Flickinger nabs (another) Olympic medal, a furry friend and... What's up in the air in Philly?

Harper Ho
York Dispatch
Bryan Tate, York County Register of Wills & Clerk of Orphan's Court, charges up the crowd at a watch party for Hali Flickinger at Spring Grove Middle School Wednesday, July 28, 2021. The crowd gathered to watch Flickinger, a Spring Grove High School graduate, swim in the Olympic 200-meter butterfly final. Tate helped organize the party. Flickinger took the bronze medal in the event. Bill Kalina photo

Spring Grove's Hali Flickinger nabbed another medal at The Tokyo Olympics!!!!

The homegrown hero is now a two-time Olympic medalist. She sounds pretty golden. And she inspiring a whole generation of young swimmers.

Here's another golden moment: A York County marine will be reunited with a furry friend he found while stationed overseas. We bet a billion bucks this story will be the bark in town — woof woof!

In nearby news, a strong thunderstorm and possibly a tornado could hit the Philly region Thursday. Meteorologists say how bad it's going to be is all up in the air.

York County schools masking policies for the upcoming school year aren't in line with the CDC's recommendation. See what student and staff will be facing. 

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