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  • Bob Criswell, chairman of the Lions Club Independence Day Committee, will be the the grand marshal July 3. (photo by Stephen Seeber)
     Don’t rain on his parade

    Criswell returns as grand marshal After a one year break due to bad weather, the Lititz Fourth of July Parade is back and will be held July 3. Bob Criswell was supposed to be last year’s grand...

    • Posted June 24, 2015
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  • Ben LeRoy (left) drove about 800 miles to speak at the Lititz Cares kickoff Monday night. Joe Vulopas drove about two miles. Regardless of their proximity, both are passionate about healthy communities. The next Lititz Cares meeting is set for July 13, and everyone, near and far, is invited to attend. (Preston Whitcraft photo)
    Caring community

    National speaker drives 800 miles to promote volunteerism Local service organizations, religious leaders, residents and other community leaders sat at attention Monday evening in the fellowship hall of the Lititz Church of the Brethren. The two primary...

    • Posted June 24, 2015
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  • Tristan Horst gets congratulations from his teammates at home plate after slugging a first-inning two-run homer against Ephrata last Friday night. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Rohrbach, Horst pace Phillies over Ephrata, 2-1

        T he Warwick 12U Phillies didn’t have anything to gain in the standings. Neither did the Ephrata Dragons. But with the possibility of the two meeting in a first-round best-of-three series in the LNP Midget-Midget...

    • Posted June 24, 2015
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  • Warwick’s new boys basketball coach Chris Christensen shares a fist bump with Lititz Elementary third-grader Demarcus Taylor during a camp session last week. (Photo by Mike Shull)
    Christensen gets nod as new WHS boys hoops coach

      To be sure, Chris Christensen has circled Jan. 8, 2016 on his calendar. As the new head coach for the Warwick boys basketball team, that’s the first time he will be on the opposite bench across...

    • Posted June 24, 2015
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  • New Warwick cross country coach Terry Lee
    Lee named Warwick cross country coach

      Terry Lee’s career numbers speak for themselves. In 29 years as a cross country coach and 36 years as a track coach, Lee’s teams have captured six District Three crowns and qualified for 15 PIAA State...

    • Posted June 24, 2015
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    Movie Night in the Park this Friday

    The Disney classic “Herbie the Love Bug” is showing in Lititz Springs Park this Friday night, June 19, at dusk. Movies in the Park, sponsored by Moravian Manor, are free, so bring the whole family and enjoy...

    • Posted June 18, 2015
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    Warwick SD Approves Tax Hike

    Editor’s Note: Our print version includes some outdated numbers regarding the district’s fund deficit. The following is a clarification on that matter:  The deficit from the Final Budget was approved with a budgeted deficit of $2,892,729, which...

    • Posted June 17, 2015
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    Rock-inn

    Hotel planned at Rock Lititz Transporting talent and technicians from Taylor Swift’s Dassault Falcon 900 to Rock Lititz’s $7 million, 52,000-square-foot rehearsal-testing studio is simple. The studio is a shake, rattle, and a roll from Lancaster Airport...

    • Posted June 17, 2015
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    Polo proposal

    Memorable moments from opening weekend It was a day of firsts at the opening of the 75th polo season in Rothsville. First on-the-field marriage proposal. First runaway horse and buggy. First dog show featuring service dogs, performing...

    • Posted June 17, 2015
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  • Warwick sophomore Mackenzie Russell batted .494 with a team-high 40 base hits this spring while being named to the Pennsylvania High School Softball Association’s All-State Second-Team. (Lititz Record file photo)
     Russell named Second-Team All-State

      In the off-season prior to the 2015 campaign, Warwick softball coach Mark Hough challenged his second baseman Mackenzie Russell to get stronger. “Last year, there were a lot of times when Mackenzie would swing at the...

    • Posted June 17, 2015
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