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EAMS Asbestos Removal Needed Before Remodel

By DIANE M. BITTING Special to the Advocate As was common in buildings constructed before 1986, the lower level of the Elizabethtown Area Middle School contains some asbestos that must be removed before renovations begin there next year in order to relocate sixthgraders from Bear Creek School to the middle school the following year. Adam […]

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EASD Finance Head Resigns for New Job

By DIANE M. BITTING Special to the Advocate For the second time within the span of a year, the Elizabethtown Area School District needs to find a new person to handle its finances. Jeffrey Ammerman, the district’s director of finance and operations, is resigning to take a position with the Pennsylvania Association of School Business […]

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Categories E-Town CollegeFeaturedNews

College Committed to Peacemaking, New President Says

Although Elizabethtown College eliminated its minor in peace and conflict studies at the end of the last president’s tenure, it remains committed to peace building, new college President Cecilia McCormick said. “We have always has a value of peace based on our Brethren roots,” McCormick said, referring to the college’s founding as a Church of […]

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Millersville University Art Exhibit Features Elizabethtown Area High School Students

Eighteen Elizabethtown Area High School students were chosen to have their work featured at Millersville University’s Studio for Students Youth Art Exhibit in November. Featured artists include Nicole Bender, Angela Costa-Ouimet, Alex DeFlavia, Stephanie DeJesus, Krimson Dougherty, Rogan English, Dylan Gulden, Kathryn Hackenberg, Ellen Laszakovits, Nicki Lathrop, Noelia Morales, Sophia Pirozzi, Makenna Smith, Elizabeth Stiles, […]

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E-Town College Grad Finishes Peace Corps Assignment in Ghana

Caitlin Wilson Caitlin Wilson of Elizabethtown has completed Peace Corps service after 27 months living and working as an agriculture volunteer in Ghana, West Africa. She is a 2016 graduate of Elizabethtown College and is pursuing a master’s degree at West Virginia University. During her service, Wilson was assigned to the Northern Region of Ghana, where she […]

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Elizabethtown Concert Planned as Part of Susquehanna Chorale Candlelight Christmas

The Susquehanna Chorale will present its annual Candlelight Christmas concert series on Dec. 13, 14 and 15, with the concert on Saturday, Dec. 14, being held at Elizabethtown College. The chorale is a nationally acclaimed adult chamber ensemble of 38 auditioned singers, founded in 1981 by Artistic Director and Conductor Linda L. Tedford. “The Susquehanna […]

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Higgins In as EAHS Baseball Coach; Ressler Out as Girls Soccer Coach

While one door closes for an Elizabethtown Area High School head coach, another one opens. At the school board meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 26, the school district approved two coaching decisions, promoting Jordan Higgins to head coach of the baseball team, while relieving Brian Ressler of his duties as head coach for girls soccer after […]

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