Palmerton Area School Board on Tuesday approved the following extracurricular positions, pending contract negotiations, for the 2012-13 school year:
- David Lavin, head wrestling coach
- Francis McCarrol, assistant boys' basketball coach
- James Barron, assistant boys' basketball coach
- Michael Lusch, assistant football coach
- Katelyn Boyd, volunteer softball coach
- On an 8-1 vote, Michael Stefanek, head boys' basketball coach. Director Sherry Haas was opposed.