Good Morning Ephrata, NAMES today is Tuesday Feb 26, Please rise for a moment of silence and the pledge to the flag.
Attention Juniors: Millersville University will be hosting a College Fair on Thursday March 14th . This fair attracts approximately 100 different colleges, universities, and trade school representatives. This is a great opportunity for 11th graders to interact with and learn about different colleges. The itinerary includes; attending the college fair, having lunch in the Millersville dining hall, and taking a campus tour.
Attention Seniors! The Ephrata National Bank Scholarships, including the Hibshman Scholarship, are now open on www.epnb.com. Log on to Naviance for more information. Apply today and get FREE MONEY for college. Applications and all materials are due to the bank by March 31st.
Attention Juniors or Seniors, HACC Experience Day is Friday March 15th! This is a great opportunity to:
discover over 100 plus programs
take part in HACC Chats with faculty
Discover Dual Enrollment opportunities
tour the campus with student ambassadors
have lunch on us
First come first serve!! Please stop by guidance and pick up a permission slip. Don’t delay as the deadline to fill out a permission slip is Friday March 8th.
NOW OVER TO ____ WITH THE NEWS
NEWS INTRO VIDEO
The US financial regulator has asked a New York judge to hold Tesla boss Elon Musk in contempt for violating a settlement over social media comments. The move by the Securities and Exchange Commission comes after he tweeted about the car firm’s production. Last year, Mr Musk agreed that he would not make statements about Tesla’s financial performance without prior agreement with the company. That settlement followed his tweets in August about taking Tesla private. There was no immediate comment from either Tesla or Mr Musk on the SEC’s move.
In other news,
A new image from Japan’s Hayabusa-2 spacecraft reveals a dark splodge where it touched down on the surface of an asteroid last week. The discolouration could have been caused by grit being blown upwards by the spacecraft’s thrusters, or by the bullet it fired into the ground. The purpose of the touchdown on asteroid Ryugu was to collect samples of rock for eventual delivery to Earth.
ón this day in 1929 In a controversial move that inspires charges of eastern domination of the West, the Congress establishes Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming Home to some of the most stunning alpine scenery in the United States, the territory in and around Grand Teton National Park also has a colorful human history
NOW OVER TO __ WITH SPORTS
SPORTS INTRO VIDEO
Boys Volleyball Open Gym will be held at the High School gym tonight from 5:30pm-7:30pm.
Attention boys lacrosse players-There will be a mandatory team meeting this Thursday, February 28th, at 5:30pm in Coach O’Donnell’s room. Stop by room 212 if you have questions or concerns.
NOW BACK TO THE MAIN DESK
The Ephrata Chess team travels this afternoon to compete in the season championship match against Lancaster Mennonite. Team members should meet in room 107 by 2:45pm.
I hope you are all excited about this years Mini-THON! To get you excited we have planned a spirit week for you! Show your support and find someone to twin with today, dress wacky on Wednesday, take your style back in the future on throwback Thursday, and finally wear your Mini-THON shirts on Friday. Also don’t forget to register for Mini-THON with the link in our Instagram bio!