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Strong performances by middle school STEM teams

| March 14, 2019
Strong performances by middle school STEM teams

Solanco middle school STEM teams registered impressive finishes in the 2018-2019 STEM Student Competition. (STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.) Members of a team from George A. Smith Middle School – Holly Grube, Graydon Schlagnhaufer, Droc Jones, and Jacob Trimble - placed second in the 7th to 9th grade division. The 2018-19 STEM Challenge […]

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Mr. Solanco contest March 23 at the high school

| March 13, 2019
Mr. Solanco contest March 23 at the high school

Nine Solanco seniors will vie for the 2019 Mr. Solanco crown at 7 p.m. on Saturday, March 23 in the Solanco High School auditorium. The contestants are, Evan Boule (seated). Front row: Logan Yaletchko, Kyle Osborne, Will Paredes, Zach Fritz. Back Row: Gabe Williams, Patrick Hodgson, Noah Huyett, Nick Dillan. They will compete in beach wear, […]

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More prestigious recognition for award-winning artist Olivia Stoltzfus

| March 13, 2019
More prestigious recognition for award-winning artist Olivia Stoltzfus

Olivia Stoltzfus is the recipient of the 2019 C.X. Carlson Senior Art Portfolio Scholarship Award of $11,500! This prestigious “emerging artist” scholarship is awarded by The Red Raven Art Company and the C.X. Carlson Cultural Trust in Lancaster. Image: Olivia’s Looking Down with Compassion, pastel on paper. Olivia will be honored during an awards ceremony […]

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Share your talents and skills – audition on April 1 for high school talent show

| March 12, 2019

If you can sign, dance, play an instrument or have another talent that others would find interesting and/or entertaining, you are encouraged to audition for the Solanco High School Renaissance Talent Show. Fifteen-minute auditions will be scheduled from 3 to 5 p.m. on April 1, 2, 3 and 4. An appointment for an audition can be made […]

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Solanco’s all-star wrestlers; special recognition for Dominic Flatt’s kindness

| March 12, 2019
Solanco’s all-star wrestlers; special recognition for Dominic Flatt’s kindness

Photo: Standout Solanco wrestlers Connor Charles, Nick Yannutz, Joey Vandegriff, Nate Nuehauser, Chase Charles, Jackson Houghton and Dominic Flatt. Solanco wrestlers have been honored for their successful seasons and accomplishments: Chase Charles at 126 pounds and Jackson Houghton at 113 have been named Lancaster-Lebanon League all-stars. Connor Charles earned academic all-star recognition. Dominic Flatt at 106 […]

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Odyssey of the Mind teams advance to states

| March 11, 2019
Odyssey of the Mind teams advance to states

Solanco’s high school, middle school and elementary school Odyssey of the Mind teams provided impressive performances during the regional tournament at Millersville University, and the high school team and a team from Smith have advanced to the state Odyssey of the Mind Tournament to be held April 6 at Pocono Mountain East High School. The high school […]

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Scholarship opportunities for Solanco seniors

| March 7, 2019
Scholarship opportunities for Solanco seniors

There are more than 60 scholarships available to Solanco High School seniors who will graduate this spring. Information about each scholarship and applications are available online in a program known as Kaleidoscope. Applications are completed and submitted online. The deadline for application submission is Sunday, March 31. Scholarships will be awarded at Senior Awards Night […]

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Solanco well represented in all-star football game

| March 7, 2019
Solanco well represented in all-star football game

Six Solanco football standouts have been chosen to play in the annual Tri-County all-star game. Congratulations to Logan Yaletchko (defensive lineman), Sam Buckwalter (defensive back), Nick Dillon (offensive lineman), Daniel Sampson (defensive lineman), Nafis Moore (running back), and Averex Grant (offensive lineman). The all-star game will be played on Friday, May 24 at 7 p.m. at […]

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