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E-Town Schools to Keep Busing for Child Care

By DIANE M. BITTING Special to the Advocate The Elizabethtown school board and the district superintendent made some parents very happy by reversing a decision that would have limited bus transportation between child care centers and elementary schools in the Elizabethtown Area School District. During her budget presentation at school board’s workshop meeting on Tuesday, […]

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Mount Joy Borough Discusses Sidewalks Again

By HERB LANDAU Special to the Advocate The Mount Joy Borough Council again addressed the borough’s controversial Streets and Sidewalk Ordinance requiring homeowners to pay for sidewalk and curb construction in front of their residences when their streets are repaved. Impacted residents voiced opposition to this ordinance at prior council meetings. At the meeting on […]

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EAHS Inducts 57 Students Into Its National Honor Society Chapter

Elizabethtown Area High School inducted 57 students into its T.H. Ebersole Chapter of the National Honor Society at a special ceremony held Wednesday, March 6. Membership in the National Honor Society is one of the highest honors that can be awarded to a high school student. It recognizes the outstanding students of Elizabethtown Area High […]

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Two EAHS Students Finalists for National Merit Scholarship

Elizabethtown Area High School seniors Sean Brown and Ryan Minnich have been named finalists in the prestigious National Merit Scholarship Corporation program putting them one step closer to receiving a merit scholarship. Brown and Minnich join the other finalists from around the country in vying for a 2019 National Merit Scholarship to be named later […]

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EAHS Trip to ‘We the People’ National Finals Called Off; So Is Fundraiser

Elizabethtown Area High School’s “We the People” team, which won the Pennsylvania state championship, has called off its plans to compete in the national finals in the Washington, D.C., area. The school district announced the cancelation on Tuesday, March 12. Also canceled were two violin concerts by orchestra students Sean Brown and Jared Wolf to […]

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Rotary Honors EAHS Seniors Ashley Johnson, Giani Leppler

    Elizabethtown Area High School seniors Ashley Johnson and Giani Leppler were named the Elizabethtown Rotary Club’s students of the month for March. Johnson and Leppler were honored for their high academic achievement and extensive involvement in school and community service activities. Johnson is the daughter of Mark and Christa Johnson of Elizabethtown. She […]

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PennDOT to Rebuild Route 283 Interchange With Route 722

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announced that on the night of Monday, March 18, weather permitting, its contractor will place barrier closing the right shoulder along eastbound and westbound Route 283 and shift traffic toward the median in each direction through the Route 722, State Road interchange in East Hempfield Township, Lancaster County. This work […]

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