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  • Manheim Central 6-foot-2 junior forward Roman Wagner (30) denies Ephrata’s Micah Krauter (22) in the Barons’ win on Monday. (Photo by Stan Hall)
    Barons comeback stuns Ephrata

    Press helps erase 23-point deficit, keys win Manheim Central Coach Chris Sherwood couldn’t hide his emotions Monday night following his team’s stunning come-from-behind 41-37 victory over Ephrata. The flow came not only as a result of his...

    • Posted December 9, 2015
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    High expectations for Lady Warriors

    Garber ready for first season at the helm Five games. That’s how many times the 2014-15 Warwick girls basketball team lost by just four points or less. Flip those results and the Lady Warriors could have finished with...

    • Posted December 9, 2015
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  • Guard Emma Beamesderfer (30) is one of four seniors on the Manheim Central girls roster this year. (Photo by Ken Rummel)
     Lady Barons look to show improvement under Burns

      The playoff drought for the Manheim Central girls has reached three straight seasons. First-year head coach Amanda Burns would like nothing more than to halt that streak this winter. Sure, there will be challenges along the...

    • Posted December 9, 2015
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  • Warwick junior point guard Rene Ross (left) displays her ball-handling skills while driving past Cocalico’s Jasa Lorah in Monday’s game. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Warwick’s rally falls short in loss to Cocalico

    Cocalico girls basketball coach Tony DiMatteo knew it was only a matter of time. Eventually, Warwick was going to start hitting shots in its home opener. No way they could keep the same pace they did in...

    • Posted December 9, 2015
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  • Warwick senior Kyle Weaver, shown driving to the basket against Governor Mifflin, has scored 26 points in the Warriors’ first two games. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Balanced scoring helps Warwick beat Exeter

      Warriors, Christensen notch first win Better shots led to better results for the Warwick boys basketball team on Monday night. Compared to last Friday night, when they dropped their season opener to Governor Mifflin, the Warriors...

    • Posted December 9, 2015
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    Warwick School Board In Place

    School board reorganizes with new member, new treasurer Four returning board members and one new board member were sworn into office at the Warwick School Board meeting Tuesday. Newly-elected Leslie Penkunas and re-elected Nelson Peters, Todd Rucci,...

    • Posted December 2, 2015
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    Big turnout for Small Town Saturday

    Downtown Lititz was bustling with activity on Saturday for Shop Small Town Saturday. Parking was at a premium and shoppers were laden with holiday bags from downtown shops. The cafés and pubs were filled with hungry shoppers...

    • Posted December 2, 2015
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    Proposed 2016 budget shows no tax increase

    Also, borough offers free parking for the holidays by Laura Knowles Lititz Borough has a special holiday gift for the season. “All parking meters will be bagged for the holidays,” said Karen Weibel, president of Lititz Borough...

    • Posted December 2, 2015
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    Warriors start new era with Christensen at helm

    The Warwick boys know all too well what the soothsayers are predicting for them this winter in Section One of the L-L League. With just two players &tstr; seniors Colin Gibble and Kyle Weaver &tstr; back who...

    • Posted December 2, 2015
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    Manheim Central boys basketball ready to roll

    One word describes this year’s Manheim Central boys basketball team. Loose. The Barons are the young guys on the block in Section Three these days. Unlike a year ago, when the Central boys brought back nine seniors...

    • Posted December 2, 2015
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