• Mock accident teaches sobering lesson about impaired, distracted driving

    Manheim Central High School staged a mock vehicle accident scene to educate students in grades 11 and 12 on the dangers associated with distracted driving and driving under the influence. The timing of the event was purposefully...

    • Posted May 9, 2018
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  • Heirloom today, gone tomato

    MC ag students grow 4,000 tomatoes to sell locally Manheim Central High School’s Ag-Ed greenhouse is a working greenhouse. And like many area greenhouses in the spring, it’s overflowing with plants. One main difference, the high school’s...

    • Posted May 2, 2018
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  • Philly organization lends a hand to Manheim’s restored trolley car

      For many people, a ride on a trolley is a thing of the past. That past comes alive with the Manheim Historical Society’s restored 1926 Birney trolley. It’s housed in a trolley barn at the organization’s...

    • Posted April 25, 2018
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  • Shack attack! Couple re-opens mini-golf, restaurant

      The Shack Restaurant & Mini-Golf, formerly known as The Caddy Shack, opened March 30. In addition to a new name, the facility has new owners Ray and Lisa Alcala, who purchased the facility at 662 S....

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  • Kyle Petty Charity Ride coming to Manheim

      Former NASCAR driver and NBC Sports racing analyst Kyle Petty is once again revving up the Kyle Petty Charity Ride Across America for the 24th year in a row. For the first time in more than...

    • Posted April 18, 2018
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  • New community theater group making an MPACT

    Manheim’s newest community theater program, Manheim Performing Arts Community Theatre (MPACT), is preparing to launch its first production. Auditions were held the weekend of March 3 for “Peter Pan Jr.,” which will be staged Thursday, May 31,...

    • Posted April 11, 2018
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  • Meet the MC Hall of Fame Class of 2018

    The Manheim Central Hall of Fame committee recently announce the Class of 2018. Eight individuals that have brought distinction and pride to our school and community will be permanently recognized at the 17th Annual Hall of Fame...

    • Posted April 11, 2018
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  • Manheim library welcomes new director

    There’s a new face at Manheim Community Library: director Jonathan “Jon” Dunkle, who started on March 6. “I believe the library should be a hub for the community,” said Dunkle. “It’s so much more than books. There...

    • Posted April 4, 2018
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  • MCFEE 4 Kids Auction is April 14

    The MCFEE 4 Kids Auction will be held Saturday, April 14 at the Manheim Brethren in Christ Activity Center, 54 N. Penryn Road, Manheim. Doors open and the silent auction begins at 4 p.m., with the live...

    • Posted April 4, 2018
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  • Student creativity shines at MC art show

    The arts took center stage at Manheim Central March 8 and 9. Community members and students not only had the opportunity to enjoy Baron Stage’s production of “Shrek, The Musical” at the high school auditorium, but they...

    • Posted March 28, 2018
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