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Elanco mulls $1M plan to renovate high school locker rooms to enhance student privacy  LancasterOnline

Amid heightened sensitivity over student privacy and safety, Eastern Lancaster County School District is considering a $1 million plan to renovate its high school ...

Garden Spot High School Class of 2019 graduates and award winners  LancasterOnline

Garden Spot High School held its commencement ceremony June 7 in the high school gymnasium.

William James "Billy" McDonnell | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

William James "Billy" McDonnell, 54, went home to be with his heavenly father on Friday, July 19, 2019 at Hospice & Community Care. Born in Lancaster County ...

School district considers new policy on locker room privacy  WGAL Susquehanna Valley Pa.

The proposal in the Eastern Lancaster County School District comes after a transgender student requested to use the boys' locker room.

Elanco weighs discontinuing showering and changing during gym classes until student privacy policy is in place  LancasterOnline

The Eastern Lancaster County school board on Monday discussed two interim policy options to allay the community's concerns over accommodations the board ...

Pa. school may remodel locker rooms over transgender student access  WHYY

This article originally appeared on PA Post. —. One Lancaster County school district might spend about $1 million to build private showers and changing stalls ...

Philip J. Stauffer | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Philip J. Stauffer, formerly of New Holland, passed away peacefully Saturday, July 27, 2019 at Zerbe Sisters Nursing Center where he resided for the last 2½ ...

Elanco approves hot-button bathroom and locker room policy despite constitutionality concerns [updated]  LancasterOnline

During a tense, three-hour meeting Monday night, the Eastern Lancaster County school board approved a policy that intends to bolster privacy for all of the ...

Elanco considers major overhaul of bathrooms, locker rooms at all schools to enhance student privacy  LancasterOnline

Eastern Lancaster County School District is considering an extensive — and potentially expensive — overhaul of its bathrooms and locker rooms, following a ...

School district moves forward with plan to provide private locker rooms to students  WGAL Susquehanna Valley Pa.

The Eastern Lancaster County School District is moving forward with a plan to provide private locker rooms for all students. On Monday, school board members ...

Elanco's proposed student privacy policy calls for single-user, gender-neutral restrooms, locker rooms  LancasterOnline

A committee charged with resolving Eastern Lancaster County School District's student privacy issues has put forward a gender-neutral policy solution.

School district plans 'privacy for all' locker rooms  ABC27

In the heart of Amish country, a rural school district is looking to make a major change in the way it accommodates transgender students.

ACLU urges Elanco to reverse course on controversial bathroom, locker room policy  LancasterOnline

The American Civil Liberties Union is urging the Eastern Lancaster County school board to reverse course on a new bathroom and locker room policy that critics ...

Elanco's decision to allow transgender student to use boys' restrooms, locker room sparks public outcry  LancasterOnline

The Eastern Lancaster County school board is grappling with a public outcry over its decision to allow a transgender student who was born female but identifies ...

Elanco to discuss student privacy after backlash over transgender boy's bathroom use  LancasterOnline

Four Eastern Lancaster County school board members will discuss student privacy Feb. 28 following a public outcry over a transgender student's desire to use ...

Community divided over which bathroom transgender student should use  WGAL Susquehanna Valley Pa.

A community is divided over which bathroom a transgender student should be allowed to use. Advertisement. WGAL News 8's Beccah Hendrickson talked to ...

ACLU urges school district to reverse bathroom policy  WGAL Susquehanna Valley Pa.

The American Civil Liberties Union is urging a school district in Lancaster County to reverse a recent change to its bathroom and locker room policy. Last week ...

Cyber school student charged after posting photo of Garden Spot student with toy gun on social media  LancasterOnline

Police charged a cyber school student with terroristic threats Tuesday after they said he made a threat toward Garden Spot High School on social media.

Garden Spot football falls at home to Palmyra  LancasterOnline

Garden Spot wrapped up its nonleague slate, falling 44-20 to visiting Palmyra on Friday night in New Holland.

Garden Spot High School Class of 2018 graduates and award winners  LancasterOnline

Garden Spot High School held its commencement ceremony June 8 in the high school gymnasium.

After 3 seasons, Zach Fulmer resigns post as Garden Spot's football coach  LancasterOnline

The Lancaster-Lebanon League has suffered its second football coaching casualty of the offseason.

Students from more than 2 dozen local high schools will explore leadership, probe issues, question the candidates Monday at Garden Spot  LancasterOnline

Bring together 54 students, 27 educators and two congressional candidates at one Lancaster County high school, and you've got the makings of a unique citizen ...

Meet the grads: Garden Spot High School Class of 2016  LancasterOnline

Elanco High School presented diplomas to 242 graduating seniors Friday.

'Chernobyl' actor Jared Harris comes to Lancaster County this fall to star in a movie about theater vet Stan Deen  LancasterOnline

Actor Jared Harris is coming to Lancaster County to film a new movie based on the life of the late Stan Deen, a beloved teacher and theater director.

Lancaster Catholic kicks off Lancaster County's high school graduation season Thursday  LancasterOnline

Lancaster County high school graduations begin Thursday, May 23, with Lancaster Catholic High School's commencement. Following are the dates and ...

SCOTUS decision furthers debate over Elanco's policy on transgender students  LancasterOnline

School districts in Lancaster County and beyond have clearer guidelines for serving transgender students after a U.S. Supreme Court decision Tuesday.

Graduation: Garden Spot High School, Class of 2015 | Local News  LancasterOnline

Garden Spot High School graduation was held Friday, June 5, in the school gymnasium.

Lancaster Scene: Sports calendar and listings from across the area  LancasterOnline

If your organization wishes to have an item in the Lancaster Scene column of the LNP Sunday print sports section and online listings, drop us a line at ...

5 things you might not know about New Holland  LancasterOnline

When school districts were being organized in Lancaster County, students in New Holland were given a chance to vote on the name of the new high school.

Garden Spot Class of 2017 graduates and awards  LancasterOnline

Garden Spot High School held its graduation Friday, June 9, in the school gymnasium.

Garden Spot Class of 2016 and awards  LancasterOnline

Garden Spot High School graduation was held June 3 in the school gymnasium.

Here's who's playing at the 40th annual Entertainment in the Park series in New Holland  LancasterOnline

This year, the New Holland Summer Arts Association will celebrate 40 years of its Entertainment in the Park program. The annual concert series brings oldies, ...

What happens when teachers regularly don't come to work?  LancasterOnline

In 2015-16, about 36 percent of Lancaster County's 4888 public school teachers were chronically absent, according to the most recent data from the U.S. ...

Winning takes on new meaning for a pair of wrestlers at L-L wrestling championships  LancasterOnline

There are many stories to be told from the L-L League wrestling championships. Here's two of them.

Ralph E. Dellinger, Jr. | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Ralph E. Dellinger, Jr., 60, of New Holland, PA passed away on Tuesday, January 15, 2019 after a brief illness.

Rock Lititz touts 'wide and varied opportunities' for Lancaster County students during career exploration event  LancasterOnline

Spending the day at Rock Lititz, Lancaster County's premier live event production center, was an eye-opener for Conestoga Valley High School senior Yodhe ...

Garden Spot High School marching band told to drop Bruno Mars, Fall Out Boy songs  Lancaster Newspapers

Administrators cite lyrics as reason high school marching band can't perform songs, despite the fact that the songs are performed as instrumentals.

Manheim Central wins L-L League team title on Tyler Dougherty's pin at 285  LancasterOnline

In the 25-year history of the Lancaster-Lebanon League wrestling championships there have been three team title races that were decided on the last match of ...

Daryl L. Leaman | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Daryl L. Leaman, 57, of Narvon, passed away at home on Saturday, May 25, 2019.

Garden Spot High School Student arrested for gun theft

A student was arrested Wednesday morning after it was discovered he stole a handgun and might have brought the gun to school. New Holland Police took a ...

Richard Ray Martin | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Richard Ray Martin, 74, died Sat., Nov. 24, at home.

Douglas Lou Schnupp | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Douglas Lou Schnupp, 67, of Wyomissing passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Monday June 24th after a long and courageous battle with ...

Stanley David Deen Teacher, Director, Mentor, Friend | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

"All the world's a stage, and all the men and women merely players; they have their exits and their entrances, and one man in his time plays many parts." –

Eastern Lancaster County renews superintendent's contract, unanimously approves $187K base salary  LancasterOnline

Eastern Lancaster County School District has renewed Superintendent Robert Hollister's contract for another five years.

Expired milk, dog feces and dirty food surfaces: Lancaster County restaurant inspections, Jan. 18, 2019  LancasterOnline

The Pennsylvania, Department of Agriculture, 866-366-3723, uses a risk-based inspection-reporting process for restaurants and other food handlers. Beulah's ...

Lancaster County college news: July 1, 2019 | Community  LancasterOnline

Ryan James Johnston received his Juris Doctor from American University, Washington College of Law, Washington, D.C., on May 19, 2019. A 2012 graduate of ...

Garden Spot High School graduate appears in commercials with Train, Nick Jonas thanks to music app Smule  LancasterOnline

About a year ago, Mariah Belgrod searched for a new app she could use to record herself singing.

PIAA Boys Basketball: Northern's season ends with loss to Sun Valley in Class 5A second round  The Sentinel

NEW HOLLAND — Sun Valley scored the first 11 points of the fourth quarter to cap a 16-2 run as the District 1 champ Vanguards pulled away to ended ...

Mechanicsburg can't solve Archbishop Wood's defense in PIAA basketball defeat  PennLive

NEW HOLLAND – Archbishop Wood clamped down defensively and shot well from deep to collect a 50-24 win over Mechanicsburg in Wednesday's PIAA Class ...

Here are the top returning rushers for 2019 L-L League football season  LancasterOnline

When the Lancaster-Lebanon League football season gets going in a couple of months, there will be just one returning 1000-yard rusher in the ranks.

Teenage skateboarder injured in hit-and-run, police say  WGAL Lancaster

Police in Lancaster County say they are trying to find a hit-and-run driver.

Bishop McDevitt cruises past Lansdale Catholic in PIAA Class 4A second-round game  PennLive

NEW HOLLAND – You want to be playing your best basketball in March, and that's what made Bishop McDevitt's PIAA playoff win over Lansdale Catholic so ...

Annual state report cards: Academic ratings decline at 13 of 17 Lancaster County public high schools  LancasterOnline

According to what's largely regarded as a standardized test-heavy rating system, most Lancaster County high schools declined academically in the past year.

PIAA girls basketball tournament Class 6A results: Cumberland Valley's run ends in close loss to Abington  PennLive

After falling behind by ten, Abington outscored Cumberland Valley, 18-4, the rest of the way to collect a thrilling victory at Garden Spot High School.

Several L-L League boys volleyball players nab Class 3A all-state, district all-star awards  LancasterOnline

District Three and the Pennsylvania Volleyball Coaches Association have weighed in with their Class 3A all-star picks from this past season, and the ...

Adam Clyde Haas | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Adam Clyde Haas, 23, of Morgantown, went to heaven to be with his Lord on December 17, 2017 following an accidental death.

Friends and former students remember Ken Blekicki, Lancaster saxophonist and music educator  LancasterOnline

When Seth Ebersole arrived for his first saxophone lesson with Ken Blekicki, he looked around the musician's home with wonder. He was amazed by the ...

Timothy R. Musser | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Timothy R. Musser, 62, of York, died unexpectedly, October 17, 2018. Born in Lancaster, he was the son of Titus G. Musser of New Holland, and the late Mildred ...

The stage is set for high school musicals to begin in Lancaster County: Here's a rundown  LancasterOnline

Who needs Broadway when you can experience the sights and sounds of live theater right here in Lancaster County? Check out this list of high school shows ...

Battling cancer, Garden Spot teen Amber Martin is set to attend her prom  Lancaster Newspapers

No one thought back in January that Amber Martin, afflicted with cancer, would survive long enough to attend her high school prom in May; not even Amber ...

Constance (Weber) Strauss | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Constance "Connie" (Weber) Strauss, 70, of Norwich, CT, formerly of New Holland, died July 16, 2018, while at home with her family.

Boys basketball: Coldren earns 300th win as Wilson downs Lebanon  Reading Eagle

NEW HOLLAND - Matt Coldren's 300th victory became a little more memorable than he might've hoped for after Wilson had to scramble to overcome a late ...

What Hath Psy Wrought: PA High School's 'Gangnam Style' Parody Dubbed 'Worst Video on the Entire Internet' [UPDATE]  Gawker

Spartan High School in New Holland, Pennsylvania, was just another average, everyday, small-town educational institution with ordinary students and an ...

Jessica Marie Ruhl | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Jessica Marie Ruhl, 31, of Ephrata, passed away unexpectedly on February 4th, 2018. Jess was born in Reading, PA on October 22nd, 1986 to her loving ...

High school royalty at Cocalico

Seven senior girls at Cocalico High School are smiling a bit more these days after learning that they were chosen for the 2017 Homecoming Court. The queen ...

Joseph J. Day | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Former New Holland resident Joseph (Joe) Day, 46, died December 31, 2017 in South Korea. Joe was born November 1, 1971, in Seoul, South Korea and was ...

The Conversation: Jobany Bedoya  Reading Eagle

Small business and Latino outreach coordinator, Greater Reading Economic Development Corp.

Lancaster County college news: July 5, 2017 | Community  LancasterOnline

College news. Graduations. Paige Spradling received a Bachelor of Science in biology with a chemistry minor from Indiana University of Pennsylvania on May ...

Jon Robert "Rob" Petersheim | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Jon Robert "Rob" Petersheim, 62, of Lancaster, passed away on Thursday, February 22, 2018.

New Holland singer Mariah Belgrod nominated for iHeartRadio Music Award  LancasterOnline

About once a week, Mariah Belgrod logs into the Smule app on her phone, puts in her microphone earbuds and sings along to an instrumental track.

Robert L. "Bob" Houck | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Robert L. "Bob" Houck, 74, of Manheim, and formerly of Blue Ball, died peacefully surrounded by his family on Saturday, December 30, 2017 at Hospice and ...

Anthony A. "Tony" Lutz | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Anthony A. "Tony" Lutz, age 31, of New Holland, passed away at the Lancaster General Hospital on Thursday, August 3, 2017. He was the fiancé of Dawn M.

Here is a list of musicals Lancaster County high schools are performing  LancasterOnline

Who needs Broadway when you can experience the sights and sounds of live theater right here in Lancaster County? Check out this list of high school shows ...

Janet E. Horning | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Janet E. (Braine) Horning, 73, of Ephrata died Thursday evening, March 8, 2018 at the Masonic Village in Elizabethtown. A *service* to celebrate her life will be ...

Melissa K. Kurtz | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Melissa K. Kurtz, 34, of Bowmansville, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, January 19, 2018, at Hospice & Community Care, Mount Joy.

New Holland native up for Oscar | Entertainment And Lifestyle  Lancaster Newspapers

Unless there is a huge upset tonight, Lancaster County will be able to lay claim to a homegrown Oscar winner.

Nancy Hess | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Nancy Kay Hess (nee: Overly), age 69, left her earthly home to be in the arms of the Lord on Monday, March 27, 2017 at Ascension-All Saints Hospital. She was.

Keith A. Horst | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Keith A. Horst, 44, of Lancaster, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, September 26, 2017.

Lancaster County Police Log: Friday, Nov. 18, 2016 | Police Log  LancasterOnline

EAST LAMPETER TWP.: Michael Dale Spangler of Strasburg was charged after he allegedly entered an unlocked garage on Lincoln Highway East on Oct. 30 ...

Man to stand trial in fatal shooting of his friend in Brecknock Township  LancasterOnline

An East Earl man charged with shooting and killing his friend “never intended to hurt, much less kill his friend,” his defense attorney said following a preliminary ...

Chemistry driving Milton Hershey success on the court  WPMT FOX 43

HERSHEY, Pa. - The Milton Hershey School boys basketball team is on a roll this postseason. After getting knocked out of the PIAA state tournament in the first ...

Lancaster County man admits he made up Auschwitz story  LancasterOnline

An Adamstown man who has claimed for many years that he escaped from Auschwitz now says he was never in the concentration camp and apologized for ...

Lancaster County Police Log: Wednesday, April 9, 2014 | Police Log  Lancaster Newspapers

BURGLARY. EAST HEMPFIELD TWP.: Officials at Zips Dry Cleaning, 3011 Columbia Ave., reported Saturday that an attempt was made to enter the business.

Lancaster County Police Log: Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017 | Police Log  LancasterOnline

ACCESS DEVICE FRAUD. NEW HOLLAND: Austin Krick, 23, of 3501 Division Highway, was charged after he used his employer's credit card for personal use, ...

Beth A. Eby | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Beth A. Eby, 44, of Brownstown went to be with the Lord on Monday, November 10, 2014 at Hospice & Community Care following an eight-month illness.

More than 850 Students to Compete in 2015 NASP Archery Tournament in Pennsylvania

The field has been set for Pennsylvania's statewide student archery tournament to be held March 13 in State College.

William A. "Billy" Becker | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

William A. "Billy" Becker, 62, of Manheim, died unexpectedly on Friday, October 20, 2017 at the Renova Center in Lebanon.

Dalton J. Meadows | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Dalton J. Meadows, 17, of New Holland, died at home Wednesday morning, August 23, 2017. Born in Reading, PA on June 28, 2000 Dalton was the son of ...

Twins buy Zimmerman's Roofing in New Holland | Local Business  LancasterOnline

Zimmerman's Roofing in New Holland has been sold to twin brothers Shawn and Kevin Iddings for an undisclosed price.

Map: Thousands of drug overdoses over 3 years in Lancaster County  LancasterOnline

Thousands of people have accidentally overdosed from opioids in Lancaster County over the last three years.

Nancy L. Althouse | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Nancy L. Althouse, born on April 26, 1948, passed away on January 14, 2018. She was the daughter of the late Carl and Hazel (Hoshauer) Mohler.

Lancaster County restaurant inspections: Feb. 23, 2018 | Restaurant Inspections  LancasterOnline

The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, 866-366-3723, uses a “risk-based” inspection reporting process for restaurants and other food handlers.

Did your high school make the cut? US News & World Report ranks top 30 in Pa.

A list of the top 30 public high schools in Pennsylvania, according to U.S. News & World Report.

How beneficial are 'one-to-one' laptop programs in schools?  The Christian Science Monitor

Drawing on 15 years of observations, two researchers find that test scores improved significantly and that students exhibited a variety of other skills when they ...

Nathan Richard Miller | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

It is with overwhelming sadness the family of Nathan Richard Miller announces his passing after a brief illness on Saturday, January 6, 2018 at the age of 39 ...

Lancaster County college news: June 23, 2018 | Community  LancasterOnline

College news. Graduations. Jocelyn Nicole Yurchak graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in health care management from the University of ...

Life as a 7-footer in Japan: "I hit my head on a lot of ceilings"  LancasterOnline

Garden Spot graduate Todd O'Brien adjusts to playing pro basketball in Japan.

Donald L. "Donnie" Nelson | Obituaries  Lancaster Newspapers

Donald L. "Donnie" Nelson, 66, of Landisville, passed away on Thursday, February 20, 2014. Born in New Holland, he was the son of the late Clarence J. and ...

Local gymnast enters regional hall of fame  Greenville Daily Reflector

Sunday, June 3, 2018. Darlene Rose, who has been a part of gymnastics in some form, whether it be competing or coaching, since the early 60's, is now being ...

Breaking down District 3's top wrestling recruits: Susquenita's Dalton Group already getting 'non-stop' attention

Group headlines a deep crop of District 3 wrestlers who rank among Pennsylvania's best recruits, according to PA Power Wrestling.

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