• With solid protection in fromt of him, Manheim Central grad Derek Adams (96), a freshman punter at Kent State University, boots away one of his six punts in the Golden Flashes’ game at Penn State last Saturday. Photo by Matt Libhart.
    Former Baron star sees first collegiate action punting for Kent State at Beaver Stadium

    The cell phone of 2016 Manheim Central grad Derek Adams was lighting up last week. While preparing to accompany the Kent State University football team to Penn State as the Golden Flashes’ starting punter, many of his...

    • Posted September 7, 2016
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  • While being chased by Warwick sophomore lineman Nick Coomer (60), Manhei Central senior quarterback Kody Kegarise (left) rolls to his right and looks for an open receiver in the Barons’ win last Friday night. Photo by Cathy Chapis.
    Big plays lift Barons over Warwick, 38-17

    The trust level between Manheim Central QB Kody Kegarise and his receivers is already sky high. The Barons’ senior signal-caller is confident in the wideouts’ abilities to get open, while Jake Novak, Austin Geib, Mitchell Ruth and...

    • Posted September 7, 2016
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  • Warwick High School graduate Alyssa Manley (right), shown here playing in the Rio Send-Off Series
held at Spooky Nook, enjoyed her first Olympics as a member of the U.S. Women’s Field Hockey
Team. (Photo by Suzette Wenger)
    Manley reflects on Rio Olympics, sets sights on 2020

      A selfie with all-time Olympic great Michael Phelps followed by a 4-0 jump in Pool B of the 2016 Rio Games. It was a memorable start for Lititz’s Alyssa Manley and the U.S. Women’s Field Hockey...

    • Posted August 31, 2016
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  • Marie (left) and Ann with Jim Dietz, a sculler for the men’s rowing team, in Montreal.  Images provided by Marie Jonik Myers
    Watching Rio brought back fond memories for Lititz’s 1976 Olympian

    The year of Jenner, Leonard, and Jonik America’s bicentennial was much more than a patriotic milestone for Lititz’s Marie Jonik Myers. It was magical. In 1976, 40 years ago, Myers, originally from Havertown, was an alternate for...

    • Posted August 31, 2016
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  • Warwick rising senior Rylee Derr (10), shown driving to the basket against Ephrata last season, gave a verbal commitment on Tuesday to continue her basketball career at Division-Two Kutztown University.
    Derr commits to Kutztown

    Kutztown head women’s basketball coach Janet Malouf got the telephone call she had been wanting on Tuesday afternoon. Warwick rising senior Rylee Derr, a Lancaster-Lebanon League All-Star who collected her 1,000th-career point last winter, gave Malouf the...

    • Posted August 31, 2016
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  • Lancaster Barnstomers’ manager Butch Hobson (right) and pitcher Pete Andrelczyk (left) were at Tomato Pie Cafe in Lititz for a meet-and-greet last Friday.
    Catching up with Hobson in Lititz

    In 2015, Lancaster Barnstormers’ skipper Butch Hobson put himself in the Atlantic League record books. Just before recording his 1,800th all-time victory, he overtook Sparky Lyle as the winningest manager in League history. A former big league...

    • Posted August 31, 2016
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  • Warwick quarterback Tyler Trimarchi
    Back-yard rivals prepare to write another chapter

    The lights will be back on this Friday night at Manheim Central’s Elden Rettew Field for the start of another high school football season. And for the fifth straight season, back-yard rivals Warwick and Manheim Central will...

    • Posted August 31, 2016
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    Santa Run registration open

    The Manheim Lions Club recently announced that registration is now open for the second annual Manheim Santa Run 5K, to be held on Saturday Dec. 3, beginning at 8:30 a.m. This is a time for family and...

    • Posted August 31, 2016
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    Win Big “Bucks” With us in our weekly College Football Contest!

    Win Big “Bucks” With us in our weekly College Football Contest! Starting September 7, 2016 in Section B of each Week’s issue. Weekly prize: 50 Shopping Dollars Be part of the Team! Run your Business’s ad the entire College Football Season in both...

    • Posted August 30, 2016
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  • Kristin Harris (Peifer), left, shown here with Warwick teammate Amanda Eckert, hoisted the PIAA championship trophy with the Lady Warriors’ field hockey team in back-to-back seasons in 1999 and 2000.
    Warwick Hall welcomes seven

    The Warwick Athletic Hall of Fame’s enrollment has grown by seven. With the recent selection of the 2016 Class, there are now 22 members in the Hall, which was created three years ago. Induction ceremonies for Warwick’s...

    • Posted August 24, 2016
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