Elizabethtown Area High School class of 2019 graduates Mayelin Ebersole and Erik Webb were named the Elizabethtown Rotary Club’s students of the month for June. Ebersole and Webb were honored for their high academic achievement and extensive involvement in school and community service activities.
Ebersole is the daughter of Jeff and Nancy Ebersole of Elizabethtown. She is member of the prestigious National Honor Society. She is an accomplished musician having earned numerous awards from the Pennsylvania Music Educators Association. She has been selected to the PMEA District, Regional, and All-State Orchestras. She was also a participant in the Lancaster-Lebanon Music Educators Association county orchestra. She has been section leader and principal viola player for the high school orchestra. She also plays the flute and piccolo in the high school’s marching and concert bands. She is active with Key Club and a member of the tennis team.
Ebersole is active in the community. She volunteers at the community library and a local thrift store. She is active with the Harrisburg Symphony Youth Orchestra and Hershey Symphony Youth Orchestra, and the Bainbridge Band.
Ebersole plans to attend college and major in music performance and biology and eventually obtain a graduate degree Webb is the son of Jeff and Nancy Webb of Elizabethtown. Webb is active in numerous school activities including the hockey team and the Mind and Body Club. As a member of the hockey team, he was assistant captain and selected to the league all star team. He is the recipient of numerous underclass awards including in the areas of algebra, English, and wellnesshealth and PE. In the community, Webb volunteers at Doc’s Family Skating Rink and at the Masonic Village.
Webb plans to attend the Millersville University and major in biology education.
Rotary is a service organization that helps build goodwill and peace in the local community and throughout the world. The main objective of Rotary is service in the community. Rotarians develop community service projects that address many of today’s most critical issues, such as children at risk, poverty and hunger, the environment, illiteracy, and violence. The Elizabethtown Rotary Club has supported the Elizabethtown youth for many years and in many ways. Some of the Rotary programs have been; Rotary Student of the Month, Pfautz Scholarship, Student Loans, Text-A-Tip notification program, Byrnes Health Center Field Trips, America’s Promise, Junior Achievement and others. Anyone who wants more information on the Rotary Club of Elizabethtown may visit the club’s website at www.elizabethtownrotary.org.