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Republicans Maintain Local Dominance

Republicans maintained their position as the region’s dominant political party as they defeated Democratic challengers in many local races. Republican Randall L. Miller got more than 63% of the vote to defeat Democrat Dan Stephenson in the race for magisterial district judge, one of the biggest local races. Miller and Stephenson, who are both lawyers, […]

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Categories CommunityFeaturedNews

Extraordinary Give Has ECHOS as Its Newest Beneficiary

The eighth annual Extraordinary Give is coming up on Friday, Nov. 22, and this year’s charitable giving event has several new features. Among them is the first participation by Elizabethtown Communty Housing & Outreach Services. Until recently, ECHOS was ineligible to participate because it had been operating under the auspices of Elizabethtown College. “We were […]

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Bainbridge’s 200-Year-Old Blacksmith Shop Now Owned by Conoy Township

A blacksmith shop in downtown Bainbridge that dates to the early 19th century is now owned by Conoy Township. The township aims to preserve the historic building, perhaps arranging for demonstrations of blacksmithing. Shortly after signing the paperwork to sell the building, Wayne Brooks described how his family came to the area. Brooks said he […]

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Elizabethtown Might Sell Credits From Its Sewage Treatment

Elizabethtown Borough is exploring the sale of credits for wastewater treatment in 2020, Borough Manager Roni Ryan said. Elizabethtown’s sewage treatment plant does a better job than state regulations require in cleaning up wastewater. This can give the borough credits it can sell to other plant operators that are not doing as good of a […]

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Categories Cross CountryEAHS BearsFeaturedSports

Locker 31st, Quinn 85th at State Cross Country Championships

The girls on the Elizabethtown Area High School cross country team have put high expectations on themselves in recent years. Despite achieving times most other runners would only dream of getting, the Lady Bears continually push for more and tend to be disappointed when they come up just short of their own lofty standards. No […]

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Categories BaseballEAHS BearsFeaturedSports

With Head Held High, Herb Miller Steps Down as EAHS Baseball Coach

Herb Miller has always told himself that his priorities in life are God, family and baseball, in that order.  Life has a way of challenging those priorities though. But Miller, who was hired as head coach for the Elizabethtown Area High School baseball team in January of last year, is remaining true to his, even […]

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Categories FeaturedIce HockeySports

EAHS Ice Hockey Club Ties Susquehannock, Falls to Dallastown

Back-to-back 0-18 seasons. That was the reality for the Elizabethtown Area High School ice hockey club. The Bears had gone winless for two straight years. Coupled with a loss in the last game of the 2016-17 season, they had fallen in 37 straight contests. However, the 2019-20 season has brought a sense of renewal for […]

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