• Farm Show parade focused on agriculture, community

    Held Wednesday, Oct. 11, the Manheim Community Farm Show parade focused on a town rich in agricultural heritage. Although rain threatened a cancellation, organizers held firm. The showers tapered off just as the parade was set to...

    • Posted October 18, 2017
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  • Captain Jaxon: Barons honor young fan

    Young Manheim Central Barons fan Jaxon Brubaker was able to serve as a game captain on Friday, Oct. 6, during Central’s game against the Elizabethtown Bears. The eight-year-old, a second grader at Doe Run Elementary School, has...

    • Posted October 11, 2017
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  • Witmer crowned 2017 Farm Show Queen

        What better way to celebrate Lancaster County Ag Week than with a visit to the 64th annual Manheim Community Farm Show? Activities kicked off Monday with a ribbon cutting — or, more accurately a “halter...

    • Posted October 11, 2017
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  • Manheim Central Homecoming Court 2017

    The senior class at Manheim Central High School voted to choose the members of the 2017 Homecoming Court. The entire school then votes for the queen. This year’s winner will be announced at the Homecoming game on...

    • Posted October 11, 2017
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  • Manheim Farm Show kicks off Oct. 9

      The Manheim Community Farm Show opens to spectators on Monday, Oct. 9 and wraps up on Oct. 12. As in previous years, it will be held at the Farm Show Complex off Adele Avenue. Activities are...

    • Posted October 4, 2017
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  • Zulily visits Doe Run Elementary

    They were ‘Back to School Picture Day’ contest winner Doe Run Elementary School students had a fun “Back to School Picture Day” on Sept. 27, thanks to Zulily. Doe Run was the winner of a contest sponsored...

    • Posted October 4, 2017
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  • Plans for Manheim’s Veterans’ Memorial Plaza progressing

        Manheim’s plans for a Veterans’ Memorial Plaza are progressing. Fittingly, the plaza would be housed in Veterans Memorial Park. Jim Williams, chair of the committee and a veteran himself, explained that it would be located...

    • Posted October 4, 2017
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  • ‘A Journey Back in Time’ celebrates church history

    Grace Community Fellowship will host “A Journey Back in Time” at 3 p.m., on Sunday, Oct. 1, at the church, located at 1483 N. Colebrook Road, Manheim. Featuring speakers, music, displays of historical information and artifacts, and...

    • Posted September 27, 2017
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  • Women’s Club donation supports library’s summer reading program

    Manheim Community Library’s summer reading program is now one for the books. It kicked off with a Steven Courtney concert on June 14. “The summer reading program is one of the most popular programs we offer,” said...

    • Posted September 27, 2017
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  • Apple dumpling sale benefits Keath House restoration

    Saved from the wrecking ball and moved to its current location along East High Street in Manheim in 1995, the Keath House is believed to date to the founding of the town by Henry William Stiegel in...

    • Posted September 20, 2017
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