All posts tagged "featured"

  • Manheim Central senior Tyler Hoag reached a distance of 56 feet, 4 3/4 inches to win the District Three Triple-A boys shot put title last Friday at Shippensburg. Photo by Preston Whitcraft.
    Crowning achievement: Hoag leads MC at Districts

    Throughout the season, Tyler Hoag has been shooting to reach the 58-foot mark in shot put. The Manheim Central senior came close last Friday, but fell slightly less than two feet short. It didn’t matter. With his...

    • Posted May 25, 2016
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  • Radishes thrive in cool, wet weather, so it's been a great spring for the crunchy salad staple, even though the rest of us have been rooting for a little more sun and warmth. Still, the rainy morning of May 21 didn't dampen the spirit of fans of the Lititz Farmers Market, which is now open for the season. This week's forecast looks to be a bit brighter. Photo by Laura Knowles.
    ‘Rad’ weather doesn’t spoil market’s opener

    It was a soggy morning for the opening day of Lititz Farmers Market on Saturday as a steady crowd braved the showers and came out anyway. “I don’t really mind too much. Everything is covered and it’s...

    • Posted May 25, 2016
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  • Playing Splendor at Aaron's Books are (left to right) Chester Dunlap, David Raffensperger, Laura Paist, and Scott Paist. Photo by Sarah Hummer.
    Let’s Go! The Art of Geeking Out

    Recent rain may be pleasing to the plants, but not my little sprouts. A brief break in the weather gave way for a stroll down Main Street with children in tow. All Fun and Games On April...

    • Posted May 25, 2016
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  • Photo by Captured Memories Photography Don't come home to this secret. This is a staged photo based on everyday addiction scenarios.
    Secrets of addiction: What you didn’t know

    “Secrets of Addiction” is the fourth feature in a monthly series on the addiction crisis that our society is facing. The series is written by Janice Ballenger, who works at Retreat at Lancaster County, a premiere 160-bed...

    • Posted May 18, 2016
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  • Dan Zimmerman, Warwick Township Manager and WTWA assistant secretary, admitted the WTMA in 2010 reused several sample sites, including tests of his own home and the homes of others associated with the township, “due to not having enough reserve sample sites. Photo by Patrick Burns
    DEP says Warwick Twp. violated testing regs, but tap water is fine

    Warwick Township officials found themselves in hot water Tuesday while discussing errors in copper-lead testing procedures submitted to the state in 2010 and 2013. The Warwick Township Municipal Authority received a notice of violation letter dated March...

    • Posted May 18, 2016
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  • Manheim Central center fielder Jake Novak (far left) leaps onto the “dogpile” in celebration of the Barons’ Section Three-clinching 2-0 shutout of ELCO last Saturday at Ephrata’s War Memorial Field. The title is the program’s first Section title since 1994. (Photo by Stan Hall)
     Mummau’s debut delivers Section crown for MC

    Manheim Central’s Drew Mummau couldn’t have asked for a bigger spot to make his first varsity start on the mound. The Barons had lost back-to-back games with an opportunity to clinch the Section Three crown. With their...

    • Posted May 18, 2016
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  • Running the anchor leg of the 4x400 relay, Warwick freshman Emily Williamson digs deep to hold off Manheim Township’s Courtney German in the final turn. The Lady Warriors won the L-L gold in a time of 4:02.92. (Photo by Preston Whitcraft)
     Lady Warriors run away with three L-L titles

    Out of the corner of her eye, Warwick’s Emily Williamson saw Manheim Township anchor Courtney German closing fast. The Lady Warrior freshman had one thought. “We were coming around the back stretch, she was coming up behind...

    • Posted May 18, 2016
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    MC boys and girls claim Section Two crowns

      Clearly, Monday’s match-up against Garden Spot was more than just another meet for the Manheim Central boys and girls track and field teams. For the Baron boys, the opportunity to finish off a perfect season as...

    • Posted May 11, 2016
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    Warwick choral concert pays tribute to Hollywood

    Show covers classics from ‘Happy Trails’ to ‘Jaws’ to ‘Footloose’ The community is invited to attend the Warwick High School spring choral concert, “Cinemagic…A Salute to Hollywood,” this Saturday, May 14, at 7:30 p.m.; and Sunday, May...

    • Posted May 11, 2016
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    Stress test: Virtual training helps local police prepare for tense scenarios

    First in a series on the stresses and split-second decision-making police face, and how that anxiety and tension is heightened in today’s politically-charged climate. The Lititz Police Department invited the Lititz Record Express to participate in stress/reaction...

    • Posted May 11, 2016
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