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  • Lititz VFW infielder Kyle Gibble puts a late tag on Elizabethtown base runner Devyn Clair stealing second base in the fourth inning last Thursday at Kunkle Field. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Aggressive-swinging E-town team eliminates Lititz from LNP Tourney

    Brendan Martin thought he made a quality pitch. So did everyone else in the Lititz VFW’s dugout. But Elizabethtown Navy’s Larry Locker got enough of it and hit a high fly ball which managed to clear the...

    • Posted July 22, 2015
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  • Ella Schnupp took first place in the girls 15-&-Over 50 breaststroke and 50 butterfly to help lead the Lititz Springs Waverunners to the Division Three championship last Saturday. (Photo by Mike Shull)
    Waverunners claim Division Three crown

    The Lititz Springs Waverunners scored 715 1/2 points and swam away with top honors at the Lancaster Summer Swim League’s Division Three Championships last Saturday at Conestoga. The Waverunners took home 11 gold medals while easily finishing...

    • Posted July 22, 2015
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  • Greg “Shenny” Shenenberger, owner of Shenny Enterprises Inc., at the 2015 Women’s U.S. Open.
    Correction

    This week, the Lititz Record Express published a story, entitled “Shenny rocks U.S. Open” about Shenny Enterprises, that requires clarification. Greg Shenenberger and his company are not affiliated with Rock Lititz in any way. Also, his sponsorship...

    • Posted July 17, 2015
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  •  MC hoops team, K-9 unit prep for benefit game

      Instead of layups, the Manheim Central boys basketball team will be looking to connect for base hits next week. With the start of hoops season still four months away, the two-time reigning Section Three champs are...

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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  • Warwick grad Alli Weaver follows her putt while participating as a non-competitive marker at the U.S. Women’s Open last Saturday. (Photo by Blaine Shahan)
    Dream Weaver

      Most times, Alli Weaver will keep score when she is playing golf. Last Saturday and Sunday, however, didn’t qualify as routine days on the links. The 2009 Warwick High School grad created some lifetime memories after...

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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  • Lititz second baseman Tyler Martin takes a throw at the bag to cut down a Lancaster base runner trying to steal last Thursday. Backing up on the play is Post 56’ers’ shortstop Chase Martin. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Lititz ousted from District 10 playoffs

      Lititz was eliminated Sunday evening from the District 10 Legion baseball playoffs at Ephrata’s War Memorial Field. The Post 56’ers found themselves behind the eight ball before even coming to the plate and fell to Manheim...

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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  • Warwick grad Alyssa Manley, a soon-to-be senior at Syracuse University, has been selected to play with the U.S. Women’s National field hockey team in the Pan American Games, which are currently being held in Toronto, Canada.
    Manley selected to play with USWNT in Pan Am Games

      If all goes according to plan, the U.S. Women’s National field hockey team will be in Rio de Janeiro next year for the 2016 Summer Olympics. If that’s the case, Lititz’s Alyssa Manley is hoping to...

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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  • Warwick Phillies’ first baseman Matthew Williams makes a nifty pick-up of a low throw to nab Manheim Township’s Drew Sassaman in the LNP championship game at Kunkle Field in Mt. Joy. (Photo by Mike Shull)
    Phillies’ bid for LNP crown falls just short

      In the second inning last Friday, Todd Shertzer was reminded that he is a Chicago Cubs fan. The kind of thing which might befall his lovable Cubbies actually bit his Warwick Phillies team. Having watched their...

    • Posted July 15, 2015
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  • Ryan Schannauer
    Court rejects murderer’s appeal request

    Pennsylvania Superior Court on Friday rejected a petition from Ryan M. Schannauer to appeal his Dec. 8, 2014 murder conviction. The court also approved a petitioned from Shannauer’s attorney to withdraw as counsel of the convicted murderer...

    • Posted July 13, 2015
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  • Reporter-Photographer John Crawford captured this nice fireworks photos from Saturday night while standing in front of the Lititz Welcome Center.
    Fourth of July memories

    When the Fourth of July Committee decided on a 1950s theme in conjunction with the “Red, White & Cool” slogan, the thought was that many of the park’s patrons have fond memories of that era. This year’s...

    • Posted July 8, 2015
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