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  • LR20141009_CSmokey3
    A purr-sonal problem

    Rescuing a cat from a tree is harder than you think Smokey, a large gray 18-month-old house cat, escaped his home at 219 N. Locust St. Sept. 30 and wound up having quite an adventure. “He could...

    • Posted October 8, 2014
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  • LR20141009_Halloween2013
    Halloween parade registrations due Oct. 17

    The following release was submitted this week by the Lititz Lions Club: Fall is in the air and the Lititz Lions, Lioness and LEO clubs are ready to provide Lititz with an unforgettable Halloween Parade and Fall...

    • Posted October 8, 2014
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    Rothermel, Hamilton wed at Drumore Estate

    Carrie Rothermel and Jeffrey Hamilton were married August 9, 2014 at Drumore Estate, Pequea. Reverend James Gable officiated. The reception was held at Drumore Estate. The bride is the daughter of Alan and Debra Rothermel of Lititz....

    • Posted October 8, 2014
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  • Sharon Peffer holds a scarf she made of mohair fiber and hand spun soy silk. (photo by Donna Walker)
    Walk this way

    A weekend with the artisans Sharon Peffer uses only the finest fabric to make her hand-woven shawls and scarves: llama, alpaca, soy silk, buffalo, camel, yak, Golden Retriever. Wait. What? Golden Retriever? “A woman kept the hair...

    • Posted October 8, 2014
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  • ER20141008_CSocAnnHigh
    Highs married 60 years

    Sam and Betty (Martin) High of Lititz celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with dinner at the Greenfield Inn with family and friends. The couple was married on Oct. 2, 1954 at Trinity Evangelical Congregational Church in Terre...

    • Posted October 8, 2014
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  • Karoline Kent
    Lititz teen elected 4-H state president

    Karoline Kent joined her local 4-H chapter at 13 in hopes of connecting with kids in her community. Her enthusiasm to participate so many years ago led the teen to climb the 4-H ladder to be elected...

    • Posted October 8, 2014
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  • Births – Oct. 2, 2014

    BAHRT, Wesley and Christina (Glaudel), Lititz, a daughter, at Birth Care & Family Health Services, Oct. 1. FISHER, John and Anna (Lapp), Bird-in-Hand, a son, at Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center, Lititz, Oct. 4. KAUFMAN, Kris...

    • Posted October 8, 2014
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  • LR20141009_CobiBuchAlverta
    Alverta B. Buch, 97, Doneckers retiree, was 75-year resident of historic Buch farmhouse

    Alverta B. Buch, 97, Lititz, was listening to her favorite hymns and surrounded by her family when she passed away peacefully Oct. 1, 2014 at Moravian Manor. Born in Ephrata Township, she was the daughter of the...

    • Posted October 8, 2014
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  • ER20141008_CobiBearEsther
    Esther E. Bear, 92, Brickerville, accomplished seamstress, volunteered her creations

    Esther E. Bear, 92, of Brickerville, passed away Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014 at Hershey Medical Center after a stroke and brief illness. She was born in Hopeland to Enos E. and Elva S. Ruth. Esther attended schools...

    • Posted October 8, 2014
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  • LR20141009_CobiGrubeRobert
    Robert L. Grube, 79, Rothsville H.S. grad, ran Grube’s Carpet Services, hunter

    Robert L. Grube, 79, of Manheim passed away peacefully Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014 at Lancashire Hall from complications of an extended illness. Born in Warwick Township on Nov. 2, 1934, he was the son of the late...

    • Posted October 8, 2014
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