Community comes together to help clean up after blaze destroys chicken house

Published on LancasterOnline and in print (front page) June 25.

Alex Alpino, a construction worker at Elam King Builders, of Strasburg, was at James Eby’s farm early Friday morning to help rebuild after fire destroyed a large chicken house in Gap.

A poultry farmer himself, Alpino said it broke his heart to hear about the fire. “Coming out of work last evening to see (the fire), it was sad and hurtful,” Alpino said.

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Hempfield High School Class of 2016: ‘Future is only limited by imagination’

Published on LancasterOnline on June 7 and ran in print June 7.

Family and friends of Hempfield High School seniors filled Franklin & Marshall College’s Alumni Sports & Fitness Center for Hempfield’s graduation ceremony Monday night.

They were packed like sardines as their chairs were zip-tied together, but that did not quell their enthusiasm one bit.

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