Daily Archives: February 2, 2011

Amish kindness after Nickel Mines influenced York County principal to offer forgiveness to machete-wielding assailant

In 2002, Norina Bentzel, principal of North Hopewell-Winterstown Elementary School, talks about her encounter with the machete-wielding man. William Michael Stankewicz wounded Bentzel and 13 others before the principal and others subdued him before police arrived. Also of interest: School … Continue reading

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