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    EAHS Announces First Marking Period Honor Roll by

    November 25, 2015- Elizabethtown Area High School principal Dan Serfass, assistant principal Robert Crick, and assistant principal Dr. Lyn Shaffer have announced the honor roll for the first marking period of the 2015-2016 school year. Ninth Graders Abigail Alspaugh, Kaylee Altimore, Astrid Amaya, Shane Arnold, Lillian Becker, Abigail Bender, Andrew Bernard, Olivia Berra, Katherine Bomboy, Kayla Bretz, Jenna Brinkman, Sean Brown, Emily Burkholder, Amairanys Cedeno, Skylynn Coble, Megan Conley, Caeli Connolly, Cera Connolly, Taylor Cross, Mayelin Ebersole, Jaide Epler, Madelyn Fanella, Lexis Ferree, Amanda Franz, Amanda Frederick, Sarah Gerlach, Brooke Geyer, David Gladfelter, Jonathan Heisey, Gabrielle Hemsch, Benjamin Hoehne, Maya[Read more...]

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Middle school announces first marking period honor roll

Seventh Grade Alyssa Adams, Alisia Alvarez, Olivia Anson, Sierra Bare, Nathan Barnhart, Mackenzie Batche, Gabriel Berrier, Sophia Berry, Nicholas Bettendorf, Emma Boksan, Taylore Bradley, Jason Brandt, Sophie Brinkman, Jacqueline Bruno, Collin Burkhart, Grace Cairns, Tyler Chapman, Ian Coble, Rhilynn Coffey, Alexander DeFlavia, Cade Denlinger, Andrew Donahue, Emma Duralja, Eden Fanella, Madison Fanus, Jayden Feese, Emma Foley, Chloe Garner, Cameron Geyer, Jagger ...[more]

Senior Center activities week of December 3

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]

Front Page Image In this week’s (November 23) Elizabethtown Advocate (Subscription Info Included)

The Elizabethtown Advocate is sold for 50 cents from orange and black vending boxes at these places: In front of the Advocate office (9 S. Market St., across from the public library) In front of the Elizabethtown post office At the Elizabethtown train station In front of American Legion Post 329, 240 N. Hanover St., Elizabethtown In front of Gigi’s Ice Cream Bar, corner of ...[more]

Senior Center activities week of November 26

Thursday, November 26: We are closed, Happy Thanksgiving! Friday, November 27: We are closed. Monday, November 30: 8:30-9:30am walking, 9:30am First Day of Hunting Season Activities, 10:30am Family Feud, 12:30pm Pinochle. Lunch will be: stuffed pepper casserole, potatoes, beans, sherbet. Tuesday, December 1: 8:30-9:30am walking, 9:30am Morning Stretch, 10:30am CODE RED-Self Defense for Seniors, 1pm 10 Minute Tasty Tip. Lunch will be: ...[more]

Front Page Image Church of the Brethren Alternative Gift Fair supports local services

A handmade quilted wall hanging called “Stars.”  Bluebird houses. A beach get-away. NFL memorabilia. These are among the silent auction items that will be available at the Elizabethtown Church of the Brethren’s Alternative Gift Fair on Sunday, Dec. 6. All proceeds will be donated to help people in need through local, regional and international nonprofit organizations. The fair also enables shoppers to ...[more]

Front Page Image Successor named to Amish expert, Donald Kraybill

ELIZABETHTOWN, PA – Dr. Steven M. Nolt, widely recognized for his scholarship on the history, life and culture of the Amish and Mennonite communities, has been appointed Senior Scholar at the Young Center for Anabaptist and Pietist Studies at Elizabethtown (Pennsylvania) College. The professor and prolific author succeeds Plain Sect researcher Dr. Donald B. Kraybill who retired as Senior Fellow ...[more]

Senior Center activities week of November 19

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 ...[more]

GEARS News November 9

Getting Paid to Talk, Making Money with Your Voice              An Introduction to professional voice acting. Have you ever been told that you have a great voice? This exciting class will explore numerous aspects of voice over work for television, film, radio, audio books, documentaries and the internet in your area. We will cover all the basics, including how to prepare ...[more]

Senior Center holds bazaar

The Elizabethtown Area Senior Center will hold their annual bazaar on Saturday, November 21 from 7am-1pm. The Bazaar includes clothing, attic treasures, handmade items, a bake sale, homemade candies, books and many raffle items.  The Bazaar will also feature an All-You-Can-Eat pancake breakfast sponsored by the Conoy Lions Club. Breakfast is served from 7am-11am. The Senior Center is located in the ...[more]

    Elizabethtown in the News

Collected from sources around the web.

  • 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

  • UPDATE: Hazmat call in Mount Joy the result of improperly used cleaning products

  • Girls Soccer standings and statistics

  • Woman hospitalized after pit bull attack in E-town home

  • Troegs Brewing expands by adding E-town warehouse space

  • Elizabethtown outlasts Lancaster Catholic in Section Two girls' tennis match

  • Conoy limits curbside mailboxes in Bainbridge, considers lighting complaint

  • Manheim Central and Elizabethtown play to scoreless tie

  • West Donegal officials trying to force cleanup of some properties

  • Masonic Village eternal flame dedication set for Saturday

  • Construction a near-constant theme at Masonic Villages

  • Middletown delivers another loss to Elizabethtown

  • Wenger's Feed names Finch president; Adams remains CEO

  • Frustration as state review of $59 million soybean plant in Lancaster County drags through two years

  • 23 local students among National Merit Scholarship semifinalists

  • Girls' Cross Country: 2014 team-by-team previews

  • Boys' Cross Country: 2014 team-by-team previews

  • REPORT: Two children taken to hospital after Elizabethtown school bus accident

  • Hempfield gets early nod in L-L Girls Soccer

  • A night at the Elizabethtown Fair: foot-long hot dog, 1,100-pound pig

  • Elizabethtown field hockey earns a Landmark ranking

  • Mailboxes would be limited in Bainbridge under proposed Conoy Township ordinance

  • New principal selected for East High Elementary School

  • Elizabethtown Fair opens the season in Lancaster County

  • Some highlights of the 2014 Elizabethtown Fair

  • West Donegal man charged with sexual assault of Elizabethtown girl, 13