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    EAHS to present Jane Austin’s Pride and Prejudice by

    October 19, 2016- Elizabethtown Area High School will present its Fall Play – Pride and Prejudice – on Thursday, Nov. 3; Saturday, Nov. 5; and Sunday, Nov. 6. Performance times are 7 p.m. on Nov. 3 and Nov. 5, as well as 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. on Nov. 5 and Nov. 6 respectively. The Jane Austin classic is a romantic comedy set in the late 18th century. It is set in England and tells the story of five unmarried daughters, their match-making mother, and two eligible suitors who move to their neighborhood. The fast-paced, witty comedy is sure to[Read more...]

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Front Page Image East High Street Elementary celebrates Unity Day and bully free schools

October 20, 2016- East High Street Elementary celebrated National Unity Day on Wednesday, Oct. 19. As part of the celebration, students, faculty, and staff were encouraged to “GO ORANGE” by wearing orange-colored clothing to school to show a united front against bullying. As part of the celebration, nearly 500 students and faculty members joined hands on the playground and took ...[more]

Senior Center activities week of October 27

Thursday, October 27: 8:30-9:30am walking, 9am Flu Shot Clinic and Sewing, 9:30am Morning Stretch, 10:30am Pennies from Heaven, 12:30pm Pinochle, 1pm Bridge. Lunch will be: chicken caesar salad, bean soup and pears, Friday, October 28:  8:30-9:30am walking, 9-10am Juniors Helping Seniors, 10am Bible Study,  11am All Day Bingo, 5pm TGIF Dinner and Bingo Party.  Lunch will be: a bag lunch will ...[more]

FAFSA workshop to be held Saturday, Oct. 22 from 9 a.m. til noon

October 18, 2016- Parents and guardians of college-bound high school seniors are invited to a free workshop on the new Free Application for Federal Financial Aid (FAFSA) process to go into effect for the 2017-2018 academic year. The workshop will be hosted by Elizabethtown College and be held on Saturday, Oct. 22 from 9 a.m. – noon. With the recent changes ...[more]

E-town College only Pennsylvania location to host Shakespeare Folio

ELIZABETHTOWN, PA – Only 235 exist, and one is coming to Elizabethtown College in November. That ‘one’ is an almost-400-year-old Shakespeare Folio—a bound volume of hand-printed plays, some of which exist only in the Folio. When William Shakespeare died in 1616, only about half of his plays had been printed and, if it had not been for the interest of two ...[more]

GEARS News October 10

  7th Annual Fall Festival              GEARS will be holding its 7th Annual Fall Festival on Saturday, October 22nd from 10am to 2pm at the Elizabethtown Fair Grounds.  The event is sponsored by J.T. Herres Dental Solutions and Albright & Thiry Orthodontics, in conjunction with our activity sponsor Members 1st. The Fall Festival offers a variety of activities for all ages.  We will ...[more]

Front Page Image Rheems Fire Department to hold Autumn Fest

The Rheems Fire Department will be holding their annual Autumn Fest on October 22, 2016 from 4:00 to 6:00 pm. This child-friendly event will include age group costume prizes (1 girl/1 boy for each age group: 0-2, 3-5, 6-7, 8-10). There will also be games, crafts, snacks, door prizes and photos with the Great Pumpkin. The event is free to ...[more]

Front Page Image Elizabethtown Area High School Announces Homecoming Activities

October 7, 2016- Elizabethtown Area High School will celebrate Homecoming with a weeklong set of celebrations, its annual football game, and a dance the weekend of Oct. 14-15. All students, faculty, staff, alumni and residents of the greater-Elizabethtown community are invited to show their E-town pride by cheering on the Bears Friday, Oct. 14 as they take on Lampeter-Strasburg High School ...[more]

Front Page Image EASD Inducts Four Into its Athletic Hall of Fame

  October 7, 2016- Elizabethtown Area High School inducted four former student-athletes into its Athletic Hall of Fame on Friday, Oct. 7 at a special ceremony held at Elizabethtown College. Enshrined were Glenn Ebersole (Class of 1965), Melissa Hukill (Class of 1985), Terry Parks (Class of 1971), and Jared Sernoffsky (Class of 2006). The ceremony was held in front of more ...[more]

Senior Center activities week of October 13

Area seniors are invited to participate in any of the following programs held at the Elizabethtown Area Senior Center.  The Senior Center is located in the GEARS Community Center, Elizabethtown and is open Monday through Friday.  Call the center for more information about the activities or to make reservations at 367-7984.  The Elizabethtown Area Senior Center is a service of ...[more]

Jazz hits the stage at Elizabethtown College in October

ELIZABETHTOWN, PA – Elizabethtown College gets its jazz on next month with two free concerts in the College’s Leffler Chapel and Performance Center. At 7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 10, the College’ s Monday Series Concert features an Evening of Jazz, Old and New, with David Cullen on guitar. Cullen is a Grammy Award-winning guitarist and Elizabethtown College Artist-in-Residence. He, along with ...[more]

    Elizabethtown in the News

Collected from sources around the web.

  • William G. Atherton

  • 11 great places for a bike ride in Lancaster County

  • National History Day winners include Elizabethtown students

  • Chili, homebrew contests featured April 8 at Elizabethtown's Beans & Brews event

  • California man who traveled to Pennsylvania to meet Elizabethtown girl faces potential life in prison

  • Motorcyclist dies 5 days after crash near E-town

  • Prom season begins this weekend, and LancasterOnline has you covered

  • Lynn R. "Woody" Kimble

  • David A. Dunn

  • L-L Baseball: Elizabethtown shows grit, earns 6-5 win over Manheim Central in 9 innings

  • Former surgeon general to speak at Elizabethtown College commencement

  • Lancaster County college and university spring 2016 commencements

  • Woman displaced by fire at Masonic Village near Elizabethtown

  • Cody Alexander Yancey

  • L-L Baseball: Elizabethtown carries high hopes into campaign

  • L-L Boys' Tennis: Manheim Township doesn’t lose a game in sweep of Elizabethtown

  • The 'counter-cultural' Mr. Rogers

  • Girls' Lacrosse: Here's your team-by-team 2016 L-L League season preview

  • Sterling R. Nobby Nauman

  • Elizabethtown teacher named principal at Park Elementary in Columbia

  • Scott A. Gibson

  • Eugene Finley

  • David Allen Strong

  • Barry Steven Beam

  • LNP Sports 365: 'Hooverisms,' Elizabethtown and an historic field hockey championship

  • Men's Soccer: E-town grad named to conference sportsmanship team

  • Elizabethtown College campus security offers 'Food for Fines' option

  • Photos: Elizabethtown College holds moment of silence for those affected by violence

  • E. Mae Gish

  • Saundra M. (Forwood) Wise

  • Watch: Elizabethtown superintendent and teachers dance to 'Stayin' Alive' as they receive national award

  • Elizabethtown College introduces gender-inclusive housing

  • Conoy Township pro-gun signs vandalized, leaders hope to profit

  • E-Town police identify suspect from 2013 assault/robbery

  • 19-year-old killed in Route 283 crash Wednesday morning

  • Downtown Elizabethtown: Things are OK, but council would like to make them better

  • Conestoga Valley downs Elizabethtown for Section Two title

  • Boys' Basketball: Elizabethtown holds off Lancaster Mennonite

  • Etown Traffic

  • Elizabethtown wants Nordstrom to spark more economic activity

  • Judge denies drunk driver’s request to be home for the holidays

  • Boston firm buys E-town area industrial property for $8.25M

  • Fairbanks playing her game for St. Joseph's

  • All aboard: holiday train display returns to Elizabethtown Public Library

  • Heroin-fueled burglary spree costs E-town man, 20, up to 8 years in prison

  • Mid Penn Bank eyes E-town for first Lancaster County branch

  • Nigerian church leader asks Elizabethtown church: we need your prayers, and your support, against terrorists

  • E-town girls advance to PIAA State quarterfinals

  • Who is John Doe? Look at this sketch made from a skeleton found near Elizabethtown

  • Elizabethtown tops Hershey to earn title bid

  • Missing link in popular Northwest Lancaster County River Trail will open Saturday

  • Woman, 2 children escape house fire after smoke detectors sound

  • 11 libraries say 'aye' to countywide fundraising plan; three of the county's largest libraries check out

  • Gas leak shuts down Elizabethtown street Sunday morning

  • Girls' Volleyball: Cocalico, Hempfield, E-town, Warwick advance to semifinals

  • Moo-Duck Brewery ready to open in Elizabethtown

  • Aument, Schreckengost will debate the issues in race for open Senate seat

  • Maytown man, 44, killed in motorcycle accident in Devil's Staircase Pro Hillclimb event

  • Girls' Volleyball: Elizabethtown defeats Solanco to win first section title

  • E-town's Jamie Marsico edges teammate Madi Mohr in L-L Girls soccer Section Two scoring race

  • Elizabethtown clinches L-L Section Two title and other boys' soccer notes

  • L-L field hockey teams punch tickets to playoffs with pairings to be determined

  • Girls' Soccer: L-L races going down to the wire

  • Field Hockey: L-L League Leaders

  • L-L Girls Soccer hits home stretch this week

  • Fantasy football meets social studies in Elizabethtown classroom

  • Draw gives Elizabethtown share of Section Two boys' soccer crown

  • The Local Flavor: A gluten-free torte with cherries on top

  • Chef's Choice: Jennifer Anteau shares her favorites

  • Gluten-free food and bake shop moves from Elizabethtown to Mount Joy

  • Coffee shop owner on sex abuse at store party: "What I did was evil…"

  • Man arrested after second bank robbery attempt in 4 years

  • Elizabethtown takes first place in Section Two girls' volleyball with win over Garden Spot

  • Boys' soccer: Joel Hess lifts E-town over Ephrata

  • Elizabethtown Borough approves ‘quick tickets’ for high grass, unshoveled snow