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Students: Weigh in on national issues, win money through Comcast, C-SPAN documentary contest

Students can win cash prizes and weigh in on national issues through a national documentary contest hosted by Comcast and C-SPAN.

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South Western, Spring Grove, West York top seat belt challenge

Three local high schools — South Western, Spring Grove Area, and West York — took the top honors in the Second Annual York/Adams High School Seat Belt Challenge, according to a news release.

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Local students win regional robotics competition

A team of local high school students won a the regional level of a robotics competition held recently, according to a news release.

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Deadline extended for student video contest

The deadline has been extended for a video contest asking students to create videos demonstrating ways people can be more energy-efficient.

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Northeastern grads win ninth in national website design competition

Two recent Northeastern grads won ninth place in a website design competition.

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South Eastern student wins regional MATHCOUNTS competition

A South Eastern Middle School Student won the 28th annual Lincoln Chapter MATHCOUNTS compeition on Saturday. The competition included 189 students from 31 schools in Lancaster, Lebanon, York and Adams Counties, according to a news release. Jacob McKnight, from South … Continue reading

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Local students win in art and writing competition

Commonwealth Connections Academy, a cyber charter school, recently announced the winners of the 2012 South Central Scholastic Art and Writing Awards. The competition is open to students in grades 7 to 12 in 28 categories, such as poetry, painting and … Continue reading

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Robots competition at Penn State York on Saturday

Penn State York will host a robotics competition on Saturday, according to a news release. The FIRST Tech Challenge South Central PA Regional Qualifier will be held from 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Joe and Rosie Ruhl Student … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania gets Race to the Top funds

Pennsylvania has finally won some funding in the federal Race to the Top grant competition. The state didn’t win in the first two rounds of competition. But the state announced today that it has been awarded about $41 million in … Continue reading

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