On this date
Louise Wentz, a 15-year-old Lehighton Area High School junior, was crowned Miss Engine Company 2 of Lehighton during a program held in conjunction with Fire Prevention Week at the fire company. She succeeds Kerry Kester, who has been reigning as Miss Engine Company 2 for the past year. Named runner-up to Miss Wentz was Tracy Jo Harris, 16, also an LAHS junior. Five girls competed for the title.