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  • Bolivar Medina Jr.
    ‘Never forget’

    Thirteen years on, 9/11 memories stay with former NYPD detective, now the security officer at Warwick High School Thirteen years ago, it was just another day, albeit a beautiful one. Bolivar Medina Jr., a detective with the...

    • Posted September 11, 2014
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  • Representing the first class of Warwick's Athletic Hall of Fame are (from left) June Welk (mother of Julie Welk Bennett), Ed Nixdorf, Jeanne Kauffman (wife of Terry Kauffman), Jack Hurd, Dave Althouse, Jessica (Rose) Shellenberger, Meg (Abele) Garrett, Bob Derr, and John Male Jr. (son of John Male Sr.).
    The Warwick Nine

    First class represents during halftime at Hall of Fame game John Male Jr. still vividly recalls the night his father officially hung up his football cleats. It was during a Warwick-Ephrata alumni game that John Male Sr....

    • Posted September 11, 2014
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  • Anne Brubaker pauses for a selfie during her Xtreme Hike
    Birthday hike

    She went to Xtremes for her sister Anne Heisey Brubaker spent her birthday hiking 20 miles for her sister &tstr; and for Cystic Fibrosis (CF), a life threatening genetic disease that affects the lungs and digestive systems...

    • Posted September 11, 2014
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  • In the garden, for a good cause

    Mount Calvary Lutheran Church, 308 Petersburg Road, is hosting a bake sale and garden walk at Back Home Again, 56 Main St., during 2nd Friday, Sept. 12, from 5 to 9 p.m. Admission to the garden is...

    • Posted September 11, 2014
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  • Deaths of Local Interest: Sept. 11, 2014

    John E. Bailey, 64, of Gordonville, passed away Sept. 4, at Ephrata. John was a member of Friendship Missionary Baptist Church. He proudly served his country during the Vietnam War. He loved deep sea fishing and his...

    • Posted September 10, 2014
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  • LR20140911_CobiPollakRolland
    Roland G. Pollak, 86, served in three wars, worked for CIA and Secret Service, published author

    Roland G. Pollak, 86, of Lititz, was surrounded by his family when he passed away at his home Sept. 7, 2014. One of 13 children, he was born in Detroit, Mich. to the late John and Bertha...

    • Posted September 10, 2014
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  • ER20140910_CobiWilkinsonDorothy
    Dorothy M. Wilkinson, 86, retired from RCA, active member of Lititz UMC

    Dorothy M. Wilkinson, 86, of Lititz, passed away Tuesday Sept. 2 at United Zion Retirement Community. Born in Lititz, she was the daughter of Clarence F. and Elsie Mae Lehn Shue. She was the wife of Everett...

    • Posted September 10, 2014
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  • LR20140911_CobiSmithWilliam
    William ‘Bill’ H. Smith, 79, Brethren Village resident, CSX railroad retiree

    William H. Smith, 79, resident of Brethren Village, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014. Born in Unicoi, Tenn., Bill was a long time Erwin, Tenn. resident. He was the son of Cora Smith. Bill was married to...

    • Posted September 10, 2014
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  • LR20140911_BobiLongeneckerRay
    Ray H. Longenecker, 90, farmer, member of Salem UMC, enjoyed snowmobiling

    Ray H. Longenecker, 90, of Lititz passed away Friday, Sept. 5, 2014 at Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center, Lititz. Born in Penn Township, he was the son of the late Edwin and Lizzie Hershey Longenecker. He...

    • Posted September 10, 2014
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  • Glenn F. Knight, 92, formerly of Lititz, WWII vet, retired from Kerr Glass Co.

    Glenn F. Knight, 92, of Ocala, Fla., a former resident of Lititz, passed away Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, in Ocala. A native of Blueridge Summit, he moved to Ocala in 1979, going there from Lititz. Glenn retired...

    • Posted September 10, 2014
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