Categories Elizabethtown Area School DistrictFeaturedNewsSchool Events

Mill Road Elementary Reopening After Being Closed Due to Mold Problem

After being closed for more than a week due to a mold problem, testing of the air in Mill Road Elementary School has shown it to be clean, so classes can resume there again, the Elizabethtown Area School District announced. The school was set to reopen on Wednesday, Sept. 19, with 10 portable dehumidifiers in […]

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Categories E-Town CollegeFeaturedNews

College Gets $500K Gift for Scholarships

At least 25 students from the Philadelphia area who would otherwise be unlikely to get college degrees are getting full four-year scholarships at Elizabethtown College thanks to a $500,000 donation. The donation was given to the college on Tuesday, Sept. 18, from the Goals & Assists Foundation, a partnership between the Ed Snider Youth Hockey […]

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Categories CommunityFeaturedNews

Local Libraries Get Improved Online Catalog Thanks to Gift

Brad Rutter, a Lancaster County native who was named the all-time champion of the game show “Jeopardy!” in 2005, has donated the money to support a new online catalog enhancement for the Library System of Lancaster County. Rutter has been contributing funds for the past eight years through his Lancaster County Community Foundation donordesignated fund […]

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Categories E-Town CollegeFeaturedNews

E-Town College Cuts Tuition, Financial Aid

Tuition at Elizabethtown College will take a 32 percent dive next fall under a new tuition model. The new initiative, dubbed “Tuition Transparency,” will reduce tuition at the 1,671-student private institution from $46,940 in the 2018-19 academic year to $32,000 in 2019-20. Down with it, however, will be the amount of financial aid students receive. […]

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Categories EAHS BearsFeaturedSportsVolleyball

EAHS Girls Volleyball Increases Winning Streak to Five

Entering its Thursday, Sept. 13, game in Daubert Gym against Lampeter-Strasburg, the Elizabethtown Area High School girls volleyball team was looking to keep its threegame winning streak alive. The Lady Bears succeeded in a big way and went on to extend it further on in their following contest as well. The team topped L-S 3-0 […]

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Categories Cross CountryEAHS BearsFeaturedSports

EAHS Girls Cross Country Stays Perfect; Boys Fall to Two Rivals

After kicking off its season with an impressive showing at an invitational on Saturday, Sept. 8, and coming away with a cumulative 5-1 record in its first official Lancaster-Lebanon League meet of the season, the Elizabethtown Area High School cross country team was looking to continue that success at another invitational and another Section Two […]

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Categories Boys SoccerEAHS BearsFeaturedSports

EAHS Boys Soccer Wins Two Before Falling to Ephrata

The Elizabethtown Area High School boys soccer team had a tough challenge to face during a recent nine-day stretch. The Bears had three games and an exhibition during the week of Sept. 10, plus a big-time game against a Section Two rival on Tuesday, Sept. 18. They handled McCaskey on Monday, Sept. 10, to start […]

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