Each year, The Lancaster News staff tries to take the events of the past 12 months, catalog them and determine what we, as a newspaper, consider the most important.
The news staff has selected, in our view, the top 10 stories of 2007, along with 10 other significant stories we covered this year.
In some cases, these news events have impacted or will impact a large number of county citizens; others were chosen because they attracted the public's attention and held it. Still other stories changed our way of life forever.
Here's our list: