• LR20170119_SocWedBillow
    Billow, Steffy married

    Brooke Steffy and Bryce Billow, of Lititz, were married Sept. 10. Rev. Rob Myallis officiated. Brooke is the daughter of Michael and Kathleen Steffy, Lititz. She is a 2008 graduate of Warwick High School. She graduated in...

    • Posted January 25, 2017
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  • babynewyear
    Births – Reported Jan. 26, 2017

    BYLER, Eli Z. and Mary S. (Blank), Kirkwood, a daughter, at Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center, Jan. 18. CLARK, David and Elizabeth (Kassinger), New Holland, a daughter, at Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center, Jan. 18....

    • Posted January 25, 2017
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  • LR20170119_soc ann Straw
    Straws married 50 years

    Irvin E. Straw Jr. and Loris Jean (Snyder) Straw celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary recently. Irvin and Jean were wed Jan. 14, 1967. Irvin met Jean as the tour guide for Jean’s youth group during a Gettysburg...

    • Posted January 18, 2017
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  • LR20170119_SocEngTruax
    Truax, Russo will wed

    Mr. and Mrs. Larry and Susann Truax, of Needmore, happily announce the engagement of their daughter, Elaina Blessing Truax, to Daniel Alexander Russo, son of Dr. and Mrs. Marc and Correen Russo of Lititz. Elaina is a...

    • Posted January 18, 2017
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  • babynewyear
    Births – Reported Jan. 19, 2017

    ALEXANDER, Douglas and Alicia (Huber), East Petersburg, a son, at Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center, Jan. 6. APPLER, Shanon, and Josiah Griest, Strasburg, a daughter, at Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center, Jan. 13. CLAYCOMB, Ashley,...

    • Posted January 18, 2017
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  • lr20170112_socengslater
    Slater, Acquino will wed

    Samantha R. Slater and Thomas D. Acquino, of Winchester, Va., recently announced their engagement. Samantha is the daughter of William and Charlene Slater, Lititz. She graduated from Warwick High School in 2012, and attended Kutztown University. She...

    • Posted January 11, 2017
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  • lr20170112_socengmcconnell
    McConnell, Kauffman to marry

    Mark and Cindy McConnell of New Castle, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Anne McConnell, to Adam Kauffman. The groom-to-be is the son of Randy and Diane Kauffman of Lititz, and is a 2007...

    • Posted January 11, 2017
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  • babynewyear
    Births – Reported Jan. 12, 2017

    ALBRIGHT, Alicia, and Blake Shissler, Leola, a son, at Heart of Lancaster Regional Medical Center, Sunday. DIEHM, Ethan and Alyssa, Lititz, a daughter, at Women & Babies Hospital, Jan. 3. GOLDING, Brent II and Stephanie (Taylor), Columbia,...

    • Posted January 11, 2017
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  • Clair Bard, formerly of Manheim, shows a few of the Christmas
cards he received while sitting in his room at Oak Leaf Manor
North. (Photo by Blaine Shahan)
    Cards brighten man’s first Christmas after losing wife

    One Lancaster County man is having an unexpectedly merry Christmas, thanks to the kindness of strangers. The daughters of longtime Manheim resident Clair Bard estimate that more than 2,000 people responded to their request for help to...

    • Posted January 4, 2017
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  • lr20170105_soc-eng-gallagher
    Gaidis, Gallagher will marry in August

    Karen and Dave Edlund, and Mark Gallagher, of Lititz, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Krista, to Andrew Gaidis of Wall, N.J. Krista is a 2007 graduate of Warwick High School, and a 2011...

    • Posted January 4, 2017
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