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E-Town Schools Pick New Contractor for Athletic Trainers

Student-athletes with the Elizabethtown Area School District will not be served by athletic trainers from CPRS Physical Therapy next school year. Instead, looking to save money, the Elizabethtown school board decided to enter into a five-year contract with Orthopedic Associates of Lancaster. OAL’s first-year fee is $65,000, rising to $73,158 in year five. The vote […]

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Five EAHS Students Get ‘Do the Right Thing’ Awards

The following Elizabethtown Area School District students were recently recognized as Elizabethtown Area Communities That Care “Do the Right Thing” winners for the month of March. Logan Tyler Hernandez, an Elizabethtown Area High School student, did an honorable act by finding personal property items and returning them to the correct owners. Ray Kriner and Anthony […]

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Bear Creek Team Top in STEM Competition

A team of students from the Bear Creek School recently took part in the Lancaster-Lebanon Intermediate Unit 13 Real World STEM Solution Challenge. Sixth graders Lillia Alvarez, Jaycen Conrad, Quinn Dolan, Gabriel Rottet and Trenten Miller collaborated to develop L.U.L.O. (Leverage Utilizing Locker Opener) that was designed to help students with stunted muscle development in […]

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Congressman, His GOP Primary Challenger to Face Off in Forum

  LNP Media Group is partnering with the dominant business organizations in Lancaster and York counties to hold a forum for voters in the newly redrawn 11th Congressional District in the runup to the Republican primary. The forum featuring incumbent Rep. Lloyd Smucker and his challenger, Manheim-area businessman Chet Beiler, is being held at 7 […]

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Mount Joy Library’s ‘Miss Jan’ Honored

Jan Betty, the youth services coordinator at Mount Joy’s Milanof-Schock Library, was among the library employees, trustees and volunteers honored at the annual meeting of the Library System of Lancaster County. Betty, known as “Miss Jan” to library patrons, got her award presented to her by Barbara J. Basile, the director of the Milanof-Schock Library. […]

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‘Silver, Wood & Ivory’ Concert Planned at Elizabethtown Church

The Elizabethtown Church of the Brethren, 777 S. Mount Joy St., Elizabethtown, plans to host a “Silver, Wood & Ivory” concert at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 29. Classically trained artists Tracy Dietrich and Cindy Wittenberg have fashioned a tapestry of music. Dietrich and Wittenberg both have instrumental performance degrees: Dietrich from Indiana University and […]

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Elizabethtown Fair Offers Six $1,000 Scholarships

The Elizabethtown Fair is announcing that a maximum of six $1,000 scholarships, through the Monsignor John W. Mignot Scholarship Program, will be awarded to Pennsylvania residents, currently (or previously) active for at least two years at a fair, and will be attending college (or other type of institution of higher learning) the fall semester of […]

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Categories FeaturedGolfSports

Rotary Club to Sponsor Charity Golf Event in Lancaster

The 25th Annual Elizabethtown Rotary Golf Major is being held on Thursday, June 14th, at the beautiful Conestoga Country Club in Lancaster. The event is designed to help fight the county-wide opioid crisis by funding strategies to identify and service at risk students, with focus on prevention. In previous years, as much as $22,000 has […]

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Categories EAHS BearsFeaturedSoftballSports

EAHS Softball Loses Twice, Gets a Win Over McCaskey; Geesey Throws a No-Hitter

The Elizabethtown Area High School softball team took a bit of a step-back with two losses before recovering with a dominating win. The Lady Bears travelled to Penn Manor on Wednesday, April 18, losing 9-4. Things were tight through the top of the third with the score tied at 3-3. The Comets broke the game […]

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Categories EAHS BearsFeaturedSportsTrack And Field

EAHS Boys Track and Field Wins First Meet of the Year; Girls Still Unbeaten

The track and field season is rolling along for the boys and girls teams of Elizabethtown Area High School. The former was finally able to get its first win of the season, while the latter is still undefeated five meets into the year. The two teams hosted Lampeter- Strasburg on Wednesday, April 18, with the […]

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