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Elizabethtown Area High School Conducts Mock Job Interviews

Dozens of local business and community leaders recently took part in Elizabethtown Area High School’s annual Mock Interview Day. The goal of the program was to help students sharpen their interview and job-readiness skills. The simulation provided a “real world” experience the students will soon face and is an important piece of the school’s Pathways […]

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Advocate, Kiwanis Jointly Sponsor School Board Candidates’ Forum

The Elizabethtown Advocate is working with the Kiwanis Club of Elizabethtown to hold a candidates’ forum for contested school board races. The forum is to be held in the Elizabethtown Area Middle School auditorium at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 26. It comes two weeks after a similar forum sponsored jointly by the Advocate and […]

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Kraskewicz, Buckwalter Honored by Rotary as Students of the Month

Elizabethtown Area High School seniors Erin Kraskewicz and David Buckwalter were named the Elizabethtown Rotary Club’s students of the month for September. Kraskewicz and Buckwalter were honored for their high academic achievement and extensive involvement in school, and community service activities. Kraskewicz is the daughter of John and Christin of Elizabethtown. She is a member […]

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Elizabethtown Legislator Says Pa. Education Secretary Ignored Input

Elizabethtown’s state representative said he is deeply disappointed with the Pennsylvania Department of Education’s plan for the federal Every Student Succeeds Act. Rep. Dave Hickernell, the Republican majority chairman of the House Education Committee, expressed his disappointment along with his Senate counterpart, state Sen. John Eichelberger, a Republican from Blair County. Federal law calls for […]

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