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What are the best high schools in Pennsylvania? U.S. News and World Report releases state, U.S. rankings  PennLive

Two Pennsylvania schools were in the national top 30.

Mom says lunch lady lied; court says transgender kids can pick rest rooms: Good Morning, Pennsylvania  PennLive

Also: Tornadoes, bad storms cross Pennsylvania; lawmakers report tens of thousands of dollars in gifts; much more.

Getting ready for Monday's Big 33 Game with a pep rally  WHP Harrisburg

People gathered at Hershey High School on Sunday, where a Big 33 pep rally was held. The game between Pennsylvania and Maryland's high school football ...

Hershey High band director suspended over corruption of minors charge  PennLive

The music and band director for Hershey High School has been suspended after he was charged with corruption of minors. Jonathan Pinkerton, 37, faces a ...

Hershey High School band director facing corruption of minors charge  WPMT FOX 43

DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa.-- The band director for Hershey High School has been charged with corruption of minors. Jonathan Pinkerton is facing one count of ...

When is prom? The 2019 schedule for central Pa. high schools

Prom season 2019 is underway and will continue through early June. Here is a list of prom dates that we know of. PennLive does not have dates for all proms.

Lancaster Scene: Sports calendar and listings from across the area  LancasterOnline

If your organization wishes to have an item in the LANCASTER SCENE column of the LNP Sunday sports print section, as well as its weekly online listings, send ...

Hershey high school students hold 4th annual “Walk for Clean Water”  WPMT FOX 43

DERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa. - Most people never have to worry about having access to clean water, and several high school students in Dauphin County are going ...

Hershey Theatre's Apollo Awards 2019: And the winners are ...  PennLive

Hershey Theatre announced the winners of the 11th annual Apollo Awards during a ceremony Sunday evening at the theater. The awards program recognizes ...

The Best and Brightest Class of 2019

This is the 27th year for the PennLive/Patriot-News Best and Brightest program that honors high school seniors in Adams, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, ...

Hershey Theatre Apollo Awards 2019: Here are this year's musical nominations  PennLive

The annual Apollo Awards honoring achievement by local high school students in theatrical endeavors was held at the Hershey Theatre, Sunday, May 20, 2018.

Friday Morning Lights: Hershey High School  ABC27

In week two of Friday Morning Lights, Ali Lanyon and Amanda Peterson visited Hershey High School. They highlighted two faculty members, a student-run ...

When is graduation? Schedule of 2019 high school commencement ceremonies

The Central Dauphin High School commencement was held at the Giant Center, Hershey, on Tuesday, June 5, 2018. Vicki Vellios Briner/Special to PennLive.

Best high schools in nation list released: Where does your school rank?  PennLive

U.S. News and World Report today released its 2019 Best High School 2019 Best High School. Only two Pennsylvania high schools ranked in the top 50.

Hershey High School field hockey team heads to PIAA finals  PennLive

Meet the Hershey High School field hockey team. The Trojans defeated Emmaus Tuesday in the PIAA class 3A field hockey state semifinal, punching a ticket to ...

Live updates from Thursday's Middletown at Milton Hershey high school football game

Coach Jeff Boger and his Milton Hershey Spartans can essentially lock up a postseason berth Thursday with a victory over two-time Capital champ Middletown.

Derry Township student wins ‘Poetry Out Loud’ state title  WPMT FOX 43

DERRY TOWNSHIP -- Hershey High School sophomore Jordan Marie Lewis will represent Pennsylvania in the 2019 Poetry Out Loud National Recitation ...

Taking PULSE: On 10th anniversary, outreach program gets more diverse  Penn State News

Established in 2008, PULSE is the College of Medicine's educational outreach program for high school students.

Hershey Theatre's 2019 Apollo Award play nominations are in: Who's in the spotlight?  PennLive

Modeled after the Tony Awards, the Hershey Theatre Apollo Awards recognizes outstanding achievements by local high school students in musical and play ...

Updated District 3 girls basketball power ratings through Jan. 20

Which teams are in contention for a District 3 playoff berth?

Signs of rodents, mice and moldy rolls: school cafeteria inspections in Dauphin County  PennLive

Thousands of children in Dauphin County use their school cafeteria close to five times a week, nine months of the year, so it's important to know where those ...

Remembering Toni Lee Neikens: 'caring, fun, loving, generous, giving and forgiving'

Toni Lee "Didi" Neikens retired from Central Dauphin School District.Neikens, 79, of Harrisburg, died March 19 at Select Specialty Hospital, Harrisburg.

Hershey High School 2017 graduation: photos

Hershey High School held its 2017 graduation on June 8.

District 3 Boys Soccer Photos: Mechanicsburg at Hershey  Carlisle Sentinel

Mechanicsburg's Alex Labell, center, tries to block a kick from Hershey's Evan King, right, in the first half of their District 3 Class 3A semifinal Monday night at ...

Hershey High School mini-thon raises $47,000  ABC27

Students at Hershey High School have raised more than $47000 dollars.

Best and Brightest Class of 2019 honored at reception

The PennLive/Patriot-News Best and Brightest Class of 2019 was honored during a reception held at PA Media Group on Wednesday, May 15.

Maggie Wu, Hershey High School: Best and Brightest 2016

Maggie Wu is a volunteer musician for Center Stage Hershey at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center.

Capture the beauty of over a thousand orchids at Hershey Gardens Orchid Show  WPMT FOX 43

HERSHEY, Pa.-- This weekend at Hershey Gardens you'll be able to see over 1000 orchids and varieties too. For the third year in a row the show returns to ...

Mid-Penn girls basketball leaders: Scoring, 3-pointers, rebounding, assists, steals & blocks  PennLive

Ashley Hoagland, Cedar Cliff, shoots a reverse layup in front of Kate Sinz, Hershey, as Cedar Cliff defeat Hershey High School 50-32 in girls basketball action ...

Vine-cutting ceremony held for new Hershey Medical Center trail system  WPMT FOX 43

DERRY TOWNSHIP, Dauphin County, Pa. -- Dozens turned out today for the vine cutting of the Hershey Medical Center trail system in Dauphin County. The new ...

Hershey Garden hosts free community day, Gardenfest  WPMT FOX 43

DERRY TOWNSHIP, Dauphin County - Many people celebrated all things spring and caught a glimpse of dozens of butterflies at the Hershey Gardens. Hershey ...

Local high school powerlifters raise the bar  WPMT FOX 43

HERSHEY, Pa. - Four years ago, Hershey High School senior David Still had no intention of becoming a powerlifter. Now he's a 3-time national champ. "It wasn't ...

Too early to know what damage has been done to Route 39

Parts of Route 39 have been closed and are covered with water from the Swatara Creek. PennDOT spokesperson, Greg Penny said it's too early to tell what ...

Commonwealth Interfaith Service / Poetry Out Loud state champion | Smart Talk

What to look for on Smart Talk Friday, April 26, 2019: The Hadee Mosque in Harrisburg will host a unique gathering of individuals on Monday. Congregants ...

PIAA Basketball Playoff Brackets announced

PIAA Basketball Schedule this weekend: Friday: –Mars Boys (24-1) will face Milton Hershey (19-7) at Greensburg Salem high school at 6pm in the 5A First ...

Hershey grad Dylan Painter will transfer from Villanova, the Wildcats announce  WPMT FOX 43

PHILADELPHIA -- Hershey High School grad Dylan Painter is transferring from Villanova to play basketball elsewhere, the school announced Friday. Painter ...

Cocoa Bean Bowl marks 75th anniversary in Hershey

This year is the 75th anniversary of the football game between Milton Hershey School and Hershey High School in the Cocoa Bean bowl.

Hershey High School, Cumberland Valley High rank among best in state

Hershey High School is the 16th best school in the state, according the annual U.S. News & World Report ranking of American schools. Nationally, the Derry ...

Flooding Forces Hersheypark to Close for 3rd Time This Week, Rescues in Central Pennsylvania Communities  NBC 10 Philadelphia

Historic flooding from heavy downpours in central Pennsylvania caused evacuations from flooded homes and forced the popular Hersheypark amusement park ...

Robots are their hobby. See what these Central Pa. teens have accomplished  PennLive

The Krypton Cougars, a team of about 20 students from area high schools, placed highly last week in the national FIRST Robotics Competition, and they area ...

Ortiz to lead Middletown Area High School track and field teams  Middletown Press and Journal

J.J. Ortiz is a 2001 MAHS graduate and threw the javelin and shot put and ran sprints for the Blue Raiders. “The track program isn't anything new to me,” he said.

Apollo Award 2018 winners for central Pa. high school theater: Here's who won

The event celebrates achievement in plays and musicals among participating high schools in central Pennsylvania and is held at the Hershey Theatre.

Boiling Springs gets redemption against Bermudian Springs, wins District 3 team wrestling bronze  PennLive

Boiling Springs flipped the script in the District 3 bronze medal match to beat Bermudian, 32-31, on Criteria D for most bouts won.

Hershey High School: Class of 2014  The Patriot-News

The following is a list of graduates from the class of 2014 at Hershey High School. Derry Township School District does not name a valedictorian or salutatorian.

US soccer star Christian Pulisic treats hometown kids to clinic in Hershey | News

(Hershey) -- All things considered, Christian Pulisic would rather be in Russia. The reigning U.S. Soccer Player of the Year is still coping with the bitter ...

Cougars, Manheim Township advance to District 3 boys lacrosse title games after semifinal wins  LancasterOnline

HERSHEY - Manheim Township had already spotted itself a three-goal lead just two minutes and 14 seconds into Tuesday evening's District 3-3A boys lacrosse ...

BEST PA SCHOOLS: 2018 best high schools in Pennsylvania, according to new rankings  WPXI Pittsburgh

The US News and World Report is out with its annual best high schools report.

Hershey High School Leads Teams Into USA Memory Championship  New York Times

Hershey High School is looking to extend its recent dominance at the USA Memory Championship.

Hershey High School honor roll  Lebanon Daily News

The following Hershey High School students were named to the honor roll for the first marking period of the 2015-16 school year. Ninth grade. Distinguished ...

Cumberland Valley outlasts Central Dauphin to finish 3rd at District 3 team wrestling championships  PennLive

Cumberland Valley coach Dave Heckard knew he had an ace up his sleeve late against Central Dauphin in the third-place match at the District 3 team wrestling ...

Hershey wrestling coach Brad Bechtel resigns; Trojans looking for 'best possible candidate'

Hershey coach Brad Bechtel said he resigned his post as the school's head wrestling coach for personal reasons. (Joe Hermitt, PennLive, file). By Dustin ...

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL: District 3 playoff schedule for tonight, plus last night's results  WPMT FOX 43

The District 3 playoffs continue tonight with a full slate of games, including a quadruple-header at Hershey's Giant Center. Two championships will be decided in ...

The sport of memory: For these high school athletes, it's all in their heads  CNN

Memory competitions generally involve five events with two goals -- memorize and recall -- and one method in particular is helping high school champions win.

Christian Pulisic comes home to Hershey, Summer Classic Christian Pulisic, 18, international soccer star and Hershey

HERSHEY, Pa. -- It took less than 30 seconds after arriving at the Hershey Summer Classic to see the first small child wearing a No. 22, Christian Pulisic ...

Eliza Dewey, Hershey High School: Best and Brightest, 2015

Eliza Dewey is a senior at Hershey High School. She will attend Wake Forest University.

Lampeter-Strasburg, Manheim Township among U.S. News' best high schools  LancasterOnline

For the first time in five years, there's a new top-ranked high school in Lancaster County.

Hershey High School moms join kids in USA Memory Championship in New York

Hershey High School is a four-time champion of the event, held in New York tomorrow.

POSTSEASON ROUNDUP: Northern Lebanon softball's memorable season ends in consy loss  Lebanon Daily News

HARRISBURG - There's a new boys' lacrosse kingpin in town. Reigning PIAA champ Manheim Township went down to Palmyra, 8-7, in the 3A district final.

DISTRICT 3 LACROSSE, WEDNESDAY, MAY 15: York Catholic, Kennard-Dale roll in girls' action  York Dispatch

The York Catholic and Kennard-Dale girls' lacrosse teams rolled to wins on Wednesday in District 3 quarterfinal action.

The Best and Brightest class of 2018

This is the 26th year for the PennLive/Patriot-News Best and Brightest program that honors high school seniors in Adams, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, ...

Who is Michelle Wolf? Hershey native sparks controversy after 'jokes' at White House Correspondents Dinner

On Saturday, Hershey native Michelle Wolf became the fifth woman to host the White House Correspondents Dinner in its 104-year history and sparked ...

Central PA MLK Day of Service  WPMT FOX 43

SUSQUEHANNA TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- Students at Susquehanna High School in Dauphin County served the community Sunday at Central PA MLK Day of *Service* ...

- Mount field hockey finishes season in States  Chestnut Hill Local

by Tom Utescher Last Tuesday Mount St. Joseph's field hockey team travelled out to Chocolatetown USA (Hershey, PA), but it was Cougars, not Kisses, that.

'Change needs to happen': Students walk out for unity, victims, school safety

Midstate students stage walkouts memorializing Florida shooting victims while calling for unity, school safety and an end to gun violence.

New Hershey High School principal thrives on challenge

Dale Reimann will begin his duties as the high school principal on Aug. 27 -- the first day of school -- though he began preparing in July.

Hershey high diver eyes service after school  abc27

HERSHEY, Pa. (WHTM) - Swimming competitions can have an energy and atmosphere unlike any other sport.

Hershey High School to remember grad aboard 9/11 flight

Ten years after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, Derry Township School District is memorializing one of its own.

District 3 Team Wrestling Photos: Cedar Cliff wins Class 3A title, plus Boiling Springs, Cumberland Valley in consolations  Carlisle Sentinel

Cedar Cliff's Bobby Whalen, bottom, struggles to break free from Dallastown's John Legion during the 170 pound weight class in the District 3 Class 3A ...

Scott Mitchell resigns position of head football coach at Hershey High School

Hershey head coach Scott Mitchell, who resigned on Tuesday after one season, will return to Chambersburg to spend more time with his family. (PennLive, file).

Loyalsock run ends with loss to McDevitt | News, Sports, Jobs  Williamsport Sun-Gazette

HERSHEY — Loyalsock must settle for being Eastern Pennsylvania's best boundary school team. Again. Just like last year, the Lancers are the last Class AAA.

High school students get a hands on look at STEM at Harrisburg summer camp  Penn State News

Penn State Harrisburg's School of Science, Engineering, and Technology (SSET) hosted the second STEM Summer Enrichment Program, a free summer camp ...

Best central Pa. high schools from US News & World Report's 2017 rankings

How did central Pennsylvania schools fare in a new ranking of the best high schools in Pennsylvania and the U.S.? PennLive has compiled some examples ...

Some of this weekend's Big 33 festivities will take place in Lebanon  LebTown

The annual Big 33 football game will be taking place next Monday night at Central Dauphin East Middle School's Landis Field. In the days leading up to the ...

School report card 2017: Dauphin County

The state Department of Education has released the Pennsylvania School Performance Profile for each public school that serves as a report card of sorts.

The Best and Brightest class of 2017

Twenty high school seniors have been named the PennLive/Patriot-News Best and Brightest for the class of 2017. There were 186 applications. This was the ...

Apollo Awards 2018 musical nominations: here are the top picks for the Hershey Theatre event

Vicki Vellios Briner. Hershey Theatre has announced the musical nominees for the 2018 Apollo Awards. Each year, the Hershey Apollo Awards releases their ...

Golden Tigers link gridiron success to world game | News, Sports, Jobs  Altoona Mirror

By Michael Boytim In the final quarter of Hollidaysburg's 31-0 victory over Wallenpaupack in the first round of the PIAA Class 5.

Music: Symphony concert features competition winner  Carlisle Sentinel

The West Shore Symphony Orchestra will present its Spring Masterworks Concert, “Sounds of Our World, Past, Present, Future” at the Pollock Performing Arts ...

PIAA Team Wrestling Preview: Cedar Cliff vs. Canon McMillan, Class 3A first round  The Sentinel

PIAA Team Wrestling Class 3A First Round. Thursday, 8 p.m., at Giant Center. 7-3 Canon McMillan vs. 3-1 Cedar Cliff. Breakdown: One major aspect that sticks ...

Ronald E. Greiner | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Ronald E. Greiner, 74, of Manheim, PA, passed away Thursday, November 8, 2018 surrounded by his family, at Hospice & Community Care, Mount Joy, PA.

Mock drunken-driving accident strikes too close to home, 'killing' my only son: Anne Reeves

My son, Daniel, and other members of Hershey High School's SADD club reenacted a drunken-driving "mock accident" last Friday. The group and the HHS ...

7 L-L League lacrosse teams set for District 3 semifinal playoff action next week [preview]  LancasterOnline

Through the quarterfinal round of the District Three lacrosse playoffs, seven Lancaster-Lebanon League teams remain, slated for district semifinal matchups ...

Rotary honors Middletown Area High School seniors Shelby Luther, Jacob Spear  Middletown Press and Journal

The Hershey Rotary Club honored Middletown Area High School seniors Shelby Luther and Jacob Spear as two of its Students of the Month for November 2017.

Hershey High School team makes memories with 5th national title

This year the Hershey Memory Team won the national team title for the fifth year.

Atlantic City FC off to a 2-0 start after lopsided win over Philadelphia Lone Star  Brotherly Game

The Aces have outscored opponents 10-2; West Chester United picked up first win over Hershey FC.

Students send message about guns, safety and unity with school walkouts: Recap

Students across central Pennsylvania will be joining those around the nation in a walkout at 10 a.m. today to send a message ranging from unity to the need for ...

Blue Raiders hang on against Conwell-Egan behind Lopez's rushing, Radabaugh's recovery  Middletown Press and Journal

After cruising past North Schuylkill the previous week, running back Patrick Garwo and his Conwell-Egan teammates were counting down the hours in ...

Apollo Awards 2017: complete list of recipients and honorees

Daniel Zampogna | The Apollo Awards. The Hershey Theatre Apollo Awards were held tonight. The annual award ceremony ...

Hershey coaches Mark Painter, Tami Scola losing their positions following Derry School Board vote  The Patriot-News

Hershey High School's football coach and field hockey coach are both out following a 6 to 2 vote by the Derry Township School Board Monday night, despite the ...

Penn Manor fourth quarter explosion leads to 14-9 boys lacrosse league win over Cedar Crest  LancasterOnline

Down by goal at the end of the first and second quarters, and tied after three quarters, host Penn Manor exploded for eight goals in the fourth quarter en route to ...

Remember this: Hershey High School team wins USA Memory Championship for fourth year  Patriot-News

Hershey powered its way through the team division of the competition with the help of junior Michael Glantz, who's relatively new to the memory competition ...

Hershey Middle School hires new principal

Stacy Winslow, 42, of Elizabethtown, said she views working with middle school students as "a special opportunity. It can be such a difficult time for the kids.

The fastest high school girls swimmers, by event, in Pennsylvania

Here's a look at the top 10 recorded times for high school girls swimmers in the Keystone State listed by event.

Athlete of the Week: Cedar Cliff's JJ Wilson has solid week, wins back-to-back title for Athlete of the Week honors  Carlisle Sentinel

Throughout the 2018-19 high school sports season, we will name a weekly Sentinel Athlete of the Week every week highlighting the on-field performances of ...

Manheim Central-Cocalico district championship game tops a sports slate full of high school football  LancasterOnline

Today's sports slate is comprised entirely of state football playoffs, including the District Three Class 5A championship game between Cocalico and Manheim ...

'Choose Civility' mural at Hershey High School proves to be a draw for community teamwork  Patriot-News

The collaborative efforts of one local artist and more than 1000 volunteers from various Hershey entities will be on permanent display when the Derry Township ...

Herman A. Brandt | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Herman A. Brandt, 96, of Londonderry Village, Palmyra passed away Friday, December 21, 2018 at Carolyn's House, Harrisburg.

High schools students compete in business challenge  ABC27

Some young entrepreneurs are looking to shake up the business world.

Unspecified criticism angers Hershey coach

Bob "Gump" May is a former Marine. On Tuesday, some of his willingness to fight came out. May, the longtime head football coach at Hershey High School, is the ...

Fruit flies in bourbon, unsafe handling of packaged food, more: Hershey-area restaurant inspections, Oct. 15-21

The following restaurants and other establishments in the Hershey area that handle food were inspected during the weeks of Oct. 15-21 and were recorded as of ...

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