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Conoy Township Considers Draft Nuisance Ordinance

A draft ordinance for nuisances got heated discussion at the latest Conoy Township supervisors meeting, as did a proposed ordinance regulating dogs and cats. The township is considering a nuisance ordinance after getting complaints about a man firing a gun repeatedly, disturbing neighbors, though supporters of such an ordinance said it is not just for […]

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Categories E-Town CollegeFeaturedNews

College Names Head of Its New Bowers Center for Wellness

Elizabethtown College has named Whitney Jones as director of the Bowers Center for Sports, Fitness and Well-Being effective Monday, Jan. 7. The new state-of-the-art facility will be utilized as a space for recreation and training, as well as for peer educators, instructional workshops, and wellness programs. “We’re thrilled to welcome Ms. Jones to Elizabethtown College […]

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Categories CommunityElizabethtown Area School DistrictFeaturedNewsSchool Events

Nolt, Wolf Honored by Rotary Club as Students of Month

Elizabethtown Area High School seniors Adrienne Nolt and Jared Wolf were named the Elizabethtown Rotary Club’s students of the month for November. Nolt and Wolf were honored for their high academic achievement and extensive involvement in school, and community service activities. Nolt is the daughter of Michael and Carol Nolt of Elizabethtown. She is a […]

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Categories CourtsFeaturedNewsPolice & Fire

Man Accused of Sexual Assault of 11-Year-Old

A Mount Joy Township man is accused of sexual assault on an 11-year-old girl. Austin Dakota Keller, 19, of Milton Grove Road near Cloverleaf Road, is facing two counts of the first-degree felony of involuntary deviate sexual intercourse with a child, two counts of the third-degree felony of indecent assault of a person less than 13 years of age, two counts of the third-degree felony of corruption […]

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Categories Elizabethtown Area School DistrictFeaturedNewsSchool Events

Elizabethtown Area Middle School Announces Honor Roll

Elizabethtown Area Middle School principal Nate Frank has announced the honor roll for the first trimester of the 2018-2019 school year. For students to achieve honor roll they are required to attain a 92 percent average overall with no grade lower than 83 percent in any subject area. A total of 240 students made the […]

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Categories CourtsFeaturedNewsPolice & Fire

Woman Accused of Attacking Officer Faces Aggravated Assault Charge

An Elizabethtown woman accused of attacking a police officer who responded to a domestic disturbance call at her home and is facing two firstdegree felony charges of aggravated assault. Dion N. Kennedy, 45, of East Washington Street near Spruce Street, is also facing the second-degree misdemeanor charge of resisting arrest, the third-degree misdemeanor charge of […]

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Categories FeaturedNewsPolice & Fire

Alleged Lie at Gun Store Gets Felony Charges for Two Men

Two northern Lancaster County men are facing felony charges after police said one of them bought an assault rifle at a store in Mount Joy Township on the other’s behalf and falsely stated on a form that he was the true purchaser. Police said Josiah Matthew Beckett, 35, of North Third Street near Walnut Street in Denver Borough, bought […]

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Categories Elizabethtown Area School DistrictFeaturedNewsSchoolSchool Board News

EASD Commits to 3 More Years With Countywide Alternative High School

The Elizabethtown Area School District has approved a request by the Lancaster County Academy to commit for an additional three years starting July 1. The district will continue to purchase 10 seats per school year to the alternative school for students who struggle in a traditional school or who have dropped out. There will be […]

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Categories BaseballCommunityFeaturedNewsSports

Elizabethtown Boys Club to Affiliate With Little League Baseball

For the first time in more than 16 years, Little League baseball is returning to Elizabethtown. On Thursday, Dec. 6, the Elizabethtown Boys Club announced on Facebook that online registration for a new area Little League would begin on Monday, Dec. 10. It is open to all boys and girls under the age of 13 […]

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