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    Make America Great Again hat trick Trump wins Lititz, Pennsylvania, nation

    By Patrick Burns While local homeowners had posted Donald Trump lawn signs about 35-times more often than dwellings fronted with Hillary Clinton placards, the news programs broadcast inside those homes offered little chance for the supporters of the maverick GOP presidential candidate. Yet...

    • Posted November 11, 2016
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  • Leslie Penkunas and Benedict Sahd, Republican Committee and Warwick School Board members, spoke with queued voters during the chilly morning hours on Nov. 8.
    For many, this election was a matter of trust

    Trust issues seemed to be on the minds of many local voters who flocked to polls in record numbers Tuesday. Paul and Jeanne Snader of Lincoln Avenue in Lititz cast their votes at St. Luke’s United Church...

    • Posted November 9, 2016
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  • Dale Shelley (Republican), Dawn White (Democrat), voter Netsai Patricia Tapfuma with daughters Tanaka and Savannah, Lincoln Hockenbrough (Republican), and Jeanne Grimsley (Republican) at St. Luke’s United Church of Christ.
    Can’t we all just get along? Political foes can be friends

    On Election Day outside the Lititz Fire Hall, poll watchers Cathy Gelatka, Kim Conrad, and Linda Galway were surrounded by dozens of campaign signs. The three women happen to be friends, even though Gelatka was there for...

    • Posted November 9, 2016
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  • (Left to right) Ethan Blazek, Jill Colebert, Pietro Elliott, Collin Kauffman, and Tabby Delmont couldn’t wait to hear the results of the WHS 2016 mock election.
    Students call presidential outcome four days early

    Warwick High School students cast their votes for president last week, and the winner was … drum roll … Donald Trump! It proved to be a foreshadowing of Tuesday’s reality. In the mock election held at the...

    • Posted November 9, 2016
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  • Lititz resident Mary-Lynn Lavender met President-Elect Donald Trump when during his Oct. 1 rally in Manheim. She gave the invocation at the event, and later predicted a Trump win on Nov. 8.
    Make America Great Again hat trick Trump wins Lititz, Pennsylvania, nation to become next president

     Donald Trump shocks the world, becomes 45th President of the United States While local homeowners had posted Donald Trump lawn signs about 35-times more often than dwellings fronted with Hillary Clinton placards, the news programs broadcast inside...

    • Posted November 9, 2016
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  • A voter, a pencil, and a piece of paper provides the simplest and fastest way to tally election results, according to local election officials.
    Voters step back from machines for a speedier tally

    It may seem like a step backward, but Lancaster County poll workers this year were gently encouraging voters to use paper ballots. The reason, said Randall O. Wenger, chief clerk to the Lancaster County Board of Elections,...

    • Posted November 9, 2016
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    Honor a vet with a commemorative brick

    Remember the military veteran in your family this Veterans Day with a personalized commemorative memorial brick paver displayed for all time at the Veterans Honor Park of Lancaster County. The men and women of Lancaster County have...

    • Posted November 9, 2016
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  • Sarcasm and frustration have been frequent themes in voter conversation during this presidential election. Polls open at 7 a.m. next Tuesday.
    Go time! Election breakdown, rules and regs

    As the rollercoaster 2016 Presidential election cycle winds down, poll-watching, voter etiquette, and ballot integrity have become issues of concern. Of course who will be watching whom will depend on where you cast your vote next Tuesday,...

    • Posted November 2, 2016
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  • Amanda Malone, a local NABBA competitor, often trains at Iron Fit Gym. She won “overall bikini” last year, and is competing this year for the title of “Ms. Figure America.”
    Local gym pumped up for bodybuilding championship

    NABBA USA’s National American Pro Show & Bodybuilding Championships will be held beginning at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 12, at Spooky Nook Sports Complex, 2913 Spooky Nook Road, Manheim. Although it’s a national event, it has...

    • Posted November 2, 2016
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    Banding together!

    Cavalcade of Bands scores Manheim Central Marching Barons hosted a Cavalcade of Bands competition on Oct. 29 at Elden Rettew Stadium. The results were as follows: American Division: first place, Greencastle-Antrim, 88.35; second place, Camp Hill, 87.65;...

    • Posted November 2, 2016
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