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Wednesday, May 3

Keith Miles Jr. is seen with a student in this undated handout photo. (Source: School District of Lancaster)

 School District of Lancaster finalizes hiring of new superintendent: Keith Miles Jr. was voted in on a five-year contract. (Source: ABC 27)

 LG Health relaxes mask mandate: Masking is now optional in most inpatient and ambulatory locations. (Source: LNP)

 Pa. House passes Fairness Act to extend LGBTQ+ protections against discrimination: The bill to amend the state Human Relations Act passed 102-98. (Source: Capital-Star)

 More than 300 charities taking part in ‘Give Local York’: The one-day fundraiser, similar to Lancaster’s Extraordinary Give, runs from 9 p.m. Thursday to 9 p.m. Friday. (Source: CBS 21)

 Hempfield School Board met in executive session with conservative attorney Randall Wenger: Wenger helped the board craft its policy limiting athletes to competing on teams that align with their sex; the district is now examining its library policies. (Source: LNP)

 Nation/world: Suspect in Texas mass shooting arrested. (Source: ABC News) Kremlin accuses Ukraine of trying to assassinate Putin. (Source: BBC News) U.S., Mexico agree on border restrictions as Covid policy ends. (Source: NBC News) Judge declines to intervene in Rep. Zooey Zephyr’s bid to return to Montana House floor. (Source: AP) Teen kills 8 in Serbia. (Source: CBS News) U.K. prepares for King Charles’ coronation. (Source: AP)