Tyrese Martin

Pro Basketball Player is St. Luke’s Newest Community Ambassador

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Tyrese Martin grew up in Allentown, where he was a standout basketball player at William Allen High School. Having achieved success playing for the Atlanta Hawks, Martin now hopes to help kids in Allentown and the surrounding Lehigh Valley find a path to success in partnership with St. Luke’s University Health Network.

Lehigh University

Assault Followed Statement Concerning Victim’s Race, Police Say

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Bethlehem Police are investigating the assault of a college student near S. New and Morton streets Saturday as a case involving ethnic intimidation. A statewide civil rights organization Monday condemned what it called the “alleged racist attack targeting a Black student at Lehigh University.”

Crusaders Clobber Panthers

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On Friday night the Saucon Valley Panthers made their way to Bethlehem Township for a rematch with the Notre Dame Crusaders in the opening round of the PIAA District XI 3A Playoffs.  Week #1 Notre Dame was able to hold off Saucon Valley 41-34. This time the stakes were much higher with the District XI title and a possible state championship berth on the line.