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Cosmetology students at LHS combine client work, class work

Learning by doing

By Greg Summers

On Wednesday, Thursday and Friday afternoons, students who pass by Room 412 at Lancaster High School Career Center can count on one thing – a chorus of blow dryers will be singing out.


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‘Vaughnie Bears’ help hurting families realize they aren’t alone

Standing in the gap

By Greg Summers

Most days, a labor and delivery nurse goes home smiling.


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We enjoy telling your stories

Passing through one last time

By Greg Summers

On occasion, I’m a little jealous of W.B. Evans. This is one of those times.


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Cole Waddell/Special to The Lancaster News

As we break bread – Christmas 2001 in the New Normal: Part 2

Editor’s note: Author Cole Waddell is a Lancaster resident who was living in New York City during the 9/11 terrorist attacks in 2001. He moved back here in 2005. This is the second part of a three-part series about Southerners who shared Christmas dinner there each year.


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As we break bread – Christmas 2001 in the New Normal

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Meet your Neighbor – Jacquelyn Nesbit

Name: Jacquelyn Nesbit


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Fate intervenes in return of high school ring

Lost & Found

By Greg Summers

When Beverly Dozier’s family went around the table to say what they were thankful for during Thursday’s Thanksgiving meal she didn’t hesitate.


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Patel shares Sanford's story in new book

Patient inspires doctor's walk of faith

By Greg Summers

Most of the time, the doctor does the talking and the patient does the listening. Some physicians are even apprehensive about dropping their guard to pray with patients.


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I still miss 'Sonny'

Ira B. Jones III: A hero who proudly served

My family moved to 307 White St., when I was about 2 years old. 


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Jan Hicks battles through breast cancer, again

Seeing pink twice

By Greg Summers

For Jan Hicks, the pink ribbon on her Springs Memorial Hospital employee badge isn’t a reminder that October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.


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