Categories CommunityFeaturedNewsPolice & Fire

Pittsburgh Police Lieutenant Named Elizabethtown Police Chief

Elizabethtown’s next police chief is a Pittsburgh police lieutenant who has spent nearly 23 years on that police force. Edward M. Cunningham Jr. was hired by a unanimous vote of the Elizabethtown Borough Council on Thursday, Dec. 21. He is to start his duties when he is sworn in at the Borough Council’s reorganizational meeting […]

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Categories CommunityFeaturedNews

EAHS Seniors Ruby, Denlinger Honored by Rotary Club

Elizabethtown Area High School seniors Hannah Ruby and Austin Denlinger were named the Elizabethtown Rotary Club’s students of the month for December. Ruby and Denlinger were honored for their high academic achievement and extensive involvement in school, and community service activities. Ruby is the daughter of Greg and Nikki Ruby of Bainbridge. She is a […]

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Categories FeaturedNewsSchool Board News

Donegal Schools to Enforce Policy Limiting Field Trips

Citing concerns about taking time away from the classroom, the Donegal School Board has decided to enforce a long-existing but previously unenforced policy to limit field trips to one per year. During the public comment portion of the school board meeting on Thursday, Dec. 7, three mothers of fourth grade students asked the board to […]

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Categories Elizabethtown Area School DistrictFeaturedNewsSchoolSchool Board News

Elizabethtown Area Schools Might End Outsourcing of Autistic Support

The Elizabethtown Area School District may take over the operation of two autistic support programs, one at the middle school and one at the high school, that are currently run by the Lancaster-Lebanon Intermediate Unit 13. While the IU13 offers quality special education services, the move would save the district money and provide more control […]

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Categories Business NewsFeaturedNews

Elizabethtown Law Firm Plans Merger With Lancaster Firm

The attorneys and staff of Elizabethtown-based law firm Gingrich, Smith, Klingensmith & Dolan are to join Lancaster-based law firm Nikolaus & Hohenadel LLP effective Jan. 1. Although GSK&D is merging into Nikolaus & Hohenadel, attorneys John M. Smith, Kevin D. Dolan, Jeffrey S. Shank and Julie M. Cooper, and their support staff will continue to […]

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Categories BowlingEAHS BearsFeaturedSports

Bowling Team Has Great Start to Season

Frank Telenko, head coach of the Elizabethtown Area High School’s varsity bowling team, admits that he had some questions regarding how his team would perform in the 2017-18 season. “We only have two returning starters from last year,” the coach said, referring to his team’s inexperience playing at the varsity level. Based on the Bears’ […]

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