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What we are working on: Dec. 4

Here’s our news budget for today’s website and tomorrow’s York Daily Record.


Budget UNSLUGGED — Roundtown Elementary’s Christian Bucks and his buddy bench made the Today Show this morning. Matt Lauer even called him his “new favorite kid.” The story was also picked up by Huffington Post. How do the Bucks feel about their sudden notoriety and their son’s fame? And why is this story resounding so much with the public? (kessler)

Art: secondary

Breakouts: how many and what type/length

Online pieces: Posted at X:XX a.m., Twitter, Facebook

YDR-L-COMM-1205 — County commissioners meeting: union rep says 911 staff works too many hours and they need to hire more workers, other news from meeting (mahon)

Breakouts: probably FBs

Online pieces: Posted at X:XX a.m., Twitter, Facebook

MAIN ART: SLUG: YDR-L-TREES-1205 — There’s shorter time between Thanksgiving and Christmas this year, which means it’s a shorter season for Christmas-tree shoppers. What’s the word from the shoppers and sellers? (abdalla)

Art: Main slug: trees-2

Secondary slug: trees-1

Jump slug: trees-3

Breakouts: possible FBs

Online pieces: Posted at X:XX a.m., Twitter, Facebook, video, link to blogs, links to previous stories, post to cluster papers, Storify, Cover it Live, live tweet/blog, share with JRC, email alert

YDR-L-SKOL-1205 — city school roundup — new police officers OK’d by the court; board picks new leaders tonight. (Mason)

Breakouts: possible FB

Online pieces: Posted at X:XX a.m., Twitter,

MAIN ART: YDR-L-DEER-1205 — Deer crashed through a church window. (LeFever) RTP

Art: Main: window2

secondary – window1

third option: window3

Breakouts: FB

Online: posted already


low left: YDR-L-Jesus-1205 — Baby Jesus stolen from West York yard. (czech) RTP

Art: jesus – one shot by Ted

Online pieces: Posted, updated, Tout, linked to previous stolen items from York County yards

low right: YDR-L-DOWNTOWN-1204 — Downtown Inc is expanding its service boundaries in the city (Sawyer) RTP

Online pieces: Posted already

Sports 1

— YDR-L-SWIM-PREVIEW-1205 — 40 — YAIAA swimming preview (Steve Navaroli) w/fresh Northeastern art

    w/ refer to video, Sterner story online YDR-L-SWIM-PREVIEW-1205-REFER


— YDR-L-HELMET-1205 — TBA — Story on Chambersburg High School buying football helmets with new concussion technology. They are the first in the state to buy them (PO-Lizi Arbogast)


YDR-L-YCP-1205 — 15-20 — Wrapup on York College men’s and women’s basketball (Copy desk)


— YDR-L-LOBREE-1205 — AP brief on Pequea Valley junior high coach charged with molesting a 13-year-old boy; CPIHL results can go here. (Copy desk)


— YDR-Z-TOMLIN-1205 — Steelers coach Mike Tomlin fined $100,000 for interfering with play during Ravens game (wire)

— YDR-L-SRAIL-1-1205 — YAIAA winter sports chat, 7:30 p.m. Thursday

— YDR-L-SRAIL-2-1205 — Tease to Matt’s video from New Oxford wrestling practice

— YDR-L-SRAIL-3-1205 — Refer to hoops preview tab

— YDR-L-SRAIL-4-1205 —

— YDR-L-START1205 — Scoreboard (copy desk)

— YDR-L-RTV1205 — Radio and TV listings (copy desk)




House of restoration: House of Restoration takes Jesus to inner-city York, ydr-l-house-1205 w/photos (John) — 20″