Categories CommunityFeaturedNewsPolice & Fire

Elizabethtown Considers Joint Police-Fire Headquarters

The Elizabethtown Borough Council discussed the possibility of renovating the fire station to serve as a combined headquarters for both the all-volunteer Elizabethtown Fire Department and the borough police. If a feasibility study is ordered, the cost would be split evenly between the borough and the fire company, which is an independent nonprofit. Councilors ultimately […]

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Categories CommunityEntertainmentFeaturedNews

Susquehanna Stage Plans Fundraiser to Renovate Two Marietta Buildings

Susquehanna Stage Company is hosting a fundraising event on Saturday, Oct. 20, for the opening of the Marietta Center for the Arts. The new facility will utilize both the Historic Marietta Theatre and a church building across the street. Proceeds from the fundraiser will go towards renovating the two buildings. Julia Howey, a member of […]

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Categories CommunityEntertainmentFeaturedNews

Elizabethtown Girl Plays Title Role in ‘Cinderella’s Ball’

Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet is kicking off its 2018-19 season with “Cinderella’s Ball.” The production will feature Elizabethtown Area High School sophomore Lily Krisko as Cinderella. Krisko said she is excited but nervous about the performance. The group was given just four weeks to prepare for the performance. “Usually the fall performance is one you […]

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Categories CommunityFeaturedNews

Marietta Borough Regulates Woodpiles, RVs

An amended ordinance that upset many Marietta residents was revised again and passed by Borough Council at its monthly meeting after a public hearing. The zoning ordinance concerns the storage of wood and recreational vehicles in residents’ yards. At the June council meeting, many residents voiced concerns after receiving enforcement letters about woodpiles or recreational […]

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Categories FeaturedNewsSchoolSchool Board News

Donegal School Board Votes to Hire Second Social Worker

The Donegal school board approved the hiring of a second social worker for the district. The board decided at its meeting on Thursday, Oct. 11, to hire a social worker in lieu of hiring another School Resource Officer, School Police Officer, School Security Guard or psychologist. The board had voted to hire a second SRO […]

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Categories CommunityFeaturedNews

Event Planned to Take Back Prescription Drugs

Elizabethtown Area Communities That Care in partnership with local law enforcement, will host a prescription drug take back event as part of the Drug Enforcement Administration’s National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. The event will take place Saturday, Oct. 27, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Giant Food Store, 1278 S. Market Street, Elizabethtown. […]

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Categories Cross CountryEAHS BearsFeaturedSports

Locker Wins L-L Cross Country Meet, EAHS Girls Team Takes Second

The girls cross country team has been absolutely dominant for Elizabethtown Area High School this season, going undefeated in the regular season and winning the Section One title in the Lancaster-Lebanon League, both firsts in program history. The Lady Bears did it on the backs of the trio of senior Cat Shontz, junior Katie Locker […]

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Categories EAHS BearsFeaturedSportsVolleyball

EAHS Girls Volleyball Extends Winning Streak to Six Games

It’s been a fantastic season for the Elizabethtown Area High School girls volleyball team thus far. The Lady Bears have already clinched a spot in the Lancaster-Lebanon League playoffs and have essentially done the same for the District 3 playoffs as well. All that’s left to do in the regular season is to push to […]

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Categories Boys SoccerEAHS BearsFeaturedSports

EAHS Boys Soccer Awaits Districts After Loss to Manheim Central

The regular season has reached its conclusion for the Elizabethtown Area High School boys soccer team, a year that was filled with exciting finishes and a few heartbreaking losses. Now all the Bears can do is sit and wait to see where they finish in the District 3 power ratings ahead of the playoffs. The […]

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