedom High School student was taken into custody the morning of March 28, 2017, authorities ...

District 11 individual wrestling tourneys underway in Bethlehem  69News WFMZ-TV

BETHLEHEM, Pa. - The District 11 3A and 2A individual wrestling tournaments began on Friday in Bethlehem with the 3A action taking place at Liberty High ...

Freedom avenges loss to Liberty, advances to District 11 6A football semifinals  Allentown Morning Call

Freedom running back Matt Russin (20) splits two Liberty defenders in the first half of their District 11 Class 6A football quarterfinal. (Rick Kintzel / The Morning ...

Freedom High School to finally have its own turf

The Bethlehem Township high school will get a new six-lane track and synthetic turf field installed this summer.

Freedom High School senior, injured in crash, surprises classmates during graduation  Allentown Morning Call

The cheers and claps that followed each Freedom High School graduate across the stage Thursday night were dwarfed by the deafening roar Kiera Pheiffer's ...

Easton, Freedom battle to draw  69News WFMZ-TV

BETHLEHEM, Pa. - Easton and Freedom tied 2-2 in an EPC boys soccer game at Freedom High School on Tuesday night. The two goals for the Red Rovers ...

After 18 years and 38 shows, high school theater director calls it quits

Freedom High School Theater Director Jennifer Wescoe says this spring's musical is her last.

High School Football 2018: Freedom Patriots preview  Allentown Morning Call

The Freedom Patriots are looking to win a championship after finishing as District 11 Class 6A runners-up the past two years.

Can the killing of Holly Branagan ever be solved?  Allentown Morning Call

Nearly 40 years after Holly Branagan was found brutally murdered in her Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, home, can the case ever be solved?

Easton girls soccer edges Freedom  69News WFMZ-TV

BETHLEHEM, Pa. - Easton defeated Freedom 2-1 in an EPC girls soccer match at Freedom High School on Tuesday night. It was Senior Night for the Patriots.

Freedom High School graduation 2015 (PHOTOS)

Freedom High School's Class of 2015 graduated Thursday night during a ceremony at Lehigh University's Stabler Arena in Bethlehem.

Freedom High student walks 22 miles for veterans  WFMZ Allentown

Walking to make a difference in the fight against veteran suicide.

The Rock gives Bethlehem a shout out in his HBO series

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson's now starring in HBO's "Ballers," where he plays Spencer Strasmore, a retired football player now working as a financial manager ...

Lockdown lifted at Bethlehem schools  WFMZ Allentown

BETHLEHEM TWP., Pa. - The Bethlehem Area School District has announced that the lockdown has been lifted at three schools, and the district attorney said ...

Champions at last: Freedom football crushes Emmaus to win first D-11 title

Freedom 49, Emmaus 17 – Rapid Recap. Freedom High School has the top football team in District 11's top classification, finally. The No. 1-seeded Patriots ...

Freedom High School salutes Class of 2009  The Express Times -

Photos Courtesy of Freedom High SchoolFrom left: Shikha Saxena, Rebecca Valvik, and Sarah A. Swienckowski-Eckhart Express-Times Photo | CYNTHIA ...

Bethlehem Area teacher named a finalist for Pa's Teacher of the Year  Allentown Morning Call

Freedom High School biology teacher Amber Chiafulio is a finalist for Pennsylvania's Teacher of the Year award.

Class of 2012 Graduates from Freedom High School

Proud parents, family members and friends will gather this evening at Stabler Arena to watch as 459 members of the Class of 2012 of are granted their diplomas ...

Freedom High School graduation 2016 (PHOTOS)

Freedom High School held its commencement Tuesday night at Stabler Arena in Bethlehem. The valedictorian was Ross Sonnenblick and the salutatorian was ...

Strong winds cause downed trees, power outages across the region  69News WFMZ-TV

Some schools in the Bethlehem Area School District dismissed early due to power outages.

Freedom High School student had pellet gun, drugs in school, police report  The Express Times -

Bethlehem Township, Pa. police received a tip that a student had a weapon and drugs in his backpack, court records state.

District 11 rules Jevin Muniz is eligible to play basketball at Executive Education Academy Charter  Allentown Morning Call

It took more than two hours on Tuesday morning in the Whitehall-Coplay School District board room, but PIAA District 11 granted eligibility to Jevin Muniz, the ...

PIAA Playoff Bill: Key takeaways from the proposal that would separate high school postseason tournaments  Allentown Morning Call

Seven takeaways from the new bill proposed by members of the state legislature to prompt the PIAA to hold separate tournaments in high school sports for ...

Powerful winds blamed for toppled trees, power outages across Lehigh Valley  Allentown Morning Call

Wild wind gusts rattled the Lehigh Valley on Monday, knocking out power to thousands of customers, downing tree limbs and utility poles and keeping ...

Who's in the Bethlehem Hall of Fame?  Allentown Morning Call

Here is a list of who made the Bethlehem Hall of Fame's inaugural class, which is being inducted during a day of celebrating Bethlehem's 275th anniversary.

Vigil for Freedom High School student injured in wreck draws hundreds  The Express-Times -

Kiera Pheiffer, a 17-year-old senior who plays on the girls soccer team, is fighting in the wake of a Saturday morning car crash, her father says.

All-State Football Team: Liberty's Trevor Harris, Freedom's Tristan Wheeler and Nazareth's Tommy Manos earn 6A  Allentown Morning Call

The all-state football team for classes 2A, 4A and 6A are being announced throughout the day on Thursday.

Sankofa's pressure takes toll on Red Raiders in state semifinals  Sunbury Daily Item

BETHLEHEM — Thomas Schultz's voice barely rose above a whisper.

Freddy Awards 2019: Bangor comes out on top in nominations  Allentown Morning Call

The 2019 Freddy Awards nominations are out and Bangor Area High School's “Mamma Mia!” leads the way with the most nominations at 16. The nominations ...

Meet the Bethlehem man who knows how ‘Game of Thrones’ ends  Allentown Morning Call

Casey Bloys, a Freedom High School graduate, has built a career around shepherding critically acclaimed TV shows on HBO such as “Game of Thrones,” ...

Richard Jay and the infamous Freedom High School jacket ban of the mid 1990s  The Express Times -

Express-Times File PhotoA Liberty High Schoool student uses his jacket to shield himself from the rain in this photo taken several years ago. He probably ...

Freedom High School Honor Roll - 7th Marking Period

Bethlehem, PA - Congratulations to all those students whose hard work and dedication to their studies paid off!

Wanderers win NorCo legion title  69News WFMZ-TV

BETHLEHEM, Pa. - The Wanderers defeated Northampton 1-0 on Monday evening at Freedom High School to win the NorCo legion baseball championship.

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson, Freedom High School grad, has become a savior of stale film series  The Express Times -

The actor and professional wrestler has injected new life into 'Fast Five,' 'The Mummy Returns,' 'Journey 2' and now 'G.I. Joe: Retaliation.'

Bethlehem Area high school student with Axe allergy hospitalized after exposure  The Express Times -

Brandon Silk went into anaphylactic shock Wednesday morning, his second day back to school. He missed Tuesday after a slight exposure.

Freedom High School Class of 2010 bids farewell at Stabler Arena  The Express Times -

Class of 2010 graduated tonight in a ceremony at Lehigh University's Stabler Arena. Michael Fazio was valedictorian. The faculty-selected speaker was Demi ...

Bethlehem Area School District coach had sex with student, police say

bednarik-adam. Adam Bednarik in his playing days at the University of West Virginia. (Courtesy photo). A Bethlehem Area School District coach and teacher's ...

High school scores, schedules for March 16, 2019  Tribune-Review

By: HSSN Staff Saturday, March 16, 2019 | 10:00 PM. 894565_web1_ptr-HSscores. High Schools. Basketball. Boys. PIAA playoffs. Class 6A. Quarterfinals.

Safe2Say app changing the way Lehigh Valley school districts respond to threats against students  Allentown Morning Call

Since its launch in January, the Pennsylvania attorney general's Safe2Say Something student safety app has received nearly 21000 tips on threats and other ...

Theater: New company to provide more roles for people of color  Allentown Morning Call

A new theater company that hopes to provide more roles for people of color will present its first show, about a Latino woman who faces an apocalypse in New ...

Surprise death of student-athlete has schools, parents working to save others  PennLive

While all high school student-athletes undergo a physical prior to playing sports, those tests do not include advanced heart screenings.

Here's how much Bethlehem Area principals, administrators earn under new pact

By Rudy Miller | For After working for a year without a contract, the Bethlehem Area School District's principals and administrators have a ...

Nazareth announces its first class of inductees for athletics hall of fame  Allentown Morning Call

Weekly Around the Valley column looks at several items in Lehigh Valley sports including the first class of inductees into the Nazareth High School athletics Hall ...

WATCH: How a Freedom coach changed Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson's life

Pro-wrestler-turned-movie-star Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson discussed how a Freedom High School teacher and football coach changed his life's trajectory ...

When are the 2019 High School Graduations at Stabler?  Saucon Source

If you have lived or worked in the Saucon Valley area for any length of time, you probably know by now that every year many Lehigh Valley high schools hold ...

At Freedom High commencement, giant steps | Turkeys and Trophies

Other trophies go to Allentown and Harmony Township firefighters, 18-year-old video challenge winner.

Who was that masked man? Liberty-Freedom show was one-of-a-kind -

Liberty's Grenadier Marching Band brought in a special guest for its half-time show at the annual district rivalry game.

A look at the National Football Foundation high school football scholar-athletes to be honored March 3  Allentown Morning Call

A look at the 33 high school and six colege scholar-athletes for the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame Lehigh Valley Chapter banquet on ...

Freedom steps outside the box with wrestling hire | Commentary

Freedom High School broke the mold with the hiring this week of Dante Terenzio as its new head wrestling coach. The usual process recently in the ...

Freedom High School: Once Upon a Mattress  WFMZ Allentown

Freedom High School: Once Upon a Mattress | 2018 Freddy Awards participating high school . Your source for everything about the Freddy Awards including ...

WATCH: Meet the Navy and Army veterans behind Seven Sirens Brewing Co., coming to Bethlehem

The indoor/outdoor beer garden-style brewery is planned inside a former parking garage on the city's South Side.

Theater: Colorful ‘Joseph’ to open at PA Playhouse  Allentown Morning Call

When “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” opens Friday, May 31, at Pennsylvania Playhouse in Bethlehem, the entire production will explode with ...

High school scores, schedules for March 13, 2019  Tribune-Review

By: HSSN Staff Wednesday, March 13, 2019 | 11:17 PM. 879489_web1_ptr-HSscores. High Schools. Basketball. Boys. PIAA playoffs. Class 6A. Second round.

Official: Smoke, but no fire at Freedom High School  Allentown Morning Call

Official: Smoke, but no fire at Freedom High School.

High school scores, schedules for March 8, 2019  Tarentum Valley News Dispatch

By: HSSN Staff Friday, March 8, 2019 | 11:29 PM. 858729_web1_ptr-HSscores. High schools. Basketball. Boys. PIAA playoffs. First round. Class 6A. Saturday's ...

Authorities continue to investigate 40-year-old murder  69News WFMZ-TV

Who killed Holly Branagan? That's a question that has haunted the Lehigh Valley for more than four decades.

High school scores, schedules for March 9, 2019  Tarentum Valley News Dispatch

By: HSSN Staff Saturday, March 9, 2019 | 10:40 PM. 861453_web1_ptr-HSscores. High schools. Basketball. Boys. PIAA playoffs. Class 6A. First round.

Freedom High School seniors graduate at Lehigh's Stabler Arena

Freedom High School held its graduation ceremony Monday at Lehigh University's Stabler Arena in Bethlehem. The 2008 graduates are:...

Freedom mourning loss of grad recalled as 'exceptional' friend

Jonathan Morales Lopez, 19, of Bethlehem Township, was one of two people who died in a two-car wreck Wednesday night.

Former student gets 5-10 years in prison in Moravian College robbery  69News WFMZ-TV

Former Moravian College student Alkiohn Dunkins robbed a fellow student in February 2017.

NFL dreams derailed by drugs, jail are back on track for Bethlehem star

Darrius Webb was the first person admitted to the Northampton County drug court program.

Preserving a piece of Bethlehem history: 'These oracles are a vital, accessible but aging population'  Allentown Morning Call

Bethlehem Public Library is collating the oral histories of African Americans for a project meant to preserve their largely untold legacy in Bethlehem.

Wilson-West Lawn's use of ineligible player frustrates Freedom soccer coach  Allentown Morning Call

Empathy and frustration. Those are the two overwhelming emotions Freedom coach Matthew Reightler felt when he learned that PIAA Class 4A state soccer ...

2019 Freddy Awards Preview: Here are 5 things to watch for  Allentown Morning Call

The stage is set to recognize the very best in Lehigh Valley high school musical theater at the 17th annual Freddy Awards at the State Theatre in Easton, 7 p.m. ...

Freedom girls basketball uses 41-8 stretch to run into D-11 final

Josh Folck | For Two of Freedom girls basketball team's seven losses this season have come against Allen. Well, that certainly wasn't ...

Lehigh Valley Music: The Freddy Awards best moments  Allentown Morning Call

The Freddy Awards bring pageantry, music and fun to Easton's State Theatre.

Southern Lehigh wins boys, girls Colonial League basketball titles  69News WFMZ-TV

BETHLEHEM, Pa. - Southern Lehigh swept the Colonial League basketball championships on Saturday at Freedom High School as both the boys and girls ...

PIAA CLASS 3A BOYS: Neumann-Goretti edges Wyoming Seminary in closing seconds  Citizens Voice

BETHLEHEM — Neumann-Goretti has not won eight state championships in the last nine years without some close calls along the way. But it's hard to imagine ...

'They wanted me to be the king,' ill student says of homecoming honor -

Freedom High School seniors reflect on why classmate Adam Recke had to be their king.

A familiar name who's 1 of Bethlehem rec programs' biggest cheerleaders is now going to lead them

Jodi Evans is married to Bethlehem's Business Administrator Eric Evans, but city officials say her experience, not her name earned her the job.

Jen Wescoe: Former athlete going out on top of her game as Freedom's theatrical director  Allentown Morning Call

When the newsletter came in the mail saying that this year's production of "Once Upon A Mattress" would be Jen Wescoe's last as director of the Freedom High ...

Liberty, Nazareth, Beca, Northampton pummel way into D-11 wrestling semis

Nazareth Area High School's Nathan Stefanik hasn't had a chance to wrestle in the Blue Eagles' clashes with Liberty this winter. He hasn't had a chance to ...

Matthew Reightler is Morning Call 2018 boys soccer coach of the year  Allentown Morning Call

Matthew Reightler interviewed with athletic director Nate Stannard for the boys soccer position at Freedom two years ago and, when offered, immediately ...

Around the Valley: Tennis to get its turn at Lehigh Country Club  Allentown Morning Call

Around the Valley features an upcoming tennis tournament at Lehigh Country Club.

Morning Call girls basketball coach of the year: Freedom's Dean Reiman  Allentown Morning Call

Freedom High School girls basketball coach Dean Reiman used to be in the business world of insurance trying to protect his clients. He's still in the futures ...

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson reminds everyone he's from Pa. in 'Ballers' episode

Professional wrestler turned movie star and potential future politician Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is doing pretty well for himself these days. He's hosting ...

Bethlehem Catholic's new principal joins from nearby school

Holly DeNofa is assistant principal at Freedom High School.

Girls basketball: Preview capsules for District 11 5A and 4A championship games  Allentown Morning Call

Preview capsules for District 11 5A and 4A girls basketball championship games. Southern Lehigh takes on Bangor in 5A, while Jim Thorpe plays Bethlehem ...

High school scores, schedules for March 12, 2019  TribLIVE High School Sports Network

By: HSSN Staff Tuesday, March 12, 2019 | 11:08 PM. 873780_web1_ptr-HSscores. High schools. Basketball. Boys. PIAA playoffs. Second round. Class 6A.

'Why? That's all we want to know' family tells convicted murderer  69News WFMZ-TV

EASTON, Pa. - Standing in a Northampton County courtroom Tuesday morning, Agnes Mullner turned to John Hann to show him one family photograph after ...

District 11 wrestling: Wilson's Marckis Branford prepared for major postseason run  Allentown Morning Call

Wilson's Marckis Branford wrestled the 2018 postseason wary of his knee and his conditioning, which made him feel vulnerable on the mat. He qualified for ...

History's Headlines: Martin Tower to come a tumblin' down  69News WFMZ-TV

The demolition would have been unthinkable on August 25, 1969, when the executives of Bethlehem Steel gathered with a group of political leaders to break ...

High school wrestling is here with the Journeymen, Super 32, Dark Knights Savage Nationals and The Surge  New York Daily News

High school wrestling season is here, thanks to a slew of national tournaments including the Journeymen, Dark Knights Savage Nationals, Super 32 and The ...

Fake blood, real-life lesson in 'Every 15 Minutes' program (PHOTOS)

Freedom High School hosted a program on the dangers of drunk, drugged and distracted driving.

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