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Carry the Cross Event Held Downtown

A large crowd gathered in Elizabethtown on Friday, March 30, for the Carry the Cross even held annually on Good Friday; the group carried crosses through the downtown area. The Christian holiday commemorates the crucifixion of Jesus and the events leading up to it as described in the New Testament. Christians believe the suffering Jesus […]

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Red Tulips Blooming for Drug-Free Elizabethtown

A community beautification and youth drug and alcohol prevention project that took place during Red Ribbon Week in October will soon bear the fruits of its labor around town. Elizabethtown Area Communities That Care and Elizabethtown Area School District, with the help of EACTC coalition members and community partners, planted 2,500 red tulip bulbs throughout […]

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Emily Oyler, Austin Kreiser Recognized by Elizabethtown Rotary as Students of the Month

Elizabethtown Area High School seniors Emily Oyler and Austin Kreiser were named the Elizabethtown Rotary Club’s students of the month for April. Oyler and Kreiser were honored for their high academic achievement and extensive involvement in school and community service activities. Oyler is the daughter of Ronald and Beth Oyler of Elizabethtown. She has been […]

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Legion Auxiliary Gives $1,000 to Jewel David Ministries for PTSD Work

Elizabethtown American Legion Ladies Auxiliary Unit 329 recently raised and donated $1,000 to the local group Jewel David Ministries to help provide free post-traumatic stress disorder screenings for veterans and others. Although PTSD is common among combat veterans, the group said since not only veterans suffer from PTSD, everyone is welcome to its PTSD mini-seminar […]

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EAHS Students Perform at All-County Orchestra Festival

Nine students from Elizabethtown Area High School performed at the 2018 Lancaster- Lebanon Music Educators Association All-County Orchestra Festival. Senior Carissa Warren (horn), juniors Sean Brown (violin), Lexis Ferree (violin), Ryan Minnich (violin) and Mayelin Ebersole (viola), sophomores Claire Fritz (violin), Vicky Chan (violin), Sam Becker (string bass) and Ethan Lown (string bass) joined more […]

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EAHS Student Wins Award in NASA Art Contest

Elizabethtown Area High School sophomore Veronica Mautner received an honorable mention at the 10th grade level for her art submission into the 2018 NASA Langley Student Art Contest. Mautner was the only student from Pennsylvania to receive an award in the prestigious national competition. A panel of five highly qualified judges from the art community […]

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