• Mike Shull (left) and Bruce Morgan are part of the award-winning
sports team at the Lititz Record Express. (Photo provided by Mike Shull)
    Morgan and Shull win state journalism awards

    Lititz Record Express Sports Editor Bruce Morgan and photography correspondent Mike Shull were honored by the Pennsylvania News Media Association for their work in 2015. Morgan, a 27-year veteran of the local newspaper, received a first place...

    • Posted June 29, 2016
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  • The Lausch family — Brady, Caden and Ava — rocked the ‘50s theme at the 2015 baby parade in Lititz Springs Park, and took home the event’s grand prize.
    Fourth of July celebration in Lititz Springs Park is an all-day affair

    Lititz has been celebrating Independence Day in Lititz Springs Park for 199 years, making it one of the oldest consecutive community-wide celebrations in the United States. The first recorded Fourth of July observance in the park occurred...

    • Posted June 22, 2016
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  • Sam Young (center) accepts the flag that adorned his father’s casket.
    Long-time Rothsville fire chief remembered

    Claude Young laid to rest in Leola Friends, family and fellow firefighters gathered on June 18 at Lititz United Methodist Church to bid farewell to Claude Young. Claude was married to his wife, Ethel, for 70 years....

    • Posted June 22, 2016
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  • Grand Marshal William Seace
    Chief Seace grand marshals Lititz Lions Independence Day Parade July 1

      Recently retired Lititz Police Chief William Seace, will serve as parade marshal in the Lititz Lions Independence Day Parade, set for Friday, July 1, at 6:30 p.m. This year, the Lititz Patriotic Parade celebrates its 25th...

    • Posted June 22, 2016
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    New contract: Teachers with master’s degrees could make nearly $90K by 2020

    Warwick School District teachers have a four-year contract that will take them through June 2020. At Tuesday’s Warwick School Board meeting, the collective bargaining agreement between the Warwick School District and the Warwick Education Association was approved....

    • Posted June 22, 2016
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  • Business Manager Nate Wertsch discusses 2016-17 proposed budget with  Warwick School District’s
    School Board votes 7-2 for 2.9% tax increase

    The final 2016-17 Warwick School District budget was approved on Tuesday. Not everyone was happy about it, though, for a variety of reasons. Several language arts teachers were concerned because three retiring middle school English teachers are...

    • Posted June 22, 2016
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  • The Booking House was constructed in 1884. The former cigar warehouse was transformed by
James “J.P.” and Michele Perron into an events venue in 2014. (Photo from theknot.com)
    Historical Society recognizes two businesses for historic preservation

      Two Manheim businesses were presented with Manheim Historical Society’s Red Rose award for their historic preservation efforts. The Fulton Bank’s Manheim branch and The Booking House received hand-blown glass roses crafted by Stiegel Glassworks 1976 during...

    • Posted June 22, 2016
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  • Memorable moments from the commencement speeches

    Dr. April Hershey, District Superintendent It was our goal to teach you with heart, so that you learned by heart. It’s my contention that at Warwick, learning occurs when the mind and heart are engaged together. The...

    • Posted June 15, 2016
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  • Destiny Butler snaps a selfie as the rest of the Class of 2016 celebrates around her.
    WHS Class of 2016 embarks on the next phase of life’s journey

    Three hundred and fifty-eight Warwick High School graduates may now be heading in different directions, but they’re forever unified by the diplomas they received Monday night. There were smiles and proud parents and lots of pictures to...

    • Posted June 15, 2016
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    The fallout of 11 MC bomb threats

    Rescheduled graduation ‘the right thing’ Manheim Central School District had its own “annus horribilis” this school year. Of the 27 weapon or bomb threats at county schools in the 2015-16 school year, 11 were at Manheim Central....

    • Posted June 15, 2016
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