• EMS stabilize the neck of “injured” passenger Kayla Heiserman prior to transporting her to the ambulance
on a stretcher. (Photos by Alan Johnson)
    Mock accident cautions MCHS prom-goers

      Manheim Central High School staged a mock vehicle accident scene to educate junior and senior high students on the dangers associated with distracted driving and driving under the influence. Contributors to the event included student actors,...

    • Posted May 4, 2016
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    Rail trail still on target for 2018

    Newport-to-Picnic Woods phase should be done by this fall The newest link in Warwick Township’s rails-to-trails path is well underway, eventually crossing Newport Road and traveling more than a mile to Picnic Woods Road. Right now, the...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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  • First-time voter Aaron Brenner (right) gets instruction from Brad Bergman of the Warwick Democratic Committee Tuesday. Brenner, one on many new voters identified at the polls Tuesday, favored Bernie Sanders.
    Young voters hit the polls — Trump and Sanders win in Lititz

    Aaron Brenner had never been to a polling station before Tuesday evening. “It was a pretty painless experience,” he said as he left the Lititz Public Library following a presumed vote cast for Bernie Sanders. Brenner, 18,...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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  • Tony Stoltzfus places a tray of repotted Beaverlodge heirloom tomatoes in the Manheim Central High
School ag-ed department greenhouse. (Photo by Rochelle Shenk)
    MC’s Ag-Ed program prepares students for ag industry careers

    Today’s agriculture industry offers a wider range of career options and requires more study than many people realize. Manheim Central High School’s Ag Education program helps equip students with knowledge and resources for a successful career in...

    • Posted April 27, 2016
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n Republican running in 37th Legislative District.
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    Reedy is Ready

    If you’re old enough to appreciate the original “uncola” 7-Up commercials, you might appreciate Tim Reedy of Brickerville. Like those ads, which remind viewers 7-Up is not a typical soft drink, Reedy’s message too is a lot...

    • Posted April 20, 2016
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  • Mindy Fee
    Fee for All

    Mindy Fee feels comfortable as the incumbent running for her third term as Pennsylvania House Representative for the 37th District. She believes her record in office, especially during the nearly year-long budget impasse, follows the wishes, principles,...

    • Posted April 20, 2016
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    Horizons Du Monde matches French students and area host families

    Lancaster County is a tourist destination, so hearing different accents isn’t that uncommon. The area also attracts a number of foreign visitors for business or education purposes. But we may be hearing more French accents over the...

    • Posted April 20, 2016
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  • Tim Reedy, GOP candidate seeking Mindy Fee’s District 37 PA House of Representatives seat
    Tim Reedy is Ready

     Reedy says he’s anything but a status-quo Republican. by  Patrick Burns If you’re old enough to appreciate the original “uncola” 7-Up commercials, you might appreciate Tim Reedy of Brickerville. Like those ads, which remind viewers 7-Up is...

    • Posted April 17, 2016
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  • Manheim Downtown Development Group, organizers of the Rock-N-Glow (shown) and Santa Run
5Ks, Christmas in Manheim, and Cruisin’ the Square, will be dissolving in mid-June.
    Manheim Downtown Development Group will dissolve

      The Manheim Downtown Development Group (MDDG) was designated as a Main Street program in 2007 under Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development. The program uses the four-point approach to community revitalization in a downtown area...

    • Posted April 13, 2016
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    Hemp Bill Passes in PA House

    Geoff Whaling, President of the Pennsylvania Hemp Industry Council: “Today’s vote is an indication that our Pennsylvania Legislature acknowledges that this crop has an important role to play in the economy of our State. Its passage in...

    • Posted April 8, 2016
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