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Property tax payment due October 31

| October 11, 2017
Property tax payment due October 31

Taxpayers will avoid a 10% tax penalty on their Solanco School District real estate taxes if the tax is paid in full by October 31, 2017. A 10% penalty will be assessed on the portion of a taxpayer’s real estate tax bill that is not paid by October 31. Solanco residents who have already elected […]

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Students learn How to Make a Strong First Impression

| October 10, 2017
Students learn How to Make a Strong First Impression

Solanco High School counselors Lindsay Capoferri and Tristan Zelinka wrapped up their three-lesson series on making stronger connections. Ninth grade students were introduced to Tips on How to Make a Strong First Impression. They also explored methods for expected versus unexpected behaviors when interacting with others. Finally, they discussed the impact of using I-Messages instead of […]

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Local youth invited to Halloween Hallways on Thursday

| October 10, 2017

Halloween Hallways at the high school is attended by hundreds of excited children and their parents each year. The incredibly popular community activity will be held at the high school Thursday, October 19 from 6 to 8 p.m. Solanco High School students will provide local youngsters with the opportunity to enjoy safe and educational trick-or-treating. The young […]

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Solanco sports broadcasts on YouTube

| October 9, 2017

Following is a list of the upcoming Solanco athletic events to be broadcast on YouTube. Visit the Solanco YouTube page, then click on the link to the game and enjoy the action. Tuesday, October 10:  Solanco volleyball vs. Lampeter-Strasburg, 7 p.m. Wednesday, October 11:  Solanco girls soccer vs. Lampeter-Strasburg, 7 p.m. Friday, October 20:  Solanco homecoming […]

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Marching band in special performance on October 28

| October 6, 2017
Marching band in special performance on October 28

“Our Marching Band will participate in the LLMEA Marching Band Coalition Showcase at JP McCaskey High School on Saturday, October 28,” Solanco High School Band Director Scott Weyman  said. “This event marks the season finale for the coalition and will conclude with a mass band event featuring every member of every marching band -11 bands in all -  on […]

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Smith Fall Fest – November 4

| October 6, 2017
Smith Fall Fest – November 4

For  information about the Smith Middle Fall Festival on Saturday, November 4, call Smith at 786-2244.

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Students of the Month

| October 3, 2017
Students of the Month

Solanco Superintendent Dr. Brian Bliss and the Solanco School Board have honored the Students of the Month. Front row: Cheyenne Houck (4th grade, Providence Elementary), Zoey Evans (5th grade, Quarryville), and Hailey Stowe (5th, Clermont). Back row: Rachel Ward (12th, high school), Haleigh Cole (8th, Smith Middle School), Lainey Nolan (8th, Swift Middle School). (Not […]

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Hall of Fame induction ceremonies on Friday

| October 2, 2017
Hall of Fame induction ceremonies on Friday

Six remarkably successful athletes will be inducted into the Solanco Athletic Hall of Fame. The  incredibly talented and hard-working inductees include two 1986 Solanco graduates, and grads from 1996, 1994, 1963 and 1955. Mark Prokay, Jen Lefever, Scott Reilly, Kenneth Walton, the late Joe Habecker, and Doris (Cooky) Hess Howett were standouts in football, wrestling, basketball, track and […]

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