Tag Archives: Eugene Segro

In search of Potato Town, York County’s agricultural ghost town, Part Last: Linked in to history, 4/25/13

Yorktownsquare.com covers Brook Leaf Love Nest Tree House, more about Gettysburg 150, how to crack a safe and more about Potato Town, in North Codorus Township.

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Easter forgiveness, reconciliation and Amish grace

In these days of the ridiculous “Amish Mafia” reality show, the grace of the Amish should be placed more squarely under a strong spotlight – a spotlight appropriate for Easter Day

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Unthinkable in Newtown: York County can – and must – connect with grieving Connecticut community

Feeling Newtown, Conn.’s pain, York County has seen two major cases of school violence since 2000.

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What is the story of the Midway Motel in Loganville? Linked in with neat York County history stuff, April 24, 2012

Topics below: Pinterest interest/Local histories/Gettysburg hunting? Twenty people were evacuated from this Loganville motel, the Midway, on Monday after a fire at this North Main Street lodging place. This view helps place the motel because it captures its distinctive sign. … Continue reading

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School violence in Red Lion: When bad things happen to good towns

Handprints cover the Red Lion Area Junior High School cafeteria honoring Principal Eugene Segro. For junior high students Josh Campbell, left, and Chad Waltemyer were in the lunchroom in 2003, when classmate Jimmy Sheets shot and killed Principal Eugene Segro. … Continue reading

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