• Volunteer firefighters are on the scene during the investigation of a two-alarm fire at a Lititz apartment building Monday night.
    Inferno under investigation: Apartment destroyed, but firefighters save building

    UPDATE: Investigators announced Tuesday afternoon that the cause of Monday night’s fire was ‘improperly disposed of smoking materials.’ A crew of alert carpet installers and the quick response of volunteer firefighters may have saved an apartment building...

    • Posted December 22, 2015
    • 0
  • Investigation Continues into Reported Burglary

    The Northern Lancaster County Regional Police Department reported the following: BURGLARY: Police responded to a reported burglary in progress in the 800 block of Log Cabin Road, Lititz, at 12:50 p.m. Dec. 4. According to the caller,...

    • Posted December 15, 2015
    • 0
  • Two sheep killed; at least three others injured overnight Wednesday

    A killer is on the loose in the Penryn area of Penn Township. An animal, likely a large dog, killed two sheep and injured at least three others overnight Wednesday, according to John Veylupek, a Pennsylvania Game...

    • Posted November 24, 2015
    • 1
  • Investigation continues into fatal accident on Woodcrest Avenue

    A Lititz woman struck by a vehicle Monday evening while walking her dog in Lititz died early Tuesday morning. Karen D. Grover, 55, died after receiving life-saving efforts, including CPR administered by emergency responders at the scene...

    • Posted November 4, 2015
    • 0
  • Police Determine ‘No Validity’ to Threat at Warwick High School

    Breaking News from Warwick School District This morning, Friday, Oct. 9, 2015, a non-specific “threat” was found in a high school bathroom. The administration immediately contacted the Lititz Borough Police, who responded, investigated, and searched the building...

    • Posted October 9, 2015
    • 0
  • Police Called to Warwick Middle School for Terroristic Threats

    Police were summoned to the Warwick Middle School on Friday, Oct. 2, after school officials learned that a student was threatening to commit acts of violence. Based upon the investigation, a 13-year-old juvenile from Lititz was petitioned...

    • Posted October 7, 2015
    • 0
  • Jared Hahn promoted to sergeant for the Lititz Borough Police Department.
    Hahn Promoted to Sergeant

    At the request of Lititz Police Chief William Seace, borough council approved the permanent appointment of Jared Hahn as sergeant for the Lititz Borough Police Department, following his probationary period. Hahn has been a member of the...

    • Posted July 8, 2015
    • 0
  • Brickerville Fire Company honors Wilbur May for 68 years of service

    Brickerville volunteer firefighter Wilbur “Willy” May has served his community for most of his life &tstr; for 68 years. He began serving when he was 19 years old, in 1947. That year Harry Truman was president, Chuck...

    • Posted June 30, 2015
    • 0
  • Shooter named in road rage incident

    While police have not identified the two men involved in Wednesday’s road rage shooting, the Record Express has learned through reliable sources that the gun was fired by Jim Mellinger, a 74-year-old Lititz area resident. Darrel Smith,...

    • Posted May 8, 2015
    • 0
  •  Habitual dog hoarding in Rothsville

    Dog law officers responded last week for the third time to a property owned by serial dog hoarder Barbara E. Dienner. The Pennsylvania SPCA’s action in seizing 19 dogs March 27 from Dienner’s property on the 800...

    • Posted April 1, 2015
    • 0