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  • LR20140911_CobiAbbottLinnea
    Linnea N. Abbott, 93, Brethren Village resident, member of Highland Presbyterian

    Linnea N. Abbott, 93, of Brethren Village, passed away peacefully Friday, Aug. 29, 2014 following a brief illness. Linnea was born Aug. 14, 1921, daughter of the late Selma (Blumquist) and Albert Nygren, who came to the...

    • Posted September 10, 2014
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  • Veronica Killmeyer (left) and Deb Olsen, of the Lititz Lioness Club, decorate a rocking chair in anticipation of the Sept. 12 Rock-a-Thon, where the club will raise money to benefit the community, and victims of domestic violence. (Photo by Lenay Ruhl)
    Lititz Lioness Club fundraiser really rocks

    Rock. A solid object. A genre of music. A back and forth motion. On Friday, Sept. 12, the Lititz Lioness Club is hosting their third annual “Rock-a-Thon.” Using rock in every sense of the word, the ladies...

    • Posted September 10, 2014
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  • Manheim Central junior linebacker Brock Fittery (74) lunges to tackle a Hempfield ball carrier. (Photo by Dick Wanner)
    Turnovers prove costly for Barons in loss to Hempfield

    Early on last Friday night, Manheim Central had everything going its way while taking a 14-0 lead. Unfortunately for the Barons, it didn’t end that way. Hempfield capitalized on two turnovers by the Barons and pulled out...

    • Posted September 10, 2014
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  • Warwick senior hitter Gia Gruett (right) spikes the ball over Manheim Central’s Abby Wagner for one of her match-high 11 kills on Monday night. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Warwick spikes the Lady Barons

    Warwick girls volleyball coach Brad Glouer is still waiting for his team to play a complete match. To this point, the errors and inconsistent play haven’t cost the Lady Warriors in the win column. But Glouner knows...

    • Posted September 10, 2014
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  • Warwick senior back Jaycie St. John plays strong defense in front of keeper Kailynne Reinoehl to prevent a Donegal scoring opportunity. Also hustling back on defense is senior Liz Wolfe. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
    Lady Warriors cap busy week with 2-0 win over Donegal

    For Warwick, the best was last. In a tough three-games-in-four-days stretch for the Lady Warriors, L-L Double-A power Donegal, coached by former Warwick star Jess (Rose) Shellenberger, presented the most daunting task. Having already knocked off Ephrata...

    • Posted September 10, 2014
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  • Warwick senior defensive back Chris Borg (14) breaks up a pass intended for Garden Spot’s Zach Reed in the end zone on Friday night. Also defending on the play for Warwick is Tyler Melhorn (12). (Photo by Cathy Chapis)
    Mistakes haunt Warwick in 31-21 loss to GS

    There is no disguising the identity of Warwick’s offense. They are built to run the football. So when the Warriors’ opponent capitalizes on big plays, it means trouble. Manheim Central proved that in week one and then...

    • Posted September 10, 2014
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  • Births – Sept. 11, 2014

    BURKHOLDER, Alvin and Carolyn (Nolt), East Earl, a daughter, at Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center, Sept. 5. CAPELLAN, Angel, and Clara, Ephrata, a son, at Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center, Sept. 1. CARRANZA, Greivin and...

    • Posted September 10, 2014
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  • LR20140911_CsocEngKlafin
    Klafin, Busey to marry

    Buzz and Kim Busey, Lititz, are thrilled to announce the engagement of their son, Kyle, to Janice Klafin, both of Nederland, Colo. Kyle is co-founder and Operations Manager of iGrow Colorado and part owner/manager of Grow in...

    • Posted September 10, 2014
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  • LR20140911_CSocWedShearer
    Lewis, Shearer wed in Lititz Springs Park

    Elizabeth Lewis, of Lititz, and Ethan Shearer, of Northumberland, were married Aug. 15, 2014 in Lititz Springs Park. Jaime Carpenter and Rev. Ryan Gephart officiated. Elizabeth is the daughter of Christopher Duncan and Terri Lewis, Lititz. She...

    • Posted September 10, 2014
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  • LR20140911_CSocAnnHeckel
    Heckels celebrate 60th anniversary

    Dave and Edith Heckel, of Lititz, celebrated their 60th anniversary with their children and grandchildren at a surprise Labor Day party. They were married on Sept. 11, 1954 at St. James Episcopal Church in Lancaster. They are...

    • Posted September 10, 2014
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