Categories CommunityFeaturedNewsPolice & Fire

Feasibility Study Approved for Joint Elizabethtown Police-Fire Headquarters

The Elizabethtown Borough Council voted to accept a $6,000 bid for a study to determine if it is feasible to expand the firehouse on North Mount Joy Street into a combined firehouse and police station. Elizabethtown Fire Department President Jeremy Shaffner said although some members of the all-volunteer fire company expressed concerns about sharing space […]

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Categories Elizabethtown Area School DistrictFeaturedNewsSchoolSchool Board News

EASD Considers Financing Options for Construction

The Elizabethtown school board heard about the potential impact to the school district’s budget when it borrows funds for future renovation projects on both the elementary level and the high school/ middle school complex. At the board’s workshop meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 13, a presentation was made by Brad Remig of PFM Financial Advisors and […]

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Categories FeaturedNewsSchool

Superintendent Academy Enrolls 33 Statewide Including Donegal Head

Donegal School District Superintendent J. Michael Lausch is among 33 superintendents and charter school leaders from across Pennsylvania who have begun the state Department of Education’s third Superintendent’s Academy, a two-year professional development program. Lausch began the program on Thursday, Nov. 8. He is one of five school leaders from Lancaster County who were part […]

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Categories Elizabethtown Area School DistrictFeaturedSchool Events

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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Categories CommunityElizabethtown Area School DistrictFeaturedNewsSchool Events

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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Categories EAHS BearsFeaturedField HockeyGirls SoccerSportsVolleyball

L-L League All-Stars for EAHS Girls Soccer, Girls Volleyball, Field Hockey

With the fall sports season officially over for Elizabethtown Area High School, all that’s left is for the Lancaster-Lebanon League to release its All-Star honors for each sport. Boys soccer, cross country and golf were already announced, and now, every other sport aside from football has joined them. Two Lady Bears received All-Star nods in […]

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Categories BowlingEAHS BearsFeaturedSports

Season Preview: EAHS Bowling Looks to Return to the Top of Section Two

There were a lot of expectations hoisted onto the Elizabethtown Area High School bowling team last year following a Section Two title and a regional championship for the girls team during the 2016-17 season. While the Bears did succeed in many areas in 2017-18, they also came up short in others. During regular season play, […]

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Categories EAHS BearsFeaturedIce HockeySports

EAHS Ice Hockey Club Loses Game to Dallastown 8-1

The Elizabethtown Area High School ice hockey club hasn’t exactly gotten off to a stellar start in 2018. Still looking for their first win since Jan. 30, 2017, the 0-3 Bears were looking to end their losing streak against Dallastown at Klick Lewis Arena near Palmyra on Friday, Nov. 9. Unfortunately for them, things didn’t […]

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Categories AlumniEAHS BearsFeaturedSportsVolleyball

EAHS Alumni Series: Twins Ben and Brie Norton Leading the Way for Cairn University’s Volleyball Teams

It’s one thing for a pair of twins to go to the same college. It’s another for them to play the same sport at the same college. But that’s the reality for Ben and Brie Norton. The two siblings, who graduated from Elizabethtown Area High School in 2016, are key fixtures on both volleyball teams […]

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