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EAMS Students Learn About World of Work

For a day, Elizabethtown Area Middle School traded in algebra, history, and life science for branding, logos, tag lines, slogans, and credit scores as part of Junior Achievement’s YES! program. YES! stands for Your Economic Success. The school-wide initiative aligned with the district’s Pathways program. The YES! curriculum consisted of a series of activities intended to help […]

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Elizabethtown Honors Those Who Served

The Elizabethtown Area School District saluted 26 local veterans during its 11th annual Veterans Day ceremony. The program afforded school officials and high school students an opportunity to salute local veterans for their service to the country. It was also an opportunity for students to learn about the contributions that veterans have made and learn […]

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EAHS Students Debate Issues Before Holding Mock Election

As part of a longstanding custom at Elizabethtown Area High School, students are running electoral campaigns in which students act out the part of real-life candidates. One mock debate in the campaign was held the morning of Monday, Oct. 29, in which incumbent Republican U.S. Rep. Lloyd Smucker was portrayed by senior Amairanys Cedeno and […]

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EASD: Police Investigate ‘Possible Threat,’ Conclude That No Immnient Danger Exists

The Elizabethtown Area School District said police worked overnight to investigate a “possible threat,” but concluded that there was no imminent danger. Superintendent Michele Balliet posted a letter to parents and guardians online on Tuesday, Oct. 30. “Late Sunday evening around 10 p.m., District administration received a tip that was of concern involving a ‘possible […]

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Elizabethtown Schools Mark Red Ribbon Week for Drug Use Prevention

Red Ribbon Week is the oldest and largest drug prevention campaign in the nation. This year’s theme is “Life is Your Journey. Travel Drug Free.” In partnership with Elizabethtown Area Communities That Care, all students in the Elizabethtown Area School District are participating in and celebrating Red Ribbon Week, which started Monday, Oct. 22. During […]

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Lownsbery, Minnich Recognized as Rotary Students of the Month

Elizabethtown Area High School seniors Erin Lownsbery and Ryan Minnich were named the Elizabethtown Rotary Club’s students of the month for October. Lownsbery and Minnich were honored for their high academic achievement and extensive involvement in school and community service activities. Lownsbery is the daughter of Brian and Linda Lownsbery of Elizabethtown. She is a […]

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Comedy ‘The Man Who Came to Dinner’ Coming to High School Stage

Elizabethtown Area High School will present its Fall Play — “The Man Who Came to Dinner” — on Thursday, Nov. 1 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, Nov. 3 at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. The play is set in the small town of Mesalia, Ohio, in the weeks leading to Christmas in the late 1930s. […]

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Abigail Alspaugh, Nathaniel McCloud Recognized as Students of the Month

Elizabethtown Area High School seniors Abigail Alspaugh and Nathaniel Mc-Cloud were named the Elizabethtown Rotary Club’s students of the month for September. Alspaugh and McCloud were honored for their high academic achievement and extensive involvement in school, and community service activities. Alspaugh is the daughter of Eric and Wendy Alspaugh of Elizabethtown. She is a […]

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