Categories Op/Ed

Letter to the Editor: Ingredients for a Great Day

How many times in one day do you hear the greeting “Have a good day”? The response seems universal: “You too!” or “Thank you!” One day, when faced with a friendly person who was waiting for my “thank you,” these words fell in place without a pause: “If I don’t have a great day, it […]

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Categories Op/Ed

Letter to the Editor: Rifle Ban Won’t Help Again

After reading “America Banned Assault Weapons in 1994; We Can Do It Again” (Advocate, March 8), I felt I had to respond to this incomplete and misleading article. I wanted to expand on it and used an unbiased source for my information, the FBI Expanded Homicide Data Tables. One mass murder is horrible and should […]

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Categories Elizabethtown Area School DistrictFeaturedSchoolSchool Events

National Honor Society Gets 60 More EAHS Students

Elizabethtown Area High School inducted 60 students into its T.H. Ebersole Chapter of the National Honor Society at a special ceremony. Membership in the National Honor Society is one of the highest honors that can be awarded to a high school student. It recognizes the outstanding students of Elizabethtown Area High School who have exhibited […]

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Categories Elizabethtown Area School DistrictFeaturedNewsSchoolSchool Events

EAHS Students Claim Prizes at National History Day Competition

Students from Elizabethtown Area High School recently took part in the 2018 National History Day regional competition at Kutztown University. High school juniors Ryan Minnich, Sean Brown, and Nat McCloud as well as high school freshmen Benjamin Heinz and Ryan Risser all represented the district at the competition. High School social studies teacher Gerald Huesken […]

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Categories Elizabethtown Area School DistrictFeaturedSchoolSchool Events

High School Surpasses $85K Goal for Charity

Students at Elizabethtown Area High School set out to raise $85,000 to fight children’s cancer. Mission accomplished — and then some. The 12-hour dance marathon that began Friday, March 16, and continued into the following morning raised $85,717.50 for the kids. The 10th annual Mini-Thon had a superhero theme this year called “Not All Heroes […]

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