Monthly Archives: September 2014

York Air Cadet encounters obstacle

Jason B. Snyder headed the York YMCA for many years. Many people who remember him as a pillar of the community are probably not aware of his Florida adventure during World War I. His family recently shared a clipping from … Continue reading

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Call put out for information on previous Camp Security finds

I stopped by the site of the Camp Security archaeology dig yesterday and took a few photos. There have been some small Revolutionary War period artifacts found so far: brass and tombac buttons, a lead musket ball, a British copper … Continue reading

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