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Elizabethtown College Announces President to Take Over in July

Elizabethtown College’s Board of Trustees has announced the appointment of Cecilia M. McCormick as the college’s 15th president, following a 10-month national search. She will begin her tenure effective July 1 and will be the first woman at the helm of the 120-year-old institution. She will succeed Carl Strikwerda, who will retire on June 30. […]

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Talks in Progress to Rework Susquehanna Regional Police Intermunicipal Agreement

Negotiations are “off and running” in the reworking of the Susquehanna Regional Police Department merger agreement between Marietta Borough, Conoy Township and East Donegal Township, Councilman Robert Shambaugh said at the monthly meeting of Marietta Borough Council. The algorithm to decide what the three municipalities pay for police coverage is based on population, number of incidents […]

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Categories Elizabethtown Area School DistrictFeaturedNewsSchoolSchool Events

Kimbark, Brown Honored by Rotary as Students of Month

Elizabethtown Area High School seniors Katherine Kimbark and Sean Brown were named the Elizabethtown Rotary Club’s students of month for January. Kimbark and Brown were honored for their high academic achievement and extensive involvement in school and community service activities. Kimbark is the daughter of Craig and Kristine Kimbark of Mount Joy. She is a […]

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EAHS Students Place at Local STEM Competition

The team of Ashley Driesbach and Hannah Kline from Elizabethtown Area High School placed third in the 2018 Brossman Foundation and Ronald E. Frisbie Sr. Lectureship Program. Held at Millersville University, Driesbach and Kline competed against 16 teams from around the midstate in a competitive science, mathematics, and technology examination for sophomores and juniors. In […]

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Categories Op/Ed

Inaugural Address of Gov. Tom Wolf

Following is a transcript of Gov. Tom Wolf’s inaugural address, which he gave Tuesday, Jan. 15. An abridged version appears on the opinion page of the Jan. 17 issue of The Elizabethtown Advocate; there was not enough room in the print edition for the full transcript. Thank you! First – always first – I want […]

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