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30 EAHS Juniors to Get Help With Post-School Plans

Starting in February, 30 juniors at Elizabethtown Area High School will have the opportunity to take part in Attollo, a college access/leadership program for students who could use additional guidance in planning their post-high school lives. School staff have identified 41 students to apply for one of 30 spots in the rigorous program, which will meet twice a week […]

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High School Marching Band’s Majorette Gets Early Start — In Middle School

The Elizabethtown Area High School marching band is made up of over 100 high schoolers. But one younger member snuck into the lineup this year as the majorette. Emma Schneider, currently a seventh grader at Elizabethtown Area Middle School, has twirled for the group the last two years. The majorette for the marching band accompanies […]

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Donegal 9th-Graders Become Short Story Authors

Students working on a short story unit expect to spend a lot of time reading and analyzing the work of other authors. In Amanda Baker’s ninth-grade Honors Language and Literature class, they should expect to become short-story authors themselves. Her project-based learning experience asks the question, “How can becoming an author affect the lens through […]

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Train Display Nets More Than $11K for Elizabethtown Library

The Train Guys — the group of local model railroad aficionados who set up the annual holiday train display in Elizabethtown Public Library — recently presented library officials with an $11,750 check from donations during the display in December. Last month, a record of more than 4,600 people visited the display, billed as the largest […]

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EAHS Announces Mini-Thon and Its Community Hours

Elizabethtown Area High School will hold its 11th annual Mini-Thon this year on March 8-9, 2019, to benefit the Four Diamonds. Mini-Thon is a student-run organization that plans fundraising events during the school year that culminates with a 12-hour dance marathon at the high school patterned after Penn State’s Thon. This year’s fundraising goal for […]

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DeMolay Honors Students for Their Scholastic Excellence

Borrowing on an idea that has been an extremely successful tradition for DeMolay Chapters that meet in the Philadelphia area, Abraham C. Treichler Lodge No. 682 Free and Accepted Masons, sponsored the seventh annual Honor Roll Challenge Night as a reward to those members of Elizabethtown DeMolay who finished the 2018 school year with a […]

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EAHS Rifle Finally Loses First Match, Rebounds With a Win

All good things must come to an end at some point. After starting the season with eight straight victories, the Elizabethtown Area High School rifle team finally lost its first match of the year. The Bears hosted Manheim Township on Thursday, Jan. 17, in the second matchup of the season between the two teams. Elizabethtown […]

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EAHS Baseball Promotes JV Coach To Head Coach

One consequence of Bill Templin getting hired as the new athletic director for the Elizabethtown Area School District was the hole he left behind as head coach for the Elizabethtown Area High School baseball team. Thankfully for him and the Bears, they didn’t have to look far to find a replacement. Per the personnel report […]

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