• 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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  • Lancaster County Ag Week is here!

    A week of festivals, food and activities kicks off this week in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, to educate consumers about farming. Lancaster County Agriculture Week runs Oct. 7-14. This year’s theme is “Thank a Farmer.” “It’s basically celebrating...

    • Posted October 9, 2017
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  • Didn’t get a ticket to sold-out Chocolate Walk? Go anyway!

    How sweet it is!  Sold out Chocolate Walk is Oct. 7 Chocolate Walk, organized yearly by the Kiwanis Club of Lititz, has sold out this year. The event, set for Saturday, Oct. 7, in the downtown area,...

    • Posted October 5, 2017
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  • Six options: Public meeting set for Oct. 11 to help lay out school district’s future

    Warwick School District is exploring ideas for the future. After many months of focus groups and studies among students, parents, staff, administrators, board members and the community, RLPS Architects unveiled a review of the district’s feasibility study...

    • Posted October 4, 2017
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  • A helping paw for pooches in peril

    For dog lovers, Lititz Springs Park on Saturday afternoon provided plenty of opportunities to love. It was the second annual Paws in the Park dog festival, sponsored by St. Leo’s Helping Paws, Inc., a non-profit and all-volunteer...

    • Posted October 4, 2017
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  • BB&T leaving Lititz, cutting 82 jobs

    BB&T’s two Lititz branch offices will remain in operation.           BB&T’s corporate presence in downtown Lititz was short-lived. The North Carolina-based bank is closing shop at the renovated mill building that currently houses...

    • Posted October 4, 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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