• Noah B. Hurst Sr., 92, Lime Rock Mennonite member, had 119 great-grandchildren

    Noah B. Hurst Sr., 92, of Ephrata, passed away Tuesday, July 15, 2014, at his residence. He was born in Martindale to the late Frank and Lydia (Burkholder) Hurst and was the husband of the late Mabel...

    • Posted July 23, 2014
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  • Deaths of Local Interest – July 26, 2014

    Nancy M. Breneman, 85, of Mount Joy, passed away June 20 at Luther Acres Retirement Community. Nancy was a member of Elizabethtown Church of the Brethren. Her pride and joy was her family. Spending time with them...

    • Posted June 25, 2014
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  • What’s in Lititz Run? Everything from TVs to turkeys

    More than 170 volunteers turned out in the chilly, damp weather Saturday morning, meeting at strategic locations in the Lititz Run watershed. Though the day started out with rain, the sun was shining when the volunteers gathered...

    • Posted June 18, 2014
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  • Trombone choir announces Easter morning on sleepy Lititz streets

    Strains of the Easter chorale “Sleepers Wake” may be heard on the streets of Lititz at 4 a.m. on Easter morning as the Moravian brass ensemble, still called a Trombone Choir from its formation in the 18th...

    • Posted June 18, 2014
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  • Warriors bow to Exeter in Districts

      by Bruce Morgan Of the 104 pitches that Travis Reapsome threw on Monday, there was just one that he would have liked back. The high fastball wasn’t missed by Exeter Township three-hole hitter Austin Gentry, who...

    • Posted June 18, 2014
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  • Baron athletes end season at States

      Iosue takes 11th in discus by Bruce Morgan It remains to be seen if Manheim Central senior Sophia Iosue throws the discus after high school. If so, it will be at Harvard University, where she plans...

    • Posted June 18, 2014
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  • Keller Bros. sponsoring service dog in training

    The folks at Keller Bros. have been affiliated with the UDS Service Dogs Program for nearly 10 years, since Suzy Keller adopted a Yellow Lab named Zeke. Last year, Keller Bros. donated a Ford Flex to the...

    • Posted June 18, 2014
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  • Joanne Todd Shaub, 73, WHS class of ‘58, owned art and antique galleries and Florida hotel

      Joanne Todd Shaub, 73, of Bonita Springs, Florida and Lititz, passed away peacefully on Friday evening at Moravian Manor, April 4, 2014. Born in Lititz, she was the daughter of the late Raymond and Anna Diirner...

    • Posted June 18, 2014
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  • Deaths of Local Interest – June 5, 2014

    Paul F. Boyd, 90, of Lancaster, went home to be with the Lord on May 29 at Lancaster General Hospital. He served in the United States Army during WWII and later was employed by Black and Decker...

    • Posted June 4, 2014
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  • Scripps National Spelling Bee contestant Hannah Citsay (left) and her mother Mary (father Bruce missing) at St. Anne’s Catholic School in Lancaster  on Tuesday.
    Spelling success

    Eight questions with eighth-grade Lititz resident Hannah Citsay who went to her second Scripps National Spelling Bee last week The word(s) is Hannah Citsay, can you use it in a sentence? “Hannah Citsay is graduating in two...

    • Posted June 4, 2014
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