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Five EASD Students Get ‘Do the Right Thing’ Recognition

Five Elizabethtown Area School District students were recently recognized as “Do the Right Thing” recipients. Recipients are Dillon Ernst, a sixth-grade student at Bear Creek Intermediate School, recognized for helping a student with a head injury; Nolan Ernst, a fourth-grade student at Bear Creek Intermediate School, recognized for encouraging classmates at the school’s field day; […]

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M-S Library Plans Birthday Bash for 20 Years at Current Site

Milanof-Schock Library is celebrating 20 years of community service at its current location, 1184 Anderson Ferry Road in Mount Joy. The success of the library would not be possible without the need shown by residents of Mount Joy and the surrounding communities, so as a big thank you, this 20th Birthday Bash will be free […]

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Eight Donegal High Students Go to Rotary Youth Leadership Awards Conference

The Rotary Club of Mount Joy and The Donegal Rotary Club recently sent eight Donegal High School Juniors to the Rotary Youth Leadership Awards Conference. RYLA is an intensive leadership experience organized by Rotary clubs in the local district where students develop leadership skills while having fun and making connections. The Rotary District 7390 conference […]

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After 100 Years, Elizabethtown Man Looks Back on Accomplishments of His Lifetime

Robert H. Forney Jr. grew up in Elizabethtown and celebrated his 100th birthday on Sunday, June 9, with family at the Masonic Heath Care Center. While growing up in Elizabethtown, he helped his father run the Chrysler-Plymouth dealership he ran on North Market Street, just north of the Conoy Creek. One notable sale that Forney […]

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EAHS Grads Webb, Ebersole Honored by Elizabethtown Rotary

Elizabethtown Area High School class of 2019 graduates Mayelin Ebersole and Erik Webb were named the Elizabethtown Rotary Club’s students of the month for June. Ebersole and Webb were honored for their high academic achievement and extensive involvement in school and community service activities. Ebersole is the daughter of Jeff and Nancy Ebersole of Elizabethtown. […]

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W. Donegal Resident Asks Township to Reimburse for Drainage Repair Expense

West Donegal Township supervisors heard from a township resident who was upset about water drainage during storms and wanted to be reimbursed for work she and her husband had done to improve drainage at their own expense. Cathy Cassell told supervisors at their meeting on Monday, June 10, that there have been major problems with […]

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EAHS Play ‘Seussical’ Wins Outstanding Musical Award

Elizabethtown Area High School’s spring musical production of “Seussical, The Musical” took home top honors at the 2019 Hershey Theater Apollo Awards by winning Outstanding Musical. In addition, junior Carter Rutkowski claimed one of the top individual prizes when he won Outstanding Featured Performer in a Musical for his role as General Schmitz/ Wickersham in […]

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Elizabethtown Grange Sets Up Dairy Coloring Contest for Kids

Children are invited to participate in a coloring contest promoting the benefits of dairy products. The free contest, sponsored by Elizabethtown Grange No. 2076, is open to children up to 12 years old, according to Matt Espenshade, master of Elizabethtown Grange. Long hailed for their nutritional value, dairy products are an excellent source of vitamins […]

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