The York Homeschool Association Chess Team finished first in the Junior Varsity Division of the Susquehanna Scholastic Chess Tournament, at Perryville, Md. Competing for the team were, from left, Alex Marchesani, Al Mokris, and Jimmy McAllister.Read More
Junior Achievement of South Central PA earned a Gold Summit Award from JA USA for outstanding success in financial health, program quality, management effectiveness and program growth. Josie Gonzalez, a sixth-grader at Locust Grove Elementary School, displays the award during her tenure as Mayor of JA BizTown Nov. 16.Read More
Lee Samuel Sweitzer of Wellsville became a junior member of the American Angus Association.Read More
Students of Aldersgate Preschool visit Flinchbaugh Orchard to learn about pumpkins, apples, bees, corn, farm animals and how food makes its way from the farm to the table.Read More
Dallastown Area High School MCJROTC‘s program has been awarded the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Association Award.
Christian School of York students Madeline Taylor and Jialuan Zhao have been namedRead More
Gary Barshinger, 5th grade teacher at Trimmer Elementary School, and
Michael Nardelli, 2nd grade teacher at Lincolnway Elementary School.Read More
Front row, from left, Kasey Miner, Sarah Ketterman, Skylar Beard, Megan Cintron, Lia Breeden, Alexis Hartnett, Taylor Schlemmer and Eliza Jermyn.
Back row, Bobby Bollinger, Kevin Rice, Kyle Narber, Ely Zeigler, Noah Cable, Parker Weekly, Brady Lucas and Clayton Frey.
West York High School homecoming events include, Parade and Pep Rally, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 16; Coronation of the Homecoming King and Queen, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 18 at the stadium, followed by the West York Football game at 7 p.m. The Homecoming dance is 7:30 p.m. Oct. 19. Information: 792-2796.Read More
Manchester ACE Hardware is having a Fall Festival, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 19 at their store, 4335 N. George St., Manchester. Featuring face painting, a petting zoo, bounce houses and more. Information: 266-3664.Read More
Karl Steger, retired Southern York County School District band director and music teacher, has received Susquehannock High School Alumni Association’s Spirit Award.Read More
Angelina Stewart, a junior at Susquehannock High School, was crowned Miss Pennsylvania High School America 2014 and will represent Pennsylvania at the National Miss High School America competition in Orlando next July.Read More
Southern York County School District received awards in the Pennsylvania School Board Association’s Educational Publications contest. They earned “Awards of Excellence,” and “Honorable Mention” in various categories of the contest.Read More
DreamWrights Youth & Family Theatre is offering theater classes for students ages 3-16 at the theater, 100 Carlisle Ave. Deadline: Oct. 30.
Storybook Trunk Adventure for ages 3-4, 9-11 a.m. Nov. 2, 9, 16 and 23. Cost: $18-$67.
Goldie and the Bears Mini-Musical for ages 5-7, 9-11 a.m. Nov. 2, 9, 16 and 23. Cost: $72.
Jack and the Magic Beans for ages 8-16, 9 a.m.-noon Nov. 2, 9, 16 and 23; and 5:30-8:30 p.m. Nov. 7, 14 and 21. Cost: $185.
Information: 848-8623 or www.dreamwrights.org.Read More
Saubel’s Markets purchased the Grand Champion Steer at the York Fair Junior Livestock sale on Sept. 14. Pictured from left is Greg, Betti and Adam Saubel, 2013 York Fair Queen Nicole McCord, and six-year 4-H member Daniel Rohrbaugh, with his 1,340 pound Angus steer.Read More