Categories Op/Ed

Letter to the Editor: State Supreme Court Shouldn’t Be Voting Along Party Lines

I was disturbed to see the Pennsylvania Supreme Court rule the Pennsylvania congressional district map to be unconstitutional. Now, I don’t care whether my district looks like Goofy kicking Donald Duck or Tinker Bell beating up on Mickey Mouse. But I do want to feel like my elected officials can honestly and fairly represent the […]

Read More
Categories Op/Ed

Letter to the Editor: Congressman Misleads Public About Children’s Health Care

 On Jan. 20, U.S. Rep. Lloyd Smucker addressed the government shutdown by writing on social media: “Democrats are choosing to play political games instead of providing health care to 9 million American children.” This is an outrageous twisting of the truth. Senate Republicans let funding expire last September for the Children’s Health Insurance Program. At […]

Read More
Categories CommunityElizabethtown Area School DistrictFeaturedNewsSchool

Elizabethtown Area High School Writers Honored for Excellence

Elizabethtown Area High School seniors Scyla Crozier and Erin Kraskewicz won awards in the 2018 Lancaster County Regional Scholastic Writing Awards sponsored by the Lancaster County Library. Kraskewicz was honored with a silver key in the poetry category for her entry “Purple Daffodils” and an honorable mention for her Personal Essay/Memoir entry titled “The Girl.” […]

Read More
Categories CommunityFeaturedNews

Elizabethtown College to Host Symposium on Opioid Epidemic

On Jan. 10, Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf signed a statewide disaster declaration to enhance state response, increase access to treatment and save lives to help strengthen the fight against addiction to heroin and other opioids. The declaration, the first-of-its-kind for a public health emergency in Pennsylvania, will utilize a command center at the Pennsylvania Emergency […]

Read More