That time of year already

Second-year Salem High School head football coach Ron Johnson works on a drill with junior quarterback Trace Jenkins Tuesday at the high school practice field. The Quakers will open their season at home Friday, Aug. 30 versus Youngstown Liberty. The team will also participate Friday at Reilly Stadium in “Meet the Team Night.” All fall SHS teams will be introduced including the football team and cheerleaders at 11:30 p.m. followed by midnight madness. The team will also participate in a 4 p.m. Saturday rally along with the pep band and cheerleaders as part of the Salem iFest activities being held in the municipal parking lot along East Pershing Street. (Salem News photo by Gary Leininger)