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EMS Workers Seek Help Buying Protective Vests

The people who work on ambulances for Northwest Emergency Medical Services are raising money to buy bullet- resistant vests. The decision to get vests comes from both actual incidents of violence against EMS providers and a perceived increase in the day-today threat of violence. At active shooter events, EMS providers are no longer standing in […]

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Four Tournaments to Be Held at E-Town Fair

The Elizabethtown Fair will be holding four tournaments during this year’s event. The third annual cornhole tournament will begin at 6 p.m. on Thursday, August 23. The tournament will be limited to 30 two-person teams. American Cornhole Organization (ACO) rules will be used, except as specified by the fair. Boards and bags will be supplied […]

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E-Town Church to Host Free Concert

Sweet Ember, a popular band in the Lancaster area, will perform a free concert outside at Elizabethtown’s Christ Church United Church of Christ on Sunday, Aug. 5. Featuring the lead vocals of Katrina Ambron, Sweet Ember is known for covers of classic rock, pop, and funk hits from the 1970s through today, as well as original […]

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Summer Learning Isn’t Over

With a little more than a month left before kids head back to school, the desire may be to relax and not worry about keeping kids in learning mode. Without educational stimulation, children can experience the “summer slide” by falling behind during the summer months and entering the next school year behind their peers. No […]

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Categories Op/Ed

Letter to the Editor: Nation Must Recognize Act of Treason

I was sitting listening to the TV, and all President Donald Trump was doing was selling us down the river. He spoke again about Hillary Clinton and did everything but talk about his “fake news.” Investigators with the special counsel found 12 Russians who interfered with our election through hacking and other actions, and all […]

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