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Lions tents go up at Swift and Clermont

| September 17, 2020
Lions tents go up at Swift and Clermont

The Wakefield Lions Club has provided students and teachers at Swift Middle and Clermont Elementary with much-needed outdoor instructional space. Lions club members installed three of their tents at the schools on Monday (Sept. 14). Swift Assistant Principal John Dolan said the tents will enable some students who otherwise would have been in the gymnasium to […]

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Solanco golf team improving

| September 17, 2020
Solanco golf team improving

The Solanco golf team is showing much improvement and competitiveness is recent play.   The team is led by sophomore Logan Wagner (photo), one of the top players in the Lancaster-Lebanon League. The team has one remaining regular season match Friday (Sept. 18) at FoxChase Golf Club, and L-L League playoffs are on Monday (Sept. […]

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Classroom aides needed

| September 10, 2020
Classroom aides needed

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BB&T Now Truist supports important high school and middle school programs

| September 4, 2020
BB&T Now Truist supports important high school and middle school programs

BB&T Now Truist has made an important  donation to the Solanco Education Foundation (SEF). SEF Executive Director Keith Kaufman  (left) and SEF President Tom Brackbill say the generous donation will help fund the mobile science probeware program that is used  by every student during their Solanco High School career, and the Solanco Middle School  STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) team.

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Solanco receives mask donations

| September 4, 2020
Solanco receives mask donations

Solanco School District Social Worker Avery Hill said many in our  community have been busy in helping keep our students and teachers safe. “Solanco School District is so grateful for the generosity, compassion, and skill that local mask-makers have shared with our school community! Arlene Hastings has donated 150 hand-made cloth masks to our learners […]

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2020 athletic hall of fame inductions postponed

| September 4, 2020
2020 athletic hall of fame inductions postponed

Solanco Athletic Director Anthony Hall and the Solanco Hall of Fame committee have  announced that the induction of this year’s hall of fame athletes has been postponed until next year. The athletes have not been made aware of their selection to the hall of fame, and Hall said they will not be contacted until next year.

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Fire companies respond to minor incident at Quarryville Elementary

| September 1, 2020

Fire crews were called to Quarryville Elementary School this afternoon (Tuesday) for what turned out to be a minor incident. A belt on a fan overheated, and local firefighters ventilated the building. The incident occurred after dismissal; there were no students in the school at the time.

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Solanco golf team in action

| August 31, 2020
Solanco golf team in action

On Aug. 27, the first Lancaster-Lebanon League Section 2 golf tournament was hosted by Manheim Central at Iron Valley Golf Course. “As expected it was a tight contest at the top with Garden Spot leading the way with 362, followed by Elizabethtown 365, Solanco 385, Conestoga Valley 406, Ephrata 476 and Manheim Central 569,” Solanco High School […]

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