Christmas visit by three officers

Three members of the Springettsbury Township Police Department visited students at St. Joseph School, York, on Dec. 20. Chief Thomas Hyers, Lt. Todd King and Officer Matthew Berry treated the students to a reading of the holiday favorite, “‘Twas the Night Before Christmas.” Pictured with the students are Lt. King, left, and Officer Berry.

Three members of the Springettsbury Township Police Department visited students at St. Joseph School, York, on Dec. 20. Chief Thomas Hyers, Lt. Todd King and Officer Matthew Berry treated the students to a reading of the holiday favorite, “‘Twas the Night Before Christmas.” Pictured with the students are Lt. King, left, and Officer Berry.

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Sensational fall poems

These poems were written by second-grade students in Mrs. Hostetter’s class at St. Joseph School, Dallastown.

By Mary Kate Dick
When I…
Hear the wind blowing the trees,
Smell the apple cider,
See the leaves falling,
Taste the pumpkin pie,
Touch the pumpkin seeds,
I know its fall! Hear the leaves crunching

By Ethan Ballard
When I..
Hear the leaves crunching
Smell the pumpkin pie
See black cats
Taste candy apples
Touch a pumpkin
I know its fall!

By Margaret Bowser
When I…
Hear the leaves blowing
Smell the wind
See the scarecrows
Taste pumpkin pie
Touch the apples
I know its fall!

By Christina Williams
When I…
Hear the acorns falling on my driveway
Smell pumpkin pie baking in the oven
See apples
Taste apple pie, its really good
Touch the leaves
I know its fall!

By Ethan French
When I…
Hear leaves falling
Smell pumpkin pie
See shorter days
Taste pumpkin seeds
Touch leaves
I know its fall!

By Jessica McMurray
When I…
Hear birds
Smell leaves
See colors on trees
Taste soup
Touch pumpkin pie
I know its fall!

By Michelle Montes
When I…
Hear the leaves crunching
Smell pumpkin pie
See the leaves crumbling
Taste an apple
Touch the football
I know its fall!

By Noah Kiel
When I…
Smell the good smell of the air
Taste pumpkin pie
See the leaves falling down
Hear people cheering for my football team
Touch a pumpkin
I know its fall!

By Logan Grazuties
When I…
Hear children yelling
Smell the wind
See the leaves changing colors
Taste pumpkin pie
Touch the apples
I know its fall!

By Ashton Ackley
When I…
Taste apple cider
Smell pumpkin pie baking
Touch apples
See leaves falling
Hear children playing in the leaves
I know its fall!

By Michael Bick
When I…
Taste the apples
Hear the wind
Smell the leaves
Touch the leaves
See the pumpkins
I know its fall!

By Gabriel Wunderlich
When I…
Hear the wind
Smell the turkey
See pumpkins
Touch apples
Taste the pumpkin pie
I know its fall!

By Sam Bailey
When I
Hear knives carving pumpkins
Smell pumpkin pie
See leaves changing colors
Taste apple cider
Touch crunchy leaves
I know its fall!

By Adriana Menegus
When I…
Hear deer running in the woods
Smell wood burning in the fire
See leaves blowing
Taste the marshmallows
Touch the leaves
I know its fall!

By Carissa Stine
When I…
Hear cars drive over crunchy leaves
See crows
Smell candy
Touch pumpkins
Taste pumpkin pie
I know its fall!

By Hunter Karpulk
When I…
Hear the people talk about Halloween
Smell pumpkin pie
See candy
Touch pumpkins
Taste apple cider
I know its fall!

By Tyreescia Armstrong
When I…
Hear the wind blowing
Smell apple pie
See leaves falling
Taste pumpkin pie
Touch apples
I know its fall!

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